Keith Reagan prepares for a busy day – 2012 Day of Caring

One place that connects you with opportunities to TAKE ACTION.

United Way of Greater Williamsburg wants to make it easier for you to get involved in the community and find high quality volunteer experiences that you can share with your friends, family, and fellow co-workers.

Get instant access to individual and group volunteer opportunities through  After registering, when you see an opportunity you think is the right fit, simply click on the interest link to connect with the agency.

Why I Volunteer:

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Current Volunteer Opportunities with United Way Community Resource Center:

Receptionists: Our front-line customer service team.  Greet customers, answer phones, work with customers to  copy paperwork, and in general be the face of the Resource Center.

General Volunteers: special projects, packaging donations for distribution to customers, sort and organize donations, etc.

Guest Coordinators: work with customers on long range goals and plans, work side-by-side with staff to help customers through current crisis or situation, and check-ins with customers on progress towards plans.  Those who have worked in the counseling or social worker fields are a perfect fit for this volunteer position.

For more information call the Community Resource Center at (757) 229-2222 or email   Our volunteers are critical to our success and a major part of our human resource team to serve over 1,200 clients a month.


Corporate Volunteer Involvement:

Volunteering as a company builds morale and strengthens team spirit.  As an added bonus, volunteering will also get your company’s name out into the community and get you into direct contact with potential business partners. Visit Volunteer Williamsburg  and start searching today.

Looking for an event to participate in?  Keep in mind United Way’s Annual Day of Caring in mid-September each year. Check out our FACEBOOK page to view pictures of all the fun.

Be a leader. Call Sharon Gibson-Ellis at 757-253-2264 for more information.


Community Agency Partners:

Looking for Volunteers?  Organizations can register for volunteers at  It’s a quick and easy way to promote your opportunities to a larger audience.  The process is simple and the benefits are substantial.  Check it out today.