Volunteer Opportunities

Red Pride Day 2015 Learn about some of the volunteer opportunities available in the Newton area:

  • Jasper County 4-H
    Learn more about volunteering with Jasper County 4-H.
  • Jasper County Animal Rescue League (JCARL)
    JCARL offers a variety of ways to support the animals in their care and learn more about animal welfare.
  • Jasper County Retired Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP)
    RSVP's mission is "To impact and benefit citizens, of all ages, in Jasper County by utilizing the experience and wisdom of volunteers, who are age 55 and above." Learn how you can support their efforts.
  • Newton Arboretum & Botanical Gardens - Project AWAKE
    Project AWAKE volunteers help ensure that Newton Arboretum & Botanical Gardens are available for generations to come by donating time to help plant, weed, mow, clean, promote and maintain the six-acre area. You can email the Arboretum to learn more.
  • MercyOne Newton Medical Center 
    Do you have an hour free here or there? MercyOne Newton Medical Center Volunteers may work from just a few hours a month to several days or evenings a week, depending on their availability.
  • United Way of Jasper County
    The United Way of Jasper County brings together people and resources to build a safety net to help meet the needs of our friends, neighbors, co-workers and families in our county.
  • Volunteer Match
    Find a variety of volunteer opportunities in Newton and surrounding communities with organizations like Goodwill Industries or Girl Scouts of the USA through VolunteerMatch.org.
  • YMCA of Newton
    With a focus on youth development, healthy living and social responsibility, Y volunteers give men, women and children of all ages and from all walks of life the resources and support they need to be healthy, confident, connected and secure.