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.

Florence Senior Center

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

Power of Florence

Shorewood Senior Living

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

Siuslaw Pioneer Museum

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)