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Volunteer Opportunities

March of Dimes Missouri Chapter
2409B Hyde Park St., Jefferson City, MO 65109
573-635-5350 Fax 573-659-7722

March of Dimes works to improve the health of babies by preventing birth defects, premature birth and infant mortality. More than 4 million babies were born in the United States last year, and March of Dimes helped each and every one of them though 75 years of research, education, vaccines and breakthroughs. It is the leading nonprofit organization for pregnancy and baby health.

Missouri Department of Conservation
Regional Office for Cole County
3500 E. Gans Rd., Columbia MO 65201

Do you have a passion for the outdoors? MDC offers flexible volunteer opportunities for individuals  who want to educate others about Missouri’s fish, forest, and wildlife resources. If you enjoy teaching others about the natural world, then you should volunteer at conservation nature centers and interpretive sitesVolunteers at shooting ranges and outdoor education centers provide a safe and educational experience for hunters to improve their skills.  Fishing education volunteer instructors help beginning anglers gain the skills and confidence to go fishing on their own. Your favorite conservation area may have volunteer opportunities. Projects include tree planting, habitat restoration, species monitoring, wildflower seed collection, and trail building. Contact your local regional office for more information.

United Way of Central Missouri
205 Alameda Drive, Jefferson City, MO  65109
573-636-4100  FAX: 573-636-8077

United Way of Central Missouri provides a Safety Net to support crisis and intervention services, including 
  • Basic needs such as food, shelter, and clothing.
  • Emergency/Disaster services.
  • Health & safety training.
  • Personal safety services for individuals/families that face threats to their immediate well-being