Give an hour. Give a Saturday. Give your best. We all have special talents and things we can
do to help. No matter when you’ve participated in the past, or if you’re looking to
get involved for the first time, coming together to volunteer is one of the best ways to
connect heads, hearts and hands around Metro United Way’s work to create lasting change.
Volunteering is also a great way to make new contacts, learn new skills, gain work
experience, meet new people, and most importantly, make a difference in someone’s life. At
Metro United Way, we recruit the people and organizations from all across the community who
bring the passion, expertise and resources needed to get things done. A community of
connected individuals, all people, united and working together for the benefit of all, is at
the heart of what we represent.
United Way Volunteer Connection makes volunteering fun, easy and accessible to individuals,
families, groups and corporations. Discover how rewarding volunteering can be – whether
you’re 18 or 80, a high school student or a retiree, part of a community service group or a
the Education Pledge
Take action to support educational attainment in our community. Raise your voice on behalf
of youth and get involved!
Research proves that caring volunteers working with students of all ages have the power to
help kids boost academic achievement and put young people on track.
There are over 100,000 children under age six living in the area covered by Metro United
Way, and studies show that success in school begins before kids ever set foot in a
Find Volunteer Opportunities!
HandsOn Action Centers are in more than 240 communities across the country and 11
international locations, facilitating more than 30,000 projects a month. There truly is
something for everyone who wishes to engage in service. HandsOn Network inspires, equips
and mobilizes people to take action that changes the world.
Metro United Way is
Kentuckiana's HandsOn volunteer connection for the region. Anyone wishing to serve
can search our online listing of volunteer
opportunities. Any 501c3 organization or school wishing to share and opportunity can
volunteer opportunities can be found by following this link.
you are looking for customized group volunteer opportunities, please follow this link.