Our team of volunteers is making a difference in our community by contributing their time, talent and professional expertise.
MEET OUR VOLUNTEERS
Volunteers are our strength. Their passion, energy and talent are
the core of Near & Far Aid. Together we are a force for change in
2017 Jeannie Fay award winner
In memory of our founder, this award is bestowed on a volunteer who has demonstrated outstanding dedication to furthering the work of Near & Far Aid. This year’s recipient Pamela Einarsen is an award-winning portrait and fine art photographer. For the past 8 years, Pam has photographed people of all ages whose lives have been improved by Near & Far Aid grants to social service agencies throughout Fairfield County. These powerful images are the faces of Near & Far Aid and we are grateful for Pam’s continued dedication to our mission.
Jaclyn Picarillo & Katie Dresch
Volunteer Since 2013 & 2014
We are honored to be volunteering with the dedicated, talented, and philanthropic people of Near & Far Aid. Our heart-filled efforts result in lasting friendships with fellow volunteers while surpassing fundraising goals tangibly benefit our local community.
Lauren Kelly Weiss
Volunteer Since 2014
"Near & Far Aid is an amazing charity that has given back to so many including myself. It has afforded me the opportunity to work alongside like-minded people who not only volunteer their time but are deeply involved in the community and incorporate philanthropy into their everyday lives. It is an inspiring organization with which I am proud to be involved. "
Christine Enea Yeranossian & Jessica Grutkowski
Volunteer Since 2013, 2014
"Volunteering with Near & Far Aid gives us a chance to work with people who truly care about making a difference in our community."
You can help
Whether you can contribute a few hours a week or just one day, we have a volunteer opportunity for
you. Contact us and start changing lives.