Volunteer Opportunities

Check this page frequently to find out where volunteers are needed and what kind of tasks need to be accomplished. The information here will inform you of upcoming events and every day opportunities where volunteer help is needed. At the bottom of the page is a Volunteer signup/registration document that can be opened, viewed, printed, or downloaded to your computer. Fill out the volunteer form and mail it to VHVHQ, 1215 Pacific Blvd, Albany, OR 97321 or bring in to the Vets Helping Vets HQ Bunker at the American Legion Post 10. You can also call the Bunker at 541-791-4357 or send an email to vhvhqthebunker@gmail.com for information concerning volunteer opportunities.

Accepting Applications for VHVHQ Secretary

Once elected the Secretary serves VHVHQ as a board member.

Responsibilities: VHVHQ Bylaws Article III Section 3 Part 4

"The Secretary shall be responsible for keeping records of board actions, including overseeing the taking of minutes at all board meetings. The Secretary will send out a board meeting announcement with a copy of the last board meeting minutes, agenda, and election nominees if applicable, at least one week in advance of a scheduled regular board meeting. The Secretary shall maintain and submit nonprofit corporate records that are required by the Secretary of State Corporate Division abiding by the laws for incorporated nonprofit organizations under the laws of the State of Oregon."

Applicant must be proficient with MS Word and Windows 10.

Contact Derral Hunt at 541-409-3417 or email derral.hunt@vetshelpingvetshq.com

VHVHQ Office Assistants

Answer phone calls coming into the office and take messages and insuring that messages are received by the appropriate VHVHQ staff member.  Learn how to do an intake of a veteran or a veterans family member who are seeking assistance from Vets Helping Vets HQ to gather information needed from the veteran to assist the veteran and to schedule an appointment for the veteran to see a VHVHQ veteran advocate.

The Bunker  is located at 237 SW Third Ave and is open Monday thru Friday, 9:00 am to 3:00 pm. Call us at 541-791-4357 or sign up this volunteer opportunity on the "Volunteer Registration" page if you would like to volunteer as a VHVHQ Office Assistant.

Veterans Advocates

If you are interested in volunteering to become advocate for veterans, you've come to the right place. VHVHQ holds training classes to educate advocates on how to determine claim eligibility and to assist veterans or veteran family members in a preparing fully developed claims for those who wish to file claims with the VA through a Veteran Service Officer. Learn how to locate and assemble records to support claims. To sign up and find out when the next set of classes will start contact VHVHQ at vhvhqthebunker@gmail.com, or call 541-791-43457. Look for class announcements and schedules on the "Upcoming Events" page'

Volunteer Form

Become a registered full time or part time volunteer by completing the volunteer registration form. Click the button at the right to open the form in your browser. You will be able to print the form from the browser or download it to your computer, fill it out and either mail it in or bring it in to the Bunker at the American Legion Post 10 located at 1215 Pacific Blvd SE, Albany, Oregon. You can also fax it to 541-704-0732. The Bunker is open 9:00 am to 3:00 pm Monday thru Thursday.

Instructions to view, download, or print adobe pdf documents: The document will open in a browser window. From there in can be viewed, downloaded to your computer or printed. Note, your browser must have Adobe Reader installed to open a document, almost all do.

We love our volunteers.