Greenville is a thriving city that is home to a variety of non-profit and volunteer organizations. These important organizations help contribute to our community and bring people together to celebrate our special little corner of the country.
Volunteering can be a great way to get involved with your neighbors and come together for a common cause. No matter what you are passionate about, you will be able to find a way to make a difference here in Greenville. Below you will find some information about just a few of the volunteering opportunities available in the area.
United Way of Greenville County
105 Edinburgh Court
Greenville, SC 29607
The United Way of Greenville Count helps bring people together with the goals of helping children start school prepared to learn and graduate, help well-educated graduates find good jobs and create stable homes and help children from stable homes continue this Cycle of Success. The Hands On Greenville project can even help place volunteers with projects and organizations. If you are unsure of where you want to volunteer or how your time and talents can be put to best use, start your search with United Way of Greenville County.
Habitat for Humanity of Greenville
49 Greenland Drive
Greenville, SC 864-370-4787
Habitat for Humanity brings people together to build homes, communities and hope. Habitat for Humanity helps eliminate generational poverty and create family stability. There are several different ways you can get involved with Habitat for Humanity including giving time, money and donating supplies and other items.
Freedom Within Walls
Freedom Within Walls operates with the goal of repairing, cultivating and uplifting those who are in challenging circumstances. The organization provides education programs and opportunities along with recreational and character building experiences. Currently, the organization is developing various after-school and community programs.
Greenville Literacy Association
McAlister Square 225 S. Pleasantburg Drive, Suite C-10
Greenville, SC 29607
The Greenville Literacy Association seeks to enrich the community through increasing the literacy and employment opportunities for citizens. The association runs adult literacy and ESL classes to help the community. The association is often in need in volunteers to help teach reading, writing, math, computer skills, pre-GED and English as a Second Language to adult students.
Cancer Society of Greenville
113 Mills Avenue
Greenville, SC 29605
The Cancer Society of Greenville helps those who are affected by cancer. The goal is to create hope for those who are fighting cancer. The organization helps provide financial support, education and counseling services, creates an environment to accelerate healing and home and raises awareness to increase funding.