Volunteers Around Needham is a program that allows students entering grades 7-12 to participate in single-day community service projects in areas that interest them throughout the year.
Register now for VAN on April 18th and 20th, 2023!
Tuesday, April 18th (9am-12pm) - Needham Fire Station
Thursday, April 20th (9am-12pm) - Charles River Center* (reserved for grades 9-12 only)
Click here to register for one or both days.
Each participant will receive 3 hours of community service credit per day.
To register for VAN and any other programs from Youth & Family Services, please visit:
You must create an account in order to register. Once registration is open, you can search Programs - Youth & Family Services Programs - and VAN will be listed there.
In past years, we've had opportunities through:
- Needham Parks and Forestry
- Needham Council on Aging at CATH
- Needham Community Council
- Needham Community Farm
- Needham Fire Station
Project days are 9am-12pm. Students may register for one or many of the projects. Snacks will be provided and community services hours are offered.