Get Involved

Please note: Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, some volunteer opportunities have been put on hold until further notice. Please contact the RSVP Volunteer Coordinator to find out what volunteer opportunities are currently available. Call 865-524-2786 Monday – Friday, 8 am – 4:45 pm.

Fit Volunteering into YOUR Schedule!

Mobile Meals:

  • Takes just 2 hours, between 10 am & 1 pm Monday—Friday; One-time or ongoing.
  • Training only takes 20 minutes.

Volunteer Assisted Transportation:

  • Flexible schedule: weekdays, evenings, & weekend options.
  • Commit to just two half-days per month.
  • 20 hour training on the front end: CPR, Driver’s Safety, & Passenger Assistance.

Knox PAWS:

  • Just takes 1 or 2 hours per month.
  • Flexible schedule based on your time.
  • Option to be on-call for vet or grooming appointments.

Project LIVE:

  • Flexible schedule: weekdays, weekend, & evening options.
  • One-time or ongoing.
  • Good for groups or individuals.

Office Assistance:

  • Flexible schedule, Monday-Friday, between 8 am & 4:45 pm.

O’Connor Senior Center:

  • Takes just two hours, between 11 am & 1 pm.
  • Flexible day schedule: Monday—Friday.

For more information, contact the RSVP Volunteer Coordinator at (865) 524-2786 or email