Community Service & Internship

  • Community Service and Internship opportunities occur at various times throughout the school year.  Please check back often. Please be aware that the ACHS Community Service Requirement of 20 hours must be completed in order to participate in graduation.


    Community Service Opportunities: 

    • Eggertsville - Snyder Branch Library, 4622 Main St./839-0700
    • American Red Cross - Erie County, 1-800-272-4543
    • Goodwill Industries - 153 Division St., Buffalo/854-3494
    • Salvation Army Retail Stores, 1089 Niagara Falls Blvd./ 831-9276

    Big Brothers Big Sisters of Erie County:  are looking for volunteers who are juniors or seniors. As a Big Brother or Big Sister, you will have an opportunity to mentor a child who is dealing with issues at home and school. The friendship you will build with your little brother or sister during the school year will be wonderful for them and you.

    2023 danceability Volunteer Registration: danceability is still currently looking for some volunteers to work in a studio one on one with our dancers. Anyone interested can begin by sending an email to danceabilitywny@gmail.com. Then you will be asked to fill out a registration form from the link above in the 2023 heading.

    Amherst Community Church offers community service hours to Amherst students through their child care program. The ACC is located next to the high school on Washington Dr. If you are interested, stop by the church and ask for Andrea, Coordinator of the Child Care program.

    VolunteerMatch: If you are looking for ways to volunteer in the Buffalo area and earn your 20 hours of community service, these opportunities are available.

    Amherst Tiger's Den Food Pantry:  Volunteer at Tiger's Den Food Pantry and earn community service hours. Volunteer tasks include helping clients shop for food, sorting food, checking for expiration dates, restocking and sorting. The hours available are the 1st and 3rd Thursday of the month and if there's a 5th Thursday, that also would be available. Contact Carolyn Catalano at CCatalano@amherstschools.org if you are interested. 

    Community Service Events upcoming:

    Saturday, February 11, 2023 - Windermere Pancake Breakfast (9-11am)

    Thursday, March 16, 2023 - -Windermere Multicultural fair & Dinner (5-7pm)

    Thursday, June 8, 2023 - Windermere Ice Cream Social (6-7:30pm)