The value of volunteers in supporting our Community Impact in Education, Health and Financial Stability is immeasurable. Whether as part of a group or on your own, volunteering makes a real difference.

Browse the list of volunteer opportunities below or complete a Volunteer Project Request to add your organization’s volunteer opportunity.

Featured Volunteer Opportunities

American Red Cross

Hurricanes, Tornados, Wildfires…Oh My! We Need Your Help!
Are you ready to deploy and help people who have lost everything? We need you to help our humanitarian mission to alleviate human suffering in the face of emergencies and disasters!

We are seeking shelter workers and healthcare professionals as we continue to support disaster relief efforts connected to the wildfires, hurricanes, floods and earthquakes that are happening now, all over the country.

We provide all training and cover your costs if you agree to deploy, that is travel, lodging and food. You must be 18, complete a background check and complete orientation and training, and be willing and available to deploy for 10 – 14 days.

For more information, please contact Lynn Cohen at 610-216-9785 or
American Red Cross

Serve smiles at Chester County Blood Drives! Blood Drive Donor Ambassadors are needed in Chester County at mobile Blood Drives or at the West Chester Blood Donor Center. In this vital role, you will serve as a greeter to blood donors and be responsible for checking them in, making sure they are registered and observing all established safety protocols and CDC guidelines as well as help out at the refreshment area post blood donation. Training required. Shifts are 4 – 6 hours and you are asked to commit to one to two shifts per month. Help thank those who give the gift of life!

For more information, please contact Lynn Cohen at 610-216-9785 or
Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA)

Help prepare tax returns for low and moderate income residents Jan. through April. Training provided.

For more information, please contact Donna Laird at 610-380-9099 or
Education Support Assistants – LA Communidad Hispana

Provide support to teachers and students in our GED classes (in Spanish), citizenship classes, and other Education Programs.

For more information, please contact Norma Diego-Flores at 610-708-1016 x247 or
Youth Mentoring Partnership

One-on-one mentoring opportunity with youth grades 6 to 12. One year minimum commitment.

Many nonprofits welcome dedicated individuals to assist with:

  • Collection drives for clients-from gift cards to personal care items to food
  • Clerical work and greeting clients
  • Sorting donations
  • Helping prepare and serve meals to those in need
  • Grounds and building maintenance
  • Visiting and driving
  • Giving workshops and entertaining
For more information, please contact Alex Penman at 484-557-9151 or
Neighborhood Visting Nurse Assn. of Chester County

Ten volunteers needed to help finish painting two offices.

For more information, please contact Janice Gathercole at 610-696-6511 x169 or

Work side-by-side with HC’s workforce on production jobs in assembly and packaging.

For more information, please contact Kathie Osborn at 610-384-6990 x201 or
Good Works

Volunteer to help repair homes in Coatesville, Phoenixville and West Chester for the elderly, disabled, or single parent families. Corporate workdays available.

For more information, please contact us at 610-383-9247 or
Friends Association for Care and Protection of Children
  • Help clients move from the shelter into their own apartment. Moving is usually done on a Thursday, with little advance notice.
  • Help clean shelter apartments and prepare them for new families. Weekdays.
  • Drivers needed to transport clients to and from appointments.
  • Watch clients’ children at various times during the week as their parents attend meetings with social workers, service providers and counselors. Days and times are random and often last minute.
  • Must be at least 18 and have all three clearances on file at Friends Assoc.
For more information, please contact Jasmine Draper, Interim Volunteer Coordinator at 610-431-3598 x205 or
Chester County Opportunities Industrialization Center

Immediate Need for Volunteer Tutors! CCOIC’s Adult Tutoring Program needs adults with a minimum of a bachelor’s degree to help individuals learn to speak English, earn their high school equivalency diploma or pass a career pathways exam to enter Nursing School. Students are waiting to be matched with a tutor!
No experience necessary – we will train you! Three hour per week volunteer commitment. Tutoring takes place at Chester County Library in Exton.

For more information, please contact Maryann Stravous at 610-280-2618 or