Volunteer Centers of Iowa
Volunteer Centers of Iowa is a statewide network of Volunteer Centers located in numerous communities across Iowa.
Mission: The mission of the Volunteer Centers of Iowa is to enable participating Volunteer Centers in Iowa to better meet the needs of their communities and promote volunteerism through information exchange, collaboration and support.
Volunteer Center Definition: The VCI defines a Volunteer Center as a professional organization that maintains an online presence that facilitates engaging volunteers in meaningful opportunities to serve, heightens awareness of volunteering by recognizing community volunteers and builds the capacity for effective volunteering by providing learning opportunities in volunteer management.
To connect with a volunteer center in your community, please use the list below. If you are interested in joining the Volunteer Centers of Iowa, please contact the president of the Volunteer Centers of Iowa: Lauren Finke by e-mail or by phone, 319-883-3015.
To learn more about starting a Volunteer Center in your community, contact Volunteer Iowa.
Anamosa (serving Jones County)
Benton County (serving Benton County)
Cedar Rapids (serving Linn and Iowa counties)
Des Moines (serving Polk, Dallas and Warren counties)
Dubuque (serving Allamakee, Clayton, Delaware, Dubuque, Fayette and Jackson counties)
Dubuque (serving the City of Dubuque)
Iowa City Area (serving Johnson and Washington counties)
Keokuk (serving Lee County, IA; Clark County, MO; Hancock County, IL)
Mason City (serving Cerro Gordo, Floyd, Worth, Mitchell, Franklin, Wright, Hancock and Winnebago counties)
Muscatine (serving Muscatine County)
Ottumwa (serving Wapello, Jefferson and Monroe counties)
Quad Cities (serving Scott County, Iowa, and Rock Island, Illinois)
Sioux City (serving Monona, Plymouth, Sioux and Woodbury counties)
Spirit Lake (serving Dickinson County)
Tipton (serving Cedar County)
Waterloo/Cedar Falls (serving Black Hawk and Buchanan counties)
Waverly-Shell Rock (serving Bremer and Butler counties)