Disability Awareness and Education

A Touch of Understanding is a local organization with a mission to encourage acceptance and respect for all individuals and to minimize the discrimination, bullying, and misunderstanding experienced by children and adults who are perceived as different for any reason, but especially for those with disabilities.  Join their team of volunteer instructors who travel to schools across the county, bringing a hands-on disability-awareness program to students.

Volunteers are needed on a regular basis on Wednesdays, Thursdays, or Fridays; the time of day is flexible according to the presentations scheduled, but the commitment is 3 hours once per week or per month.  Volunteers assist local elementary and high school students with program activities that educate and provide tools for conversation and understanding.




Help in the American Heart Association office!

The American Heart Association is looking for a reliable and consistent volunteer to help in the office 2 days a week for 4 hours each day. This volunteer must be age 16+ and have a professional attitude, as they will be attending to visitors, answering the phone, assisting with inquiries, and helping with other clerical work as needed.

2007 O Street
SacramentoCA  




Promote heart health with the American Heart Association

The American Heart Association is looking for positive volunteers to pass out literature and promote AHA events at local health fairs. Fairs are typically 3-4 hours each. Sign up to find out about upcoming opportunities in your area.




Flexible River Projects

American River Parkway Foundation has volunteer projects available for large groups on a flexible basis.  Projects can be tailored to any group, including clean ups, gardening projects, park and trail maintenance, and many other options.  Contact Team Giving if you have a large group interested in working along the river.




Garden Clean Up

Chicks in Crisis has a food garden and a healing garden that are in need of maintenance.  Weeding, fixing and/or building planters, pruning, putting in new plants, etc.,  Great for a small-to-medium sized group this spring!  Schedule is flexible.




Data Entry to Reduce Youth Substance Abuse

The Coalition for Placer Youth is a group of parents, educators, community leaders, and volunteers who come together to help prevent and reduce substance abuse among youth in Placer County. They provide information, resources, and education to help raise awareness and offer simple solutions to both parents and youth. They are looking for a volunteer to help with data entry approximately 2 hours/week. Once trained, the volunteer will be able to do this work for home if they have access to internet and a computer. Sign up today to get in touch!




Wildlife Rescue Center - Various Duties

Gold Country Wildlife Rescue is a non-profit, volunteer organization, dedicated to the rescue, rehabilitation, and release of injured and orphaned wildlife.  Each year their trained volunteers help thousands of injured birds and mammals return to the wild.  This organization has many volunteer opportunities available for animal lovers: front desk assistance, animal care, animal transportation, emergency animal rescue, educational outreach in schools, and special events.  Sign up to learn how you can support this organization!

11251 B Ave. | Auburn, CA 95603




Solar Panel Installation

GRID Alternatives is a non-profit that installs solar paneling for low-income home-owners and non-profits who have qualifying buildings FREE of cost!  Volunteers are not required to have previous experience, but are required to attend a short orientation as a way to recieve technical training on solar installation (Age 18+). Installs are 8 hours lead by a licensed solar installer, and after doing orientation a volunteer can sign up to join an install as often or as infrequently as they desire, Monday-Friday all around the Sacramento region.  A certification is also available, ask for further details!




Assistant Program Coordinator

This is an ongoing need at KidsFirst in Auburn.
Looking for a volunteer to assist program coordinator 2.5 hours a day Monday -Wednesday.

KidsFirst
Auburn  




Office Staff Assistance

This is an ongoing need at KidsFirst in Auburn.
Looking for a volunteer to assist in office Thursday's and Friday's mornings or afternoons.

KidsFirst
Auburn  




The Lighthouse Family Resource Center needs painting!

Lincoln's Lighthouse Family Resource Center works to strengthen families and improve the well-being of residents of Placer County by providing counseling, education, and easy access to community based resources. As they work with many families in our region, their offices see a lot of traffic, and need some TLC! Over the next year, they would like to paint every office within their building. A small group can take just one or two rooms on as a project, or a larger group can work to complete it all! Sign up to schedule a way for your group to take part in this project!

427 A Street, Suite 400
LincolnCA  95648




Repair an Old Schoolhouse!

The Long Valley Community Hall was originally built as a one-room school house in Newcastle, CA, just outside of Auburn. Years ago it fell into an unfortunate state of disrepair, but a community group came together to form a non-profit in 2010 and have been steadily been making repairs. Now a usable building available for community events, wedding receptions, and group meetings, they still have more work to do. This is a perfect project, with a wide range of tasks to choose from, including painting and more specialized demolition projects.

2008 Rattlesnake Rd.
NewcastleCA  




Nature Center Docent

The Placer Nature Center shares a 60-acre site with the California Conservation Corps, with the mission to deliver community-based, volunteer-supported environmental education programs to children, families, schools, and community groups.  This organization is dedicated to serving the residents of Placer and Nevada Counties, and depends entirely on volunteer support.  Docents are needed during the weekdays as well as on Saturdays to offer information regarding the center and environment, host birthday parties, lead hikes, deliever curriculum to school groups, etc.,  Sign up to learn more about scheduling!

3700 Christian Valley Rd
AuburnCA  




Do you have a passion for STEM learning or museum education?

The Powerhouse Science Center is looking for volunteers age 16+ on the weekends to help with their Public Programs team! This incredible organization offers hands-on learning experiences throughout the entire year, and depends heavily on volunteers in order to make science and technology fun and accessible to all. You do not need to be a scientist to sign up, all they ask is that you are excited to inspire tomorrow's scientists today!

3615 Auburn Blvd.
SacramentoCA  95821




Explore the engineering design process as a lab volunteer!

The Powerhouse Science Center is looking for volunteers age 16+ in the afternoons or on weekends to map-out, build, and test a prototype solution to a given design challenge! You do not need to be a scientist or engineer to sign up, all they ask is that you are excited to inspire tomorrow's scientists today! Volunteers in this position have fun engaging families with the engineering and innovation process, learning there is no single "right" answer in engineering. Volunteers act as "guides on the side," giving visitors hints and assistance as necessary.

3615 Auburn Blvd.
SacramentoCA  95821




Inspire future astronauts as a Flight Assistant!

The Powerhouse Science Center is looking for volunteers age 21+ M-F for either morning or afternoon shifts to help with their Challenger Flight Program! This incredible organization offers hands-on learning experiences throughout the entire year, and depends heavily on volunteers in order to make science and technology fun and accessible to all. As a Flight Assistant, you will help the Flight Director take elementary-aged students on the adventure of a lifetime as the crew of a space mission. Working Mission Control or in the Space Shuttle, you advice and assist students in their jobs, helping your group to complete their mission and return to earth safely!

3615 Auburn Blvd.
SacramentoCA  95821




Be a "buddy" for youth soccer players with special needs!

Middle & High School students can volunteer to be "buddies" with Placer Youth Soccer League's TOP Soccer program for young athletes with special needs. TOP Soccer provides a safe and active environment for players who are challenged by the demands of traditional soccer while offering an enriching experience for youth volunteers. As a buddy, volunteers encourage, mentor, and guide the soccer players. Spring season will run in April & May, please sign up to get started!




Maker's Space

ReCreate is committed to reducing waste in our community—and inspiring others to do the same—through art, education, and imagination.  They have a "Maker's Space" where they hold classes and workshops, and would really like to update it.  They would like 3-5 Flip-Top benches built and perhaps some shelving put up.  This is great for a group who wants to work with their hands to build something new that will make a lasting impact on a great organization.

8417 Washington Blvd. #135
RosevilleCA  95678




Food Delivery Assistance

River City Food Bank needs a volunteer to join their delivery driver while he picks up donations from local grocery stores each morning.  Sign up for any day Monday-Friday from 7am-11am.  Available for 1-time or for recurring help.  Must be able to lift up to 40 lbs.




Help in a cooking class!

River City Food Bank hosts 4-week cooking classes regularly to teach the community about how to prepare nutritious meals.  They need knowledgeable volunteers to help (schedule is flexible), commitment is to 4 2-hour classes.




Most Important Meals for Seniors (MIMs)

While most of the community is able to receive their food distribution at the food bank itself, many senior citizens who are food insecure are not able to transport themselves to the facility.  "MIMS" or "Most Important Meals for Seniors" are packed every Tuesday 3pm - 5pm and delivered to homes later during the week.  This would be for individual volunteers or groups of up to 5 people.  One-time or regular assistance needed.




Youth Program Volunteers

Roseville Police Activities League (RPAL) is a youth-mentoring and community outreach program that provides safe and supervised environments for recreational, athletic, social, educational, and cultural activities.  Volunteers are needed 1-2 days/week for approximately 2 hours, according to volunteer scheduling needs.  Come offer homework help, teach kids crafts or other skills, and otherwise invest your time in our local youth!




K-3 Literacy Helpers

The Sacramento Chinese Community Center holds an after school program in Elk Grove and is looking for literacy helpers for students K-3rd grade.  Volunteers help 2-4 hours each week, and commit to serving the entire 9 month school year.




Connect the LGBT community to local resources at the Sac Center

The Sacramento LGBT Center is looking for volunteers to come in for 3 hours/week to help in their Community Resources department, connecting the community with LGBT affirming resources. Shifts are 12pm-3pm or 3pm-6pm, available MWF or on weekends (6 month minimum commitment). Sign up for more details!

1927 L Street
SacramentoCA  95811




LGBT Youth Outreach & Support

The Sacramento LGBT Center is looking for volunteers age 18-29 to work with youth. Volunteers are needed for 3 hours weekly, almost any day of the week (6 month minimum commitment). Shifts available: 12pm - 3pm, 3pm - 6pm. Sign up for more details!

1927 L Street
SacramentoCA  95811




Provide respite care to the homeless with the Sacramento LGBT Center

The Sacramento LGBT Center is looking for volunteers to join their respite team! Volunteers are needed for 3 hours weekly on Tuesdays or Saturdays to provide food, showers, and other resources to the homeless. Assist with set up, clean up, making food, and working personally with clients to get services. Shifts available: 11am-2pm, 1pm-4pm, 3pm-6pm. Sign up for more details!

1927 L Street
SacramentoCA  95811




Support the Sacramento LGBT Center - Office Cleaning

The Sacramento LGBT Center is looking to keep facilities costs low in order to provide more resources for the community by utilizing volunteers for some basic office cleaning! Sign up to volunteer 1.5 hours/week for 1 month. Schedule options: M, W, or F 10:30am - 12pm.

1927 L Street
SacramentoCA  95811




Food Distribution at Salvation Army

With the high demand of food assistance, the Salvation Army needs volunteers to help distibute food to those in need.    Volunteers must wear closed toed, rubber soled shoes.  No flip-flops or sandals.  Minimum age:  18 years. 

Shifts available every Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday.  Choose from morning shift 9am-12pm or afternoon shift 12pm-3pm.

 

3213 Orange Grove Ave.
North HighlandsCA  95660

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Classroom Assistants Needed!

Needed: Warm Bodies with Brains!

Shoulder to Shoulder has opened a new school! Partnering with the Pacific Charger Institute, the IMAGINE Community Academy of Sacramento will use personalized learning and direct mentorship to help its students reach full potential.

Classroom Assistants are needed Monday - Thursday throughout the day for 3-hour blocks during school hours. If you have just 1 day per week to commit, this role would be warmly welcomed and does not require advanced training. Simply listen to the teacher's instructions and assist students in their self-directed learning projects by asking open-ended questions and encouraging students to think critically.

2324 L Street
SacramentoCA  95816




Help underserved youth start their schooldays off right!

Shoulder to Shoulder is opening a new school! Partnering with the Pacific Charger Institute, the IMAGINE Community Academy of Sacramento will use personalized learning and direct mentorship to help its students reach full potential. Staff are looking for volunteers to come 8am - 9am to spend time with students while teachers prepare for their day; available to choose one or multiple days a week according to a volunteer's schedule. Donate a few hours of your time to help this program start strong!

23rd & L
SacramentoCA  




Office Support for Shoulder to Shoulder

Shoulder to Shoulder is opening a new school! Partnering with the Pacific Charger Institute, the IMAGINE Community Academy of Sacramento will use personalized learning and direct mentorship to help its students reach full potential. Staff are requesting clerical help 1 day a week, M-F, for a few hours according to a volunteer's schedule. Donate a few hours of your time to help this program start strong!

23rd & L
SacramentoCA  




Field trip volunteers needed to inspire 2-5 graders!

Volunteer to help develop the youth of Sacramento into problem solvers with Sierra Nevada Journeys, a non-profit that delivers innovative outdoor science-based education programs for youth to develop critical thinking skills and inspire natural resource stewardship. Participating schools have in-class science units taught in grades 2nd-5th, with the unit ending with a field trip to a local park or nature area! Volunteers 18+ must be livescanned and CPR Certified (provided by SNJ), and commit to helping with multiple field trips throughout the year. This is a great opportunity for any retired educators, science enthusiasts, or future teachers!

Field trip destinations: WIlliam B. Pond in Carmichael, Deer Creek Hills, River Bend Park, Camp Pollock




Spark interest in science at a Family Science Night!

Volunteer to help develop the youth of Sacramento into problem solvers with Sierra Nevada Journeys, a non-profit that delivers innovative outdoor science-based education programs for youth to develop critical thinking skills and inspire natural resource stewardship. Various schools throughout Sacramento County host Family Science Nights on a Tuesday or Wednesday during the school year. Volunteer to help at one of them from 5pm - 7pm; no training or expertise is required! Volunteers run science stations utilizing easy-to-follow curriculum that is provided. Age 11+, available for one-time or ongoing support. Sign up to see what opportunities are scheduled in your area this fall!




Shelf Installment

Sutter Street Theater needs shelves installed in the rafters.




Storage Organization & Clean Up

Sutter Street Theater needs their Storage area organized and cleaned up in order to preserve space and take proper inventory.  A small-to-medium group can come in for a few hours to get this done.




Birthday Boxes for Foster Youth

Purchase supplies and wrap birthday boxes for local foster youth!  While every child has a birthday, not every child has an opportunity to celebrate; foster children often have birthdays forgotton, or providing a party is a burden on caregives.  Something as simple as a birthday party can bring joy and hope to a foster child -- and you can help!  Businesses can run a drive for birthday party supplies and/or pack and wrap boxes that will be delivered to foster children to make them feel special and cared for.




Office support for Women of Color on the Move!

Women of Color On The Move is an organization committed to helping women succeed through resources, workshops, and empowerment. They are looking for volunteers to help during the day in operations, with tasks such as bookkeeping, copying, and making phone calls. The schedule and commitment are flexible. Sign up to be contacted for more information!

2251 Florin Rd. #30
SacramentoCA  95822




Right Hand Auburn Lockers

Residents of Right Hand Auburn Shelter don't have many belongings, but those that they do have are precious to them.  If a small team could come out to build some lockers, or build them at home and install them, it would go a long way to protecting these items.

11442 E Ave.
Auburn  




Right Hand Auburn Shade Structure

Right Hand Auburn shelter would like a small team to schedule a day to build a shade structure outside for the residents during the hot summer months.

11442 E Ave
Auburn  




Eye Glass Collection

Roseville Host Lions has an ongoing need for volunteers to collect used glasses from vaious locations
and then drop them at a eyeglass rehab site.




Discovery Shop Auburn

This is for in store help at the Discovery Shop in Auburn. Assist with sales, sorting donations, store displays etc..
Work mornings, afternoons, weekdays or weekends. Please contact Trudy or Cynthia 916-824-2118

2376 Grass Valley Hwy
AuburnCalifornia  95603




Drivers Needed

Seniors First in Auburn needs volunteers to Drive Seniors to doctor's appointments.

Auburn area and it varies.




Friendly Visitors

Senior's First is looking for volunteers  for Friendly visits with seniors in their homes.

Locations vary.
 




Seniors First Cafe - Meals for the Elderly

An important component of Seniors First's Senior Nutrition Program is Senior Cafes, neighborhood sites that offer hot meals and companionship five days a week. Besides the nutritional value in each meal, the Cafes also provide socialization for its guests; with many living alone and at risk of isolation, a visit to the cafe may be their only interaction throughout the day. Volunteers are needed to assist guests with small tasks and to spend time with them (no food prep or cooking necessary). Monday-Friday 10:30-1:30, as often as a volunteer is willing and available.

Cafes are located in Auburn, Colfax, Lincoln, Rocklin, and Roseville. Sign up for further details.




American River Headwaters Restoration (Overnight Project)

This is a very special project for a group of up to 15 volunteers.  The American River Headwaters is maintained by the American River Conservancy, and needs a group to come on a two-day overnight trip dedicated to trail clean-up and restoration, trail brushing and weed removal, stream restoration, and aquatic habitat enhancement.  Training will be provided, and the date is flexible between July and October.

About 2 hours from Coloma, CA in the high country near French Meadows Reservoir.




Nature Center Administrative Help

This is an ongoing need available for a one-time or regularly scheduled committment.  The Nature Center in Coloma, CA needs assistance with their quarterly newletter as well as fundraising appeal mailings.  Sign up below in order to coordinate a volunteer shift that works for you!




Nature Center Maintenance

This is an ongoing need available for a one-time or regularly scheduled committment.  The Nature Center in Coloma, CA needs assistance with general clean up and maintenance, including staining and painting picnic tables.  Individuals or small groups (2-6 people) preferred.  Sign up below in order to coordinate a volunteer shift that works for you or your group!




Store Volunteer

Gathering In Style needs volunteers to work in their thrift store to benefit the homeless.  An individual or small group can sign up for shifts 10:00am-1:30pm or 1:30pm-5:00pm.  Duties include customer assistnance, steaming clothes, and store organization.

1811 Douglas Blvd #4
RosevilleCA  




Volunteer Day Manager

Gathering In Style is looking for Volunteer Day Managers at their thrift shop to benefit the homeless.  This is an ongoing volunteer commitment for individuals to sign up for a day of the week and a shift (9:45am-2:00pm and 1:30pm-5:30pm are the options) that they would fulfill each week. The day manager will look over the register and direct the volunteers for their shifts. 




Sight Word Busters

Our volunteers work one hour weekly in local elementary schools assisting students with early literacy skills. We provide volunteer training, volunteer support, and placement.  Assignments are flexible and substitutes are available, shifts are about one hour long. We currently serve schools in Auburn, Lincoln, Meadow Vista,Newcastle, Rocklin, and Roseville.




Gardening for Chicks In Crisis Elk Grove

Gardening, watering and yard maintenance at Chicks In Crisis.
A couple times a week for a couple of hours would be ideal.

9455 East Stockton Blvd
Elk GroveCalifornia  




Mentoring Boys

Mentoring boys at the Sacramento Children's Home. Spend 2 hours a week for a year. Play sports, ride bikes, crafts, science projects, etc. The home has 15 acres for activities.

2750 Sutterville Road
SacramentoCalifornia  95820




Arena Assistance

Horses for Healing operates a ranch that offers therapeutic riding for children and adults with special needs. They need help on Tuesdays from 1pm-5pm and Fridays from 8am-12pm. Help to set up the arena with games and activities, or be a "side-walker" who walks with the horse and client to offer support. Sign up on a weekly, bi-weekly, or monthly basis, whatever works best for you! Ages 14+ only.

13355 Bell Brook Drive
AuburnCA  95602




ReNew Stores Volunteers

Help in store with sales, display, sort and organize donations. This is an ongoing need Monday-Sunday with two shifts to choose from. 9:30am-2pm or 2pm-6:30pm.
What ever fits in your schedule will work and all proceeds go to Acres of Hope renewal center for homeless women with children.

1725 Santa Clara Drive
RossevilleCalifornia  95661




Wakamatsu Graner Farmhouse and Garden

Wakamatsu Farm needs their farmhouse and garden to be mulched, weeded, and the yard maintained.  Some painting and light carpentry work may also be needed.  This is great for small-to-medium groups to volunteer.  Project is available to schedule during Spring of 2017, sign up below to coordinate a shift that works for you!

941 Cold Springs Rd.
PlacervilleCA  




Wakamatsu Historical Monument Rehabilitation

Wakamatsu Farm has a State Historical Monument that is in need of some TLC.  This is a great one-time or recurring committment for an individual or small group of volunteers.  SIgn up to coordinate a volunteer shift that works for you!

941 Cold Springs Rd.
PlacervilleCA  




Wakamatsu Farm Memorial Space

The farm is in need of a memorial space for donor recognition.  This project would be a start-to-finish commitment to the design and construction of the memorial.

941 Cold Springs Rd.
PlacervilleCA  




Wakamatsu Farm Shade Structure

The farm is in need of a formal gathering place.  This project would be a start-to-finish commitment to the design and construction of a shade structure with solar panels on the roof.  

941 Cold Springs Rd.
PlacervilleCA  




Celebrate the Placer Nature Center!

The Placer Nature Center is an outdoor classroom in Auburn where children can find their place in the natural world as they develop science literacy. This year, they will be hosting a celebration event including wine, food, and a lot of fun! Volunteers are needed to pour wine, welcome guests, etc.,

100 East Street
AuburnCA  

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Denim & Diamonds to prevent child abuse

Support KidsFirst's 5th annual Denim & Diamonds event! An event that brings together community members from accross the region for a sensational fundraising evening of networking, dinner, live music, and dancing. Proceeds from the evening will benefit programs that provide a wide array of family services at no-cost, building wellness and providing assistance to families in need in Placer County.

2650 Sunset Blvd.
RocklinCA  95677

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Greeting, Registration, or Seating
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Raffle and Auction Assistance
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Provide Childcare during Parenting Classes!

Kids First is a counseling and family resource center with a goal of preventing child abuse and neglect, and building healthy families throughout Placer County. Beginning on 8/31 and wrapping up on 11/16, they will be hosting parenting classes every Thursday night to provide parents with the skills and tools necessary to have healthy, happy families. Many parents are only able to attend these classes if childcare is provided, and Kids First needs help! Volunteers can help for just 1 class or for multiple. Volunteers will keep the children engaged while creating a safe and warm environment. If you are open to taking the lead in creating fun, educational activities for these wonderful kids while their parents are empowered to be the best parents they can be, sign up now!

3500 Sunset Blvd.
RocklinCA  95677

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River City Food Bank Open House

River City Food Bank serves over 80,000 individuals each year, providing them with fresh, healthy food, nutritional education, and a variety of other helpful services. This year, they are expanding to a new building, and need a few volunteers to help set up and clean up for their official Open House at their new site! Age 14+

2300 Edison Avenue
SacramentoCA  

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AfterShock Festival to benefit LGBT Center

The 2017 Aftershock Heavy Metal & Punk Festival is in need of bartenders! A portion of the proceeds will benefit the Sacramento LGBT Center. Volunteer to bartend on one day of the festival, attend the other for free! Age 21+

Discovery Park
SacramentoCA  

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Saturday Bartenders
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Sunday Bartenders



Cocktails & Cinema 2017 Event

The Auburn Performing Arts Center will be hosting their annual Cocktails & Cinema event! 

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Kitchen Prep
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Food plating & serving



Leap Jr. Program

Volunteer for after school enrichment program at KidsFirst in Auburn for ages 5-10

The Leap Jr. program is Monday - Wednesday from 3:30 - 5:00. Choose to volunteer for this program as

often as you like. Once a month, once a week or more...

11960 Heritage Oak Pl
AuburnCalifornia  95603

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Food Box Packin' Tuesday at Salvation Army

Food boxes are packed every other Tuesday (9:30am - 12:30pm) to be ready for year-round distribution to those in need. Boxes are packed using an assembly line to place cans and other non-perishables in boxes weighing 25-30 pounds; most lifting is limited to a single food item. Volunteers help with sorting, taping boxes, filling, some lifting, and box break-down for recycling. Perfect for businesses, service groups, youth groups, etc., All volunteers are welcome to stay for lunch.


Minimum age of 16+ or 18+, location depending.


Sign up to be contacted by Team Giving staff to coordinate dates and locations.

Dates: 6/6/17, 6/20/17, 7/18/17, 8/1/17, 8/15/17, 8/29/17, 9/12/17, 9/26/17

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Harvest Festival

Roseville Police Activities League (RPAL) is dedicated to the success of local youth through educational, social, cultural, athletic, and other programs.  Their annual harvest festival is a fun celebration and a great time to invest in the youngsters of our area.  Sign up for a night of fall fun volunteer service!

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Spark interest in science at a Family Science Night!

Volunteer to help develop the youth of Sacramento into problem solvers with Sierra Nevada Journeys, a non-profit that delivers innovative outdoor science-based education programs for youth to develop critical thinking skills and inspire natural resource stewardship. Volunteer to help at a Family Science Night of them from 5pm - 7pm; no training or expertise is required! Volunteers run science stations utilizing easy-to-follow curriculum that is provided. Age 11+. This is a great opportunity for future educators, teens looking for service hours, and anybody with interest in science!

Various Schools
Sacramento CountyCA  

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Pacific Elementary in Sacramento
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Carroll Elementary in Elk Grove
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Feickert Elementary in Elk Grove



Kitchen Volunteering for Residential Home Luncheon

Mercy Multiplied is a nonprofit Christian organization dedicated to helping young women break free from life-controlling behaviors and situations, including eating disorders, self-harm, drug and alcohol addictions, unplanned pregnancy, depression, sexual abuse, and sex trafficking. They are hosting a luncheon and need assistance in the kitchen. Lunch is provided for free to volunteers! Age 12+

1896 McClain Dr.
LincolnCA  95648

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Holiday Extravaganza to support American Cancer Society!

Help raise funds for the American Cancer Society by helping at the annual Holiday Extravaganza at Roseville's Discovery Shop! Help with sales, keep merchandise rotating, and help to keep the store organized as customers roll through. Age 16+

1813 Douglas Blvd.
RosevilleCA  

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Run the Parkway

Proceeds from Run the Parkway will benefit the American River Parkway Foundation to help it further its mission of supporting the preservation and enjoyment of the Parkway, the “crown jewel” of Sacramento Parks. 

William B. Pond Recreation Area

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Plant Trees in Citrus Heights!

The Rotary Clubs of the Sacramento region are partnering with Sunrise Parks and Recreation Department to plant trees as part of a nationwide project. Volunteers will be planting new trees and "re-planting" existing trees to help create safe and healthy parks for the community. This is a great event for families with members of all ages!


8275 Oak Avenue
Citrus HeightsCA  

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Sutter Street Theater Announcement Gala

The Sutter Street Theater: Where the art is in the entertainment! Their Gala needs help with set up as well as some volunteers to help with food. Age 13+, come help out and have a great time!

717 Sutter Street
FolsomCA  

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Run to Feed the Hungry!

The Sacramento Food Bank & Family Services is ready to host another Run to Feed the Hungry this Thanksgiving holiday! Volunteers help to make this event successful every year, and is an incredible way to help the hungry in our community. Volunteers must be age 16+.

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Preparation Work @ McClellan Park
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T-Shirt Sorting & Bib Labeling
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Race Registration @ REI
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T-Shirt Distribution
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Team Tent (Welcome & Assist Race Teams)
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Holiday Sale Set Up for Young Women Recovering from Crises!

Mercy Multiplied is a nonprofit Christian residential program dedicated to helping young women break free from life-controlling behaviors and situations, including eating disorders, self-harm, drug and alcohol addictions, unplanned pregnancy, depression, sexual abuse, and sex trafficking. Each year they host a holiday sale to raise funds to celebrate Christmas with their residents and support their programs. This year, they need volunteers to help set up! Volunteers will organize donations, create displays, and coordinate other details for the sale as necessary.

6900 Destiny Drive
RocklinCA  95677

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Support the Make A Wish Foundation!

This year's "Best of Sacramento" event held by Sacramento Magazine will be donating proceeds to the Make A Wish Foundation, a national organization dedicated to granting wishes to children battling life-threatening medical conditions. Do you want to support the Make A Wish Magic? Set up volunteers receive 2 free event tickets, 6pm distribution volunteers receive entrance to the event when their shift is complete.

Sacramento Convention Center
SacramentoCA  95814

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2017 Turkey Distribution

Every year Sacramento Food Bank & Family Services provides turkeys and Thanksgiving items to thousands of families in our region. For many recipients, they would not be able to have a holiday meal without this service. This year they estimate that they will serve 4,000 families in a single day -- which means they need a lot of help! Age 16 or 18+, depending on shift.

3333 3rd Avenue
SacramentoCA  

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Line Monitors (18+)
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Assist physically limited clients carry goods (16+)
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Assist physically limited clients carry goods (16+)
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Line Monitors (18+)



Serve a Thanksgiving Meal!

The Salvation Army will be serving a Thanksgiving Community Meal this year! They want to be sure that community members who come to the event feel satisfied and happy, with a smile on their face and warm food in their stomachs. Age 13+ (under 18 must be accompanied by an adult). Can you lend a hand?

1200 North B Street
SacramentoCA  95811

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Ring Bells for Salvation Army!

Volunteers are needed to ring bells across Placer County (Roseville, Granite Bate, Lincoln, and Loomis) to support and raise funds for the Salvation Army Roseville! This is a great opportunity for any age, especially for parents with small children interested in volunteering! Schedule is flexible between 11/24 - 12/24, please sign up for scheduling details.

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Walking Through A Mercy Wonderland

Mercy Multiplied is a nonprofit Christian residential program dedicated to helping young women break free from life-controlling behaviors and situations, including eating disorders, self-harm, drug and alcohol addictions, unplanned pregnancy, depression, sexual abuse, and sex trafficking. Every year the home is professionally decorated, and guests are invited to learn more about the program and hear about the way lives are being changed through this program. Age 16+. Shifts with * require dress code.

1896 Mcclain Drive
LincolnCA  

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Set Up (Flexible Timing)
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Parking Guest Cars
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Food & Event Service
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Parking Guest Cars



Holiday Food Sorting & Packing with the Salvation Army!

This year, Salvation Army Sacramento has a goal to assemble and distribute 2,500 food boxes for families in need in our community. This food helps families to enjoy the holidays in a way they may otherwise be unable to. They need volunteers to help every year to give children and their families a warm, happy holidays by sorting and boxing food donations. This is a great opportunity for large groups, accomodating up to 50 volunteers per shift. Age 15+ (under 18 must be accompanied by adult). Lunch is provided, and volunteers are welcome to help with multiple shifts. Sign up now!

Cal Expo Building C
SacramentoCA  95815

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Friday Morning Shift
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Saturday Morning Shift
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Support the American Cancer Society with Glitz & Glamor!

The American Cancer Society operates a Discovery Thrift Shop in Roseville to raise funds for their cause. Come help at their annual Glitz & Glamor event! Volunteers age 16+ can help with sales, keeping the store organized as customers roll through, and restocking merchandise for a great cause!

1813 Douglas Blvd.
RosevilleCA  

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Old Town Rocklin Tree Lighting

Ever year, the Kiwanis Club of Rocklin and the City of Rocklin work together to put on a free event for the children of the community. A fun filled evening with wagon and train rides, face painting, crafts, yummy treats, and, of course Santa Claus! Every year this event is successful because of the help of incredible community volunteers who dedicate their time to making it a success. This year can be your year to do your part to put on this special community event!

Front Street
RocklinCA  

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Volunteer check-in and support
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Bounce House set up
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Santa's Helpers (dress as an elf and help)
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RPAL Crab Feed

Roseville Police Activities League (RPAL) is dedicated to the success of local youth by providing educational, social, cultural, athletic, and other programs.  Their annual crab feed is a great fundraising event for a fantastic, generous organization.  Sign up to support their efforts and investment in the children of Roseville and Rocklin.

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Set up, guest check in
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Event support, guest services, clean up



KidsFirst Santa Party to support families!

KidsFirst is an organization that works to prevent child abuse and neglect by supporting families in Placer County. By offering counseling, behavioral therapy, parenting classes, and many other programs and resources, they strengthen families and support healthy, loving homes for children. Each year their Santa Party brings warmth and happiness to the families they serve. Would you like to join them this year? Volunteers will help with gifts, food service, decorations, and more!

11960 Heritage Oak Place
AuburnCA  95603

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KidsFirst Santa Party to support families!

KidsFirst is an organization that works to prevent child abuse and neglect by supporting families in Placer County. By offering counseling, behavioral therapy, parenting classes, and many other programs and resources, they strengthen families and support healthy, loving homes for children. Each year their Santa Party brings warmth and happiness to the families they serve. Would you like to join them this year? Volunteers will help with gifts, food service, decorations, and more!

124 Main Street
RosevilleCA  95678

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Excel Roseville Food Distribution (Dec.)

Sort and distribute food donations to families in need. Great opportunity for groups or individuals of any age!

313 High Street
RosevilleCalifornia  

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Distribute Angel Tree Toys & Food to Families in Need!

Come lend a hand at one of the biggest holiday distributions of the year! A perfect opportunity for large groups (up to 70 volunteers per shift), volunteers will help with distributing gifts and food to families being assisted through the Salvation Army Angel Tree program. By directing traffic, greeting families, loading toys and food, and helping to keep the event organized, volunteers will be giving hundreds of children the joy of the holidays. Age 15+. This is a fast-paced opportunity, please be prepared for a winter whirlwind of activity!

Cal Expo Building C
SacramentoCA  95815

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