YMCA of Greater Providence

Volunteer & Internship Opportunities


Volunteer to do something good!

As a volunteer-based, community-service organization, the YMCA thrives on people helping people. The act of sharing, teaching, giving and working with others can bring a new dimension to your life. Volunteer your time and energy for a program or committee and see what you get in return!

Types of Volunteers

  • Advisory/Board Volunteers: Offer your expertise as a member of a short-term task force or committee or as a consultant to a specific project.
  • Annual Support Volunteer: Help the YMCA’s fundraising efforts succeed.
  • Program Volunteer: Assist in coaching or other team support.
  • Support Volunteer: Provide administrative, clerical or technical support to a YMCA or department, or volunteer during special events.

Some of the Y’s volunteer opportunities are listed below. Check with your local YMCA branch to share your knowledge – and yourself!

  • Active Older Adults
  • Adult Fitness
  • Adult Aquatics
  • Child Care
  • Clerical Assistant
  • Committee Work
  • Maintenance
  • Foliage Care
  • Marketing/PR
  • Parent/Child Classes
  • Preschool/Youth Aquatics
  • Preschool/Youth Dance
  • Preschool/Youth Sports
  • Member Service Desk
  • Special Events
  • Strength Training
  • Teen Chaperone
  • Teen Leader
  • Volunteer Coordinator

YMCA of Greater Providence is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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