Senior Living: Ways to Volunteer in the Charlottesville Area

Ways to Volunteer in Charlottesville and the Surrounding Area

Helpful links and information for retired Seniors who would like to know where to volunteer in Charlottesville and the surrounding areas.

The Charlottesville area has a cornucopia of ideas for volunteering  in our area. Need to know what suits you best? The following is a list of various interests and many places to contact. Please visit each link for more details.

Animals

SPCA "Care-A-Van"

 

CASPCA and the Charlottesville/Albemarle SPCA – helping to save animal lives

 

Community Organizations

Charlottesville Dogwood Foundation – having fun and helping at the same time

Charlottesville Regional Chamber of Commerce – contact to become an advocate and more

City of Charlottesville – many various ways to help our city and the people

Fluvanna County Volunteers – helping the needy and organizations in Fluvanna County

Greene County Volunteer Program – helping the Greene County community

Habitat for Humanity – building homes and working at the store

International Rescue Community – helping refugees find a new home

Jefferson-Madison Regional Libraries – different ways to volunteer

Monticello Avenue Community Groups -variety of volunteer jobs

Salvation Army – ring a bell or join the C’ville Advisory Board

SCORE (Service Core of Retired Executives) of Central Virginia – help others succeed in business

United Way – many ways to give back to the Community

view of UVA Rotundra and Campus

 

 

University of Virginia – many departments to choose from

 and OLLI – a wonderful UVA educational experience for everyone!

 

Food

Loaves and Fishes Food Pantry – providing food for the needy

Meals on Wheels – delivering meals to the ill, aging, and convalescing

Historical Sites

Albemarle County Historical Society – contact for information

James Madison’s Montpelier

James Monroe’s Highland

Thomas Jefferson’s Monticello

Local Parks

Mint Springs Park and signAlbemarle County Parks

City of Charlottesville Parks

Crozet Trail Crew – help build and maintain trails plus educate the community 

Ivy Creek Foundation – be a guide, monitor a trail, and more

Rivanna Trails Foundation – adopt a trail

SCHOOLS

Volunteer in Albemarle County Schools

Volunteer in City of Charlottesville Schools

Please visit all of our posts with more helpful information for Seniors:

Senior Living in Charlottesville and the Surrounding Area

Services for Seniors Living in the Charlottesville Area

Seniors: Downsizing and You

Thoughts for a Retiring Single

If you and/or a family member are interested in all that Charlottesville has to offer for Seniors and their families, including available real estate, I would love to speak with you! Please fell free to call or email me anytime.

photo and info about Charlottesville Senior Real Estate Specialist Virginia Gardner 434-981-0871Call (434) 981-0871 or Email Virginia