VOLUNTEERING

How To Volunteer 

The Bay View Community Center is proud of its volunteer corp. Volunteers are at the heart of our Center and our mission. Without these caring and dedicated individuals we would not be here today.

Volunteers truly drive the Center. From custodial to sorting food, to data entry to answering phones, volunteers are behind it! In addition to the opportunities listed below, we have one time event opportunities and custom volunteer positions determined by your interests, talents and experience.

Interested volunteers need to:

-Read our Volunteer Overview

-Submit a complete volunteer application

-Register and attend a Zoom based orientation

-Join a training session in your area of interest

Looking for group opportunities? Contact cassie@bayviewcenter.org, we love working with corporate groups, school or church groups, groups of neighbors, you name it and we can find a custom service opportunity that suites your needs. 

ONGOING OPPORTUNITIES

Virtual One-On-One Tutoring: This opportunity requires a commitment of 8 weeks, once a week for 45 minutes. Tutors tutor one-on-one with children ages 7-12. Hours and days for tutoring are flexible depending on tutor’s and/or student’s schedules.

Groceries for Good Personal Shoppers: Connect with a senior and provide bi-weekly shopping. 

Emergency Food Pantry: Hours & Times arranged with the Food Pantry Coordinator. Assist with stocking shelves, sorting food donations, packing and distributing food, etc.

Donation Pick-Ups/Drop-Offs: Hours & Times arranged with President/CEO. Drivers are needed on a part-time basis to pick-up donations of food, items, etc.

Administrative Assistant: Various clerical tasks including filing, data entry, answering the phones, processing mailings. 

Community Gardeners: Help cultivate the unused spaces on the Center property. 

Board of Directors

Opportunities on Hold Due to COVID:

Toy Washing/Organizing in Children’s Room: Scheduled on an individual/group basis. Wash/Sanitize toys, organize & sort toys, remove broken toys, put out new toys, change dead batteries in battery-operated toys, label shelves and bins to make clean-up by parents faster.

Senior Celebration Assistant: One Wednesday a month, 11:30 am -2:30 pm assist in serving and clean-up at Senior Luncheons.

Senior Bingo: One Wednesday a month, 12:30-2:30 pm calling numbers, etc. Must be a personable person who can engage seniors.

Supervised Play Facilitator: Watch children and guide them in play while their parents attend development workshops/classes in the building.

CONTACT US

Please contact us for more information on how to get involved!