Volunteer Needs

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If you are a business or community member, you can submit volunteer availability by clicking on Contact Us. If you are a registered nonprofit, you can log on and post needs to this section. FOR COMPLETE CONTACT INFORMATION below, CLICK ON THE TITLE

BLOOD DRIVES – Review the list of local American Red Cross drives near you and make an appointment if you are able to donate blood.

YOUTH NETWORK – Volunteer opportunities on the Peninsula for students of all ages.

PORT, the winter shelter for the homeless in Newport News, needs volunteers to work during any or all of the 20 weeks of the PORT Program, November 4- March 24. To learn more, click here .  To volunteer, please call Sister David Ann, 886-6025.

Volunteers with IT and/or PM Skills IT4Causes

Front Desk, Food Pantry, and Cleaning Crew  THRIVE Peninsula –  is seeking new team members to assist families in crisis. Multiple opportunities available.

Multiple Opportunities – Serve the City Peninsula

Volunteer Coordinator- Virginia Beach Justice Initiative. Unpaid. To learn more about what this would entail, click here. If interested, please email Elizabeth Bush.

Database Volunteer – Girl Scouts of the Colonial Coast is looking for a volunteer who is skilled in Raiser’s Edge and can help us keep the database up to speed. They would need to add data and look up information to keep the database current. They would need to run reports etc. Important that they keep the information confidential. Can work from home. If interested, please email Susan Meek.

SeamstressGrove Community Garden is in need of someone to make flags for their Garden. To learn more, contact Jordan Sturdivant at 756 418-5274.

BOARD MEMBER NEEDS:
(If you are interested in serving on a nonprofit Board, our Board Match Up Program helps match your interests and skills to the needs of our nonprofits. To learn more about how we can help match you, click here.)

Girl Scouts of the Colonial Coast is in need of community members from the Peninsula to serve as members of the Board of Directors or on other committees. To review the roles and responsibilities, click here. If you are interested in learning more about any of these positions, click here.

Communities In Schools is seeking 2-3 board members from the area who can help raise awareness for their mission and values and growth on the Peninsula. They are currently in one school in Hampton. Their mission is to surround students with a community of support, encouraging them to stay in school and achieve in life. They are seeking board members will be engaged, committed to learning what we do, and how we operate. To review the specific responsibilities, click here. To learn more, contact Hope Sinclair via email or call 757-580-7966.

The DeGood Foundation is seeking to expand its Board of Directors. Their mission is to help children of the Virginia Peninsula Dream More, Learn More, Care More, and Be More through our programs for change of youth literacy, health, and education. They are seeking board members who are passionate about children and their success. Any inquiries can be directed to Kyle DeGood via email.

Hampton Roads International Montessori School – Ideal Board Candidates will be leaders, willing and able to make a time commitment, able to work as part of a team, to think strategically with a long-term focus and follow through. Click here to learn more.

WJCC Community Action Agency is seeking community members interested in serving on the Board of Directors, in particular someone with an accounting/finance background to fill the role of Board Treasurer. To learn more, please email Carolyn Baker.