Family Fun Series
May 5-6. Help children create art projects and with clean up. Volunteer T-shirts will be provided. 9:45 a.m.-1:15 p.m. at various locations through Young At Art Children's Museum. 954-424-0085 or email Volunteers@youngatartmuseum.org.
Friends Ranch Clean-Up
May 6 and 12. Help with the maintenance of this horse rescue facility. Duties include filling drinking water buckets, sweeping out stalls and loading hay and debris onto spreaders. 16 p.m. 19801 Sheridan St., Pembroke Pines. 954-916-9847.
Family Promise of South Palm Beach County Teen Committee
May 12. All teens are welcome to join this nonprofit interfaith committee and work on events, including the Steps of Promise walkathon in November 2012. The group focuses on aiding children and families who are temporarily homeless. 1 p.m., 260 House St., Gregory's Episcopal Church, 100 NE Mizner Blvd., Boca Raton. 561-395-8285.
Environment Day at Markham Park's Nursery
May 12. Come plant, transport items, cleanup and unload plant at the park. Wear comfortable clothing, sneakers and sunscreen. Bring drinking water and gloves. 8:30 a.m.noon, 16001 W. State Road 84, Sunrise. 954-389-2000.
A Child Is Missing
Ongoing. This non-profit organization seeks volunteers on a part-time basis or to assist at special events. 500 S.E. 17th St., Fort Lauderdale. 954-763-1288 or visit Achildismissing.org.
Jack & Jill Children's Center
Wanted: Energetic volunteers, 14 and older, who enjoy children. 1315 W. Broward Blvd., Fort Lauderdale. 954-463-8772 or Jackandjillcenter.org. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Museum of Discovery & Science
Ongoing. The museum needs volunteers to interact with visitors. 1-5 p.m. Monday-Friday, 401 SW Second St., Fort Lauderdale. Contact 954-713-0921. email@example.com
Community Cleanup at Washington Park
May 19. Wear closed-toe shoes. 8a.m.noon, Lafayette Hart Park, 2851 NW Eighth Road, Fort Lauderdale. 954-791-1050.
Teen Volunteer Summer Sign Up
May 19. Volunteer to work at the library June through August. Must be able to attend a mandatory orientation on Saturday, June 2. 1011a.m., West Regional Library, 8601 W. Broward Blvd., Plantation. 954-382-5860 ext.226.
Teen Volunteer Orientation
May 26. Find volunteer opportunities at this orientation. Students must bring a completed application package and school picture ID to meeting. Call 954-201-2626. 12:30-2 p.m., 1100 Coconut Creek Blvd., Coconut Creek.
Broward Outreach Center
Volunteers needed at this homeless assistance center with locations in Hollywood and Pompano Beach. 2056 Scott St., Hollywood. 954-926-7417. 1700 Blount Road, Pompano Beach. 954-979-6365.
Keep Broward Beautiful Beach Sweep
June 12, July 10. Clean up the beach and earn community hours. Volunteers must wear proper cleanup attire with close-toed shoes. 9 a.m.-noon, at various locations. Email Litterprevention@broward.org or visit Miasf.org
Ronald McDonald House of Fort Lauderdale
Ongoing. Join this organization to get involved in an array of volunteer efforts. Download an application at Rmhcsouthflorida.org and email it to Stacy@rmhcsouthflorida.org. 15 SE 15th St., Fort Lauderdale.