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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: 65
SNKC is searching for podium volunteers to greet and check-in our clients and their pets at our Wellness Clinic. It's a fun, easy position with weekday and Saturday AM availability. Training is on the job, and you can start right away. Meet new people, see cute pets and make a difference in just 3 hours' time!
Category: Environment/Animals
You can help make Kansas City, Kan., a better place to live, work and play by serving as a CHWC outreach volunteer. We need friendly and outgoing people to help us spread the word about our programs and services at community events. If you're looking for an opportunity to give back with a flexible schedule where you get to engage directly with people in the community, this is for you! Together, we can create more happy new homeowners in Wyandotte County. Training provided.
Category: Nonprofit Member
Avon does it with makeup. Tupperware does it with plasticware. What would happen if we approached backyard edible gardening with the same kind of zeal? And only required seeds as payment? Clement Waters Retreat is taking a new approach toward urban agriculture education.
Category: Public/Societal Benefit
Through the Northland Shepherd's Center Friendly Visitor and Respite Care programs you will help to provide social interaction and emotional companionship to an older adult. Our positions are located in southern Platte and Clay counties and offer flexibility to fit your needs. Respite care is non-medical supervision and companionship to a dependent adult (60+) who cannot be left home alone. This volunteer opportunity keeps our clients connected with the community and the outside world through conversation,
Category: Human Services
Use your DIY skills to help make homes safer and more comfortable for local seniors.
Category: Nonprofit Member
We know it takes a special person to volunteer and the generous work of people such as yourself ultimately allows us to fulfill our mission to provide an array of services, programs, housing, and valuable experiences for the individuals we serve.
Category: Nonprofit Member
We are looking for Board members with the following expertise and associations: Community Connections, Corporate and Business, and Marketing/Communications. Nonprofit Board Experience Welcomed!
Category: Board of Directors
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
SNKC has several volunteer roles suitable for beginners that only require 3 hours per month. Help check in our clients and their pets, prep tools and supplies, and more. We also have opportunities to volunteer from home.
Category: Environment/Animals
Reading sessions last 30 minutes and take place once a week over lunch during the school year
Category: Nonprofit Member
Sometimes seemingly tedious tasks can have an immeasurable effect on the success of an organization, and this certainly rings true with data entry. The Liberty Hospital Foundation is looking for a reliable and detail-oriented volunteer to enter data into our donor database.
Category: Healthcare
Help CBC make same-day deliveries of blood, plasma and platelets from our Kansas City headquarters to critically-ill patients in hospitals within a 3-hour radius.
Category: Healthcare
Powell Gardens is seeking a membership volunteer to assist in making a personal touch in our member program. We believe we can make an even greater impact with personal welcome phone calls and reminders to renew membership.
Category: Arts, Culture, Humanities
Community Blood Center is looking for dedicated individuals to be on-call to deliver blood/plasma/platelets to regional hospitals and/or pick-up donations from donor centers on Saturdays or Sundays.
Category: Healthcare
Volunteers wanted for Helping kids hear! by providing financial assistance for hearing aids and assistive technology for local children in need.
Category: Nonprofit Member
SNKC supports low-income pet owners by providing access to supplies such as dog houses, collars, tie-outs, and more. We need delivery drivers to load up these items at our clinic and deliver them to people's homes. Deliveries take place on Saturdays and take no more than 2 hours. Drivers must have their own vehicle, a valid DL, and must be confident and compassionate individuals.
Category: Environment/Animals
Blessings Abound Thrift Store is looking for volunteers to join our community and serve as cashiers! Our current needs include Fridays from 2-6 and Saturdays anytime between 10 and 4. Cashier Assistant positions are also available. Email today to learn more! All volunteers recieve a 20% discount!
Category: Human Services
We are seeking volunteers who are fluent in Spanish to assist with interpreting for our Spanish speaking donors
Category: Healthcare
The bus assistant and driver work as a team to provide safe, supervised group transportation for our Breaktime Club bus route. Riders are provided full hands-on help from door to bus seat to hand-off. Supervision, compassion and decision skills are needed. We are looking for one, Tuesday morning volunteer from 8am-9:30am or Tuesday afternoon from 1:30pm-3:00pm. Must be in good physical health and use personal cell phone to call riders.
Category: Human Services
Blessings Abound Thrift Store is searching for volunteers to assist with our clothing department. Activities would include sorting, pricing, and moving merchandise onto the sales floor. Very flexible scheduling and 20% off whenever you volunteer.
Category: Human Services
Volunteer Coordinator Department(s): Operations Reports to: Executive Director Direct Reports: N/A Job Description The Volunteer Coordinator (role) is an important component of the overall management of the day-to-day operations of the Kansas City Center for Inclusion (KCCI) Community Center. The Vo...
Category: Public/Societal Benefit
Provide non-driving seniors in Clay/Platte County with transportation to medical appointments, grocery store, food pantry, bank, pharmacy, and other vital business.
Category: Human Services
Join us at the Kansas Speedway on June 22, 2019 and help us attack cancer from every angle!
Category: Nonprofit Member
Protecting land and open spaces cherished by people and communities for the benefit of future generations.
Category: Board of Directors
A Maker Faire Kansas City Volunteer is someone who sees the value in being a part of the Maker Movement and the important place Maker Faire has in that Movement. Volunteers are willing to lend a hand where needed, is flexible, eager to work, and is well versed on all things Maker Faire.
Category: Amusement & Entertainment
Flex-Schedule Drivers for Life deliver blood to rural hospitals typically 2-to-4 hours from Kansas City and return to Kansas City to sign out and return the delivery vehicle.
Category: Healthcare
Outreach Volunteers assist with mobile drive sign-ups, appointment reminder phone calls, office projects and help represent CBC at fairs, parades, presentations to community groups and other special events.
Category: Healthcare
There is a weekly demand of more than 2,000 units of blood for critically ill patients in our community. Calls made by Phone Bank Volunteers help increase donation turnout by at least 30%.
Category: Nonprofit Member
Join us at South Valley Middle School on June 22, 2019 and help us attack cancer from every angle!
Category: Nonprofit Member
Sort, tag, organize at one of our three Thrift Stores!
Category: Nonprofit Member
We are currently seeking volunteers who are fluent in ASL to assist with translating/interpreting for hearing-impaired donors at blood centers and mobile blood drives.
Category: Healthcare
Weekly volunteers are needed to serve in our Kansas City, KS food pantries assisting shoppers select groceries, stocking shelves and sorting food.
Category: Nonprofit Member
Join us at the Kansas City Convention Center, Grand Ballroom on September 18, 2019 and help set up for our Coaches vs Cancer event, happening the following night!!
Category: Nonprofit Member
KC VITAs, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to the continuned creation and performance of 'contemporary-classical' vocal music, is seeking an enthusiastic individual to serve as Communications Director on the KC VITAs Board of Directors. Interested parties should contact Executive Director Jackson Thomas at jackson@kcvitas.org.
Category: Board of Directors
SNKC invites your group of up to 8 people to help make our mobile vaccination clinics happen! These pop-up clinics take place twice each onth on Saturdays at various locations throughout the KC metro, and can see turnouts of up to one hundred or more pets. Mobile clinics are busy, fast-paced, and fun! Volunteers greet clients, hand out forms, scan pets for microchips, hand out treats, and more.
Category: Environment/Animals
Twenty-five volunteers are needed weekdays from 10:30AM-2:30PM to help run the Kansas City Community Kitchen like a restaurant which feeds hundreds of neighbors during daily lunches. Volunteers help with greeting our neighbors, taking orders and serving guests, plating food, delivering drinks, bussing tables, washing dishes, and a little bit of clean-up.
Category: Nonprofit Member
Green Works is growing and we are looking for new board members, specifically individuals with a passion for urban youth and connections and experience in the areas of Marketing Communications, Fund Development and Risk Management.
Category: Board of Directors
Clay County Clothes Closet, an all-volunteer managed and operated 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, is seeking an experienced Grant Writer to assist the organization in securing foundation funding to support the clothing resource program which freely benefits impoverished Kansas City Northland Community individuals.
Category: Nonprofit Member
The Development Coordinator (role) is an important component of the overall management of donor development for the Kansas City Center for Inclusion (KCCI). The primary role is to deliver a high-impact donor program for KCCI. The Development Coordinator is not a member of the Board of Directors, but may attend Board Meetings. The Development Coordinator is not a paid employee of the KCCI organization. The role is fully volunteer-based and estimated to be 4-6 hours per week.
Category: Fundraising Opportunity
Group exercise leader for Platte County Senior Center at Platte Senior Services, Inc. located at 11724 NW Plaza Circle Drive, Suite 700, Kansas City, MO
Category: Nonprofit Member
SNKC needs group volunteers for our Street Team. Canvass a chosen neighborhood to post and hand out info about our services and upcoming events to local low-income pet owners. Get some exercise and help connect pets in need with wellness care! Great for corporate, church, social, and other groups looking for team-building and volunteer opportunities.
Category: Environment/Animals
You will be helping to provide minor home repairs for the safety and security of elderly residences, 60 and older, in the northland.
Category: Human Services
Join us on October 26 as we lead the fight against breast cancer in Kansas City! Day of volunteers are needed to help with registration, children's activities, along the route, and more. The time commitment is from 6:30 am to 11 am on Saturday, October 26 at Crown Center.
Category: Nonprofit Member
We are looking for day of event volunteers for our Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Kickoff Breakfast on August 27 at Arrowhead Stadium!
Category: Nonprofit Member
We invite your small group to help unpack, sort and organize pallets of donated dog and cat food. Our Pet Food Pantry serves over 200 families each year. Come be a part of the solution to pet homelessness in Kansas City!
Category: Environment/Animals
Fifteen volunteers are needed on the 3rd Saturday of the month between 7:30 - 11AM to help serve breakfast to our neighbors at St. Paul's Episcopal Church in Kansas City, KS. Tasks include: preparing food, greeting guests, taking orders, serving food and drinks, bussing tables, washing dishes, and a little bit of clean-up.
Category: Nonprofit Member
We are looking for people passionate about our mission to reduce maternal and infant mortality rates in under served Haitian communities; willing to help with marketing, fundraising, financial oversight, and/or legal issues.
Category: Board of Directors
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
We are looking for individuals or teams to deliver nutritious meals to aging adults. Candidates must be physically able to lift, load, and deliver meals to residential addresses.
Category: Human Services
Help bridge the digital divide through instructing digital literacy classes.
Category: Public/Societal Benefit
Kansas City Center for Inclusion seeks a marketing and social media coordinator volunteer. Will be in charge of overall calendar of events, as well as coordinating with national calendar of LGBT events.
Category: Board of Directors
Work with our Program Manager Amber Bryant in using our developed STEM activities for the kids in Kansas City's urban core
Category: Technology
We are seeking motivated and reliable people to volunteer at Connecting For Good! We are in the middle of a transition at our organization. Apart of that transition, we are closing down our 3rd St. location and moving into a warehouse we just acquired. Volunteers are needed for deconstructing computers, cleaning and organizing.
Category: Nonprofit Member
Twenty-three volunteers are needed at St. Paul's Episcopal Church in Kansas City, KS to help with the neighborhood pantry. Shifts are available during the day on Wednesdays and Saturdays.
Category: Nonprofit Member
Help SNKC provide basic wellness care to pets at bimonthly Saturday mobile vaccination clinics. Volunteers help greet, hand out info, cashier, hand out dog and cat treats, and more. We provide on-the-job training and beginners are welcome!
Category: Environment/Animals
EMI is looking for a volunteer accounting person to assist in financial recordkeeping.
Category: Nonprofit Member
Pick up excess food from restaurants and grocery stores, and deliver to our food pantry.
Category: Nonprofit Member

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