Questions about volunteering?

Contact our Volunteer Coordinator at or 919-844-6676 x152 for more information. We look forward to hearing from you! 



NRM is a great place to volunteer for employee groups, schools, and youth groups. We can accommodate groups up to 20 people. Gather 19 of your closest friends and give us a call!

Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteers fulfill a multitude of roles vital to the mission of NRM. These opportunities include helping in our Crisis Center, Food Market, Pantry and Thrift Shoppe. If you are able to share two hours weekly on a regular basis please consider helping out with the opportunities below!


Donation Door Attendant- Help to receive donations, assist donors, sort donations & help with recycling. Available shifts:

  • Mondays 2-5pm or 4-7pm
  • Tuesdays 2-5pm or 4-7pm
  • Wednesdays 2-5pm or 4-7pm
  • Thursdays 2-5pm or 4-7pm
  • Fridays 2-5pm or 4-7pm
  • Saturdays 10am-12pm, 12pm-2pm or 2-6pm

Garden Volunteers- Help harvest, plant, and weed. Available shifts:

  • Mondays 10am-12pm
  • Wednesdays 10am-12pm

Bagger- Help bag items at the Thrift Shoppe cash register, organize area and assist customers with jewelry. Available shifts:

  • Mondays 2-4pm or 4-7pm
  • Tuesdays 2-4pm or  4-7pm
  • Wednesdays 1-3pm, 3-5pm or 5-7pm
  • Thursdays 12-2pm, 2-4pm or 4-7pm
  • Saturdays 10am-12pm or 3-6pm

Clothing Production- Help sort, organize, hang & price clothing donations. Available shifts:

  • Mondays between the hours of 10am-7pm
  • Thursdays between the hours of 10am-7pm
  • Fridays between the hours of 10am-7pm
  • Saturdays between the hours of 10am-6pm

Linens Production- Help to sort, organize, hang and price linens donations. Available shifts:

  • Monday-Friday 1-3pm, 3-5pm or 5-7pm