DOROT is a nonprofit organization whose goal is to alleviate social isolation and provide concrete services to older adults. For more than four decades, DOROT has been an innovative leader in the fields of aging services and volunteerism. DOROT’s diverse set of programs, as well as our focus on providing intergenerational connections to seniors, has ensured that DOROT’s clients have access to the resources they need to age with dignity, independence, and grace.
Our Summer Teen Internship Program will now be operated fully remotely. We are excited to continue to connect with older adults, even as we remain socially distant in our homes. Apply at www.dorotusa.org/summerteenapp
The application for our prestigious and award-winning Summer Teen Internship Program is live! If you want to make a difference in your community, develop your leadership skills, and earn over 100 hours of community service this summer, go to www.dorotusa.org/summerteenapp
The DOROT Summer Teen Internship is now accepting applications! The internship is a free four-week program during which a cohort of socially-conscious high school students gain hands-on experience, build leadership skills, and form intergenerational connections with older adults. Descriptions for our Manhattan and Riverdale-based programs are listed in our profile under the Jobs tab. Potential applicants can learn more and apply at www.dorotusa.org/teenapp.
Summer Teen Intern
Want to make a difference this summer? The DOROT Summer Teen Internship Program welcomes highly motivated and socially conscious rising 10th-12th graders who want to make a difference in the lives of older adults. Over the course of 4 weeks, interns work with peers, develop leadership skills, and form meaningful connections through a variety of hands-on intergenerational experiences in the community and at program sites. Students earn over 100 hours of community service and develop hands-on leadership experience.
In light of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic and in an effort to ensure the health and safety of all of our participants, DOROT will be running our Summer Teen Internship Program remotely this summer. Join us by video and telephone platforms from the safety of your own home!