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Adult Volunteer at Desert Sage

Location
7602 W Encanto Blvd
Phoenix, AZ  85035
Zone:
Council District 7
Description:

This Phoenix Public Library volunteer opportunity is specific to book shelving, sorting and helping ensure that materials are in appropriate order. A volunteer could also retrieve items from reports and create book displays.
Minimum Age:
     18
Volunteer Type:
     Adult (18 - 64), Older Adult (65+)
Commitment:
     Weekly
Department:
     Library



Customer Support Services: Computer Aide

Location
1221 N. Central Ave
Phoenix, AZ  85004
Description:

To provide knowledgeable assistance to community members utilizing library computers. Assist adult library customers using the public computers (assist with Microsoft Office products, searching the internet, using/setting up email, etc.) Help adult library customers with the library's computer reservation system, print station, and with faxing/copying. Be available to answer questions and provide guidance as needed to adult library customers using the public computers.
Minimum Age:
     18
Volunteer Type:
     Adult (18 - 64)
Commitment:
     Weekly
Department:
     Library



eReader Aide Mesquite Library

Location
4525 E Paradise Village Pkwy N
Phoenix, AZ  85032
Description:

Mesquite Branch Library is looking for an e-Reader instructor for Monday mornings from 10-11:30 am.  This position requires a comfortable knowledge of mobile devices, downloading apps and using different browsers.  The volunteer will be assisting adults with our different e-Library products and platforms in an open-lab environment.  It would be desirable, but not necessary, for you to have prior knowledge of Phoenix Public Library’s e-Library products. 
Minimum Age:
     18
Volunteer Type:
     Adult (18 - 64)
Commitment:
     Weekly
Department:
     Library



Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) Volunteer

Location
Cesar Chavez Park
7858 S. 35th Ave
Laveen Village, AZ  85339
Zone:
City Wide
Description:

HHW Events help keep our landfills cleaner which in turn helps make our planet a little cleaner and greener. At the event, residents bring paint, household cleaners, electronics, and tires to HHW events to be recycled or dipsosed of safely. Thanks to the efforts of our staff and volunteers, these items avoid contaminating landfills and leaking into the soil or water.

At the beginning of the event, we offer volunteers a tour of the site and our team educates volunteers on what HHW is and how we collect and dispose of it sustainably. When the event begins, volunteers greet residents, check their water bill, and take a quick look at their trunk to see what type of products they are bringing.

Events occur once a month on a Saturday from 6:30am-12pm. Dates and locations:
-Feb 20: Cesar Chavez Park
-March 19: Desert West Park
-April 16: Pecos Park
-May 14: Arizona State Fairgrounds
Minimum Age:
     18
Volunteer Type:
     Adult (18 - 64), Older Adult (65+)
Commitment:
     Monthly
Department:
     Public Works



Literacy Tutor Opportunity - City of Phoenix AARP Experience Corps

Location
Various Schools
Phoenix, AZ 
Zone:
City Wide
Description:

Are you passionate about reading? Help the City of Phoenix and Mayor Stanton share the joy with our youth. The City of Phoenix, in partnership with AARP Experience Corps and Experience Matters, is recruiting volunteers 50 and above to support a tutoring program designed to improve literacy skills for Phoenix elementary school students. Opportunities are available at five Phoenix school districts. Mayor Greg Stanton was instrumental in securing the program for Phoenix schools as part of his Read on Phoenix program, created to ensure local students are reading at level by third grade. If you love reading and inspiring our youth - this opportunity is for you! Please contact Mae Riggs at 602 256-4388.
Minimum Age:
     50
Volunteer Type:
     Adult (18 - 64), Older Adult (65+)
Department:
     City Manager Office



NEW! City Hall Connectors

Location
200 W. Washington St.
Phoenix City Hall
Phoenix, AZ  85003
Zone:
City Wide
Description:

Would you like to be at the center of the action at Phoenix City Hall?  Do you enjoy helping people find the services they need?  The city's Public Works Department is seeking energetic, positive, customer-service oriented volunteers to welcome and assist guests at the main information desk on the first floor of Phoenix City Hall.

Service hours are available Monday-Friday from 8 a.m. - 2 p.m.  You can choose a 3- or 6-hour shift commitment.

For more information, please contact Kathleen Hofmann at 602-534-2519, 471-4006 or Kathleen.hofmann@phoenix.gov.
Minimum Age:
     18
Volunteer Type:
     Adult (18 - 64), Older Adult (65+)
Commitment:
     Bi-weekly
Department:
     Public Works



Page Assistant Mesquite Library

Location
4525 E Paradise Village Pkwy N
Phoenix, AZ  85032
Description:

 This Phoenix Public Library volunteer opportunity is specific to book shelving, sorting and helping ensure that materials are in appropriate order, using computer for some tasks. The volunteer could also locate and retrieve items from the collection as requested.  The current opportunities are for Thursday and Saturday mornings only.

Minimum Age:
     18
Volunteer Type:
     Adult (18 - 64), Older Adult (65+)
Commitment:
     Weekly
Department:
     Library



Description:

The Phoenix Fire Department's Crisis Response Unit is accepting applications from community members to volunteer as a Behavioral Health Specialist who are interested in assisting individuals and/or groups who have experienced a crisis. No previous experience required. Volunteers work on a Crisis Response (CR)Van with one partner. Volunteers must complete approximately 100 hours of training prior to staffing a CR Van. CR teams reside in fire stations during the hours of service. CR teams are dispatched to crisis calls through the Phoenix Fire Department alarm room as requested by fire and police personnel. Once on scene, the CR team provide: crisis intervention, grief support, education on victims' right and police investigative procedures. In addition, the team provides resources and referrals.
Minimum Age:
     21
Volunteer Type:
     Adult (18 - 64), Older Adult (65+)
Department:
     Fire



Phoenix Fire - Crisis Response - Emergency Medical Technician (EMT)

Location
2625 S 19th Ave
Phoenix, AZ  85009
Zone:
City Wide
Description:

The Phoenix Fire Department's Crisis Response Unit is accepting applications from community members to volunteer as Emergency Medical Technicians (EMT) who are interested in assisting individuals and/or groups who have experienced a crisis. No previous experience required (EMT Certification Required). Volunteers work on a Crisis Response (CR)Van with one partner. Volunteers must complete approximately 100 hours of training prior to staffing a CR Van. CR teams reside in fire stations during the hours of service. CR teams are dispatched to crisis calls through the Phoenix Fire Department alarm room as requested by fire and police personnel. Once on scene, the CR team provide: crisis intervention, grief support, education on victims' right and police investigative procedures. In addition, the team provides resources and referrals.
Volunteer Type:
     Adult (18 - 64), Older Adult (65+)
Department:
     Fire



Summer Teen Volunteer Acacia Library

Location
750 E. Townley Ave.
Phoenix, AZ  85020
Description:

Are you ready to make a difference in your community?
This summer, the ball's in your court!

Acacia Library needs spirited teens (ages 12-17) to bring their best game volunteering for Phoenix Public Library's annual Summer Reading program "On Your Mark, Get Set...Read!"

Before stepping up to bat, carefully review the job requirements here. If this position fits you like a glove, click "Sign Up" to begin.

Hint: You do not have to answer every question in the application, however the following information is required:
NAME, ADDRESS, DOB, PHONE #, EMAIL ADDRESS, WHEN ARE YOU ABLE TO SERVE, EMERGENCY CONTACT and ADDITIONAL SKILLS.
 
By applying, you are committing to: attend 1 of the 5 Volunteer Orientation sessions and a minimum 5 weeks of volunteer service.

A signed "Parental Consent" form is your ticket to Volunteer Orientation.

Don't drop the ball, space is limited!
Minimum Age:
     12
Volunteer Type:
     Youth (ages 17 and under)
Department:
     Library



Summer Teen Volunteer Burton Barr Central Library

Location
1221 N. Central Ave
Phoenix, AZ  85004
Description:

Are you ready to make a difference in your community?
This summer, the ball's in your court!

Burton Barr Central Library needs spirited teens (ages 12-17) to bring their best game volunteering for Phoenix Public Library's annual Summer Reading program "On Your Mark, Get Set...Read!"

Before stepping up to bat, carefully review the job requirements here. If this position fits you like a glove, click "Sign Up" to begin.
Hint: You do not have to answer every question in the application, however the following information is required:
NAME, ADDRESS, DOB, PHONE #, EMAIL ADDRESS, WHEN ARE YOU ABLE TO SERVE, EMERGENCY CONTACT and ADDITIONAL SKILLS. 
By applying, you are committing to: attend 1 of the 5 Volunteer Orientation sessions and a minimum 5 weeks of volunteer service.
A signed "Parental Consent" form is your ticket to Volunteer Orientation.
Don't drop the ball, space is limited!

Minimum Age:
     12
Volunteer Type:
     Youth (ages 17 and under)
Department:
     Library



Summer Teen Volunteer Desert Sage

Location
7602 W Encanto Blvd
Phoenix, AZ  85035
Description:

Are you ready to make a difference in your community?
This summer, the ball's in your court!

Desert Sage Library needs spirited teens (ages 12-17) to bring their best game volunteering for Phoenix Public Library's annual Summer Reading program "On Your Mark, Get Set...Read!"

Before stepping up to bat, carefully review the job requirements here. If this position fits you like a glove, click "Sign Up" to begin.

Hint: You do not have to answer every question in the application, however the following information is required:
NAME, ADDRESS, DOB, PHONE #, EMAIL ADDRESS, WHEN ARE YOU ABLE TO SERVE, EMERGENCY CONTACT and ADDITIONAL SKILLS.
 
By applying, you are committing to: attend 1 of the 5 Volunteer Orientation sessions and a minimum 5 weeks of volunteer service.

A signed "Parental Consent" form is your ticket to Volunteer Orientation.
Don't drop the ball, space is limited!
Minimum Age:
     12
Volunteer Type:
     Youth (ages 17 and under)
Department:
     Library



Summer Teen Volunteer Harmon Library

Location
1325 S 5th Ave
Phoenix, AZ  85003
Description:

Are you ready to make a difference in your community?
This summer, the ball's in your court!

Harmon Library needs spirited teens (ages 12-17) to bring their best game volunteering for Phoenix Public Library's annual Summer Reading program "On Your Mark, Get Set...Read!"

Before stepping up to bat, carefully review the job requirements here. If this position fits you like a glove, click "Sign Up" to begin.

Hint: You do not have to answer every question in the application, however the following information is required:
NAME, ADDRESS, DOB, PHONE #, EMAIL ADDRESS, WHEN ARE YOU ABLE TO SERVE, EMERGENCY CONTACT and ADDITIONAL SKILLS.
 
By applying, you are committing to: attend 1 of the 5 Volunteer Orientation sessions and a minimum 5 weeks of volunteer service.

A signed "Parental Consent" form is your ticket to Volunteer Orientation.

Don't drop the ball, space is limited!
Minimum Age:
     12
Volunteer Type:
     Youth (ages 17 and under)
Department:
     Library



Summer Teen Volunteer Ironwood Library

Location
4333 E. Chandler Blvd.
Phoenix, AZ  85048
Description:

Are you ready to make a difference in your community?
This summer, the ball's in your court!

Ironwood Library needs spirited teens (ages 12-17) to bring their best game volunteering for Phoenix Public Library's annual Summer Reading program "On Your Mark, Get Set...Read!"

Before stepping up to bat, carefully review the job requirements here. If this position fits you like a glove, click "Sign Up" to begin.

Hint: You do not have to answer every question in the application, however the following information is required:
NAME, ADDRESS, DOB, PHONE #, EMAIL ADDRESS, WHEN ARE YOU ABLE TO SERVE, EMERGENCY CONTACT and ADDITIONAL SKILLS.
 
By applying, you are committing to: attend 1 of the 5 Volunteer Orientation sessions and a minimum 5 weeks of volunteer service.

A signed "Parental Consent" form is your ticket to Volunteer Orientation.
Don't drop the ball, space is limited!
Minimum Age:
     12
Volunteer Type:
     Youth (ages 17 and under)
Department:
     Library



Description:

Are you ready to make a difference in your community?
This summer, the ball's in your court!

Ocotillo Library needs spirited teens (ages 12-17) to bring their best game volunteering for Phoenix Public Library's annual Summer Reading program "On Your Mark, Get Set...Read!"

Before stepping up to bat, carefully review the job requirements here. If this position fits you like a glove, click "Sign Up" to begin.

Hint: You do not have to answer every question in the application, however the following information is required:
NAME, ADDRESS, DOB, PHONE #, EMAIL ADDRESS, WHEN ARE YOU ABLE TO SERVE, EMERGENCY CONTACT and ADDITIONAL SKILLS.
 
By applying, you are committing to: attend 1 of the 5 Volunteer Orientation sessions and a minimum 5 weeks of volunteer service.

A signed "Parental Consent" form is your ticket to Volunteer Orientation.
Don't drop the ball, space is limited!
Minimum Age:
     12
Volunteer Type:
     Youth (ages 17 and under)
Department:
     Library



Summer Teen Volunteer Palo Verde

Location
4402 N 51st Ave
Phoenix, AZ  85031
Description:

Are you ready to make a difference in your community?
This summer, the ball's in your court!

Palo Verde Library needs spirited teens (ages 12-17) to bring their best game volunteering for Phoenix Public Library's annual Summer Reading program "On Your Mark, Get Set...Read!"

Before stepping up to bat, carefully review the job requirements here. If this position fits you like a glove, click "Sign Up" to begin.

Hint: You do not have to answer every question in the application, however the following information is required:
NAME, ADDRESS, DOB, PHONE #, EMAIL ADDRESS, WHEN ARE YOU ABLE TO SERVE, EMERGENCY CONTACT and ADDITIONAL SKILLS.
 
By applying, you are committing to: attend 1 of the 5 Volunteer Orientation sessions and a minimum 5 weeks of volunteer service.

A signed "Parental Consent" form is your ticket to Volunteer Orientation.

Don't drop the ball, space is limited!
Minimum Age:
     12
Volunteer Type:
     Youth (ages 17 and under)
Department:
     Library



Summer Teen Volunteer Saguaro Library

Location
2808 N 46th St
Phoenix, AZ  85008
Description:

Are you ready to make a difference in your community?
This summer, the ball's in your court!

Saguaro Library needs spirited teens (ages 12-17) to bring their best game volunteering for Phoenix Public Library's annual Summer Reading program "On Your Mark, Get Set...Read!"

Before stepping up to bat, carefully review the job requirements here. If this position fits you like a glove, click "Sign Up" to begin.

Hint: You do not have to answer every question in the application, however the following information is required:
NAME, ADDRESS, DOB, PHONE #, EMAIL ADDRESS, WHEN ARE YOU ABLE TO SERVE, EMERGENCY CONTACT and ADDITIONAL SKILLS.
 
By applying, you are committing to: attend 1 of the 5 Volunteer Orientation sessions and a minimum 5 weeks of volunteer service.

A signed "Parental Consent" form is your ticket to Volunteer Orientation.

Don't drop the ball, space is limited!
Minimum Age:
     12
Volunteer Type:
     Youth (ages 17 and under)
Department:
     Library



Summer Teen Volunteer South Mountain Communtiy Library 2016

Location
7050 S. 24th Street
Phoenix, AZ  85042
Description:

Are you ready to make a difference in your community?
This summer, the ball's in your court!

South Mountain Library needs spirited teens (ages 12-17) to bring their best game volunteering for Phoenix Public Library's annual Summer Reading program "On Your Mark, Get Set...Read!"

Before stepping up to bat, carefully review the job requirements here. If this position fits you like a glove, click "Sign Up" to begin.

Hint: You do not have to answer every question in the application, however the following information is required:
NAME, ADDRESS, DOB, PHONE #, EMAIL ADDRESS, WHEN ARE YOU ABLE TO SERVE, EMERGENCY CONTACT and ADDITIONAL SKILLS.
 
By applying, you are committing to: attend 1 of the 5 Volunteer Orientation sessions and a minimum 5 weeks of volunteer service.
A signed "Parental Consent" form is your ticket to Volunteer Orientation.
Don't drop the ball, space is limited!
Minimum Age:
     12
Volunteer Type:
     Youth (ages 17 and under)
Department:
     Library



The Gallery @ City Hall

Location
200 W. Washington St.
Phoenix, AZ  85003
Zone:
Council District 7
Description:

The Gallery @ City Hall is a new art exhibit space. Volunteers are expected to serve as both hosts and educators, welcoming visitors and enriching their gallery experience. Volunteers may be called upon to provide directions, information and friendly assistance about other public art and visitor experiences located in downtown Phoenix.
Minimum Age:
     18
Volunteer Type:
     Adult (18 - 64), Older Adult (65+)
Commitment:
     Bi-weekly



Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) Program

Location
AZ 
Zone:
Council District 1, Council District 2, Council District 3, Council District 4, Council District 5, Council District 6, Council District 7, Council District 8, City Wide
Description:

The city of Phoenix's Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) Campaign provides public awareness of the EITC, free tax preparation and e-filing services, and asset building information which financially strengthens the community.

We are looking for individuals who are interested in volunteering, no prior tax experience is required, and FREE training is provided. If you are interested in volunteering, please sign up for an orientation to learn more about the VITA program. Below is a brief description of the volunteer roles available:

GREETER/SCREENER
*Greets the taxpayers and ensures all taxpayers checking in receive assistance
*Ensures the taxpayer has all required documents
 
TAX PREPARER
*Prepares basic or advanced 1040 tax returns and related schedules for eligible taxpayers
*Interviews taxpayers to determine if all income, deductions, and allowable credits are claimed

SITE COORDINATOR
* Provides coordination, organization, and supervision of the VITA site
*Ensures all volunteers adhere to the VITA Standards of Conduct and Quality Site Requirements
*Coordinates volunteer schedules 
*Compiles reports on a monthly basis
Minimum Age:
     16
Volunteer Type:
     Adult (18 - 64), Older Adult (65+)
Commitment:
     Weekly
Department:
     Human Services



Workforce Literacy Assistant - Ocotillo Library

Location
102 W Southern Ave
Phoenix, AZ  85041
Zone:
Council District 7
Description:

Are your friends and family always asking you for advice on finding a job? Why not use your skills and experience to help your fellow community members get back into needs volunteers for Ocotillo Library's  Workforce Literacy Center. This is an exciting program that has reached many Phoenix residents and we need your help to keep it running! Our Workforce Literacy Assistants help job seekers by providing community members with one-on-one employment assistance during our open labs. We'll provide training on helping with resumes and online job applications, but we need your knowledge and time to make this program successful!
Minimum Age:
     18
Volunteer Type:
     Adult (18 - 64), Older Adult (65+)
Commitment:
     Weekly
Department:
     Library