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Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteering is a great way to make your community a better place. Below are a few of the many volunteer organizations that are available in Bowling Green, Kentucky.

  • ALIVE Center
    The center coordinates local volunteer opportunities.

  • Center for Courageous Kids
    The Center for Courageous Kids is a world class medical camp located in Scottsville, KY, serving children and families who are living with medical challenges. Volunteers are needed year-round, for both family weekends and summer sessions. Day volunteer opportunities include assisting in our dining hall, horse barn, housekeeping and maintenance facilities. Please contact anna@courageouskids.org for more information.

  • Community Leaders in South Central Kentucky
    Group discussion regarding community development and professional development resources in the Bowling Green, KY area and WKU's 27 county service region. This group provides a space for community leaders to share information and discuss topics beneficial to their services to the community.

  • Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) of South Central KY, Inc.
    CASA seeks passionate volunteers to advocate for abused and neglected children. Volunteers must be 21 or older. ALL volunteers will have a background check and 30 hours of volunteer training.This would be an excellent opportunity for retirees and students interested in law, criminal justice, social work, and/or child and family studies. For more information please contact: Jade Lynn (270) 782-5353 or Will Constable at director@casaofsck.org

  • Kentucky Organization for Foster Youth
    HOPE is: Helping to Organize, Provide for and Empower youth. The goal of the program is simple: to help teens in out of home care (foster care) transition successfully into adulthood. You could be a mentor to a teen who lives in your community! We are looking for mentors that are at least 21 years old and can make a minimum six month commitment to one of the 255 foster teens in the Barren River region or one of the 130+ foster teens in the Green River region.

  • Light of Chance
    Light of Chance, Inc. is a non-profit organization that works with youth and the community through innovative arts and wellness programs. Our programs have expanded and we have recently added a program called, Get Set Go. Get Set Go is a free, comprehensive health initiative that encourages youth (K-8) to become more active and healthy through physical activity and nutrition. For more information, please contact: Eric Logan (270) 495-0136, Rudy Brents (270) 576-7165, or info@lightofchance.org.

  • Parks and Recreation programs
    Includes volunteer opportunities for helping with community events, coaching, working with special populations, etc.

  • Police Volunteer Positions
    The Bowling Green Police Department is committed to providing the best service to the visitors and citizens of Bowling Green.

  • Riverview at Hobson House: Volunteer Positions

  • SKyPAC Volunteers/Ushers
    Looking for individuals to greet, usher, take tickets, and pass out programs. All volunteers/ushers will play a vital role in ensuring patron satisfaction. Interested individuals should send their contact information to Hannah Turner at hturner@theskypac.com

  • United Way of South Central Kentucky

  • Warren County Rescue Department

  • Youth Mentoring Opportunities