Volunteer Opportunities

We are always looking for capable, caring and committed volunteers at The Martin Center. Please take a minute to look over this list of volunteer opportunities and then click on the link below to check those that interest you.

Read more about why you should join!

You’ll enjoy fun and fellowship while contributing to the Center and your community!

Reception Desk: Greet visitors, register participants for programs and answer the phone.
Facilities Set-up: Set up and arrange tables and chairs in the building for various programs and special events.
Landscaping Committee: Help keep our landscape looking beautiful by weeding, watering, planting and picking up trash.
Property Committee: Identify needs and help with general maintenance and repair of the Center.
Kitchen Keepers: Organize the kitchen for special events and potlucks including set-up, heating the food and clean-up.
Newsletter Group: Fold, label and sort the Center’s newsletter.
Data Entry: Input membership and volunteer data.
Welcoming Committee: Introduce new participants at social and special events. Organize the Center’s New Member Luncheon.
Phone Calling: Make occasional phone calls as reminders or follow-ups.
Decorating Committee: Decorate for activities or special events at the Center.
Membership Committee: Promote membership and encourage members to be active participants and recruit new members.

For information on any of these positions, please contact Kathryn Capaldi, Director of Volunteers, kcapaldi@fiftyforward.org or call (743) 376-4330.

Wish List

The following items would be greatly appreciated.

  • Portable CD & Cassette Player
  • Small Hand Weights
  • Yoga Mats
  • 12 ft. Pre-lit Christmas Tree
  • Donation to purchase a Wii System
  • Donations for our Pass-Along Garden
  • Donations for Children’s books (K-4) for the Friends Learning in Pairs Program