Volunteer Opportunities

Side Kicks

Whatever your interests and abilities, you can put your time, skills, and experience to good use. Our Greenfield Sidekicks program gives Greenfield Community Members a way to meet new people, earn volunteer hours, and strengthen our community through volunteerism.

BENEFITS OF VOLUNTEERING

Research demonstrates that volunteering leads to better health and volunteers are the most likely to receive physical and mental health benefits from their volunteer activities.

  • Learn and do things that you might not normally get the chance to experience.
  • Volunteers can improve their own lives by gaining skills, experience, and contacts.
  • Improve lives, strengthen communities, and foster civic engagement through service and volunteering.

Whatever your passion, however you get involved, volunteering offers a way to have a real and lasting impact on the world.

There are many volunteer opportunities to choose from. Here is what's coming up:

EVENT
DATE
TIME
TASKS
Holiday Tree Lighting
Dec. 3
1:30-7:30 PM
Facilitate winter games and handing out hot chocolate.
Breakfast with Santa
Dec. 10
8:30 AM-12:00 PM
Set up, Santa's helper, breakfast prep., serve food, clean up.
Cruisin' Santa Claus Parade
Dec. 12-15
5:00-9:30 PM
Dress in character suit (Santa, Frosty, Christmas Mouse, etc.) ride in the parade, wave to onlookers.
Sweetheart Dance
Feb. 18
6:00-10:00 PM
Decorate, monitor desserts, clean up.
Breakfast with the Easter Bunny
Mar. 25
8:00-11:30 AM
Set up, make pancakes, serve, assist with Easter Bunny photos, clean up.
Adult Dance Recital
Mar. 31
6:00-9:00 PM
Handing out programs, selling tickets, videotaping performance.
Bunny Hop
Apr. 1
TBD
Dress in character suit (Easter Bunny, Disney/Nickleodeon characters, etc.) ride in the parade, wave to onlookers
Clean Up Green Up
Apr. 22
9:00-10:30 AM
Check groups in, hand out supplies
Youth Dance & Kidnastics Recital
May 6
TBD
Line up dancers, escort dancers off stage, supervise kids while waiting for their turn on stage.


To volunteer, please fill out a Volunteer Application and a Background Check Form and submit to the Greenfield Parks and Recreation office. 

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