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Volunteer Opportunities

Citizens Against Rape & Domestic Violence - CARDV
P.O. Box 786, Fulton, MO 65251
Office line:  573-642-1418 ext.202  24 hour crisis line 866-642-4422

Office Hours 7:00-5:00
Services: Assistance for victims/survivors of domestic violence. Offers emergency shelter assistance, domestic violence counseling, ex-parte assistance, support groups, and other services as needed.
Eligibility: Victims/survivors of domestic violence and their children.
Fee: None

Callaway County Humane Society
P.O. Box 795 Fulton, MO 65251

Come join the Callaway County Humane Society family! We are a friendly, caring group of people who are dedicated to helping the abandoned and homeless pets in Callaway County, and assisting community members with their stray animal issues. There is much that you as a volunteer can do to help! We are in great need of cat and dog fosters, helping hands at our community events, and supply and monetary donations to allow us to continue supporting the animals that we rescue and take care of. To learn more about the Callaway County Humane Society join us at one of our board meetings held on the first Tuesday of every month starting at 6:30pm at the Callaway County Electric Cooperative


Callaway County United Way
Fulton, MO 65251

The mission of the Callaway County United Way is to improve, consistently and measurably, the quality of life for all the people of Callaway County by raising and distributing funds, mobilizing community resources, and encouraging innovative solutions to the community's health and human service needs, while being aware of our environmental responsibilities.

Central Missouri Community Action - Callaway County Resource Office
610 Collier Lane, Fulton, MO 65251
573-642-3316   Fax: 573-592-0977
Hours: Monday- Friday 8:00-12:00, 1:-5:00

Services: Community outreach social services intake, referral and follow-up; emergency utility assistance for low-income families; weatherization services (utility assistance and weatherization both subject to availability of funds and program guidelines); Family Resource Program of in-home case management including parenting skills, budgeting nutrition, employment counseling, housing assessment, and life skills; parenting workshops; volunteer opportunities
Eligibility: Based on income and varies by program, call for information

Daniel Boone Regional Library
Columbia Library: 100 West Broadway, Columbia, MO 65201
Southern Boone County: 109 Main St, Ashland, MO 65010
Callaway County Library: 710 Court Street, Fulton, MO 65251
Columbia Hours: 9:00a.m.-9:00p.m. Monday-Thursday, 9:00a.m.-6:00p.m. Friday, 9:00a.m.-5:00p.m. Saturday, 1:00p.m.-5:00p.m. Sunday
Southern Boone Hours: 9:00a.m.-7:00p.m. Monday-Thursday, 9:00a.m-3:00p.m. Friday and Saturday
Callaway County Hours: 9:00a.m.-9:00p.m. Monday-Thursday, 9:00am-5:00p.m. Friday and Saturday
Columbia (573)443-3161, Ashland (573)657-7378, Fulton (573)642-7261
Fax: Columbia (573)499-0191

Services: Free access to books, audiobooks, magazines, music CDs, newspapers, DVDs, electronic resources and other library material; ESL and Spanish language materials; consumer and government information; telephone and e-mail reference information; public access computers; story times for children; summer reading program for children, teens and adults; One Read community reading program; events and classes for children, teens and adults; tours; bookmobile service to rural communities, neighborhoods and licensed child care centers; home and nursing home visits for homebound persons; liaison with Wolfner Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped; eBooks, audiobooks, magazines, comic books, streaming music, TV shows & movies, continuing education classes, genealogy resources, yearbook archive and other online resources
Fee: None 
Eligibility: Open to citizens of Boone and Callaway Counties 
Intake Procedures: Call Outreach Department for mail, bookmobile, and shut-in service; walk-in or phone for other services 
Required Documentation for Services: Proof of residency required for library card, some services available without a library card (reference services, magazines & newspapers, tax forms, etc.) Adults can apply online: 
Geographic Area Served: Boone, Callaway Counties; Locations: Columbia, Ashland, Fulton 
Foreign Languages Spoken: Spanish is spoken by some staff 
Other Names/Acronyms: Columbia Public Library

Missouri Department of Conservation
Regional Office for Callaway County
3500 E. Gans Rd., Columbia MO 65201

Do you have a passion for the outdoors? MDC offers flexible volunteer opportunities for individuals  who want to educate others about Missouri’s fish, forest, and wildlife resources. If you enjoy teaching others about the natural world, then you should volunteer at conservation nature centers and interpretive sitesVolunteers at shooting ranges and outdoor education centers provide a safe and educational experience for hunters to improve their skills.  Fishing education volunteer instructors help beginning anglers gain the skills and confidence to go fishing on their own. Your favorite conservation area may have volunteer opportunities. Projects include tree planting, habitat restoration, species monitoring, wildflower seed collection, and trail building. Contact your local regional office for more information.

SERVE, Inc. Callaway Action Network
4901 County Road 304, Fulton, MO 65251
573-642-6388   Fax: 573-642-2191
Hours: Monday-Friday, 8:00-5:00pm

Services: Utility, rent and other financial assistance. Assistance is for basic needs; does not help with telephone, cable, car payments, repairs, insurance, taxes, gasoline, court costs, court Fee or fines.

YMCA of Callaway County
1715 Wood St., Fulton, MO 65251

Recreational Activities/Sports, Volunteer Opportunities, Family Services Related Volunteer Opportunities, Arts and Culture Volunteer Opportunities, Swimming/Swimming Lessons, Exercise Classes/Groups, Aerobics, Recreation Centers, Day Camps, Summer Food Service Programs