Community

The Next Buddha is Sangha

VOLUNTEER OPENINGS

Community Hours Volunteers
6 months to 1 year commitment, 4 hours per week (once a week)
Welcome people and answer any questions during community hours. Support NYI with office-related responsibilities, which may include: tidying up the center, spot cleaning the mats and cushions, creating announcements, proofreading emails, updating the mailing list, answering the phone and responding to voicemail, etc. Exact responsibilities will depend on the needs and your skills. We are looking for available volunteers on Fridays from 2-6pm.

Facilities Care Volunteers
1 year commitment, approximately 2-3 hours per month
Provide care for the space by cleaning the bathrooms and dusting/wiping surfaces such as furniture and tabletops. Cleaning would take place when the center is not being used, so a flexible schedule is necessary. This person would work alone but as a vital part of our volunteer housekeeping staff.

Floor Care Volunteers
1 year commitment, approximately 2-3 hours per month
NYI is looking for a Floor Care Volunteers to dry and wet mop our floors 1-2 times a month (depending on the # of volunteers). Cleaning would take place when the center is not being used, so a flexible schedule is necessary. This person would work alone but as a vital part of our volunteer housekeeping staff.

Please email volunteers@nyimc.org if you are interested.

Event Volunteer
Please fill out this form here if you are interested in volunteering for events and courses at NYI. We will notify you about upcoming event volunteer trainings.

Next training for event volunteers is on 4/22 from 6:30-8pm. Please confirm if you can attend by emailing volunteers@nyimc.org.

Audio Editing Volunteer
NYI is looking for a volunteer to join our team of volunteer audio editors. The volunteer will be responsible for editing talks to later be uploaded to DharmaSeed. Please be technologically proficient; editing can be done on readily available free software.

Please click here to contact us if interested.