Are you looking for local volunteer opportunities?
Do you want to get more personally involved in the ongoing success of one or more of our area nonprofits? Here are some ways you and your family can volunteer year-round:
Arts-Kids: Help kids release their creativity and enjoy some terrific feedback by assisting artists and facilitators with after-school programs in Park City and surrounding areas or in the Arts-Kids office on Bonanza Drive. Programs run for two-and-a-half hours weekly during fall and spring semesters, so your time commitment can be small, but the benefit to the kids will be great. Please visit Arts-Kids.org or call 435-615-7878 to learn more.
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Utah: BBBSU needs dependable, consistent mentors to make a difference in the lives of local children. Volunteers are matched width children facing adversity who want and need the influence of a positive role model. Commitment is 12 months, 2-4 times per month. Flexible, fun, and rewarding. For more information, visit bbbsu.org or email email@example.com or call 435-69-9366.
EATS Park City Love to cook? Love kids? Come volunteer at EATS afterschool cooking classes! We strive to make nutrition education and fresh, nutritious food accessible to all students in the Park City School District. Volunteers are key to ensuring our cooking classes are the most enriching experiences possible for students! Volunteer shifts are Fridays 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm. Volunteers 13 & over are welcome! We ask that volunteers 13 & under are accompanied by a parent chaperone. If you’re interested in volunteering, contact our program manager Zoe, firstname.lastname@example.org
Holy Cross Ministries: Holy Cross Ministries has openings for volunteers in both the School Readiness Program (3 to 5-year-olds at St. Mary’s White Pine Canyon, Mondays-Thursdays 8:15am-3pm) and after-school homework help sessions at Parleys Park, Jeremy Ranch and McPolin Elementary programs which run 3-5:30pm Mondays-Thursdays. Please contact Miriam Garcia (email@example.com) for more information on the School Readiness Program. Contact Franz Montalvo (firstname.lastname@example.org) for information on the After-School Program.
Habitat for Humanity of Summit and Wasatch Counties: Habitat for Humanity invites you to build sustainable, healthy and affordable housing as a ReStore volunteer. Do you love to tinker and fix things? Find treasures? Are you looking for a regular volunteer opportunity that is fun and makes a lasting difference for local families? Immediate opportunities include cashier, merchandising, and customer ambassador roles. For more information call 435-658-1400 or visit habitat-utah.org.
National Ability Center: National Ability Center is seeking volunteers for the Summit Challenge, Utah’s largest ride for cyclists of all abilities, which will take place Saturday, August 27. To sign up, visit www.summitchallenge100.org/volunteer. Volunteers interested in cycling, bike maintenance, archery, water sports, climbing, and more are always needed Mondays-Saturdays. Email email@example.com to get involved.
Nuzzles & Co: Nuzzles & Co. is looking for volunteers to help furry friends waiting for adoption. They need people to walk dogs, socialize with the animals, and assist with pet care and cleanup. Shifts are available at the Tanger Outlets adoption center from 10am-6:30pm and at the Rescue & Rehab Ranch from 7am-7pm. For more information call 435-649-5441 or visit www.nuzzlesandco.org.
Recycle Utah: Recycle Utah is always looking for volunteers to assist with center operations.
- Assist in operations such as sorting and baling
- Help the public by directing recyclers and answering questions
- Answer phones and keep the office organized
- Help clean up the center (sweeping around bins, compacting cardboard, organizing our re-use Warehouse, etc.)
Park City Museum: Do you love history and Park City? Are you interested in furthering your involvement in the community? The Park City Museum needs volunteers to help install and take down travelling exhibits, catalog and process collection items, assist in the Research Library, lead tours and school group programs, and assist as gallery guides. Please contact Jenette Purdy for more information at 435-649-7457 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
PC Tots: PC Tots would be grateful for volunteers! They are planning field trips on the Park City bus system for pre-kindergarten classes and could use adults to help. Also, they are interviewing for board members, particularly candidates with strength in financial aspects of a business. They always like to have adults read to the tots, and women with musical talent could do mini-concerts in classrooms. Please contact Carol Loomis at email@example.com.
People’s Health Clinic: People’s Health Clinic is looking for volunteer interpreters who are fluent in both Spanish and English. If you are interested in sharing your language skills, please contact Meg at 435-333-1863 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Swaner Preserve & EcoCenter: Do you love nature? Volunteers are a vital part of our mission at the Swaner Preserve and EcoCenter. We strive to preserve the land, educate the community about the value of nature, and nurture both the ecosystem and our human connection to the natural landscape. Our volunteers assist with many aspects of the operation from conservation and garden projects to kids programs and staff support. For more information please contact Rhea Cone, Volunteer Coordinator at email@example.com or 435-797-8956.
If you are a nonprofit and have volunteer opportunities that you would like to be featured, please email rachel@ParkCityCF.org.