Volunteer Opportunities

Partnership and collaboration are the secret ingredients to sustainable community development.  Adelante Thrift offers service opportunities for individuals, groups, churches, schools and businesses on nearly every day of the week.  From sorting to pricing or helping our customers, there's a spot for everyone!

We are looking for High Impact Volunteers to serve in the following positions:


POSITION SUMMARY: Long-term volunteer who can drive our box truck for pick-up and delivery of large donated items.  A CDL (Commercial Driver’s License) is not required.  This volunteer must also be able to assist in lifting and loading/unloading heavy appliances and furniture.  This volunteer position has the potential to become a paid position at Adelante Thrift, for the right candidate. If you are interested in this volunteer position please fill out our volunteer form here Apply here.


Volunteer Team Coordinator:

POSITION SUMMARY: Volunteer Team Coordinator will lead, organize, and direct volunteers and volunteer groups working in various departments throughout the store. This person must: 1. be a Christian who is able to share the Gospel, 2. love people from other places 3. have leadership skills (Supervisory experience is helpful) 4. be available on Saturdays. Any interested person may apply by completing an application form. Apply here.

Donation Sorting Associate:

POSITION SUMMARY: Donation sorting Associate  will work with a team of staff and other volunteers to screen all donated items for sales floor quality and divide donations into the correct departments, item type and size, etc. Apply here.

Pricing Associate:

POSITION SUMMARY: Pricing Associate will work with a team of staff and volunteers to screen all donated goods for sales floor quality and accurately price items. Apply here

Stocking Associate:

POSITION SUMMARY: Stocking Associate will work with the team of staff and other volunteers to help stock the merchandise according to established procedures as well as screen the donations for sales floor quality. Apply here.

Racking Associate

POSITION SUMMARY: Racking Associate will work with the team of staff and volunteers to help rack pre-sorted clothing merchandise and attaching price tags. Apply here.



Volunteer Your Time

Adelante Thrift has a wide variety of volunteer opportunities for people of all ages, ranging from sorting, pricing and stocking merchandise to assisting customers, arranging department displays, and more!  Choose a time that best suits your schedule and come as often as you want.  There are volunteer opportunities on nearly every day of the week.  Your next step is to fill out an interest form, and we’ll contact you promptly to discuss your interests and availability.  Transform your community!

Individual Volunteer Interest Form →

Serve As A group

Serving as a group can be a very rewarding experience, and the impact on our store is huge! Adelante Thrift has volunteer opportunities nearly every day of the week that are perfect for groups of various sizes and types.  Many groups make serving at Adelante Thrift a regular activity. Let us know when you’d like to serve and we’ll get you plugged in to a great opportunity.  The first step is to fill out an interest form to let us know about your group.  We’ll follow up promptly to discuss your interests and availability.  Let’s transform our community together!

Group Serve Interest Form →


Organize a Donation Drive

Donation drives are a great way to engage a group from your neighborhood, church, or workplace in serving together.  Choose a day and work together with your friends to turn your "treasures" into community transformation.  You can rent a truck or schedule the Adelante Thrift truck to come by your neighborhood to pick up. Give us a little information about you and your idea for a donation drive, and then we'll help you think through the important details.  Generosity is transforming community!

Donation Drive Interest Form →