Help Out

  • Athens, GA

    Disabled American Veterans Network

    Seeking volunteers to drive VA furnished vehicles to transport vets living with disabilities to local clinics and Augusta hospitals. Weekdays, 8 a.m.–5 p.m., once or twice a month. Call Roger, 706-202-0587

  • HandsOn Northeast Georgia

    (Athens, GA) HandsOn NEGA is a project of Community Connection of Northeast Georgia that assists volunteers in finding flexible service opportunities at various organizations. Over 130 local agencies seek help with ongoing projects and special short-term events. Visit the website for a calendar and to register.

  • Litter Index Survey

    The Keep Athens-Clarke County Beautiful Litter Index is a simple survey for citizens to provide input on the litter they see in their community. Print a copy of the survey from the website. Surveys accepted until July 19.

  • ACC Library

    Book Donations

    Donate gently used books to The Friends of the Athens-Clarke County Library's annual fundraising summer book sale, which will be held Aug. 13–15. 706-613-3650


    (ACC Animal Control) publicizes dogs and cats available for adoption or rescue at the ACC Animal Control. Volunteers play with the animals and help socialize them. Photographers and writers are needed to visit the shelter to take pictures and write stories for the available animals. 706-613-3540,