Brunswick County volunteers involved in Blankets with Love make blankets, which are distributed to babies, children and teens who are ill or have been traumatized and are being helped in shelters, in hospitals and in foster care. The blankets are also carried by EMT personnel and sheriff's units to comfort children...more about Blankets with Love
This organization requires a tremendous number of volunteers to assist the many Boy Scouts in the Cape Fear area. The Boy Scouts need leaders to work with Cub Scouts, Boy Scouts and as Venturing volunteer leaders. The Scouts also have volunteer opportunities on the district level ranging from fund-raising to programs...more about Boy Scouts of America, Cape Fear Council
Communities in Schools (CIS), in partnership with Brunswick County Schools offers volunteer training throughout the school year for any individual who would like to get involved. Volunteer opportunities include working as a tutor, mentor, lunch buddy, providing classroom assistance, supporting class projects, and much more. For additional information about how you...more about Brunswick County School System
"The mission of CIS is to surround students with a community of support, empowering them to stay in school and achieve in life." The core service areas offered by CIS include: Before/After School Programs, Teen Court and Peer Court, Parenting Education Program, Adopt A School and Volunteer Partnerships, and Action for...more about Communities in Schools of Brunswick County
Children ages 7 to 17 can learn golf skills and life skills by becoming members of The First Tee Brunswick County. The Mission Statement of the First Tee reads: "To impact the lives of young people by providing learning facilities and educational programs that promote character development and life-enhancing values through...more about The First Tee Brunswick County
The Girl Scouts need volunteers to serve in many positions. Adults serve as troop leaders, outdoor activities facilitators, trip chaperones, consultants, organizers, trainers, product sales coordinators (we're talking cookies here) and communicators. People with special skills and talents are also needed to share their wisdom. This council serves girls ages 5...more about Girl Scouts -- North Carolina Coastal Pines
In November 1997 Providence Home opened its doors as the result of efforts of area churches, civic organizations, volunteers, grant money, donations and fund-raisers in the renovated Dosher House, former home of Dr. Dosher. A temporary residential facility with a maximum length of stay of 90 days, it serves at-risk children...more about Providence Home of the Family Emergency Teen Shelter, Inc.
WAVES4K.I.D.S. stands for Helping Kids In Disruptive Situations. It's mission is to help children in foster care with needs that extend beyond the basics provided by the state of North Carolina. These needs may include such things as extra tutoring, therapeutic services, and...more about WAVES4K.I.D.S.