PHOENIX - Volunteers are the backbone of just about any non-profit group, helping to support the mission and put their skills to work for a good cause.
The Valley is home to many non-profits that are always looking for volunteers. If you're interested in giving back to your community, here are some local non-profits that could use your help:
Feed My Starving Children
HandsOn Greater Phoenix
Military Assistance Mission (MAM)
Phoenix Rescue Mission
Ronald McDonald House
Southwest Autism Research & Resource Center (SAARC)
St. Vincent de Paul
St. Mary's Food Bank
The City of Phoenix also has a resource to search for volunteer opportunities throughout the city, you can find a volunteer opportunity for you by clicking here.
The Society of Saint Vincent de Paul will also hold a new volunteer orientation on Tuesday night at 5:30 p.m. at their main campus, located at 420 West Watkins Road in Phoenix. No advance registration is necessary.