Reality Check is a youth activism group that works to create social norm change by eliminating tobacco marketing in communities, state and the nation. Schedule a presenter to come into your classroom to educate your students about the tobacco industry. Your students will learn the following- harmful effects of smoking tobacco, how the tobacco industry markets their products to entice … Read More
Gallery desk volunteers needed M-F, 9-5, Sat. 11-5 (different shifts available during day) in July and August. Youth, 16 and older, interested in the arts are welcome to apply.
H.O.P.E. is a completely volunteer organization. We rescue dogs and cats and keep them in foster care until we can find them permanent homes. We also have a low cost spay/neuter program. Teens can volunteer for our organization by transporting pets to adoption clinics, by fostering a pet (with parental approval), by helping at our fundraisers and with daily operations. … Read More
Bridge Street Lake Luzerne, New York 12846 Hours: M, W, Th. Fr 8am-2pm (24 hr. notice)
Contact Person: Judy Bombard, 793-9092 32 Wilton/Gansevoort Rd. Gansevoort, New York 12831 Hours: 1st and 3rd Thursday’s- 10:00-12:00
Teen Leaders Club: A variety of opportunities for youth ages 14 and older to assist with after school tutoring and recreation programs. Special events opportunities- Healthy Kids Day, Annual Support Campaign and general fundraisers for youth 15 years old and older.
Yaddo is a retreat for artists in Saratoga Springs. Our mission is to provide artists time, space, and privacy in which to pursue creative work. Each year, Yaddo welcomes over two hundred artists from all over the world for stays from two weeks to two months, at no cost to them. While most of the estate is reserved for the exclusive use of our guests, … Read More
Wilton Wildlife Preserve & Park is a non-profit organization partnering with the Town of Wilton, Saratoga County, NYS DEC and The Nature Conservancy to conserve ecological systems and natural settings while providing opportunities for environmental education and outdoor recreation. The Preserve & Park is part of the Saratoga Sandplains, an area of ancient sand dunes, small but important wetlands and diverse ecological communities, home to the federally endangered … Read More
Volunteers, 14 years and older needed to work with seniors in the following ways: Friendly Visiting Program- work with one or a few of the residents, play games, take walks, read, write letters. Transport to beauty shop, perform clerical tasks, and assist with activities/special events. Grounds work- raking, watering plants. Help passing meal trays. Perform resident care tasks- folding linen. … Read More
Volunteers needed to weed, rake, stack wood, bush whack, clear trails, paint cabins and do minor machine repair.
A wide range of volunteer opportunities working with children of all ages in groups and different activities. Ages of volunteers vary depending on the position.
Wide range of volunteer opportunities to gain patient and health care experience. Youth Involvement: ages 15-18, students volunteer for at least 48 hours in the summer, assist in the emergency center, regional therapy center, urgent care, women’s health services, nutritional services, the orthopedic center, and more. Intergenerational opportunity at the nursing home. Student volunteer duties include responsibility to assist in … Read More
Volunteers assist children or teens at Special Olympic events, encouraging them and praising them and acting as a peer role model. Training Clubs in Nordic Skiing, Aquatics, Bowling, Equestrian, Track and Field, Softball, Basketball, Volleyball, Golf, and Alpine Skiing are offered.
Volunteer opportunities for 16 year olds and older. Help is needed for: Receptionist- Greet customers, answer phones, direct call and take messages; Clerical/filing- file forms, assist with mailings, data entry, copying or sorting mail; Food Pantry Assistant- stock shelves, clean pantry, inventory food items; Driver- pick up and deliver food items from local businesses and the Food Bank to the … Read More
The City of Saratoga Springs Recreation Program offers volunteer opportunities for interested citizens in coaching soccer and basketball, as well as volunteering for positions as timekeepers and referees. Other potential opportunities are clean up projects, working with youth at the Rec Center and clerical work.
The library helps people of all ages find books and audio materials and provides programs for educational and personal purpose. Teen volunteers, 6th grade and older can participate in Book Buddies, helping younger children with summer reading; special events; Teen Volunteer Job Fair, for young adults, grades 6-12 and their parents, 7-8 pm in the Community Room on the first … Read More
Volunteers, 18 and up, needed to serve as “desk ambassadors” and work with the public, greeting people and finding out their interests, fielding questions and giving directions and planning visits; computer knowledgeable volunteers who would be able to compile and maintain an events calendar. All volunteers will be interviewed for appropriate placements.
The Preservation Foundation provides the preservation and enhancement of the architectural, cultural and landscape heritage of Saratoga Springs. Mature volunteers needed, 18 years old and older for mailings, community preservation projects and special events. Internships are offered each semester.
Volunteers of all ages needed for Annual Easter Egg Hunt, Make A Difference Day, community, individual, business and international projects.
Volunteers are needed to clean trails, build trails, enhance endangered species habitat, trim and plant. Ages 14 years and older are welcome.