International Rescue Committee (IRC)

Volunteer/Intern With the New York Regional Office


The IRC NY/NJ Regional Office accepts volunteers and interns year round! Thank you for considering to volunteer your time in assisting newly arrived refugee families become successful members of our community. Our volunteer opportunities range from assistance with case management, ESL instruction for adults, tutoring children and teens, to employment services support and event planning.

The first step to being considered for a volunteer position or an internship is to complete a Volunteer Application Form and email it to Please specify whether you are interested in volunteer with the New York or New Jersey office. 

Please note that due to the large number of applications we receive, you will be contacted once a position opens that suits your availability as well as our needs.