Become a Volunteer

Volunteers are an essential part of our organization to support staff and youth in different capacities. We are currently taking volunteers, see available positions below.

We are currently taking volunteers. If you would like to learn more, contact us or apply below.

Available positions

Drop-In Volunteer (General)

The Friends of Ruby Drop-In space provides critical support to 2SLGBTQIA+ youth, such as distributing groceries, access to programming, and a space to build community. The general Drop-In volunteer will support the daily functions of the Drop-In space…Learn More.

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Grocery Day Volunteer

The Friends of Ruby Drop-In space provides essential services to 2SLGBTQIA+ youth, such as handing out meals and groceries every Friday during our designated ‘Grocery Day’. Grocery Day volunteers will support staff in packing and handing out groceries…Learn More

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Program Volunteer: Tutor

The Friends of Ruby Drop-In programs provide support to 2SLGBTQIA+ youth as they navigate school, employment, and develop necessary life skills.  The Tutor Hub aims to support participants with improving their educational experience. Tutors will support youth in in math, science, English and other general subjects…Learn More.

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Program Volunteer: Art Space Facilitator

The Friends of Ruby Drop-In programs provide support to 2SLGBTQIA+ youth in expressing themselves, building community, and learning new skills.  Art Space is a program allowing youth to explore different artistic mediums. Volunteer facilitators will share their knowledge and help youth navigate a new medium (i.e.: embroidery, watercolor painting, sketching, etc.)…Learn More.

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Get Involved

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Contact Us

To receive information about our programs and services, please write us an email or give us a call. 

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When you give to Friends of Ruby, you directly support essential services for LGBTQI2S youth. We provide meals, groceries, community programming, practical supports and mental health services.

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Think you’re a good fit for the Friends of Ruby team? Check out the positions we’re currently looking to fill.