This page will be updated regularly as we receive volunteer requests/needs during the COVID-19 emergency.

Thank you to everyone who is willing to help during this time. If you see a request below that interests you, please click the link and follow the directions for that specific request. Please be safe and stay healthy!

Jeremiah's Garden

As the demand for fresh veggies grows, the Community Garden at Catholic Social Services could sure use some extra hands to plant and harvest. They begin each day at 10:30 and request 2-4 volunteers at a time. This is outside and you can stay plenty of feet away from each other. To volunteer, contact Bettye or Roy Lofton at 205-242-3772.

Meals on Wheels Delivery Driver

Needed Mon-Fri, 11am-12:30pm
Contact Diane Lewis at 205-469-0383 to volunteer.

American Red Cross - multiple positions

ARC continues to need our volunteers in many areas. There are currently some in-person and virtual volunteer opportunities that are needed. Please see the attached job list. If you are interested, contact sandy.zuiderhoek@redcross.org or Sandy's cell: 334-201-1620.


Disaster Action Team Member, Blood Drive Screener, Donating Blood


Volunteer Screener, Volunteer Recognition & Appreciation Lead, Volunteer Connection Lead, DCS (Disaster) Casework, Volunteer Engagement Lead

Childcare Workers at Boys & Girls Club & YMCA

multiple positions
B&GC/YMCA are providing childcare for essential workers. To do so, both paid and volunteer opportunities are available. Background check required. See the documents below for descriptions and to apply. All completed forms should be sent to nbboggs@ymcatusc.org.

Drive-Thru Pick-Up at Bellulah Baptist Church on Mondays 11am-1pm. Safety recommendation by the CDC and City of Tuscaloosa are being used. For more information call Mrs. Ernestine Tucker @205-345-0201 or Beulah Baptist Church @ 205-758-9560.