Volunteer Opportunities

United Way's Volunteer Center

Give an hour. Give a Day. Give your best. We all have special talents. Things we can do to help. Put your talents to work for your community.

Whether it’s reading to children, or leading financial literacy classes for hard-working families, or delivering meals to homebound seniors, there are opportunities for you to make a hands-on impact in your community every day.

Through United Way's Volunteer Center, you can volunteer your time and talents to help others and make a difference in your community.

The Volunteer Center matches individuals and groups with volunteer opportunities. Contact Venture Forward for more information.


A HandsOn Action Center

United Way's Volunteer Center has been officially designated as a HandsOn Action Center. HandsOn is the largest volunteer network in the nation and includes more than 250 Action Centers worldwide. These centers work "community-wide" across various issues to develop high-impact volunteer programming.

Through building relationships with nonprofits, schools, faith-based organizations, corporate partners and others, Action Centers play a critical role in leveraging volunteer power to the fullest effect. United Way of Greater Chattanooga is pleased to be an affiliate of the HandsOn Network and is looking forward to utilizing the extensive resources afforded by the partnership to better serve the community.