United Way of Central Massachusetts

Volunteer Center

The Community Services Program coordinates many volunteer opportunities through-out the year for you to be involved with your community. Volunteerism is experiencing a surge across our country, due in a large part to President Obama. United Way of Central Massachusetts is poised to help you, your family, co-workers and friends to find volunteer opportunities to match your time, interest and ability all of which will make central Massachusetts a better place to live.

The Volunteer Center mobilizes people and resources to deliver creative solutions to community problems, offering programs and services that:

Way to get involved:

National Volunteer Week

Day of Caring

Volunteer as a Women's Initiative Dollar Scholar Mentor

Summer Youth Volunteer Opportunities

Youth Venture

Volunteer Solutions

For more information about the above programs, or to inquire about internship opportunities, access of our library of materials on volunteer management, or for customized volunteer opportunities for your organization, contact the Community Services Program at (508) 757-5631 ext. 221.

United Way of Central Massachusetts Volunteer Center works in conjunction with the following organizations:

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Volunteer Spotlights

Day of Caring is September 10, 2014! 08/20/14

United Way invites you to volunteer for Day of Caring 2014 and make a difference in the community! Join the 1,200 volunteers and LIVE UNITED by working on more than 70 projects to improve the community. Read More

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by volunteering on my company’s United Way committee.  I am very proud of Unum’s ongoing commitment to our community, especially this year when we had record turnout of volunteers for the Day of Caring and increased giving even with tough economic times.”

- Catherine Foster, Unum

Catherine Foster