The 2018 hurricane season has been extraordinarily active in parts of the U.S., with Hurricane Florence currently impacting millions in the Carolinas. As this natural disaster unfolds, the staff here at VolunteerMatch is doing its part to ensure that, if you are in an affected community, you are prepared and safe. And if you are looking to help with disaster relief efforts, you know about the most effective ways to contribute.
Richard Morris Hunt was the architect of our building. The front facade of the Metropolitan Museum and the pedestal that the Statue of the Liberty stands on are two other structures that Richard Morris Hunt designed.
Don't have time to regularly volunteer but still want to be part of a volunteer team? Join our volunteer roster! We are always looking for volunteers to work one-time events. Whether it be leading guests to a concert, parade or festival, or, working an event onsite at the hostel. There is so much in New York City the we want to share with our international and domestic guests!
Who we are: We are the biggest hostel in the western hemisphere and the only nonprofit hospitality organization in the city. Our mission is to create a more peaceful world though inter-cultural exchanges.
Who we are looking for: People of any and all ages who can help us carry out our mission. You must believe like we do in the power of travel to transform lives. Additionally, you should be punctual, be ready to take direction, and comfortable being around lots of people