Volunteer and Community Service

Students seeking community service and volunteer opportunities may access the following resources to locate a volunteer organization which fits their interests. Volunteerism allows students to serve their community, contributes to personal growth, and sets them apart from other students on their college application. Community service is also required for many scholarships!

Local Volunteer Organization

Phone Number

Website/E-mail

Idaho State Veterans Home

334-5000

West Valley Medical Center - Jr. Volunteers (Lorene Oats)

455-3800

Boys and Girls Club – Nampa

461-7203

Idaho Foodbank

336-9643

A Treehouse Education Center

867-4022

Caldwell Library

459-3242

Shakespeare Festival

336-9221

Idaho Botanical Gardens

343-8649

MK Nature Center

368-6060

Discovery Center

343-9895

http://www.scidaho.org/

Canyon County Animal Shelter

455-5920

Big Brothers/Big Sisters

377-2552

World Center for Birds of Prey

362-8687

Zoo Boise

384-4260

Boise Parks & Recreation

334-4199

http://www.idahoparks.org/

Caldwell YMCA

454-9622

Girl Scouts

377-2011 Ext. 105

Caldwell Mayor's Youth Council

455-3011

Idaho Humane Society

342-3508

http://www.idahohumanesociety.org/

Heart 'n Home Hospice Care (Brittany Harrington)

454-0262

www.gohospice.com

Habitats for Humanity

468-0217

http://www.hfhboise.org/

West Canyon Tutoring Program

459-6938

Idaho Fish & Game

334-3700

Idaho Youth Ranch (Nampa-Caldwell)

466-2776

Nampa Rescue Mission

461-5030

City Light Home for Women and Children

368-9901

BSU’s Children’s Center

426-4404

Mercy Medical Center - Nampa Jr. Volunteers (Sheri)

463-5840

Special Olympics

323-0482

Ronald McDonald House

336-5478

Treasure Valley Americorps Consortium

208-395-8912

Annabelle House Caldwell

455-2324