Blog Category: Volunteer
MLK Day of Service was established twenty-five years ago to empower individuals, strengthen communities, bridge barriers, create solutions to social problems. This year, United Way participates in MLK Day of Service on January 16, by inviting individuals to join our Education Call to Action to become a volunteer reader, tutor or mentor.More
Wouldn’t it be great to help families receive the tax benefits they are due? Many United Ways across the country offer the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program, a successful, proven strategy that mobilizes and trains volunteers to provide free tax service to working individuals and their families. VITA assists taxpayers who are struggling to make ends meet by saving them the cost of tax preparation and helping them claim all tax credits for which they are eligible. More
Make time this holiday season to volunteer with the ones you love – and resolve to make it a regular part of your life in the New Year! More
As the holiday momentum picks up speed, we find more and more great ideas being generated for helping others. Our colleagues at United Way of Anchorage have compiled a terrific guide that we want to share covering holiday giving, advocating and volunteering ideas. These are just a few ways that you can give your time, talent and gifts during this holiday season. More
Looking for ways to give back to your community this holiday season but don't know how? Having trouble finding the perfect holiday volunteer opportunity? This list of 12 Days of Caring was adapted from a list created by the Student Community Involvement Team at United Way of Larimer County Student Community Involvement Team at United Way of Larimer County as a way to encourage people to make giving back a part of their daily routine.