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St. John's Lutheran Church
1276 White Street
Dubuque, IA 52001
(563) 583-6572
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Almost Home
1276 White Street
Dubuque, IA 52001

If you would like to apply for a paid position with our mission please download and complete the EMPLOYMENT APPLICATION.

Volunteer Opportunities 

As a Guest House volunteer you:
» see to the comfort of our guests 
» engage guests in conversation and provide encouragement
» act as a positive role model
» ensure safety of all and security of building

    Guest House Opportunities

    Evening Hosts (6:00-10:00 pm OR 7:00-11:00 pm):
    » welcome and register new guests 
    » provide an overview of the Guest House rules and functioning 
    » give new guests a tour
    » introduce new guests to returning guests
    » check and login returning guests

    Overnight Hosts (11:00 pm - 7:00 am):
    » make wake-up calls
    » oversee morning chores
    » log guests out
    » secure building for the day

    Daytime Hosts (as needed due to weather):
    » provide an active and visible presence during the day when the     Guest House remains open due to adverse weather


As an Open Closet Volunteer you: 
» have the very practical opportunity to help handle and sort the donations that come in
» help people find what they need around the store

    Open Closet Opportunities

    Sorting & stocking racks & shelves
    » Tuesdays 8:00-11:00 am
    » Thursdays 8:00-11:00 am

    Acting as a Shoppers Assistant
    » 1st & 3rd Saturdays 8:00-11:00 am

​Almost Home offers a variety of volunteer opportunities. In a culture which values your input, our staff will work with you in order to fit your skills and interests with organizational needs.
Almost Home Opportunities
Almost Home is often in 
need of volunteers for Special Projects outside the normal operations of the Open Closet and Guest House. Contact us if you have an idea or ability you'd like to share. 
Apply Now! 
Jerry and Angie Sigwarth, 
Holy Cross, Iowa
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