Provided by volunteer Prince William
Help fight local hunger! The staff at ACTS needs volunteers on May 14, 6-9 p.m., to support the Collecting food against letter carrier hunger. Volunteers will help unload donations at their Hunger Prevention Center, 17958 Dr David Cline Lane, Dumfries. Groups, families, and individuals are welcome, and you’ll feel great helping the staff organize their food warehouse to help feed food-insecure families! Please contact Shirley at email@example.com or call 703-441-8606 ext. 288 for more information.
Defenders of abused and abandoned pets has several volunteer openings, including Volunteer Coordinator, Social Media Coordinator, Website Coordinator, Grants Coordinator and Events Coordinator. Pet care is always necessary, and fur babies will appreciate anything you do to improve their quality of life! Please visit humanesocietynv.org/volunteer for more information on how you can get involved.
Historic Dumfries and the Weems Botts Museum are looking for a volunteer Photographer take professional quality photographs of the exterior of the museum and park to market print and digital marketing materials. Photographers will provide their own equipment. The park has many historic features as well as beautiful garden beds and flowering trees and shrubs. For more information, please contact Lisa at (703) 221-2218 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
In the saddle !
History Manassas Inc. prepares for the highly acclaimed Downtown Manassas Derby May 6, 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Stick couriers Trigger, Red Rum, Tornado, Champion and Black Beauty need three volunteers Steady hands Ages 16 and up to support horse management and help keep ‘jockeys’ in order at the starting gates of stick horse racing. It promises to be an evening of fun and hilarity as you earn some of those needed hours of service! Interested volunteers can sign up at bit.ly/3eYrYt1. Please email email@example.com to learn more.
Jenkins Donelson Foundation hold a Community gift May 14 at the Juke Box Diner, 8637 Sudley Road in Manassas. Volunteers ages 12 and up are needed from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. to unload vehicles, set up tables and merchandise, and help attendees choose merchandise. Additional volunteer hours are available to load vehicles one to two days before the event; if interested, advise by e-mail. You’ll feel good helping vulnerable families choose clothes, household items and school supplies! Please visit bit.ly/3KpgH2c and click the Reply button to sign up. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.
Do you like the outdoors?
Leopold Reserve at Broad Run offers their Friday Conservation Corps in partnership with the Bull Run Mountains Conservancy. Every Friday, from 12:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m., they offer walk-in outdoor volunteer activities, including trash cleanup, brush clearing, and more. Join for an hour or stay for the afternoon! All are welcome, but volunteers under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. To participate, please register for a specific date and time at leopoldspreserve.com/calendar. Volunteer activities and work locations change weekly, but they will tell you where to meet after you sign up.
Day Program for Adults with Disabilities
McLean Bible Church The Manassas campus is looking for compassionate volunteers ages 18 and older to support their Day Program for Adults with Disabilities. Volunteers must pass a background and fingerprint check. The program runs Monday through Thursday, 9:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Just a few hours a week will go a long way to support this special needs population and allow you to give back to the community! Please visit bit.ly/3MpR5TZ for details, email email@example.com to learn more.
Northern Virginia Family Service needs Spanish-speaking volunteers aged 18 and over to help with their health access program. This virtual opportunity will support the Health Access Program Supervisor in daily operations. Duties include updating electronic client records, following up with clients over the phone, assisting with client intake, creating health literacy education materials and more. Bilingual Spanish skills required, must have some knowledge of data entry and be familiar with Google Docs, Canva or other graphic design programs. Volunteers will feel good knowing they are helping community residents access health care resources! Please visit bit.ly/3Dz9Jpl for more details. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org to learn more.
Do you like gardening and wildlife?
Prince William Conservation Alliance dedicated needs gardening volunteers meet Saturdays until late October mornings (9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.) to plant native plants, pull up non-native plants, and any other tasks to maintain high quality habitat for local wildlife. This is held at Merrimac Farm WMA, 15014 Deepwood Lane, Nokesville. If you would like to learn more about gardening for wildlife and can participate most Saturdays, please fill out their volunteer form at bit.ly/3qzdmX0. Please email Ashley at email@example.com for more information.
Saved Hands Foundation
Saved Hands Foundation needs business-minded volunteers to help with resumes, event planning, administration, grant writing, network administration, and more! Hours are weekdays and are flexible. You will feel good when you provide your clients with the tools and resources to achieve their professional goals and personal growth! Please email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
You can help feed food insecure families!
TO SERVE is in urgent need of Food recovery pilots 21 and over to support their food aid program. Volunteers drive to area grocery stores/restaurants to pick up food donations and deliver them to the Hunger Resource Center in Manassas. Be prepared to lift boxes weighing up to 50 pounds. Drivers must commit to twice a month for at least six months. Training is provided, as well as an agency van. Teenagers can ride with drivers to help them. It’s a wonderful way to give back to the community! Please email email@example.com for more information.
If you are looking for other opportunities, please call Volunteer Prince William at 703.369.5292 or visit Volunteerprincewilliam.org. Thank you so much for all you do in our community.