Join the movement. Be a change maker. Volunteer United. 

Trident United Way promotes a culture of volunteerism by engaging individual volunteers and corporate partners through valuable service opportunities. Volunteering is a great way to give back to your local community and create meaningful connections.

Signature Events

Days of Caring

Trident United Way’s Days of Caring is the largest community initiative in the area. We match nonprofit agencies and schools with volunteer teams that help advance their mission and build capacity—all while strengthening partnerships and fostering community volunteerism.

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Day of Action

Day of Action is a global day of service in partnership with United Way Worldwide that takes place on or around June 21st each year. Trident United Way coordinates service opportunities to benefit and support older adults (65+) in our Tri-County community. 

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Read Across America Day

Trident United Way's Read Across America Day is an annual celebration of reading with students in the Tri-County community! Volunteers are invited to visit participating classrooms at Title I elementary schools to read a book to students in grades CD-3rd.

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Year Round Volunteer Opportunities

Our year-round volunteer opportunities are intended for volunteers and groups to complete on their schedule and at their location. Contact volunteer@tuw.org with any questions.

Birthday in a Box


A fun and creative project assembling ready-made birthday celebrations for families in need.

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FoodShare Berkeley County

Volunteers are a vital part of FoodShare Berkeley County! Volunteers help ensure FoodShare is able to effectively serve our community.

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Seasonal Kit Assembly

Trident United Way handles the logistics and leads the activity for you! Projects can be completed when and where you choose.

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Skills-Based Volunteering

Skills-Based Volunteering utilizes your expertise to complete a project for a nonprofit organization they otherwise would not have the skillset or capacity to accomplish.

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Ready to get involved?

Corporate Opportunities

Trident United Way works with companies across the Tri-County region to develop volunteer engagement activities. Contact volunteer@tuw.org today to talk about how we can create a customized engagement plan that aligns with your corporate social responsibilities goal!

Individual and Group Opportunities

Visit our Volunteer Engagement Portalcheck out our most recent volunteer connections or email volunteer@tuw.org to be connected with an opportunity in one of our three focus areas: education, financial stability or health.

Interested in receiving monthly volunteer opportunities in your inbox? Sign up for our volunteer email list here!

For additional information, please contact volunteer@tuw.org.