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Volunteer Opportunities for Students

Make an appointment with one of our Volunteer Central staff members or stop by during walk-in hours to uncover opportunities and find a great volunteer placement. Use Get Connected, a United Way searchable database of nonprofit organizations and volunteer opportunities throughout Millersville and Lancaster. We have organizations that are currently looking for volunteers. For additional information about volunteer opportunities, please contact Volunteer Central at volunteer.central@millersville.edu or call 717-871-7636.

Attollo- Chidlren Deserve a Chance Foundation

16 W. King St.

Lancster, PA 17603

799-6370

www.attolloprep.org/cdcf

"Our mission is to support success-oriented youth from primarily under-represented communities in their pursuit of academic achievement, empowerment, and social engagement."

Bethany Christian Services

1681 Crown Ave. Suite 201

Lancaster, PA 17601

399-3213

www.bethany.org/lancaster

"Since 1944, Bethany Christian Services has been reaching out to children who are alone or vulnerable. As a worldwide and community leader in adoption and family services, we know that a child's best chance to thrive is as part of a safe, loving, forever family."

Boys & Girls Club of Lancaster

116 S Water St.

Lancster, PA 17603

295-3474

"The Mission of Boys & Girls Club of Lancaster is to enable all young people, especially those who need us most, to become productive, caring, responsible adults. We provide an environment where members can achieve:"

  • Positive Self-Identity
  • A Healthy Lifestyle
  • A Strong Character
  • Educational Success
  • Social Competency

Faith Tabernacle

665 S Ann St.

Lancaster, PA 17602

392-7026

"The mission of Faith Tabernacle Transformation and Development Corporation is to help our communities children to learn effectively, aid our returning and recovering men and women in redeeming their futures from pasts of homelessness and incarceration, and to provide food for persons in need. We believe in assisting youth to achieve high goals and aspire to service their community and generation.  Our motto at FTTD is "Changing one life at a time" so we focus on education, food for those in need, mentoring and youth encouragement. As you browse through our website we hope you enjoy it and that you join us in our mission."

We need volunteers for Homework Help on Monday evenings from 5-7 pm, starting January 23, 2017.

Millersville Area Meals on Wheels

121 North George St.

Millersville , PA 17551

Call between 8 a.m. and 11 a.m. weekdays at 872-2415.

The Meals-on-Wheels organization prepares and delivers meals to senior citizens and others in need in Millersville, Bausman, Pequea , Washington Boro, Conestoga, Creswell, Georgetown Hills, Holtwood, Marticville, Mt.Nebo, Quaker Hills, West Ridge and Bean Hill Road Areas. They are very much in need of people who can give a few hours a week on a regular basis as cooks, packers, drivers/visitors and substitutes.

Millersville Senior Center

St. Paul 's Lutheran Church

222 North George Street

Millersville , PA 17551

871-9600

Mon., Wed., Friday 9:30 - 1:00 Activity_Calendar

The Senior Center provides educational programs, exercise programs, and other activities for senior citizens. Lead one of the group activities, play cards, socialize, or develop and lead a new program – members love new programs, especially ones that get them up and moving around. Volunteers may participate in the life of the center in different ways, drawing on their own interests and level of involvement.

Millersville Fire Company

P O Box 52

Millersville, PA 17551

872-9345

www.millersvillefire.com

The Millersville Fire Company is an all-volunteer unit which runs about 360 calls a year and provides assistance to the residents of Millersville Borough, Millersville University , and parts of Manor Township . They also run a collapse unit that responds all over the county, and beyond. Becoming a member of the Fire Company is not a short-term commitment, but can be very rewarding over the long term. A volunteer may choose to become an active fire fighter member, or a fire police. Requirements for participation include attending a minimum of 20% of the fire calls and several hours of training. If this is a commitment you'd like to make, please visit the web site for additional information.

Lancaster EMS (Emergency Medical Services) Association

West Station 10 E. Charlotte Street Millersville , PA 17551 872-4688 Bob May, Executive Director, LEMSA 481-4841