Volunteer at the Rescue Mission
Volunteers bring essential services to the Central Coast Rescue Mission. Each year, thousands of people offer their time, talent, and goodness of heart to outreach projects, to help make a difference in the lives of the hurting and the homeless.
Opportunities are on-going, year-round, and constantly changing. At the Central Coast Rescue Mission, there is a place for everyone with time to give.
Online Volunteer Application
Getting involved is easier than ever! Simply click the link below to fill out our online volunteer application.
*If this is your first time volunteering, you will need to provide a completed Volunteer Application and photo identification.
Restarting in 2023
Help those less fortunate by providing them a meal, personal items, or having a conversation at the different outreach stations.
Restarting in 2023
Homeless Camps in Santa Maria City Limits.
Help pack sack lunches and pass out lunches, clothing, toiletries, etc. to the homeless in the Santa Maria city limits.
Returning January 5th.
Santa Maria Foursquare Church, 709 N Curryer St, Santa Maria, CA 93458 (map)
Help pack and distribute grocery bags for low income families in the Santa Maria city limits.
Central Coast Super Thrift
Monday - Thursday, 9AM - 6PM
Friday - Saturday, 10AM - 6PM
306 N Broadway, Santa Maria, CA 93454 (map)
Help sort donations, hang items on racks, and clean the store facility.
Women's Life Recovery Program
Help renovate our new property in Santa Maria by painting, landscaping, installing a new fence, etc.
Thanksgiving & Christmas Banquets
2023 banquets TBD
Santa Maria Veteran's Memorial Hall, 313 W Tunnell St, Santa Maria, CA 93458 (map)
Help provide low income families a holiday meal by greeting, conversing, and praying with guests, serving food, and passing out free toys and clothing.