Employment Opportunities

Homeward Bound of WNC is a nonprofit organization ending homelessness in Asheville and Buncombe County, North Carolina.

Employment Opportunities

 

PRN staff for Woodfin and AHOPE – PRN staff will work when called to fill in for absent employees at Homeward Bound’s Woodfin Apartments and AHOPE Day Center.  The Woodfin is a hard-to-house project of Homeward Bound’s Permanent Supportive Housing program located on Woodfin Street in Asheville.  PRN staff are responsible for controlling access to The Woodfin for residents and guests.   AHOPE Day Center is the front door to our agency and to the community’s homeless service system.  AHOPE provides basic services (showers, mail, phone, storage) and staff that work to build relationships that lead people out of homelessness and into permanent housing.  PRN staff work with other AHOPE staff to provide basic services to clients experiencing homelessness. Click here to learn more and how to apply. 

No One Left Outside – Real Estate Agents Combating Homelessness

92 cents of every dollar goes directly to end homelessness

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A monthly gift allows you to spread the financial impact of your giving across the entire year, lessening a one-time drain on your resources. Also, recurring gifts help Homeward Bound as we can more accurately predict income in advance, which helps with longer range budgeting and decision-making.

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Volunteers help us end homelessness 

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Come volunteer with us! We offer service experiences for individuals, faith communities, businesses, and schools and youth groups. Volunteers help us end homelessness in our region by helping provide much-needed services to people transitioning into a home.

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Your clean and gently used household items can help others experience the comforts of home. Your donations go directly to women, men, and children moving in to new homes or are used at our Day Center. Donation receipts are available upon request.

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The Homeward Bound community includes caring staff, volunteers, board members, and people experiencing or moving out of homelessness. We believe that housing is a human right and use the “Housing First” national best practice to end homelessness. We care about the most vulnerable among us and work every day to help them improve their lives. Join us!

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News & Updates

Michael’s Graduation Story

Michael Couldn't Stand Shelters Michael left his parents’ house after they had a falling out at age 17 and started sleeping on friends’ couches. “I didn’t know anything about being homeless,” he said. The area provider gave the support that Michael needed on a...

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Key Commons Spotlight on WLOS

Key Commons Spotlight on WLOS

Watch John Le's story on WLOS about Key Common, Homeward Bound's newest endeavour into becoming property owners. "Our first foray into owning our own property," explained Executive Director Meredith Switzer. Watch the video for interviews with Board Member Brian...

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Homeward Bound’s Library Outreach

Homeward Bound’s Library Outreach

Homeward Bound staff member Erin recently transitioned into a new role as liaison between Buncombe County Library staff and the homeless community accessing the library. The County approached Homeward Bound because they had so many homeless individuals spending time...

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