Join Volunteer Florida and Uber at the
Capitol on March 15, 2017 for a service

Bring gently-worn professional attire to our display on the Third Floor Rotunda at the Capitol or have Uber pick it up for free. Volunteer Florida will donate the attire to job seekers in need. Use the hashtag #SuitsForSession to share photos!

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Bring AmeriCorps to Your Community!

Friday / February 24 / 2017

2017-2018 AmeriCorps Formula RFP   Volunteer Florida is pleased to announce the 2017-2018 AmeriCorps formula funding RFP.  Applications for funding are due April 6, 2017. Each year, over 1,300 individuals in Florida and more than 80,000 across the United States, meet critical community needs through service in AmeriCorps. With funding from... Read More

Volunteer Florida, Uber Announce Second Annual #SuitsForSession Capitol Service Project

Wednesday / February 22 / 2017

FOR RELEASE: February 22, 2017 CONTACT: Erin VanSickle: Tallahassee — Volunteer Florida and Uber today announced the second annual #SuitsForSession service project at the Florida Capitol on Wednesday, March 15, 2017.  The project will once again engage members of the Legislature, Florida Cabinet, local nonprofits, the private sector, state employees, and... Read More

2017 Southern National Service Training Conference

Tuesday / February 21 / 2017

Join us in Orlando, Florida for the Southern National Service Training Conference hosted by Volunteer Florida. Come together with national service program colleagues, state service commission staff, CNCS, and volunteer management partners for an educational and inspiring training opportunity.

"All Floridians have the potential to transform communities and change the lives of Florida families through volunteering. When Floridians work together, we can accomplish anything and I encourage everyone from the Keys to the Panhandle to lend a helping hand and give back to our state."

Governor Rick Scott

"Our state's students are ranked among the best in the nation, evidence that our investment in education is truly paying off. I am proud of DOE's partnership with Volunteer Florida - they play a critical role in preparing our state's future workforce."

Pam Stewart / Florida Education Commissioner

"Volunteer Florida's AmeriCorps members work with some of our most at-risk students and their families, mentoring and tutoring them during and after school and helping them graduate. We couldn't do what we do without them."

Alberto M. Carvalho / Superintendent / Miami-Date County Public Schools

How Can We Help You?

Whether you're interested in applying for a grant or looking for a volunteer opportunity, we're here to help. As the Governor's lead agency for national service and volunteerism in the Sunshine State, we encourage every Floridian to serve. Volunteer Florida is responsible for administering $32 million in federal, state, and local funding to deliver high-impact national service and volunteer programs in Florida. We are the state’s advocate for volunteerism and philanthropy in Florida, connecting individuals, families, and businesses with opportunities to serve their communities and recognizing Florida’s outstanding service leaders. Additionally, Volunteer Florida serves as the state’s lead agency for volunteers and donations before, during, and after disasters, working closely with the Florida Division of Emergency Management and our local partners. We hope you'll join our mission to make Florida communities smarter, safer, and stronger!