Local Volunteer Opportunities
Big Brothers Big Sisters
Mentor a child through homework, games and friendship through the SMART program.
Time : Mon, Tues, Wed or Thurs: 2:45-4:30pm
Contact : firstname.lastname@example.org
Sherfy Battlefield Garden
Assist with weeding, planting and harvesting at this Civil War era vegetable garden!
Contact: Emma (koroem01) or email@example.com
Repackage donated food into nutritious meals and deliver them to members of the community.
Time : Various
Contact : www.gettysburg.edu/campuskitchen
Adult ESL Classes
Assist adults in conversation, activities and worksheets to
Time: Tuesday and Thursday, 6-8pm at Gettysburg College
Contact: Holly (omalho01)
Join Latino children in grades K-6 swimming
Time: Six Sundays 3-4:30pm at Gettysburg College Swimming Pool
Contact: Amy (maam01)
SCCAP: Homeless Shelter
Support those facing homelessness in Gettysburg at the Adams County Homeless Shelter by providing child care and serving meals.
Time: Wednesdays 6:15pm-7:30pm;
Contact : Mai (trinma01)
Food, Land, People After School Program
Facilitate an after-school hands-on learning curriculum about the relationship between food, land and people.
Contact: Erin (schrer02)
El Centro After School Tutoring Program
Tutor a child. Help with homework, play games, exchange English and Spanish skills.
Time: Mon, Tu, Wed or Thurs: 3:30-5:00pm
Contact: Michaela (crowmi01) or Andrew (morgan03)
Migrant Education Program
Through the LIU#5: Support migrant families through monthly activities
Contact: Annette (aguian01)
21st Century PASOS
Through the LIU#12: 21st Century Program, tutor formerly migrant high school students.
Time: Mon/Wed: 3:30-5:15 pm
Contact: Gisselle (florgi01)
Senior Citizen Center
Assist the age 60+ residents of Adams County to maintain their independence through yoga, friendship and bi-weekly dinners.
Time : Fit your schedule as well as alternate Fridays 5-6pm. Click here to sign up.
Contact: Joslynn (watkjo02)
Painted Turtle Farm
Assist community gardeners with garden upkeep, planting and harvesting. Find out more at www.gettysburg.edu/ptf
Become active with Students for Nicaragua. Promote activities of PGL, advocate for fair trade in Nicaragua. More at www.gettysburg-leon.org
Time : Various
Contact: Marina (fleima02)
SCCAP: Work Ready
Assist adults in studying for the GED, job searching and life skills.
Time: Fit to your schedule, 9am-3pm
Contact: Jackson (prouel01)
SCCAP: Support Circles
Provide friendship and care to 15 children ages 6-15 during the Circles weekly meeting, which aims to move families out of poverty. More at www.supportcircles.org.
Time: Wednesdays 6-8pm (dinner is included)
Contact: Morgan (hubbmo01)
RSG Afterschool at VIDA
Assist children K-6 with homework and educational activities.
Time: Fit to your schedule, 3:30pm-4:30pm
Contact: Vanessa (martva02)