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AARP volunteers in Anacortes feel like they get as much as they give! Explore our different volunteer roles. Or fill out our volunteer interest form to let us know how you might like to help and someone from AARP will follow up soon.

Volunteer Opportunities From Create The Good

  • Cocoon House Host Home Volunteer

    WA | Ongoing

    Twenty-one days can make a world of difference in the life of a teen facing homelessness. Open your heart and home to a teen needing a short-term, temporary place to stay! Host... Read More »

  • Puppy Raisers Needed for Service Dogs in Training

    WA | Ongoing

    Summit Assistance Dogs, a local non-profit organization, seeks dedicated volunteers to help raise and train service dogs for people with disabilities. Long-term and short-term foster homes needed.... Read More »

  • Board Member

    WA | Ongoing

    If you are passionate about clean energy and its potential to make our region more fair and just, we hope you will consider joining the Spark Northwest Board of Directors! Anyone... Read More »

  • Take Photos of Gravestones at Cemetery

    WA | Ongoing

    Would you like to volunteer to take photos of gravestones? Your service will help others find their ancestors and grow their family tree! Get started by going to https://BillionGraves.com/volunteer.... Read More »

These volunteer listings are provided by AARP's Create the Good. Visit Create The Good to search more volunteer opportunities or post your own opportunity.

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Create the Good Volunteer Search

Find ways to help directly in the Anacortes area, whether you have 5 minutes, 5 hours or 5 days to give. Read More »

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AARP Foundation Tax-Aide

Sign up now for next year’s tax season. You don't need tax experience — only a desire to help. Read More »

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AARP Driver Safety

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