One-time Opportunities

Volunteers make a lasting impact.


Join our Komen Greater NYC Race for the Cure team and take advantage of this latest, greatest one-time volunteer opportunity at The Family Center!

Every year, The Family Center and The Greater NYC Affiliate of Susan G. Komen for the Cure® team up to fight breast cancer in NYC neighborhoods hardest hit by this disease. Central Brooklyn, where Komen Greater NYC funds our services for families affected by breast cancer, has been identified by the New York State Cancer Registry as having high incidence of breast cancer and high breast cancer mortality rates. Help us run this devastating disease out of town! For more information on The Family Center Pink Ladies & Gents, our Komen Greater NYC Race for the Cure team, contact Team Captain Aileen Parker at (718) 230-1379 ext.156 or send her an email.

Additional Opportunities

Volunteers are also occasionally needed to supervise children in our offices while their parents’ participate in programming at The Family Center. Volunteers may sign-up to be notified of one-time childcare volunteer opportunities by emailing Tonya Collins (send her an email). We send out an email when there is a need, and you respond if available. The Family Center provides arts & crafts, board games and other supplies to assist the volunteers create fun and entertaining activities.