Volunteer | Children First



Children First provides high quality services to Sarasota County’s most vulnerable children and families.

You can lend a helping hand in any of the following ways:

Remote Volunteering - Create something special at home for our program/students, quilting, sewing, how to video’s, read a story video, make pantry meals videos, make books, small gardens, and share your creativity.
Babies Rock Volunteer - Rock, hold, feed infants.
Teacher's Pet Volunteer - Aid our teachers in all aspects of the learning environment.
Office Buddy - Help various departments with office/computer tasks.
KitchenAide - To assist our Kitchen Staff during breakfast, lunch or snack time.
FUNdraising - Join a committee or volunteer to help our at our signature FUNdraising events.
Families First Initiative - Assist with childcare during after school and weekend hours.
Multilingual Volunteer - Work with children, families and staff in different languages.
Special Events - Participate in special activities like gardening, singing, dancing or reading!

We also have opportunities to volunteer on committees, at fundraising events, and so much more!

Interested? Contact our Volunteer Coordinator, Jean Ward, via email at or by calling 941-953-3877 ext. 1129.

Every second you give back to the children and families of Children First means more than you can ever imagine. Thank you in advance for your support!

To become a Children First volunteer, please click the link below:

Volunteer Inquiry Form

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