Category: Group Volunteering

GRACE Marketplace

Website Contact: (352) 792-0800 x 104, volunteer@gracemarketplace.org Address: 3055 NE 28th Dr., Gainesville, FL, 32609 Individual and group volunteer opportunities are available. Volunteer Form

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Family Promise of Gainesville

Family Promise of Gainesville provides homeless children & their families with care that includes education, case management, meals, housing and transportation. Website Contact: (352) 378-2030, gnvfamilypromise@gmail.com Mailing Address: PO Box 5189, Gainesville, FL “Through the collaborations of local faith communities,

Posted in Group Volunteering, Internships

TailGator Green Team

The TailGator Green Team educates & encourages football fans to recycle. Website Contact: tailgator@sustainability.ufl.edu “The TailGator Green Team is a volunteer-based recycling program coordinated by the UF Office of Sustainability, in partnership with Pepsi and Physical Plant Solid Waste Management,

Posted in Group Volunteering, Working Outdoors

Salvation Army

The Salvation Army works where the need is greatest and is motivated by love for all people and faith in God. Website Contact: Lt. Daimion and Captain Tabitha Roberts (352) 376-1743 Address: 639 E. University Ave., Gainesville, FL, 32601 Facebook

Posted in Food, Group Volunteering, Thrift Shops

Ronald McDonald House Charities of North Central Florida (RMHC of NCF)

The Ronald McDonald House Charities of North Central Florida is a nonprofit organization that provides temporary housing, basic amenities and support to families with critically ill children being treated at area medical facilities.         Website Contact: Dorie Faulkner (Volunteer/Program Coordinator), dfaulkner@rmhcncf.org (352) 374-4404

Posted in Food, Group Volunteering, Kids 13 to 18, Kids 8 to 12

Lubee Bat Conservancy

Lubee Bat Conservancy strives to save fruit bats and the bats’ habitats through conservation, education and research. Website Contact: (352) 485-1250 Address: 1309 NW 192nd Ave, Gainesville, FL, 32609 Who they are: Lubee Bat Conservancy is an international nonprofit organization

Posted in Group Volunteering, Internships, One-time Volunteer Opportunities, Working with Animals

Keep Alachua County Beautiful

Keep Alachua County Beautiful organizes restoration projects and beautification activities in Alachua County and promotes environmental action and recycling. Website Contact: Gina Hawkins (Executive Director), gina.kacb@gmail.com, (352) 371-9444 Address: 211 SW 4th Ave. Suite 1, Gainesville, FL 32601 What they do:

Posted in Group Volunteering, Internships, Kids 13 to 18, Kids 8 to 12, Working Outdoors

Jungle Friends Primate Sanctuary

Jungle Friends Primate Sanctuary is a nonprofit organization that rescues monkeys from around the U.S. and provides a safe haven for them. Website Contact: Kari Bagnall (Executive Director), (386) 462-7779, volunteer@junglefriends.org Address: 13915 North State Rd, Gainesville, FL, 32653 Who

Posted in Group Volunteering, Internships, Working Outdoors, Working with Animals

Helping Hands Pet Rescue

Helping Hands Pet Rescue has pets available for adoption listed on their website. They hold adopt-a-thons at the PetSmart in Butler Plaza in Gainesville. Website Contact: helpinghandspetrescue@gmail.com Mailing Address: PO Box 484, Micanopy, FL, 32667 What YOU can do to

Posted in Group Volunteering, Kids 13 to 18, Kids 8 to 12, Working with Animals

Girls Place, Inc.

Girls Place, Inc. is a non-profit organization dedicated to empowering girls of all racial, religious and economic backgrounds to GROW confident, strong, and independent in order to thrive in the world around them. Website Contact:  Christi Arrington, (352) 373-4475, Christi@GirlsPlace.net

Posted in Group Volunteering, Working with Children