Community Organization List

If you are looking to get involved with a specific issue area or organization, please browse this list of Gallatin County area organizations that accept volunteers. NOTE: This is not a comprehensive list of all community organizations in our area, however, this is a list we have developed over the years of organizations that accepts volunteers on a regular basis. 

Please also visit Volunteer Connections of Greater Gallatin United Way to search open local volunteer positions.

Visit our Involvement Fair held in the fall and spring to speak to some of these organizations in person.


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Animal Welfare -Arts - Campus Based Organizations & Events -Community Based Events - Community Building - Elderly:Facilities Based - Elderly: Home Based - Emergency Services - Environment- Health Services - Human Rights / Social Justice -International- Special Needs - Youth: Education Related - Youth: Justice Issues - Youth: Mentors - Youth: Other - Youth:Skill Building and Enrichment - Youth: Special Needs / At Risk - Youth Development - Miscellaneous: Other

Animal Welfare

Heart of the Valley Animal Shelter
Enhances the human-animal bond by providing pet owner support and homeless animal care for the citizens of Gallatin County and the surrounding region.
PO Box 11390
Bozeman, MT 59719
Contact: Volunteer & Education Manager, Emily Burkhardt
Phone: (406) 388-9399
Email: volunteer@heartofthevalleyshelter.org

Montana Raptor Conservation Center
Rehabilitation and release of wild birds of prey, and to educate.
P.O. Box 4061
Bozeman, MT 59772
Phone: (406) 585-1211
Email: info@montanaraptor.org

Montana Spay and Neuter Task Force
Works to reverse universal acceptance of killing as a solution to pet overpopulation using education, low cost neuter services, and community involvement.
2025 South Black
Bozeman, MT 59715
Contact: President, Ellen King-Rogers
Phone: (406) 586-1152
Email: mtspayneutertaskforce@yahoo.com

Stafford Animal Shelter
Helping to make the public aware of pet needs and educational programs in Park County/Livingston area.
3 Business park Rd
Livingston, MT 59047
Contact: Volunteer Coordinator, Kris King
Phone: (406) 222-1313
Email: pr@staffordanimalshelter.org

Arts

Bozeman Symphony Society
Sponsors musical programs for the enjoyment and enrichment of the Bozeman area community.
1001 West Oak Street, Ste #110
Bozeman, MT 59715
Contact: Sherry Linnerooth, Executive Director
Phone: (406) 585-9774
Email:info@bozemansymphony.org

Emerson Cultural Center
Serves as a primary resource for the arts, arts education and cultural activities in southwest Montana 
111 S. Grant Ave.
Bozeman, MT 59715
Phone: (406) 587-9797
Email: office@theemerson.org 

Gallatin Historical Society & Gallatin History Museum
The museum offers an array of changing exhibits portraying the earlier days in the Gallatin Valley. We also have research center plus 18,000 digitalized photos 
317 W. Main St.
Bozeman, MT 59715
Contact: Bill Jones, Executive Director
Phone: (406) 522-8122
Email: director@gallatinhistorymuseum.org

Intermountain Opera Bozeman
Established in 1979, the mission of the Intermountain Opera Association of Bozeman, is to promote and share the joy of opera in Montana and surrounding areas by providing affordable, high quality opera performances to audience members of all ages, and to provide educational outreach to area schools and communities.
104 E Main, Ste 101
Bozeman, MT 59715
Contact: Jackie Vick, Executive Director
Phone:406-587-2889
Email: jackie@intermountainopera.org

Campus Based Organizations & Events

American Indian Council Pow Wow
An annual event organized by the MSU American Indian Council
Contact: American Indian Council Advisors, Richard White or Francine Spang-Willis
Phone: Richard (406) 994-4880 or Francine (406) 994-5529 
Email: richard.white@montana.edu or francine.spangwilis@montana.edu 

ASMSU Day Care
Provides childcare and educational activities for preschoolers ages 2.5 years until entrance into kindergarten. Our services are open to children of MSU students, staff and faculty. School is in session Monday through Friday 7:45am - 5:15pm on the days MSU classes are in session. We are also open during summer session. 
1295 W. Garfield St. 
Bozeman, MT 59718
Contact: Director, Mary Bolick
Phone: (406) 994-4370
Email: mbolick@montana.edu

Child Development Center
The MSU Child Development Center offers a year-round early education program for Bozeman area young children, ages 3 through 5 years, and their families.
105 Herrick Hall, Montana State University 
Bozeman, MT 59717
Contact: Managing Director, Miranda Wheeler
Phone: (406) 994-3301
Email: miranda.wheeler1@montana.edu

Montana Shakespeare in the Parks
Provides high quality theatrical experiences throughout Montana.
PO Box 174120
Bozeman, MT 59717
Contact: Managing Director, Susan Miller
Phone: (406) 994-3303
Email: info@shakespeareintheparks.org

Montana Watercourse
Montana Watercourse is a statewide water education program that supports water resource decision making and stewardship by providing neutral and comprehensive information, resources, tools and education to all water users. 
339 Culbertson Hall, Montana State University
Bozeman, MT 59717
Director: Coordinator, Stephanie McGinnis
Phone: (406) 994-6425
Email: mcginnis@montana.edu

MSU Voice Center
Provides free and confidential support, advocacy and referral services to survivors of rape, sexual assault, relationship violence and stalking.
370 Strand Union Building, Montana State University
Bozeman, MT 59717
Contact: Director, Alanna Sherstad
Phone: (406) 994-7142
Email: alanna.sherstad@montana.edu

Museum of the Rockies
Using the past and present, the Museum of the Rockies inspired lifelong learning in science, history and art, advances knowledge through collections, research and disocvoery; and presents engaging, vibrant exhibits and programming. The Museum of the Rockies brings the world to Montana and Montana to the world. 
600 W. Kagy Blvd. 
Bozeman, MT 59717
Contact: Volunteer Services, Blair Speed
Phone: (406) 994-6611
Email: blair.speed@montana.edu 

Community Based Events

Camp Mak-A-Dream

Offers cost-free, medically supervised programs for children, teens, young adults and adults and families whose lives have been affected by cancer. 
P.O. Box 1450
Missoula, MT 59806
Contact: Program Manager, Jennifer Benton
Phone: (406) 549-5987
Email: jennifer@campdream.org

Gallatin Valley Farmers Market

The revenue generated from the market goes back into the community through Career Transitions' many programs such as: Job Search/Computer Literacy Classes, Basic Literacy, HiSET, and Entrepreneur classes. The Gallatin Valley Farmer's Market is also a great place for entrepreneurs to sell their products to the public. It is affordable and the creator of the product gets input from the public. The items must be made, grown, or designed by the vendor. 
Contact: Program Manager, Kristi Wetsch
Phone:(406) 388-6701 ext. 101
Email: ct@careertransitions.com 

Huffing for Stuffing
An annual Thanksgiving Day fundraiser for the Gallatin Valley food bank, sponsored and organized by the Big Sky Wind Drinkers. Choose from a 10K, 5K, or Kids Run.
Contact: Program Manager, John Dudas
Phone: (406) 599-6283
Email: volunteer@huffingforstuffing.com

March of Dimes
To improve health of all babies by preventing birth defects, premature birth and infant mortality through research, education and advocacy.
807 Grand Ave
Billings, MT 59101
Contact: Executive Director, Gayle Whittenberg
Phone: (406) 206-1686
Email: gwhittenberg@marchofdimes.org

Special Olympics Montana
Provides year-round sports training and competition for individuals with intellectual disabilities.
710 1st Ave. N. 
Great Falls, MT 59401
Contact: Jami Williamson
Phone: (406) 564-0522
Email: jwilliamson@somt.org

Sweet Pea Festival of the Arts
The Sweet Pea Festival is a three-day festival of the arts held in. 
448 E Main St, Ste 203B
Bozeman, MT 59715
Phone: (406) 586-4003
Email: admin@sweetpeafestival.org

Community Building

American Independent Business Alliance
AMIBA is a non-profit organization dedicated to to helping communities become more resilient through fostering a culture that supports independent business and local entrepreneurs. We help communities prevent corporatization of their economy and civic society.

Contact: Jeff Milchen, Co-Director
Address:222 S. Black Ave
Phone: 406-582-1255
Email: info@amiba.net

Belgrade Community Library
Provides access to information through materials, programs, services and digital resources. 
106 N Broadway
Belgrade, MT 59714
Contact: Gale Bacon
Phone: (406) 388-4346
Email: gbacon@mtlib.org

Bozeman Chamber of Commerce
As the catalyst for business development, the Bozeman Area Chamber of Commerce strives to offer our members the tools and resources they need to succeed, expand, and grow.
2000 Commerce Way
Bozeman, MT 59715
Contact: President CEO, Daryl Schliem 
Phone: (406) 586-5421
Email: dschliem@bozemanchamber.com

Bozeman Public Library
Adding value to information resources for the people of Gallatin County.
626 E. Main Street
Bozeman, Montana 59715
Contact: Volunteer Coordinator, Mary Jo Stanislao
Phone: (406) 582-2409
Email: mstanislao@bozeman.net

Community Cafe
Volunteers play a critical role in allowing us to live out our mission of improving food security throughout the Gallatin Valley. We appreciate ALL that our volunteers do to help the Community Cafe and all of it's patrons. Without you, we'd be buried under a pile of vegetables! 
302 N. 7th Ave. 
Bozeman, MT 59715
Phone: (406) 587-4225
Email: volunteer@cafebozeman.org

Friends of Bogert Park
Supports maintenance and programs at Bogert Park.
Contact: Director, Salal Huber-McGee
Phone: (406) 539-0216

Greater Gallatin United Way
Greater Gallatin United Way is a community-based non-profit located in Bozeman, Montana.  Governed by local volunteers, they serve the people of Gallatin, Park, Madison, and Meagher Counties. 
945 Technology Blvd Ste. 101F
Bozeman, MT 59715
Contact: Marjorie Seymour
Phone: (406) 587-2194
Email: marjorie@greatergallatinunitedway.org

Habitat for Humanity of Gallatin Valley

Ecumenical organization that builds homes in partnership with low-income families.
230 Arden Dr.
Belgrade, MT 59714
Contact: Volunteer Coordinator, Katie Gonsalves
Phone: (406) 388-8225
Email: kgonsalves@habitatbozeman.org

Hopa Mountain
Hopa Mountain invests in rural and tribal citizen leaders, adults and youth, who are working to improve education, ecological health, and economic development. Hopa Mountain’s StoryMakers program provides parents of children ages 0-5 with high-quality books and early learning resources, and the Youth Leadership Program offers area teens bi-weekly opportunities to strengthen their leadership skills through community service projects.
234 E. Babcock, Suite E
Bozeman, MT 59715
Contact: Executive Director, Bonnie Sachatello-Sawyer
Phone: (406) 586-2455
Email: info@hopamountain.org 


Montana Shares
Montana Shares is a partnership of Montana-based nonprofit groups devoted to improving the quality of life in communities throughout the state. 
PO Box 883 
Helena, MT 59624
Contact: Executive Director, Bill Crane 
Phone: (406) 442- 2218 
Email: shares@montanashares.org

Education Related

Boy's and Girl's Club of SW Montana 
Provides after-school and summer programs for school-aged children (5-18 yrs). 
3864 Baxter Lane
Bozeman, MT 59718
Contact: Volunteer Coordinator, Darianna Sheen
Phone: (406) 587-8442
Email: dabrianna.raprager@gmail.com

Bozeman Adult Learning Center
Offers programming in Adult Basic Education and english for speakers of other languages 
404 W. Main St. 
Bozeman, MT 59715
Contact: Adult, Community & Traffic Education Department, Bozeman Schools
Phone: (406) 522-6012
Email: ace@bsd7.org

The Bozeman Schools Foundation
The mission of the Bozeman Schools Foundation is to provide resources to inspire learning, enrich teaching and create opportunities for district students through community support. 
404 W. Main St. Willison Building, 2nd Floor
Bozeman, MT 59715
Contact: Executive Director, Anne Hossner
Phone: (406)522-6071
Email: anne@bozemanschoolsfoundation.org 

Montana Outdoor Science School (MOSS) 
MOSS inspires curiosity, awareness, and understanding of nature through quality educational experiences. 
4056 Bridger Canyon Rd. 
Bozeman, MT 59715
Contact: Program Director, Jaime Augst
Phone: (406)582-0526
Email: jaugst@outdoorscience.org

Elderly:  Facilities Based

Bozeman Senior Center
Provides social and recreational activities for individuals 50 and older living in Gallatin Valley
807 N Tracy Ave
Bozeman, MT 59715
Contact: Associate Director, Deb Earl
Phone:  (406) 586-2421
Email: deb@bozemanseniorcenter.org

Bearcreek Respite Care
Provides day respite for families and activities for chronically ill and elderly individuals. 

1002 E Kagy Blvd
Bozeman, MT 59715
Contact: Administrator, Marian Steffes
Phone: (406) 587-7002
Email: info@montanacare.net

Gallatin County Rest Home
Provides a healthy, enjoyable skilled nursing environment for older residents.
1221 W. Durston Road
Bozeman, MT 59715
Phone: (406) 582-3300

Welcov Home Health of Bozeman
Provides quality health care for those needing extended and short-term care in a residential setting.
205 N. Tracy
Bozeman, MT 59715
Phone: (406) 587-8710

Spring Meadows Assisted Living
Combines housing, personalized supportive services and health care to help with activities of daily living where skilled nursing care is not necessary.
3175 Graf Street Office
Bozeman, MT 59715
Phone: (406) 587-2218
Email: springmeadows-led@emeritus.com

Elderly: Home Based

Befrienders
Provides homebound seniors with weekly companionship, support and advocacy while providing students with opportunities to be matched one on one with an older adult to make a new friend and help them better understand the needs for our aging population. 
807 S. Tracy Ave.
Bozeman, MT 59715
Contact: Executive Director, Jessica Stillman
Phone: (406) 522-8169
Email: info@befriendersbozeman.org

Bridger Healthcare Community
Provides health and rehabilitation services.
321 N 5th Ave
Bozeman, MT 59715
Contact: Volunteer Coordinator, Kris Twum
Phone: (406) 587-4404
Email: kriskrxx@yahoo.com

Emergency Services

American Red Cross, Blood Services
Provides opportunities for blood donation services with a blood drive held monthly at MSU SUB, and in community weekly. We are always looking for volunteers at the blood drives and offices. Our Mission Statement: The American Red Cross prevents and alleviates human suffering in the face of emergencies by mobilizing the power of volunteers and the generosity of donors.
300 North Willson, Suite 103A
Bozeman, MT 59715
Mobile: (406) 579-9273
Office Phone: (406) 577-1382
National Hotline: 1-800-RED-CROSS
 
American Red Cross of Montana
The American Red Cross prevents and alleviates human suffering in the face of emergencies by mobilizing the power of volunteers and the generosity of donors.
1300 28th Street South
Great Falls , MT 59405
Phone:1-800-ARC-MONT
National Hotline: 1-800-RED-CROSS

Gallatin Valley Food Bank

Emergency food assistance program for residents of Gallatin Valley
602 Bond St
PO Box 1129
Bozeman, MT 59715
Phone: (406) 586-7600
Email: volunteer@gallatinvalleyfoodbank.org

Help Center
Provides 24 hour hotline for crisis counseling, suicide intervention, resource information and referral. Sexual Assault Counseling Program provides counseling, truma recovery therapy and legal, medical, and personal advocacy to survivors of sexual assault/childhood molestation and their important others. 
421 E. Peach St
Bozeman, MT 59715 
Contact: Director, Wendy Visscher
Hotline: (406) 586-3333
Business: (406)-587-7511
Email: info@bozemanhelpcenter.org


Livingston Food Pantry
Provides emergency food for those in need who live in the Livingston/Park County area
202 South 2nd Street
Livingston, MT 59047
Executive Director: Michael McCormick
Phone: (406) 222-5335
Email: livingstonfoodpantry@yahoo.com

Loaves and Fishes Soup Kitchen
Serves nutritious dinners to the homeless and others in need in the Livingston/Park County area.
301 S. Main St. 
Livingston, MT 59047
Contact: Director, Martie Clarr
Phone: (406) 222-4824

HAVEN
Provides emergency shelter, personal and legal advocacy, support group, individual counseling, and emotional support, information and referrals via the 24-hour crisis line to victims of domestic and dating violence, sexual assault and stalking. 
PO Box 752
Bozeman, MT 59771
Contact: Outreach Coordinator, Emily Kempe
Phone: (406) 586-7689
Email: outreachcoordinator@havenmt.org

Rae & Sourdough Volunteer Fire Departments
Provides fire protection, rescue, and emergency medical services 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, to residents and businesses in the southern part of the valley.
4541 S 3rd
Bozeman, MT  59715
Contact:  Jason Revisky
Phone: (406) 586-3770
Email: info@raesourdoughfire.com

Environment

American Prairie Reserve
Our mission is to create and manage a prairie-based wildlife reserve that, when combined with public lands already devoted to wildlife, will protect a unique natural habitat, provide lasting economic benefits and improve public access to and enjoyment of the prairie landscape.
PO Box 908 
Bozeman, MT 59771
Phone: (406) 585-4600 
Email: mail@americanprairie.org

American Wildlands
Uses science-based conservation biology and existing environmental law to promote, protect and restore the rich natural heritage of the southern Rocky Mountains.
321 E. Main, STE 418
Bozeman, MT 59715
Contact: Catherine Biscardi
Phone: (406) 586-8175 ext. 108

Gallatin Valley Land Trust
Connects people, communities, and open lands through conservation of working farms and ranches, healthy rivers, and wildlife habitat, and the creation of trails in the Montana headwaters of the Missouri and Upper Yellowstone Rivers.
212 S Wallace Ave, Ste 102
Bozeman, MT 59715
Contact: Communications and Outreach Manager, EJ Porth
Phone: (406) 587- 8404 x 8
Email:  ej@gvlt.org 

Greater Gallatin Watershed Council
GGWC works with volunteers, landowners, and community partners to bring stream enhancement projects, water quality monitoring, and watershed education to the Gallatin Valley. We are looking for dedicated volunteers to join the Gallatin Stream Team program and help monitor water quality on local streams each summer.  
Email: info@greatergallatin.org
Phone: 406-551-0804

The Jack Creek Preserve
The Jack Creek Preserve and its Foundation were created by the Fossel family in 2005 to promote wildlife conservation and youth education.
Katie Alvin, Executive Director
Jack Creek Preserve Foundation
PO Box 160925
Big Sky, MT 59716-0925
Phone: (406) 995-7550
Email: info@jackcreekpreserve.org

Keystone Conservation
Works to gain protection for wildlands in the state of Montana.
P.O. Box 6733
Bozeman, MT 59771
Phone: (406) 587-3389
Email: info@keystoneconservation.us

Montana Conservation Corps
Promotes environmental, natural resources, and community service projects in outdoor settings.
206 N Grand Ave. 
Bozeman, MT 59715
Contact: Joy Davis 
Phone: (406) 587-4475
Email: apply@mtcorps.org

Montana Wilderness Association
Works to protect and preserve wilderness in Montana 
105 W Main Street, Suite 2B
Bozeman, MT 59715
Contact: Kate Sheridan 
Phone:  406-404-1000
E-mail:  mwa@wildmontana.org

People and Carnivores
Connects people, ideas and resources to advance rangeland stewardship and carnivore conservation.
PO Box 6733
Bozeman, MT 59715
Phone: (406) 587-3389
Email: info@peopleandcarnivores.org 

Project WET Foundation
Reaches children, parents, reaches and community members of the world with water education that promotes awareness of water and empowers community action to solve complex water issues. 
301 N. Willson Ave. 
Bozeman, MT 59715
Contact: Executive Assistant to the CEO, Rachel Olsen
Phone: (406) 585-4160
Email: info@projectwet.org


Sacajawea Audubon Society 
Local chapter of the National Audubon Society, serving Gallatin, Park and Madison counties. Our mission is to build on an interest in birds to promote the conservation of our natural environment through enjoyment, education and action. 
PO Box 1711
Bozeman, MT 59771
Contact: President, Loreene Reid
Email: pres@sacajaweaaudubon.org 

Wilderness Society
We protect wilderness and sinpire Americans to care for our wild places
503 W Mendenhall
Bozeman, MT 59715
Contact: Office Manager, Anne Rockhold
Phone: (406) 586-1600 x100
Email: anne_rockhold@tws.org

Health Services


Alcohol and Drug Services of Gallatin County
Provides confidential and caring addition-focused services through professionally directed outpatient treatment and protection programs
2310 N. 7th Ave. 
Bozeman, MT 59715
Phone: (406) 586-5493

Bridger Care

Provides reproductive health care for women/men with fees based on income, free pregnancy testing, and anonymous HIV testing.
300 N Willson Ste 2001
Contact: Health Educator, Cami Armijo-Grover
Phone: (406) 587-0681
Email: bridgercare@bridgercare.org

Cancer Support Community Montana
Offers comprehensive support care addressing the physical, emotional, spiritual and educational needs of those affected by cancer.
102 S. 11th Ave
Contact: Executive Director, Becky Franks
Phone: (406) 582-1600
Email: becky@cancersupportmontana.org

American Academy of Pediatrics - Montana Chapter
The Montana Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics: Believes in the inherent worth of all children; Advocates for activities, programs and policies that will promote their optimal health and well-being; Works to enhance the professional and personal growth of our members.
280 W. Kagy Blvd, Ste D #285 Bozeman, Montana 59715
Contact: Amy Cory, MSPH, Executive Director
Phone: 844-228-7480
Email: info@mtpeds.org

Community Health Partners
Provides literacy programs for all ages in the Livingston area, to enhance community health and wellbeing.
126 Main St
Livingston, MT 59047
Contact: Volunteer Coordinator, Lori Matthews
Phone: (406) 222-1111
Email: purvisl@chphealth.org

Gallatin City-County Health Department
Provides health services and programs to Gallatin County residents.
215 W. Mendenhall, Bozeman, MT  59715
Contact: Human Services Director, Stephanie Murphy
Phone: (406) 582-3100

Gallatin Community Clinic
Improves the overall health of Gallatin County residents by providing access to quality primary care and preventative health care for the medically underserved.
214 E. Mendenhall St
Bozeman, Montana 59715
Contact: Volunteer Coordinator, Buck Taylor
Phone: (406) 585-1360
Email: info@chphealth.org

Liberty Place, INC.
Encourages individuals with brain injuries to reach their highest level of independence and to enhance the quality of their lives by giving them the “freedom to try”.
1173 Highway 55, Whitehall, MT 59759
Phone: (406) 287-9887

NARAL Pro-Choice Montana
Addresses issues central to the health and wellbeing of Montana women.
Contact: Volunteer Coordinator, Abbie Bandstra
Phone: 406-223-8694
Students for Choice - Bozeman Chapter
Students for Choice Email: S4CATMSU@gmail.com

United Blood Services
United Blood Services is a nonprofit community blood center, providing blood and blood products exclusively to Bozeman Deaconess Hospital.  We have blood drives on campus and in and around the Bozeman community.
3745 Harrison Ave., Butte, MT  59701
Contact name: Becky Sprunger
Phone Number: 406-723-3264
Email: bsprunger@bloodsystems.org

Human Rights/Social Justice

Connections
We provide support, structure, and guidance to people who are soon to be released from a penal institution or rehab facility. We conduct HIV and Hepatitis C education, testing and counseling for FREE and it is anonymous. We work with felons and active drug users as well with our outreach programs.
PO Box 4142
Bozeman MT 59772
Phone: (406) 813-8209
Email: casey@mtconnections.org


Family Promise of Gallatin Valley
Provides a community response for homeless families.
PO Box 475
Bozeman, MT 59771
Phone: (406) 582-7388
Email: info@familypromisegv.org

Human Resource Development Council (HRDC)
An organization dedicated to strengthening community and advancing the quality of people’s lives through developing resources and programs.
32 South Tracy
Bozeman, Montana 59715
Contact: Adam Poeschl
Phone: (406) 585-4896
Email: apoeschl@hrdc9.org

International

uVolunteer

Leave your mark on the countries you visit and make a difference in the world today!
501 Silverside RoadWilminton, DE 19809
Phone: 1-877-549-8638
Email: sramirez@uvolunteer.net

Volunteer Tutor for English Language Learners Bozeman School District
Our mission is to provide English Language Learners (Kinder -12th grade) with the academic supports they need in to be successful in public education and life in America.
404 West Main St. rm 217 F
Phone:406-522-6019
Contact: Ellen Guettler, English Language Learner Program Coordinator
Email: ellen.guettler@bsd7.org

Special Needs

Eagle Mount
Provides therapeutic recreation for people with disabilities with the support of volunteers. 
6901 Goldenstein Ln
Bozeman, MT 59715
Phone: (406) 586-1781
Email: eaglemount@eaglemount.org

Family Outreach
Provides home-based education and support services for those with developmental disabilities.
1315 East main Street
Bozeman, MT 59715
Contact: Director, Phyllis Astheimer
Phone:  (406)-587-2477
Email: pastheimer@familyoutreach.org

Montana Special Olympics
Provides year-round sports training and competition for individuals with intellectual disabilities.
Contact: Jami WIlliamson
Phone: (406) 564-0522
Email: jwilliamson@somt.org

Reach Inc.
Provides residential, vocational and transportation services for adults with developmental disabilities 
322 Gallatin Park Drive
Bozeman, MT 59715
Contact: Community Relations, Dee Metrick
Phone: (406) 587-1271
Email: dee@reachinc.org

Youth: Education Related


The Bozeman Schools Foundation
The Bozeman Schools Foundation provides resources to inspire learning, enrich teaching and create opportunities for district students through community support.
PO BOX 1803
Phone: 406-522-6071
Email:maryjo@bozemanschoolsfoundation.org

HRDC-Head Start
Promotes free early childhood development programs for children and families.
Contact: Education & Volunteer Coordinator, Caroline Carr
Phone: (406) 585-4853
Phone: (406) 580-3791

Junior Achievement of Montana
Educates and inspires young people to value free enterprise, business, and economics.
601 Nikles Dr Ste 9
Bozeman, MT 59715
Contact: Director, Heidi Arneson
Phone: (406) 582-1828
Email: volunteer@ja.or

Monforton School
K-8 school in Four Corners area that provides one-on-one mentoring to students. Adult mentors meet weekly at school during the students' lunch time.
6001 Monforton School Road, Bozeman, MT
Contact: Mentor Coordinator, Jennifer Slusser
Phone: 406-586-1557
Email: jslusser@monfortonschool.org

Montana Outdoor Science School
Year-round, inquiry-based outdoor science programs for all ages! "Want to foster a love of the outdoors in children?”
Contact: Education and Outreach Coordinator, Kelsie Dougherty
Phone: (406)582-0526
Email: kdougherty@outdoorscience.org

Volunteer Tutor for English Language Learners Bozeman School District
Our mission is to provide English Language Learners (Kinder -12th grade) with the academic supports they need in to be successful in public education and life in America.
404 West Main St. rm 217 F
Phone:406-522-6019
Contact: Ellen Guettler, English Language Learner Program Coordinator
Email: ellen.guettler@bsd7.org

Youth: Justice Issues

CASA/GAL of Gallatin County 
Advocates for the rights of abused and neglected children in the court system.
Law & Justice Center
615 S. 16th Ave, Room 313
Bozeman, MT 59715
Contact: Co-Director, Nancy Mitchell & Anita Nybo
Phone: (406) 582-2051
Email: office@gallatincasagal.org

Hearts and Homes
Provides support to foster adoptive, and birth families through parenting classes and visitation supervision 
3316 W. Babcock St. 
Bozeman, MT 59718
Phone: (406) 585-8544
Email: heartsnhomes1@yahoo.com

Youth: Mentors

Big Brothers, Big Sisters of Gallatin County
Matches local children (ages 5-15_ facing adversity with volunteer adult mentors (18+) who change their lives for the better, forever. 
15th S. 8th Ave
Bozeman, MT 59715
Contact: Megan Cummings 
Phone: (406) 587-1216
Email: megan.cummings@bbbs-gc.org

Volunteer Tutor for English Language Learners Bozeman School District
Our mission is to provide English Language Learners (Kinder -12th grade) with the academic supports they need in to be successful in public education and life in America.
404 West Main St. rm 217 F
Phone:406-522-6019
Contact: Ellen Guettler, English Language Learner Program Coordinator
Email: ellen.guettler@bsd7.org


Child Advancement Project (CAP)/ THRIVE
Provides one on one mentoring to students in Bozeman public schools. Adult mentors supporting students academically, socially, and with enrichment.
400 E Babcock St.
Bozeman, MT 59715
Contact: GNicole Hom
Phone: (406) 922-4268
Email: nhom@allthrive.org

Monforton School
K-8 school in Four Corners area that provides one-on-one mentoring to students. Adult mentors meet weekly at school during the students' lunch time.
6001 Monforton School Road, Bozeman, MT
Contact: Mentor Coordinator, Jennifer Slusser
Phone: 406-586-1557
Email: jslusser@monfortonschool.org

 

Hopa Mountain
Hopa Mountain invests in rural and tribal citizen leaders, adults and youth, who are working to improve education, ecological health, and economic development. Hopa Mountain’s StoryMakers program provides parents of children ages 0-5 with high-quality books and early learning resources, and the Youth Leadership Program offers area teens bi-weekly opportunities to strengthen their leadership skills through community service projects. 
234 E. Babcock, Suite E
Bozeman, MT 59715
Contact: Executive Director, Bonnie Sachatello-Sawyer
Phone: (406) 586-2455
Email: info@hopamountain.org

 

Youth: Other

Aid to Orphans of Madagascar
Provides support to orphans and children suffering from malnutrition with nutritious food, school supplies, job training, and fostering self-sufficiency among orphanages in Madagascar.
13670 Lone Bear Rd
Bozeman, MT 59715
Contact: Director, Ann De Meij
Phone: (406) 587-3012
E-mail: orphanhelp@gmail.com

Childcare Connections
Provides quality child care resources, referrals, information and training to area childcare providers.
1600 Ellis St, Unit 1A
Bozeman, MT 59715
Contact: Director, Jane Arnsen or Stacy Wesen
Phone: (406) 587-7786
Email: jane@childcareconnections.info or stacy@childcareconnections.info

Gallatin Valley Young Life
PO BOX 547
Bozeman, MT  59771
Alli Lane, Area Director
alli@gallatinvalley.younglife.org
406-599-5730

Gallant Chance Ranch
To Inspire Teen Boys to D.R.E.A.M. - Develop Responsible, Employable & Ambitious Mindsets through the power of horses, hard work and The Code of the West!
1097 W Dry Creek Road, Belgrade, MT 59714
Jackie Warner, Volunteer Leader
src@gallantchanceranch.org
406-589-7685

Youth: Skill Building/Enrichment

Girl Scouts of Montana & Wyoming
We continue the Girl Scout mission of building girls of courage, confidence and character who make the world a better place. We're the preeminent leadership development organization for girls. With programs for girls from coast to coast and across the globe, Girl Scouts offers every girl a chance to do something amazing. 
141 Discovery Dr. Suite 209
Bozeman,  MT  59718
Contact: Recruitment Manager South Central Montana, Judy Schofield 
Phone: 1-800-736-5243 x 2305
Email: judys@gsmw.org

Children’s Museum of Bozeman
Learn, play and grow together! We are open Monday-Saturday from 10am-5pm
202 S. Willson Ave
Bozeman MT, 59715
Contact: Visitor Services Lead, Kate Pace
Phone: (406) 522-9087
Email: outreach@cmbozeman.org

Youth: Special Needs/At Risk

A.W.A.R.E Inc.
Provides assistance to at-risk youth and adults in a residential setting.
1811 W. Koch
Bozeman, MT 59715
Phone (406) 587-1181 

Youth: Youth Development

Bozeman Youth Initiative
Connecting kids to their community in Bozeman, Montana
19 N 10th Ave #6
Bozeman, MT 59715
Contact: Director, Greg Owens
Phone: (406) 585-0294
Email: thegregowens@gmail.com

Big Sky Youth Empowerment Project, Inc.
Providing local, at-risk youth with an unparalleled group mentoring program. By immersing youth in life skills curricula and outdoor adventures, participants graduate from high school and have actionable plans that lead to independence through education, vocation, or service.
202 South Black Avenue, Suite 1
Bozeman, MT 59715
Contact: Executive Director, Pete MacFadyen
Phone: (406) 539-0399
Email: pete@byep.org

Gallatin County 4-H

Promotes youth development, fostering competence, commitment, caring and self-assurance.
201 W. Madison STE 300
Belgrade, Mt 59714
Contact:  4-H Agent, Kelton Jensen
Phone: (406) 388-3213
Email: gallatin@montana.edu

Gallatin Valley YMCA
Serves the children and families of Gallatin and Park counties with programs that encourage active and healthy lifestyles, whether through sports programs or programs for working parents.
514 S. 23rd
Bozeman, MT 59718
Contact:  Sports & Recreation Director, Eric Docken
Phone: (406) 994-9622
Email: edocken@gallatinvalleyymca.org

Miscellaneous: Other

Bozeman Bike Kitchen
We are a cooperative cycling center dedicated to making the use of bicycles as transportation as fun as possible for all members of the Bozeman community. 
2104 Industrial Drive
Bozeman, MT 59715
Contact: President, Sam Haraldson
Email: Sam@bozemanbikekitchen.org or info@bozemanbikekitchen.org

Community Mediation Center
Contact : Connie Campbell, Executive Director
101 E. Mendenhall St, Ste A
Bozeman, MT 59715
Phone: 406-522-8442
ccampbell@cmcmontana.org

Central Asia Institute
Promotes literacy, women’s vocational skills, and awareness of public health and environmental issues through community education programs in mountain regions of Central Asia
2409 W. Main St. Unit 1
Bozeman, MT 59718
Phone: (406) 585-7841
Email: info@centralasianinstitute.org

Galavan
Galavan is Bozeman’s seniors and disabled transportation service; wheel-chair equipped vehicles provide round-trip services.
1812 N. Rouse Ave. 
Bozeman, MT 59715
Contact: Director, Lee Hazelbaker
Phone: (406) 587-2434
Email: galavan@hrdc9.org

Gallatin County Court Services
Promotes the development of local corrections programs that will reduce the impact of crime in our community.
1709 W. College St. 
Bozeman, MT 59715
Contact: Community Corrections Officer, Christa Ziegler
Phone: (406) 582-3708
Email: Christa.Ziegler@gallatin.mt.gov

Gallatin County Fairgrounds
Promotes diverse activities, maximizes use of county fairgrounds, and encourages an appreciation of agriculture, thus serving the community interests of Gallatin County.
901 N Black
Bozeman, MT 59715
Contact: Assistant Director, Debbie Holwegner
Phone: (406) 582-3277
Email: debbie.holwegner@gallatin.mt.gov

KUSM Public Television
Provides public broadcasting programming for the state of Montana
Contact: Program Director, Lisa Titus
Phone: (406) 994-6221
Email: lisa_titus@montanapbs.org

Love INC
A faith based non-profit organization helping a ministry of local churches.
Contact: Volunteer Coordinator, Jim Good
Phone: (406) 587-3008

Sacks of Belgrade
Promotes and financially supports the Help Center, a 24-hour crisis and counseling referral center, through thrift store sales.
31 E. Main St. 
Belgrade, MT 59714
Contact: Volunteer Coordinator, Rachel Hay
Phone: (406)209-8820
Email: volunteer@sacksthrift.org

Sacks of Bozeman
Promotes and financially supports the Help Center, a 24-hour crisis and counseling referral center, through thrift store sales.
138 W Mendenhall
Bozeman, MT 59715
Contact: Volunteer Coordinator, Rachel Hay
Phone: (406) 209-8820
Email: volunteer@sacksthrift.org