Volunteering Guide

Local Opportunities

Check the “Get Involved” section in the Tuesday edition of The Columbia Daily Tribune.


  • AmeriCorps
    Join thousands of Americans serving to meet critical needs in communities throughout the nation. Health coverage and training provided.
  • Dream Factory
    Help fulfill the dream of a seriously ill child.
  • Idealist.org
    Project of Action Without Borders. Search the database for volunteer listings worldwide.
  • Network for Good
    Search by zip code for volunteer opportunities in your area.
  • Serve.gov
    Provides information on government programs and opportunities to serve in the USA.
  • Volunteer.gov
    America’s Natural and Cultural Resources Volunteer Portal. Search by state and agency.


  • Idealist.org
    Database for volunteer listings worldwide.
  • Peace Corps
    Volunteers serve in countries from Asia to Central America, and from Europe to Africa. Minimum age is 18; training provided.
  • Volunteer Abroad
    Search over 27,000 opportunities abroad.