These projects come around once a year but make a lasting impact. Get your family, friends, and co-workers together to make a big difference.

Please Note: These opportunities can fill up quickly, please contact our Volunteer Services Director (unless otherwise indicated) for dates, times and number of volunteers needed. Age-restrictions may apply.

Year-Round Special Opportunities

Meals To Go

This program is available for those who cannot attend meal times at the Mission. Lunches can be prepared at volunteers’ homes or organizations.

  • Preferred items: 1 sandwich, 1 carbohydrate, 1 piece of fruit, 1 bottle of water or juice, and 1 snack item
  • Home-made donations, such as batches of cookies, are always welcomed.

Encouragement Cards

Cards can be seasonal, themed, purchased, or home-made. You can call the Mission for specific numbers of guests, but any amount is welcomed.

In addition to these opportunities, we’re open to new ideas on how to give back to the homeless. Just contact us and let us know what creative things you come up with!

Dining Table Centerpieces for the Mission (23 Tables)


Cornhusker Bank One Day Without Shoes

Cornhusker Bank, in partership with many local businesses and organizations, collect shoes for PCM. Over the years, this drive has provided new and gently used shoes to thousands of homeless and impoverished folks in Lincoln.

Gimme Shelter

Each year Pastor Tom spends 24 hours on the streets to raise awareness of the needs of the homeless in our community.


Help with our flowerbeds and grounds beautification around the Mission and in our Memorial Garden.


Good Life Halfsy

Every year, we have 200+ volunteer spots to fill for this event. Plus, every hour a volunteer helps, $10.00 is donated to PCM. (Volunteers must be 16 years or older.)


Starry Nights

This is our biggest fundraising event of the year, and we can’t do it without the help of hundreds of individuals and groups! Learn more about Starry Nights here.

Thanksgiving Food Baskets

We distribute these through our Help Center, and need help with basket registration and distribution.**

Thanksgiving Meal

Spots fill up quickly for this Mission tradition of serving a sit-down Thanksgiving meal at the Shelter, so call early to reserve your spot.

"Santa's Workshop"

Help us sort gift donations and set up a Christmas Store for our guests to shop for their kids & relatives.

Wrapping Parties

Help our guests wrap their gifts, after they have shopped our Christmas Store. (Great for groups!)

Year-End Inventory

We need volunteers to come help take inventory of items at the shelter in late December.


Beneen Allen
402-475-1303 ext. 114


110 Q Street
Lincoln, NE 68508
P: 402-475-1303


401 North 2nd Street
Lincoln, NE 68505
P: 402-817-0980


6800 P Street
Lincoln, NE 68510
P: 402-475-6888