Do you want to make a difference in our community?
Giving your time and talents are valuable resources! Volunteering with YWCA is a wonderful way to contribute to the community in which you live and make a lasting impact on the lives of the people we serve. You’ll come away energized and inspired knowing you are working to eliminate racism and empower women.
Volunteers play a key role in our work. The success of our programs would not be possible without you. Thank you for your interest in YWCA South Florida, we look forward to getting to know you!
To sign up for any of our volunteer opportunities, contact our Communications and Community Engagement Manager, Chelsea Brown at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Multilingual Storytime Readers
Share your passion for reading with our kids by picking up your favorite children’s book and record yourself enacting the stories! The cheerful videos will be posted on our YouTube channel and shared with our families.
Special interest in Spanish, Mandarin, and Russian storytellers.
Breast Cancer Screenings Translator: Creole
We can help so many more women get the life-saving breast cancer screenings they need if we had the support of a fully bilingual English-Creole speaker to act as a translator for our calls. If you are in the healthcare field, you can assist in going through an intake form to get patients to do their annual screening.
Basic training will be provided.
Spanish, Creole, or Portuguese Translator
We proudly serve South Florida’s diverse group of women and families. If you are proficient in English and another language, you could help us serve our community in the ways they need it most! We are looking for both written and verbal translation assistance.
We are looking for a creative volunteer who can assist with graphics and animations for our events, programs, and social promotion.
This volunteer will have strong video editing experience to help with post edits to existing video content so they can live on social media and on our website.
Website Manager/Newsletter Developer
Share your passion for web build by assisting us with creative and informative webpages for our upcoming programs and events. Experience with WordPress and Constant Contact is a big plus!
Our youth is our passion, and we want to make sure they have all of the tools necessary to succeed. If you’re interested in helping our young community, connect with us to share your stories of struggle and triumph to inspire kids from all backgrounds.
Women in Tech Mentors
Lets help women break into a male dominated industry so that they can pursue successful careers and support themselves and their families. Please help normalize the feelings associated with imposter syndrome. These feelings can be overcome with your help.
Our teens and women need guidance and career advice, and your leadership would be instrumental in helping them learn more about your industry, what they need to know, how to interview, and other soft skills to help them succeed and advance professionally.
We are looking for volunteers to be on call to offer advice to business women in various fields including marketing, web development, bookkeeping, incorporation, financial planning, etc.
Starting your own small business can seem like a daunting challenge. Share your experience of building your business to encourage entrepreneurs during these trying times.
If you are a Grad student, we need support to do research projects on food deserts, open spaces and parks, facilities for exercise, area crime rates, etc to help us determine community needs and impacts of resources.
STEM Students and Clubs
We are looking for volunteers with a strong math background to help facilitate the curriculum provided.
We are looking for volunteers to be on call for specialized subjects.
This volunteer will assist with calling 10 of your contacts with a YWCA-provided health fundraising script to help raise funds that directly go to breast and cervical cancer screening.
Remote Guest Speakers
We’re looking to engage our students and supporters on special topics to help empower them. If you’re an expert, you can lead focused discussions to help educate our community.
Social Media Ambassadors
Help us get the word out about YWCA South Florida. Simply commit to sharing our content on LinkedIn, Youtube, Instagram, Twitter, or Facebook.
Are you part of a corporate or community group looking for a volunteer activity?
We have short-term and group volunteer activities available as well! Contact Julie Vanegas for upcoming events and programs.