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Retired & Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP)/CSSNYC

Want to make a difference?

Would you like to work with refugees, asylees, victims of human trafficking, survivors of torture, and/or other immigrants? Whether you want to provide college and career readiness coaching, ESL instruction, or cultural orientations; accompany, and interpret for, individuals who travel on public transportation and via other means to appointments; or lend a behind-the-scenes hand by conducting outreach and the like; do your part in helping individuals obtain the skills and resources they need to rebuild their lives and thrive in America. Many of these opportunities exist across the boroughs, though some are limited to certain ones. Please note that during the pandemic, not all of these roles may be available and those that are may be remote.



Guess what?! There are even more great opportunities for volunteers 55 and older in all 5 boroughs!

RSVP works with over 250 partner organizations. If this opportunity is not for you, we can help you find another that is. Inquire about our active opportunities today and/or ask to be added to our contact list for after things settle down!

**Please note: all RSVP volunteer opportunities are for individuals 55 and older; also, most assignments are with our partners located across the City**

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About Retired & Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP)/CSSNYC

Location:

633 Third Avenue, 10th Floor, New York, NY 10017, US

Mission Statement

The Retired and Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) was started in 1966 by the Community Service Society (CSS), an over 170-year-old nonprofit agency. CSS's mission is to identify problems which create a permanent poverty class in New York City, and to advocate the systemic changes required to eliminate such problems. CSS will focus on enabling, empowering and promoting opportunities for poor families and individuals to develop their full potential, to contribute to society, and to realize social, economic and political opportunities.

Description

RSVP matches adults 55 and older with meaningful volunteer opportunities at New York City nonprofits. With more than 2,300 volunteers, RSVP in New York City is one of the largest senior volunteer programs in the nation. There are over 600 RSVPs which operate nationally and many that do so internationally. We match volunteers on the basis of interests and abilities, community needs, geographic convenience, and experience.

Community
Education & Literacy
Immigrants & Refugees

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Multiple locations New York, NY 10017

(40.75198,-73.96978)
 

SKILLS

  • People Skills
  • Cross-cultural Communication
  • Relationship Building
  • English as a Secondary Language (ESL)
  • Administrative Support
  • Career Counseling / Coaching

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 55
  • Orientation or Training

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