Service Opportunities


For a list of volunteer activities in the Florence region, see and check the list below. 

Amateur Radio Emergency Service (ARES) Become a "ham" radio operator and participate in training for communications in case of a local, state, or national emergency. 

City of Florence Parks  Maintenance, clean-up, and beautification of parks, open spaces, and trails

Florence Events Center  Lighting and sound, room setup, ushering, ticket office, etc.

Florence Food Share  Work in the garden, help in the pantry, fundraisers, food drives.

Habitat for Humanity Construction, Re-Store or office work, special events

Helping Hands Coalition Staffing, contributions of food and clothing

KXCR Community Radio  Announcing, technical work, reception, office work, reporting, writing, hosting, programming

Oregon Coast Humane Society  Socializing with animals, walking dogs, cleaning cages, office work, transportation.

Peace Harbor Medical Center Assist in nursing stations, surgery unit, office or information desk, therapy areas, primary care clinics

Siuslaw Outreach Services  Reception, crisis hotline, donation processing, fundraising, maintenance

Siuslaw Public Library  Shelving, book repair, art committee, library committee

U.S. Forest Service  Help with managing campgrounds, staffing visitor centers, building trails, and more.


American Red Cross  Many opportunities throughout the United States and the world


Cross Cultural Solutions

National Civilian Conservation Corps

Oregon Volunteers!  Links to many volunteer opportunities in Oregon

Peace Corps

Projects Abroad

Visions Service Adventures


Volunteers for Peace

Where There Be Dragons

Worldwide Opportunities on Organic Farms (WWOOF)