Volunteer / Intern at AWARE, Inc.


A field placement with AWARE is a rare opportunity to develop professional competence in working with survivors of domestic and sexual violence. Please complete the Volunteer/Intern application form. You will be contacted by AWARE within 48 hours. You may also contact Karis Tripp at (517) 783-1638 Ext. 136 or email ktripp@awareshelter.org for more information.

Click here to apply for volunteering or internships.

Current Opportunities

  • 24-hour Crisis Line
  • SANE Advocacy
  • Visitation Center Monitor

Short-Term, Project-Specific Opportunities

AWARE has received benefit from generous local corporations, business and schools whose employees will volunteer their time for one day to paint bedrooms, complete grounds keeping tasks, or plant flowers. If you can give your time in this way, please contact us at info@awareshelter.org.

Non-Client Contact (No Training Required)

  • Monetary
  • Needed items
  • Non-perishable food drives
  • Organizing fundraisers
  • Contacting event sponsors
  • Collect auction items
  • Assist during events
  • Annual fundraiser
In Office
  • Filing
  • Coordinate mass mailings
  • Clean/Organize pantry
  • Painting
  • Yard work
  • Light maintenance