Volunteer Opportunities & Volunteers Available
Thank you for your interest in sharing your time & your talents as a volunteer! There are many ways to get involved in your community. Please browse the categories below that describe volunteer positions available that need your help! Welcome to the Volunteer Help Home Page! You may choose to post a Free classified ad stating the you are offering help as a Volunteer Available or, if you are an organization, you may post your volunteer needs in Volunteer Requested.
If you would like help finding a suitable match for your Volunteer interests, please use our Matching Service for Volunteer Opportunities–Click Here! Our community volunteers will help find you a good fit. Or, simply click on the relevant links below. 🙂
Do you need Volunteers? If you are you a nonprofit organization, school, university, government agency, faith community or other philanthropic organization, you may post a FREE Classified Want Ad to find the help you need. You may also post your “Request for Help” on any of the community volunteer project pages.
If you would like to Volunteer, please let us know via the Volunteer Matching Service button above. Would you like to help Animals, Veterans, Seniors, Children & Teens, Women & Women’s Issues, Men & Men’s Issues, the Environment or any other population or cause? We will find you a philanthropic organization located near you! Thanks for making a difference in the world by sharing your time, talents & expertise!
There are many ways to get involved & volunteer in your community! Simply click on any of the links below to further explore volunteer opportunities that interest you. If you would like to help the CommunityCause.org website see How You Can Help–Click Here!
If you are interested in short term or immediate volunteer opportunities, please view all On Call Volunteer Opportunities–Click Here!
If you are interested in volunteering to help a project, please view all Community Projects that Need Volunteer Help–Click Here!
If you would like to be a community volunteer who helps people solve easier, more routine questions, find out how to participate at our online “Help Desk” as a Neighborhood Resource Person–Click Here!
If you would like to be a community volunteer who helps people solve difficult questions, manage challenging situations and develop innovative solutions, find out how to participate in the Ombudsman Service by community volunteers–Click Here!
If you are interested in joining with others to work towards creating system wide change, increasing awareness or advocating on specific issues, please view this link to learn more about becoming a Community Visionary–Click Here!
To View All Volunteer Opportunity Job Descriptions–Click Here!
To View All On Call or Short Term Volunteer Opportunities or to Volunteer from Home–Click Here!
To View All Opportunities to Share Skills or Items or to Help Individuals or Organizations Find what they Need, please check out our Classified Want Ads–Click Here!
View the Volunteer Gazette See what help local philanthropic organizations need. There are many opportunities to Make a Difference in your community. Volunteering even a few hours a month helps!
View the Donation Wish List See the items that organizations need in order to fulfill their mission. Any ideas on where these items can be obtained? Do you have links to organizations that can provide them?
View the Grapevine Newsletter See what connections you can make between the people you know and the individuals & organizations that are working to solve social or environmental problems. You may have the crucial puzzle piece that provides the needed link.
CommunityCause.org is a crowdsourcing website. This is a 100% volunteer run website and it is being built with you, by you and for our community!
On CommunityCause.org, you will find a variety of web pages that pertain to specific topics of interest. We need your help, through crowdsourcing, to build those pages. Simply use the “Search this Website” option to search for the keywords of web pages you might be interested in contributing information to. If you would like to contribute to or become a curator for web pages on this topic, please see Contribute Information on Web Pages–Click Here!
Help us to find the most useful tips, advice, books, blogs, websites, videos, newsletters, scientific research, resources, organizations and events that can help people get accurate information relevant to topics on each web page
Let’s work together to make it easier for people who care about the topics on each web page to find the support they deserve and the information they need to find solutions that will make their life easier. Let’s Brainstorm and Share what Helps!
If you are a person who would like to work on any section of the website, please let us know and we will build it out for you. If you have information that would be helpful to others, please share it with others via the “Share Information & Resources” comment section on any web page. It is not necessary to log in to contribute useful information in the “Share Information & Resources” comment section.
If you are interested in helping even more, please do sign up to be a registered Contributor, Editor or Curator of information under the “Log In” tab and we will give you access to the website. Please Contact Us if you want to help build & maintain this website!
The best way to contact us is to leave messages at the bottom of any page in the “Share Information & Resources” comment section. Or you may Contact Us Here if you have general feedback for us or advice on features, pages or information to add.
Also, if you have used this website in a way that has been helpful to you, if you found the information useful, gained a new volunteer, solved an issue, made a connection to a person or organization that has been helpful to you, please let us know in the “Successes” section under any major tab (Animals, Environment, People, Organizations).
This website is being built by you, with you and for our community. Thanks for sharing your experience and expertise to help this crowdsourcing website!
Thank you for sharing your time, talents & donated items to help your community. Together we can make a difference in the world! 🙂
To Place an ad Requesting a Volunteer or to View all Volunteer Wanted ads in Volunteer Requested–Click Here
To View all Available Volunteers needing placement or to To Place an ad as a Volunteer Available–Click Here
To View all Available Volunteer Opportunities & Volunteer Job Descriptions–Click Here
To View Detailed Descriptions of all Classified Ad Categories–Click Here
To View Detailed Information on Interns, Internships and Capstone Projects–Click Here
To View ads regarding an Intern Needed/Available–Click Here
To View Detailed Information on How to Become a Mentor or Find a Mentor–Click Here
To View ads regarding a Mentor Needed/Available–Click Here
To Share your Skills & Experience in the Community Skill Bank–Click Here!
To View ads regarding special skills that are needed or that you have to share that are listed in the Community Skill Bank–Click Here
To View Details on doing Community Service hours to fulfill the Youth volunteer requirements of your School or Club, please see School or Club Community Service Volunteer Opportunities—Click Here!
To View Details on doing Community Service hours to fulfill the interests of your Business, University Club/Team or Faith Community and would like to volunteer together, please see Group Volunteer Opportunities—Click Here!
To View Details on Juvenile Justice System Youth Community Service Hours–Click Here!
To View Details on Adult Justice System Adult Community Service Hours–Click Here!
To View ads regarding volunteer opportunities for public speaking presentations in the Speakers Bureau–Click Here
To View ads regarding Neighborhood Resource People Willing to Help–Click Here
To View ads regarding Ambassadors for a Cause–Click Here and you can find out how to learn more about a cause that you are interested in so that you can become an “information booth” at your school, work or in your community. Youth Ambassadors are also needed.
To View the Community Skill Bank of Free Help–Click Here! You may want to check the classified ads section of our website if you need specific skills or are offering specific skill for Free to the public. Please click on the words “All Sub Categories” to see all of the Community Skill Bank options.
To View ads regarding becoming involved in Contests & Competitions–Click Here
Another Fun Way to Become Involved in Helping Your Community
My Commitment to Our Community–There are currently 3 Options:
Volunteer from home
Option #1—CommunityCause.org needs a variety of help via computer, please e-mail us via the “Contact Us” option on this website, if you are willing to help. You may also check out How to Help CommunityCause.org–Click Here For instance you can become a Wiki page Author if you are passionate about an issue and want to help a lot. Or, you can become a Wiki page Contributor and share tips, information and resources as you come across helpful items related to a cause. To learn more about how to help with the Wiki Pages–Click Here
Option #2—Nonprofit organizations need help updating their websites, managing their social media, inputting information, and other computer based projects. Please e-mail us via the “Contact Us” option on this website, if you are willing to help them and we will partner you with an organization in need.
Option #3“My Commitment to My Community”–Click Here There are a couple of opportunities to Volunteer from Home. Both are done through the classified ad postings. The first is “My Individual Community Commitment Goal this Month”. You set the goal (eg. volunteer 15 hours, pick up 100 pieces of recyclables from the streets, etc.)The second is a real motivator. It is “I Promise $$$ donation if I do not do “X” by this date.” You set the goal that you wish to motivate yourself to do. It is all done on the honor system and all money is donated to cover medical bills for needy animals. You can specifically choose a different charitable cause.
To View ads regarding a Volunteer Ombudsman–Click Here to volunteer from home and help with easy questions and participate in crowdsourcing answers.
To View ads regarding a Volunteer Ombudsman for Difficult Questions–Click Hereto volunteer from home and help with difficult questions. This volunteer ombudsman is for people with experience and expertise in the question area.
What Bugs You? Need Help solving something? Innovators want to help! Post “What Bugs You?” that prevents you or your organization from being able to help individuals or important issues. What is holding you back? What prevents you from making more progress? What would help your organization to move forward with your mission, if a solution were found?
Innovators and community visionaries can brainstorm from home or with other like-minded individuals to generate solutions, services or products that make a difference. To view What Bugs You?–Click Here
Join a Citizen Science Project–Click Here and you can help science and help a cause that interests you!
Take Action to Help! What you can do to make a difference in the World. Volunteer from home by perusing various opportunities that organizations have posted that need a phone, e-mail or letter. Take Action!–Click Here
To to see all of the many ways to Get Involved or Volunteer and Browse all Classified Ad Categories–Click Here
Let’s let the power of the grapevine work! It is FREE to post your wants, needs and requests so people in the community can help. You may also post what time and talents that you have to share so that organizations can benefit from your help, expertise and donated items.
If the links are not working, simply hover over the “Help tab” on the main menu and click on “Classified Want Ads” to get started Volunteering. Let’s let the power of the grapevine work! It is FREE to post your wants, needs and requests so people in the community can help. You may also post what you have to share so that organizations can benefit from your help, expertise and donated items.
Coming Soon: We are working on a “Volunteer Gazette” that will list all of the Volunteer Needs & Opportunities in Maricopa County, Arizona that nonprofits, schools, and government offices have let us know about. We will compile the complete listing of Volunteer job descriptions and organization needs all together in the “Volunteer Gazette”. The first edition will be out and available by August 15th, 2014.
Also Coming Soon: There will be tips on what makes an effective classified ad that generates interest. There will be tips to assist in the search. There will also be links to relevant wiki pages as well.
Thank you for caring about your community and for getting involved and making a difference! Who else do you know that might also like to get involved and help their community?
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