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WooServes is Back!

WooServes is a summer youth volunteer program running from June 24th to August 16th.  This program offers teens ages 13-17 opportunities to complete “done in a day” service projects in the Worcester area that last 3-4 hours and that focus on tackling critical community needs while having fun, working as a team, receiving community service hours, and creating a meaningful summer!  For more information visit https://volunteer.unitedwaycm.org/WooServes or click the WooServes tab in the menu bar above.

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Volunteer at Festivals, Runs, and Pediatric Centers

The Seven Hills Foundation is always looking for volunteers who are willing to help with the Annual Big Dipper Ice Cream Festival (June) and the AbilityFest 5k Run/Walk (September). The Seven Hills Pediatric Center is also always welcoming volunteers to help cuddle and comfort the babies and toddlers with profound disabilities.

Worcester, MA

Through 1/28/20

Many Volunteer Opportunities Available!

The YMCA of Central Massachusetts is always looking for volunteers within the community to help in a variety of ways. Opportunities include serving as a mentor in the Minority Achievers program, reading to the childcare/preschool children, becoming a sports coach, becoming a chairperson for the Y, and many more.

Worcester, MA

Through 1/28/20

Help with Business Presentations and Technology!

Volunteers are always welcome to help and provide detailed business presentations to young adults preparing for higher education or for jobs through WCAC's Job and Education Center. Volunteers are also needed to serve as computer instructors, helping with resume preparations, computer skills, and online job searching.

Worcester, MA

Through 1/28/20

Tax Preparers Needed!

Volunteers are always needed as tax preparers from January through April to help with the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program, helping low income residents with their taxes at no cost. Volunteers must undergo training in December for the IRS Certification in order to become a tax preparer.

Worcester, MA

Through 1/28/20

Natural History Collection Data entry at the EcoTarium

Make a contribution to science by making rare specimens available online to the public! Enter data and publish photographs of birds, eggs, seashells, or pressed flowers. Qualifications: Working knowledge of English, Latin or Greek. Attention to detail, ability to work with minimal supervision. Basic computer skills, good typing speed. Database training will be provided by the EcoTarium staff. Weekdays, 3 hours per week for 5 months with the possibility of extension.

Worcester, MA

9/25/19 10:00 AM +more

Natural History Collection Inventory at the EcoTarium

Make a contribution to science by uncovering lost specimens in the EcoTarium Collection! Photograph, measure and take notes on birds, eggs, seashells, or pressed flowers. Qualifications: Working knowledge of English, Latin or Greek. Attention to detail, ability to work independently. Manual dexterity to handle fragile specimens. Photography training will be provided by EcoTarium staff. Weekdays, 3 hours a week for 5 months with a possibility of extension.

Worcester, MA

Through 6/28/19

Business expertise wanted

Jericho Road Worcester is seeking volunteers who have business expertise. Desired skill areas include strategic planning, business plan development, fundraising, marketing, nonprofit board governance and recruitment. Our average project is 10 hours once a volunteer is matched to a local area nonprofit.

Worcester, MA

Through 9/30/19

Serve a meal or farm work

We are always looking for volunteers to serve meals at our programs or to spend the day working side-by-side with the residents at the farm.

Oakham, MA

Through 9/30/19

Many ways to help!

Some of the ways you can help: * Pick up food, with staff, at the Worcester County Food Bank *Assist in our pantries with organizing food and working with clients *Assist in the clothing closet (sort donations, help clients find items) *Organize a drive (school supplies, hygiene products, diapers, baby items, Christmas gifts, and more) * Provide dinner to our 12 families at Youville House Family Shelter in Worcester * Work with individuals with developmental disabilities at the Mercy Centre * Assist with painting and weeding at the Mercy Centre * Assist individuals in need of financial literacy (Catholic Charities has a curriculum) * Interpret for individuals who speak Nepalese, Kinyarwanda and Arabic, our Refugee Resettlement program *Drive refugees to appointments

Worcester, MA

Through 9/30/19

Office volunteers

Whether you can give a few hours, a few weeks, or a few months, volunteering at the Girl Scout office could include everything from envelope stuffing to social media analytics.

Through 9/30/19

Cookie Volunteers

Coordinate the annual cookie sale at the troop level. Set up cookie booths, manage inventory and money, and then watch the girls light up when they earn the rewards for being the best cookie sellers ever!

Through 9/30/19

Troop Support

Troop Leader/Co-Leader Work with a group of girls and mentor them as they make new friends and develop connections that will last a lifetime. Troop Family and Friends Assist with driving, activity planning, snacks, money management, or other tasks necessary to keep the troop running oh-so-smoothly from week to week.

Through 9/30/19

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Worcester, MA 01608
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