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Volunteer Iowa:
the Iowa Commission on Volunteer Service

We invite you to explore our website to learn more about what we do and how you can improve your community through service!

 Disaster Volunteer Information

Please do not "self deploy" to a disaster area!
Find out how you can help.

Calendar of Events

JUNE
1 Nomination Deadline: 2015 AARP Andrus Award for Community Service.  The winning nominee (age 50 or older) will receive a $1,000 check to donate to the non-profit organization of their choice.
3  Online Volunteer Management Training Series - Session 3. See flyer for all the details!
4 10:30 AM, Governor's Volunteer Award ceremony
Linn-Mar High School Auditorium, 3111 10th Street, Marion, Iowa 52302
5 Nomination Deadline: AmeriCorps Member of the Month.  If you know an AmeriCorps member, or a team of AmeriCorps members who have made an impact on their community in Iowa, then nominate them for this honor. Selected individuals/teams will be recognized during the months of August 2015 through January 2016. Nominees must be currently serving AmeriCorps members in Iowa who have completed at least 3 months of service by the nomination deadline.  Online nomination form
8 1:00 PM, Governor's Volunteer Award ceremony
Southeast Polk High School Auditorium, 7945 NE University Avenue, Pleasant Hill, Iowa 50327
9 12:00-1:30 PM, Iowa Commission on Volunteer Service meeting, 200 East Grand Avenue, Des Moines
Contact Jody Benz, 515.725.3094
11 1:00 PM, Governor's Volunteer Award ceremony
Gallagher Bluedorn Performing Arts Center, 8201 Dakota Street, Cedar Falls, Iowa 50327
17 Online Volunteer Management Training Series - Session 4. See flyer for all the details!
19 10:00 AM, Governor's Volunteer Award ceremony
Buena Vista University, Anderson Auditorium, 610 W 4th Street, Storm Lake, Iowa 50588
19 1:30 PM, Governor's Volunteer Award ceremony
Iowa Western Community College, Looft Hall Auditorium, 2700 College Road, Council Bluffs, Iowa 51503
JULY
1  Online Volunteer Management Training Series - Session 5. See flyer for all the details!
10 10:00 AM, Governor's Volunteer Award ceremony
Indian Hills Community College, St. John Auditorium (in Arts & Sciences wing), 525 Grandview Avenue, Ottumwa, Iowa 52501, See Campus map for more details: look for Building A
15  Online Volunteer Management Training Series - Session 6. See flyer for all the details!