Volunteer

Want to volunteer?          

Need to recruit Volunteers?

United Way Volunteer Connect is a free service for any non-profit in the community. While we encourage all 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organizations to register with and submit information to United Way’s Volunteer Connect, UWSWA reserves the right to decline any submission that promotes illegal, hazardous or dangerous activities; discriminates in any way that is prohibited by law; or is inconsistent with United Way’s mission.

If you are not a non-profit but would like to recruit volunteers through United Way’s Volunteer Connect, please contact our office at 251-433-3624.

United Way’s Volunteer Connect is the community resource for volunteerism in Southwest Alabama.

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Opportunities to Serve

United Way’s Volunteer Connect participates in several different National Days of Service. The community or corporate teams are welcome to join us in participating:

  • Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service (January)
  • United way of Southwest Alabama’s Day of Caring (April)
  • 9/11 Day of Service and Remembrance (September)
  • Make a Difference Day (October)

Corporate Engagement

Benefits to your company:

  • Builds and enhances your image as a good corporate citizen
  • Helps attracts customers, clients, and business partners
  • Builds employee morale, loyalty, and productivity

Benefits to your employees

  • Makes them feel fulfilled and increases morale
  • Builds and enhances professional and leadership skills
  • Educates employees about community needs and issues
  • Elevates employees’ sense of community, citizenship, and civic pride

If your company is interested in volunteering, please contact our office (251-433-3624).