get involved

There are many opportunities for people of all ages to serve as volunteers–more opportunities than space allows in this directory. The following organizations can help you find the right volunteer opportunity.

RSVP–Retired & Senior Volunteer Program (CAC): 524-2786

Office on Aging
2247 Western Avenue, 37921 (street)
P.O. Box 51650, 37950-1650 (mailing)
Provides adults age 55+ with volunteer opportunities, including training, benefits, and placement with local nonprofit organizations. Volunteer opportunities available in both Knox and Blount Counties.

Volunteer East Tennessee: 582-4085

Helps people of any age choose among volunteer opportunities at local nonprofits. Volunteers can browse opportunities and sign-up at