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. 1118. 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 Jeremy Kaplan.