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AARP Volunteer Opportunities

  • States Livable Communities Volunteer

    Ongoing | AARP Massachusetts

    Age-friendly or livable communities have walkable streets, housing and transportation options, access to key services and opportunities for residents to participate in community activities. States, cities, towns and counties to prepare for the…. Read More »

  • States State & Community Service Volunteer

    Ongoing | AARP Massachusetts

    Together, AARP Members are making a difference by providing valuable volunteer service across Massachusetts. Several times throughout the year, a group of members gets together to volunteer at a new location. Sign up to be on the email list so you…. Read More »

  • Massachusetts Advocacy Volunteer

    Ongoing | AARP Massachusetts

    Make your voice heard at the State House, and in Washington, DC. Help advance our work on legislation and policy that directly impacts residents 50+ in Massachusetts. At the State House, AARP is a strong advocate for Massachusetts families on key…. Read More »

  • Speakers Bureau

    Ongoing | AARP Massachusetts

    AARP Speakers Bureau volunteers share information and resources on a range of topics to their local communities through 30-60 minute long interactive presentations. Presentations and scripts are pre-written, and topics include subjects such as the…. Read More »

  • Driver Safety Virtual Instructor English Language

    Ongoing | Driver Safety

    Teach Smart Driver courses in English in your assigned state. Read More »

Volunteer with Other Organizations

  • Hospice Volunteer

    Ongoing | Ascend Hospice

    VOLUNTEER FOR HOSPICE Ascend Hospice is in need of volunteers to provide comfort and support to those in their community with terminal illness. Hospice training is provided by Ascend Hospice.... Read More »

  • Volunteer Gig Manager

    Ongoing | Plugged In Band Program

    The Gig Manager's role is to ensure all needed equipment is on-site for all in-person events. They are also responsible for coordinating volunteer staff and documentation (photo/video) of in-person... Read More »

  • Be the Rescue (Food Rescuer) - Boston

    Ongoing | Food Rescue US - Boston

    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 »

  • Be the Rescue (Food Rescuer) - Barnstable County

    Ongoing | Barnstable County Food Rescue

    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 »

Ways to make a difference

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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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