We have a great card file that houses mainly obituaries but also some births, and other miscellaneous articles on Hillsdale families. These volunteers cut articles, pertinent to genealogy research, out of the current Hillsdale Daily News and prepare them for filing. Other volunteers work at home on a backlog of papers from 1965-2001 doing the same type of work.
  • Weekly , Monthly
  • Teens , 55+ , Adults
  • Individuals
  • Virtual , Office work , Indoor
  • On-site
  • Weekdays , Evenings , Weekends
Labeling and assembling items for the "Food 4 Kids" Backpack Program. Volunteer drivers and riders are needed to deliver backpacks to area schools. For drivers, orientation must be complete and drivers license must be on file.
  • Occasional , Weekly , Monthly
  • 55+ , Adults
  • Individuals , Groups (2-10)
  • Indoor , Outdoor
  • None , On-site , Formal
  • Weekdays
Responsibilities include: Assist in teaching STEM-based curriculum, including Lego Robotics, Game Design, Scratch, and Mobile App Design; Build confidence in girls with the using of technology and pursuing careers in traditionally male-dominated fields; Mentor girls in collaborative activities; Help lead instructors with general classroom management; Distribute pre and post surveys.
  • Weekly
  • Adults
  • Individuals
  • Indoor
  • Skilled
  • Weekdays
Listed in the volunteer application are 25 ways to help ranging from tour guide, yoga on the river, Riverfront Ambassador, to special events
  • One-time , Occasional
  • Teens , Adults , Child with Adult
  • Individuals , Groups (2-10)
  • Event support , Indoor , Outdoor
  • None , On-site
  • Weekdays , Evenings , Weekends
These volunteers serve in a number of capacities: some choose to help at camp, teach a workshop or lead a club, while others chaperone an event, lend their professional skills or help at the fair. As they provide hands-on guidance and real-world experience, these volunteers also offer young people another crucially important element: a healthy adult role model who helps to grow their confidence and ignite their dreams for the future.
  • One-time , Occasional , Weekly , Monthly
  • 21+ , 55+ , Adults
  • Individuals
  • Physical , Event support , Indoor , Outdoor
  • None , On-site , Formal
  • Weekdays , Evenings , Weekends
5Ks are an important part of GOTR. We need lots of volunteer support.
  • One-time , Occasional
  • Teens , 21+ , 55+ , Adults
  • Individuals , Groups (2-10) , Corporate Teams , Families
  • Event support
  • On-site
  • Weekends
Volunteer opportunities include: cleaning youth homes, cooking meals, serving food, building projects, landscaping, moving furniture, organizing and counting donations, drop-in support, data cleaning, running a workshop, serving on a committee, or providing professional expertise.
  • One-time , Occasional , Weekly , Monthly
  • 21+ , 55+ , Adults
  • Individuals
  • Physical , Office work , Event support , Indoor , Outdoor
  • None , On-site , Formal , Skilled
  • Weekdays , Evenings , Weekends
We are looking for volunteers to help with the Academic Hub. Can you give some time to change a life! Help is needed in the following areas: Classroom Coach, Check-In/ Check-Out, Security, Breakfast and Lunch Monitors, and Recess Monitor.
  • Weekly , Monthly
  • 55+ , Adults
  • Individuals
  • Physical , Indoor
  • On-site
  • Weekdays
Monitor student performance, review content, help problem solve, develop study skills and organizational techniques to help improve academic performance.
  • Weekly , Monthly
  • Teens , Adults
  • Individuals
  • Indoor
  • On-site
  • Weekdays , Evenings
We offer youth academic support in English, Math, Reading, and Science. I-ASSIST YOUTH is an extension of The Lawn Academy to increase the academic competency of youth.
  • Occasional
  • 21+ , 55+ , Adults
  • Individuals
  • Virtual
  • On-site
  • Weekdays
Volunteers may help with supporting and instructing youth through play, art and movement based activities and therapy. They may also facilitate groups, serve on panels, and conduct workshops.
  • Occasional , Weekly , Monthly
  • 55+ , Adults
  • Individuals
  • Indoor , Outdoor
  • Formal
  • Weekdays , Weekends
Access Volunteers support DNL staff members in evaluating local businesses and the barriers they present to people with disabilities. The volunteer will take measurements and record them, and may also take photos.
  • Weekly , Monthly
  • 55+ , Adults
  • Individuals
  • Indoor , Outdoor
  • Formal
  • Weekdays , Weekends
At this time, MEAC is particularly in need of individuals with experience in distance education, Title IV administration and administration/management of educational institutions. Qualified volunteers will be selected from this pool to form the Accreditation Review Committees (ARC) for each school being considered for accreditation or re-accreditation.
  • Weekly , Monthly
  • 55+ , Adults
  • Individuals
  • Indoor
  • Formal , Skilled
  • Weekdays , Evenings

Action Advocates for

Amyloidosis Foundation
7151 N Main St #2, Village of Clarkston, MI 48346

As patients and caregivers with a rare disease, we understand the many challenges that you are dealing with. Advocacy involves speaking out on issues that you care about and offering ways to improve upon them. As part of our Action Advocates team, we can guide you on how to advocate for important health issues that affect the amyloidosis community. Whether you are a patient, caregiver, doctor, nurse or friend, your opinion does matter. Advocacy takes place on every level, from local to national. Together we can make our voice heard.
  • Occasional , Monthly
  • 55+ , Adults
  • Individuals
  • Indoor
  • Formal , Skilled
  • Weekdays , Evenings , Weekends
Trips, bingo, birthday parties, etc.
  • Weekly , Monthly
  • 21+ , 55+ , Adults
  • Individuals
  • Event support , Indoor
  • On-site
  • Weekdays , Evenings , Weekends
Assist both with the activities department but also assistance with residents during shift changes.
  • Weekly , Monthly
  • Teens , Adults
  • Individuals
  • Indoor
  • On-site , Formal
  • Weekdays , Evenings , Weekends
Help with special events that occur in the community throughout the year, including Celebration of Dreams and many more.
  • Weekly , Monthly
  • Teens , Adults
  • Individuals , Groups (10+)
  • Event support , Indoor , Outdoor
  • Formal
  • Weekdays , Evenings , Weekends
Health/Rehab Centers and/or Woodside Assisted Living: Enrich your life by investing your time in ensuring that our senior residents can participate in the joys of baking, playing games, completing simple art projects, attending musical programs and more.
  • Occasional
  • Teens , 21+ , 55+ , Adults
  • Individuals
  • Event support
  • Formal
  • Weekdays , Weekends
Facilitate activities for residents in our men's and women's programs.
  • One-time , Occasional
  • 55+ , Adults
  • Individuals
  • Indoor
  • Formal
  • Weekdays , Evenings , Weekends

Actors for

Grand Rapids Civic Theatre
30 Division Ave N, Grand Rapids, MI 49503

From the novice to the most seasoned actor, all are welcome to audition. You may find the audition page helpful for upcoming audition information, including learning how to prepare and what to expect from an audition.
  • Weekly
  • Children , Teens , 55+ , Adults
  • Individuals
  • Indoor
  • None , On-site , Formal , Skilled
  • Weekdays , Evenings , Weekends
CranHill is looking for groups of people from churches, youth groups, and families to partner with us as volunteers on a weekly basis throughout the summer. These volunteers will be working behind-the-scenes to help support, encourage, and provide a pathway for the mission of transforming lives into the image of Christ. Work in support roles, such as kitchen, maintenance, housekeeping, programming, activities, and more. This is a unique missions trip opportunity that is LOCAL, AFFORDABLE, and COMMUNITY-MINDED, as you SERVE shoulder to shoulder with other believers to leave a lasting IMPACT.
  • Weekly
  • Teens , Adults , Child with Adult
  • Individuals , Groups (2-10) , Families
  • Indoor , Outdoor
  • On-site , Formal
  • Weekdays , Evenings , Weekends
Assist in hosting special, sport and social events for individuals with physical and cognitive disabilities, seniors and veterans. Activities include special events, socials, tours, teaching and adapting sports skills for individuals with disabilities.
  • One-time , Occasional , Monthly
  • 55+ , Adults
  • Individuals
  • Indoor , Outdoor
  • None , On-site
  • Weekdays , Weekends
Steepletown hosts two major fundraisers a year for which volunteers are needed to serve on a working committee: Taste the West Side takes place in March and Golfing for Grads takes place in September. These committees convene for six months prior to the event.
  • Occasional , Weekly , Monthly
  • 21+ , 55+
  • Individuals
  • Event support
  • None
  • Weekdays , Evenings , Weekends
Assist with clerical tasks in our offices. Plan and execute a special event for children in our Foster Care program. Educate others about the work of Family & Children Services at Fairs and Festivals.
  • Occasional , Weekly
  • 21+ , 55+ , Adults
  • Individuals
  • Indoor
  • On-site
  • Weekdays , Evenings , Weekends