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Volunteer Opportunities From Create The Good

  • Home Organizing Help

    Philadelphia, PA | Ongoing

    Searching for two people skilled at photographing and posting much of my belongings onto internet "home-thrift-sales" type of sites such as "Offer Up" and 'Varage Sale'. This... Read More »

  • Volunteer Needed for Animal Transport

    Philadelphia Suburb, PA | Ongoing

    We are looking for volunteers who can drive to transport, rescue, (both dogs and cats) foster, host adoption events and cage care in local pet stores in the north eastern suburbs of Philadelphia (10... Read More »

  • Volunteer Librarian

    Philadelphia, PA | Ongoing

    Come join our volunteer-staffed Giving Library by organizing and inventorying our growing library as well as selecting and packaging book donations to go out into the community.... Read More »

  • Volunteer Docent

    Philadelphia, PA | Ongoing

    The Wyck Association is seeking volunteer docents to offer tours of our unique historic property during open hours on Thursdays, Fridays, or Saturdays from 12:00pm-4:00pm during our open season... Read More »

Local AARP Volunteer Programs

AARP Foundation Tax-Aide

AARP Foundation Tax-Aide

Sign up now for the 2018 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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What Volunteer Opportunities Are Right For You

What Volunteer Opportunities Are Right For You?

Let AARP's Volunteer Wizard match your interests with great ways to give back. Answer a few simple questions, and the wizard will match your preferences with AARP volunteer opportunities. Read More »

Experience Corps image: James Williams works within the Cleveland public school district on improving students reading abilities. Williams is pictured working with DMarion Price, a student from Willson Elementary School in Cleveland, Ohio. – Photo by Chris Langer

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