Date of Event/Activity: Jan. 16 (or as soon as possible thereafter, but no later than Feb. 1 through April 17 — 1x per week at the same location, day and time)
Name of Event/Activity: VITA (Volunteer Income Tax Assistance) Greeter
Location: Locations throughout Palm Beach County
Hours: 3-4 hours 1x per week
Details of volunteer activity: Greet clients when they arrive, sign them in so they are taken in order, make sure the have all their documents to have their taxes prepared and they qualify for the program. Assign them to a tax preparer. Please note all volunteers must complete two ten question tests. When volunteers contact us we will send the link to the tests.
Contact info to register/sign up: Nubia Ortega – 561-375-6618 – firstname.lastname@example.org
Students can mentor with Big Brothers Big Sisters! Joining our ThinkBig Club/Site Based Program will allow each interested volunteer to earn community service hours and change the life of a child simultaneously!
We offer this opportunity to high school students to be matched with a child in elementary school for one hour, once a week! All that is needed is a positive attitude, willingness to help with homework and play board games; which are provided.
Linked below are the following: the application that will need to be signed by a parent/guardian along with a list of elementary schools/sites with start dates and times as to when we mentor our Little’s.
Application: High School Big Application 17-18
Feel free to call or e-mail me with any questions you may have. Applications can be emailed to contact below.
Customer Relations Specialist
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Palm Beach and Martin Counties, Inc
1700 Kirk Road, West Palm Beach, FL 33406
Phone: 561-727-3450 Ext. 4 Fax: 772-283-0803
Date of Event/Activity: 1 hour once a week
Name of Event/Activity: Big Brothers and Big Sisters
Location: Various elementary schools in Palm Beach County
Hours: Possible 40 hours!
Details of Volunteer Activity: Make a difference. Mentor an elementary school student! Help with homework and play board games!
Contact info to register/sign up: Text 561-425-9169 or email email@example.com
Date of Event/Activity: Saturday, January 27th
Name of Event/Activity: 33311 Broward Aware Family Festival & Walk
|Joesph C. Carter Park, 1450 West Sunrise Blvd. Ft. Lauderdale, 33311
Hours: 8:30AM – 2:00PM (shifts are available; please inquire)
Details of volunteer activity: We are looking for volunteers to participate in the walk. We are also in need of help setting up our table for the festival, representing KidSafe at the table, and cleaning up our area at the end of the event. Our table will consist of passing out informational materials to event participants.
Contact info to register/sign up: Kellie Drexl, firstname.lastname@example.org
Date of Event/Activity: Monday-Friday 8am-6pm, Saturday 8am-4pm
Details of Volunteer Activity: Volunteers must attend volunteer orientation. Orientation is hosted every other Saturday 1-3pm. Volunteers can assist in barn chores, lesson programs, farm work, etc.
Location: 13300 6th Ct. N., Loxahatchee, FL 33470
Contact Info. to Register/Sign Up: Sam Pinder, Volunteer Coordinator: 561-906-9961
We are always in need of volunteers at Furry Friends. We ask for an ongoing twice per month commitment, either by volunteering at adoption events or at our shelter. We also need fosters for our animals. Minimum age to be unaccompanied by a parent is 16. To learn more please visit the volunteer section of our website (under Programs) at www.furryfriendsadoption.org. Students may also get community service hours by participating in our Wish List program, also detailed on our website. Thank you!
Date of Event/Activity: Every Saturday and Sunday
Name of Event/Activity: Cat and Dog Adoptions
Location: Jupiter Petco, 901 W. Indiantown Rd
Hours: 11 AM – 4 PM
Details of Volunteer Activity: Take dogs out for walks and help with adoptions and clean up at end of day.
Contact info to register/sign up: Kathy Wells: 561-401-5706 (call or text), or email email@example.com