Volunteer Opportunities
Each semester the VAC receives many requests from community members and non-profits who are looking for volunteers. If you are interested in any of the opportunities below, please contact vac@wartburg.edu for more information. 
  • Childcare assistant
    Childcare assistants and/or substitute for in-home child care. Substitute and assistants must pass a DHS background check. Substitutes must also be CPR and 1st Aid certified; but the organization can help reimburse the cost of classes if they are needed.
  • Iowa College AmeriCorps Program (ICAP) was created to increase levels of volunteerism among college students in Iowa as part of their academic experience, while engaging them in their local campus community. Members help meet the greatest needs in their local campus community by volunteering 300 hours of service during an academic year. Upon successful completion of service ICAP members receive a $1,132 Education Award. For more information visit the ICAP website.
  • Working with Elderly
    There is an ongoing need for volunteers from 10 am-12 pm on Saturdays at Bartels.  They would like to have a few volunteers to come give manicures to the residents.  If you are interested please contact the VAC at

To request the assistance of Wartburg student volunteers please complete the Community Partner Volunteer Request Form.  A staff member from the Volunteer Action Center will follow-up with you within 24 hours. Questions may be directed to vac@wartburg.edu or 352-8641.

Need help finding a volunteer opportunity?

To request the assistance of the VAC in helping you find a volunteer opportunity please complete the Student Volunteer Placement Request Form. A staff member from the Volunteer Action Center will follow-up with you within 24 hours.

Volunteer Databases
Please log in to Wartburg's Knight Link or the United Way database to search for additional opportunities or sites that might not be listed above.