Volunteer!

Group of volunteers holding baskets for new moms

Are you interested in lending your time and talents to help your community?

Many opportunities are available within Monroe County.

We welcome your help at United Way. Opportunities include:

Free Community Tax Service

Interested in helping low- and moderate-income residents file their taxes for free and claim valuable tax credits? United Way of Monroe County and the Free Community Tax Service (FCTS) Team are seeking Tax Preparers to serve at Free Community Tax Service sites in Monroe and Owen counties. The Free Community Tax Service provides free federal and state income tax preparation to local residents from January to April. Volunteers work in an exciting, professional environment, screen clients in an intake and interview process, and prepare tax returns. Volunteers will receive training in income tax law and tax preparation to become IRS-certified. For more information, visit www.monroeunitedway.org/FreeTaxesVolunteer.

Host an Employee Campaign

Are you interested in bringing a United Way campaign to your workplace? Fantastic! Learn more about starting a workplace campaign.

Hold a Fundraising Event

A benefit concert. A plant sale. A trivia contest. A sporting event with a twist.

There are so many creative ways to put your talents to great use and to help our community at the same time. If you are interested in coordinating a fundraiser that benefits United Way of Monroe County and its partners, please contact us at (812) 334-8370 or info@monroeunitedway.org.

Take Action Over Lunch

Join us at United Way to help have a positive impact on our community! Volunteers will sign up to come to our building to assemble a project and be treated to lunch while they are here. More info here.

Student United Way

Student United Way is comprised of student leaders who are giving, advocating, and volunteering across the Indiana University campus and throughout Monroe County. If you are interested in getting involved, contact info@monroeunitedway.org or (812) 334-8370. Learn more about Student United Way.

Day of Action

United Way of Monroe County partners with individual organization for their own Day of Action, Community members volunteer their time at United Way of Monroe County partner agencies and other local community organizations participating in activities such as building bookshelves, painting, cleaning, event promotion, and gardening.

For more information about how you can get involved with the next Day of Action, contact United Way at (812) 334-8370 ext. 11 or info@monroeunitedway.org.