COVID-19 Volunteer Updates


In response to CDC and National and State Health Department recommendations, United Way Suncoast is cancelling all in-person United Way Suncoast managed volunteer projects through May 10, 2020.  We will continue to support projects led by our partner organizations who rely on volunteers to deliver essential services during this time. 


Through regular communication with our partners and continued monitoring of the latest COVID-19 information, we will be updating our website.  Please continue to check back for new information about how you can best direct your time to support our community. 


For those interested in volunteering, United Way Suncoast is receiving requests from community partners to respond to current needs in our region, in addition to virtual volunteer opportunities. Individuals will follow precautions and protocols that are put in place by the agency for which they will be volunteering. This list will be updated as additional needs are identified:


Hillsborough County


 Feeding Tampa Bay - Volunteers needed for their Warehouse Sorting shifts Tuesday - Friday. 


 Metropolitan Ministries


 Our Lady's Pantry


 United Food Bank of Plant City


Manatee County



Turning Points


Pinellas County


Girls Inc of Pinellas


Meals on Wheels for Kids 


Neighborly Care Network / Meals on Wheels


Sarasota County


Meals on Wheels of Sarasota


Virtual/Home Volunteer Opportunities


 United Way Suncoast VITA (Volunteer Income Tax Assistance) 


Virtual Volunteer Opportunities - identified and uniquely designed to provide support from your home.  


Family Friendly - available for any age


We know that volunteers are eager to give back in times of disaster, and many of our community partners continue to serve their clients during this outbreak.  If you are considering taking part in organization-led volunteer projects, we ask that you observe the below guidelines and precautions outlined by the CDC: 


Stop the Spread of Germs: English

Stop the Spread of Germs: Spanish

COVID-19 Symptoms


Thank you for your continued efforts to support our neighbors in the Suncoast region during this time. 



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