This page provides volunteer opportunities to youth in Southington. All youth who use this site must contact the organization directly to set up the volunteer experience. Organizations will submit opportunities as they arise. Tasks are based on age-appropriateness. Transportation is left up to the volunteer.

Southington Serves is a great way to get involved in the community, give back, receive service hours for CCD and Honors.

It's even great if you're just looking for something to do!

 

Brought to you by Southington's Town-wide Effort to Promote Success.

This site helps our youth build asset #8 Youth as Resources
and #9 Service to Others. 

 

CURRENT VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES

Name of Organization
Prudance Crandall Center
Opportunity
Help sell food and sodas during a Rock Cats game
Date July 13, 2013 and August 2, 2013
Time

5:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Amount of Volunteers Needed
10
Age Requirement
18
Special Instructions or Pre-Requisites *16-17 year olds may work but need to attain working papers from the Rock Cats first
Contact Person Rheba Krieger
Contact Info

860-225-5187 ext.32
rkrieger@prudencecrandall.org

Name of Organization
Prudance Crandall Center
Opportunity
Volunteers will help to check bowling teams into Bowlathon event, and/or help to sell raffle tickets
Date June 8, 2013
Time

12 p.m. - 8 p.m. (hour can vary within this time)

Amount of Volunteers Needed
2-10
Age Requirement
14 and older
Special Instructions or Pre-Requisites None
Contact Person Rheba Krieger
Contact Info

860-225-5187 ext.32
rkrieger@prudencecrandall.org


Name of Organization
Prudance Crandall Center
Opportunity
Volunteers will help to set up for the Bowlathon Event
Date June 8, 2013
Time

11 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Amount of Volunteers Needed
2-10
Age Requirement
14 and older
Special Instructions or Pre-Requisites None
Contact Person Rheba Krieger
Contact Info

860-225-5187 ext.32
rkrieger@prudencecrandall.org

 

 Name of Organization
Save the Sound
 Opportunity
Gardening: plant rain gardens to help recharge water supplies in the Quinnipiac River Watershed
 Date Saturdays -- April 27th, 2013, May 4th, and May 11th
 Time
 10am to 2pm
Amount of Volunteers Needed
 Approx. 15 volunteers
 Age Requirement
 None
 Special Instructions or Pre-Requisites  None
 Contact Person  Kierran Broatch
 Contact Info
 (203) 787-0646 x113
kbroatch@savethesound.org

 Name of Organization
Bread for Life
 Opportunity
Hand Out Water for 5k Walk
 Date

April 28th, 2013 in the back parking lot of the YMCA

 Time

 1pm

Amount of Volunteers Needed
 Unlimited
 Age Requirement
 11 or older
 Special Instructions or Pre-Requisites  None
 Contact Person  Amy Fontaine
 Contact Info

  kingqueenamy@aol.com
 860-983-9700

 Name of Organization
United Way of Southington
 Opportunity
Greet mail trucks and unload donated food; then sort and box items
 Date

Saturday May 11th, 2013

 Time

 11am - 3pm

Amount of Volunteers Needed
 10 volunteers
 Age Requirement
 13 or older
 Special Instructions or Pre-Requisites  None 
 Contact Person

 Kaye Davis
(860) 628 - 4565
 kaye.davis@unitedwayofsouthington.org


 Name of Organization
Southington Fire Department

 Opportunity
Clerical Work and Data Entry

 Date Ongoing

 Time
 9am-8pm Mondays, 9am-5pm Tuesday Wednesday and Thursdays

Amount of Volunteers Needed
 Unlimited

 Age Requirement
 15 or older

 Special Instructions or Pre-Requisites  Computer Skills Requested

 Contact Person  Maureen Frazier

 Contact Info
 (860) 621-3202 x133 frazierm@soutington.org

 

 Name of Organization
YMCA Camp Sloper
 Opportunity
Office work and other tasks
 Date Wednesdays, November to April
 Time

 3pm to 5pm

Amount of Volunteers Needed
 3 to 5 volunteers
 Age Requirement
 12 or older
 Special Instructions or Pre-Requisites  Must contact camp office to sign up
 Contact Person  Mark Pooler
 Contact Info
(860) 621-8194 x304 mpooler@sccymca.org

 Name of Organization
YMCA Camp Sloper
 Opportunity
Maintenance and Trail Clean Up
 Date Saturdays 4/13/13, 5/11/13 & 5/18/13
 Time

 8am to Noon

Amount of Volunteers Needed
 5-10 volunteers
 Age Requirement
 12 or older
 Special Instructions or Pre-Requisites  Must contact camp to sign up
 Contact Person  Mark Pooler
 Contact Info
(860) 621-8194 x304 mpooler@sccymca.org

 Name of Organization
Bread for Life

 Opportunity
 Sorting Food, Food Drives and more

 Date  Ongoing
 Time

 Ongoing


Amount of Volunteers Needed
 Varies

 Age Requirement
 11 or older

 Special Instructions or Pre-Requisites  Call for more information

 Contact Person  Eldon Hafford

 Contact Info
(860) 276-8389  exedir@southingtonbreadforlife.com

 


 Name of Organization
STEPS Youth Committee
 Opportunity
Volunteering, Community Wide Projects, Service Projects, Red Ribbon Rally and much more
 Date  Every 2 weeks
 Time

 Night Meetings

Amount of Volunteers Needed
 Unlimited
 Age Requirement
 5th grade and older
 Special Instructions or Pre-Requisites  None
 Contact Person  Heather Bartley
 Contact Info

 hmbartley@live.com 

Once contacted, you can be placed on a mailing list for meeting dates and other information. 


PLEASE CONTINUE TO CHECK BACK FOR MORE OPPORTUNITIES!

 



Organizations in need of volunteers that would like to submit their volunteer opportunity, please submit this form completed to this e-mail address.