We depend on volunteers for many of our events and activities. Sign up to help below for a particular event, for a particular one-time volunteer need, or for a flexible or ongoing volunteer need.

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Love Wins

Bring food to our parking lot on an upcoming Friday morning event. Sign up here.

Urban Ministries Food Pantry
The food pantry is an integral part of services to Wake County families in need. They provide a week’s worth of groceries to more than 30,000 people each year. They are currently in need of cold and hot cereals, oatmeal, breakfast bars, canned meat and fish, canned pasta, and canned fruits.

Volunteers are needed on Fridays,10:15 am -12:15 pm to accept donations at the UUFR Action Lot. Please sign up to volunteer at  https://www.signupgenius.com/go/30e0f4aaeac2fab9-urban 

Contact Jude Oliveri Burde with questions.


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Help with the UUFR Furniture Bank

Open Volunteer Spots: Unlimited

UUFR has access to a commercial storage space and is now accepting donated furniture that can be used to help set up apartments for newly arrived refugees. There is an occasional need to make a pick up of larger items such as couches, dressers, … read more.

Support Intergenerational Events This Spring!

Open Volunteer Spots: Unlimited

Volunteers needed for a reception and celebration for and of our 2021 Graduating seniors following their Bridging Service in May. We’re looking for FIVE volunteers for to support our Family Ministry staff in planning and hosting. Sign up below!

Parking Lot Hosts

When: Sunday mornings, 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Where: UUFR Open Volunteer Spots: Unlimited

We begin drive in worship services on Sunday, March 7, and we need five parking lot hosts each Sunday to help greet, direct, and monitor participants. Click here to see a job description. 

Substitute Camera Operator

Open Volunteer Spots: Unlimited

Substitute Camera Operator needed occasional Sundays from 10:30-12:30.  Minimal tech skills required.  Please indicate interest below.

Denominational Justice Connections Team

Open Volunteer Spots: Unlimited

UUFR is forming a new Denominational Justice Connections team to coordinate our congregation’s participation in specific broader-UU justice initiatives, including UU Forward Together at the state level, UUs for Social Justice at the national level, and the UU Service Committee at the international level. Revs. … read more.

Volunteers needed for Wellspring

Open Volunteer Spots: Unlimited

Wellspring needs your help. We need volunteers to help with coordinating intergenerational events on Wednesday nights. If you like planning fun activities for all ages, please contact Margie Lynch.

Care Core Needs Meal Delivery Drivers

Open Volunteer Spots: Unlimited

The Care team is seeking volunteers to help deliver food to people in need, such as those who have had surgery or those who may need food delivered for different reasons. You can either purchase food already prepared or prepare a meal. We will try … read more.

Clothing Need

Open Volunteer Spots: Unlimited

If you have any outgrown clothing that would fit a 5-6 yr old boy, please donate them to the refugee family we are mentoring. He is in need of warm items to wear this winter. They can be dropped off in the action lot on … read more.

JavaScript Programmer

Open Volunteer Spots: Unlimited

Are you a Javascript programmer comfortable with making API requests? We could use a few hours of your time. Please contact Lewis ([email protected]) for details.

Cohort Parent Volunteers

When: Ongoing Where: Virtual (until it is safe to be together) Open Volunteer Spots: Unlimited

Want to support our devoted weekly cohort meeting leaders and/or help shepherd the families with kids in a particular cohort? We are seeking parents to assist as second adults/administrators in virtual meetings and to help us with other efforts connecting families with kids in each … read more.


For more information about volunteering at UUFR or to have a volunteer opportunity posted, contact Annie at [email protected]