Senior Center Opportunities

Bingo Caller
  • Description: Call Bingo on Mondays and Fridays or serve as an alternate caller.
  • Time Commitment: 1-2 hours per week
  • Minimum Age Requirement: 16
  • Skills Required: Loud speaking voice.
  • Background Check Required
Birthday Card Writer
  • Description: Volunteers will send card to each member during their birthday month. Cards will be provided by center. Volunteers will sign the card and address envelope.
  • Time Commitment: 1-2 hours per month
  • Minimum Age Requirement: 16
  • Skills Required: Neat handwriting.
  • Background Check Required
Birthday Party Planner
  • Description: Help decorate the room for the celebration. Duties included setting the birthday table, blowing up balloons, making special gifts for birthday people, (provided by staff).
  • Time Commitment: 3rd Friday of every month - 8 a.m.
  • Minimum Age Requirement: 16
  • Skills Required: Creativity, ability to stand and work for long period of time.
  • Background Check Required
Class Instructor
  • Description: Instruct or lead classes of expertise or knowledge.
  • Time Commitment: Varies based on class
  • Minimum Age Requirement: 16
  • Skills Required: Ability to lead/teach a group independently.
  • Background Check Required
Greeters
  • Description: Daily volunteers are needed to perform a variety of duties including greeting lunch diners, welcoming all participants entering the Silver Center, taking future reservations, distributing informational materials, and answering telephone.
  • Time Commitment: 9 a.m. - 11:30 a.m., Monday-Friday
  • Minimum Age Requirement: 16
  • Skills Required: Outgoing personality. General knowledge of Silver Center. Training available.
  • Background Check Required
Newsletter Contributor
  • Description: Volunteers are needed to submit/write articles for quarterly newsletter. Any forms of creative writing, including poetry, essays and short stories are welcome; as well as informative articles of your choice. Newsletter Editor reserves the right to refuse based on appropriateness and space in newsletter.
  • Time Commitment: Varies
  • Minimum Age Requirement: 16
  • Skills Required: Basic creative writing skills preferred but not required. Ability to use microsoft word. Ability to email communication.
  • Background Check Required
Photographer
  • Description: Volunteer will take pictures of special events. Point and shoot digital camera provided. 
  • Time Commitment: Varies
  • Minimum Age Requirement: 16
  • Skills Required: Silver Center will provide camera. Basic knowledge of a point and shoot digital camera.
  • Background Check Required
Public Ambassador
  • Description: Volunteer will help to distribute information about the senior center through out community. Other opportunities include representing the senior center at civic and leadership groups.
  • Time Commitment: Varies
  • Minimum Age Requirement: 16
  • Skills Required: Must have own transportation. Ability to do some public speaking.
  • Background Check Required
Applications