How YOU can strengthen our community - Volunteer!!

Volunteers throughout our community ensure the success of numerous nonprofit and business activities ranging from youth sports, to the arts, to serving on the boards of the numerous organizations that make up our community.

Without volunteers, these important needs within our community would go unmet. Volunteer today!

A Guide to Volunteering: Practical Tips to Get You Started
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Find the perfect community 'cause' or volunteer agency that's right for you.

Volunteer Legal Handbook





Friends In Need
United Way of the Tanana Valley submits a weekly Friends In Need column to the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner. Send your volunteer opportunities to kristin.backlund@unitedwaytv.com and keep your eyes open for the Friends In Need column in the Sunday paper (space permitting).



Volunteer Logs


Need a copy of a Community Work Service Log or a Volunteer Log? We have both available online in Adobe Acrobat format! Feel free to click on the which one you need below and print out as many copies as you require:
Community Work Service Log.pdf   |   Volunteer Log.pdf


For additional volunteer opportunities choose an area of interest from the list below for information on where to go and who to contact!

Education Housing Needs
Income Hunger Needs
Health Life-Changing
Community Safety Needs
Youth Needs Literacy