Household Hazardous Waste Event
Volunteer help is needed at the CCE office with pre-registration for this collection day. Volunteers will help educate the public while gathering information required for this popular event. Training is provided.
CHEUMUNG COUNTY POVERTY REDUCTION COALITION
With the new Poverty Stoplight program underway join community partners, agencies and individuals working with CCE of Chemung to empower those living with incomes below the poverty line to transition out of poverty. This will include assistance in preparing for the Poverty Stoplight program. Enrolled and Affiliated
CCE Educators provide afterschool education and learning activities for students in the Elmira City School District. If you’d like to accompany them to help, then we’d like to hear from you. Enrolled
A MATTER of BALANCE PROGRAM (AMOB)
This researched-based program addresses the fear of falling and fall prevention. Eight two-hour classes are held at various sites throughout the county with a limit of 12 participants. Workbooks, videos, and light exercise are used. The classes are for anyone over 60. Volunteer Coaches go through eight hours of training and are asked to teach two classes each year. This is a short one month commitment. For more information call 734-4453 Ext.202 for Mary-Lynn. Training is provided. Enrolled
BONE BUILDERS (BB)
This osteoporosis prevention exercise program has been in Chemung County for 16+ years. Hand weights and a variable ankle weight used during slow fluid movements to help maintain bone mass. The program is designed for both women and men. If you are interested in participation as a Trainer,call 734-4453 Ext. 202 for more information. Training is provided. Enrolled
Several volunteer Opportunities John W. Jones Museum
Tour guides, simulator operators Wings of Eagles
Marketing, Fundraising, Construction Habitat for Humanity
Camera operator/interviewer/scheduler Senior Notebook
Servers at celebration needed Near Westside Neighborhood
Office duties & support Susan G. Komen Upstate N.Y.
Blood Drives/Blood Couriers American Red Cross
If any of these exciting and challenging opportunities interests you, contact CVAC at (607) 734-4453. CVAC is a civic engagement program of Cornell Cooperative Extension of Chemung County.Individuals who bring a diverse perspective and are supportive of diversity are strongly encouraged to apply.
Last updated April 4, 2018