Volunteering

This page lists organizations, events, and places where families can volunteer with their kids and where teens can complete their required volunteer hours for school in the Gainesville, Florida area.
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Alachua County Humane Society Volunteering

Alachua County Humane Society is looking for dedicated and committed individuals to help us in a variety of areas. We have a number of different Volun ...

year round
Age: All ages / 16 to volunteer without parent
4205 NW 6th Street, Gainesville, FL, 32609
Alachua County Library District - Teen Volunteering

Who Can Volunteer? Anyone who is 12 years old and older. Individuals who are reliable and able to stick to sometimes unexciting - but vital - tasks. ...

2-4 hours per week for 3-6 month period
Age: 12 and up
Alachua County Sheriff's Office Teen Court Program

The Alachua County Sheriff's Office Teen Court Program is a social-learning based crime prevention and juvenile alternative services organization in A ...

year round
Age: Minimum of 10 years old
Alachua Habitat for Humanity- Volunteers

Alachua Habitat for Humanity is a nonprofit, Christian housing ministry. Alachua Habitat for Humanity seeks the elimination of poverty housing and ...

Age: 16 and up
2317 SW 13th St., Gainesville, Florida, 32608
American Red Cross Teen Volunteering

There are many ways you can volunteer with us in your local community. Search now for opportunities to volunteer - we are always looking for people wi ...

1425 NW 6th St, Gainesville, Florida, 32601
Cade Museum Volunteer Program

We are thrilled to announce that our volunteer program will be extended through the fall and spring. If you've ever been interested in joining Team Ca ...

Age: 14 +
904 S. Main Street, Gainesville, Florida
Child Advocacy Community Awareness Events

Since the Child Advocacy Center charge no fees for any of its services, it relies on fundraising efforts as part of its overall financial income. Com ...

as needed for events year round
City of Gainesville- CIT Program

COUNSELOR IN TRAINING (CIT) PROGRAM: Open to those students entering 9th grade-12th grade that have an interest in working with children as well as ...

Age: 9th-12 grades
Edible Plant Project

We have regular work parties at the nursery, at which we start new plants, propagate, transplant, weed and otherwise tend to existing plants. You’ll h ...

Age: Minimum age is 13
2205 SE 23 Pl, Gainesville, FL, 32641
Family Promise of Gainesville

Through the collaborations of local faith communities, Family Promise of Gainesville provides homeless children and their families with compassionate ...

P.O. Box 5189, Gainesville, Florida, 32627
FLMNH Palenontology Volunteers

We are currently working at a large-scale, extensive excavation at the Montbrook fossil site. The Hemphillian Montbrook Site is about a 40-minute driv ...

Age: 15+
Florida Museum of Natural History Junior Volunteer Program

Tweens and teens ages 12 to 17 work alongside Florida Museum of Natural History staff throughout the summer, sharing programs and exhibits with visito ...

Summer
Age: 12-17 years old
3215 Hull Road UF Cultural Plaza, Gainesville, FL, 32611
Food4Kids Weekend Backpack Program

Every couple of months, volunteers are needed to help sort and put away the food donations collected from food drives. Children as young as 5 are welc ...

Friends of America Cultural Exchanges (FACES)

FACES sets up home stay, cultural exchanges and trips to the USA and France for students aged 14-18 in cooperation with an extensive network of reliab ...

Friends of the Library

Family Volunteering and Book Donations: Our large building houses a great many books and welcomes volunteers of all ages. We accept donations year-ro ...

430-B North Main Street, Gainesville, FL, 32601
Girl's Place Homework and Volleyball Volunteers

Help girls with their homework at Girls Place, Inc. or practice volleyball at Girls Place, Inc. two days a week (M/W or T/R) for an hour. Games on Fr ...

School Year
Age: Minimum age is 16
Goodwill North Florida- Teen Volunteering

Goodwill Industries of North Florida is a human service organization self-funded by their network of retail stores. What they do: Goodwill Industri ...

Age: 16 and up
2624 NW 13th St,, Gainesville, Florida, 32609
Haven Hospice

If you are a teen, ages 16 or older, you can earn service hours for school, church or scholarship by volunteering at the Attic Resale Stores, administ ...

Year Round
Age: Minimum age is 16
i-Dance 4 All Volunteering

Volunteers are needed to assist with the iDance4All classes at Independance Studio. iDance4All is a dance class offering children with special needs i ...

Year Round
Age: 12-17 years old
7050 SW Archer Road, Gainesville, FL, 32608
Jungle Friends Primate Sanctuary-(Family Volunteering & Donations)

Being a non-profit primate sanctuary, we rely on kind-hearted individuals like you. Our ability to provide a safe haven for these unwanted, abused, or ...

13915 N. State Road 121, Gainesville, Florida, 32653
Kanapaha Botanical Gardens Volunteering

Volunteers are essential to all aspects of the Gardens’ programs. We need your help on weekends and during the week. As a volunteer at the Garden, you ...

Year Round
Age: Minimum age is 16
4700 SW 58th Drive, Gainesville, FL, 32608
Keep Alachua Beautiful

As an affiliate of Keep America Beautiful, Keep Alachua County Beautiful believes that each of us holds an obligation to preserve and protect our envi ...

Year Round
Age: 12-17 years old
Malcolm Randall VA Medical Center

Summer teen volunteer program. Application process begins in April. Call for details.

Summer
Age: 13-18
1601 SW Archer Road, Gainesville, FL, 32608
March of Dimes

Families can form a family team to participate in the annual March of Dimes Walk which takes place in the spring. Working with our partners, the Ma ...

Mill Creek Farm Retirement Home for Horses

Bring a bag (or bags) of carrots to feed the horses. Carrots are available for purchase at the gate. The Retirement Home for Horses gives lifetime ...

Saturday 11:00AM - 3:00PM
Age: All Ages FREE
20307 NW C.R. 235A, Alachua, FL, 32615
National Multiple Sclerosis Society North Florida Chapter

Volunteers are a driving force of the MS movement. Join the movement today and use your gifts of time and talent to enhance the lives of those living ...

Year Round
Age: Minimum age is 12
North Florida Regional Medical Center

North Florida Regional has a program each summer for teens ages 14 – 17.

Summer
Age: Minimum age is 14
6500 Newberry Rd, Gainesville, FL, 32605

Year round teen volunteering program. Call for details

Year Round
Age: Minimum age is 14
6700 NW 10th Place, Gainesville, FL, 32605

Teen volunteers are needed year round. Call for details.

Year Round
Age: Minimum age is 16
3250 SW 41st Place, Gainesville, FL, 32608
Ronald McDonald House Charities of North Central Florida

Families can prepare meals or sweets and treats for the families staying at the Ronald McDonald House. Click on the link below for details.

1600 SW 14th Street, Gainesville, FL, 32608
Ronald McDonald House Group Volunteering

Groups of volunteers are needed for a variety of projects at the Ronald McDonald House. Visit website for details.

Year Round
Age: Minimum age is 13
1600 SW 14th Street, Gainesville, FL, 32608
Signature Health Care

Summer teen volunteering program. Call for details.

Summer
Age: Minimum age is 16
4000 SW 20th Avenue, Gainesville, FL, 32607
St. Francis Pet Shelter

High school volunteers are needed at St. Francis Pet Care for meds distribution which involves involves dispensing heartworm and flea preventatives an ...

Year Round
Age: Minimum age is 16
Studio Percussion: Volunteers Needed

Studio Percussion Music and Dance Center is a great place to volunteer! It's fun and musical! We always need help around studio with various things. A ...

2512 NE 1st Blvd Suite 500, Gainesville, Fl, 32601
UF and Shands VolunTeen Program

UF Health Shands Hospital Volunteer Services offers three sessions each summer for high school students ages 14 to 17. Each session is a total of thre ...

Summer
Age: 14-17
1600 SW Archer Road, Gainesville, FL, 32608
United Way Bread of the Mighty Food Bank

We could not get the job done without the help of volunteers who give their time, talents, energy and enthusiasm. They are key players in keeping the ...

Year Round
Age: Minimum age is 13
325 NW 10th Avenue, Gainesville, FL, 32601
United Way of North Central Florida- Toys for Tots

If your family would like to volunteer to distribute toys during the holiday season, contact Norinda Yancey at nyancey@unitedwayncfl.org. Weekday and ...

6031 NW 1st Place, Gainesville,, FL, 32607
United Way Reading Pals

ReadingPals is a community of readers that spend time with kids. We train volunteers to tutor students struggling in reading. We empower volunteers ...

School Year
Age: Minimum age is 16
United Way Volunteer Select

The United Way of North Central Florida introduces Volunteer Select, a new way to form connections between individuals and non-profits in an effort to ...

Yopp, Inc. Tutoring

Help give a child the confidence to succeed! Yopp, Inc, will be running a community tutoring program out of our center M-F from 2-6pm. Looking for pos ...

School Year
Age: Minimum age is 16
Rosa B. Williams Community Center524 NW 1st Street, Gainesville, FL, 32601