Recruit. Mobilize. Volunteer.
Who We Are
As the region’s premier volunteer platform, VolunteerWNY is your one-stop shop for anything and everything related to volunteerism in Western New York. VolunteerWNY (a collaboration between The Service Collaborative of WNY and United Way of Buffalo & Erie County) connects volunteers with volunteer opportunities offered by non-profits, faith-based organizations, and educational institutions.
Volunteer when and how you like.
How to Find Volunteer Opportunities
VolunteerWNY offers nearly 350 volunteer opportunities year-round that address a wide range of community needs. Please visit www.VolunteerWNY.org to search all volunteer opportunities.
How to Post Volunteer Opportunities
VolunteerWNY partners with over 530 community partners that post on-going and one-time volunteer opportunities and manage recruited volunteers. Please visit www.VolunteerWNY.org for more information on how to become a community partner and to post volunteer opportunities
VolunteerWNY Homelessness Initiative
VolunteerWNY Homelessness Initiative is funded through the Volunteer Generation Fund and focuses its efforts to combat homelessness in WNY. The VolunteerWNY Homelessness Initiative serves to build capacity for seven identified community partners to increase the impact of service to clients, specifically providing direct assistance to alleviate homelessness. These partners include: ACCORD, Matt Urban Hope Center, Compass House, Little Portion Friary, Lockport Cares, Heart Love & Soul Food Pantry and Dining Room, and Community Missions of Niagara Frontier.