Agency for New Americans A private, non-profit refugee resettlement agency in Boise, Idaho whose mission is to help refugees achieve self-sufficiency in their new lives by providing the skills, education, and support necessary during their resettlement period. ANA depends heavily on a broad base of community support through volunteers to provide general transportation, donation pick up, administrative support, mentoring, English tutoring, employment support, fundraising and marketing.
If you feel that you would be a great volunteer for the program or would like further information about how you can help, please visit our website and fill out our volunteer interest form: http://www.anaidaho.org/volunteer.html Contact: Julie Bayard 208-338-0033 ext. 27 or
Foster Grandparent Program of the Treasure ValleyWhen you share your love, time and experience, you have the power to help a child who needs you. Individuals age 55+ volunteer as role models, mentors and tutors in schools and education non-profits. Small, non-taxable stipend is available for those who meet income requirements.CONTACT: Volunteer Coordinator 208-336-5533 x275
Global Talent IdahoGlobal Talent Idaho is a non-profit organization that works with high skilled refugees and immigrants trying to reclaim their careers in the U.S.. Global Talent Idaho works in all areas of career building from resume development, informational interviewing, English language acquisition, job coaching, mentoring, internship placement, job searching, network building, etc… In order to succeed in our aims, we enlist the help and support of volunteers. These volunteers play a meaningful role in transforming skilled new Americans’ lives by sharing knowledge of U.S. workplace culture and expectations, industry insight, and best practices.
If you feel that you would be a great volunteer for the program or would like further information about how you can help, please visit our website and fill out our volunteer application: http://globaltalentidaho.org/volunteers/. Whether you have a few hours a month or several hours a week to offer, our job seekers are eager to benefit from your expertise and guidance.
CONTACT: Gina Finley 208-336-5533 ext 236
Idaho Suicide Prevention Hotline A statewide resource for persons at risk of suicide and their families and loved ones. We train volunteer crisis phone responders for our Boise phone room while committing to a weekly shift for one year of service.CONTACT: Nina Leary 208-258-6992
Legacy CorpsVolunteer-powered caregiver support by and for veterans and military families. Stipended volunteers commit to one year of service as part of an elite team of AmeriCorps volunteers, providing companionship and support to military family caregivers.CONTACT: Melissa Radloff 208-333-1363
Economic OpportunityAt EO, we specialize in providing the support needed to launch and grow local businesses. Through our loan funds, one-on-one consulting, and business plan training classes – we equip entrepreneurs from every walk of life with the tools needed to successfully launch and grow a business in southwest Idaho. CONTACT: Gina Bessire 208-336-5533 ext 237
Nutrition Works is a sponsoring organization for child care providers participating in the Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP) in Idaho. CACFP goals are to help providers feed nutritious meals to children while helping them develop healthy eating habits. We are seeking volunteers to represent us at community events and conferences. CONTACT: Melissa Smicker 208-336-5533 x336
Retired & Senior Volunteer Program of Southwestern IdahoThe Retired and Senior Volunteer Program, (RSVP) provides seniors (55+) with volunteer opportunities making a positive difference in their communities of southwest Idaho primarily in the Healthy Futures focus area supporting food security.CONTACT: Alex McNish 208-466-8982