End of the Year Volunteer Opportunities

Silver Nights Masquerade Ball Friday 

October 27 at Marriott Syracuse, 8-11pm

Syracuse Silver Knights needs volunteers for Masquerade BallVolunteers would be given a comped ticket to the event ($125 per person value) and will assist with registration and monitoring onsite fundraisers.  www.syracusemasqueradeball.com









Book Buddies at Dr. Weeks 

Elementary School 

Ongoing, hours are flexible

Dr. Weeks Elementary School is looking for Professionals to mentor by assisting students with math and reading.  Volunteers are ask to commit 30 minutes a week or month to work with a student.  Background screening with the Syracuse City School District will have to be conducted prior to volunteering.







Shoebox Project/Care Package Project

Tuesday, November 28th 5-7pm UW’s Rosamond Gifford Room

During this service project we will box toiletry and personal care items (soap, deodorant, toothbrush and toothpaste for needy families and homeless individuals.









Christmas Bureau –

December 18th-21stth, Shoppingtown Mall

Christmas Bureau has a new location this Year!  It will be held at Shoppingtown Mall at the former JC Penny’s Department store (lower level).   Because of the change in venue, we will need more volunteers: to help set up, for distribution Day, and tear down/clean up.

December 18th and 19th – Set up days

December 20th – Distribution Day

December 21st – Teardown/Cleanup


For any questions please contact Shavel Edwards 315)428-3028 or sedwards@unitedway-cny.org