Become a Volunteer for

Twice is Nice
923 Preston Ave, Charlottesville, VA 22903

We are always looking for in-store volunteers at both TIN1 and TIN2. There are several departments, and we'd love to chat with you about each one. Our shifts are 2 hours and they can be weekly, monthly, or anything in between.Email [email protected] to schedule an interview!
  • Ongoing , Recurring
  • Individuals
  • In Person
  • On-site
  • Weekdays , Weekends
The effects of COVID-19 have brought some unique changes to our volunteer program this year. For the safety of our guests and volunteers, many of our in-House volunteer programs (such as in-House cleaning, cooking or decorating) have been temporarily suspended. We hope to re-open these program soon, but in the mean time we still have several volunteer opportunities that would be a huge help to the House.
  • Pick-up meals from caterers/restaurants and deliver them to the House for the families: requires access to a vehicle, best availability in the afternoon/early evenings
  • Adopt the House for a week and provide kitchen essentials for families. This means fresh milk in the fridge, apples and oranges in the kitchen, and other essentials to keep the House fully stocked for families.
  • Order a meal for the families from a local restaurant/caterer and have it delivered OR drop it off personally
  • Donate items from our Wish List. Needs for the House change constantly, so we keep our wish list up to date with the most urgently required items.
  • Host a Wish List Collection Day during a community event or at a local retail site. We can provide a banner! Great opportunity for teams, clubs or community service project.
  • Create and sponsor a fundraiser for the House. Please call us with your ideas. We can provide a banner and help you coordinate your event.
  • Make a monetary contribution to the House. You can donate to the House online, via check or by dropping off you donation at the House. Visit our Donate page for more information.
  • Recycle: Pick up pop tabs or cardboard and take them to the local recycling centers
  • Landscaping/Yard Help: Volunteer to mow the grass, rake leaves, clean exterior toys, etc.
    , Project-based
  • Ongoing , Recurring
  • Children , Teens , 55+ , Adults
  • Individuals , Corporate Teams , Families
  • Virtual , Maintenance
  • None
  • Anytime

Donate for

AHIP - Albemarle Housing Improvement Program
2127 Berkmar Dr, Charlottesville, VA 22901

Our donors are the key to each and every repaired heater, new roof, and safe plumbing and electrical system. When you support AHIP, your contribution goes right to work in our community, making high-quality housing a reality for our neighbors most in need. Thank you!

    Evening Classes for

    The Bridge Ministry
    3054 Dixie Hill Rd, Buckingham, VA 23921

    The Bridge is in need of volunteers for our evening classes on our campus in Buckingham. These classes are an hour long and can feature a variety of topics including addiction recovery, practical life skills, financial literacy, or other topics of interest. Classes can be taught by the same person every week or by a rotating group of individuals. Please contact our office at [email protected] or 434-969-2991 to discuss this opportunity.
    • Ongoing
    • Adults
    • Individuals , Groups (2-10)
    • In Person
    • None
    • Evenings
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    • One-time
    • 55+ , Adults
    • Individuals , Groups (2-10) , Groups (10+) , Corporate Teams , Families
    • Virtual
    • None
    • Anytime

    WHAT WE DO:

    There are many ways to get involved. Overall, we want to teach and show the youth how to live from their natural love space rather than the egotistical space. And we do that through four main services: Motivational Speaking, Mentoring, Workshops, and Athletic Training. Feel free to check out these links if you haven't already.

    • Assist and or Table at Community and Organizational Events and Workshops

    • Community Clean-up of The Love No Ego Foundation Roadway

    • Recruitment of Other Volunteers

    • Connect With Other Organizations, Individuals, or Groups with Similar Missions

    • Perform Administrative and Social Media Acts

    • Create, Help Create, and or Lead Programs and Events

    Interested in joining the team and or the discussion? Want to advocate for Love and Communication? Good! Because we love you and want to hear your story! Let's use our story to inspire the world!

    Background Check Required.

    Email Cris right now to connect!

      Walk for SARA 2021 for

      Sexual Assault Resource Agency
      335 Greenbrier Dr #102, Charlottesville, VA 22901

      Walk for SARA is an annual fundraiser to support the important work that SARA does in our community including lifesaving services for survivors and prevention education. Join us in this virtual walk and peer-to-peer fundraiser.

      Click here to register. You'll get an awesome SARA pint glass, plus a list of our recommended local routes and trails to plan your walk.

      Registration proceeds support SARA's lifesaving services and prevention education programs. Want to boost your impact? Here are more ways to support SARA after you register.

      How You Can Support SARA

      1. Create a Fundraising page and invite friends, family, and colleagues to donate to your page, after you register. You'll get an awesome SARA pint glass, plus a list of our recommended local routes and trails to plan your walk.

      2. Create a Team and invite others to walk or run with you (virtually or in person). Youll need to create your individual page first.

      3. Donate to an existing team or individuals fundraising page. Support their walk and help them fundraise for SARA's lifesaving services and programs.

      4. Click Give Now to make a direct donation to support the Sexual Assault Resource Agency.

      Tips for Your Virtual Walk

      Register for the Walk for SARA using the link above.

      Boost your impact by setting up your own fundraising page. Click the orange "Start Fundraising" button to get started.

      Plan your walk, hike, or run. Pick any day to walk any distance. SARA will provide a list of local routes and trails to help you plan.

      While you walk, take pictures and check in on social media using the #WalkForSARA2021

      • Ongoing
      • Children , Teens , 55+ , Adults
      • Individuals , Corporate Teams , Families
      • Virtual
      • None
      • Anytime
      The Foundation has many different ways for you to get involved, including assistance with: Cops 4 Kids Day, Annual Appreciation Dinner, Citizens Police Academy, Community Outreach Programs (new and existing), and helping us spread the word about what we do on Facebook by liking our page and sharing posts.
      • One-time , Occasional
      • Adults
      • Individuals
      • Event support
      • None
      • Weekdays , Weekends

      “Shelf elf“ for

      Emergency Food Network
      900 Harris St, Charlottesville, VA 22903

      help shelve the groceries after a big food drive.
      • Occasional , Monthly
      • Teens , 21+ , 55+ , Adults
      • Individuals
      • Physical , Indoor
      • None , On-site
      • Weekdays , Weekends
      Offer smiles and a helping hand to seniors at one of JABA’s Community Senior Centers or Adult Care Centers. You can assist others with crafts projects, lead a sing-along, help with gentle exercise classes, and so much more.
      • One-time , Occasional , Weekly , Monthly
      • 21+ , 55+ , Adults
      • Individuals
      • Indoor
      • None , On-site
      • Weekdays , Weekends

      Administrative support for

      Charlottesville Free Clinic
      901 Preston Ave STE 301, Charlottesville, VA 22903

      Volunteers help support our clinic operations by checking in patients, preparing patient charts, handing out prescriptions, and scheduling patients.
      • Weekly
      • 21+ , 55+ , Adults
      • Individuals
      • Indoor
      • On-site
      • Weekdays
      Volunteers provide administrative support to JABA programs on a weekly, monthly or seasonal basis across various departments. Tasks may include data entry, scheduling appointments, filing, administering surveys, preparing packets or mailings, and more.
      • Occasional , Weekly , Monthly
      • 21+ , 55+ , Adults
      • Individuals
      • Office work , Indoor
      • On-site
      • Weekdays
      We also occasionally need help with simple administrative tasks: stuffing and sealing envelopes or answering phones. Special events can also call for volunteer assistance.
      • Occasional
      • 21+ , 55+ , Adults
      • Individuals
      • Indoor
      • On-site
      • Weekdays
      Assist in the many administrative tasks needed to keep our office running smoothly, including special projects, mailings, collating and copying.
      • Weekly , Monthly
      • Adults
      • Individuals
      • Office work
      • On-site
      • Weekdays
      The hard work of these individuals brings in needed funding, operates a busy administrative office, and supports the logistical needs of a complex organization. Volunteering opportunities for support members can be tailored to your interests, abilities, and schedule.
      • Occasional , Weekly
      • Adults
      • Individuals
      • Office work , Event support , Indoor
      • On-site
      • Weekdays , Evenings , Weekends

      Advocate for

      Alzheimer’s Association Central and Western Virginia
      355 Rio Rd W #102a, Charlottesville, VA 22901

      Help improve the quality of care and quality of life for people with Alzheimer’s disease and their families by carrying our message to elected officials at the federal, state and local levels. Communicate with elected officials via petitions, phone calls and other calls-to-action, participate in area events, and share your story.
      • Occasional
      • 21+
      • Individuals
      • Office work
      • On-site
      • Weekdays , Evenings , Weekends

      Animal Groomer for

      Fluvanna SPCA
      5239 Union Mills Rd, Troy, VA 22974

      Duties:bath and dry dogs and puppies brush dogs and cats clip toenails report any skin medical issues observed during groomingEmail [email protected] for more information
      • Occasional , Monthly
      • 21+ , 55+ , Adults
      • Individuals
      • Indoor
      • Skilled
      • Weekdays
      Like to capture photographs of animals that express their personality? Animal Photographers beautifully photograph shelter animals for marketing and promotional purposes and for our website’s Adoptions page. Using your own digital photography equipment and software, you would take the photos and download, edit, and upload them for distribution.
      • Occasional
      • Adults
      • Individuals
      • Event support , Indoor , Outdoor
      • None
      • Weekdays , Evenings , Weekends

      Animal Transporter for

      Fluvanna SPCA
      5239 Union Mills Rd, Troy, VA 22974

      Duties:Take cats and dogs to the vet’s office to be spayed/neutered or for medical treatmentEmail [email protected] for more information
      • Occasional , Monthly
      • 21+ , 55+ , Adults
      • Individuals
      • Outdoor
      • None , On-site
      • Weekdays

      Bagger for

      Emergency Food Network
      900 Harris St, Charlottesville, VA 22903

      Fill bags with the items from our shelves at the pantry. Usually a two-hour commitment any time that suits you on the one day a month for which you volunteer.
      • Monthly
      • 21+ , 55+ , Adults
      • Individuals
      • Indoor
      • None
      • Weekdays , Weekends
      IMCC's Board of Directors meets every other month to determine policies, procedures and regulations, provide fiscal oversight, assist in raising funds to finance the organization, provide leadership and assume leadership roles, and monitor organizational performance. The board fills vacancies by identifying sangha members who have participated actively in the community as volunteers or teachers and have special skills that will enhance the Board's mission . All members are eligible for a position on the board; if you would like to be considered, contact Board President, Jeffrey Fracher.
      • Occasional
      • 21+ , 55+ , Adults
      • Individuals
      • Virtual , Office work , Event support
      • Skilled

      Box office volunteer for

      Early Music Access Project
      684 Lockesley Terrace, Charlottesville, VA 22903

      Box office volunteers are needed to sell tickets and hand out programs at concerts.
      • Occasional
      • Teens , Adults
      • Individuals
      • Event support
      • On-site
      • Evenings , Weekends
      Box office volunteers are needed to sell tickets and hand out programs at concerts.
      • Occasional
      • Teens , Adults
      • Individuals
      • Event support
      • On-site
      • Weekdays , Evenings , Weekends
      The intention of the Care Committee is to extend compassion and generosity to IMCC members including those facing difficult personal situations. Caring for community members in times of need provides an opportunity both for those providing and receiving care, deepening our understanding of key teachings and practices.Please contact Ann Marie Smith if you need care or if you know of a fellow IMCC member in need of support. Also contact us if you are in a position to provide assistance. May we take refuge in Sangha together.
      • Occasional
      • Teens , 21+ , 55+ , Adults
      • Individuals , Groups (2-10)