Volunteers

Contact us to volunteer for a specific task or a specific period of time. We are happy to to fill out school paperwork and write letters acknowledging community service.
  • ASSIST A TEACHER

    We are always looking for interns and volunteers as Teachers' Aides in children’s woodworking and art classes at local public schools and in our Summer Programs for Children. We also sometimes use volunteer assistants for in-house children’s sewing and woodworking and adult woodworking and upholstery classes.

  • HELP IN THE OFFICE

    Maintain mailing lists, sort archives, and help with office work in a relaxed, friendly environment.

  • RECORD OUR HISTORY

    We are looking for trained historians to record interviews with people who experienced the Eliot School's 20th century history. This history remains to be written.

  • STAFF EVENTS

    Help set up, clean up, and staff our information and activity tables at events.

  • HELP WITH MARKETING

    Help spread the word about the Eliot School. Distribute catalogs. Input listings in on-line calendars. Develop our press kit, and reach out to the press. Help find new links for us on-line.

  • REVIEW US

    Blog about us. Tweet about us. Link to us. Write about us in print or on-line. We love reviews, news articles, blurbs, little notes on Yelp and Google Maps, Facebook fan links and shout-outs of all kinds.

  • PHOTOGRAPH US

    We always need photographs for our website, catalog covers and cards.

  • ADVISE US

    We welcome pro bono professional advice in financial planning, building improvements (energy efficiency, decorating, classroom expansion, storage solutions, landscape design), curriculum development, marketing, event planning, diversity initiatives and more.