Dominican Retreat

and Conference Center


Why volunteer?

Because you will...

  • Share in the spiritual ministry of the Dominican Retreat and Conference Center
  • Be given the opportunity to develop and share your knowledge and talents
  • Experience the special fulfillment that comes from serving others in the name of our Creator
  • Be an instrument of God's love through your presence to others

What can I do?

Public Relations

  • Welcome guests at the door
  • Desk duty during retreats
  • Work in the Gift Shop

Office Work

  • Answering phones
  • Bulk mailing projects
  • General office/computer work
  • Maintain Library

Light Housekeeping

  • Retreat rooms
  • Monday AM 9-11
  • Sunday PM 1-3
  • Sacristan's assistant

Music Ministry

  • Participate in volunteer choir as either or both a singer or instrumentalist


  • Gardening
  • Grounds clean-up

Food Service

  • Dining room service
  • Dishwasher

If you would like to participate in any way or have questions, please call  (518) 393-4169 or email:

Dominican Retreat and Conference Center
1945 Union Street (Route 7)
Niskayuna, NY 12309
518-393-4169 / Fax (518) 393-4525

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