Mentor, Inspire, Develop, and Grow a child in the margins

Neighbor to Neighbor Serves marginalized, low income families in downtown Raleigh. We serve to bring hope to a hurting community, and one of the ways we serve the Southeast Raleigh community is through an afterschool mentoring and enrichment program. Come be a mentor! Academic Mentor Opportunities in Language Arts or Math! We need volunteers that … Continue reading Mentor, Inspire, Develop, and Grow a child in the margins

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You can “DO” Lunch too – Become A Volunteer For Meals On Wheels

Volunteers represent the face of our services at Meals on Wheels of Wake County. Those we serve deserve to be treated with dignity and respect and our over 2,200 volunteers embody that belief daily in service to our senior and disabled neighbors. Many recipients tell us the best part about meal delivery is the friendly, … Continue reading You can “DO” Lunch too – Become A Volunteer For Meals On Wheels

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Become a Social Media Ambassador #Raleigh

Use Your Social Media Powers For Good! We’re recruiting for our Social Media Ambassadors program at our Raleigh Branch! We invite social media professionals, technology enthusiasts & networked individuals to “use their social media powers for good” and join the Food Bank as Social Media Ambassadors! The Social Media Ambassadors are critical to helping us … Continue reading Become a Social Media Ambassador #Raleigh

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Kids Summer Meals, Help Feed Thousands!

“I’m Sarah and I am in the 4th grade. I do well in school and have lots of friends. Usually, I am very outgoing but lately I am quiet and nervous. There are only a few more weeks of school and I am not looking forward to it ending. No school means no food, no … Continue reading Kids Summer Meals, Help Feed Thousands!

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Day Center Volunteer

Serve as a volunteer at our Day Center on Method Rd. By volunteering to be our receptionist for shifts of either 3 or 5 hours, we are able to keep the Day Center open on Saturdays and Sundays giving the families a place to call home.

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Dorcas Ministries Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteer needs for Dorcas Thrift Shop include the afternoon shift (specifically the hours of 3 – 6 PM) Monday – Friday and for a shift on Saturdays. Areas where volunteers are needed include: Cashiers, Books, Sorters, Donation Drop Off and others! Persons 11-13 are welcome to volunteer with a parent or guardian present. Please fill out an … Continue reading Dorcas Ministries Volunteer Opportunities

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Family-Friendly Summer Serving Opportunities!

School is out and summer is a great time to serve as a family. The Inter-Faith Food Shuttle has several opportunities to volunteer and help get food to those in need: Community Garden Saturdays The Camden St. Learning Garden, Raleigh hosts community workdays on Saturdays over the summer months. Families volunteer with weeding, mulching, moving … Continue reading Family-Friendly Summer Serving Opportunities!

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Egg Inspectors Needed

Help us provide protein for the Hungry! We are looking for volunteers who can commit to a reoccurring once a week experience. We will provide volunteers with an apron, but you may get a little dirty. Egg Inspectors examine each egg that gets donated to see if there are any cracks. Cracked eggs get disposed … Continue reading Egg Inspectors Needed

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Christian Library International

Christian Library International is a prison ministry that donates Bibles and Christian books to over 1,500 correctional facilities nationwide. We are always in need of new and used Bibles and Christian books as well as Christian CDs, DVDs, tracts and magazines. Drop off your used Christian materials at our headquarters in North Raleigh (4724 Hargrove … Continue reading Christian Library International

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Student Summer Volunteer Opportunities

Students are you ready for summer service! Wheels4Hope can use some enthusiastic student assistant volunteers in our office and lot. Student Office assistant duties  greet people and welcome them to Wheels4Hope  keep supply of folders on hand for recipient orientation by making copies and inserting into file folders  data entry into database Student Lot assistant … Continue reading Student Summer Volunteer Opportunities

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“Read and Feed” Summer Reading Program for Children

Join Raleigh Dream Center this summer as we reach out to children in local communities to help keep their reading skills sharp, and to provide a welcomed meal. June 12 – August 16 10am-noon Do you have a passion for children? Come serve with us to help keep a child’s reading skills sharp while also … Continue reading “Read and Feed” Summer Reading Program for Children

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Become A Homeownership Coach and Help Our Partner Families Thrive

Habitat Wake’s “Coach U Home” program needs volunteers to coach partner families as they navigate the process of homeownership. VOLUNTEER RESPONSIBILITIES: Be a current or past homeowner. (Note: Homeownership through Habitat for Humanity not required.) Attend one four-hour training session. Commit to coaching 1-2 homeowners for 8-9 months. Contact your homeowner monthly by phone or … Continue reading Become A Homeownership Coach and Help Our Partner Families Thrive

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In-Home Support for Seniors

In home support seeks to alleviate social isolation and depression that often accompanies the physical and emotional challenges facing older adults and adults with disabilities who are homebound. Volunteers provide friendly visits in person or on the telephone. In addition volunteers can provide chore services. This includes light housekeeping or reading/paperwork or yardwork. Some assignments … Continue reading In-Home Support for Seniors

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Help 2 people at once – Caregiver Support Program

Volunteers provide support to families that are caring for a loved one with dementia or a disabling condition. The Center’s Caregiver Support Program provides two services 1) Companionship to someone who should not be left alone 2)Respite or “time off” for primary caregivers who need to focus on their own health and well-being. Respite volunteers … Continue reading Help 2 people at once – Caregiver Support Program

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Like Driving? Then volunteer to help someone who needs a lift!

If you have daytime hours on your hands and like to drive, this may be the right role for you! You would provide daytime transportation to seniors (age 60 ) and adults with disabilities in Wake County, NC. Primarily for medical appointments and other essential needs (e.g., groceries, drugstore, bank, social services, gov’t offices). Transportation … Continue reading Like Driving? Then volunteer to help someone who needs a lift!

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Community Gardening Workday

Volunteer at the Camden St. Learning Garden downtown Southeast Raleigh. The Camden St. Learning Garden is a community space. There are 10 community garden beds, a food forest with fruit trees, honey bees, composting system, greenhouse, and soon to be outdoor kitchen space. We offer educational workshops and field trips to teach kids where their … Continue reading Community Gardening Workday

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Music & Arts Volunteer Opportunities

There are countless ways to get involved with The Salvation Army’s programs in Wake County! Thank you for enabling us to continue Doing the Most Good. Arts & Crafts Leader: Spark a child’s creativity! Volunteer with the 5-8 years old in the After School Program while they do various art and craft projects Monday-Friday: 4:30pm-6pm … Continue reading Music & Arts Volunteer Opportunities

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Transitions LifeCare Volunteers Offer Hope & Comfort

Each year, hundreds of volunteers tell us that touching the lives of Transitions LifeCare patients and families are among their most rewarding experiences. We offer a variety of ways to use your hands, hearts and talents to offer hope and comfort. Some of the ways you can make a difference include: Family Support Volunteers – … Continue reading Transitions LifeCare Volunteers Offer Hope & Comfort

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Gardening Equipment Needed

From drip irrigation lines to a garden sink, bird houses and a bee hive, from garden spades, hoses and hoes to a tractor for moving mulch. We need items and we need volunteers who don’t mind getting their hands dirty. Come join us in our community garden, where good things grow and we help feed … Continue reading Gardening Equipment Needed

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Be a Resource Friend for Safe Families

Resource Friends assist Host Families and Placing Parents with goods and services they may need. Resource Friends can provide physical goods such as diapers, formula, and gently used baby equipment and clothes but can also provide practical expertise such as counseling, life coaching, parenting coaching, financial planning, tutoring, handyman work, car mechanics, etc. Resource Friends … Continue reading Be a Resource Friend for Safe Families

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