AAA/Bob Sumerel Tire & Service’s Annual Golf Outing will take place on August 27th, 2022 at Fairfield Greens South Trace (2200 John Gray Road, Fairfield, OH 45014). All proceeds will benefit Stepping Stones! We’ll need help with registration and the distribution of player gift bags. Visit https://steppingstonesohio.org/volunteers-needed-aaa-golf-outing-for-stepping-stones/ to sign up!For more information, please contact Adam Hesselbrock at [email protected] or 513-965-3051.
  • One-time
  • In Person
  • Help with large mailings
  • Help us stay organized
    , Project-based
  • Adults
  • Weekdays , Evenings

Adopt a Garden for

Hospice of Cincinnati
4360 Cooper Rd. Cincinnati, OH 45242

Looking for volunteers to adopt a section of garden to weed, sweep and water weekly. No heavy lifting is needed. Patient's loved ones often visit these special spaces for reflection, which is why regular care is needed.
  • Ongoing
  • Teens , 55+ , Adults
  • Individuals , Groups (10+) , Corporate Teams , Families
  • Maintenance , Outdoor
  • None , On-site
  • Anytime

Adopt / Foster

UPDATE 5/28/2020: Anyone interested in viewing our animals that are available for adoption/foster can do so without an appointment. Visitors are asked to maintain social distancing while in our building, and may be asked to wait outside should our lobby become too full.THE BELOW LISTING IS IN REAL TIME, SO CHECK OFTEN FOR NEW ANIMALS THAT ARE ADDED AS THEY BECOME AVAILABLE.All of these animals are eligible for Foster or Adoption. There is no appointment needed to view animals that are housed at the shelter. We do not hold animals, so if you’re interested in adopting then you will need to visit the shelter in person and submit an application. If the animal’s location says “Foster Home”, then that animal is already placed in a foster home, but is eligible for adoption and a meet and greet will be scheduled with the foster family if your application is approved. You can fill out our Adoption Application and email to [email protected] if you’re interested in meeting with a foster animal. Applications are kept on file for at least 30 days. Hours of Operation can be found HERE.
  • One-time , Ongoing , Recurring
  • Adults
  • Individuals , Families
  • In Person
  • Anytime , Weekdays , Evenings , Weekends

Adopt / Foster

UPDATE 5/28/2020: Anyone interested in viewing our animals that are available for adoption/foster can do so without an appointment. Visitors are asked to maintain social distancing while in our building, and may be asked to wait outside should our lobby become too full.THE BELOW LISTING IS IN REAL TIME, SO CHECK OFTEN FOR NEW ANIMALS THAT ARE ADDED AS THEY BECOME AVAILABLE.All of these animals are eligible for Foster or Adoption. There is no appointment needed to view animals that are housed at the shelter. We do not hold animals, so if you’re interested in adopting then you will need to visit the shelter in person and submit an application. If the animal’s location says “Foster Home”, then that animal is already placed in a foster home, but is eligible for adoption and a meet and greet will be scheduled with the foster family if your application is approved. You can fill out our Adoption Application and email to [email protected] if you’re interested in meeting with a foster animal. Applications are kept on file for at least 30 days. Hours of Operation can be found HERE.
  • One-time , Ongoing , Recurring
  • Adults
  • Individuals , Families
  • In Person
  • Anytime , Weekdays , Evenings , Weekends
Description: Adoption counselors do the fantastically rewarding work of connecting our animals to loving guardians. This position requires a high level of consistency and professionalism, as you are entrusted with the ultimate responsibility - deciding if an adopter is well suited to care for our animals.
  • Reports To: Foster and Adoption Manager.
  • Location of Work: Remote.
  • Schedule: Typically Weekdays/hours vary based on the number of animals in care and the availability of your peers.
  • Time Commitment: Approximately 5-10 hours per/wk. We request a minimum of 3 months in this role.
 Core Responsibilities:1) Adoption Process:
  • Review applications, interview prospective adopters, and assess their suitability as a match.
  • Reach out to screened applicants within 24 hours of receiving the application.
  • Gather information about each pet’s personality, activity, needs, and medical clearance.
  • Counsel potential adopters on our expectations, an animal’s behavior, and its specific needs.
  • Make suggestions for an appropriate match, based on the unique needs of that pet.
  • If you determine a given applicant is excellent, but not a match for the particular animal they applied for, attempt to transition them into our People Focused Adoption program.
  • Verify the applicant’s veterinarian references and the residential pet policy of the applicant
  • If necessary, work with the Foster parent and the applicant to schedule a meet & greet.
  • Finalize the adoption process via our database system.
  • Consistently maintain accurate data in the ShelterLuv adoption database.
2) Communication
  • Work closely with the Adoption and Foster Manager, Application Coordinator, and peers.
  • Respond to all emails, FB posts, and Slack messages in a timely and professional manner.
  • Inform the foster and the applicant of how the adoption finalization process works
  • Evaluate the adoption process and make suggestions for improvements.
Qualifications: Are you?
  • A positive and professional teammate?
  • An animal lover, committed to saving the lives of animals in need?
  • An equally good people-person?
  • Willing to learn about animal behavior and a variety of situations an adopter may encounter?
  • An excellent communicator?
  • Cool under pressure, able to calmly navigate high pressure situations?
  • Able to engage in discussions with others about commitments.
  • Extremely organized?
  • Willing to gain a deep understanding of the adoption process?
  • We prefer that you foster and/or adopt with our rescue.
  • Willing to maintain open, honest, and frequent communications.
  • Familiar with Google Sheets, Slack, and/or other administrative and data entry systems?
  • Have access to a phone, computer, and internet access?
 If this sounds like you, please help Louie’s Legacy achieve our Vision to help rescue more animals, more efficiently, by working in a positive, professional and collaborative way with our community.  Important note - All Louie’s Legacy volunteers with access to internal communications, financial information, or personally identifying information must also:
  • be over 18 years old.
  • Commit to demonstrating the values outlined in our Organizational Cultural Agreement.
  • Sign a Non-Disclosure Agreement in order to maintain a safe and responsible relationship with our volunteers, donors, fosters, and adopters.
  • Ongoing , Recurring
  • Virtual
  • Weekdays
Join our next volunteer event to shower our clients with baby related essentials. Contact us at [email protected] to participate.  
  • One-time , Ongoing , Recurring
  • Children , Teens , 55+ , Adults
  • Individuals , Groups (2-10) , Groups (10+) , Corporate Teams , Families
  • Collecting Donations
  • On-site
  • Weekdays
Volunteers are needed to organize and stuff more than 500 backpacks for local school children. School supplies are being collected at all of the Greater Cincinnati YMCAs and will be brought to our Central Parkway Y for assembly. Join us as we make a difference in more than 500 students' lives as they get back to school with these COOL new supplies!We will host two packing sessions on Thursday, August 4th: Shift 1: 2 pm – 4 pm Shift 2: 5 pm – 7 pmWe are looking for a couple of volunteers who would like to assist with the organization of collected items throughout the month of July as well. Dates and times of volunteer service can be tailored to fit your schedule and the delivery dates of the items.
  • One-time
  • Children , Teens , 55+ , Adults
  • Individuals , Groups (2-10) , Groups (10+) , Corporate Teams , Families
  • Other , Indoor
  • None
  • Weekdays , Evenings
Volunteer at blood drives or join our mission-critical volunteer positions to carry out other aspects of our lifesaving work. Thousands of blood drives have been canceled across the country, which translates into hundreds of thousands of lost blood donations. We need volunteers to help with ongoing blood donations and delivery.Volunteer opportunities include supporting blood drives by serving in positions such as Blood Donor Ambassadors, Transportation Specialists, and Blood Donor Screeners.Go to the link below to learn more or click I'm Intersted above.https://www.redcross.org/volunteer/become-a-volunteer/urgent-need-for-volunteers.html
  • Ongoing
  • Adults
  • Individuals
  • Skills-based
  • Weekdays , Evenings , Weekends
  • Stays informed about committee matters, prepares themselves well for meetings, and reviews and comments on minutes and reports.
  • Is an active participant in the committee's annual evaluation and planning efforts.
  • Participates in fundraising for the organization.
  • Board directors need to be well-informed and fully engaged with all major issues that affect FFL. Identifying risks is an integral part of board work.
  • Recurring
  • Adults
  • Individuals
  • Virtual

Board of Directors for

Faith Community Pharmacy
601 Washington Ave # 100, Newport, KY 41071

We are actively seeking passionate individuals with a background in marketing or HR for our Board of Directors.
  • Ongoing
  • Adults
  • Individuals
  • In Person
  • Weekdays , Evenings
The Cincinnatus Education Panel is looking for volunteers to help with its Leader-to-Leader program. For the past 12 years, Cincinnatus has collaborated with Cincinnati Public Schools to recruit business leaders who mentor principals on leadership and management. The principals in turn help the business leaders understand urban public education. The Education Panel is looking for 12 new volunteers for the coming year. Volunteers need not be Cincinnatus members, and the mentoring can be accomplished via telephone or video conferences.
  • Ongoing
  • Adults
  • Individuals
  • Virtual , Skills-based
  • Anytime
Help with our TeleCare Call program, which provides a simple check-in, friendly phone call to area seniors who are homebound and/or isolated. This program targets our most vulnerable and needy population i.e., the elderly and those seniors with disabilities who are trying to “age in place” and remain as independent as possible and require support services to do so.
  • One-time , Ongoing
  • 55+
  • Individuals , Groups (2-10) , Groups (10+) , Families
  • Virtual , Phone Calling
  • None
  • Anytime
Thanks to a the generosity of DeanHouston, a local marketing firm, we have 700 World Affairs Council masks to distribute to students, families, teachers, community members, and visitors in the future. In order to get these masks to you, we need your help to sew them! If you have some time and are willing to volunteer, fill out the registration form linked below, or email Eleanor Kremer, [email protected]. We are seeking volunteers to pick up masks in Mount Lookout Square starting July 10th, from 11-1pm!
  • One-time
  • Teens , 55+ , Adults
  • Individuals , Corporate Teams , Families
  • Other
  • Anytime
The Care Facilitator provides email/phone call follow up to recipients of Welcome Home Bags and those who contact Faith Freedom Life with a prayer request to assess and accommodate additional needs and support.
  • Ongoing , Recurring
  • Adults
  • Individuals
  • None
  • Anytime
We are seeking local and national celebrity sponsors who have experienced mother loss. You would be researching the Cincinnati area along with celebrities nationally who support women. They must have experienced mother loss and tells a story about this.
    , Project-based
  • Ongoing
  • Adults
  • Individuals , Groups (2-10) , Groups (10+) , Corporate Teams , Families
  • Research
  • Anytime

Are you 55 years or older and live in or around Cincinnati, Ohio? We need your help.

The Retired and Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) is part of AmeriCorps. We are the largest network of Volunteers 55 years and older in the nation. RSVP matches Volunteers with organizations where your time, interest, talents, knowledge and experience is most effectively utilized to meet the importance needs in our community. We have current opportunities in these areas:
  • Nutrition & Food Support
  • Companionship
  • Adult Education/Tutoring
  • Other Community Priorities
For the Community Educator role with the Alzheimer's AssociationJob Duties & Responsibilities:
  • Deliver approximately 12 presentations annually using prepared Alzheimer's Association evidence based consumer education programs on a variety if care and support topics
  • Collaborate with local association staff to expand programs by recurring community partners, scheduling presentations, delivering the programs and managing needed materials
  • Serve as presenter for chapter, schedule education programs and conferences
  • Connect indiviuals with additional services and volunteer opportunities
  • Ongoing
  • 55+
  • Virtual , Skills-based
  • Formal , Skilled
We invite you to join us in reaching out to seniors and other residents who are feeling especially isolated while we are all staying at home to prevent the spread of Covid-19. Please sign up to train as an ombudsman volunteer!Long-term care ombudsman staff and volunteers empower, educate and advocate for residents living in nursing homes and assisted living facilities. It is more important than ever that we reach residents and their families via telephone. Training begins in April - so register now! We will train new volunteers via a series of webinars. Volunteers will learn how to advocate for this vulnerable population by becoming a state-certified long-term care ombudsman. Visit our website to sign up, or contact Linda at 513-458-5520 for more information.
  • Ongoing
  • 55+ , Adults
  • Individuals
  • Virtual , Phone Calling , Indoor
  • Formal
  • Anytime
Each Monday, we create a 4M4U "Monday Morning Ministry Minutes". A 5 min or less uplifting video that encourages, supports, and let's women know that are not alone.Some are scripture based Some are experienced based. You would be providing this message. Here are some examples of previous 4M4U that have been done. You would be creating a script using a template, recording your video and submitting it to be posted on YouTube, Facebook, and MDM email contacts.
    , Project-based
  • Ongoing
  • Adults
  • Individuals , Groups (2-10) , Groups (10+) , Corporate Teams , Families
  • Tech Support
  • Anytime

Curbside pickup aid for

Northside Farmers Market
4101 Hamilton Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45223

The Northside Farmers Market has continued running as an essential service during the pandemic. We have made great strides in sanitation and social distancing, as well as now offering online ordering and payment. We would like help with implementing our curbside pickup options for customers. We need help distributing orders to customer's cars. There will be minimal contact with others as the order will be left outside the door where the orders are being aggregated. The customers will remain in their cars and will have a sign with their name in their car window to identify the order. Customers will pop their trunks or you will open the trunk and place the order in the car for the customer. We are dedicated to maintaining a safe working environment, so Northside Farmers Market will provide a reusable cloth face mask, disinfecting cleaner, gloves, and anything else you may need to feel safe. We will need your help from 3-7pm every Wednesday outside NorthChurch in Northside.
    , When
  • Recurring
  • Adults
  • Individuals
  • In Person
  • Weekdays

Data Base update for

Bi-Okoto Cultural Institute
5601 Montgomery Road Cincinnati, Ohio 45212

During the COVID time of crisis, we want to take some time to make sure our database is up to date and need some volunteer help to do so. Getting on to sites of schools to search resource/program coordinators/ contact name, phone number, fax, and updating missing info our data.
    , Project-based
  • Ongoing
  • 55+ , Adults
  • Individuals
  • Virtual , Tech Support
  • Anytime

Deck of 52 Cards - Gift Card Raffle for

Kindervelt of Cincinnati Children's Hospital
Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center Location B, 3333 Burnet Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45229

The winner will receive gift cards/certificates to 52 different restaurants and stores. A sample of cards below.$50 gift cards to Eddie Merlot's, TJ Maxx, Mitchell's, Montgomery Inn$25 gift cards to Bravo's, Kohl's, Marshall's, Starbucks, Lowe's, Panera, O'Charley's, AMC Movie Theater, Sur La Table, Chipotle, SephoraOthers include LaRosa's, Chick-Fil-A, Hobby Lobby, Trader Joe's, Target, UDF, Busken, Dairy Queen, Kroger, Graeter's, Subway, Uber, Wendy's and more!More info and ticket purchase Here:http://events.constantcontact.com/register/event?llr=s4jukynab&oeidk=a07egxueatv8737496c 
  • One-time
  • Virtual
  • Anytime

GET STARTED VOLUNTEERING FOR CPC!

Cincinnati Pit Crew (CPC) invites individuals with a commitment to both responsible pet ownership and to the local community to join our organization as a volunteer. There are volunteer opportunities available for individuals of all ages covering a variety of diverse activities and outreach. Some of our volunteer teams include:1. Dog Transport Team2. Community Education and Outreach Team3. Home Visit Team4. Events Team5. Fundraising TeamEvent volunteers assist with the set up and take down of event equipment. During events, CPC volunteers educate the general public about “pit bull” dogs and about the work our organization does both within the rescue community as well as the Greater Cincinnati community at large.To become a volunteer with CPC, please complete the CPC Volunteer Registration Form. For more information on volunteering with CPC, please email our CPC Volunteer Coordinator at [email protected].
  • One-time , Ongoing , Recurring
  • Teens , Adults
  • Individuals , Groups (2-10) , Groups (10+) , Corporate Teams , Families
  • In Person
  • Anytime , Weekdays , Evenings , Weekends
There are different ways to help still at the All Dogs Come From Heaven like wFill out the formed linked and check off what you think you would be best at!
    , Project-based
  • Ongoing , Recurring
  • Teens , Adults
  • Individuals , Groups (2-10) , Groups (10+) , Corporate Teams , Families
  • Virtual , Skills-based , Indoor
  • Anytime , Weekdays , Evenings , Weekends