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  • Treasurer

    DC | Ongoing

    Do you want to help strengthen and defend democracy in our republic? The Center for Free, Fair, and Accountable Democracy (CFFAD) provides civic education programs to adults age 18 and up. We have an... Read More »

  • Business Mentor - Washington DC Area

    Washington, DC | Ongoing

    A SCORE mentor is an adviser who helps individuals and small businesses reach their goals. Mentors provide free business advice and education to aspiring entrepreneurs and existing business owners. As... Read More »

  • Volunteers Needed for Opportunity Shop

    Washington, DC | Ongoing

    The Opportunity Shop provides primary funding support for the Christ Child Society, a local non-profit organization serving the material,emotional and educational needs of children.... Read More »

  • Help Seniors With Life's Little Challenges

    Washington, DC | Ongoing

    Have two or three hours of time here and there? Volunteer in your community! One of several DC villages, Northwest Neighbors Village creates a neighbor-to-neighbor network of support allowing seniors... Read More »

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