Category Archives: Seeking Volunteers / Service Opportunities

MLK, JR. Commemoration Events and Service Suggestions

There are a number of events happening in the greater Burlington area for Martin Luther King Jr. Day 2021. Check out this compiled list from ECHO. MLK DAY VOLUNTEERING suggestions from the United Way of Northwestern Vermont: Due to safety concerns, we are encouraging our community to volunteer with acts of kindness through virtual/at home […]

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United Way Volunteer Connection listings

November 25, 2020 United Way’s Volunteer Connection site is set up to help connect agencies and volunteers.  Agencies are working hard to navigate volunteering during this time, so the opportunities are limited.  Here is a link for Volunteer Connection to see these and other opportunities. See the attached guide for Holiday Giving & Volunteering opportunities. HELP MAKE A CHILD’S […]

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United Way – 2020 Holiday Giving & Volunteer Guide

Attached above is a guide of some holiday wish lists and volunteer opportunities for you to share with colleagues, friends, family, etc.  As there are limited volunteer opportunities, they will fill up quickly. Please let me know if you have any questions or if I can help in any way. Best,Megan Megan Bridges (she/her/hers)Community Impact […]

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United Way Volunteer Connection listings

November 5, 2020 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. CIRCLES OF SUPORT AND […]

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United Way Volunteer Connection listings

October 29, 2020 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. VOLUNTEER COOKS – Burlington […]

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United Way Volunteer Connection listings

October 22, 2020 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. HALF MARATHON UNPLUGGED – […]

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Spectrum Youth & Family Services seeks winter clothing

Cleaning out your closet to get ready for winter?  Spectrum is in need of (gently used) winter boots and winter gear for the young adults at Spectrum. We’re looking for all adult sizes of winter boots, snow pants, and coats. Our youth are also in need of (new or gently used) camping gear—tents, sleeping bags, foam […]

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United Way Volunteer Connection listings

October 15, 2020 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. A FRIENDLY VISIT – […]

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Tree Planting on 10/21 with Winooski Natural Resources Conservation District

This fall the Winooski Natural Resources Conservation District and Rethink Runoff will plant over 450 trees along a tributary to the Winooski River in Colchester, VT we need your help! Planting trees near streams helps to prevent erosion, provides shade to cool the stream and creates important habitat for wildlife like wood turtles and warblers. […]

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