We need volunteers year round in each of our departments. Groups and families are welcome! Click one of the department options below to see what volunteer jobs are available.
Join the MS Action Network
Learn about legislation affecting people with MS by signing up for Action Alerts. We will provide you with the tools to contact your elected officials to make your voice heard.
This is a dedicated group making its mark against MS by speaking to local service clubs and encouraging local media to raise awareness of the fight against the disease. Click here to sign up now.
Community Service Investigator (CSI)
These volunteers assist in identifying accurate and accessible resources for people affected by MS. The information about these resources helps the society to provide high quality referrals and services throughout all communities in the chapter. Click here to learn more or click here to apply.
Client Programming and Events Support
Helping with our educational programs, workshops and family fun events, as well as our MS Lab Experience interactive program are all great ways to learn and share with others the issues affecting people with MS and their caregivers. Contact us if you are interested in this position.
Support Group Leader
The chapter offers more than 30 regional and specialty groups throughout the Greater Delaware Valley. If you are interested in becoming a leader in your area, contact us.
Allied Health and Medical Professionals
Assist on our Speaker's Bureau, our Clinical Advisory Committee, specialized programs for members and more. Click here to apply
Volunteers are needed to create an online resource guide for families that explains and provides links to resources to pay for college. Click here to learn more or click here to apply.
Volunteers with an interest in or experience with grantwriting are needed to write grants for existing and new services provided by the chapter as well as for public policy efforts. Click here to learn more or click here to apply.
Health insurance volunteer
Volunteers are needed to assist clients with health insurance appeals and to research and write policy papers on health-insurance related issues. This role is in conjunction with the Health Insurance Initiative Project (HIIP). Click here to learn more or click here to apply.
Join the movement with hundreds of other volunteers at one of 18 springtime Walk MS events throughout the region. These community-based celebrations are the Society’s most accessible events, and they’re the easiest way to meet people with MS and see our mission in action.
MUCKFEST MS PHILLY
Be part of the Muck Squad! We need over 300 volunteers to make this event a success. With jobs ranging from cheerleading, lifeguarding to directing participants through muddy obstacles, we’re sure to have something to fit your personality.
Bike MS: City to Shore Ride offers beautiful terrain and friendly people while providing its own unique experience for participants and volunteers. Volunteer jobs vary and include rest and lunch stops, cyclist registration and being a part of the fun-filled finish line.
CHALLENGE WALK MS
Challenge Walk MS is a two-day, 30-mile walk to a world free of MS. Volunteers can experience this event by signing up for a single day or by supporting the walkers both days as a crew member. You are sure to meet new friends and make lasting memories during this special weekend.
Walk MS, MuckFest MS Philly and Challenge Walk MS Community Consultants – Help promote the event or be a part of planning an event in your own community. Contact us if you are interested in this position.
Bike MS: City to Shore Planning Team – Help promote the event, act as a liaison with local communities and promote safety on the ride. Contact us if you are interested in this position.
Office support is needed in a variety of areas, with opportunities available for all ages!
- Administrative tasks (stuffing/labeling/filing)
- Event planning
- Data entry
- Online research
- Partnership building
- Phone calls
Individuals of all backgrounds are welcome. We especially need groups in our office and warehouse over the summer and into early fall, and we do provide community service hour verification. Some tasks can be done from home. Contact Joy McManus at 215-271-1500 for more information or apply now.