, see if there is a Volunteer Center in your area: http://http://www.handsonnetwork.org/actioncenters/map/PA
and contact them directly for organizations in your community seeking volunteers. Volunteer Centers are clearinghouses of information linking people who want to volunteer with organizations needing their help.
There are literally thousands of volunteer opportunities in Pennsylvania and not all are registered with these databases. Don't settle for less than what you really want to do! Use the Web and the Yellow Pages® to search for the types of organizations and causes that interest you. Then call them to ask if they can use your help in some way.
Resources in the Pennsylvania Volunteerism Community
Pennsylvania is a very active state, with a variety of organizations focused on encouraging and supporting volunteering and the people who manage such citizen efforts. For now, here are some of the key players in the field:
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