Consider volunteering at YWCA Northeast Indiana and help us serve women and families from Northeast Indiana as they move from crisis to self-sufficiency. Volunteering is a great way to gain new experiences, meet new people and learn new skills.

Individual volunteer criteria:
  • Must be 18 or older
  • Must pass a criminal background check, sex offender check and no shelter check
  • Must complete orientation and fulfill training requirements as set by YWCA Northeast Indiana
  • Commit to volunteering at least every other week for a minimum of 6 months
If you are interested in volunteering, check out our available opportunities:

Food Donation Assistant

Childcare Assistant

Sexual Assault Hotline Attendant

Dress for Success Fort Wayne Shop Assistant

Chic Boutique Coordinator

Facilities Assistant


Group Lead

If you think you would be a good fit for one of the posted positions, please fill out an application and return it to Inez Pierre-Louis at Please note in the email which position you applying for.

Do you have a group interested in volunteering?

Group volunteer criteria:
  • Must be 12 or older (with adult supervisor if under 18)
  • Must pass sex offender and no shelter check
  • Must sign confidentiality agreement and participate in short on-site orientation  

If you are interested in a group volunteer activity, check out our available opportunities:

1-Time Service Groups