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Volunteer opportunities exist everywhere and finding the right volunteer opportunity for you can make all the difference. Check out these articles from HowStuffWorks to learn about some interesting volunteer opportunities.

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How to Volunteer to Help the Environment

It's easy to get bystander syndrome about the environment and imagine someone else will "take care of it." But the truth of the matter is, if the citizens of Earth don't start taking care of the planet today, it might soon be too late.


How to Volunteer in a Nursing Home

 How to Volunteer in a Nursing Home

Volunteering at a nursing home is a great idea for someone who's outgoing. Learn what it's like and how to get started volunteering at a nursing home. See more »

How to Volunteer Nursing Services

 How to Volunteer Nursing Services

Volunteer nursing is a great way to refresh your interest in medicine while helping others. Read about the training and benefits of volunteer nursing. See more »

How to Volunteer with the President of the United States

 How to Volunteer with the President of the United States

When the President of the United States issues a call to service, it's hard to say no. Learn how you can volunteer for the U.S. President. See more »

How to Volunteer with the United Nations

 How to Volunteer with the United Nations

If you want to volunteer with the United Nations, there are several requirements you must fulfill. Learn what it takes to volunteer with the United Nations. See more »

How to Volunteer at a Museum

 How to Volunteer at a Museum

Curious about how to volunteer at a museum? Read this article to learn how to start volunteering at a museum that interests you. See more »

How to Volunteer for the U.S. Geological Survey

 How to Volunteer for the U.S. Geological Survey

The U.S. Geological Survey offers opportunities to volunteers interested in natural science. Read about volunteer ideas through the U.S. Geological Survey. See more »

How to Volunteer with the Wildlife Science Center

 How to Volunteer with the Wildlife Science Center

It's easy to volunteer at the wildlife science center, but is it for you? Learn what's involved when you volunteer at the wildlife science center. See more »

How to Volunteer for the Parks and Recreation Department

 How to Volunteer for the Parks and Recreation Department

Volunteering for your local parks and recreation department offers myriad opportunities. Learn how to get started volunteering with parks and recreation. See more »

How to Volunteer for the Olympic National Park

 How to Volunteer for the Olympic National Park

To volunteer in Olympic National Park, you need basic training and a love of nature. Read about volunteering in Washington State's Olympic National Park. See more »

How to Volunteer at a National Park

 How to Volunteer at a National Park

You can volunteer at a national park no matter what your skill level, age or nationality. See why so many people volunteer with the National Park Service. See more »