"The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service to others."

RSVP connects older adults with meaningful volunteer opportunities within their community. Whether you would like to learn a new skill, teach a skill, or share a talent, RSVP has an opportunity for you.

Retired and Senior Volunteer Program

RSVP is funded by the Corporation for National and Community Service, United Way of Central Alabama, and other state and local grants.

If you are 55 and older become an RSVP Volunteer and be the change you wish to see!

RSVP-An Invitation to Serve

  • RSVP Volunteers have flexibility in their schedules, what types of opportunities they would like to participate in (short-term project or long-term assignment), and where they would like to volunteer


  • ​RSVP Volunteers are a part of a larger network of volunteers that together provide over 200,000 hours of community service to Blount, Jefferson, Shelby, and Walker Counties each year.  



  • Volunteers can elect to volunteer in their homes or in a variety of community settings.


  • ​Each volunteer opportunity is tailored to fit the strengths and the needs of the volunteer.



  • Volunteer benefits range from free supplemental accident insurance (while volunteering) to recognition events and Presidential Awards

Retired and Senior Volunteer Program Staff


LaRue Lockhart, RSVP Director

laruel@positivematurity.org


Juanita Macon, Jefferson Co. RSVP Coordinator

juanitam@positivematurity.org


Tammy McGee, Walker Co. RSVP Coordinator

tammym@positivematurity.org


Johnna Pannell, Blount Co. RSVP Coordinator

johnnap@positivematurity.org


Marvin Copes, Shelby Co. RSVP Coordinator

marvinc@positivematurity.org


PJ Vining, RSVP Data Entry Coordinator

pjv@positivematurity.org

Contact an RSVP staff member in your area for more information

Positive Maturity, Inc.