Way of Summit County Volunteer Center has a new online search tool
for volunteer opportunities! You can search for opportunities directly
using your own profile, interests and availability. Search for a
particular agency or use the event calendar to view one-time
opportunities. By registering, you will be able to connect with agencies
directly. Registered users can also enjoy features like a personal
volunteer calendar, profile to update, and a special event calendar.
Instructions on the new Volunteer
Center website for Registered Users (pdf)
Instructions for Non-Registered
Center Programs, Activities & Events
Opportunities for Teens and Younger Children
Looking for some volunteer opportunities that you could do
with your children this summer or that your teenager could
do alone? Check this list.
Done in a Day Opportunities -
View a list of current opportunities
A unique opportunity for a group of
volunteers to make a valued contribution by volunteering a
half day or full day at a local nonprofit agency. The
Volunteer Center will work with your group to match
interests with a project needed in the community. For more
information, please contact Andrea Metzler at 330-643-5512
here for Group Project Packet.
Holiday Opportunities - Holiday Opportunities can be
a variety of projects, but focus heavily on adopt-a-family
programs, events and gift wrapping.
The Corporate Volunteer Council
will guide you in the process of organizing, managing and
evaluating an employee volunteer program for your company.
Directors of Volunteers in Agencies (DOVIA) of Greater Akron
is a professional association that provides resources and
training for volunteer administrators in Summit County and
surrounding counties. Together, through the cooperation and
collaboration of members, DOVIA of Greater Akron works to
promote volunteerism in our community and the continual
education of those in the professional field.
The United Way
Volunteer Center makes training classes available for local
non-profit volunteer coordinators. For more
information contact Andrea Metzler at 330.643.5512 or