Thanks for your interest in volunteering with the UIDN. For ongoing needs scroll down. Critical needs, fall/winter 2021:

Tutors for English language learners at Bailey or Miller Middle Schools, Kingston, one or more days per week, Monday-Thursday, 2:20 to 3:40 p.m. Learn more.

Bilingual volunteers (Spanish/English) to work remotely answering our helpline or in shifts at our Kingston office. After an orientation, volunteers provide resources in person and by phone, choosing their own hours. For details email Daniel Woodham.

Volunteers with trucks or vans to pick up and deliver food and furniture. Details.

Haga clic aquí para ver un video: Gerson Rodríguez, Katherine Guerra y Joel Gonzalo Cac Pop hablan sobre el voluntariado con UIDN. Grabado en enero de 2022 con Mariel Fiori para su programa, La Voz.

Click here for a video — Gerson Rodríguez, Katherine Guerra, and Joel Gonzalo Cac Pop talk about volunteering with UIDN. Taped Jan. 2022 with Mariel Fiori for her show, La Voz, which airs weekly on Radio Kingston.

The conversation is in Spanish.

Household Support: Help with weekly Kingston food pantries where families can pick up groceries and other needed items. Donate or identify sources for  needed items and drop them off by prior arrangement. Get details here.

Writers Group: Tell UIDN’s story and the stories of local immigrants by writing for our newsletter or website. Email Bob Gelbach or phone him at 203-376-8205.

Volunteer Recruitment: Call prospective volunteers and help them select opportunities that match their skills, interests, and availability. Email Debi Duke or leave a message at 845-876-4461.

Fundraising: Join an ambitious and successful team. Volunteers also are needed to write thank you notes or design flyers, digital media, and other materials to promote events and programs. Stephanie, Email Stephanie Kristal or phone 845-750-4438.

Packing groceries at weekly food market.

Photo: Leslie Gallagher

For more ways to help, see the What We Do section. If you are ready to volunteer, please complete this form; we will contact you about next steps including any orientation or training offered.