There are over 160+ nonprofits and charities looking for people like you to volunteer your time to help our community. So how do you find the right place for your talents?
The Skagit Volunteer Center is a free service sponsored by Community Action to help everyone from youth to businesses put their passion for the community into action.
Community Action can find something fit for you, from individual to group activities, one-time or ongoing opportunities, donation drives and more. Contact them at 360-588-5731, or check out Community Action's current priority needs at www.SkagitVolunteerCenter.org.
Visit SkagitVolunteerCenter.org online, and you'll find volunteer opportunities posted by local nonprofits, local fundraising, and volunteering events as well as contact information for each of the nonprofits.
Here are just a few volunteering positions available on a regular basis:
Secret Harbor is looking for mentors for local youth in foster care.
The Mount Vernon Farmers Market is looking for volunteers to help with setting up booths, running the Mount Vernon Farmers Market booth, and helping vendors to pack up. To get on their volunteer schedule, call them at (360-540-4066) or send them an email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Children of the Valley is looking for people to help children with homework, read, play games and do crafts.
Meals On Wheels is looking for drivers to help deliver meals to seniors who are unable to prepare food for themselves.
Visit SkagitVolunteerCenter.org and volunteer today