Do the Time.
Give an hour. Give a Saturday. Give your best. We all have special talents. Things we can do to help. And when we reach out a hand to one, we influence the condition of all. Whether it’s reading to children, or leading financial literacy classes for hard-working families, or delivering meals to home-bound seniors, there are hundreds of volunteer options available every day.
- Volunteer in a leadership role – there are numerous committees and working groups that support United Way through their skills, expertise and strategic collaboration (see list of Volunteer Opportunities, below).
- Participate as a Loaned Executive during the annual campaign and contribute your time and talent to assist in our fundraising efforts.
- Contact one of River Region United Way's 40+ affiliate agencies about volunteer opportunities. Click here for links to the websites of our community partner agencies.
- Find additional opportunities to volunteer in our communities through HandsOn River Region -- one of our 40+ community partner agencies. HandsOn River Region mobilizes volunteers and connects people, information and services to meet local needs and build strong, caring communities.
Give the gift of you. VOLUNTEER.
Volunteer Opportunities With River Region United Way
River Region United Way has many opportunities for volunteers to serve in a variety of roles. If you are interested in any of the following highlighted opportunities, click the contact button below for more information.
Community Impact Council
Identifies community needs and gaps in services and advises affiliate agencies on where to invest RRUW’s resources to maximize our collective impact in our communities.
Serve as a Loaned Executive during the fall campaign; this opportunity offers professional development and networking while LE’s assist with fundraising efforts of RRUW.
Reviews requests for program funding and makes recommendations to the Board of Directors.
Marketing & Communications
Advises the Board of Directors on marketing and public relations matters, and maximizes opportunities to share RRUW’s message with the community.
Assists with general clerical duties, including answering the phone, copy/fax materials, filing, preparing mailings, etc.
Assists RRUW staff in planning and executing special events, such as the Recognition & Results event, United Way Days of Action, Annual Meeting and Campaign Kickoff.