COVID-19: How to help Triangle area causes

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Read about Activate Good’s response and precautions related to COVID-19 here.


*Please note and adhere to each organization’s health and safety protocols if you choose to participate.*

  • Fight summer hunger: Deliver meals to families and more. Learn more HERE.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • United We Help – Month of Service, September 2020 – Learn more and watch for updates, HERE.
  • See all local volunteer opportunities on the Activate Good database HERE.



Remote Volunteer Opportunity Highlights

Remote Volunteering Checklist for Companies

Get employees or groups ready for effective virtual volunteering: Check out our Virtual Volunteering Checklist

Additional Remote Volunteer Opportunities:

CLICK HERE for our ongoing Remote Volunteer Needs list

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