United Way of Knox County Volunteer Opportunities

Fall 2017
Admissions & Allocations Volunteers needed.
Please see full description of volunteer postion here.

May 2018 - Day of Caring
The Day of Caring is a day set aside to utilize volunteers for projects here in Knox County.


Contact us at uway@bbwave.net  or 309-343-4434


Our Partner Agencies Volunteer Opportunities

The Money Management Program is always in need of volunteers to provide direct service to our participants, or to help with office work, such as, filing, or monitoring of participants’ accounts.      309-344-7388

American Red Cross
We are always looking for volunteers to help in the community with our variety of services.  If anyone interested, please go online to www.redcross.org/csil or call 309-743-2166.   

As we are assigned to 100% of the child abuse and neglect cases that originate in Knox County and we strive to provide quality, individualized advocacy for each of them, we are always looking to recruit volunteers. Our initial training course occurs bi-annually occurring in the spring and fall. Our fall training is set to begin in October.    309-343-4299

FISH has 3 Mobile Pantries scheduled in 2017-  April 1, July 15 and November 4. We are always seeking volunteers to help with this very rewarding experience.    309-343-7807   

Girl Scouts
We need more adult leaders. As we gain more leaders, we will be able to increase our girl numbers. 563-823-9940