Get Involved

Make a Difference with Hope for Suffolk!

Do you want to be a part of a life-changing initiative? We would love to talk with you about opportunities! Our leadership team is dedicated to investing in our youth and we have a lot of fun doing it. We equip our team with training and support.

Meal Providers

Having a meal together provides a unique opportunity for relationships and connection between our interns and volunteers. Meal Providers bring and serve dinner to our crew of 45 people on Wednesdays at 6 PM, right before our weekly workshops.


Sign up for as many or as few Wednesday dinners as you want. Deliver and serve dinner from 6 PM to 6:30 PM on the date you select. Great opportunity for your small group, neighborhood friends or whole family to volunteer together!

Want to serve but don’t have time to cook? Pizza or Subway sandwich platters always work.

Farm Volunteers

Work alongside our interns or on your own schedule. You can “adopt a spot”, bring your colleagues for a volunteer day or serve regularly with our interns. Working together provides a wonderful setting for transformational conversations that point people to Jesus.

Intern workdays are Mondays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays

  • School year: 3:30 to 6 PM (March – May, September – October)
  • Summer: 9 to 11:30 AM (June – August)

Allies (AKA Mentors)

Allies work with our youth interns to provide encouragement, support and prayer during our weekly workshops on Wednesdays from 6 to 8 PM. The relationship between an ally and their designated student-interns is transformational! Allies work in pairs with a small group of interns from March through August.

(Being an ally) has been one of the greatest privileges and blessings of my life. It gave me pause to realize our students have struggled and overcome incredible trials in their lives. I found myself looking forward to class and really sad when it ended.
Susan Quier

2013- 2015 Ally

My ally helped me to realize that I am capable of reaching goals, that I have worth in the eyes of God.
Jeraline Blount

2013 Graduate

(My ally) helped me gain confidence and overcome roadblocks to success.
Dorothy Jones

Hope for Suffolk Graduate and Board Member


Allies commit to attending workshops with their participants on a weekly basis for the 6 months of the program (March – August)

Workshops Times

Wednesdays from 6 to 8 PM, March – August
Everyone will miss some workshops. As long as you can commit to attending most workshops, we would still love for you to be an ally!

Make a Donation

Become a Sustaining Partner of Hope for Suffolk

You can sponsor a Hope for Suffolk participant or you can make a simple tax-deductible donation. Donate online or contact our office for other options.

Get Involved

Find out how you can help make a difference in the life of young men and women in Suffolk today.

Call Us

(757) 202-6084

Visit Us

3488 Godwin Blvd.,
Suffolk, VA