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Agencies in Immediate Need of Volunteers

 
Florida Keys Outreach Coalition
 
Stocker: This volunteer will aid the organization in stocking the food pantry and collecting donations. Help is needed Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays from 10-2pm at St. Peter's Church in Key West. 
Contact: 305-294-0304, ask for Savannah
 
KAIR (Keys Area Interdenominational Resources) 
 
Data Entry Assistant: This volunteer will aid the organization in HMIS data entry. The Homeless Management Information System (HMIS) is a local information technology system used to collect client-level data and data on the provision of housing and services to homeless individuals and families and persons at risk of homelessness.
Translator: This volunteer will aid the organization in translating phone conversations between clients and KAIR staff. Volunteers need to be fully bilingual in English and either Spanish or Creole. 
Contact: 305-743-4582
 
Domestic Abuse Shelter
 
Advocates: This volunteer will aid the organization in answering hotline calls, resolving crisis situations, and counseling. Advocates are needed in the Key West area. 
Contact: 305-743-4440
 
 
Florida Keys Wild Bird Center
*recently opened visitor center
 
Greeter: Welcome visitors of the Sanctuary and Visitor Center and help with light clerical work including mailing assistance, filing, and overseeing a small retail stand.
Docent: Become part of the center's education team by answering visitor questions, assisting with tours, and helping the education staff with school programs.
Assistant Sanctuary Technician: Assist the sanctuary team in keeping the Sanctuary’s facilities fully operational by sweeping, cleaning food bowls, and sometimes feeding birds.
Clinic Assistant (CA): Assist with maintenance of the hospital by working directly with our hospital staff and our patients; laundry, feeding, dishes, sweeping, and mopping.
*Note: Clinical Assistant positions are limited in number, and experience in working with animals, specifically birds, is highly preferred.
Bird Emergency Rescuer (BER): Bring injured birds from other locations to the center's hospital.
Custodian: Assist with after-hours cleaning of the Exploration Wing of the Visitor Center.
Contact: 305-852-4486 ext. 4