Volunteer Center

Lend a hand.  Touch a life.  Volunteer to create lasting change in our community.

Volunteering is at the heart of United Way’s mission. Mobilizing volunteers is a core service of United Way through the United Way Volunteer Center.   We are here to help individuals and/or businesses help others. Whether you’re interested in mentoring a young person, offering your skills as a financial advisor or spending an afternoon with a senior, you’ve come to the right place. If you have a few hours a month or one day a year, we can help you find a volunteer opportunity that matches your skills and interests

UWJWC Literacy Kits

UWJWC Volunteer

How to Get Involved With the United Way Volunteer Center:

  • Visit the Volunteer Site to find a volunteer opportunity.
  • Sign up to Volunteer at a local event.
  • Contact us to find or organize a group Volunteer activity, 319-337-8657 or vols@unitedwayjwc.org.
  • Attend an Emergency Volunteer Center training and plan to respond to a disaster if needed.
  • Work with us to organize a Day of Caring for your workplace or business.
  • Sign up as an Agency that posts volunteer opportunities.

Senior Volunteer Tips

Volunteer Tips

Family Volunteer Tips

College Student Volunteer Tips 

United Way Volunteer Center Info Card

United Way Volunteer Brochure