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**Many of our volunteer and internship positions are FILLED for the rest of 2020.**
For questions, or to inquire about opportunities beginning in 2021, please email or call 612.767.6680.
View the January 2021 training series calendar, here.


Volunteering with Tubman is a unique and rewarding experience. There are many opportunities within our various service areas, and most positions can work as internships for school, depending on requirements. See below for current opportunities!

Available Volunteer Opportunities

You can fill out our online application for a volunteer/internship position at Tubman by clicking here

  • Maplewood
    The Criminal Legal Advocate is responsible for attending court in Stillwater or St. Paul and relays information about criminal domestic assault cases to the clients involved. Must have personal transportation.

  • Maplewood Mall NorthStar Youth Outreach Center & Tubman Chrysalis Center
    The Kids in Transition Group Facilitator Volunteer is responsible for facilitating a support group for youth ages 5 to 12 or 13-17 who have experienced family violence, relationship transitions, and/or grief and loss. Groups take place in both Minneapolis and Maplewood. Minimum of one year commitment required.

  • Maplewood
    The Tubman Law Clerk assists the legal department with family law and order for protection cases, including screening prospective legal clients, drafting pleadings, trial preparation, legal research and writing. Must be a 2L or 3L law student or recent law graduate.

  • Maplewood
    The Division Assistant manages and coordinates activities of the Director of Legal Services and Legal Team and supports communication and development functions. Conducts business in a professional manner and maintains positive, effective working relationships both internal and external.

  • Minneapolis
    The Legal Counseling Advocate for Tubman’s Self-Represented Legal Clinic is responsible for assisting volunteer attorneys with providing pro se assistance and some legal services such as drafting of court documents, coaching on how to file paperwork, preparation for court appearances, etc. to low-income clients. This is a different position than a Legal Counseling Advocate.

  • Maplewood
    Assist weekend shelter staff with portioning and delivering meals to residents at our Maplewood shelter. Perfect for people working full-time during the week!

  • Starlight Soirée Committee Member

    Are you interested in planning an event that is elegant, memorable and helps raise funds to support Tubman and the people we serve? Consider joining our Starlight Soirée Committee! The Starlight Soirée is our annual gala to honor survivors’ journeys from fear to freedom and to celebrate the generous donors who support our mission. Committee member are asked to leverage personal and/or professional networks to generate event support through financial or in-kind contributions which include auction items, gift cards, wine, and growlers. Starlight Soirée Committee members are also encouraged to strategize with Tubman staff to help engage potential event sponsors. We are looking for passionate committee members to help us create an amazing event.

    For the 2020-2021 Starlight Soiree committee, all meeting will be held virtually, unless otherwise noted.

  • Remote opportunity
    Help foster positive change in the lives of people who have experienced domestic violence by becoming a Support Group Facilitator, for Pieces of Peace. Facilitators provide a safe, confidential, and welcoming space for Tubman clients and community members. This position is currently being held remotely.

  • Maplewood
    Volunteer will be responsible for transporting residents safely and promptly from Tubman East in Maplewood to appointments and errands, or to Tubman Chrysalis Center in Minneapolis. Must be at least 21 years old.

Currently Filled Volunteer Opportunities