Volunteer With Us!

Volunteer Opportunities

Looking for ways to give back and impact your community? See our volunteer workgroups & descriptions below. Email our Volunteer Coordinator, Shawna Peterson, at nurture@parentingvillage.org to get started!

Parenting Village volunteers get to make a difference in the community, meet new people, utilize their skills & talents to help growing families in Rochester, and support our small but mighty village. We hope you’ll join us!

Connections Workgroup | Chair: TBD | connect@parentingvillage.org

Meetings as needed; Work with Connections Chair to brainstorm, coordinate and execute Connections events for the Parenting Village community throughout the year.

Development Workgroup | Chair: Jen Tarolli | jen@parentingvillage.org

Meetings as needed; Work with Development Chair to brainstorm and execute ways to raise funds. Responsibilities range from planning to execution to monitoring and tracking of events and activities. Assists with planning and execution of annual Family Fest. Help raise funds through grant writing. Seeks out and finds grant opportunities applicable to Parenting Village. Prepares proposals by determining concept, gathering and formatting information, writing drafts, and obtaining approvals.

Marketing Workgroup | Chair: Sarah Ozimek | sarahozimek@parentingvillage.org

Meetings as needed; Work with Marketing Chair to address all marketing needs of Parenting Village, including social media management, website updates and management, advertising. Promote ongoing Circles and any special events.

Nurture Workgroup | Chair: Shawna Peterson | nurture@parentingvillage.org

Monthly meetings; Work with Nurture Chair to support Nurture program, including recruitment of Nurture families, Nurture volunteers, and address all program needs.

View our Programs to learn more about what we do, and how you can participate.