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Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA)

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United Way of Lee, Hendry,Glades & Okeechobee

  • 33 people are interested

Greeters, Tax Preparers, and Interpreters Needed!

Become a VITA Volunteer. Be a Community Hero!

Last year, VITA prepared over 5,700 returns and saved residents an estimated $1.7 million. Returning $8 million in tax refunds to our community.

Be a part of the action! Join VITA today!

Attend a FREE Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) training class (Online & Virtual Options available)

to become IRS certified for next tax season (Jan-April 2021)

As an IRS certified trained Tax Preparer, volunteers will assist qualified clients by preparing simple tax returns. All volunteers receive comprehensive training and certification in partnership with the IRS.

The United Way is recruiting volunteers to serve at sites in person and online throughout Lee, Hendry, Glades, Okeechobee, & Charlotte Counties. Flexible hours and locations are available.

Contact Mary Meador, 239-433-7206 or email marym@unitedwaylee.org
It’s people helping people save. It’s that simple!

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About United Way of Lee, Hendry,Glades & Okeechobee


7273 Concourse Drive, Fort Myers, FL 33908, US

Mission Statement

The United Way Volunteer Center connects individuals and groups with volunteer opportunity resources throughout our community. Where do you want to contribute your time and talents?


The United Way Volunteer Center is a year-round resource center available to assist volunteers' interests with agencies that need their help.

Veterans & Military Families


We'll work with your schedule.


7273 Concourse Drive-Main locationLee, Glades, Hendry, Charlotte CountiesFort Myers, FL 33908



  • Customer Service
  • People Skills
  • Basic Computer Skills
  • ETC / Tax Assistance
  • Relationship Building


  • Teens
  • People 55+


  • Must be at least 17
  • Orientation or Training
  • Choose site and schedule; Please commit to at least 3 hours a week or every other week during tax season (Jan 27-April 15)

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