Challenge yourself to find a way to serve today!
There are many ways to volunteer: read books to youth, serve a meal at a homeless shelter or help a neighbor in need.Together we can build a better future for our community one volunteer at a time. A variety of volunteer opportunities are available through United Way of Central Ohio’s Volunteer United and HandsOn Central Ohio. Connect with your passion and begin making a difference today.
Save the Date for 5 Days of Service
Mark your calendar!
In September, the Columbus Volunteer Challenge will hold 5 Days of Service; a city-wide volunteer experience uniting central Ohioans in service. Individuals will have the opportunity to search and register for a variety of projects with nonprofits, schools, churches and community partners through the Columbus Volunteer Challenge website.
Family Weekend - Saturday, September 7 and Sunday September 8
Drive Drop off Day, Monday, September 9
United Way of Central Ohio's Community Care Day, Tuesday, September 10
HandsOn Central Ohio's National Day of Service, Wednesday, September 11
Click here for more details.
Volunteer of the Week
Alex L. Swain is with the Columbus office of Ernst & Young. Swain recently passed the CPA exam and is a very activity volunteer in the community. She participates in Ernst & Young’s Connect Day every year and has completed a variety of projects with her colleagues including landscaping at the Columbus Zoo, painting for Junior Achievement’s BizTown and making crafts with residents of Goodwill.