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Volunteer Opportunities From Create The Good

  • Raise a Future Service Dog

    PA | Ongoing

    Raise a Future Service Dog. Help change an individuals life. Volunteers welcome a service dog in training into their home, socialize the dog in public and attend bimonthly training classes.... Read More »

  • Host an Exchange Student Today!

    PA | Ongoing

    Are you interested in hosting a High School Exchange Student through our nonprofit organization, Student Ambassador Exchange? This is a great volunteer opportunity for all types of families!... Read More »

  • Veterans Serving Veterans

    Media, PA | Ongoing

    Serve those who served! Veterans at end of life have special needs that other veterans are uniquely able to support. If you are willing to provide companionship to a veteran with a terminal illness,... Read More »

  • Pet Therapy

    Media, PA | Ongoing

    We are seeking canine friends and their owners to share their companionship with our hospice patients. Pet therapy is a proven smile-maker! We love to see the joy on our patients faces when they see a... 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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