Category Archives: Seeking Volunteers / Service Opportunities

United Way’s Volunteer Connection Listings

United Way’s Volunteer Connection site is set up to help connect agencies and volunteers.  Agencies are working hard to navigate volunteering in this new time, so the opportunities are still limited, but we are starting to see more. Here is a link for Volunteer Connection to see these and other opportunities. BLOOD DONOR AMBASSADORS IN FRANKLIN COUNTY– American […]

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Seeking volunteers for VT telehealth nonprofit

My name is Lia Rubel and I am a rising sophomore at Emory University from Barre, VT. I am the Vermont lead for the nonprofit Telehealth Access for Seniors, and I am looking for college students to join the Vermont volunteer team. Given COVID-19, most medical practices have switched to a telehealth model where doctors connect with patients […]

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Gardeners: our community needs you

reposting from Brian Lowe • Chief Innovation Officer, Burlington brian@burlingtonvt.gov Gardeners, experienced or aspiring, the City is trying to organize & collect 100,000 pounds of fresh local produce for Feeding Chittenden, our local food shelf. Demand for fresh fruits and veggies is high, so your contributions are needed and will help our friends and neighbors. The […]

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Vermont Victory Gardens: Seeking Volunteers!

The coronavirus pandemic and resulting lockdown is causing an economic crisis the likes of which most of us have not seen in our lifetimes. Vermonters impacted by this crisis will need more food, for many months to come. Can you join us in a new project, Vermont Victory Gardens, to help our communities grow food for those who […]

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Let’s Grow Kids is seeking Burlington-based folx for childcare

At LGK we have been working with Help Me Grow and medical students at UVM Medical Center to develop a list of “ volunteers”  who can specify if they are available for  free or if they wish to be paid, to go into homes to care for children during this unprecedented time.  It is an […]

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United Way’s Volunteer Connection

April 22, 2020 VOLUNTEERING OPPORTUNITIES IN RESPONSE TO COVID-19 United Way’s Volunteer Connection site is set up to help connect agencies and volunteers.  A COVID-19 Response section for both needs and in-kind support is easily accessible on the site.  As expected, agencies are working hard to navigate volunteering in this new time, so the opportunities […]

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United Way launches COVID-19 community response. Can you help out?

We’re dealing with unprecedented times in our community and our nation’s history. Our community members need us more than ever, which is why United Way of Northwest Vermont has launched a COVID-19 Community Response that outlines a number of steps to quickly address the COVID-19 pandemic. Fundraising First, United Way has created a COVID-19 United Response […]

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Update – United Way of Northwest Vermont’s Volunteer Connection

March 25, 2020 VOLUNTEERING IN THESE UNCERTAIN TIMES As with many aspects of this crisis, we are in uncharted territory with when it comes to mobilizing volunteers.  While many of our neighbors will have needs in the coming weeks and there are many of us eager to help, agencies are grappling with how to use […]

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United Way Volunteer Connection listings

United Way of Northwest Vermont’s mobile-friendly Volunteer Connection connects you to hundreds of local volunteer needs. Search by age, date, county, interests or causes that are important to you. Stay connected to community needs. Go to https://unitedwaynwvt.galaxydigital.com/. March 9, 2020 By Sue Alenick, United Way Volunteer Columnist MENTOR! MENTOR! – Watershed Mentoring is looking for Community based […]

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