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.

For Court-ordered volunteer opportunitiesclick here.

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.

Volunteers Needed for Upcoming Collegiate Swimming/Diving ChampionshipsHampton Aquaplex – volunteers needed on Feb. 21-24 and Feb. 28 – Mar. 2). To sign up, click here.

Green Space Clean UpsNewport News Green Foundation

Multiple OpportunitiesGloucester Mathews Care Clinic – We are in great need of volunteer dentists and hygienists, nurses, and special event volunteers (planning, procurement and day-of). If you or someone you know is interested in volunteering, please call (804)210-1368 or email us.

Multiple OpportunitiesTHRIVE Peninsula

Volunteers Needed in Many PositionsGrove Christian Outreach Center

Foodbank Volunteers – Opportunities for everyone ages 12 and Up! – Virginia Peninsula Foodbank

Grace Village Thrift VolunteersProclaiming Grace Outreach

Youth VolunteersDream Catchers – minimum age requirement is 14 years old – multiple opportunities available. To learn more, click here.


Office assistanceHeat Foundation – please contact Cherrika Fauntleroy, 757.448.7263, or via email.

Construction and ReStore (Williamsburg & Newport News) Volunteers NeededHabitat for Humanity Peninsula and Greater Williamsburg


Multiple Opportunities (Food Ministry, Greeters, Personal Shoppers, Birthday Ministry, Thanksgiving) – Grove Christian Outreach Center

Multiple Opportunities AvailableLegacy of Hope FoundationCommunity Resource Volunteer – help with distribution of free clothing, non-perishable food and personal hygiene on Wednesday’s from 3-5 and every 4th Saturday from 12-2; and putting out flyers in neighborhood advising of community resources. Community Clean/up – clean up trash at facility. Gardening– help youth with community garden.  Give instructions on planting seeds and taking care of flowers. To learn more, click here. To sign up, please contact Teresa Lassiter, 757-927-7685.

Transport SeniorsPeninsula Agency on Aging – on your schedule to food store, salon/barber, church, etc.

Girl Scout Leaders – Girl Scouts of the Colonial Coast – shape the future by working with girls today. With your guidance and encouragement, your Girl Scouts, no matter what their age, will be ready to embark on a lifetime of leadership, success, and adventure. And along the way, you’ll hone your own leadership style and discover that you’ll achieve more than you thought possible! In Girl Scouting, leadership is about more than “being in charge” or having a title; it’s recognizing that you’re part of a team and understanding that team’s needs and interests.

Community Assistance NetworkUnited Way of the Virginia Peninsula

Help with Landscaping and/or Small Repairs –  Housing Development Corporation of Hampton Roads – seeking individuals and/or groups to help at properties that provide affordable housing to veterans, families, and others in need. Please call Sister David Ann Niski at 757-886-6025 if you can help. Thank you!

Front Office & Clothes Closet HelpGrove Christian Outreach Center

Volunteers with IT and/or PM Skills IT4Causes

Bingo Volunteer OpportunitiesCommunity Knights – for prep days before and/or during game