Volunteer Program

Compassionate Hearts

Volunteers are essential to the work that we dohelping us build a warm, compassionate community for our children and families. The role of every volunteer varies depending on talents, time commitments, and volunteering opportunities.

Listed below are some of the common volunteer activities. We welcome creative, new volunteering ideas. We're only limited by our imaginations!

If you're interested in getting a group together, creating a fundraising event, or volunteering independently, contact us to get involved.

Volunteer Program


40 North Main Avenue, Albany NY 12203


(518) 453-6756


Mentorship Programs

  • Pen Pal Program

  • Tutoring

  • Superhero & Princess Visits

  • Mystery Readers (Reading Books to Children)


Administrative Help

  • Family Night Game Planning


Special Skills Classes

  • Baking

  • Nutrition & Healthy Cooking

  • Music

  • Arts & Crafts

  • Resume-Building Class


Event Planning

  • Fundraisers

  • Wish List Drives

  • Assist at St. Catherine's Events

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Group Activities

  • Jazzy Sun Birthdays

  • Repaint & Redecorate a Child's Room

  • Gardening & Landscaping


Household Helpers

  • Laundry Helpers

  • Company Car Clean-Up

  • Light Housekeeping Activities

  • Decluttering and Organizing