The 2018 hurricane season has been extraordinarily active in parts of the U.S., with Hurricane Florence currently impacting millions in the Carolinas. As this natural disaster unfolds, the staff here at VolunteerMatch is doing its part to ensure that, if you are in an affected community, you are prepared and safe. And if you are looking to help with disaster relief efforts, you know about the most effective ways to contribute.
by Grant M. from Lake Forest, CA
Excellent program with lots of opportunities to volunteer. Getting through all the bureaucracy to become a General Volunteer is a hassle but once you're in, you can sign up for as many events as you want. When I became a GV they gave me an ID card and vest, which are neat perks.