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Volunteering in Kentucky

Are you interested in volunteering?

Contact your area volunteer center (see list below) or local United Way.

Volunteer opportunities also can be found using one of these searchable websites.

Nationally, the estimated value of a volunteer’s time for 2013 is $22.55 per hour, according to the Independent Sector, an advocacy group for volunteers and community service groups. The estimated value of a volunteer’s time in Kentucky is $19.68 per hour. Learn more about the value of volunteer time.

Reports on volunteerism and national service can be found on the Corporation for National and Community Service Research Reports website.

Are you interested in becoming an AmeriCorps member?

Feed your volunteer spirit by serving others full-time as an AmeriCorps member. Learn more about AmeriCorps in Kentucky.

Kentucky Volunteer Centers

Boone County

United Way of Greater Cincinnati-Northern Kentucky
11 Shelby St.
Florence, KY 41042-1612
Phone: 859-525-2600 or 859-252-1775

Calloway County

Murray-Calloway County's GetConnected, Volunteer Murray
Phone: 270-809-5099
Contact: Jennifer Revell

Fayette County

United Way of the Bluegrass 
100 Midland Ave., Suite 300
Lexington, KY 40508
Phone: 859-233-4460

Franklin County

United Way of Franklin County
P.O. Box 1544
Frankfort, KY 40601
Phone: 502-875-1675

Jefferson County

Metro United Way
334 E. Broadway
P.O. Box 4488
Louisville, KY 40202
Phone: 502-583-2821 or 502-583-0330
Contact: Mary Sullivan

Louisville Metro Government Volunteer Center

McCracken County

Paducah-McCracken County Retired and Senior Volunteer Program
1400 H.C. Mathis Dr.
Paducah, KY 42001
Phone: 270-442-8993
Contact: Leslie Prestel

McCreary County

Volunteer McCreary
1 Henderson St., P.O. Box 452
Stearns, KY 42647
Phone: 606-376-5730
Contact: Amy Combs or Melissa Vanover

Warren County

WKU ALIVE Center for Community Partnerships
1906 College Heights Blvd. #21095
Bowling Green, KY 42101-1095
Phone: 270-782-0082
Contact: Cheryl Kirby-Stokes


Last Updated 9/25/2014
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