Volunteer / Internships

Welcome to the Volunteer and Internship page! We have provided helpful links to key volunteer and internship resources for Rensselaer County and its communities.


New York State (NYS)


  • Corporation for National and Community Service (AmeriCorps) engages Americans of all ages and backgrounds in service to help strengthen communities
  • National Volunteer Fire Council
  • VolunteerMatch is the nonprofit, online service that helps interested volunteers get involved with community service organizations throughout the United States;  volunteers enter their ZIP code on the VolunteerMatch website to quickly find local volunteer opportunities matching individual interests and schedules. This simple, effective service has already generated hundreds of thousands of volunteer referrals nationwide