Interested in volunteering but not sure where to start?
Check out the largest local listing of volunteer opportunities here. Our volunteer portal is an online database of volunteer opportunities all over Jackson County! You can browse the full list, or narrow it down by your skills, the issue area you care most about, the activity type, your availability and more.
CAMPAIGN: Building our capacity to care
Help build a stronger Jackson County by raising the funds that make it possible to help all our neighbors in need. Enjoy tremendous networking opportunities while developing your knowledge of the community. Whether you are a retired lifetime resident or new to the community, you’ll find a chance to use your skills and meet new people when you volunteer with United Way.
Contact Beth Shafer at (517) 796-5119 to become part of our Campaign Team.
WLC: We want to see women and children succeed
With our combined talents and donation of time, we raise awareness and funds for programs that promote our mission. Our members are offered more than a dozen volunteer opportunities every year making it simple for them to reach their minimum membership service requirement of 10 hours annually. We are powerful women using persuasive efforts to effect positive change. Click here to learn more about the Women’s Leadership Council.
Make a difference – join us today! For more information, call Stephanie Schiro at (517) 796-5120.
COMMUNITY SOLUTION TEAMS: Finding and funding solutions to community problems
Become part of solution! Help identify our communities’ priorities for change and determine the programs and resources to address those needs. See the progress we’re making as a community as lives are changed and we move toward making lasting change in Jackson County.
Contact Alison Stoner at (517) 796-5132 to become part of our Community Solutions Team.
ENERGIZING EDUCATION: Advancing reading skills of elementary students
In-school mentors’ primary job is to assist students in kindergarten through third grade in practicing their literacy skills, with the goal of reaching grade level milestones by the end of the year. Click here for more information.