We can connect your team to safe, socially distanced opportunities to volunteer.
Corporate volunteer involvement strengthens a company’s image, cultivates employee teamwork, and leaves a lasting, positive impact on our community. In uncertain times, we all have a part ot play in making sure our community can thrive. Explore our socially distanced Volunteer Opportunities, and contact Kelly Owen to learn more about how you can get involved.
Virtual Children's Read-Aloud
Create a video of yourself reading a children's book. Involve your family or other members of your household. Feel free to get creative and use puppets, stuffed animals, or costumes. These videos will be shared with school districts and agencies as an educational/entertainment tool for children under the age of 10.
Resume Editing for Job Seekers
Edit the resumes of job seekers from our agency partners. Job seekers will send resumes to you. Offer feedback and edits and send them back to the submitter. Be willing to answer follow-up questions via email.
Community Clean Up
Individuals and families can identify an area in the community that needs to be cleaned up. Litter can be collected, bagged, and disposed of, all while practicing social distancing. For help identifying areas in need, please contact United Way staff.
Encouraging Pandemic Mental Health
Create a video focused on ways to maintain positive mental health during this time of unprecedented isolation. Discuss coping skills like journaling, art, fitness, letter writing, meditation, or another skill you have developed and pair this discussion with an activity.
Professional Development for Job Seekers
Create a video based on your professional experiences. Video can be 5 minutes – 30 minutes, depending on the topic. Topics can include interview skills, navigating difficult situations in the workplace, professional dress, or another pertinent topic of the volunteer's choosing.