Volunteer Opportunities

The volunteer listings below are just a small sample of the more than 300 volunteer needs from more than 250 agencies online at For more information, call 860-1677.


The VNA Adult Day Center site in Williston needs outgoing and enthusiastic volunteers to lead group activities such as travel club, arts and crafts, arts activities (music, theater), woodworking and more. Mornings 9-noon or afternoons 1:30-3 p.m. A background check is required.


Many organizations depend on community members to provide and/or cook meals for their guests.

Burlington Emergency Shelter invites community members to prepare and bring a meal to be served at the shelter. Sign up online at

Burlington Dismas House invites individuals or groups to prepare and share a family style dinner for 10-15 people at the houses in Burlington or Winooski.

Ronald McDonald House invites folks to prepare a dinner for 10-12 people. Bring your ingredients and use their kitchen or prepare food at home and deliver.

Vermont Foodbank in Barre needs community repack volunteers to sort food, add to inventory, pack food boxes for elderly Vermonters and more.