Get Involved

Thinking of becoming a volunteer? Being involved in your community makes you a more responsible citizen. Give your time to a local organization or civic group that needs your help. Henry County will be better for it, and so will you!

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A Friend’s House

An emergency home for abused, abandoned, and neglected children.

Communities in Schools of Henry County

Partnering with Henry County schools to connect community resources to families and kids based on their needs.

Community Gardens of Henry County

Serving the residents of Henry County by providing educational resources and opportunities for gardeners, serving as a vital food source for the community’s needy families and seniors, preserving gardening skills and traditions, and being good stewards of the environment.

Connecting Henry

Identifying and connecting existing resources in the community for the purpose of developing and implementing programs that address challenges to families in Henry County.

Ferst Foundation of Henry County

Ensuring the availability of quality, free books in the home so that parents can read to their children.

Georgia Sheriff’s Association

To promote and further professionalize the Office of Sheriff in order to enhance public safety in Georgia communities.

Georgia’s Wounded Heroes

Services provided to police/deputies, firefighters, and members of the armed forces that reside in Georgia and were injured in the line of duty.

Hands of Hope Clinic

A partnership with volunteer doctors, nurses, medical, and administrative personnel to provide access to healthcare services for eligible patients.

Haven House

A domestic violence shelter and program serving victims of family violence in Henry, Jasper, Butts, and Lamar Counties.

Helping in His Name Ministries

The “food pantry.” An ecumenical organization that provides temporary emergency food to help people with legitimate needs.

Henry Arts Alliance

To sponsor and encourage cultural and educational activities throughout Henry County.

Henry Council for Quality Growth

Promoting the continued, balanced, and responsible growth of Henry County.

Henry County Cancer Services

An organization that provides resources and assistance to individuals and families struggling with the effects of cancer.

Henry County Chamber of Commerce

Henry County’s largest and most vibrant business network.

Henry County Fuller Center for Housing

A collaborative partnership to provide adequate shelter and improved housing for those in need.

Henry County Humane Society

To prevent neglect, abuse, cruelty and exploitation of animals and to assure their placement in safe and caring adoptive homes.

Henry County Senior Services

Enhancing the quality of life for Henry County senior adults through programs, services and activities that enrich the mind, body and spirit.

Homeless in Henry

A Facebook group dedicated to pooling community resources to help those that are temporarily or permanently homeless in Henry County.

Kiwanis Club of Henry County

A global organization of volunteers dedicated to changing the world, one child and once community at a time.

Leadership Henry

To prepare, involve, and sustain leaders from diverse backgrounds who are committed and competent to address community challenges and improve the quality of life in Henry County.

Main Street McDonough

To revitalize and strengthen the downtown historic commercial district of McDonough.

McDonough Arts

Creating and sustaining an artistic ambiance in McDonough, providing a dynamic showcase for the arts and multi-cultural expression, plus enhancing the economic base and livability of the community.

McDonough Junior Women’s Club

Empowering women to make a difference in Henry County with opportunities for socializing, service projects, and raising funds and awareness for worthy causes.

McDonough Lions Club

Working tirelessly to aid the blind and visually impaired, and raising funds to support other non-profit organizations.

Noah’s Ark Animal Sanctuary

An animal rescue sanctuary dedicated to bringing animals and children together with the purpose of providing unconditional love, unconditional service, and a future full of hope. Noah’s Ark has over 1,500 animals with 100 different species.

Praying for Paws

A non-profit rescue group helping abandoned and homeless dogs find forever homes in Henry County.

Pregnancy Resource Center

Provides pregnancy, unplanned pregnancy, delivery and prenatal care information, education, and services.

Prevent Child Abuse Henry County

Dedicated to preventing child abuse and neglect in all forms through public awareness, special events, and outreach programs.

Rotary of Henry County

To encourage and foster the ideal of community service as a basis of worthy enterprise.

Shining Light Ministries Recovery Home for Women

A twelve-step, Christian based, recovery home for women suffering from drug, alcohol, and related addictions.

Southern Crescent Habitat for Humanity

A local affiliate of Habitat for Humanity International, a nonprofit, ecumenical Christian ministry founded on the conviction that every man, woman, and child should have a decent, safe, and affordable place to live.

Winging Cat Rescue

Rescuing abandoned cats and kittens from high-kill shelters.