The time you give to individuals and non-profits can make a huge impact in our community.  

Whether you have one hour or one day, we have a variety of ways for you to volunteer.  Volunteer opportunities span United Way of North Central Oklahoma areas of focus and impact: health, education, financial stability and life-enhancing.  What are you passionate about?  How do you want to make a difference?  No matter the amount of time, your volunteerism is supporting your neighbors and improving Kay County.  

Research shows that individuals who volunteer in their community are happier and more satisfied with their lives, and companies and businesses that incorporate volunteerism in the workplace consistently report higher levels of employee satisfaction, morale, and team effectiveness. 

United Way of North Central Oklahoma's volunteers are the cornerstone of our operations, with community members executing crucial processes and assisting the community throughout the year.

Get Involved


Ponca City Opportunities

United Way of North Central Oklahoma

580-765-2476--205 N 2nd St., Ponca City, OK 74601

Day of Caring Projects --- Day of Caring Volunteer Registration | United Way of North Central Oklahoma (uwnco.org)

Food Drive

and more!  Just give us a call


New Emergency Resource Agency (NERA)

580-765-5372 | 112 S 1st St, Ponca City, OK


Help organize and stock the food pantry 

Thanks for following this link to sign up now: https://signup.com/go/MKWoOdx  


The Mission


Help prepare meals to clients. Contact The Mission for more information on volunteering. 

Friendship Feast @ First Christian Church

580-763-2633 | 210 N 5th St., Ponca City, OK

Help prepare meals for community meal, help serve meals. 

Meals on Wheels 


Help prepare meals for Senior/Elders 65+ regardless of income, injured or surgery recovery individuals.  

Retired Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP)

(United Way program)

580-762-9412 | 445 Fairview Ave. #101, Ponca City, OK 

Mon-Fri 8:30-4:30

Delivery for Meals for shut-ins

Albright United Methodist Church

580-765-6432 | 128 S Palm Ponca City, OK 

Help organize and stock the food pantry.

First Lutheran Church- Food Pantry

580-762-1111 | 1101 N 4th St., Ponca City, OK

Help organize and stock the food pantry.


Northern Oklahoma Humane Society

(580)767-8877 | 900 W. Prospect Ave, Ponca City, OK

Reuniting lost pets with their owners, finding homes for abandoned cats and dogs, providing low-cost spay/neuter services. 

My Favorite Things

(580)767-0728 | 207 E Grand Ave, Ponca City, OK

Sort donations and organize donations on the shelves. 

Caboose Thrift Shop

(580) 765-5897 | 110 S 1st St, Ponca City, OK

Sort donations and organize donations on the shelves. 

Community Care Auto Repair



Girl Scouts of Eastern Oklahoma

918-745-5264 | 811 E Grand Ave, Ponca City, OK 

Become a troop leader or assist with a program to help girls grow confident and strong!

NOTE: Girl Scouts does not accept volunteers under 18 years old or offer hours for court-ordered community service.

Marland's Place



Volunteer to watch Children during foster parent training. 

Retired Senior Volunteer Program- RSVP

580-762-9412 | 445 Fairview Ave. Suite 101 & 102

55 and older

Volunteers deliver meals, transport to medical appointments, build ramps, tutor students at Lincoln Elementary & Liberty Elementary. 

Hospice of North Central Oklahoma

580-762-9102 | 445 Fairview Ave, Ponca City, OK




Ponca City Noon Lions Club

poncacitynoonlionsclub@gmail.com -- (562)843-9743

Ponca City Rotary



Ponca City Trailblazers Rotary Club


Charity Angel Ambucs




Ponca City After Five Lions Club


Ponca City Main Street

580-763-8082 --- 400 E Grand, Suite 201 G, Ponca City, OK 


Goblins on Grand

Ponca City Main Street: Goblins on Grand 2023 (signupgenius.com)


Ice on the Plaza -sign-up your non-profits and sell things at IOTP for a fundraiser.


Tonkawa Opportunities

Tonkawa Fishes and Loaves Food Pantry

405-880-2712 | 410 E. Grand Tonkawa, OK

Help process donations, assist with food pantry &

help organize and stock pantry. 

Blackwell Opportunities

Good Buy Shoppe

580-363-2124 | 115 S. Main St., Blackwell, OK

Associated Charities 

(580)363-1290 | 212 E Bridge Ave, Blackwell, OK

Help organize and stock the food pantry. 

Newkirk Opportunities

Newkirk Main Street

116 N Main St., Newkirk, OK