Flurry Festival

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.

Galway Food Pantry

Contact Person: Mary Baxter, 882-1316 5291 North Street-Galway Ballston Rd. (Front of Lions Bldg.) Galway, New York 12074 Hours: Thursday 10-7pm

Habitat For Humanity Of Northern Saratoga, Warren And Washinton Counties

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

Helping Hands

Youth 16 or older needed to assist in preschool special education classrooms.

HELPING THE HUNGRY: FOOD PANTRIES IN SARATOGA COUNTY

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

Home Made Theater

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

Homes For Orphaned Pets Exist (H.O.P.E.)

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

Lake George Opera

Volunteer opportunities to help with mailings and program stuffing sporadically throughout the year.

Mary’s Haven

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.

Mechanicville Area Community Services Center, Inc.

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

National Museum Of Dance

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.

New York State Military Museum

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.

Office For The Aging: Delivered Meal Program

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.

Office Of Emergency Services

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.