Big Brother Big Sistershttp://www.nepabbbs.org
Help put hope into a child's future by volunteering as a Big Brother or a Big Sister.Time Commitment: 1 year commitment required. 1 visit at least once a week.
Dunmore Senior Center
Are you a music major, or do you simply enjoy playing an instrument? We are looking for individuals for ongoing opportunities to play with the band, sing in the chorus, and participate in musical productions. There are also opportunities for internships through the program.
Outreach Manager: Work directly with girls on Girl Scout programs for 1-2 hrs weekly. Skills needed include: enjoy working with kids of all ages, patience, and flexibility.Time Commitment: Varying times- will work with student schedule
Companion/ Visitor Volunteer Needed at the Scranton OfficeTime Commitment: Flexible Hours
Hospice of the Sacred Heartwww.hospicesacredheart.org
Volunteers needed for one-on-one visits with patients or for special group projects such as music and art therapy projects, Christmas caroling, or preparing welcome baskets.Time Commitment: Flexible hours according to your schedule and special project.
Music Therapy Majors or Minors - Volunteers needed to provide music therapy to its clients.
Meals on Wheels of NEPA
Deliver meals on a weekly basis to homebound persons who are unable to prepare meals for themselves because of physical disabilities, old age or temporary illness.Time Commitment: Monday-Friday 10:00 am-1:00pm 1.5 hours a week depending on volunteer.
Moses Taylor Hospital H.E.L.P.
Hospital Elder Life Program: Volunteers needed to work in partnership with doctors and nurses to provide geriatric care. Some volunteer opportunities include communicating with the patients, relaxation techniques, recreation, comfort/spirituality, and meals.Time Commitment: 2 hours a week Monday-Friday Relatively Flexible *interview process required
Pocono Equestrian Center
We are in need of volunteers that can walk beside a child while on a horse and horse leaders (lead the horse). Also people who would like to hold / help with fundraising events. We operate out of Mystic Mountain Stables in Madison Twp. (20 miles from Scranton).Time Commitment: Saturdays, Mondays, Some Wed. evenings, and Friday evenings
Sr. Paul's Church
Religious Ed. Teachers
6th, 7th & 8th grades
Pre-Confirmation & Confirmation Classes
Special Friend Program or Client AssistantTime Commitment: 1 visit a week at regularly scheduled time.
Translators, Pantry Assistants, Mother Infant Program Volunteers needed.Time Commitment: Flexible Hours
Contact:Ann Marie Locker or Ruma Marshall
Telespond Senior Services
Looking for Tel-A-Care volunteers who would make phone calls from home to homebound clients of Telespond Senior Services.
United Neighborhood Center Youth Program
Volunteers needed to assist with homeowrk help, leadership programs, and other activities with youth programs.
Literacy Volunteers are needed to help an adult improve reading, writing, math, life skills, or English as a Second Language.Time Commitment: Individual tutor training provided via video with flexible training hours. Tutor three hours per week based on your availability.
Contact:Mary Ann Tolerico
Women's Resource Center
Need help moving furniture and families for transitional housing. Will call in advance for volunteers. No training or clearance required.Time Commitment: On an as-needed basis
WVIA Public Television Station
Volunteers are needed to help answer phones and take pledges for the September 2009 TV Membership Drive.Time Commitment: Morning Shift 8AM-12 Noon; Evening Shift 8PM-11PM