Practice public speaking by introducing thousands of new volunteers to our work.
Our Speakers Bureau members are an elite group of volunteers who share our desire to help others volunteer. Each year, our speakers maximize their impact on the community by introducing more than 17,000 volunteers to New York Cares at our orientations.
Take the challenge to build your public speaking skills, get more involved, and spread your passion for volunteerism. We count on a reliable team of enthusiastic, well-spoken Speakers Bureau members to ensure new volunteers receive a warm welcome to our community.
Any New York Cares volunteers who meet the following criteria can apply to become a speaker:
In addition to orientations at our office in downtown Manhattan, New York Cares holds orientations at sites throughout the five boroughs of New York City. We are in particular need of speakers who live or work near:
Any questions can be directed to our Training and Professional Development Team at firstname.lastname@example.org or 212-228-5000.