How can you help?

Volunteer to assist in one or more of the many servies LICS provides.

Become a Volunteer

Thank you for your interest in volunteering with Lexington Interfaith Community Services.

Volunteer positions are available in many aspects of our organization.

Do you sometimes have a free hour or two during the week or on the weekends? Would you like to make a positive impact on individuals in crisis in your community?

Then get ready to be a flexible volunteer for LICS! We rely on our dedicated volunteers to carry out our mission. Volunteers at LICS give of their time and talents to help our neighbors in crisis.

If you’re looking for a way to help people in need and witness the miraculous results of your giving, consider volunteering with LICS.

Volunteer Areas:

Donation Center – Food Pantry

  • Food Donation Receiving
  • Donation Sorting
  • Pricing & Tagging
  • Food Donation Sort and Stock
  • Pre-packing Food
  • Food Distribution

Social Services

  • Greeter
  • Interviewer
  • Data Entry
  • Prayer Warriors
  • The Benefit Bank

Thrift Shop

  • Cash Register Operator
  • Sales Floor Merchandiser

As a volunteer, you’ll become a part of the LICS family as you create miracles of help and hope. Last year, more than 1,000 volunteers, with a wide variety of backgrounds, donated more than 30,000 hours of service, giving hands-on care in our social services area, donation center, thrift store and by providing administrative support, and more. LICS volunteers report a deep sense of satisfaction in contributing to the well-being of individuals and families while working alongside others who have the same desires.

We provide the training for all volunteer positions, so no prior experience is required. Whether working in social services, donation center or helping to make an event successful, you can be a part of the life-saving work we do.

Minimum age requirements: You must be at least 14 years of age to Volunteer at LICS, Volunteers under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian at all times.

Volunteering with LICS enables you to:

  • Restore hope to individuals and families in crisis
  • Be inspired by the life-transforming results of your volunteer efforts
  • Develop friendships with other compassionate volunteers just like you
  • Complete your Community Service hours for high school or for a college scholarship.
  • Your efforts can renew hope in individuals and families that have lost faith in human kindness.

Come join the family of volunteers at LICS.

**After registering online, please WAIT to be contacted by Kitti, our Volunteer Coordinator. She will be in touch with the earliest available appointment time. Thank you! **

Saturday hours are by approval only, due to staff limitations. Please do not show up to volunteer for the first time until you have met with Kitti. 

To check out special projects perfect for Moms & Kids or non-regular volunteers,click here.

Click here to Apply as an Individual or FamilyClick here to Apply as a Church/Corporate Group


Is your church, youth group, office, school, Boy Scout, Girl Scout, day care, senior group, ladies group, ladies circle, men’s group or civic group looking for a community service project?

We welcome you to get involved with LICS today!


Coming for a visit?

216 Harmon Street
Lexington, SC 29072
(803) 957-6656

Social Services
No appointment needed
Monday - Friday
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Thrift Shop
Monday - Friday
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Donation Center
Monday - Friday
9:00 AM - 5:30 PM
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Our Mission

Glorifying God by serving our neighbors in crisis. (In spirit of Matthew 25:40)