Health & Wellness

Alzheimer’s Association

The Alzheimer’s Association is the world’s leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer’s care, support, and research. Their mission is to eliminate Alzheimer’s disease through the advancement of research, to provide and enhance care and support for all those affected, and to reduce the risk of dementia through the promotion of brain health. For more information, […]


Reins Inspiring Change Equine Therapy

Reins Inspiring Change employes Equine-Assisted Therapy to help clients identify, face and work through life issues. Volunteers are needed at the stables both during the week and the weekends, and to help with special events.   Volunteers should be 16 years of age or older. For more information, contact Delores Tricario.


Prospect Riding Center

Prospect Riding Center offers Therapeutic and recreational directed equine activities for enhanced well being, to those with special needs. Prospect Riding Center has need for volunteers to help with a variety of tasks, including assistance with their summer camp program (see dates below): Foundation For Dreams: at Dream Oaks Camp, Bradenton Each Tuesday and Wednesday […]


Face Autism, Inc

Face Autism, Inc., was created in 2009 by a team of interested professionals and parents to provide sensory friendly activities, support groups, referral for therapeutic services, structured classes, and other necessary resources. As a non profit organization, Face Autism, Inc., is committed solely to providing these services to families through outreach and fundraising efforts. Volunteers […]


Manasota BUDS

Manasota BUDS (Bringing Up Down Syndrome) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that provides programs, services, and support to individuals with Down syndrome and their families in Sarasota and Manatee Counties, Florida. Their mission is to provide families with a neutral and supportive forum for sharing and networking, and to promote understanding and acceptance of Down […]


American Cancer Society

The American Cancer Society is a nationwide, community-based voluntary health organization dedicated to eliminating cancer as a major health problem. Together with our millions of supporters, the American Cancer Society (ACS) saves lives and creates a world with less cancer and more birthdays by helping people stay well, helping people get well, by finding cures, […]


Center for Building Hope

Center for Building Hope is a non-profit organization providing free psychological and educational services for cancer patients and their loved ones. Their programs adhere to the “Patient Active” concept and focus on providing support, education and hope for anyone affected by cancer. Center for Building Hope has many volunteer opportunities! For more information, contact: Debbie […]


Healthy Start Coalition of Sarasota County

The Healthy Start Coalition of Sarasota County provides support and education to families, health care providers and other organizations in order to improve prenatal care in Sarasota County. Wonderfully flexible with teens’ schedules, they welcome volunteers Monday-Friday, anytime between 9am-5pm. The work is light office help, making copies, putting together material to mail out, etc. […]


Oneblood

OneBlood is a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) community asset responsible for providing safe, available and affordable blood to more than 200 hospital partners and their patients. OneBlood has volunteer opportunities for local high school students to assist during area blood drives. For more information, contact: Lynn Aycock


Parkinson Research Foundation

The Parkinson Research Foundation is a national 501(c)(3) non-profit Organization. They serve the Parkinson Disease Community locally with free services at Parkinson Place and nationally through their two educational websites and newsletters. The Parkinson Research Foundation needs students to volunteer for various office jobs, including: Flyer Delivery, Social Networking, Copywriting, Ad Creation and Keyword Searches […]