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Volunteering at CAUSES

Volunteers are essential to our work in the community. Our volunteers allow us to offer community outreach programs that improve the quality of life and economic opportunity of people and communities in DC, and beyond.

Opportunities to serve include:

Urban Food Hubs

Urban Farming

Farmers Markets

Research Assistant

Farm Assistant

Community Outreach


Youth Mentoring

Youth Development

Workshop presenter

Event Coordinator

Activity Leader

We love group volunteer events too!

Please click here to discover the rewards of volunteering with UDC CAUSES.  Via the link, first create an account with Golden Volunteer, our exciting volunteer management system.  Next, use Golden to locate and sign up for CAUSES volunteer opportunities, log your hours, provide feedback on volunteer programs, and more!  We periodically update Golden with new volunteer opportunities, so please keep checking.

If you have questions, would like to discuss your interests, or would like to schedule a volunteer day for your group, please get in touch with Michele Bassler, Volunteer Coordinator, or fill in the information request form.  We would love to hear from you!

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    Staff Contact

    Michele Bassler
    Volunteer and Assessment Associate
    Cell: 202-794-3638