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Volunteers make Baxter happen!

Volunteers play an important part of Baxter’s service to the community. From doctors and dentists in our Clinics, helping hands organizing and restocking Marketplace shelves, to those who get their hands dirty weeding and planting in our greenhouse and garden, volunteers keep us moving forward. Scroll down for a list of current recurring volunteer opportunities.

Volunteer Opportunities

Whether you are an individual or a a group looking for a one-time or recurring volunteer opportunity, there’s something at Baxter for you!

Community Teachers

Baxter offers computer classes to senior citizens several times a year. We are looking for tech-saavy teachers who understand the basics of browsing the internet, using social media and email, among o…

Event Volunteers

At Baxter Community Center, we have several events throughout the year. Some of them are neighborhood events, like our Strawberry Jamboree each June at Joe Taylor Park. Others are Baxter Family event…

Farmers & Plant-Lovers

Baxter’s Greenhouse Programs bring a green approach to life in the Baxter Neighborhood. Volunteers perform a variety of tasks, from helping plant seedlings in our Greenhouse, to building raised gard…

Front Desk Fill-In

Due to the variety of responsibilities our staff takes on and the fluidity of schedules that happens in a Community Center setting, there are many times when we need a fill-in front desk person to ans…

Graphic Design Intern

Our Development and Communications team is looking for a Graphic Design student for a year-long internship. The intern would have an opportunity to work with our experienced staff in event branding, o…

Medical Professionals

Medical professionals including doctors, dentists, nurses, counselors and more are one of the top volunteer needs at Baxter. All of our providers at Baxter’s Health Center (Health Clinic and De…

Pantry Organizers

Baxter Community Center’s Food and Clothing Pantry is always in need of individuals and groups to sort through clothing donations and organize our supplies. There’s a little bit of everyth…

Youth Mentors

Our Mizizi Maji Mentoring program relies on a committed group of mentors of all ages and backgrounds. Becoming a mentor to Baxter’s youth is a delicate process, but for those wanting to pour dir…
Thank you for making us look good!

Fix Up Day is one of the longest standing Baxter traditions. Each Spring, more than 100 volunteers help spruce up and improve our facilities to get the grounds ready for the busy summer months. Email us by clicking below if you are interested in joining for the next Fix Up Day.

Email our Volunteer Coordinator

Interested in Volunteering?

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