Volunteer for Van Andel Institute

Volunteer Opportunities

Van Andel Institute (VAI) is an exciting organization at the forefront of biomedical research and science education. Support our mission by volunteering for the Institute! You can register to be a volunteer by clicking here.

Want more information? Learn more about volunteering at VAI by contacting the Development department at dcm@vai.org.

Be a Purple Community volunteer!

Purple Community is Van Andel Institute’s grassroots community awareness and fundraising program that connects individuals, schools, teams, and businesses to the resources needed to join the fight against cancer and neurodegenerative diseases. When you fundraise through Purple Community, your efforts go farther. Thanks to a generous endowment from Jay and Betty Van Andel, every dollar of every donation goes directly to the cause – that’s 100% HOPE! Find out more about Purple Community by visiting purplecommunity.vai.org.






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One hundred percent of your donation goes directly into Van Andel Institute’s research laboratories and science education programs.
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