Contact Person: Julie Audette, 885-8361 202 Milton Avenue Ballston Spa, New York 12020 Hours: Wednesday and Friday- 10am to 12 noon
The Flurry Festival builds community connections through music and dance. Volunteers 16+ can work on-site volunteering by helping with marketing on the street team, instrument check, site services, raffle and much more.
Contact Person: Mary Baxter, 882-1316 5291 North Street-Galway Ballston Rd. (Front of Lions Bldg.) Galway, New York 12074 Hours: Thursday 10-7pm
Contact: 584-4979 Wilton Rd. (Across from the post office) Greenfield Center, New York 12833 Hours: Wednesday, 1:30-3:30pm (1x/mo.)
Habitat for Humanity brings families and communities in need together with volunteers and resources to build decent affordable housing. Individuals between ages of 14 and 16 can do limited work on the sites. They can paint or landscape but should not be on site when construction is going on. Volunteers between the ages of 16 and 18 can do general … Read More
Contact Person: Tony Bologna 303 Grooms Rd. Clifton Park, New York 12065 Hours: T, W, Th- 10-2pm
Youth 16 or older needed to assist in preschool special education classrooms.
Call to find out how you can help. You can collect food for your local pantry. BALLSTON SPA: United Methodist Church Food Pantry Contact Person: Helen Senecal, 885-6886 101 Milton Avenue Ballston Spa, New York 12020 Hours: Wed 9:30-12 noon Christ’s Church Food Pantry 15 West High Street Ballston Spa, NY 12020 Contact: Jan Bornheim, 885-1031 ext. 5 or 602-0004 … Read More
Help out during September AIDS Walk in Washington Park in Albany. Half of sponsorships go toward emergency assistance fund.
Almost everyone at Home Made Theater, Saratoga’s resident theater company, is a volunteer, from the box office to the back stage crew. HMT needs volunteers for “Front of House” (interacting with the public like ushering and selling concessions), “Behind the Scenes” (everything from helping with sound, lights and building the sets to being on the back stage crew during a … Read More
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
Contact Person: Marion Lundgren, 877-7380 963 Main Street Clifton Park, New York 12065 Hours: W- 4:30-6pm, F- 8-11am
Volunteer opportunities to help with mailings and program stuffing sporadically throughout the year.
Help out with voter registration (farmer’s markets, local schools) and candidate forums.
Volunteers to assist in providing care and comfort to the terminally ill at this community home for the dying in Saratoga Springs. Initial and ongoing training will be provided. Volunteers interested in flowers and gardening are needed in the on-site garden.
Food Pantry Volunteer- Volunteers needed for food pantry, 2x/week, 14 year olds or older. Volunteers assist with packing food orders for food pantry clients. The Pantry is open Tuesdays from 11-1 and Thursday evenings from 5:30-7:30. Assistance is also needed in the picking up of food from the regional food bank in Latham (roughly once a month) or other donations … Read More
Volunteers’ ages 18 years old and older, three hours per week to answer phones, work in the gift shop, do office work, tours and help with special events.
Volunteers, ages 14 and older, interested in military history to be docents who will act as tour guides and interpreters of the museum’s exhibits. Docents serve 3-hour shifts two or three times per month.
Volunteers to deliver meals to homebound citizens in Saratoga Springs, Wilton, Ballston Spa, Round Lake, Halfmoon, and South Glens Falls from 10:30-1:00pm weekdays. You can deliver once a week, twice a week, once a month, alone or with a parent or a friend.
Opportunities for 14-21 year olds in the Firefighter Explorer program through the Boy Scouts of America in Jonesville and other locations, 877-8100. Opportunities for 16-18 year olds as Junior Firefighters or Ambulance Corps Junior Members.