The City of Kettering Volunteer program strives to provide volunteers with a positive experience that will promote creativity, expand knowledge, and utilize skills and talents.
Current volunteer opportunities:
Drivers are needed for our senior transportation program. This position requires one morning or afternoon a week. Must have a valid Ohio driver’s license. A background check with fingerprinting will be conducted.
Senior Transportation Schedulers are needed at the Lathrem Senior Center from 8 a.m. – noon on various weekdays. Volunteers need to have a pleasant phone voice and be somewhat familiar with computers.
Special Event volunteers are needed throughout the year to assist our Parks, Recreation & Cultural Arts Dept. with family activities. These events take place in the evening or during the weekend. These are excellent opportunities for students and working folks to give back to our community!
Receptionists are needed to answer phones and greet visitors in various offices throughout the city. These volunteers are on an on-call basis.
Fraze ushers are needed to greet patrons who are coming to enjoy an event. This position is available June through September in accordance with the Fraze Pavilion schedule. Ushers are asked to work eight shows throughout the season which work with their availability. For some shows, ushers could receive a ticket to stay and enjoy the evening as a patron.
Summer Camp volunteers are needed to help with various camps at Rosewood Arts Centre and Habitat Environmental Center. Camps run June-August and volunteers will be working with children. We will be having a Summer Camp Volunteer Open House on Wednesday, May 9th from 6 P.M. until 7 P.M.at the Habitat Environmental Center.