COVID-19: How to help Triangle area causes

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*Please note and adhere to each organization’s health and safety protocols if you choose to participate.*
Last updated: May 28, 2020

  • Join the Activate Good team at the Food Bank in Raleigh for a Wednesday or Saturday shift. Sign up HERE.
  • Join the Activate Good team at the Food Bank in Durham. Sign up HERE.
  • Drop off donations of Art Supplies for the Art Intimacy SmART Summer Supply Drive to get items to kids in need this summer. Learn more here.
  • The Durham Community Food Pantry needs volunteers to help in the food pantry to get meals to hungry neighbors. Learn more and sign up here.
  • PAVE Southeast Raleigh school needs volunteers to help distribute BackPack Buddies Bags to families on Thursdays and/or Fridays, 11:00am-1:00pm from week of 4/13 through at least 5/15. Email Matthew Bate at and provide your name, email, and phone number to coordinate.
  • Individuals ages 18-60 are urgently needed: Fill in at the Food Bank of Central & Eastern North Carolina.
    Participate in the Food Bank’s virtual food drive here.
  • Meals on Wheels Durham: Drivers needed to take meals to homebound seniors. Pick your shift here.
  • The Center for Volunteer Caregiving still needs volunteers who are willing to do grocery shopping and medication pick-up and delivery for homebound seniors. To help, complete the volunteer form here.
  • Urban Ministries of Wake County can still take healthy volunteers to assist in their food pantry or providing meals for their Helen Wright Center. Learn more here.
  • Food distribution volunteers for Wake County Public School System / Food Bank of Central & Eastern North Carolina / Inter-Faith Food ShuttleSign up here.
  • See all local volunteer opportunities on the Activate Good database HERE.



Remote Volunteer Opportunity Highlights

Additional Remote Volunteer Opportunities:

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Nation-wide remote volunteer projects: Click here for a list from the Points of Light Global Network