65 Volunteer Opportunities and Ideas

Giving your time and money to a worthy cause is a great way to help the community. There are lots of ways you can get involved by volunteering. Browse this list for ideas based on interests, time and talent.

50 Community Service Ideas for Teen Volunteers

50 Community Service Ideas for Teen Volunteers

Today’s teens participate in community service for a variety of reasons: school requirements, club participation, college resume building and a simple desire to do good. Finding service opportunities you are passionate...

40 Tips for Nonprofit Fundraising

40 Tips for Nonprofit Fundraising

Nonprofits rely on effective fundraising to fulfill their missions, so it is vital to build lasting relationships with donors. Position your group for success with these ideas and strategies. 

25 Tips for How to Start a Nonprofit

25 Tips for How to Start a Nonprofit

You’ve got a passion for helping others and want to make it official by starting a nonprofit. Congratulations! Before you dive into the deep end, start with these five initial “reality check” questions. Pass the test?

50 Community Service Ideas

50 Community Service Ideas

Whether you’re planning a service project for school credit or organizing a volunteer event with a group, you’ll be helping your community and building relationships, which is a win-win. Here are 50 ideas to inspire your...

25 Inspiring Volunteer Quotes

Volunteering slumps are real! If it’s the middle of the year and you’re feeling over-committed or like you’re just not making a difference, here are 25 quotes to remind you why volunteers are our heroes. 

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