Volunteer Opportunities & Organizations

Several Central Florida programs are looking for volunteers.

These include:

Retired Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) – RSVP offers maximum flexibility and choice to its volunteers as it matches your personal interests and skills with opportunities to serve your community. This is a program of the Senior Corps, a division of the Corporation for National and Community Service.

For RSVP Orange County information:
Retired & Senior Volunteer Program
99 E.Marks Street, #102
Orlando, FL 32803-3847 US
Phone: 407 422-1535
Fax: 407 841-2729

Foster Grandparents Program – Foster Grandparents devote their volunteer service entirely to disadvantaged or disabled youth. This is a program of the Senior Corps, a division of the Corporation for National and Community Service.
www.seniorcorps.org/about/programs/fg.asp

Heart of Florida United Way – This is a nonprofit organization that helps match your interests with the need for community volunteers.
www.hfuw.org/

Hands On Orlando – This organization makes it easy for you to make a difference. Hands On Orlando identifies, plans, manages, and leads high quality volunteer projects that you can participate in.   www.handsonorlando.com

Legal Aid Society of the Orange County Bar Association – Legal Aid Society is a non-profit organization that offers volunteer opportunities which include In-person Client Interviewing, Outreach Interviewing, and Phone Screening.  There is no experience needed.  We offer an orientation/overview meeting and training for all new volunteers.  The amount of time and availability of the volunteer will determine the range of opportunities for the volunteer.
For Intake Volunteer Information:
100 East Robinson St.
Orlando, FL  32801
Email:  MBarrera@LegalAidOCBA.org
Phone: 407-841-8310
Fax:  407-843-9713
See more at: http://legalaidocba.org/intake-volunteers

Habitat for Humanity of Greater Orlando – Keep busy, have fun, and make a difference in Orlando!  Habitat for Humanity ReStores sells new and gently used household goods and building materials to meet our mission of building homes, communities, and hope.  Become a ReStore volunteer and help families realize the dream of owning a simple, decent, affordable home.  Learn more about becoming a volunteer at: http://www.habitat-orlando.org/volunteer/

Boys & Girls Clubs of Central Florida Thrift Store – Your skills are appreciated to assist with hanging clothing, sorting housewares, filling/decorating shelves, end caps and store displays.  Assistance is also needed to help cashiers bag merchandise.  Hours are flexible, whatever works with your schedule.  Located at 2054 State Rd 436, Winter Park, open 7 days a week.  Please contact Patti, 407-951-5449, to learn more about these opportunities.