The Historical Society of Newburgh Bay and the Highlands needs volunteers!


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Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

189 Montgomery StNewburgh, NY 12550

The 1830 Captain David Crawford House

About

Volunteering at HSNBH is a great chance for you to:

  • learn more about Newburgh's rich history
  • acquire new skills
  • use your creativity
  • meet new and interesting people
  • help a public organization thrive

Below is a sampling of volunteer opportunities. Please don’t hesitate to contact us if you would like to participate or if you have new ideas.

  • Join us on ensure that the HSNBH headquarters is open to the public each Sunday afternoon from 1:00-4:00 PM. Volunteers greet visitors, give tours, manage the gift shop and help with reference and general information questions. Volunteers will be trained Time: A commitment of at least four Sunday's from 1:00-4:00 PM at least per year. Training time would be one Sunday afternoon from two to three hours.
  • Help us with the maintenance needs of the historic Captain David Crawford House, make interior and exterior repairs as needed and improve and maintain the grounds of our headquarters.Time: Any time commitment would depend on the nature of a project.
  • Light Housekeeping - The Crawford House needs regular, light cleaning. We are looking for a volunteer or volunteers to come in once a month to vacuum, dust and tidy up a bit. On occasion we also need help setting up and taking down exhibitions at the headquarters.Time: Once a month for one to two hours.

Skills

  • Housekeeping
  • Landscaping
  • Home Repair
  • Sales Process
  • Carpentry
  • Retail / Sales

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Orientation or Training
  • 2 - 6 hours per week

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