Volunteer

Volunteer / Partner with Us

Volunteers, corporate partners and others interested in helping Chrysalis Center advance our mission can volunteer individually or as a group to assist in various projects and programs. We have a dedicated Volunteer Manager to facilitate a positive volunteer experience.

  • New and Returning Volunteers can fill out our online form
  • To Volunteer as a group, please contact Ellyn Laramie, Volunteer Manager, at ELaramie@ChrysalisCenterCT.org or (860) 263-4419 today.
    • Group volunteers help us save money and time. We always have opportunities for groups to help on our campuses.

Volunteer Opportunities

The volunteer opportunities that Chrysalis Center offers range from one-time occurrences to longer on-going roles. Opportunities for team building, individual or group volunteering, and community service.

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Recovery and Empowerment Center (REC)

  • Share your skill and volunteer in our REC. Ideas: Sewing, fitness, Bingo, simple computer skills, job searches, resumes and more.
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Butterfly Boutique and Holiday Donations

  • Organize with others to collect donations.
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TCC - (Training & Conference Center)

  • Volunteer at TCC events
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Events

  • Volunteer or donate to various Chrysalis Center events.
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Freshplace/Urban Roots

  • Unload and shelf store deliveries
  • Pickup and deliver donations to Freshplace.
  • Families Feeding Families (Commit and organize a non-perishable donation once, quarterly or monthly)
  • Volunteer as Co-Shopper for a shift in Freshplace
  • Organize & Donate Birthday Bags
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Homestead Farmers’ Market, Railway Gardens & Food Forest

  • Plant and tend the Gardens/Food Forest (May-October)
  • Volunteer at the Homestead Farmers’ Market (June-October)

For more information please contact Ellyn Laramie, Volunteer Manager, at ELaramie@ChrysalisCenterCT.org or (860) 263-4419 today.