•  Volunteer Opportunities

    Huskie Community Service Club:

    This club is a great resource for all kinds of volunteer opportunities, plus they have on their website a list of local community service agencies/organizations.  Colleges are now looking for students who are well rounded, not only through academics / sports, but through community service / volunteering.  Community Service is a great way to boost your resume and make you stand out!

    To find out more information: http://renohighhcsa.com/ or renohcsa@gmail.com. You can also check out and follow their instagram: renohighhcsa

    Washoe County School District Student Advisory Council: The Washoe County School District’s Student Advisory Council is currently accepting applications for the 2021-22 school year (9th thru 12th grade). The Student Advisory Council makes your voice of our youth visible as students work with peers and district staff to improve the educational experiences for ALL students.  Students will be expected to attend monthly SAC meetings and other events/meetings that come up throughout the year. Students are expected to represent students in their schools and communities and offer student viewpoints accordingly regarding WCSD policies and procedures. To apply, please fill out the Student Advisory Council Application

    United Way of Northern Nevada and the Sierra (UWNNS)  United Way of Northern Nevada and the Sierra (UWNNS) is a local non-profit with a focused on early childhood literacy! They are celebrating 80 years of serving the community with an 80th Anniversary Party next week! They need volunteers, and it would be a great way to learn a little more about them, what they do, and who they are. Plus, volunteers get free entry which includes heavy appetizers, live music and a silent auction! The event is being held at Stremmel Gallery in midtown. The event is also a great opportunity to network with community members from across Nevada.

    Event Details  CLICK HERE TO SIGN UP

    Date: 09/29/2022

    Location: Stremmel Gallery (1400 S Virginia St, Reno, NV  89502)

    Point of contact: Isabelle Cecilio isabelle.cecilio@uwnns.org (408)966-2849

    Dress code: Business casual to cocktail. slacks/skirt or a fun cocktail dress or a tie. Don’t stress about what you wear too much!

    The shifts we truly need help with are passed appetizer servers second shift and take down/clean-up!

    Reno Alliance for Free Tutoring is a student-led tutoring organization, committed to helping elementary and middle schoolers learn remotely by connecting them with high school-aged, volunteer mentors in our community. This is a great opportunity for High School students to volunteer and build their resume. https://www.renoallianceforfreetutoring.org/

    The Northern Nevada R.A.V.E. Family Foundation (NNRFF):  The mission of the NNRFF (R.A.V.E.-an acronym for Respite And Volunteer Experiences) is to improve the well-being of Nevada families by providing respite to families caring for young children and adult family members with special needs.  The NNRFF, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, accomplishes this by training youth volunteers to care for these exceptional children and by providing vouchers for families to choose appropriate respite options.  The NNRFF operates the only center-based program in Washoe County that offers respite care for families caring for young children with disabilities and/or special needs. Volunteers are asked to donate 8 hours per month of their time. Volunteer application available at Volunteer Application Link/or email: ravecenter@att.net.