Under each month you can find events that are seeking volunteers. This is a great way to volunteer without making a big time commitment.
If you are wanting to signup for one of the events posted, email the Volunteer Services Coordinator, Kristiana Brown
or for more information call: 904-620-2955
The Five Star Veterans Center of Jacksonville
Seeking a volunteer to help keep the website and Facebook page updated. For the first 2-4 weeks the volunteer would come to the Center (orientation, meet staff) and begin updating. Thereafter, most work could probably be done remotely with a monthly visit to the Center to update staff.
For more information, contact Inga Auber
Women's Center of Jacksonville
Urgently seeking volunteers for babysitting children of parents that are receiving tutoring. Background check required.
For more information, contact the Women's Center of Jacksonville at (904)722-3000 or visit their website
Donate blood plasma, save lives, and get paid up to $100 per week! The Humarus LLC is an FDA accredited plasma donation center located opposite the Alhambra theater on Beach Blvd.
Requirements: Valid ID (student ID counts), proof of address, and social security card. Must weigh at least 110lb (50 kg). Call 904-642-1005 for new donor appointments.
UNF English Language Program (ELP)
We are looking for English-speaking volunteers to come and join us in our Power Hour on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 3:30-4:30. In our Power Hour, the students will play games and converse in English. These activities are a good way to improve speaking fluency in a relaxing way. The students like to have native English speakers come and volunteer during this time. It is a great way to practice English with native speakers, learn about American culture, and make new friends. Call the ELP office at 904-620-4281 to set up a schedule.
YMCA Reads - Help change the life of a child!
The Y READS! Program seeks to close the gap in students’ reading performance and the State of Florida’s reading performance expectations. It’s is an excellent volunteer opportunity because it allows the volunteer to have a positive involvement in a child’s life, have a practical and enriching experience working with at risk children, and will provide the volunteer with an educator experience in a diverse and high need community.
The Bridge of Northeast Florida - Help kids become academic all-stars!
The Bridge of Northeast Florida is seeking academic tutors to work with students in K-10th Grade, one day per week (Monday-Thursday) for a minimum of an hour per week,3pm-4pm OR 4pm-5pm.
Special Olympics - Duval County Management Team
Special Olympics Florida -Duval County is seeking volunteers to help plan and organize Special Olympics Florida events locally, serve on the Management Team and serve as Volunteer Coaches.
Learn to Read Jacksonville - Change an Adult Life through Literacy: Become a Tutor!
Working with an adult learner is a rewarding experience! Our tutors:•Tutor adult students who read below a 9th grade level•Work one-on-one, with a small group, or computer-based instruction•Help a student build reading, language, and/or math skills•Receive training, curriculum, materials, and support•Must be at least 18 years of age and pass a background screening
Girl Scouts of America - Become a Troop Leader!
Are you looking to make a real impact on the lives of girls in your community? Here’s your big chance! As a Girl Scout Troop Leader, you’ll have the opportunity to introduce girls to new and exciting experiences every day. As an adventure maker, confidence builder and everyday life changer, you can be the inspiration a girl needs to discover her inner rock star, and she will be forever grateful.
Fall Volunteer Fair
Thursday, October 19th
UNF Student Union Plaza
Students will have the opportunity to engage with organizations that may increase their chances of graduating from UNF by helping them gain important skills and build their resume.
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