Father Woody's Haven of Hope

  • Colorado


1101 West 7th Avenue
United States

About Us

The mission of Father Woody’s Haven of Hope is to provide food, shelter, clothing, counseling, rehabilitation and hygienic services to the homeless and indigent men and women in Denver; we are here to serve, not to judge. We treat each guest with respect, dignity and a friendly face. We do not receive any government funds and rely solely on donations and grants.

We request volunteers to help with various tasks:

Help in kitchen – serving and preparing meals

Organize clothing donation area

Organize food donation area – fridges and pantry

Sweep stairs/stairwells

Sweep and mop food/clothing area after noon

Sweep outside (out front, around the house, and the alley)

Wipe down refrigerators (outside and bottom of inside)

Make copies for front desks – staple ‘welcome packets’ for new guests

Break down boxes outside

Make medications for front desk

Make laundry ‘tags’ (“name, date and tag #” on each note card)

Print and cut out “clothing slips”

Vacuum shoe shelves (Tuesday or Thursday or after 1:00)

Make hygiene packs

Fold, seal and stamp thank-you letters

Scrub mop-drains

Scrub kitchen mats, around 10:00

Tally clothing handed out (see blue notebook in laundry department)

Breakdown and set up dining room

Sweep and mop stairs

Roll silverware

Vacuum stairs

Wipe down doors and walls

Clean baseboards and wipe down walls on main level

Fill creamers and sugars

Scrub bathroom floors

Wipe down blinds