Holiday Volunteer Opportunities for Asheville and Buncombe County


Volunteer Safely + Support your Neighbors this Holiday Season

While the threat of COVID remains high and our collective safety is of the upmost importance, there are many ways we can still support our neighbors this holiday season.

  1. Thanksgiving Week Volunteering: Community organizations potentially needing volunteers in-person to help serve the community. Learn more HERE.
  2. Donate a Book through our annual Holiday Book Drive: Our Eighth Annual Holiday Book Drive runs through December 12. Give the gift of a book to a local student this holiday season. Make a donation at Barnes & Noble Asheville in-person or online HERE.
  3. Volunteer to Support Bountiful Cities Southside Community Garden's annual Fundraiser: Bountiful Cities is looking for volunteers to help support a community celebration and fundraiser for the Southside Community Garden. Learn more + Lend a Hand HERE.
  4. The Salvation Army Angel Tree: Salvation Army is seeking a few helping hands to support their Angel Tree, where the community can pick an angel off the tree to help meet the needs of a local child this holiday season. Lend a helping hand for two hours one afternoon this season. Sign up HERE for details.