Giving Back: Where to Volunteer Locally in Las Vegas

Looking to give back to your community and help enrich the lives of others? Here are just some of the great organizations in the Las Vegas valley where you can donate time and make a difference.

Updated: July 11, 2008

Volunteer Opportunities

Leukemia & Lymphoma Society

6280 S Valley View Blvd Ste 342, Las Vegas, NV 89118

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society holds hundreds of fundraising events annually. Take part in the society's Team In Training, Light The Night Walk, School & Youth Programs or other events.

Blind Center Of Nevada

1001 N Bruce St, Las Vegas, NV 89101

The center offers both on-site and off-site programs for teaching independence to the visually impaired.

Opportunity Village

8076 W Sahara Ave, Las Vegas, NV 89117

Through vocational training, employment, day services, advocacy, arts and social recreation, Opportunity Village is helping people with severe disabilities realize future career paths.

United Way

1660 E Flamingo Rd, Las Vegas, NV 89119

Change a life by helping to change attitudes--educating others on how to achieve success and financial stability.

Las Vegas Valley Humane Society

2250 E Tropicana Ave Ste 19, Las Vegas, NV 89119

Animal rescue society helps finds homes for lost or abandoned pets.


531 N 30th St, Las Vegas, NV 89101

Deliver meals to homebound senior citizens.

Olive Crest

4435 S Jones Blvd, Las Vegas, NV 89103

Olive Crest is dedicated to preventing child abuse, to treating and educating at-risk children, and to preserving the family??One life at a time.?

Las Vegas Salvation Army

2900 Palomino Ln, Las Vegas, NV 89107

Provides disaster relief and assistance to needy families across the globe.


2300 S Rancho Dr Ste 211, Las Vegas, NV 89102

AFAN provides support and advocacy for adults and children living with and affected by HIV/AIDS in southern Nevada--working to reduce HIV infection through prevention education while eliminating fear, prejudice and the stigma associated with the disease.

Safe Nest

2915 W Charleston Blvd Ste 12, Las Vegas, NV 89102

Safe Nest provides confidential assistance including shelter, food, clothing, counseling, education and other services to individuals experiencing domestic violence.

Junior Achievement Southern

840 Grier Dr, Las Vegas, NV 89119

Put a child on the path to succeed. Junior Achievement programs help prepare young people for the real world by showing them how to generate wealth and effectively manage it.