Volunteer Opportunities

Making change one life at a time

American Cancer Society Kansas City Board Membership

The American Cancer Society's Kansas City Chairman’s Circle (CC) is intended to provide a diverse executive leadership forum for advancing the our life-saving mission. This advocacy includes assisting ACS staff by promoting program priorities and informing the public about ACS organizational priorities. Chairman’s Circle members will be asked to assist by advancing mission priorities, securing financial support, recognizing key contributors and building relationships with community leaders.

Our mission is to save lives, celebrate lives, and lead the fight for a world without cancer.

Volunteer Coordinator

Serve the World Charities Volunteer Coordinator Needed

Heart of America Shakespeare Festival 2022 - Romeo and Juliet

HASF invites YOU to be a part of the 2022 festival production of Romeo and Juliet! Please join us to help the Festival present FREE Professional Shakespeare in Kansas City. Volunteers get early access to our general seating area and an invitation to our annual Volunteer Picnic and final dress rehearsal. We look forward to seeing you in the park!

Volunteer for the Festival's 30th anniversary season and celebrate HASF's return to the park!

Volunteer at Science City's Newest Exhibit- Let's Play!

Help create a magical experience for babies, crawlers, toddlers and their caregivers! Created for our youngest of explorers – babies, crawlers, toddlers and their caregivers - Let's Play is a unique environment encourages gross-motor development with multiple sensory and role-playing activities.

Help create a magical experience for babies, crawlers, toddlers and their caregivers!

Board Member for the Northland Symphony Orchestra- Fundraising Committee

The Northland Symphony orchestra is looking for board members with a passion for supporting the arts in Kansas City.

Help support the arts in Kansas City!

ACS Shave to Save: Planning Committee / Board Member

Join us as a Shavee for an experience you will never forget!

Bald is Beautiful! Come support the American Cancer Society's Shave to Save Fundraising event. We need night of volunteers to assist in making Shave to Save a success!

Board Member

URC has served 973 young men in grades 7-12 since our founding in 2005. Ninety-eight (98%) serve are African American and live in high-risk Kansas City neighborhoods which suffer from economic deprivation; high crime and violence rates; availability of drugs; low expectations/aspirations for school; and chronic absenteeism; 76% are from single parent households; 92% from low income households. This program year (June 2022 – May 2023) we will work with 100 young men.

Youth Development

Volunteer at Lakemary

It takes a special person to volunteer and your support allows us to fulfill our mission to provide services, programs, housing, and meaningful experiences for the children and adults we serve.

Growing Community Together

Help kids in need find music and hang out at the best party in The Crossroads this summer!

Story Boutique Volunteers - Kansas City Hospice & Palliative Care

Story Boutique volunteer opportunities include assisting customers, accepting and processing donations, and pricing and preparing merchandise for sale. Proceeds benefit Kansas City Hospice & Palliative Care.

Provide a welcoming and comforting environment for our donors and shoppers

Kansas City Women’s Music Network Board Member

Local women's music organization seeking volunteer board members.

Local women's music organization seeking volunteer board members for their working board.

Harvesters Mobile Food Distribution

Harvesters Mobile Food Distribution---Second Friday of every month from 1:30pm to 4pm. Located at the Don Bosco Senior Center Parking Lot (580 Campbell St, Kansas City, MO 64106).

Clothing Boutique

Woman Volunteers needed for Boutique Wednesdays 8:30am-12:00pm Two Thursdays a month 3:30-6:00pm & 5:45-8:15pm Two Saturdays a month 8:30-11:00am & 10:45am-1:00pm

Women Volunteers needed for Boutique

City In Motion Needs You!

Produce Rescue Driver Needed -- Bring fresh fruits, veggies in KC area to hungry people

Pick up donated produce every week or periodically from farms, markets and distributors. Bring the kids and make the experience come full circle by delivering to food banks, pantries, shelters and community kitchens in the Greater Kansas City area.

Bring Fresh Fruits & Veggies to Hungry People in Kansas City

BikeWalkKC Board Members

Seeking 2-3 board members to help us ensure KC is a place where everyone can move through the city and its public spaces equitably, safely, comfortably, and sustainably.

Making our streets places for people to build a culture of active living

GUILDit Art/Biz - Seeking Board Members

Be a part of GUILDit's growing board and infuse the arts. Lend expertise in human resources, strategy, marketing, communications, nonprofits, leadership, project management, event planning, public relations, ….

Be a part of GUILDit's growing board and infuse the arts. Lend expertise in human resources, wealth advising, marketing, strategy, nonprofits, project management, event planning, public relations, ….

Help Feed Hungry People in YOUR Community

Are you, your friends, family or organization looking for a fun activity while also helping others? Come join us! Breathe in fresh country air, get your hands a little dirty, bring the kids and help glean within 30-45 minutes of Kansas City. Then, if you can, help even more by delivering the fresh produce to local food banks and pantries.

Rescue Fruits & Veggies at Farms Near Kansas City

Lazarus Ministries KC

We need help serving our guests meals and helping in the boutique doing personal shopping for our guests.

Seeking Caring Volunteers for Board Terms and Council Positions

Founded in 1998, Cornerstones of Care is a behavioral healthcare nonprofit dedicated to improving the safety and health of children and families through three key areas: youth & family support, foster care & adoption, and education & trainings. Our trauma-informed Sanctuary Model approach to care, guides our work serving 15,000 children and families a year. We are seeking caring community volunteers for Board service in 2023 and have immediate opportunities for service on Board Councils/Committees.

Volunteer leaders needed to create safe and healthy communities for children and families in Kansas, Missouri and beyond!

School of Economics - Summer project volunteers needed!

SOE needs summer volunteers for Blue Springs building projects

Finance Made Fun!

ACS Corporate Engagement Ambassador

Understand and educate others about the mission of the American Cancer Society while encouraging attendance & engagement for ACS events.

Our mission is to save lives, celebrate lives, and lead the fight for a world without cancer.