Our Stories — Volunteer

MENTOR: The National Mentoring Partnership

Mentoring, at its core, guarantees young people that there is someone who cares about them, assures them they are not alone in dealing with day to day challenges, and makes them feel like they matter.

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Project Homeless Connect: Thank You

Thanks to the efforts of 304 dedicated volunteers, we were able to serve 357 individuals experiencing homelessness with over two dozen life changing services on October 19.

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Empower & Transform Your Community

For this year's MLK Day of Service on January 18, we ask you to join us in doing more for our community. MLK Day of Service is a day for community problem solving.

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Living United: It Runs in the Family

Cleopatra is a woman who loves to give back, whether it's through donating or volunteering her time and energy. She's an enthusiastic volunteer who also happens to be the mother of our volunteer manager, Torrance Hucks.

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Alternative Spring Break: A Week That Lasts A Lifetime

United Way NCA hosted four Alternative Spring Break (ASB) programs in March, bringing together 132 college-age students from the Washington metropolitan area and across the country, as well as China, Italy, Japan, and Puerto Rico. Volunteers represented more than 70 colleges and universities.

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