Volunteer

Volunteers play a critical role at the Arab-American Family Support Center. Every year, over 75 volunteers make our work possible. With your skills, you can make a difference while building a strong community.

Open Positions

Please note – due to our transition from in-person programming to remote programming, we are working with volunteers to ensure COVID-19 safety at our events. All positions are remote unless you are volunteering for an outdoor event. We currently do not have weekend or evening opportunities at this time.

Research

We are looking for individuals interested in helping us promote food access for immigrants and refugees. You’ll support our survey efforts around Halal food options in NYC and contribute to a resource for food-secure families.

GOTV/Canvassing

We are looking for individuals interested in participatory budgeting, community development, and canvassing to support an upcoming event in Briarwood, Queens on January 14th. You’ll help us inform community members about the participatory budgeting process, brief them on 3 proposed projects, and assist individuals fill out provided ballots. Bangla and/or Urdu language skills are desired, but not mandatory.

Digital Media

We are always looking for skilled photographers, videographers, and graphic designers to support our work.

Anthology

We are looking for creative thinkers and makers to support the development of our anthology project. You’ll support outreach efforts to collect submissions, creative production, and copyediting.

Group Volunteer

We are open to working with your corporate team to create a meaningful group volunteering experience.

Volunteer Sign-Up

Sign up to be a volunteer with the form below and we will be in touch. Stay tuned for more opportunities!