Making Strides Against Breast Cancer of Cape Cod is constantly looking to improve and grow and we can't do it without the help of our local community! Our event is created, promoted, and run by a committee comprised of volunteers and we would love to add some new faces. Planning Committee member's responsibilities and tasks are wide ranging and can be customized to your level of involvement, making thi more
Lower Cape Outreach Council offers a number of volunteer opportunities to assist the organization in responding in a variety of ways to the immediate needs of the client in crisis. Please email the listed contact person provided and you will be directed to the Volunteer Coordinator to determine where your interests and abilities may be best utilized for a mutually beneficial volunteer experience. more
Junior animal care volunteers care for small turtles at the National Marine Life Center. Species cared for include endangered red bellied cooters (turtles) and diamondback terrapins (turtles). For safety purposes, junior animal care volunteers must be at least 14 years old. Specific duties include the following.
~ Clean headstart turtle tanks and feed the headstart turtles;
~ Maintain cleanliness of fo more
Fundraising and events volunteers assist with all aspects of fundraising for the National Marine Life Center.
~ Help organize and assist at fundraising events (Mermaid Ball, Feet Fins & Flippers 5K, etc.);
~ Enter fundraising data into GiftWorks and other programs;
~ Conduct research into prospective donors and grantors;
~ Search for opportunities (events, kiosks) for NMLC to present itself;
~ Write gr more
Facilities volunteers assist with construction and maintenance projects around the National Marine Life Center facility. Specific duties may include the following.
~ Build and update educational exhibits, wildlife enclosures, husbandry equipment (tool and boot racks), etc.
~ Maintain the physical plant (e.g., painting, plumbing, light construction).
~ Provide landscape services (e.g., yard work, weedin more
Education and outreach volunteers assist the National Marine Life Center in developing and delivering on-site and off-site educational programs. Specific responsibilities may include the following.
~ Represent NMLC at festivals and fairs;
~ Present programs to student and community groups;
~ Run hands-on activities;
~ Develop education programs; and
~ Research new and exciting ways to construe informat more
Animal care volunteers assist with all aspects of husbandry for the National Marine Life Center's marine wildlife patients. Animals cared for include red bellied cooters (turtles), diamondback terrapins (turtles), sea turtles (various species), and seals (various species). Specific duties include the following.
~ Clean tanks, weigh, measure and feed animals
~ Maintain cleanliness of clinic, animal hosp more
Administrative and office volunteers assist with a variety of office work around the National Marine Life Center. Specific duties may include the following.
~ Maintain press clippings archive of articles on NMLC and marine animals;
~ Mail newsletters, reports, letters, etc.; and
~ Assist with filing, answering the phone, inputting data, photocopying. more
Discovery Center docents assist with a variety of activities in the National Marine Life Center's public visitors' center. Specific duties include the following.
~ Greet the public;
~ Guide guests around the Discovery Center;
~ Explain NMLC mission statement, purpose and answer questions;
~ Present “Patient Update” talks about current and past marine animal patients;
~ Engage public in Discovery Center more
We are searching for volunteers to record the number of herring that make their way up the Marstons Mills River into Mill Pond in Marstons Mills. It is very easy and a great opportunity for children and retired folks alike! For just 10 minutes in any given hour, you stand at the entrance to the Mill Pond (located at the junction of Route 28 and Route 149 in Marstons Mills) and count how many herring more
On March 14, 2015, the Cape Cod Center for Women (CCCW) will be hosting its annual Jeans and Jewels Jubilee to celebrate the shelter's 15th anniversary! The night will be filled with live music by Ad Hoc All Stars, hors d'oeuvres, entrée stations, raffles, and silent and live auctions to benefit women and children fleeing domestic violence. The event will feature emcees/auctioneers Matt Pitta and Kevin more
Each year, The Cape Cod Foundation receives more than 1,000 applications for their scholarships, and award $800,000 to over 400 local students pursuing higher education. We rely on community volunteers to assist us with the review and award process. If the awarding of scholarships were based merely on financial need or academic merit - or a combination of the two - there would be no need for volunteers more
A one time auction at the Eastham - Orleans Elks Club to benefit Tony Stetzko. There will be a silent auction, raffle and live auction.
This should be a fun event to help out a local fishing legend and artist.Looking for help with the silent auction,check out, refilling buffet/clearing..Event is 4-8. more
Selling, marking, arranging merchandise, stocking shelves, cash register, etc. Morning and afternoon shifts. Open 5 days a week, morning shift 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. and afternoon shift 12:30-3:30 p.m. more
Assists the Falmouth Hospital Auxiliary Art Committee Director to include hanging and breaking down art shows in the Thomas Hanley Art Gallery located within the hospital. This occurs on a bi-monthly basis. more
Sunday, October 4, 2015- Calling all volunteers...
The Annual Watershed Ride is a scenic 75 mile bicycle ride from Westport to Woods Hole and volunteers are needed along the entire route. Volunteers are an essential part of all of our major fundraising events. Opportunities are available at the Start Line, Lunch Stop, Water Stops, On the Road and the Finish Line. Start and end times vary according to more
Are you passionate about Buzzards Bay and want to share your knowledge with others? We are looking for enthusiastic, dependable members of the community to be part of our volunteer docent team at our Woods Hole Discovery Center in the heart of Woods Hole. Training and enrichment programs are provided. This is also a great way to earn Community Service Hours! more
The New England Society for Abandoned Animals (NESAA) is looking for Volunteers and Interns to support all NESAA programs and activities.
NESAA is currently looking to fill the following volunteers or intern positions:
• Website ‘geek’ to help with web site updates (Word Press experience desired) and research free software for volunteer tracking/shelter tracking-stats, more
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