Volunteer Your Time
Experience the power of service. At United Way of Greater Stark County, we depend on the work of our passionate volunteers to help us make a difference. We offer a variety of volunteer opportunities for individuals and businesses to donate their time and talent to make our community a better place to live and work.
Upcoming Volunteer OpportunitiesWhether its preparing a meal or mentoring a student, there are numerous ways to get involved. Find a cause you care about and sign-up today!
During this unprecedented time, there are many seniors in our community struggling with social isolation. Approximately 19% of Stark County’s population is 65 and older, many of whom are able to live in their homes and stay connected t...
VOLUNTEERING DURING A PANDEMIC
Keeping volunteers, their families and those they’re helping safe during this public health crisis is the highest priority. We all have a role in making sure that happens. If you plan to volunteer, review these guidelines .
RANDOM ACTS OF KINDNESS
Kindness during uncertain times is a great way to connect friends, neighbors and communities when they need it most. We challenge you to find time to share a random act of kindness with a friend, coworkers, neighbor, stranger or loved one.
Day of Caring
You can help build stronger neighborhoods in our community. Our annual Day of Caring celebration unites volunteers for a one-day event, where we complete service projects for local nonprofits.
National Volunteer Week
Volunteers power our work — they open their hearts, change lives and make our community a better place. Celebrated the third week in April, National Volunteer Week is an opportunity to recognize the incredible people who donate their time, talent and voice to support our organization throughout the year.
We ❤️ Our Volunteers
We’re fortunate to work with an amazing group of dedicated volunteers who are transforming Greater Stark County. Thanks for all of your hard work!
I have always believed that one person can make a difference, even if it is just in small ways. I also have always been inspired by individuals who have demonstrated that effort and commitment can improve our community and the daily life of our fellow citizens.
As a Stark County native, I’m proud to give my dollars and hours back to a community that’s near and dear to me. Volunteering with United Way has given me the opportunity to share my passions, make an impact and meet some amazing people along the way.
Volunteering through United Way's Young Leaders Society has been such a rewarding experience. It's incredible to see how small contributions can lead to big changes in our community.