Donate Your Time
Volunteer opportunities are plentiful at Encore’s three sites. Individuals and corporate groups are welcome to give their time either on a one-time basis or on long-term projects. For more information about volunteer opportunities, you can email or call our Volunteer Coordinator at 212-581-2910, ext. 1110. You can also download the fillable PDF volunteer form (Web Volunteer Application) and mail it into Encore or send it via email.
Here are just a few ways you can give of your time and talent:
- Visiting seniors in their homes, hospitals or nursing homes
- Escorting and shopping for seniors
- Packing and serving meals at the Senior Center or assisting with clean-up
- Answering the phone at the Center
- Updating computerized records
- Helping with various fundraising events
- Selling donated items at the Center’s Bargain Store Boutique
Individuals can also contact Encore to explore serving on its Board of Directors. To find out more, please email Sr. Elizabeth Hasselt.