Looking to make a difference in your community? You've come to the right place!

At Community Action, we work hard to tailor volunteer experiences to fit your individual skills, interests, and goals. Whether you're seeking an internship, completing a practicum, or simply want to get more involved in your community, we want you on our team supporting our work to ensure everyone in our community has the opportunity to live well.

Following are just a few examples of available volunteer experiences:

Individual Experiences:

  • Early Head Start/Head Start Classroom Volunteer
  • Family Educator Intern/Volunteer
  • Foster Grandparent (seniors age 55+; specific eligibility criteria applies) 
  • Health Coordinator Intern/Volunteer
  • Head Start Volunteer Receptionist
  • Financial Well-Being Volunteer
  • Maintenance Volunteer 
  • Front Desk Volunteer
  • Kitchen Volunteer

Group Experiences:

  • Trash Pick Up
  • Landscaping
  • Brochure Folding and Newsletter Mailings
  • Gathering Place Soup Kitchen Cleaning
  • Vehicle Cleaning
  • Maintenance & Grounds Projects
  • Special Event Support

Complete a Volunteer Application

Ready to get started? We're so glad! If you're interested in volunteering as an individual, the first step is to complete our easy online application at the relevant link below. 

Volunteer/Intern/Practicum Application

Gathering Place Volunteer Application - If you are not already scheduled at the Gathering Place, please reach out to your group's coordinator. If you aren't with a group, send an email to Sam Bates at sbates@communityactionatwork.org for availability.

Group volunteer application

If you're interested in doing a one-time volunteer activity as part of a group, such as a business or civic/faith-based organization, simply complete the form (application) below! We will get in touch to coordinate. 

Has your group volunteered with Community Action in the past?
Please select the type(s) of volunteer experiences in which you're most interested

Want to know more?

For more information about our volunteer experiences, or if you have questions, please contact:

Sam Bates (she, her, hers)
Community Engagement and Partnerships Specialist 
(402) 875-9320