National Parks of New York Harbor program
Volunteers provide educational talks and a "show and tell" program while on the train from New York Penn Station and Washington, DC. The 2015-2016 program operates on Saturdays.
Volunteers are provided one meal and free train fare.
Volunteers are provided with a uniform shirt; volunteers provide their own khaki or tan trousersor skirt, black or brown belt, socks, and heeled shoes.
Number of Trips
Volunteer guides will need to commit at a minimum to one trip every two months, after their training.
Volunteers selected for the program will be required to attend a mandatory six hour training class on either Saturday February 4, 2017 or Tuesday February 7, 2017. The selected Guides will also be required to make two supervised trainings runs onboard Amtrak and successfully complete the training.
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- Public Speaking
- Problem Solving
- People Skills
- Environmental Education
- Youth Services
- Relationship Building
Good Match For
Teens People 55+ Group
Requirements & Commitment
- Must be at least 17
- Orientation or Training
- minimum to one trip every two months
- mandatory six hour training class