We welcome adult volunteers of all ages and backgrounds to become Big Brothers and Big Sisters to children ages 7-12 at entry into the program who could benefit from another caring adult in their lives. Our professional staff screen, match and support volunteers and children in matches that we expect will last at least a year and in many cases longer. Life experience, enthusiasm, empathy and reliabilit more
The role of Big Brother or Big Sister is simply to be an adult friend to a child who could do with another caring adult in their life. This elementary/middle school-based program is offered in conjunction with the Barnstable Schools. Adult volunteers (Big Brothers and Big Sisters) meet with their Littles at the child's school - either during the lunch break or after school. The "match" - a one-to-one f more
Drivers provide medical appointment transportation to Orleans elders. The volunteer background check and volunteer application process is performed by the Orleans Council on Aging (OCOA) because this position entails making contact to elders in their home and spending time with elders during transportation. Transportation is needed from Wellfleet to Hyannis. The time commitment is based on appointmen more
Join us for the Big Fix on Saturday, Sept. 13, 2014! Coordinated by Housing Assistance Corporation, the Big Fix sends teams of volunteers to assist these homeowners with clean-up, landscaping, and small home repair projects. Since 2010 we've mobilized over 875 volunteers and assisted 63 households in Barnstable, Sandwich, Dennis and Mashpee.
Kick-off will be at Mattacheese Middle School, on Saturday, more
Losing your ability to drive is often a sentence to isolation and loneliness. You can help seniors with rides to doctor's appointments, shopping, running errands, and the many other places we all need to go.
You can select from an online listing of service requests to find an opportunity that meets your schedule. Help out as often as you wish, when you wish.
Nauset Neighbors helps seniors remain in more
Nauset Neighbors is an all volunteer organization with no paid staff and no central office. We provide services to seniors via a "virtual office" that rotates to the homes of our call managers. We have sophisticated web based software that allows us to communicate status with each other and maintain records of services to seniors that need to be or have been performed.
The call managers are our conta more
We have two classroom here at The Children's Center. There is a 3 year old room with 9 children and a 4-5 year old room with 15 children. We have volunteer openings from 9-12:30 on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. You can read with the children, play, paint, play on the playground etc. and support a wonderful teaching staff. You do not need experience working in a classroom. People that care and enjoy more
Provincetown Center for Coastal Studies is looking for outreach volunteers to work at our kiosk on beautiful MacMillan Wharf. This is a great opportunity to learn more about the Center's programs and delve into a topic of your own choosing, if you so desire. more
Our Leased Housing department serves about 900 households on Cape Cod--and generates a mountain of paper! Help us track and manage client information by copying, filing, and shredding records. This position also includes preparing occasional mass mailings, and making routine phone calls to clients. By helping with these routine tasks, you free up our staff to work on complex matters like case manageme more
Help track clients for our HeartWrap Heating Assistance program, which helps pay for annual heating system cleanings for homeowners on Fuel Assistance. Cross-check computer files to verify clients' eligibility, then contact service providers and start new files for those who qualify for the program. Follow up with service providers to see if cleanings have been completed, then file invoices appropriate more
Flower Angels USA will officially open in mid-May. Volunteer opportunities include:
collecting donated vases and flowers at various locations including florists, grocery stores, weddings, special events, memorial services and churches.
Volunteers deconstruct the flowers, arrange them into beautiful bouquets then deliver them to nursing homes, hospitals, assisted living facilities and hospice centers. P more
Do you enjoy creating newsletters, special events, have a good eye for detail,organization, and computer knowledge? Seeking a person who can help with updates to our Word Press website, email announcements, and creating a new quarterly newsletter. We also need help hosting a couple of special events a year. This fall we had a fundraiser "Art,Wine,and Song" with a folk group and sing-along, cheese and w more
Please come share your Spanish speaking skills with our students! We are looking for native Spanish speakers to come into our classroom during the school day and help us practice our Spanish conversational skills. The school day runs between 7:30 AM and 2 PM. more
The Harwich High School Multicultural Club is seeking community members who are interested in sharing information about different cultures with our students. Please join us and tell us about the ethnic foods you like to cook and eat, the languages you speak, and any interests you may have in international literature, art, music, or dance. Please contact our Advisor, Elizabeth Hoff (see below) for more more
The Family Pantry of Cape Cod is the largest pantry on Cape Cod. We help over 3000 families and distribute $1,000,000 of food each year. This Volunteer position assists clients in choosing food for their families including produce, bread products, canned and packaged products, meat and dairy. Thousands of families count on The Family Pantry to feed their families more
The Administrative Assistant position reports to the Assistant Executive Director of the Family Pantry of Cape Cod. It requires answering and forwarding calls, general administrative work, computer work, directing visitors, and special projects, etc. You will be working with a team of other Administrative Assistants keeping the office running smoothly and managing projects for the Pantry more
We seek an individual with some data entry skills and familiarity with social media to post theater events on online media calendars. This would require several hours of work to promote 4 or 5 events throughout the year. more
Samaritan volunteers listen with empathy and compassion to callers who need to hear a friendly, caring voice. By befriending callers, Samaritans alleviate the painful feelings and isolation that can lead to suicide. Volunteers all over the world find that being a Samaritan is the most meaningful thing in their life. more
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