VolunteerMatch – VolunteerMatch strengthens communities by making it easier for good people and good causes to connect. The organization offers a variety of online services to support a community of nonprofit, volunteer and business leaders committed to civic engagement. Users can find volunteer opportunities by cause and location.
Hands on Atlanta – Hands on Atlanta tackles the city’s most pressing needs by connecting volunteers to local service opportunities. Users can find volunteer opportunities by cause, organization and location, as well as find out more about upcoming special events.
MLK Day of Service – The MLK Day of Service (observed on the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. federal holiday) empowers individuals, strengthens communities, bridges barriers, creates solutions to social problems, and moves us closer to Dr. King’s vision of a beloved community. Users can fill in their zip code in the Find a Project box to locate a volunteer opportunity in their community or use the website’s resources to plan their own project.
Do Something – This is one of the largest organizations for young people and social change; their 2.6 million members tackle campaigns that impact every cause, from poverty to violence to the environment to literally everything else.
Gwinnett Helpline – A program of Gwinnett Coalition for Health and Human Services, this website connects individuals with some of the key issues in Gwinnett and ways that they can volunteer and make a positive difference, including basic needs, health and well-being, community engagement, education, economic and financial stability and safety.
Gwinnett Neighborhood Leadership Institute (GNLI) – A program of Gwinnett Coalition for Health and Human Services, GNLI is comprised of individuals who want to learn ways to be part of a solution in addressing local concerns.
Gwinnett Great Days of Service – A program of Gwinnett Coalition for Health and Human Services, Gwinnett Great Days of Service is a two-day event that attracts more than 90,000 volunteers that participate through schools, churches, businesses and general public… making a difference in Gwinnett County.
Gwinnett County Parks and Recreation – From internships to light administrative support, there’s something for everyone who wants to give back. There are a variety of ongoing, worthwhile opportunities where VIPs can share their time and expertise. Users can use this website to search for park and recreation volunteer opportunities.
Points of Light – Points of Light connects people to their power to make a meaningful difference by providing access to tools, resources and opportunities to volunteer.
4-H – 4-H is the nation’s largest youth development and empowerment organization, reaching more than 7 million 4-H youth in urban neighborhoods, suburban schoolyards and rural farming communities. Fueled by university-backed curriculum, 4-H’ers engage in hands-on learning activities in the areas of science, healthy living, and food security.
Idealist – Idealist’s mission is to close the gap between intention and action by connecting people, organizations, ideas and resources. This website provides a search engine that allows users to find volunteer opportunities by cause, interests, skills and location.
GUIDE’s mission is to improve community conditions by utilizing collaborations, promoting positive youth development, delivering specialized training and resources and preventing substance use and abuse.