Engage with Us


Volunteering mobilizes the caring power of our community through hands-on action to make an immediate difference to our neighbors and a better place for us all.  United Way of the Greater Triangle can help you get involved in our community whether you’re looking to spend an afternoon reading with students, organize a food drive at your office, mentor a social innovation start-up or bring your colleagues together for a team-building day. Find individual volunteer opportunities here.

Community Events

United Way of the Greater Triangle hosts quarterly community volunteer events, uniting volunteers from Durham, Johnston, Wake, and Orange counties to make a difference for our neighbors.  These projects can:  accept large groups, offer team-building and networking opportunities, and are planned and managed by United Way staff.  These events include:

  • MLK Day of Service
  • National Volunteer Week
  • Day of Action
  • Day of Caring

Read more about these events here.