Support Us


Many of our programs are in need of enthusiastic volunteers.  Here are a few opportunities, if you have an interest in something that is not listed, please let us know!

Opportunity #1:

Food Pantry Helper– assists with smooth operation of the food pantry

Tasks include assisting consumers with completing their order selections, putting together orders for pick up or delivery, and cleaning

Skills needed: able to communicate by phone, complete data entry, be able to bend and lift 50 lbs.

Opportunity #2:

Housing Search Helper– assists consumers with searching for appropriate housing according to their program eligibility

Tasks include using community resources to locate housing options, communicating next steps with consumers, providing program overviews to prospective landlords, maintain an available housing list

Skills needed: good communication skills, able to use computers, ability to multi-task

Opportunity #3:

IT Helper– assist IT Director to support staff

Tasks include completing small trouble shooting activities, assists with organizing and tracking inventory

Skills needed: knowledge of computer systems, be able to bend and lift 50 lbs.

To learn more about volunteer opportunities at TCAction, use the form below to send us a message of inquiry.

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Join our family of donors whose commitment to our mission makes our community a better place for us all. Your donation makes a difference!

Checks can be made to:

Tompkins Community Action
701 Spencer Road
Ithaca, NY 14850

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