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Volunteering with Help Detained Immigrants

Please join us! We need support with everything from answering our hotline to soliciting donations. Below you’ll find different volunteer profiles and the skills/hours required to take on the work. Fill out the form below and we’ll get back to you.

Volunteer Roles

We need help with a range of roles.


Volunteer for a regular shift answering out hotline – our first point of contact with clients.

Ideal candidate: Advanced Spanish, Organized, Patient, Empathetic

Commitment: 3 months, 2-4 hours on call per week.

Case Work

Support follow-up on support for clients including communication with client, family, and coordinating services

Ideal candidate: Advanced Spanish, Organized, Patient, Empathetic

Commitment: 4 months, 4 hours of work per week.

Social Media

Help us tell our story, develop our voice, and generate leads for volunteers and donations.

Ideal candidate: Social Media Savvy, Strong Communicator, Strategic

Commitment: 6 months, 2 hours of work per week.


Carry out supporting research for our case work including tracking down files/forms and contacting partners.

Ideal candidate: Self Starter, Organized, Strong Follow-through

Commitment: 4 months, 2-4hours of work per week

Grant Writing

Support us in growing our fundraising base, identifying and applying for relevant grants using our data.

Ideal candidate: Grant Experience, Strong Writer, Story-telling

Commitment: 2 months, flexible hours. 


Help us grow our community of supporters by coordinating a fundraiser such as a dinner or event.

Ideal canidate: Outgoing, passionate, connected

Commitment: Flexible, minimum one event.

Sign Up

Fill out the google form below to sign up to be a volunteer.



Contact Us

For questions about our organization please use this contact form.

Si necesitas ayuda puedes contactarnos con este formulario.