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RSVP 55+ Volunteer Program

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RSVP is the largest volunteer network in the nation and a leader in volunteer recruitment and placement for adults, ages 55+. We partner with local nonprofits and work with you personally to help find you a volunteer project that meets your interests as well as the needs of the Orange County community.

Browse our page and click on the links below to learn more about this rewarding program:


Join RSVP (benefits and how to apply) Senior Education Corps
Volunteer Opportunities Printable flyers and forms
VITA (Volunteer Income Tax Assistance) Forms for current volunteers





To become an RSVP volunteer you do not need to be retired. You must be 55+ for most programs, but not all. As a RSVP volunteer you will receive many benefits including:

  • A one-stop location to learn about volunteer jobs near you
  • Access to trained and experienced staff who place volunteers
  • Personal attention to help you find a rewarding volunteer project
  • Supplemental liability, supplimental accident medical, life insurance
  • Effective July 1, 2014: RSVP Volunteer Insurance Change Notification

Thinking about signing up? Complete and mail the registration form, or call one of our RSVP staff members:

Kathy: (919) 245-4240

Vicki: (919) 245-4241

Judy: (919) 245-4243

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RSVP can connect you with a variety of local volunteer opportunities. You can mentor children, work with animals, help clean up the environment, provide administrative, legal, financial, or computer expertise, and much more!

For a list of volunteer opportunities, click here.

Also check out the RSVP Senior Education Corps and VITA program.


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RSVP Volunteer Joyce Ellington tutor an elementary student

The Senior Education Corps (SEC) program places volunteers at schools in Orange County. You can volunteer in classrooms, tutor children in language and reading, and much more.

Volunteers receive free training and must be willing to commit 1-2 hours a week.

TRAINING, Tuesday, September 9, 2014

Interested in joining the Senior Education Corps? Call Judy at (919) 245-4243.

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Benefits to becoming a volunteer

Volunteer registration form

Become a VITA volunteer

Become a Senior Education Corps volunteer

Volunteer opportunities (June-September 2014)

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Hours report form

Time sheet policy

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