Albemarle Fire Corps seeks volunteers to fill a number of positions, including family support, fundraising coordinator, special events, photographer, videographer, fire historian, graphic artist, archivist, recruitment of Fire Corps members, smoke detector program, fire prevention educator, interpretive services and Fire/EMS training role player. (434) 296-5822.

Building Goodness Foundation seeks volunteers for building and renovation projects in Virginia, Haiti and Central America. Tasks include constructing and renovating clinics, specialized housing, schools and community centers. (434) 973-0993.

The Center seeks volunteers to fill a variety of needs. Volunteer openings at The Center and in the community are at Training is provided. (434) 974-7756.

Charlottesville-Albemarle SPCA holds Junior Volunteer Training on the first Saturday of the month; Adult Volunteer Training on the first and third Saturday and third Wednesday of the month; Foster Training on the second Saturday of the month; and Rummage Store Volunteer Training on the fourth Wednesday of the month at 3355 Berkmar Drive. (434) 973-5959.

Charlottesville Community Bikes holds volunteer mechanic night repairing donated bikes, from 5 to 8 p.m. Wednesdays at 405 Avon St. (434) 260-0893

Computers4Kids seeks to match volunteer mentors with youth in middle and high school who could benefit from a positive adult role model. Mentor pairs meet for one hour a week for nine months and work together on technology projects. Details and volunteer applications are available at (434) 817-1121.

County of Louisa seeks citizens to serve on the Monticello Area Community Action Agency Board. Appointees serve a four-year term and the board meets at 5:30 p.m. on the last Thursday of each month. (540) 967-0401.

Fluvanna County Emergency Services seeks volunteers of all types. A complete list of volunteers needed, training schedules and details are available at fluvanna or (434) 591-1910.

Friends in Schools Helping, sponsored by Jefferson Area Board for Aging, seeks volunteers to mentor children. Details are available at (434) 817-5226.

Friends of the Blue Ridge Parkway, Humpback Rocks, seeks volunteers to work on parkway projects, including tree planting, clearing brush and providing interpretive and educational services to aid parkway staff. (540) 943-4716.

Habitat for Humanity of Greater Charlottesville is seeking volunteers to act as advocates to work alongside partner families during the Habitat process. or (434) 293-9066.

Habitat for Humanity Greene County Chapter is seeking volunteers with painting, carpentry and plumbing skills and volunteers to serve on various committees. or (434) 990-9977.

International Hospitality Program seeks volunteers to help with the organization of the welcome for hundreds of overseas students at the University of Virginia. The program also seeks board members from the community to assume the roles of secretary, treasurer and internet managers. Details are available by email to or (703) 863-6971.

The James Madison Museum seeks volunteers who are interested in history and being part of a small-museum environment. or (540) 672-1776.

Jefferson Area Board on Aging seeks all types of volunteers, especially volunteer ombudsmen to improve the quality of life for those in nursing homes and assisted living facilities. For details on volunteer opportunities, call (434) 817-5226.

Literacy Volunteers seeks volunteers to tutor adults in reading, writing or speaking English. No prior experience is necessary. New tutor training is held from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Saturday. or (434) 977-3838.

Madison-Greene Humane Society seeks volunteers to help with cat care, cat adoptions, fundraising and educational projects. or (434) 985-3203.

Meals on Wheels of Charlottesville/Albemarle is seeking volunteers for its home-delivery meal program in Charlottesville and Albemarle County, including Crozet and Scottsville. Weekly and “on-call” drivers are needed each weekday from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Training is provided. or (434) 293-4364.

Orange Downtown Alliance seeks volunteers to help with events during the year including HowlOween and Holiday Village. Details by email to

Piedmont Court Appointed Special Advocates seeks caring volunteers to advocate for abused or neglected children in court. No special experience or legal background required, but minimum age of 21., or (434) 971-7515.

Rockfish Valley Community Orchestra seeks volunteers. The orchestra meets from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Mondays in the Rockfish Lounge at 190 Rockfish School Lane in Afton. (434) 946-7834.

Schoolhouse Thrift Shop seeks volunteers. (434) 973-2271.

Service Dogs of Virginia seeks volunteers to assist with puppy care and night and weekend dog care. Details are available at or (434) 295-9503.

Sexual Assault Resource Agency seeks volunteers for school-based prevention programs, and outreach programs., or (434) 295-7273.

Thomas Jefferson Foundation seeks volunteers for the Thomas Jefferson Visitor Center, Jefferson Library, Center for Historic Plants and special events at Monticello. or (434) 984-9869.

Transition Cville seeks volunteers with all types of skill sets to participate in the group’s goals of sustainability and caring for the environment. Details are available at, or (434) 987-1026.

United Way — Thomas Jefferson Area has a Volunteer Center with more than 180 nonprofit agencies and schools looking for volunteers. or (434) 972-1701.

UVa Medical Center Gift Shop seeks volunteers to staff the gift shop for three- or four-hour shifts. No experience required. or (434) 924-5251.

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