A dozen ways to volunteer in Westchester
Photograph by Ken Gabrielsen
You may have thought many times about volunteering: You want to help people, you want to do something good, but you’re not sure how or where to begin. Maybe you don’t want to work in a hospital, and you’re not sure you’d be much help at a senior-living center. So you do nothing. If this scenario sounds familiar, you’re not alone. We know that getting started can seem daunting — so we’ve done the legwork for you. Here are 12 unique volunteering opportunities in Westchester — plus a glimpse into the lives of a handful of volunteers — that are sure to be fulfilling, rewarding, and possibly even fun.