Give an hour. Give a Saturday. Give your best. 

We all have special talents and things we can do to help. When we extend a hand to one, we influence the condition of all. Whether it’s reading to children, leading financial literacy classes for hard-working families or delivering meals to home-bound seniors, there are hundreds of volunteer options available every day.

Give the gift of you. Volunteer.


United Way Volunteer Opportunities

Reading Club

United Way of Delaware County is currently seeking passionate volunteers to assist with Reading Club at four local elementary schools. Volunteers help third graders improve their reading and comprehension skills. For more information about this opportunity, select the Reading Club tab in the interest form below.

Volunteer Income Tax Assistance

Interested in tax preparation and giving back to your community? During tax time, UWDC supports three local programs benefiting the Delaware County community. The tax assistance program allows people to file their taxes in-person for free with the assistance of an IRS-trained volunteer through the VITA program. To get involved, select the VITA tab in the interest form below.

Community Reading Project

United Way is a partner of the Community Reading Project in Delaware County. This organization is staffed entirely by volunteers and strives to help adults improve their reading skills. Volunteers can assist in traditional, one-on-one tutoring or Reading Information Desk support. For more information, select the Community Reading Project tab below.


Want to volunteer for a United Way funded partner?

Check out the organizations and opportunities listed below. Contact us to get involved!

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Please select the organization(s) you are interested in volunteering with. You will be contacted by Denise King, Director of Resource Development, with volunteer opportunities.

Funded Partners & Volunteer Opportunities

Families and individuals have access to health care coverage and services

Cancer Services Little Red Door
Open Door Health Services

Children and youth achieve academic goals

Ross Community Center
AIM Summer Program
Roy C. Buley Center
Ball State University
Boys and Girls Club of Muncie
Motivate Our Minds

Low income families and individuals have their basic needs met

Bridges Community Services
Muncie Mission
Second Harvest Food Bank
Salvation Army

Low income families and individuals build and/or maintain savings and assets

Teamwork for Quality Living
Pathstone Corporation
Home Savers of Delaware County
Interlocal Community Action Program

Families and individuals are healthy and avoid risky behavior

A Better Way

Seniors and persons with disabilities remain independent

Alpha Center
Meals on Wheels of Muncie
LifeStream Services

Children enter school ready to succeed

Muncie BY5
Huffer Memorial Child Care Resources and Referral
Apple Tree Child Development Center YMCA
Huffer Memorial Children's Center
United Day Care

Children and youth are emotionally, healthy and socially competent

Big Brothers Big Sisters

Young adults make a successful transition from high school to college/career

Project Leadership

Day of Action 2017

Day of Action 2016

Day of Action 2015

Day of Action 2014