St. Vincent de Paul Society of San Francisco’s programs operate with the commitment of many dedicated and community-minded volunteers from students to corporate groups. Please consider donating your time. Volunteer with us!


Volunteer for MSC-South Shelter:


Please contact Lessie Benedith at lbenedith@svdp-sf.org or (415) 597-7960 ext. 305 to schedule group volunteer projects.


Sign up online at Shiftboard


MSC-South Homeless Shelter
525 5th Street 
San Francisco, CA 94107



Volunteer Opportunities:
– Breakfast Shifts
– Dinner Shifts
– Folding Clean Sheets/Linens
– Computer Lab Assistance
– Deep-Cleaning (Available for groups)


Volunteer for Riley Center:


Please contact our Riley Center Volunteer & Outreach Coordinator, Neda at nsaid@svdp-sf.org or (415) 757-6500 for volunteer opportunities.


Volunteers commit to 4 hours per week for a period of one year after completing the free 40-Hour Domestic Violence Training. If you are interested, please complete our 40-hour Domestic Violence Training Application.


Riley Center Community Office
1175 Howard Street
San Francisco, CA 94103

Volunteer Opportunities:
– Support Line

– Children’s Program
– Co-Facilitate Support Group
– Peer Counseling
– Administrative Support
– Translation