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Volunteer opportunity description

Volunteers will be paired with seniors in their area. We recommend  shoveling a seniors home within 10 hours after the snow stops falling.
Shovels and Salt are provided by the Department of Public Works (DPW). If you require a shovel, please email us at Shovels can be picked up at the Department of Public Works or can be scheduled to be delivered to your house (Mondays-Fridays from 10am-3pm).
Salt will be given in 5 Gallon buckets and will be placed at the senior’s home in an easily accessible and visible area. 


  • 16 years of age and older
  • Youth under 18 need a parent/guardian's signature 
  • Must wear proper clothing: winter jacket, boots, hat, gloves, etc. 
  • Must be able to lift min. 10 lbs 
  • Must sign waiver before beginning service
  • Fill out our form to apply here:

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We need volunteers who are free at these times


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JC Shovels

Kwame Gilbert
Americorps Vista
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