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Photo of two people volunteering at a food bank, packing bags with food.


Be a Volunteer

Did you know that nearly every area of Michigan is served by a volunteer center whose purpose is to connect residents to volunteer opportunities in their own community? Find out here where volunteer centers are located and how to contact them.
Volunteer Centers of Michigan

Volunteer Opportunities and Information

Foster Youth honored as Youth Volunteer of the Year

Read about Marcus Brown and his commitment to helping others.

2-1-1 Search

2-1-1 is an easy to remember telephone number that, where available, connects people with important community services and volunteer opportunities.

Be a Mentor

Being a mentor is one of the most important things you can do for a child. And research shows that 99% of the people who mentor would recommend it to others. So become a mentor and encourage a friend to become a mentor, too.

Habitat for Humanity in Michigan

Habitat for Humanity seeks to eliminate poverty housing and homelessness from the world, and to make decent shelter a matter of conscience and action. You can help! Work with other young people to make a difference.

Michigan AmeriCorps

AmeriCorps is a National Service program designed to strengthen communities by involving people in service to help meet local challenges.


Participants adopt both sides of a section of state highway roadside to clean up over a two year period.