Last year, local nonprofits posted thousands of volunteer opportunities in the region on the Center's online volunteer opportunity board. Through these listings, Volunteer Fairfax generated 49,000 volunteer hours; an investment of more than $900,000 in volunteer time to area nonprofits.
Volunteer Fairfax helps area businesses become more engaged through a variety of services that range from free consultations to fee-for-service project management and sponsorship benefits.
Volunteer Fairfax works with agencies to train pre-affiliated volunteers prior to a disaster and collaborates with the Fairfax County Office of Emergency Management to fulfill unmet needs and provides spontaneous volunteers in times of disaster.
Learn to manage volunteers and start thinking about organizational continuity with Volunteer Fairfax's two unique training series. The Volunteer Management Training Series offers tips, tools and tricks for creating, managing and growing a volunteer program.
This flexible volunteer program for busy, working adults offers a monthly calendar with more than 45 different one-time projects in which to participate.
This summer internship program is designed to encourage college students to explore nonprofit careers and to enhance the human resources capacity of regional nonprofits.
Volunteer Fairfax annually places and monitors more than 1,000 court-referred clients through its ACS program. These clients contribute approximately 33,000 hours of community service annually to area nonprofits and local agencies.
The Retired Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) is America’s largest volunteer network for people age 55 and better. In Northern Virginia, RSVP volunteers are making an impact by growing the capacity of public and nonprofit agencies in and around Fairfax County, Arlington County, and the City of Alexandria.