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AARP Volunteer Opportunities

  • Community Ambassador (Speakers Bureau)

    Ongoing | AARP South Carolina

    Community Ambassadors educate and inform the public about key issues, promote AARP priorities and activities in the community, and speak on behalf of the organization.. Read More »

  • Disrupt Aging Classroom Tech Producer

    Ongoing | AARP Nationwide

    Disrupt Aging (DA) Classroom is a 2.5-hour, interactive curriculum that challenges students to examine aging perceptions and think about how the growing aging population is relevant to their personal lives and future careers. The curriculum is…. Read More »

  • Be My Eyes Fraud Volunteer

    Ongoing | AARP Nationwide

    Be My Eyes is a free app that connects blind and low-vision people with sighted volunteers for visual assistance through a live video call. In collaboration with Be My Eyes, AARP is providing fraud resources to users of the app. Volunteer agents…. Read More »

  • Be My Eyes Caregiving Volunteer

    Ongoing | AARP Nationwide

    Be My Eyes is a free app that connects blind and low-vision people with sighted volunteers for visual assistance through a live video call. In collaboration with Be My Eyes, AARP is providing caregiving resources to users of the app. Volunteer…. Read More »

  • SDTEK Workshop Presenter

    Ongoing | AARP South Carolina

    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

  • Patient Volunteer

    Ongoing | Gentiva, Formerly known as Kindred Hospice

    Gentiva Volunteers provides friendly visits to hospice patients' in their homes or long-term healthcare facilities, to provide companionship and support both the patient and their... Read More »

  • Be the Rescue (Food Rescuer) - Charleston, SC

    Ongoing | Food Rescue US - Charleston

    Want to do something about hunger and food waste in your community? Food Rescue US makes it easy to volunteer on your own schedule! Pick up surplus food from our Food Donors (grocers, restaurants,... 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 »

  • Neighbors Feeding Neighbors

    Ongoing | Lasagna Love

    Lasagna Love strives to feed families in need by matching them with volunteers in their area who will cook and deliver a home cooked meal. Volunteering is flexible and very fulfilling! Lasagna Love is... Read More »

Ways to make a difference

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Find ways to help directly in the Saint Helena Island area, whether you have 5 minutes, 5 hours or 5 days to give. 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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