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Volunteering for the Town of Wells

Volunteers are a vital and essential part of the Wells community. We currently have volunteers assisting on a number of Boards, Committees and Programs such as the Budget Committee; Planning Board; Harbor Advisory Committee; Maine Healthy Beaches Program; Piping Plover Program and much more! If you would like to volunteer for a day, evening, year round or seasonally, we have vacancies available. 

Become a volunteer with the Town of Wells today! Your abilities and your passion can make a big difference. Join your friends and neighbors to make Wells not only the friendliest Town but also the best town to live, work and play in Maine. If you have the time, we've got the place for you!

Online Volunteer Application: 

Click below to complete and submit your Volunteer Application today!

Volunteer Application

Current Volunteer Opportunities:


  • Board of Assessment Review - 1 member vacancies; 2 alternate member vacancies
  • Budget Committee - 1 alternate member vacancy
  • Comprehensive Plan Update Committee - 1 member vacancy
  • Energy Advisory Committee - 2 alternate vacancies
  • Planning Board - 1 alternate member vacancy
  • Recreation Commission - 1 member vacancy, 1 alternate vacancy
  • WEMS Board - 2 member vacancies
  • Zoning Board of Appeals - 1 member vacancy, 1 associate vacancy

Programs - Ongoing Availability

Learn more about our boards and committees, please read their descriptions. To learn more about our additional volunteer opportunities, please read those descriptions.