How You Can Help


How You Can Help

Cash donations help run and maintain the Passages home.

Donate Used Cars and Bicycles

People are encouraged to donate their used cars and bicycles to Passages. Cars and bicycles are needed for transportation to jobs, meetings, church, and other appointments.

Donating Other Items

Items needed to help run and maintain the Passages home:

  • Canned foods

  • Bicycles

  • Hygiene products

  • Paper products

  • Linens (twin bed size)

  • Towels

  • Clothes and shoes

  • Kitchen house wares

  • Furniture (contact us for a list of specific needs)


Become a Sponsor

Individuals or groups are invited to become a sponsor for a specific area of need:

  • Social Event: monthly birthday celebration party, Phase-up Party, Annual Celebration of Success, Christmas Party, etc.

  • Welcome Basket: a welcome basket to each new resident, which includes toiletries, Pjs, underwear, journals, pen & pencil, etc.

  • Landscaping and grounds keeping.

  • Sunday night dinner and Life Skill Class, i.e., cooking; sewing; finances and budget; etc.

  • Month-end Sunday night dinner and message.

Please call the Passages Office (605-939-0744) to get necessary details regarding a specific sponsorship opportunity and to sign up.

For Churches

  • Provide a meal for the month end celebration dinner (last Sunday of the month).

  • Support Passages financially with a monthly donation.

  • Invite Passages staff and participants to share the program and testimonies at your Church service or small groups. The Passages women have amazing testimonies full of God's miracles. Please call the office (605)-939-0744 to arrange a presentation.

  • Call the Passages office to offer rides for the women to attend your Church. 605-939-0744

Shop Online

With GoodShop or AmazonSmile, they will send Passages a check! Choose Passages Women’s Transitional Living as your non-profit when you go to or They will donate a percentage of your sales to Passages.

PATHS Membership Application

PATHS Membership Application

PATHS is a group of volunteers who provide their creativity and abilities to assist the Passages organization wherever needed – transition coach; administrative support; Bible Study leader, transportation, teaching; social activities; public events fundraising; cooking, etc.  Passages has a very small staff and primarily functions because of its volunteer organization - PATHS. Your help is tremendously valuable in helping to empower women toward positive life change.

Once you become a PATHS volunteer, you will be kept appraised of the various activities and happenings at Passages. Feel free to volunteer for anything that peaks your interest! We do ask that you select one primary area of interest where you can utilize your gifts and talents.

If you are interested in learning more or becoming involved with Passages, please fill out and submit the form below. Or download, print and mail the form to our office. 

If you have any questions please feel free to contact Passages at 605-939-0744.

P.O. Box 9614
Rapid City, SD 57709
Residency at Passages will be dependent upon the interview and space availability.

PATHS Membership Application

Name *
Phone *
Address *
What area(s) would you like to volunteer?