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AARP Volunteer Opportunities

  • Age-Friendly Community Volunteer

    Ongoing | AARP Maine

    AARP Maine works with local leaders statewide to build more welcoming communities for people of all ages. Creating safe, affordable and accommodating neighborhoods enables everyone to live more independently, stay in their homes longer and remain…. Read More »

  • Become a Community Outreach & Service Volunteer with AARP Maine

    Ongoing | AARP Maine

    Enhancing the quality of life for all as we age—not just serving our nearly 38 million members nationwide—is our mission. It’s all about real possibilities, and our Community volunteers make it a reality.. Read More »

  • Become an Advocacy Volunteer with AARP Maine

    Ongoing | AARP Maine

    Make your voice heard at the State House, and in Washington, DC. Help advance our work on legislation and policy that directly impacts residents 50+ in Maine. At the State House in Augusta, AARP is a strong advocate for Maine families on key issues,…. Read More »

  • Wish of a Lifetime Cupid Crew Volunteer 2023

    Ongoing | Wish of a Lifetime

    Brighten up Valentine’s Day for older adults in your community. This Valentine’s Day, Wish of a Lifetime from AARP is teaming up with volunteers and schools to deliver 250,000 cards and 90,000 roses to older adults for the 10th annual Cupid Crew.…. Read More »

  • SDTEK Workshop Presenter

    Ongoing | Driver Safety

    As a Smart DriverTEK Workshop Presenter, you'll be helping mature drivers in your community to learn about new vehicle safety technology.. Read More »

Volunteer with Other Organizations

  • Do You Jump to Help a Neighbor?

    Ongoing | Northern New England Region, American Red Cross

    The Red Cross is seeking volunteers in your area to help provide 24-hour emergency response to local disasters, particularly house fires, to be sure those affected have access to resources for basic... Read More »

  • Not a Heavy Life but It Saves Lives

    Ongoing | Northern New England Region, American Red Cross

    Our Blood Donor Ambassadors are great at customer service and build a positive experience for each donor encouraging them to do so life-long. How many lives could be saved? Up to 3 for each donor?... Read More »

  • Help for Today, Hope for Tomorrow. Join our Board, Support our HD Community

    Ongoing | Huntington's Disease Society of America

    We are looking for dedicated volunteers to join our board, to help us plan events to raise funds, bring awareness and educate the community about Huntington's Disease - a rare and fatal genetic... Read More »

  • Make Blankets for Animal Shelters

    Ongoing | Comfort for Critters

    We are looking for volunteers to create handmade blankets to comfort homeless pets living in animal shelters. The blankets may be knit, crocheted, sewn, quilted or made with fleece material. Once... Read More »

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AARP Foundation Tax-Aide

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 »

AARP Driver Safety

AARP Driver Safety

Help others get on the road to safety as an AARP Driver Safety instructor or coordinator. Read More »

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