Volunteer

Hollywood Senior Center couldn’t operate without the help of wonderful volunteers who donate their time and talent to serve our community. Whatever your age, interests, or skills, you can find a rewarding volunteer or an internship opportunity with us.

Please note that the majority of our volunteer opportunities are remote at this time.

For more information on volunteer or internship opportunities, please contact our Volunteer Program Manager at julieann.barowski@hollywoodseniorcenter.org or call 503-288-8303 ext. 109.

Want to Volunteer?

To apply to any of the current volunteer opportunities, click the button to submit an online application. Please note that all applicants will be interviewed and most volunteer positions require a criminal convictions background screening.

Current HSC Volunteers:

Log into the Volgistics Online Portal

Volunteer Opportunities

Commitment: 2 hours per week on a weekly or every other week schedule

Help support social connection for seniors in our community. We are currently looking for tech-savvy individuals to provide support to seniors looking to use technology to stay connected and participate in online programming. We are looking for volunteers to provide 1:1 support and assist participants over the phone. Currently Remote.

Commitment: weekly or episodic

Support life-long learning and reduce social isolation. Volunteers to lead a variety of programs and classes that address the social, physical, intellectual, and emotional needs of the senior community. Programming is currently offered via Zoom through our HSC at Home Virtual Programming. Ability to use Zoom required. Currently Remote.

Commitment: 1-2 hours a week or as needed/on-call

Socialization, peace of mind, and a friendly voice are all part of the experience for those participating in our Telephone Pal program. Volunteers provide friendly check-in calls to older adults in the community and follow-up with appropriate staff regarding specific needs. Currently Remote.

Commitment: 1-2 hours a week or as needed/on-call

Help address food insecurity in our community. Volunteers to make weekly food and supply deliveries to seniors in the community. Deliveries are picked up at the Hollywood Senior Center.

Commitment: flexible

Hollywood Senior Center needs help preparing the building to reopen to the public. We are looking for yard work in the front and back of the building and organizing within the building.

Commitment: flexible

Assist with administrative tasks at the Hollywood Senior Center including data entry, copying, mailing, scheduling, and phone calls.

Internship Opportunities

Commitment: starting as soon as possible through December 31; up to 10 hours per week on a flexible schedule

The Social Media and Marketing Intern will help Hollywood Senior Center run a successful Season of Sharing fundraising campaign with a focus on developing and coordinating social media efforts. View the full position description here.

Board of Directors Opportunities

Commitment: 2-3 hours a month for a two-year term

The Hollywood Senior Center is seeking new members to join the Board of Directors. It is seeking members who can bring financial acumen, organizational skills, creative thinking, and an understanding of the Center’s role in the community. In addition, professional non-profit and financial management experience is a plus.

For more information, please contact our Volunteer Program Manager at julieann.barowski@hollywoodseniorcenter.org or call 503-288-8303 ext. 109.