Needed: client facilitators, tax counselors, E-Life administrator, training instructors, technology coordinator, communication coordinator.
3 Slate Rock Rd., Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
Support Group Leaders/Helpline and Office Support/Special Events/Board and Committee Members/Caring Companions
2 Jefferson Plaza, Suite 103, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
(845) 471-2655 or 1-800-872-0994 http://www.alz.org/join_the_cause_volunteer.asp
American Cancer Society
Needed: community educators, volunteers to drive cancer patients to and from treatment, patient navigator volunteers.
95 Schwenk Dr., Kingston, NY 12401
(845) 331-8308 ext. 22 or 1-800-ACS-2345 http://www.cancer.org/
American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP)
120 Wall Street, 22nd Floor, New York, NY 10005
Contact: Maria Idoni, Hudson Valley Region
(845) 452-3518 http://www.afsp.org/
Animal Rescue Foundation (ARF)
Caring for cats and dogs in a no-kill shelter
54 Simmons Lane, P.O. Box 1129, Beacon, NY 12508-1129
Needed: non-profit, art service organization looking for volunteers to gallery sit at our location in the town of Poughkeepsie. Other opportunities include occasional office administrative support and mailings.
696 Dutchess Turnpike, Suite F, Poughkeepsie, NY 12603
(845) 454-3222 http://www.artsmidhudson.org/
Cider Mills Friends of Open Space and Historic Preservation, Inc.
Needed: volunteers for building repair, grounds maintenance, and fundraising.
P.O. Box 2873, Poughkeepsie, NY 12603
Civil Air Patrol, The United States Air Force Auxiliary
Cadet and Senior Programs - CAP members, including cadets, volunteer their time in public schools, teaching respect, manners and personal accountability in a drug-free environment...
DUTCHESS COUNTY COMPOSITE SQDN
Unit Contact: Maj Gladys M Suessle
Phone: (845) 635-2162 -or- 845-462-1000
Meeting Address: 87 Citation Dr., Wappingers Falls, NY 12590
Meeting Time: Senior Members: 1st and 3rd Tuesday of the Month at 19:00
Cadet Programs: Every Monday from 18:30 - 21:00
Charter Number: NER NY159
Please call or email at firstname.lastname@example.org for information or directions.
The United States Air Force Auxiliary Civil Air Patrol - http://gocivilairpatrol.com/
Community Action Partnership of Dutchess County
Voulunteers needed in the following areas:CASH Coalition Tax Preparation; Office for the Aging Exercise Programs and Friendship Centers
77 Cannon St., Poughkeepsie NY
Fax (845) 625-1510 http://www.dutchesscap.org/
Cornell Cooperative Extension - Dutchess County
Dedicated volunteers are needed to help further several valuable Cornell Cooperative Extension programs including: educating consumers on making sound food and nutrition choices; becoming a family budget educator; working with youth through 4-H; becoming a master gardener; and working to educate municipal officials about how to use GIS.
Contact: Leah Cadwallader
(845) 677-8223 ext. 100
Fax: (845) 677-3813
For more information go to: http://www.ccedutchess.org/
Critical Response Network
This not-for-profit organization looks to match volunteers who wish to support the volunteer emergency services in Dutchess and Putnam Counties with a Fire, EMS, or Disaster Response organization in need of manpower at a variety of levels.
Contact: Tory Davis
P.O. Box 248, Patterson, NY 12563
Phone: (914) 475-8308
Dutchess County Genealogical Society
Needed: volunteer help in name search lookups to reply to mail queries; occasional data entry help
P.O. Box 708, Poughkeepsie, NY 12602
(845) 462-4168 http://www.dcgs-gen.org/
Dutchess County Historical Society
Needed: volunteers for data entry, scanning, library, clerical, research, and landscaping.
P.O. Box 88, Poughkeepsie, NY 12602
Dutchess County Interfaith Council
Volunteers needed to help with various events: singers, artists, photographers, committee members, publicity writers and submitters, administrative and special event helpers
9 Vassar Street, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
(845) 471-7333 http://www.dutchesscountyinterfaith.org/
Dutchess County Libraries
Volunteer jobs vary from library to library - some libraries have volunteers repair books, run story hour, reshelve books, work at the circulation desk, fundraising, write grants, paint the building, provide computer assistance and other basic tasks. Some libraries rely heavily on volunteers to keep the doors open a minimum number of hours per week. http://www.dutchessny.gov/Community/LIBindex.htm
Food preparers and servers/Drivers/Delivery Buddies/Office support/Translators
Family Partnership Center, Room 222, 29 North Hamilton St., Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
(845) 454-3792 http://www.dutchessoutreach.org/Volunteer
Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center
Needed: Volunteers to welcome and direct visitors. Located on the majestic campus of Vassar College.
124 Raymond Avenue
Poughkeepsie, NY 12604
Contact: Francine Brown, email@example.com
(845) 437-5237 www.fllac.vassar.edu
Fresh Air Fund
Host Families/Camp Volunteers/Office Support/Recruiting/Escorting/Organizing
633 Third Avenue, 14th Floor, New York, NY 10017
Friends of Seniors of Dutchess County
Needed: volunteers to provide seniors with transportation, shopping assistance, friendly visiting, respite and telephone reassurance.
42 Catherine St., Poughkeepsie, NY 12601-2529
(845) 485-1277 http://www.friendsofseniors.biz
Funeral Consumers Alliance of the Hudson Valley
Needed: volunteers to expand membership and to serve as board members. Officers and members of the Board of Directors are elected by and from our membership, and serve without pay. The Funeral Consumers Alliance is a nonprofit federation of local organizations that educate the public about sensible funeral planning and stand guard against exploitation of grieving consumers.
P.O. Box 5068, Poughkeepsie, NY 12603
(845) 233-4566 or (845) 297-7700 http://www.fcahv.org/
Hands On! The Hudson Valley
Matches volunteers and local non-profit agencies in the Hudson Valley directly through their website.
488 Freedom Road, Suite 127, Poughkeepsie, New York 12603
(845) 229-4680 http://www.handsonhv.org/
Hopewell Depot Restoration Corp.
Needed: volunteers to help with grantwriting, fund raising, staffing of the Visitor Center and historical tour guides.
P.O. Box 1044, Hopewell Depot, NY 12533
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org http://hopewelldepot.org/
Hospice Inc. of Dutchess and Ulster County
Needed: volunteers for patient care, couriers, event help, and administration.
374 Violet Ave., Poughkeepsie, NY 12601-1034
(845) 485-2273 ext. 1124 http://www.hospiceinc.org/
Volunteers needed for various scientific and clerical tasks.
P.O. Box 5000, Annandale, NY 12504
(845) 758-7053 http://hudsonia.org/
Hudson River Housing (Low to Moderate Income Housing and Transition from Homelessness)
Needed: volunteers for advisory board, meal preparation, recreation, skill sharing, painting, planting, donation sorting, tutoring, special events, administrative assistance and professional services.
(845) 454-5176 http://www.hudsonriverhousing.org/help.html#vol
Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation
Needed: volunteers for special events, communications, corporate development, and government relations.
11 Marshall Rd., Suite 1H, Wappingers Falls, NY 12590
(845) 297-8600 http://www.jdrf.org
Make-A-Wish Foundation of the Hudson Valley
Meet with Wish Children/Fundraising/Event Planning/Recruiting/Training/Presentations/Administrative
The Wish House, 828 South Broadway, Tarrytown, NY 10591
(914) 478-9474 http://hudson.wish.org/ways-to-help/volunteer/
Mediation Center of Dutchess County
Needed: mediators, outreach workers, actors for mediation skits.
29 North Hamilton St., Suite L-18, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
(845) 471-7213 http://www.dutchessmediation.org/volunteer
Mental Health America of Dutchess County
Needed: volunteers for Compeer Program—a person-to-person volunteer service, instructors, and performers in Kids on the Block puppet program.
253 Mansion St., Poughkeepsie NY 12601
Fax: (845) 473-4870
Email: email@example.com http://www.mhadc.com/
Mid Hudson Regional Hospital of Westchester Medical Center
Needed: volunteers for a variety of short and long term commitments.
241 North Rd., Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
(845) 431-8125 http://www.sfhospital.org/
Miles of Hope Breast Cancer Foundation
Needed: volunteers for special events
PO Box 405, LaGrangeville, NY 12540
(845) 264-2005 http://www.milesofhope.org
National Remember Our Troops Campaign (NROTC)
The National Remember Our Troops Campaign is looking for a few good people. There are many ways you can help. Volunteer-From-Home OR Volunteer-In-Public. Anywhere in the USA. We accept Court Ordered Service, High School & College Service-Learning and Work-Study applicants. To learn more please visit http://www.nrotc.org/
New York Blood Center 310 E 67th St
New York, NY10065
Needed: volunteers to help out at blood drives that are held in Dutchess County. http://www.nybloodcenter.org/
P.A.N.T. (Partnership for Animals Needing Transition)
Needed: volunteers for fundraising, transportation, website, animal foster care, and clerical duties.
P.O. Box 143, Salt Point, NY 12578
(845) 471-2102 http://www.pant.org/
Poughkeepsie Farm Project
“We have drop in field work times for anyone who would like to come help out on the farm. Member volunteers work on all aspects of the Project from helping with the harvest and doing soup kitchen deliveries, to managing the member roster and balancing the books.” http://farmproject.org
Through your volunteer efforts you can help to make an impact on the lives of low-income homeowners by assuring that they live in warm and safe housing. http://www.rebuildingtogetherdutchess.org/
RSVP (Retired & Senior Volunteer Program)
Volunteer opportunities in the community for people 55 and over.
77 Cannon St., Poughkeepsie, NY 12601-3303
(845) 452-5104 ext. 109
Safe Haven Animal Shelter and Wildlife Center
Has a vision to build an innovative program and is raising funds through the operation of a thrift shop and Pet Food Pantry (free to those in need) in Hopewell Junction. We are in need of both male and female volunteers. An urgent need is a Pet Food Pantry Mgr. on Saturdays from 10am-2pm.
P.O. Box 596, Hopewell Junction, NY 12533
Contact: Karen (718) 902-2493
San Pablo Mission, Inc.
San Pablo Mission Inc. is a minority owned, non-profit humanitarian Community Service organization whose mission is to help support feeding the hungry both locally and internationally since its inception in 1997. All proceeds from professional screen printing and embroidery jobs go: (1) locally to the St. Anthony Soup Kitchen, serving 200 breakfasts 5 days per week; and (2) internationally to food and medical supplies as well as support for shelter and educational assistance programs for impoverished areas around the world.
Volunteers needed for Social Media Networker and Grant Writing Specialist.
Administrative Office: 22 Garfield Pl., Poughkeepsie, NY
Fax: (845) 437-4601
S.C.O.R.E. (Service Core of Retired Executives)
Volunteers needed as financial/marketing counselors, workshop coordinator, and events coordinator.
1 Civic Center Plaza, Suite 400
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
(845) 297-5541 http://www.score.org/volunteer
Coach/Care for athletes on road trips/Serve on committees/Event management/Public Relations/Administration/Host fund raisers/More . . . http://nyso.org
Vanderbilt National Historic Site
Vanderbilt Garden Association
4097 Route 9, Hyde Park, NY 12538
Needed: garden volunteers, no experience necessary. Also need committee and fundraising volunteers.
(845) 877-0309 http://www.vanderbiltgarden.org/