Volunteering Through United Way

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Find Your Volunteer Opportunity!

You can make a difference! Browse one time, ongoing, and event-based volunteer needs as posted by area nonprofits, schools, and faith groups. Over 200 organizations have profiles on this site. Need help narrowing down the opportunities? Connect with our Engagement Manger, Anna Porter, who can help you make connections based on your interests and time available to volunteer. aporter@unitedwaycville.org or 434-972-1715 

Part of a nonprofit, school, or faith group that needs access to their account or an orientation to the site? See our “Connect with Volunteers” section. 

Learn More About Nonprofits!

Visit ReImagineCVA.org to take a deeper look at the Greater Charlottesville area’s nonprofit scene. Ways to help and impact stories are shared. The site covers nonprofits in Charlottesville, Albemarle, Buckingham, Fluvanna, Greene, Louisa, Nelson, and Orange. 

Are you a nonprofit needing to access your account? Please connect with our ReImagine partners at the  Center for Nonprofit Excellence for information (Raquel Suarez at rsuarez@thecne.org). 

Connect With Volunteers!

Whether you are seeking skills-based volunteers or just some extra hands, we have a large volunteer pool to whom you can advertise your needsOn cvillevolunteer.org, we average more than 20 new local users a month, plus thousands of visits a month. Connect with our Engagement Manager, Anna Porter, for a tour or assistance with your account. Also let us know if you are open to corporate and group volunteering. We frequently facilitate requests from organizations. 

Corporate Volunteering!

Each year the United Way of Greater Charlottesville is proud to present the Laurence E. Richardson Day of Caring. This community-wide day of service is a great opportunity for company volunteer teams to tackle meaningful projects for schools, nonprofits, and faith groups. Planning starts in June so be sure to connect early whether you plan to volunteer or to host volunteers.  

Throughout the year we help businesses and groups find team volunteer opportunities. Connect with us with at least with a month’s lead time with your group size, areas of volunteer interest, and desired timing of volunteering. We’ll share some great opportunities! 

Corporate Sponsorships!

Our work in the volunteer arena cannot be done without support. Opportunities abound to sponsor our work that connects our community and builds strong impactful relationships through volunteering. Please connect with our VP of Engagement, Caroline Emerson, to learn how you can sponsor our local United Way activities (and get your logo on cool swag!). cemerson@unitedwaycville.org or 434-972-1707.