Area Needs Database

opportunities to serve or donate

The following database is full of donation needs and volunteer opportunities allowing individuals, families and groups to actively make a difference for local kids and families by serving alongside our Member Organizations.

tips For using our database

  • View Needs:    Simply click on the VIEW AREA NEEDS button above

    • Adjust your search criteria using the Search box at the top of the page

    • Select a need you want to meet

    • Either login or create a user profile

  • Get Notified About New Needs:

    • Don't see a need you can fill right now? That's ok--sign up to be notified by email when new needs arise. You can subscribe to emails from a single organization, a few of your choosing, or all of our partners. To subscribe, click the GET NOTIFIED WHEN NEW NEEDS ARISE button above, then choose a single partner team to join. After you submit the form, visit your account dashboard to add additional partners.

  • Meet Needs:  

    • After purchasing or collecting the items you signed up to donate, please contact the organization using the phone number or e-mail provided and set up a delivery date/time. Feel free to ask for a personal tour when you stop by their office/location!

  • Volunteer:

    • If you are signing up for a volunteer position or service project, the organization will contact you with further information.  Feel free to reach out to the Primary Contact with any questions or if you don't hear from them in 2-3 business days.

  • Follow Up:

    • Once you've delivered your donation or performed your volunteer project, please log back in, go to My Pending Commitments, and click Complete help us keep accurate records of the amazing work being done in our community