Volunteer My Time

As a volunteer, you become a partner with City and School department staff on a variety of municipal projects that benefit you, your neighbor and the community as a whole! At the same time you can meet new people, explore new careers, stay active after retirement, or spend quality time with your family. Best yet---you’re helping others and making a difference in your community We encourage individuals, families, neighbors, businesses, organizations and clubs to become part of our program.

Why volunteer?

  • Gain new skills
  • Meet new people
  • Make use of talents
  • Develop greater knowledge and understanding of city government
  • Help solve community issues
  • Secure job references
  • Explore career possibilities
  • Personal satisfaction of making a difference
  1. Seeking Volunteers willing to shovel snow for the elderly

    The Office of Elder Affairs/Age-Friendly Portland is seeking volunteers willing to shovel snow for frail, elderly Portland residents this winter. Here's how it works: Read on...
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