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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: 55
4.01K Race for Financial Fitness Volunteers Needed! May 4, 2019-National WWI Museum and Memorial
Category: Public/Societal Benefit
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
These trees will shade the street and sidewalk, provide stormwater retention and pollutant filtration from the air and water. They will also provide numerous benefits to the community, including: increasing property values, reducing crime rates and even slowing traffic.
Category: Environment/Animals
Heartland Chamber Music's focus is two-fold: CHAMBER MUSIC and OUTREACH The mission of Heartland Chamber Music is to connect, engage and inspire students of all ages through a lifetime of music education and performance. HCM’s newest program, String Sprouts launched in 2017 is an El Sistema based program. El Sistema USA is a national organization whose mission is to support and grow a nationwide movement of programs inspired to effect social change through
Category: Board of Directors
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
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
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
Looking for professionals to participate in Advisory Board to assist in program development, review workbooks to ensure they remain current, promote the non-profit, and more.
Category: Board of Directors
The Development Assistant Volunteer will perform a variety of office tasks depending on project deadlines in the Independence office. This will include typing and sending donation acknowledgments, making phone calls, data entry, scheduling meetings, and other administrative tasks as assigned by the Development Director. This position helps to extend the resources of Truman Heritage Habitat for Humanity to better assist our supporters and those we serve.
Category: Public/Societal Benefit
We are seeking volunteers who are fluent in Spanish to assist with interpreting for our Spanish speaking donors
Category: Healthcare
Volunteer with Kansas City WildLands to remove exotic, invasive shrub honeysuckle and woody invasive plants that threaten gorgeous native prairies and forests, opening the land for native plants and wildlife to thrive again.
Category: Environment/Animals
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
The convention takes place Wednesday, May 22 through Saturday, May 25; choose a date and time that works for you (you do not need to volunteer all four days).
Category: Environment/Animals
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: Advertising/Graphic Design/Marketing
Volunteer to clean up litter with us along Turkey Creek in Lenexa, Kansas! 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 along the creek!
Category: Environment/Animals
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
Pick up excess food from restaurants and grocery stores, and deliver to our food pantry.
Category: Nonprofit Member
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
Location: KCPL Connect, 1710 Paseo, Kansas City, MO 64108 Min age: 16. We’ll provide workgloves and safety vests. Please wear clothing you don’t mind getting dirty. We will provide training at 8:15 AM on-site for all volunteer roles. The event opens to the public at 9:00 AM.
Category: Environment/Animals
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
Volunteers needed for registration and check in, start and finish line and as course monitors for the 9th Annual MGA Triple Crown Showdown on 5/19/19 at Town Center Plaza in Leawood, KS.
Category: Nonprofit Member
We are looking for 3-5 board members. Positions currently available include Treasurer, Vice President, and General Member.
Category: Board of Directors
Habitat for Humanity seeks experienced residential construction volunteer to regularly lead groups of construction volunteers.
Category: Public/Societal Benefit
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
Use your DIY skills to help make homes safer and more comfortable for local seniors.
Category: Nonprofit Member
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
working with at-risk youth helping to prepare for post high school careers
Category: Board of Directors
Help bridge the digital divide through instructing digital literacy classes.
Category: Public/Societal Benefit
Please bring a re-usable water bottle filled with water that you can carry with you. Sturdy, closed-toe shoes and long pants are a must. We recommend long sleeves to protect against poison ivy. Muck or rain boots are also recommended if you have them! Consider a hat, sunscreen and bugspray.
Category: Environment/Animals
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
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
Sort, tag, organize at one of our three Thrift Stores!
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
Work with our Program Manager Amber Bryant in using our developed STEM activities for the kids in Kansas City's urban core
Category: Technology
Protecting land and open spaces cherished by people and communities for the benefit of future generations.
Category: Board of Directors
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
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
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
Global Montessori Academy Board of Directors positions are now available! We are looking for members of the community that interested in making a difference in the lives of children. We are an authentic Montessori school nestled in the heart of Prairie Village, KS. Previous Montessori experience is not a requirement though it is a plus! If you have an interest in being part of a vibrant and very organic education experience then we'd love to hear from you!
Category: Board of Directors
Community Blood Center is looking for a few reliable Friday volunteers to pickup donations from our Overland Park/Olathe centers & deliver them to our main office near the Plaza for testing & distribution to critically ill patients.
Category: Healthcare

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