You Can Make A Difference Here.

It's Easy to Make a Difference in Lou.

If impacting your community matters to you, Louisville is a place where you can shine. Large or small, Louisville has endless opportunities to get involved through volunteering, service on local boards, community service, and nonprofit work. 

Help yourself while helping others.

Why are people in Greater Louisville so happy? Because they give back! Louisville is a place where you can immediately make a positive impact. No matter what your passion is, or what you do best, we have opportunities for you to volunteer as an individual, as a family, as coworkers, and beyond.  

Join a Board

Serve and impact your community.

If you want to take your volunteerism to the next step, Greater Louisville makes it easy for you. You can match your passions to the local boards that are most in need and easily connect with nonprofits that will welcome you sharing your time, talent, and treasure.  

Civic Involvement

Be the change you want to see in the world.

Greater Louisville was named a Compassionate City because our residents love to give back. Our mission is to champion and nurture the growth of compassion, and we do it every day. From the Mayor’s Give-a-Day Week to the Interfaith Paths to Peace to Metro United Way, there is no shortage of opportunities for you to truly make an impact in our community. 


Make life-long connections.

As a place with a big-city industry that’s paired with the warmth of a small town, it’s easy to get connected in any professional field in Greater Louisville. For young professionals, there’s the Young Professional Association of Louisville (YPAL), but we’ve also got the second-largest Creative Mornings group in the nation, and a whole host of other fun groups for you to connect with. 

Find a Job in Lou

Whatever you want to do, you can do it here.

Convinced yet? If you’re looking for a change of desk scenery, check out our Louisville-only job board. You can search for full-time, part-time, temporary, and startup jobs as well as internships.