Volunteer at HEAF

Thank you for your interest in sharing your time and talents with HEAF!

Volunteers are invaluable additions to our program and greatly enhance the opportunities we offer our students. Offering time and service at HEAF, whether it is a one-time speaking engagement or a year-long mentoring relationship, increases our ability to ensure success for all of our students. HEAF students benefit from the skills and guidance they receive from volunteers and volunteers experience the priceless satisfaction that comes from working with motivated youth and serving their community.

How to Apply

If you are interested in volunteering with HEAF, please fill out our online application and the volunteer coordinator will contact you for further discussion of the opportunity you are interested in.

Current One-Time Opportunities

  • HEAF Photogs (reocurring opportunity)

    HEAF is seeking volunteers who love to take pictures to assist the Communications Manager during HEAF events throughout the year. Applications are accepted on a rolling basis. Learn more.

Current Long-Term Opportunities

  • Admissions Department Assistant

    HEAF is looking for a volunteer who would handle tasks associated with recruiting, screening and admitting students into the HEAF program for our two program sites. Volunteer will be trained and placed at program headquarters in Manhattan, and report to HEAF’s Manager of Admissions & Community Relations.  Learn more.
  • High School Academic Coach/Tutor

    HEAF is seeking academic coach/tutors to commit to work with high school students who are struggling to meet HEAF’s academic standards and to assist students in core subjects such as Math and Science (open to other subjects as well, according to students’ needs). Applications are accepted on a rolling basis. Learn more.
  • Middle School Tutor

    HEAF is seeking tutors to commit to work with middle school students on core subjects such as English, writing, and math. New tutors would begin in the fall semester. Applications are accepted on a rolling basis. Learn more.
  • Corporate Volunteer Opportunities

    If you would like to volunteer with your company, we are happy to create customized opportunities. Please contact dprophet@heaf.org with inquiries.

    Contact Information

    For general questions, please contact our Volunteer Engagement Coordinator at 212-663-9732 ext. 319 or by email at volunteer@heaf.org with inquiries.

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