Volunteerism and Engagement

 Volunteering through the United way! 

United Way of Kaw Valley has opportunities for agencies, businesses, groups, and individuals looking for more ways to make a difference. Find your volunteer listings through one of our hosted platforms:

VolunteerDouglasCounty.org or TopekaVolunteers.org


Get started by creating your new account.  Your free account lets you browse or search volunteer opportunities, learn more about local nonprofits and even create and maintain your own Volunteer Resume. 

In addition to coordinating volunteers community-wide, we also have a number of programs and initiatives that involve volunteers. For those who want to make a real impact in our community, volunteering can be a great way to give back, in addition to making monetary contributions to our funds. 


If you are having issues logging in please reach out to Jacqueline Lightcap at jlightcap@uwkawvalley.org



Ongoing Volunteer Opportunities with United Way

United Way of Kaw Valley has several councils and committees for funding investments, for volunteering engagement, communications, finance and resource development.

Donors may also be interested in joining affinity groups that pursue their own educational, volunteering and fundraising initiatives. Find out more


The United Way of Kaw Valley is Service Enterprise Certified and is a part of the top 11% of 
high preforming nonprofits nationwide!

Points of Light - Service Enterprise Certification