SAFE Project’s Volunteer Program gives community members, families, friends, and others a tangible way to serve, contribute their skills and experiences to a meaningful cause, and to help overcome the opioid and addiction epidemic in the United States.
Ways to Get Involved
Become a SAFE Volunteer
Participate in the Pharmacy Challenge
No Shame Pledge
Meet Vinayak, a high school student educating his community on the importance of proper drug disposal, including the distribution of drug disposal pouches.
What does it mean to be a volunteer?
Current statistics show that volunteering not only helps the community, but also the volunteers themselves!
- Those who volunteer find they have a 27% higher chance of employment (SOURCE: Corporation for National and Community Service)
- More than 92% of human resource executives agree that contributing to a nonprofit can improve employees’ leadership skills. (SOURCE: 2016 Deloitte Impact Survey)
- People who regularly volunteered saw an 8.54% increase in mental well-being and a 4.3% decrease in depression. (SOURCE: BMC Public Health)