YOU DON'T NEED TO WEAR A UNIFORM TO SERVE
Volunteers are the Heart of STEP, Become a Volunteer Today!
Volunteers support STEP in countless ways, but they are unified by their dedication to our service members and their families.
Whether it's helping at a special event, picking up and sorting donations, working the front desk or providing financial counseling, our volunteers are the reason why service members know they can count on STEP.
Benefits of Volunteering
Soft Skill Development
How You Can Help
How to Become a Volunteer
Each individual is required to compete the following process:
STEP is the proud host of an AmeriCorps Volunteer Infrastructure Project (VIP) Fellow through our partnership with Jewish Family Services. Through 1,700 hours of service, our new team member is working to increase capacity within our volunteer program and provide the support, skills and resources volunteers need.
We look forward to sharing the results as we are able to reach further into the military community, helping those in financial crisis.
“Thank you for allowing me to be part of the STEP team… it truly has been an honor and a privilege to have (volunteered) for an organization that carries out such amazing tasks for current and former service members who deserve the utmost respect. I am so thankful to (be with) an organization with such kind, goodhearted & hardworking people.” - Gene
In 2018, our volunteers contributed 7,896 hours, helping to manage the following:
Emergency Financial Assistance: directly supported 275 families through the EFA process with a 90% success rate in moving military and veteran families from financial crisis to financial self-sufficiency.