• Check out the National Day of Service website, where you can enter your zip code to find volunteer opportunities near you.
• At United We Serve, you can search volunteer opportunities by location and by interest.
• For a little deeper involvement, check out Volunteers for Prosperity to learn how you can be of service in America and abroad.
• At Volunteer.gov you can search for opportunities by state, agency or keyword, as well as choosing to see the most recent opportunities.
• If you're inspired to make every day a day of service, check out the Peace Corps website for information about volunteering.
• The Department of Veterans Affairs site allows you to search for VA facilities by state. You can also choose to donate funds rather than time.
(Image: Contemplative Martin Luther King Jr. Patchwork Portrait by etsy seller MelindaJonesArt)