Welcome Committee

Purpose: To say hello and welcome new families to Colby and answer any questions they may have

Location: Telephone calls and emails from your home and office to families all over the country and world

Time Frame: Round 1: March-June; Round 2: June-August

Commitment: 5-10 calls or emails

If interested, please fill out this Welcome Committee volunteer form.

DavisConnects

Purpose: To provide students job shadowing, fellowship, internship and employment opportunities; mentor students; share valuable career advice; participate in on campus DavisConnects programs. 

Location: Across the country and world

Time frame: Sporadic throughout the year – depending on interests

Commitment: Varies 

 

Summer Sendoff Host

Purpose: To welcome the incoming families and students to the Colby Community

Location: In your home or a local event space (restaurant, park, etc.)

Time frame: June – August

Commitment: 2-3 hours on the day of your choosing

 

Colby Fund for Parents Volunteer Caller

Purpose: To call and thank other parents for gifts and support, and/or to ask them for donations to the Colby Fund for Parents

Location: From your home or office

Time frame: Varies, throughout the year

Commitment: 5-10 calls or emails

 

Regional Event Host

Purpose: To host a local event, typically in your home for a gathering of parents

Location: In your home or a local event space

Time frame: Varies, depending on the event

Commitment: Varies, depending on the event

 

On Campus Event Volunteer

Purpose: To participate in various on campus events (examples: Accepted Student Program weekend, Careers fairs, etc.)

Location: Colby College, Waterville

Time frame: Varies, depending on the event 

Commitment: Varies, depending on the event

If you are interested in becoming a Colby College Parent volunteer, please fill out this volunteer form