Here are some wonderful local organizations that are worth giving up some of your time for:
Johnson’s Backyard Garden – You can work for your share of veggies. RSVP since spots fill up fast.
Austin Parks Foundation – Be sure to check into one of their biggest events, “It’s My Park Day”. There are close to a hundred different projects to get involved in throughout the city.
Austin Zoo & Sanctuary – Check them out if you are over 18 yrs. old and want to help care for animals. You can sponsor an animal as well.
Travis Audubon Society – They are a small group but they make a big impact on the environment; for us and for the birds!
VolunteerMatch – Enter in your location and your interests in the search box. The site will match you up with different volunteer opportunities from the local food bank to mentoring kids.