Become a HER Volunteer!

Thank you for your interest in volunteering with the HER Shelter! We appreciate your support for our clients and would be glad to have you join our volunteer team. 

HER Shelter volunteer opportunities include but are not limited to:

• Organizing  / Sorting donation items in the HER clothing closet
• Cleaning

• Yardwork / Maintenance
• Work an event      

• Hold a donation collection drive
Movers - Assist clients transitioning from shelter to their own place by  transporting mattresses, furniture and other needed items       

• Provide a dinner for HER Shelter families

If you are interested in volunteering at the HER Shelter, please fill out a registration form Here. Our volunteer coordinator will then connect with you as well as add your contact information to our active volunteer email list, where you will receive updates and announcements on HER Shelter events and volunteer opportunities throughout the year. 

For all questions regarding volunteer and internship opportunities, please email our volunteer coordinator at

Volunteer Eligibility Policy can be found HERE

Volunteer Handbook can be found HERE.

Join our Golf Tournament Planning Commitee

Our first planning meeting for our Heroes for HER Golf Tournament will be held on March 10th at 6pm.  We will meet in the TowneBank Conference Room located at 1312 Greenbrier Parkway, Chesapeake.  Please email Deborah at to RSVP.

Volunteer for the Heroes for HER Golf Tournament

When:  May 20, 2022

Where:  Bide-A-Wee Golf Course, Portsmouth

Shifts Available:  9:00 AM - Noon - Set Up

                                10:00 AM- Noon - Registration, Raffle Sales, Lunch

                                                                  Lunch Distribution

                                 11:00 AM - 4:30 PM - On course volunteers (no

                                                                  golf experience required) lunch


To register:  Email Summer at