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Alamance County Public Libraries
Alamance County Public Libraries provide free and open access to lifelong learning, resources for everyday living, and reading for pleasure in a welcoming environment. Our collections, services and programs enhance the quality of life for individuals, families, and communities. Contact the Library webmaster.
Alamance County Public Libraries operates as a Department of Alamance County Government. Visit the Alamance County Website at www.alamance-nc.com.
May Memorial Library houses a "Volunteer Opportunities" notebook, highlighting local non-profits that continually need voluteers. Please see the reference desk for this resource.
Below is a listing of websites that house volunteer opportunities.
United Way of Alamance County
The United Way provides a volunteer matching service and posts notices about volunteer opportunities.
Corporation for National and Community Service
The Corporation for National and Community Service is a federal agency that engages more than five million Americans in service through Senior Corps, AmeriCorps, and Learn and Serve America, and leads President Obama's national call to service initiative, United We Serve.
Comprehensive clearinghouse of volunteer opportunities that is part of a national initiative by the Obama administration to engage Americans in community volunteering. Organizations can register projects seeking volunteers. And volunteers seeking opportunities can search for projects and organizations.
A project of Action Without Borders, site includes: a searchable database of over 40,000 nonprofit and community organizations in 165 countries, thousands of volunteer opportunities, & a nonprofit career center with job & internship listings.
Hands On Network
HandsOn Network, the volunteer-focused arm of Points of Light Institute, is the largest volunteer network in the nation and includes more than 250 HandsOn Action Centers in 16 countries. HandsOn includes a network of more than 70,000 corporate, faith and nonprofit organizations. Annually, the network delivers approximately 30 million hours of volunteer service valued at about $600 million.