Provided by Volunteer Prince William
Volunteer Prince William maintains a list of the volunteer opportunities available throughout greater Prince William. Every week, they issue a call to action, listing current opportunities.
Girls on the Run
Girls on the Run is looking for coaches for the Spring 2020 season. Lace up your sneakers and come inspire girls in grade 3-8 to be strong, confident and healthy. You do not need to be a runner to coach. You just need to serve as a role model by showing up prepared and on time, listening attentively and demonstrating a positive attitude. Commitment is two to three hours per week for a 10-week session with additional time for training and the 5K race. The season starts March 2. Please visit their website to learn more.
Habitat for Humanity is having their first volunteer day on Jan. 23 to renovate a home in Manassas. These build days are great team building projects for faith groups, community organizations, corporate volunteers and individuals. No experience is necessary. All skill levels from willing learner to professional builder are welcome. Please sign up on the website.
The Warrior Retreat needs volunteers to assist with snow removal this winter. Please email Sarah to learn more.
Keep Prince William Beautiful invites you to adopt a spot near you. It’s a great way to spruce up your neighborhood. Please email Laura to learn more.
The Joe 15 team is having their Annual Blood Drive in memory of Joe Page on Jan. 25, 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at Manassas Church of the Brethren. Please sign up here. Keyword: The Joe 15 Team.
Novant Health UVA Health System needs volunteers at their three gift shops. Please register online or call (703) 369-8173 to learn more.
The Alzheimer’s Association is looking for support group facilitators to help participants develop coping skills, share valuable info, caregiving tips and more. Preferred skills include professional healthcare experience, experience working with people affected by Alzheimer’s, comfort with expression of emotion and good listening skills. Please call Ben at (703) 766-9007 to learn more.
BEACON Adult Literacy
BEACON Adult Literacy is recruiting volunteers to become instructors in the Manassas area for their ESOL programs. No second language or teaching experience needed as they will give you all the training needed to be successful. Volunteers teach for two hours in either morning or evening classes. Please call (571) 428-2507 to learn more.
The Kennedy Center invites volunteers age 40 and under to their Second Annual Carrying the Torch Forward Service Day. Please email Jessica to learn more.
Working with Veterans
The Retired and Senior Volunteer Program is looking for volunteers age 55+ to drive veterans or spouses to their doctors’ appointments. It’s very easy to help these individuals get the care they need while remaining in their homes. 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 are looking for other opportunities, please call Volunteer Prince William at (703) 369-5292 or visit our website. Thanks so much for all you do in our community.