Second Chance is run by a volunteer staff of dedicated community members, and there is a space for you

Volunteer opportunities

Front of the Shop: 

  • Assisting customers at check out, handling money, making change, using a credit card machine, and balancing at the end of the day.

  • Making sure the shop floor is neat and restocking items as needed., including straightening of clothing racks and dressing room area.

  • Light cleaning: vacuuming, dusting,  general cleaning of all public areas (break room area, bathrooms, dressing rooms. 

  • Must be able to stand and circulate around the shop for at least 1 hour.

  • AM Shift:  9:45am-1:30pm, PM Shift: 1:15pm-5:30pm.

 Back of the Shop:

  • Sorting, organizing, pricing, and cleaning of donations.

  • Must be able to stand for at least 1 hour.  

  • Must be able to lift at least 10lbs. 

  • Back room shift is flexible with majority morning hours.

  • Must volunteer one day a week with this position. 


  • Responsible for developing themes and displays for the shop.  

  • Displays include mannequins, top of clothing racks, the houseware departments, book department, front window display and other displays as needed.  

  • Must volunteer one day a week with this position.


  • Clothing items are picked up at the shop and returned when complete.  This is done on an as needed basis and on your schedule. 

Storage Bins Transport:

  • This requires a truck/suv/larger type vehicle. 

  • Full plastic storage containers are loaded and transported to offsite storage units and placed in the storage unit.  Containers that need to be removed from storage are loaded, transported back to the shop, and brought into shop storage. 

  • Strong back required

  • This volunteer works with the Back room manager to schedule storage runs.  

Marketing and Promotion:  (Experience required)

  • Facebook and/or Instagram posting

  • Quarterly Newsletter

  • Volunteer Monthly Newsletter

  • Website update and maintenance

New volunteers are always needed!  Take the next step and click the link below to fill out our Volunteer Applicaiton.  

Once your volunteer applicaiton is received, a volunteer coordinator will reach out to you in a few days.  


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Nancy, Parker and Amy.

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Farmers Market fun.

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JoAnn, Mark and Gray. Wonderful volunteers and supporters.

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Mary Ann hanging artwork

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It takes many hands to make the shop beautiful

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Our Instagram models

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Volunteers make the best models

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