Become a United Way Volunteer
Volunteers are the heart and soul of United Way. When it comes to building community and changing lives in Peterborough City and County, we couldn’t do it without volunteer support.
We are always looking for people that want to make an impact in their community. From individuals to employee teams, one-time support to long-term opportunities – volunteers work with us in a diverse range of projects and roles.
Volunteer opportunities available:
- Board of Directors and Board Committees
- Community Impact Council(s) and Funding Reviews
- Campaign Cabinet and Fundraising
- Special Events Volunteers
Complete a Volunteer Application to get involved with United Way Peterborough & District!
Placement students and interns
United Way Peterborough & District accepts placement students from accredited post-secondary institutions. Students studying in the following fields are considered:
• Business Administration and Marketing
• Special Events and Fundraising
• Other related fields of study may also be considered
Placement opportunities with United Way provide meaningful on-the-job training and career experience while building a broader appreciation and understanding of social and human service based community development.
Please contact United Way for additional details on placement and internship opportunities that are currently available.
Volunteering for United Way projects
- Coats for Kids
- Backpacks for Kids
- Tampon Tuesday
- Day of Caring