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 Anna Thompson 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