Help out with voter registration (farmer’s markets, local schools) and candidate forums.
Volunteers, 18 years old or older who are law students are welcome to participate. Limited internships.
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
There are numerous volunteer opportunities at the center such as teaching computer classes, organizing the food pantry, delivering Meals on Wheels, answering the phone and assisting with the Senior Calendar and the quarterly “Connections” newsletter. Community services include: Nursery School, Summer Camp, Latchkey Program, Summer Pre-school Program, Head Start, Back to School Program, Teen View, Outreach Library, Specialty Dinners, Annual … 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.
There are limited opportunities for student volunteers age 16 years or older. Student volunteers can assist with children’s tours, some adult tours, special events and light office work. All volunteers are expected to be on time and professional. Training is provided.
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.
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
Bringing volunteers and communities together to improve the homes and lives of homeowners in need. Youth Involvement: 14-18yr olds. Includes building, painting. Week ends mostly but also some weekdays.
Bridge Street Lake Luzerne, New York 12846 Hours: M, W, Th. Fr 8am-2pm (24 hr. notice)
Roots and Shoots is a student initiated service club organized by the famous animal activist Jane Goodall focusing on helping the environment. High school students work on individual projects (three per year) through their schools and other surrounding communities to make a difference. Examples of past Roots and Shoots work: recycling awareness program, holiday gift making with natural and recycled … Read More
Contact Person: Judy Bombard, 793-9092 32 Wilton/Gansevoort Rd. Gansevoort, New York 12831 Hours: 1st and 3rd Thursday’s- 10:00-12:00
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.
Volunteering opportunities include but are not limited to floor docents, gift shop and admission attendants, mailings, selling raffle tickets, special events such as lawn events and car shows, ground maintenance, butting out and sanding cars to give away to school children and more!
Seeking youth, ages 16 and older, to partner with our agency to help out with our Sibling Support Group, “Sibshops” (kids ages 8-12 who have a brother or sister with special needs), which are held on Friday evenings (6-8pm) once a month for a few hours during the Fall (Sept-Dec) and Spring (March-June) months.
Volunteers play an important role at Saratoga Center for the Family. Our volunteer opportunities include: assisting with special event fundraisers as a committee member or day of event volunteer, helping out in our office with filing, mailings, answering phones, etc, building and grounds maintenance, opportunities to assist with childcare during center-based programs and helping to prepare, serve and clean up … Read More
Offering classes, workshops, summer camps, main stage productions for children age 4-18. Volunteer opportunities in costuming, set and technical design and concessions.