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AARP volunteers in Iowa City feel like they get as much as they give! Learn about the causes and programs AARP supports, and how you can join us and make a real, positive difference – even, if you prefer, from the comfort of home.

Volunteer with Other Organizations

  • Hospice Volunteer

    IA | Ongoing

    Are you interested in providing meaningful support to patients and families receiving hospice care? We are currently seeking volunteers to join our team. Hold a hand. Listen to memories & stories.... Read More »

  • Make Blankets for Animal Shelters

    IA | Ongoing

    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 »

  • In House Handyman/woman

    Iowa City, IA | Ongoing

    We are looking for an individual to come in multiple times per week to help with miscellaneous projects, which include everything from hanging bulletin boards and assembling shelves, to fueling... Read More »

  • Food Rescue Volunteer

    Iowa City, IA | Ongoing

    Our Mission: The mission of Table to Table is to keep wholesome, edible food from going to waste by collecting it from donors and distributing to those in need through agencies that serve the... 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.

Ways to make a difference

Create the Good Volunteer Search

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

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Local AARP Volunteer Programs

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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