Category Archives: Seeking Volunteers / Service Opportunities

International Service opportunities with Learning Enterprises

My name is Lulu Mikula. I am a first-year student at UVM and one of the Marketing Interns for a 501(C)(3) international nonprofit called Learning Enterprises. Learning Enterprises sends college students all over the world to spend the summer teaching English in under resourced areas. This year, we will also be conducting virtual teaching programs […]

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United Way Volunteer Connection listings

February 25, 2021 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 learn more about these and other opportunities. A DRVING NEED – Vermont Association for the Blind and […]

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United Way’s Volunteer Connection listings

February 11, 2021 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 learn more about these and other opportunities. SEEKING ADULTS TO MENTOR YOUTH – This is a fun & […]

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Volunteers Needed for ‘Girls on the Run’ This Spring!

Our Girls on the Run teams need volunteer coaches now more than ever. Volunteer to coach this spring and give our community’s girls the opportunity to connect, grow and learn how to navigate difficult situations. Girls on the Run VT’s 8-week season begins the week of April 5. Teams meet twice per week for 90 […]

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USCRI VT Newsletter Feb 2021

On February 3rd, Amila Merdzanovic, USCRI Vermont Director, and Matt Thompson, Coordinator of Programs, (top row) provided testimony to members of the Vermont State House Committee on Human Services on the impacts of COVID-19 and CARES Act grant funding in refugee and immigrant communities in Vermont. In coordination with partnering service agencies, USCRI Vermont provided critical housing assistance, food relief, employment support, clothing, care packages […]

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Volunteers Needed: Gilbrook Free Nordic Program In Winooski

For the last 3 weekends the Catamount Trail Association has been partnering with the Winooski Parks Department to offer free nordic ski rentals at the Gilbrook Nature Area on Saturdays and the reception has been much better than anticipated!  We have another nordic program ramping up and we’re thin on support for the Gilbrook Program. Help is needed […]

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United Way Volunteer Connection listings

January 28, 2021 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. WANT TO HELP THE ENVIRONMENT? – Check out this great opportunity through Winooski Recreation […]

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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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