Browse volunteer opportunities on the Volunteer Center at United Way of Tucson and Southern Arizona’s website at or call 903-3949.

House volunteer: Represent the Ronald McDonald House and help keep the house organized and clean. Duties may include answering phones, greeting families, making up rooms, organizing kitchens and playrooms, and helping with special projects.

Buffelgrass eradication: Remove invasive buffelgrass from sites throughout the Tucson valley. Buffelgrass not only threatens the desert but also homes, businesses and schools, as it is highly combustible. There are various duties and options for volunteers at all skill levels.

Gift shop associate: Create a congenial atmosphere and provide excellent customer service while maintaining the day-to-day operations of gift shops. Tasks include selling merchandise, replenishing shelves and unpacking products.

Meal deliveries: Deliver meals and a friendly, caring smile to homebound seniors on the northwest side of Tucson.