As COVID-19 has dramatically impacted all aspects of daily life, there remains a widening gap and need for community support around the world.
This interconnectedness presents a dilemma, as the world is more in need of volunteers and extra hands than ever before. While vaccines are rolled out and many states have initiated plans to re-open, we are still advised to social distance and avoid large crowds, making it difficult to volunteer in-person.
To meet increasing community need, several organizations have transformed their programs so that volunteering and donating can be done safely, from your own home. There are a variety of virtual volunteer opportunities including online teaching, web design, translating, and researching.
In honor of National Volunteer Week, we’ve aggregated a handful of organizations that are creating at-home volunteer opportunities. If you are able, we hope you’ll join the SpeakEasy Team and consider contributing your time, skills, and talents: