Local Volunteer Opportunities

Wanting to know how to volunteer in the Omaha/Council Bluffs area? The following is an alphabetical listing by category of Omaha/Council Bluffs agencies seeking volunteers. Please click on a category or agency to view more information about potential volunteer opportunities and to find the contact information for these agencies!

Adult Literacy

Child Care/Recreation

Clerical Work/Misc.

Developmental/Learning Disabilities

Domestic Abuse

Food Pantries/Family Outreach


Hospital/Health Care

Physical Labor

Senior Citizens

Social Justice/Community Outreach Education

Youth Tutoring/Mentoring


The partners listed above have asked to be listed on our website and are seeking Creighton University student, faculty and staff volunteers. This is not a comprehensive list of Omaha Area opportunities. Additional local community non-profits organizations and volunteer opportunities can be found on the United Way of the Midlands website or on the Share Omaha website.

Creighton Faculty and Staff, please see the Creighton Benefits Page for information on the Volunteer Service Paid Time Off  policy. If your proposed volunteer opportunity is not listed here, please first talk with your supervisor. If your supervisor has questions about qualified uses of time, please contact the Office of the Vice Provost of Mission and Ministry at CarolKrajicek@creighton.edu for review and consideration.