ServeGR connects you with meaningful volunteer opportunities.

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    Search local volunteer opportunities matching your unique combination of strengths, passion, and availability.

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    Discover real "on the ground" information about current volunteer opportunities throughout the greater Grand Rapids area.

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    Connect with a real human who will help you find the perfect volunteer opportunity for you.

With ServeGR, you’re invited to play to your strengths, use your passions, and find the time. We’ve all got something to offer, and sometimes it’s just a matter of knowing where to begin.

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  1. Zoo Ambassador
    John Ball Zoo

    Zoo Ambassador

    1-2 hours/week for 3+ months

    Welcome guests to interactive animal exhibits, answer questions, and help guests connect with the animals by using props and biofacts from the zoo’s Discover Carts.

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  2. Cancer Treatment Driver
    American Cancer Society

    Cancer Treatment Driver

    as you’re available

    Drive cancer patients to and from their treatment appointments.

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  3. Check-Out Clerk
    Community Food Club

    Check-Out Clerk

    2-hour shifts; as you're available

    Check-out club members with a simple computer system and help them bag their groceries while providing a friendly, hospitable experience.

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  4. Farmers' Market Gleaner
    Heartside Gleaning Initiative

    Farmers' Market Gleaner

    3 hours on summer Saturday afternoons

    Meet at local farmers’ markets to gather excess produce, then redistribute the free produce to Heartside neighbors (and maybe even swap recipes!).

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  5. Food Club Greeter
    Community Food Club

    Food Club Greeter

    2-hour shifts; as you're available

    Welcome members to the Club, confirm their membership is current, and give them an update on their monthly points.

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  6. Grief Support Group Facilitator
    Ele's Place

    Grief Support Group Facilitator

    5:30 - 9 p.m. weekly for at least one school year

    Facilitate a peer support group for children grieving the death of a family member or close friend.

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  7. Guest House Concierge
    Mercy Health Saint Mary's

    Guest House Concierge

    Weekly 4-hour shifts (8 a.m. - 8 p.m.) on weekdays

    Serve as a friendly and helpful concierge, creating a hospitable and helpful “home away from home” for visitors to Mercy Health hospitals.

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  8. Healing Center Helper
    Children's Healing Center

    Healing Center Helper

    2 evening hours/week for 6+ months

    Play with kids whose weak immune systems keep them from regular activities at a Healing Center with every type of play you can imagine.

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  9. Health Clinic Aid
    HQ

    Health Clinic Aid

    1-2 hours weekly or monthly

    Address the basic medical needs and concerns at a drop-in center for local youth experiencing a housing crisis.

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  10. House Warmer
    Ronald McDonald House of Western Michigan

    House Warmer

    3-hour shifts every other weekend

    Make guests feel welcome and ensure a clean, comfortable home for their stay. Give tours, help in the kitchen, and prepare rooms for guests.

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  11. Meal Delivery Driver
    Meals on Wheels Western Michigan

    Meal Delivery Driver

    4+ hours, 1-3 mornings per week

    Deliver meals to older adults in their homes throughout Kent County in your own vehicle.

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