Postings are updated as soon as we receive them from our community partners so, please check back here regularly for new opportunities that will fit your schedule.

Note:  The service opportunities below are made available by our partners and are subject to the partners’ discretion and availability therefore listings here do not guarantee placement at the volunteer event. Please confirm your sign-up, in advance,with the community partners’ designated contact.


MSUB Wine & Food Fest

Wine and Food Fest

Volunteers are needed to help with the annual Wine and Food Fest!

WFF takes place on Saturday, May 20th, 2023 at MetraPark Montana Pavilion.

Volunteer positions include Wine Pourers, Food Servers and more!

Food is provided during your shift from 3PM-9PM

Click the image to sign-up.

Please contact Kelly Shrock for more information at:

Animal Welfare



Volunteers are needed to help care for animals. Our shelter relies on the generosity of our volunteers to clean the enclosures, keep each animal healthy and socialized. Give us a call today if you’d like to spend some time helping out the animals. Call us at (406) 208-2454.


Please join us on Saturday March 18th, 2023 from 1PM-4PM at Pioneer Park in the Zimmerman Center for our Animal Photoshoot! Have fun with our dogs and cates while they get their picture taken. To sign up Call Sandy Price at (406) 208-2454. Let her know you are an MSUB Student!

Zoo Montana

Zoo Montana

Do you love the Zoo? Would you like to help make a difference? ZooMontana is powered by committed, enthusiastic volunteers who work side by side with our staff in roles of all kinds to deliver strong customer service and behind the scenes support to create a welcoming and educational environment for our guests of all ages.

We will match your time commitment, talents, and interests with the Zoo’s needs to find the perfect fit. Time commitments varies from regular, ongoing volunteers who serve 2-4 days per month to a per-event basis for community and corporate volunteers. 

For more information on becoming a ZooVolunteer, contact our Volunteer Coordinator, Loran, at 406-652-8100 ext. 220, or email

Arts & Culture

Renaissance Festival

Montana Renaissance Festival

Come have some fun and volunteer at the Montana Renaissance Festival in Red Lodge. June 3rd & 4th. Volunteers get a free weekend pass after completeing a 4 hour shift (good for two adults and two kids)


Volunteers needed for Setup, teardown, servers, parking attendants, etc.


For more information or to sign up contact:

Or click the image!

Moss Mansion

Volunteer at Moss Mansion works on preservation project
Volunteers at the Moss Mansion will participate with staff and crucial, tenured volunteers to assist in various ways. You may volunteer as a docent and site historian to share the history of this historic house museum; visitor services; in the archives or special projects such as with curatorial and education topics; behind-the-scenes event assistance, mansion preservation, andfacility maintenance; or garden and groundskeeping. Apply online to beginning training for your volunteer position.

Yellowstone Art Museum

yellowstone art museum exterior
Volunteers play an integral role at the Yellowstone Art Museum, participating with the staff in carrying out  special events, Art Auctions, organizing curatorial archives, docent tasks, and more. Apply online to get involved.

Civic Engagment

406 Pride

406 pride resource center

Volunteers are needed to staff the Resource Center, for LGBTQ+ community building, on Wednesdays, Fridays, and Saturdays and/or to participate on the 406 Pride committee (no prior experience needed, as training will be provided).

Forward Montana

Volunteer at Forward Montana

Volunteer to register and turn out young Montanans to vote. Sign up to join our team of clipboard-wielding democracy enthusiasts today. Sign-up online to volunteer.

Disability Services

Eagle Mount of Billings

Eagle mount volunteer assists a child with a disability in recreation activity
This invaluable nonprofit organization provides therapeutic adaptive recreation for individuals with disabilities. Volunteers are paired with an Eagle Mount participant to encourage them to step outside of their comfort zones, ensuring their safety throughout the activity, and coaching them in new skills. Volunteer for the Summer Camps happening now! Sign-up online to volunteer.


Success Mentor and CARE Academy / Discover Zone

Help children succeed for as little as one hour a week. Become a success mentor or CARE academy/discover zone volunteer. Success Mentors promote regular, on-time attendance and other habits of student success with one-on-one weekly sessions. CARE Academy/Discover Zone volunteers Share an interest and teach a skill to small groups during afterschool programming. Contact us to make a difference. For more volunteer opportunities visit:

Volunteer with United Way of Yellowstone County programs Success Mentor and CARE Academy / Discover Zone to help children success in school.

For more information & to apply for the Success Mentor position, please contact Maia Dickerson, Community Impact Coordinator at UWYC (406) 272-8506.


Montana Audubon

volunteer at montana audubon
Montana Audubon is a great place for you to get involved in the environment and land conservation. Volunteers participate with the land stewards, education, and behind the scenes needs of Montana Audubon Center to support its overall mission. Sign-up online to volunteer. Interested in an internship in outdoor and environmental education programs, beyond volunteerism? That is available as well! Simply apply online for an internship (bottom of the page).

Songbird Community Garden

Songbird Community Garden aerial photo
The Songbird Community Garden was established to benefit local residents, nonprofit, and food banks for fresh produce needs. Volunteers are needed for mulching the pathways and common areas around garden, some weeding, and orchard maintenance. Water and snacks are provided. Contact Cynthia Jessee at (406) 208-6422 to get involved.

Health Care

Vitalant Blood Drives

Blood Drive
Blood donations can save people's lives. Learn how blood donations help, what to expect, and book your appointment today.

Compassus Hospice

hospice volunteer visits with elderly woman on a porch
Whether serving behind the scenes at the office or one-on-one with a family, you'll be part of a volunteer team helping others navigate life's closing chapter.” Students studying not only health care but also psychology, sociology, art, and music may also have talents that can benefit this population of the Billings community in their time of need for compassionate care.  Email Diane Bushey, Volunteer Coordinator, to confirm your volunteer position.

St. John’s United Clinical Laboratory

Laboratory technician wearing protective clothing works in clinic setting.

Gain clinical experience by volunteering in St. John’s United COVID testing laboratory! Flexible shifts are available between 8am and 5pm Monday through Friday. Volunteers will serve as assistant and secretarial support to the Clinical Laboratory Scientist. Duties include: answering phones, assisting with vaccine clinics, and data entry. Volunteers may also assist with processing BINEX and PCR tests. Please call 655-7727 or email for more information.

Vulnerable Groups

Yellowstone Boys & Girls Ranch

Volunteer at Yellowstone Boys and Girls Ranch

Volunteers will work on ranch "housekeeping" tasks to assist with running the facilities to support the community and education of participants at the YBGR. Volunteers will work along side the youth admitted at the ranch, providing meaningful interaction and socialization with these individuals. Contact Jasmine Hansen at (406) 655-2125 to schedule your volunteer opportunity.

St. John's United

st johns volunteers assist with enrichment activity where elders painted with acrylic paints on canvas

St. John's United needs volunteers to interact 1-on-1 with At Home Members in meaningful enrichment companion visits and activities.

Additional opportunities include business, finance, accounting, and administration opportunities within the St. John's United Foundation. Contact Raschelle Adams at (406) 655-7785 for further information.