St. Martin’s work is made possible solely through contributions from foundations, federal, state and local government grants, and individuals like you. Find out how you can help St Martin’s by donating your time and money. St. Martin’s Hospitality Center is a tax-exempt 501(c)3 organization under the Internal Revenue Code. All donations are tax-deductible.


Want to help serve those most in need in our community? If you have a few hours free during the week, St. Martin’s would love to work with you in our Day Shelter.

Volunteer in the KitchenSt. Martin’s serves a daily average of 350 men, women and children in its Day Shelter. Due to the high volume of services we provide each day, we always have rewarding volunteer opportunities available for people interested and able to serve.

St. Martin’s has volunteer opportunities each weekday, Monday through Friday.

Getting started is easy, fill out this online application, this information will go to our Volunteer Manager and will contact you with further information. If you have a community service project, call us first. St. Martin’s welcomes energetic, compassionate volunteers of all ages, however we do require parental permission and chaperoning of all minors.

Volunteers are assigned to one of the following Day Shelter stations: Communication Center, Breakfast & Lunch, Shower Station, Clothing Room, Mail Room, and Long-Term Storage. Tasks include serving food, sorting and distributing supplies to clients, organizing materials, computer data entry, and light clean-up. We can accommodate all abilities, and assign tasks accordingly.

In order to volunteer with St. Martin’s, you will need to attend a volunteer training. These are held on the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of each month from 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM.

St. Martin’s is located at 1201 Third Street NW. Look for a two-story, white building with a turquoise staircase. Enter on the ground floor, and check in at the front desk.

THANK YOU! We hope to see you soon.

If you require further information, please contact Carla Miszkiel  at 242-4399 x 324 or via email at

We also schedule tours of our facilities, weekdays between 9:00 am and 11:00 am.