Volunteer Opportunities in Greater Prince William

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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.

“Safe at Home” Volunteers

The Retired and Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) needs volunteers who can help fourth-grade students learn to be “Safe at Home!” Volunteers should be at least 55, available during the school day and comfortable with presenting an interactive lesson in a school setting. Training is provided. You’ll feel great as you teach youngsters the skills, they need to cope with being home alone! Please contact Jan at 571.292.5307 to learn more.

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.

Outdoor Volunteering

Historic Dumfries needs an electrician to check out an outside security light that’s started to strobe.  Please call Lisa at (703) 221-2218 for more info.

The 2020 Big Spring Neabsco Creek Cleanup is Saturday, March 7, 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon. Volunteers are needed to help with this fun event.  You’ll meet at Neabsco Eagles Park, 15801 Neabsco Road. They’ll provide litter bags, grabbers, gloves and light refreshments.  Please wear boots for this event.  Please email secretary@pwtsc.org to learn more.

Clean the Stream needs volunteers on Saturday, March 14, 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon at the stream adjacent to Sudley Manor Drive in Manassas. Please email waterquality@pwcswcd.org 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.

Monte Carlo Night

Serve Our Willing Warriors is hosting a Monte Carlo Night on March 28 at 6:30 p.m.  Volunteers are needed in a host of different ways to make this a successful event to support their families. Please email Sarah  to learn more.

Medical Volunteering

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 Arts

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.

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