Making a difference in Jones County
The Jones County Volunteer Center’s (JCVC) mission is to engage people of all ages in volunteer services to meet critical community needs that impact and benefit citizens of Jones County while providing a high quality experience that will enrich the life of the volunteer. JCVC provides meaningful experiences for all volunteers.
Volunteers help with the following direct service programs in Jones County:
Elderly Outreach Assisted Transportation Program
Volunteers provide extra assistance to senior clients by transporting them to non-emergency medical appointments outside of Jones County.
Senior Health Insurance Information Program (SHIIP)
Volunteers provide free counseling on Medicare and Medicaid, saving Jones County seniors time and money.
Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program
Trained and certified volunteers provide free tax preparation for individuals and families with annual income less than $53,000.
Jones County Food Bank Assistance
Volunteers assist families visiting Jones County food pantries.
Day of Caring
JCVC hosts events throughout the year to provide community members opportunity to volunteer and give back to their communities. Events include (but are not limited to) MLK JR Day, National Day of Caring in May, Patriot Day. If any social group or business team would like an opportunity to give back to their community, we'd be happy to help arrange the set up!