Volunteer Events January — April VITA Help working Rhode Islanders prepare their taxes. No prior tax expertise necessary. April Literacy United Spend April vacation together while helping encourage local children to read at home. April — June Children's Book Drive Join other Rhode Islanders in collecting and donating books from April through June. June Day of Action Help sort, label, and pack the books collected during UWRI's annual Children's Book Drive. November Family Volunteer Day Every year, on the Saturday before Thanksgiving, families around the country volunteer. Upcoming More Opportunities Here are even more opportunities to volunteer with United Way of Rhode Island.