The Boys & Girls Club of Coastal Carolina includes clubs in Morehead City, Beaufort, Havelock, and New Bern. (See locations and club phone numbers below.) The club relies on volunteers in all aspects of its operation, including tutoring, special skills training, fund-raising, homework help and administrative support. Volunteer positions vary and include...more about Boys & Girls Club of Coastal Carolina
The Broad Street Clinic offers medical treatment for chronic illnesses for the non-insured who meet the agency's income criteria. Volunteers help in administrative capacities and as receptionists, and medical professionals donate their time to offer services. There are volunteer opportunities during the day and evening, and training is provided. As noted...more about Broad Street Clinic
Volunteers help in a variety of capacities for the Carteret County Domestic Violence Program. An upscale resale shop, Caroline's Collectibles, 3716 Arendell Street in Morehead City, is completely staffed by volunteer help. Additional volunteers serve on the board, assist at the program's center for non-violence, help in Caroline's House and help...more about Carteret County Domestic Violence Program
The Carteret County General Hospital volunteer program began in 1977 and today has a vital group helping in 30 different areas of the hospital. In addition to providing support for the hospital, the volunteers also raise funds for the Hospital Foundation through various fundraising activities held throughout the year. The largest...more about Carteret County General Hospital
The Carteret Literacy Council helps adults with reading, writing, math, citizenship, and everyday life skills. Private sessions are arranged by the tutor-student team who meet once or twice a week at a location convenient to both parties. Volunteer training is coordinated by the Literacy Council every three months. In addition, the...more about Carteret Literacy Council
Habitat for Humanity provides volunteer labor to build homes for qualified families, and volunteers support the program every step of the way. Volunteers serve on the board and are involved in administrative functions, in the hands-on acts of building and in fund-raising efforts. Call the office for volunteer forms. The program's...more about Crystal Coast Habitat for Humanity
The Foster Grandparent Program, administered by Coastal Community Action, serves Carteret, Craven, Pamlico and Jones counties. It provides a stipend for limited-income participants ages 60 and older who offer 20 hours a week for one-on-one extra assistance of children in school, libraries or in the hospital, where they must annually meet safety...more about Foster Grandparent Program
Home Delivered Meals volunteers are always needed to deliver hot meals to homebound elderly. This program, which includes service areas in Beaufort and Newport, is operated by Carteret County Aging Services.
Hope Mission exists to meet the immediate needs of people requiring help. At the mission's Community Kitchen, volunteers assist in all areas needed for the lunch meal - from food preparation and serving to clean-up. These meals are cooked hot and fresh each day, serving from 80 to 120 people daily....more about Hope Mission of Carteret County, Inc.
A division of Carteret General Hospital, Hospice of Carteret County trains volunteers to serve patients and care-giving families. They provide relief and support for family members by keeping the patient company, running errands and serving as a vital link between the family and Hospice staff....more about Hospice of Carteret County
This is an emergency food pantry for families in crisis in Carteret County. Every month, the mission provides food for more than 300 families, senior citizens and mentally and physically challenged persons. Martha's Mission operates strictly on donations, and volunteers help to sort and distribute the incoming food. The Mission Cupboard is...more about Martha's Mission Cupboard
Project Christmas Cheer began in 1985 when a group volunteered their time to assist an overflow of families seeking assistance from the Carteret County Department of Social Services. Volunteers take applications and match the applicants with donors. Donors make arrangements to deliver Christmas gifts such as food, toys, blankets, fuel oil...more about Project Christmas Cheer
RSVP, a national program, strives to meet vital community needs by providing volunteer opportunities for seniors. Members of RSVP are age 55 and older and pledge to perform at least one hour of service each week. These active, energetic volunteers, nearly 200 of them, are matched with tasks that suit their...more about Retired and Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP)