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Volunteer Opportunities and Board Positions

We list volunteer opportunities and open board positions in the Kansas City region. Browse the list to find nonprofit organizations in need of individual and group volunteers, as well as skilled board members.

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Results Found: 24
We are in search of new board members who are passionate about Johnson County Library and eager to fulfill our mission of bringing together individuals interested in the Johnson County Library system, promoting informed community interest in Library functions, resources, services and needs, and raising supplementary funds for Johnson County Library.
Category: Board of Directors
We are seeking volunteers who are fluent in Spanish to assist with interpreting for our Spanish speaking donors
Category: Healthcare
Volunteer at Botanical Brewfest to divert waste from the landfill.
Category: Arts, Culture, Humanities
Help bridge the digital divide through instructing digital literacy classes.
Category: Public/Societal Benefit
From greeting guests as they arrive to helping them dig up fossils- this is the perfect volunteer opportunity for you! Become an honorary Paleontologist and enjoy all of the benefits that come with being a Union station Volunteer!
Category: Amusement & Entertainment
The American Cancer Society is a volunteer driven organization and we are always looking for individuals who would like to join us in our mission, to save lives, celebrate lives, and lead the fight for a world without cancer. Right now we are in need of volunteers in our Kansas City office.
Category: Nonprofit Member
The Wornall/Majors House Museums manage two of Kansas City's most historically significant landmarks: the John Wornall House and the Alexander Majors House. Each house has stories to tell about local and national history that remain resonant today. Our organization is seeking professionals dedicated to growing the mission for future generations through thoughtful and innovative strategic governance in the areas of funding,development and advocacy. The Past IS Present at the Wornall/Majors House Museums!
Category: Board of Directors
Come carve pumpkins for the GLOW festival. We will provide carvers with tools, stencils, designs, and snacks! Anyone 16 and over is welcome, including groups so please invite your friends and family to join in on this super fun activity.
Category: Nonprofit Member
Are you passionate about recycling? Help your community and the environment by volunteering at our Red Bridge Community Recycling Centers! Your volunteer service is so important - recycling preserves forests; keeps oil, natural gas, and minerals in the ground; and prevents air and water pollution. Our recycling centers are unique in that we accept items not recycled curbside and provide options to the many people who do not have recycling available at home.
Category: Environment/Animals
The International Relations Council (IRC) is currently accepting nominations for its 2019 board of directors. Board members serve a three-year term, starting January 1, and are eligible for re-election to a second three-year term. Nominations must be received by Friday, September 28, 2018.
Category: Board of Directors
Children learn through play, and volunteers can play a vital role by participating in everyday activities in the classroom and on the playground. Growing Futures is a Head Start and Early Head Start program and serves children from birth to five-years-old. Help us as we work towards our mission to nurture children and strengthen families to enrich the community.
Category: Education
Become a volunteer driver with JET Express, and give aging seniors the gift of mobility and independence. As a volunteer driver, you help seniors get to where they need to go.
Category: Human Services
After the Harvest rescues nutritious fruits and vegetables from going to waste and donates them to agencies that serve hungry people, primarily in Greater Kansas City. Our volunteers glean after the harvest, picking what’s left in farmers’ fields and picking up already harvested leftover produce. After the Harvest, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit, is the largest produce donor to Harvesters-The
Category: Human Services
Are you passionate about recycling? This is an excellent opportunity for retired folks to stay active and make a difference in the community! Help your community and the environment by volunteering at our Red Bridge Community Recycling Center! Recycling preserves forests; keeps oil, natural gas, and minerals in the ground; and prevents air and water pollution. Bridging The Gap’s Community Recycling Centers are essential because they accept items not recycled curbside and provide options to the many people w
Category: Environment/Animals
On-Call Drivers for Life deliver blood to hospitals in areas outside of the KC Metro. With short notice, drivers are assigned to pick up blood from our donor center, deliver it to hospitals 1-to-2 hours from KC and return to KC to sign out and drop off the delivery vehicle.
Category: Healthcare
Celebrate National Public Lands Day with us! Volunteer to clean up litter with us in the Line Creek Watershed in the northland, Kansas City, Missouri! Do you know where litter goes? Litter in streets and parking lots flow into storm drains, which then empty into local creeks and rivers. In other words, if it’s on the ground, it’s in our water! Be part of the solution by volunteering to clean up litter with us!
Category: Environment/Animals
The JFS Food Pantry serves over 250 families each month in the greater Kansas City area. Donate your time by helping shop with food pantry recipients in the grocery shopping area of the food pantry or help deliver food to homebound clients.
Category: Human Services
Work with our Program Manager Amber Bryant in using our developed STEM activities for the kids in Kansas City's urban core
Category: Technology
Our mission is to provide an open space in midtown Kansas City where neighbors can come together and build a stronger community.
Category: Nonprofit Member
In celebration of National Public Lands Day, KC WildLands volunteers will be removing invasive woody plants, including exotic shrub honeysuckle, that threaten the health of these wild lands, while enjoying the amazing fall beauty of these wild places. Volunteer with our Kansas City WildLands program to eradicate honeysuckle from our native wildlands! Blue River Glades is located within Swope Park in Kansas City, Missouri.
Category: Environment/Animals
Volunteer to make a spot that brings people into better health—no, not a hospital—a forest! Often thought of as suburban community perks, walking trails immerse people in nature, giving a mental health break while providing active lifestyles. Since this project is located in a USDA Food Desert, the project trail goes one step further and provides harvestable food too. Join us in fleshing out a solution providing peace of mind, physical activity and better nutrition to KC's urban residents.
Category: Public/Societal Benefit
Do you know where litter goes? Litter in streets and parking lots flow into storm drains, which then empty into local creeks and rivers. In other words, if it’s on the ground, it’s in our water! That’s why we need your help to clean up litter along Dykes Branch Creek near 92nd and Ward Parkway in Kansas City, Missouri!
Category: Environment/Animals

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