Volunteer

Thanks for your interest in volunteering for the North Carolina Lions, Inc. The North Carolina Lions, Inc. (NCLI) is a 501 (c) 3 nonprofit organization established in 1934. As the official charitable organization for the Lions Clubs of North Carolina, NCLI works closely with North Carolina Lions and community members to meet the needs of persons with blindness and visual impairment in our state. NCLI operates and supports a number of programs, such as Camp Dogwood for the Blind and Visually Impaired, support and mobility canes distribution, low vision aids distribution, the Mobile Screening Unit for vision and hearing, clinical eye research and much more. The work of the North Carolina Lions is focused on three primary areas: services and programs for persons with blindness and visual impairment, for the prevention and treatment of vision loss, and to provide aid to our North Carolina citizens.

Our Vision and Mission for Volunteering

Volunteering is a great way to share your enthusiasm, skills and ideas while having fun and meeting like-minded people. By volunteering for the North Carolina Lions, Inc. you will be making a positive contribution to the Visually Impaired Community in North Carolina. Volunteers are vital to our work.

Volunteer Opportunities

Camp Dogwood for the Blind & Visually Impaired
See the 21st Century Mobile Screening Unit
Deaf Blind Retreat
Recycling Program
Maintenance & Landscaping Projects

How to Volunteer

If you are interested in becoming a volunteer please fill out the interest form. A member of our team will get in touch with more information on specific opportunities and we can decide together which option best matches your interests and time availability. Your help will be greatly appreciated and really will make a difference

Orientation and Training

We will provide an orientation and any needed training.

  • Information about North Carolina Lions, Inc.
  • Our Vision, Mission and Future Plans
  • Information about our Programs and Services
  • The Role of a Volunteer
  • Tour of our Facilities

If you are interested in an internship, please notate that information in the Volunteer Interest Form and we will be in touch with you soon.

Volunteer Application

May we contact you during the year if a volunteer need arises?
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Would you like to volunteer on a one-time or recurring basis?
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Would you like to receive our monthly Brighter Visions newsletter?
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