The 9/11 Memorial is seeking dedicated volunteers to support the Visitor Services staff and to play a vital role in providing a meaningful experience to visitors from around the world coming to one of the world’s foremost historical sites. Volunteers will help with site access and escorting groups and people with special needs, as well as guiding visitors in finding 9/11 victims’ names on the Memorial.
We are looking for volunteers who have the patience and sensitivity to interact with a diverse public, have excellent oral and interpersonal skills, and consistently offer reliability and commitment to their volunteer duties. Efforts will be made to match each volunteer with an appropriate and satisfying schedule and assignment. Foreign-language abilities in all languages are greatly desired.
ELIGIBILITY AND REQUIREMENTS
Volunteer positions are open to all individuals who meet the qualifications outlined below, without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, or disability.
• Be at least 18 years old.
• Commit to volunteer at least 12 hours per month, scheduled in shifts of approximately four hours. Volunteers must perform at least one shift every other week. Volunteers must also agree to make a total service commitment of at least three months.
• Agree to and pass a background check
• Willing to work outdoors during all weather conditions.
HOW TO APPLY
This first step is to fill out an inquiry form at: