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Summer Kids Volunteer Opportunities in Fairfax County, Northern Virginia

 

Volunteering is a great way for kids to give back to the society, along with building character skills like team work, confidence and selfless giving. It’s also one of the best ways to keep kids occupied during summer – especially when school’s out! Whether you have a young one or a teen looking volunteer opportunities, Fairfax County in Northern Virginia has an array of prospects for them. While some of these organizations offer year round volunteering opportunities, others may be seasonal.

Arlington county

Arlington Department of Parks, Recreation and Cultural Resources

Minimum Age: 13
Minimum Age w/Adult: 10

2121 N. Culpeper
Arlington County, Virginia 22201
(703) 228-4724
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Alexandria

Bethany House of Northern Virginia, Inc.

Minimum Age: 13
Minimum Age w/Adult: 13

6121 Lincolnia Road, Suite 303
Alexandria, Virginia 22312
(703) 658-9500
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Bucknell Elementary School

Minimum Age: 14
Minimum Age w/Adult: 14

6925 University Dr.
Alexandria, Virginia 22307
(703) 660-2900
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Neighborhood and Community Services (NCS)-Project Sucess

Minimum Age: 13
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Hopkins House

Minimum Age: 16
Minimum Age w/Adult: 14

1224 Princess Street / 8543 Forest place
Alexandria, Virginia
(703) 549-4232, x4086
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United Community Ministries

Minimum Age: 14
Minimum Age w/Adult: 13

7511 Fordson Road
Alexandria, Virginia 22306
(703) 768-7106 ext. 328
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Wright to Read

Minimum Age: 16
Minimum Age w/Adult: 14

418 S Washington Street
Alexandria, Virginia 22314
(703) 549-0111, x134
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Annandale

Annandale Christian Community for Action

Minimum Age: 12
Minimum Age w/Adult: 8

7200 Columbia Pike
Annandale, Virginia 22003
(703) 256-0100
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Arts Council of Fairfax County

Minimum Age: 15
Minimum Age w/Adult: 14

4022 Hummer Road
Annandale, Virginia 22003
(703) 642-0862, x7
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Arlington

Greenbrier Learning Center

Minimum Age: 15

5401 7th Road South
Arlington, Virginia 22204
(703) 379-6488
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Centreville

The Centreville Community Foundation

Minimum Age: 14
Minimum Age w/Adult: 12

PO Box 1813
Centreville, Virginia 20122
(703) 830-5407
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Chantilly

Western Fairfax Christian Ministries

Minimum Age: 12

13981 Metrotech Drive
Chantilly, Virginia 20151
(703) 988-9656, x3
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Dunn Loring

Alternative House

Minimum Age: 16

PO Box 694
Dunn Loring, Virginia 22027
(703) 506-9191
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Fairfax

Alzheimer’s Family Day Center
Minimum age:15

2812 Old Lee Highway, Suite 210
Fairfax, Virginia 22031
(703) 204-4664
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Celebrate Fairfax, Inc.

Minimum Age: 14
Minimum Age w/Adult: 12

12000 Government Center Parkway, Suite 247
Fairfax, Virginia 22035
(703) 324-5457
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Earth Sangha

Minimum Age: 8

10123 Commonwealth Blvd.
Fairfax, Virginia 22032
(703) 764-4830
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FACETS

Minimum Age: 14

10640 Page Ave., Ste. 300
Fairfax, Virginia 22030
(703) 865-4251
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Fairfax County Public Libraries

Minimum Age: 12
Minimum Age w/Adult: 12

12055 Government Center Parkway
Fairfax, Virginia 22035
(703) 324-8332
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Fairfax County Park Authority – IMA Program

Minimum Age: 13
Minimum Age w/Adult: 5

12055 Government Center Parkway
Fairfax, Virginia 22035
(703) 324-8681
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Fairfax Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA)

Minimum Age: 14

4103 Chain Bridge Rd., Suite 200
Fairfax, Virginia 22030
(703) 273-3526, x22
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Hemophilia Ass’n of the Capital Area

Minimum Age: 14
Minimum Age w/Adult: 14

10560 Main Street PH-4
Fairfax, Virginia 22030
(703) 352-7641
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Fairfax ReLeaf

12055 Government Center Parkway
Fairfax, Virginia 22035
(703) 324-1409
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Fairfax Station Railroad Museum

Minimum Age: 16
Minimum Age w/Adult: 12

11200 Fairfax Station Road
Fairfax Station, Virginia 22039
(703) 278-8833
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Fairfax Symphony Orchestra
Minimum Age: 16

3905 Railroad Avenue,
Suite 202 N Fairfax, VA 22030
(703) 563-1990
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Northern Virginia Training Center

Minimum Age: 15
Minimum Age w/Adult: 11

9901 Braddock Road Fairfax, Virginia 22032
(703) 323-4079
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NOVACO Inc.

Minimum Age: 15
Minimum Age w/Adult: 12

9677 A Main St.
Fairfax, Virginia 22031
(703) 218-3984
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Pathway Homes, Inc.

Minimum Age: 13

10201 Fairfax Blvd., Suite 200
Fairfax, Virginia 22030
(703) 876-0390, x539
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Neighborhood and Community Services (NCS)-Project Sucess

Minimum Age: 13
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Vienna

American Cancer Society

Minimum Age: 13

124 Park Street, SE, Suite 100
Vienna, VA
(703) 938-5550
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Falls church

Inova Fairfax Hospital

Minimum Age: 15
Minimum Age w/Adult: 15

3300 Gallows Road
Falls Church, Virginia 22042
(703) 776-6824
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Asian Youth Empowerment Project

Minimum Age: 16
Minimum Age w/Adult: 16

6066 Leesburg Pike, Ste. 170
Falls Church, Virginia 22041
(703) 647-6495
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Northern Virginia AIDS Ministry (NOVAM)

Minimum Age: 16

803 W Broad Street, Suite 700
Falls Church, Virginia 22046
(703) 533-5505, x13
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Boat People SOS, Inc.

Minimum Age: 18
Minimum Age w/Adult: 14

6066 Leesburg Pike, Suite 100
Falls Church, Virginia 22041
(703) 538-2190
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Colvin Run Mill Historic Site

Minimum Age: 13
Minimum Age w/Adult: 11

10017 Colvin Run Road
Great Falls, Virginia 22066
(703) 759-2771
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Coptic Orphans

Minimum Age: 17

2579 Holly Manor Drive
Falls Church, Virginia 22043
(703) 641-8910
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Capital Caring

Minimum Age: 16
Minimum Age w/Adult: 16

2900 Telestar Ct.
Falls Church, Va 22042
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Shelter House, Inc. – Patrick Henry Shelter

Minimum Age: 14
Minimum Age w/Adult: 12

3080 Patrick Henry Drive
Falls Church, Virginia 22044
(703) 538-7105
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Goodwin House Bailey’s Crossroads

Minimum Age: 15

3440 S. Jefferson Street
Falls Church, Virginia 22043
(703) 578-7671
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Neighborhood and Community Services (NCS)-Project Sucess

Minimum Age: 13
www.fairfaxcounty.gov/ncs

Herndon

Chestnut Grove Cemetery

Minimum Age: 16
Minimum Age w/Adult: 13

831 Dranesville Road
Herndon, Virginia
(703) 435-3480
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Herndon Parks and Recreation Department

Minimum Age: 13
Minimum Age w/Adult: 10

814 Ferndale Avenue
Herndon, Virginia 20170
(703) 435 6800, x2134
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Herndon-Reston FISH, Inc.

Minimum Age: 12
Minimum Age w/Adult: 9

336 Victory Drive
Herndon, Virginia 20170
(703) 437-0600
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Mclean

Claude Moore Colonial Farm at Turkey Run

Minimum Age: 12

6310 Georgetown Pike
McLean, Virginia 22101
(703) 442-7557
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Treasure Shop

Minimum Age: 14

6246 Old Dominion Drive
Mclean, VA 22101
(703) 536-7467
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Oakton

Northern Virginia Family Service

Minimum Age: 16
Minimum Age w/Adult: 13

10455 White Granite Dr. Suite 100
Oakton, Virginia 22124
(703) 219-2193
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Neighborhood and Community Services (NCS)-Project Sucess
(703) 324-5504
www.fairfaxcounty.gov/ncs
Minimum Age: 13

Reston

Reston Association

Minimum Age: 13
Minimum Age w/Adult: 10

12001 Sunrise Valley Dr
Reston, VA 20191
(703) 435-7986
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Reston Interfaith, Inc.

Minimum Age: 14
Minimum Age w/Adult: 12

11150 Sunset Hills, Road, Suite 210
Reston, Virginia 20190
(571) 323-9565
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Neighborhood and Community Services (NCS)-Project Sucess
www.fairfaxcounty.gov/ncs
Minimum Age: 13

Manassas

SERVE, Inc.

Minimum Age: 16
Minimum Age w/Adult: 8

10056 Dean Drive, Manassas, VA 20110
Manassas, Virginia 20110
(703) 367-6725
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Great Falls

Neighbors International Foundation

Minimum Age: 14
Minimum Age w/Adult: 12

1146-D Walker Road
Great Falls, Virginia 22066
(703) 759-2102
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Others

Capital Area Food Bank
Minimum Age: 12

645 Taylor Street NE and 6833 Hill Park Drive
Washington, DC and Lorton, VA, DC 0
(202) 526-5344; (703) 541-3063
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Guitars Not Guns – Virginia

Minimum Age: 16
Minimum Age w/Adult: 14

11 locations across the region
(703) 644-1311
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