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Volunteer with AARP!

AARP volunteers in Townsend 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

  • Make Blankets for Animal Shelters

    DE | 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 »

  • Host an International Exchange Student

    DE | Ongoing

    Do you want to make a difference in a young person's life while you learn about another culture, create and build friendships and make ever-lasting memories? Do you have a caring heart and extra space... Read More »

  • Neighbors Feeding Neighbors

    DE | Ongoing

    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 »

  • Share Your Love of Music: Become a Music Companion Volunteer

    DE | Ongoing

    Do you play an instrument or sing? Are you willing to share the gift of music? Please be a Music Companion Volunteer for hospice patients! Research has shown that music has a profound... 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 Townsend area, whether you have 5 minutes, 5 hours or 5 days to give. Read More »

Do-It-Yourself Project Guides

Do-It-Yourself Project Guides
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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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