Making a Difference at Home.


By engaging citizens in meaningful and impactful volunteer opportunities, we have the chance to tackle chronic social issues that keep Arkansans of all ages from living up to their full potential.


We need you here!

These events are in need of more volunteers, check them out!

November 14th

VIPS Reading Day

Volunteers In Public Schools is recruiting volunteers to read a story to students in each of the Little Rock School District elementary classrooms in support of their annual Reading Day. With over 620 classes to fill, many guest readers are needed!

November 21st

AR Foodbank Family Night

Bring your family and show your kids the value of helping others in our community. Volunteers as young as eight years of age are welcome when accompanied by an adult!

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  • Recognition & Events

    Nominate a VolunteerAR Spotlight!

    Would you like to recognize an outstanding volunteer or group of volunteers? Do you know of a community organization making an impact in their community? VolunteerAR spotlights a new volunteer and organization every month. Click below to learn about our recognition programs and download a nomination form.


  • Volunteer Spotlight

    Volunteer Spotlight

    Richard Hiter - Big Flat, AR

    Richard Hiter is a skilled craftsman and a retired firefighter from Illinois. The citizens of Hiter's new place of residence quickly realized just how talented he is. 


  • Nonprofit Spotlight

    Organization Spotlight


    Independent Living Resource Center, Inc. d.b.a Mainstream is a non-profit, non-residential, consumer-driven, living resource center which advocates for the overall well-being of individuals who have a developmental disability.