How Do I Sign Up?

Email programs@lincolngoodwill.org or call 402-438-2022 with your preferred volunteer date(s). A Goodwill representative will contact you within two business days to schedule an orientation, location, and shift(s). Spots are limited, so sign up early!

Please Note:

Shifts must occur within the hours of:

7:30 am – 10:00 am Monday-Saturday.

Volunteers will be placed at one of two Goodwill locations:

6300 Apples Way or 4555 Vine Street.

Contacting Goodwill does not guarantee placement in our Volunteer Program.

Goodwill is unable to accept volunteers with criminal histories of theft or violence.

Age Requirements

Unaccompanied volunteers must be at least 14 years old. Volunteers younger than 14 must have a parent or guardian accompany them. Volunteers 14 to 15 years old may volunteer for a maximum of three hours per day, and a total of eighteen hours per week. Restrictions change during non-school months. The number of days per week is up to the volunteer and site supervisor. Exceptions may be made for court-referred volunteers.

Task Descriptions


Sort donations into two categories at the warehouse.

Special Events:

Assist staff at community events that are held throughout the year.

Facility Upkeep:

Dust shelves, fixtures, merchandise, windows, upkeep of grounds including trash and weeds, light repairs, cleaning, painting, etc.
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