Volunteer Centers in Kansas

What is a volunteer center?

A volunteer center is a community-based organization that mobilizes people and resources to deliver creative solutions to community problems.  Volunteer centers provide volunteer opportunities, community resources, training and technical assistance, and recognition programs for communities in which they serve. In all, volunteer centers follow the below guiding principles:

  1. Promote volunteerism
  2. Build the capacity of organizations to utilize volunteers
  3. Bring volunteers together around community issues
  4. Connect volunteers with volunteer opportunities

Interested in volunteering? Reach out to a volunteer center near you!        

 

Volunteer Centers in Kansas
Flint Hills Volunteer Center
2601 Anderson Avenue, Suite 200
Manhattan, KS 66502
Phone: (785)776-7787
Email: info@flinthillsvolunteercenter.com
Serves Geary, Pottawatomie & Riley County
Great Bend - Volunteers in Action
Barton County Community College
1025 Main, #D114
Great Bend, KS 67530
Phone: (620)792-1614
Email: hoggl@bartonccc.edu
Serves Barton & Pawnee County
Ottawa Volunteer Center of ECKAN
1320 South Ash
Ottawa, KS 66067
Phone: (785)242-7450 Ext. 7205
Email: vtindill@eckan.org
Serves: Anderson, Coffey, Franklin, Miami, Morris & Osage County
Roger Hill Volunteer Center
United Way of Douglas County
2518 Ridge Court, Suite 200
Lawrence, KS 66046
Phone: (785) 865-5030 Ext 301
Email: volunteer@unitedwaydgco.org
Serves: Douglas County
The Ford County RSVP & Volunteer Center
2501 N 14th 
Dodge City, KS 67801
Phone: (620) 227-7077
Email: volunteerdodge@hotmail.com
Serves: Ford County
United Way of Greater Topeka
1315 Southwest Arrowhead Rd
Topeka, KS 66604
Phone: (785) 228-5120
Email: Kimberly.wolff@UnitedWayTopeka.org
Serves: Jackson, Jefferson & Shawnee County
United Way of Junction City
814 North Washington
PO Box 567
Junction City, KS 66441
Phone: (785) 238-2117
Email: director@unitedwayjcgc.org
Serves: Geary County
United Way of the Plains 
Volunteer Center
245 North Water
Wichita, KS 67202
(316) 267-1321 or 211 
Email: volcenter@unitedwayplains.org
Serves: Butler, Cowley, Harvey, Reno, Sedgwick & Sumner County
Volunteer Center of Reno County
Hutchinson Community College
815 North Walnut
Hutchinson, KS 67501
Phone: (620) 665-4960
Email: volunteercenter@hutchcc.edu 
Serves: Reno County
Volunteer Hub at Salina Area United Way
210 E. Walnut Street
Suite 100
Salina, KS 67401
Phone: (785) 827-1312
Email: unitedway@unitedwaysalina.org
Serves: Saline County
Volunteer Kansas

Serves: State of Kansas

Volunteer Center at United Way of Wyandotte County
434 Minnesota Avenue
Kansas City, KS 66101
Phone: (913) 371-3674
Email: chahner@unitedway-wyco.org
Serves: Wyandotte County

 

 

 

 

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Volunteer Centers in Kansas

What is a volunteer center?
A volunteer center is a community-based organization that mobilizes people and resources to deliver creative solutions to community problems.  Volunteer centers provide volunteer opportunities, community resources, training and technical assistance, and recognition programs for communities in which they serve. In all, volunteer centers follow these guiding principles:
  1. Promote volunteerism
  2. Build the capacity of organizations to utilize volunteers
  3. Bring volunteers together around community issues
  4. Connect volunteers with volunteer opportunities
Interested in volunteering? Reach out to a volunteer center near you!        
Volunteer Centers in Kansas
Flint Hills Volunteer Center
2601 Anderson Avenue, Suite 200
Manhattan, KS 66502
Phone: (785) 776-7787
Email: info@flinthillsvolunteercenter.com
Serves Geary, Pottawatomie & Riley counties
Great Bend - Volunteers in Action
Barton Community College
1025 Main, #D114
Great Bend, KS 67530
Phone: (620) 792-1614
Email: hoggl@bartonccc.edu
Serves Barton & Pawnee counties
Ottawa Volunteer Center of ECKAN
1320 South Ash
Ottawa, KS 66067
Phone: (785) 242-7450 Ext. 7205
Email: vtindill@eckan.org
Serves: Anderson, Coffey, Franklin, Miami, Morris & Osage counties
Roger Hill Volunteer Center
United Way of Douglas County
2518 Ridge Court, Suite 200
Lawrence, KS 66046
Phone: (785) 865-5030 Ext 301
Email: volunteer@unitedwaydgco.org
Serves: Douglas county
The Ford County RSVP & Volunteer Center
2501 N 14th 
Dodge City, KS 67801
Phone: (620) 227-7077
Email: volunteerdodge@hotmail.com
Serves: Ford County
United Way of Greater Topeka
1315 Southwest Arrowhead Rd
Topeka, KS 66604
Phone: (785) 228-5120
Email: Kimberly.wolff@UnitedWayTopeka.org
Serves: Jackson, Jefferson & Shawnee coutines
United Way of Junction City
814 North Washington
PO Box 567
Junction City, KS 66441
Phone: (785) 238-2117
Email: director@unitedwayjcgc.org
Serves: Geary county
United Way of the Plains 
Volunteer Center
245 North Water
Wichita, KS 67202
(316) 267-1321 or 211 
Email: volcenter@unitedwayplains.org
Serves: Butler, Cowley, Harvey, Reno, Sedgwick & Sumner counties
Volunteer Center of Reno County
Hutchinson Community College
815 North Walnut
Hutchinson, KS 67501
Phone: (620) 665-4960
Email: volunteercenter@hutchcc.edu 
Serves: Reno county
Volunteer Hub at Salina Area United Way
210 E. Walnut Street
Suite 100
Salina, KS 67401
Phone: (785) 827-1312
Email: unitedway@unitedwaysalina.org
Serves: Cloud, Ellsworth, Jewell, Lincoln, Mitchell, Osborne, Ottawa, Republic, Russel & Saline counties. 
Volunteer Kansas
Wichita, KS
contact@volunteerkansas.org
Serves: State of Kansas

 

Volunteer Center at United Way of Wyandotte County
434 Minnesota Avenue
Kansas City, KS 66101
Phone: (913) 371-3674
Email: chahner@unitedway-wyco.org
Serves: Wyandotte county
Volunteer Manager Groups
If you work with volunteers, then consider joining a local volunteer managers group to share best practices, network, and develop your skills. Below is a list of groups for volunteer managers around the state. Don’t see your group represented here? Please email us at volunteer@ksde.org with more information.
Lawrence Volunteer Managers Group
Meets every other month, on the 3rd Tuesday
8:30-9:30 AM
Lawrence, KS 
Contact: Shelly Hornbaker
Email: volunteer@unitedwaydgco.org  
KC Area Volunteer Managers Roundtable
Kansas City, KS
Contact: Cathi Hahner
Email: chahner@unitedway-wyco.org

 

Topeka Managers of Volunteer Engagement (MOVE)
Meets Monthly,  on the 3rd Wednesday
8:30-9:30 AM
Topeka, KS
Email: move4topeka@gmail.com 

 

 

Wichita Volunteer Managers Group
United Way of the Plains
Meets Monthly, on the 1st Wednesday (except in the June & July)
245 N. Water
Wichita, KS
12:00 - 1:00 PM
Contact: Becky Springer
Email: bspringer@unitedwayplains.org
 
 
 
 
     
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