Category Archives: Seeking Volunteers / Service Opportunities

United Way’s Volunteer Connection Listings – November 11, 2019

November 11, 2019 By Sue Alenick, United Way Volunteer Columnist   SAFE, HEALTHY, & CONNECTED – The City of Winooski is looking for volunteers to serve on its Safe, Healthy, Connected People Commission. The Commission is a policy advisory group to the City Council to help implement the city’s Strategic Vision. Members help to foster relationships […]

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United Way’s Volunteer Connection Listings – Nov 4th edition

November 4, 2019 By Sue Alenick, United Way Volunteer Columnist CULINARY CLASSIC – Cancer Patient Support Foundation is looking for volunteers for its Culinary Classic on November 16th from 5-9 p.m., at the Burlington Hilton. The competition features to area chefs vying to be named the Culinary Cup Champion. Volunteers are needed for morning set up, event […]

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United Way’s Volunteer Connection Listings – Oct 28 edition

October 28, 2019 By Sue Alenick, United Way Volunteer Columnist 5th ANNUAL CULINARY CLASSIC – Cancer Patient Support Foundation is looking for volunteers for its upcoming Culinary Classic on November 16th from 5-9pm at the Burlington Hilton on Battery St. This gourmet culinary competition will feature the area’s top chefs competing to be named the Culinary Cup […]

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Burlington-based Organization offering International Voluntary Service Projects for your Students

This is Matt Messier from Volunteers For Peace(VFP) – We are based in Burlington, Vermont (www.vfp.org) and now have hundreds of International Voluntary Service Projects available to your Students    (see attached flyer). Programs can be found by following these 4 easy steps: Enter your information on our search page at https://vfp.org/projects/ Select “Search Projects” Any available projects will […]

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Volunteer Opportunities: Land Stewardship with the Intervale Center

Join Us to Build Trails and Remove Invasive Species! Trail Building: Monday, October 28, 2-5PM Come join us to help complete a walking trail that runs parallel to Intervale Road. This trail will allow pedestrians to have safer and more enjoyable travels throughout the Intervale. Come dressed appropriately in work clothes, layers, and sturdy boots, […]

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United Way Volunteer Connection listings – October 21 edition

October 21, 2019 By Sue Alenick, United Way Volunteer Columnist HALLOWEEN SET-UP – City of Winooski is looking for a volunteer Rotary Park Set-up Crew to help make the park come alive this Halloween. On Friday, October 25th, help load jack o’lanterns into the park, place candles in each jack o’lantern, and light the candles. Set […]

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Apple Gleaning – Oct. 22

Glean Apples With Us! We believe that all Vermonters should have access to—and be able to afford and enjoy—fresh, locally-grown food. Intervale Gleaning and Food Rescue develops sustainable solutions to improve food access in Vermont. Utilizing primarily volunteer labor, the program gleans and rescues fresh food from Intervale farms during the growing season and packages […]

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United Way Volunteer Connection listings – Oct. 11 edition

HALLOWEEN IN WINOOSKI 2019 – Volunteers are needed to help in several capacities at this annual even. Here’s how you can help out Pumpkin Picking: Pumpkins are waiting to be picked for the annual Pumpkin Carving event at the Winooski Senior Center. Can you help? We need all hands on deck picking the pumpkins. We will be meeting […]

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United Way Volunteer Connection listings – October 7th edition

United Way of Northwest Vermont’s mobile-friendly Volunteer Connection connects you to hundreds of local volunteer needs. Search by age, date, county, interests or causes that are important to you. Stay connected to community needs. Go to https://unitedwaynwvt.galaxydigital.com/. By Sue Alenick, United Way Volunteer Columnist MENTOR! MENTOR! – Watershed Mentoring is seeking mentors for school-aged children and adolescents […]

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