Greater Prince William Volunteer Opportunities

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Serve our Willing Warriors invites you to their golf tournament on Monday, Sept. 17 at Westfields Golf Club in Clifton.  This is a great way to gather your friends and enjoy the day in support of our veterans.  It includes golf, breakfast, lunch, prizes and gifts for a reduced fee of $165/ player.  They also want to sponsor 20 warriors for the day. So far, they have 11 sponsored; please consider helping the other nine warriors enjoy the day. Please register online at willingwarriors.org/golf.

Prince William Recycles Day on Saturday, Oct. 13 from 10:00 a. m.-2:00 p. m. needs volunteers ages 12 and up to help with all the fun activities.  This is a great teen project! Please contact Keep Prince William Beautiful at (571) 285-3772 or via email: info@kpwb.org for all the latest info.

CASA Children’s Intervention Services needs volunteer advocates. You’ll receive all the needed training to make an impact on a child’s welfare and safety in a permanent loving home.  Please email Suzanne, smitchell@casacis.org, to learn more.

The Salvation Army is gearing up for their Red Kettle Campaign this fall.  Volunteers are needed throughout the community to staff the kettles.  This is a great opportunity for families; youth groups and teens are welcome if they are accompanied by an adult. Please contact Lt. Rachel Orona at (571) 363-1783 or via email Rachel.orona@uss.salvationarmy.org for all the specifics.

Soroptimists International of Manassas is hosting Family Night Out events at local restaurants this fall.  Visit Jukebox Diner in Manassas Aug. 23-Nov. 22, Foster’s Grille in Old Town Manassas Sept. 27 and The Bone in Old Town Manassas Oct. 25. A portion of your receipt will help this organization with their scholarship fund.  It’s a great way to get out of fixing dinner and support a worthy cause!  Please email vlatimer6069@gmail.com for more information.

Keep Prince William Beautiful needs volunteers to help them at community fairs and festivals by manning their booth for a couple of hours each day.  You’ll receive all the training and information needed and this is a fun way to get out and meet people.  Please call Nicole to learn more and for the available dates at (571) 285-3772.

Give the gift of literacy to local adults!  Literacy Volunteers of America-Prince William is seeking volunteer tutors.  Previous experience is not necessary.  The next Tutor Training Workshop is Nov. 3, 8:45 a. m.-4:00 p. m., and Nov. 17, 9:00 a. m.-12:00 p. m.  Attendance both days is required.  Please register at (703) 670-5702 or lvapw@aol.com.

Prince William Forest Park is hosting two fun events:  Heritage Fest Sept. 15 at Cabin Camp 4, 11:00 a. m.-5:00 p. m., and National Public Lands Day Sept. 22, 8:30 a. m.-1:00 p. m. at Cabin Camp 2.  Volunteers for Sept. 15 can be any age; volunteers for Sept. 22 must be at least 10 years old.  Please email Kerri at kerri_syrus@nps.gov to learn how you can help.

Hylton Performing Arts Center is hosting Songwriting Series for Military Children, a three-part series of music and songwriting. Scheduled dates are Sept. 22, Oct. 6 and Oct. 20, 1:00-3:00 p. m. each day.  The workshop is free and open to military children ages 8-17.  Kids can create their own song during the series and share it at Celebrating Veterans and the Arts at the Hylton Center on Nov. 10.  No prior experience necessary, and what a great way to honor our veterans!  Please visit HyltonCenter.org/veterans for more information and to register.

The Sweet Julia Grace Foundation needs volunteers to help at the Prince William Half Marathon Sunday, Sept. 30.  This super fun event is at Jiffy Lube Live!  Tasks include handing out water to the runners or manning the beer garden.  This is a family-friendly event for ages 12 and up.  Please visit their website for all the specifics at princewilliamhalfmarathon.com.

Mark your calendars for the Walk to End Alzheimer’s on Saturday, Oct. 20 in Historic Downtown Manassas.  Volunteers are needed for setup, refreshments, advocacy, finish line brigade and route monitoring.  You can sign up online at bit.ly/ALZWalkManassas or email Ben, bedonnelly@alz.org, to learn more.

ACTS is seeking volunteer groups of all sizes to assist with ongoing landscaping and beautification of the Beverly Warren Emergency Shelter.  Weekday/weekend opportunities are available.  It’s a wonderful team project for your office, and a great way to give back to the community!  Please visit actspwc.org, click on Volunteer and fill out a group application for consideration, or contact Tamika, tmartin2@actspwc.org, to learn more.

The Retired and Senior Volunteer Program is looking for volunteers age 55+ to deliver noon meals through the Meals on Wheels Program.  Shifts are just two to three hours and available throughout the area.  RSVP members receive a mileage reimbursement and additional insurance coverage at no cost to the volunteer.  Please call Jan at (571) 292-5307 to learn more.

If you’re an administrative genius, Streetlight Community Ministries wants to meet you!  They have an urgent need for volunteer office workers on weekdays to help with basic admin duties, along with those fun, last-minute projects that always spring up.  Not only will you be supporting the staff, you’ll also be helping to support the homeless clients Streetlight serves, a win-win all around!  Please email cbenner@thestreetlight.org to learn how you can make a difference.

Youth for Tomorrow is looking for male mentors to share their time and talent with a young man.  This promises to be a rewarding few hours per month, providing male youth with a positive role model to emulate.  Please fill out the volunteer application at youthfortomorrow.org.

If you are looking for other opportunities, please call Volunteer Prince William, (703) 369-5292 or visit volunteerprincewilliam.org.  Thanks so much for all you do in our community.

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