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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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Volunteer Opportunities

Help Feed Hungry People in YOUR Community

Are you, your friends, family or organization looking for a fun activity while also helping others? Come join us! Breathe in fresh country air, get your hands a little dirty, bring the kids and help glean within 30-45 minutes of Kansas City. Then, if you can, help even more by delivering the fresh produce to local food banks and pantries.

Rescue Fruits & Veggies at Farms Near Kansas City

ACS Corporate Engagement Ambassador

Understand and educate others about the mission of the American Cancer Society while encouraging attendance & engagement for ACS events.

Our mission is to save lives, celebrate lives, and lead the fight for a world without cancer.

American Cancer Society Kansas City Board Membership

The American Cancer Society's Kansas City Chairman’s Circle (CC) is intended to provide a diverse executive leadership forum for advancing the our life-saving mission. This advocacy includes assisting ACS staff by promoting program priorities and informing the public about ACS organizational priorities. Chairman’s Circle members will be asked to assist by advancing mission priorities, securing financial support, recognizing key contributors and building relationships with community leaders.

Our mission is to save lives, celebrate lives, and lead the fight for a world without cancer.

Awesome Ambitions Volunteer

Awesome Ambitions has volunteer opportunities for in-person engagement with our girls, and behind the scenes administrative work.

Awesome Ambitions Volunteer Opportunities

Board Treasurer

Join our Board of Directors as our Treasurer. This person must have an accounting background. Experience working with nonprofits is a plus, but not a must.

Join us as celebrate kids on the most important day of their year, their birthday!

Social Media Coordinator

We're looking for a volunteer who enjoys social media. The volunteer will collaborate with our Communications Team to build a content strategy, post content on our social media platforms, and monitor responses. We are looking for someone who is enthusiastic and has a passion for our mission. Join us as we empower families with no-cost shopping in our Digital Marketplace.

Celebrating kid's on the most important day of their year, their birthday!

Young Adult Mentors Needed in Kansas City

We are looking for skilled young adults to work directly with high school students in our SupportED program, a community-based diversion program for truant children and youth in Kansas City. SupportED Mentors use functional mentoring and behavioral interventions and work alongside families and schools in a collaborative effort to divert children from court involvement. Be the difference. Be a mentor!

Be The Difference. Be A Mentor!

Marketing Committee Lead

Seeking a passionate arts advocate with social media savvy, design, & writing skills to help tell our story of dance for everyBODY

Young Professionals Opportunity: Cornerstones of Care Champions

Our Champions are young professionals (ages 22-40) from various companies and organizations working together to support and grow awareness around Cornerstones of Care’s mission and programs.

Young professionals from various companies and organizations working together to support Cornerstones of Care.

Seeking Board Members

Creative Emajinations is actively seeking board members to join its board of directors Our mission is to provide access to the Arts to young people to enable them to reach their fullest potential with the help of skilled volunteers.

Board of Directors

Volunteers Needed at Kansas City's Non-Profit Folly Theater!

We'll need 16 volunteers per show for roughly 10-12 shows per month. Most volunteers work as ushers at the theater, but we also need ticket takers, door people, and concession workers.

We need ushers, ticket takers and more for our October Big Reveal and the year beyond!

GUILDit Art/Biz - Seeking Board Members

Be a part of GUILDit's growing board and infuse the arts. Lend expertise in human resources, strategy, marketing, communications, nonprofits, leadership, project management, event planning, public relations, ….

Be a part of GUILDit's growing board and infuse the arts. Lend expertise in human resources, wealth advising, marketing, strategy, nonprofits, project management, event planning, public relations, ….

Story Boutique Volunteers - Kansas City Hospice & Palliative Care

Story Boutique volunteer opportunities include assisting customers, accepting and processing donations, and pricing and preparing merchandise for sale. Proceeds benefit Kansas City Hospice & Palliative Care.

Provide a welcoming and comforting environment for our donors and shoppers

Kansas City Women’s Music Network Board Member

Local women's music organization seeking volunteer board members.

Local women's music organization seeking volunteer board members for their working board.

Volunteer to be a Scholarship Reviewer

Museum Engagement Volunteer

MUSEUM ENGAGEMENT VOLUNTEER Museum engagement volunteers greet the general public at the museum and create a sense of belonging for people of all ages and backgrounds. Responsibilities welcoming visitors sharing information on select artworks providing information about the museum's history, facilities and offerings Time Commitment: 2 hrs. training + approx. 5 hrs./month

Young Visitors Guide

Young visitors guides are specialized volunteers who participate in the museum's child-centered approach to engaging kids and families. Responsibilities staying up-to-date on museum exhibitions and innovative engagement strategies. leading tours and engagement activities for people age 12 and younger (opportunities available in the museum, online, and at classrooms and community centers). Time Commitment: 8 hrs. training + approx. 7 hrs./month

Teen and Adult Guide

Teen and adult guides lead tours and engagement activities for middle, high school and university groups, community organizations, professionals, arts tourists, and the general public. Responsibilities Develop an in-depth and evolving knowledge of exhibitions, Permanent Collection, and engagement strategies as well as an understanding of contemporary art history and theory. Lead tours and engagement activities for people age 13 and older. Time Commitment (20 hrs. training + approx. 9 hrs/mo)

Volunteer at Lakemary

It takes a special person to volunteer and your support allows us to fulfill our mission to provide services, programs, housing, and meaningful experiences for the children and adults we serve.

Growing Community Together

Board Member for the Northland Symphony Orchestra- Fundraising Committee

The Northland Symphony orchestra is looking for board members with a passion for supporting the arts in Kansas City.

Help support the arts in Kansas City!

KC Pets for Life

Volunteer pet therapy teams needed!

Become a certified pet therapy team

Sorting Medical Supplies

Please join us in saving lives by preparing medical supplies and equipment for shipments to hospitals and clinics in need around the world.

Volunteers Needed to Deliver Health and Hope to the World at Project C.U.R.E.

Delivering Health and Hope for the Holidays

Join us in SAVING LIVES this holiday season by preparing medical supplies and equipment for shipment to hospitals and clinics in need around the world

Join us in SAVING LIVES this holiday season by preparing medical supplies and equipment for shipment to hospitals and clinics in need around the world

SOAR Special Needs Board of Directors

SOAR Special Needs is seeking board members with experience in marketing, business strategy, fundraising, financial, legal, or vocational programs for persons with special needs, or human resources. SOAR is experiencing exponential growth and is expanding the Board of Directors to reflect and accommodate this growth. Applicants must have a strong desire to serve individuals with special needs and those caring for them through a faith-based program.

Come SOAR with us!

Board Member

We’re looking for board members who have a broad range of backgrounds, skills and expertise, and have the time to participate on a “working board.” We aim to bring diversity to enrich the organization from multiple points of view. Here are some of the backgrounds we are currently seeking.

The Kansas City Free Eye Clinic seeks additional board members for 2023!

Art Festival Steering Committee Lead—Professional Volunteer Opportunity

Englewood Arts, together with its partners Truman Heritage Habitat for Humanity and University of Missouri Extension, seeks an experienced organizer with an appreciation for building community through the arts to serve as a Festival Steering Committee Lead for an inaugural annual arts festival, to be held September 16, 2023.

Englewood Art District 2023 ReArt Fest

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