Volunteer for the Giant Orange Harvest! (Good for individuals or groups)
When: Sunday, February 26, 2017, 12pm-2pm
Where: Address will be provided to volunteers upon registration, Rancho Cucamonga, CA 91737
Food Forward is working to fight hunger and food waste in Southern California. They collect fresh, local produce that would otherwise get thrown away, and donate 100% to local food banks, pantries, and shelters.
If interested, please register at Food Foward website.
Volunteer for the Holi Festival of Colors! (Good for individuals or groups)
When: Saturday, March 4, 2017, 8am-3pm
Where: Martha McLean Park, 5759 Jurupa Street Riverside, CA 92504
The Holi Festival of Colors is a very exuberant higher consciousness event, including interactive dance, yoga, cuisine, free hugs, mantra bands, and DJ’s. Tasks will include setting up tents and stages, displaying feather flags and managing admissions, merchandise sales, and security. Volunteers get free admission, lunch, yoga class, one bag of colors, and 10% off any purchases in the gift tent.
If interested in volunteering visit Festival of Colors.
Volunteer to help build a playground! (Good for individuals or groups)
When: Saturday March 11, 2017, 8am-6pm
Where: 4393 Riverview Drive, Jurupa Valley, CA 92509
The Jurupa Valley Adopt A Family and the Jurupa Area Recreation and Park District are building a playground. The project is in partnership with KaBOOM!, the national nonprofit dedicated to giving kids the childhood they deserve by bringing play to those who need it most. Volunteers will be helping to construct a playground that local children have designed – it will be a very fun event!
For more information contact Brenda Reynolds at 951-361-2090.
Volunteer for the 4th Annual IE Underwater Remote Operated Vehicle Competition! (Good for individuals or small groups)
When: Saturday March 18, 2017, 7:30am-5pm
Where: 1243 S Riverside Ave Rialto, CA 92376
Volunteers are needed to help as judges and time management directors. Training will be provided prior to the event.
For more information contact Henri De Roule 951-392-7796.
Volunteer with Mary S Roberts Pet Adoption Center! (Good for individuals or groups, during Spring Break!)
When: Saturday, March 25, 2017, 5am-1:30pm
Where: 2601 Fairmount Blvd., Riverside, CA 92501
The Mary S. Roberts Pet Adoption Center strives to eliminate the suffering of homeless dogs and cats. They are going to be having their 25th Annual Walk with the Animals and they need your help! Tasks include set-up, selling raffle tickets, assist vendors with unloading, check-in, parking, route safety, and cleanup.
For more information, call 951-688-4340.
Walk4ALZ Volunteers Needed (Great for small or large groups)
When: Saturday, April 22, 2017
Where: Auto Club Speedway, 9300 Cherry Avenue, Fontana, CA 92335
Alzheimer’s Greater Los Angeles’ Walk4ALZ events raise funds to provide programs and services to families living with Alzheimer’s disease, and their caregivers, in Los Angeles, San Bernardino & Riverside Counties, and to help underwrite local research efforts.
Volunteer jobs include: registration, parking guides, route guides, t-shirt booth, team captain booth, greeters and many, many more fun options.
Contact: To volunteer, please click on this link to sign up!
Save The Date! San Bernardino Art Night (Good for individuals or groups)
When: Friday, April 21, 4pm-8pm & Saturday, April 22, 9am-6pm
Where: Carousel Mall & Court Street Square, San Bernardino
Art Night will be a two-day event featuring students and community artwork in Downtown San Bernardino. Volunteers needed for set-up/clean-up, guides, parking lot directions, etc. This will be a very fun event – please volunteer with your groups!
Sign up to volunteer with: Victoria Bianchi (909) 562-8638.
Volunteer for the Riverside Tamale Festival! (Good for individuals or groups, can accommodate large groups)
When: Saturday, April 22, 2017
Where: White Park, 3936 Chestnut Street, Riverside, CA 92501
Volunteers are needed to help with set-up, booths, clean-up, stage hands, social media, VIP assistants, and more! Shifts will go as according: 6am-10am, 9am-12pm, 12pm-3pm, 3pm-6pm, & 6pm-8pm. You can sign up for one or more shifts to volunteer!
For more information or to sign up call (951) 235-3586 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Make hygiene kits to donate to The Way Downtown Mission! (Good for groups)
Where: The Way World Outreach Downtown Mission, 1001 N. Arrowhead Avenue, San Bernardino, CA
The Way World Outreach Downtown Transformation Center needs hygiene kits for those in San Bernardino who are in need of immediate assistance with basic sanitary needs. Hygiene kits can include any of the following travel-sized supplies: disposable razor, shampoo, lotion, deodorant, toothbrush, toothpaste, mouthwash, moist towelettes, comb, etc. Items can be placed in a medium size zip-lock bag. Donations should be in quantities of one dozen, so get together with your group and make hygiene kits!
For more information, contact Janet Casas at 909-702-0933.
Volunteer for the California Theatre of the Performing Arts! (Good for individuals or groups)
When: Depends on Theater schedule, most performances on weekends
Where: 562 West 4th Street, San Bernardino, CA 92401
California Theatre of the Performing Arts is looking for ushers who can assist patrons to their seats and pass out programs.
For further information, contact AnnMarie Voce-Fowler at 909-885-8263 or email at email@example.com.
Volunteer with Family Service Association! (Good for individuals or groups)
When: Flexible – Saturday hours are available!
Where: 612 Lawton Street, Redlands, CA 92374
Family Service Association is in need of assistance in many different areas, including sorting donated clothing and food, preparing bags of food for distribution, etc.
To reserve your service day, contact Curtis Paul at 909-793-2673 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Volunteer with Make-A-Wish! (Good for individuals and small groups)
When: Flexible! They will work with your schedule
Where: Wish Opportunities in Greater San Bernardino, Highland, CA 92346
Make-A-Wish grants the wishes of children with life-threatening medical conditions. Wish Granters work in pairs to meet with their wish children and their families. They also work with staff and Wish Coordinators in planning and executing the wishes.
**Must be at least 21
For more information visit Volunteer Match or contact Marissa Euperio at (714) 573-9474.
Volunteer for the Redlands Salvation Army Cold-Weather Shelter (Great for individuals & small groups)
When: Flexible! They will work with your schedule
Where: 838 Alta St., Redlands, 92374
The shelter is opened between December through March when temperature is lower than 40 degrees and when it is raining. The first shift starts at 7:30 pm and the last shift leaves at 6:45 am. Each shift is three or six hours.
For more information, contact Mimi Barre at email@example.com.
Volunteer with Habitat for Humanity ReStore (Great for individuals & small groups)
When: Monday 9am-4pm
Where: 25948 Business Center Dr., Redlands, CA 92374
Habitat for Humanity ReStore is a 24,000 square foot warehouse that sells donated items to the public and all proceeds go to their home builds.
For more information contact Loreta Erickson at (909) 478-1176 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Volunteer With Sowing Seeds for Life (Great for individuals & small groups)
Where: 1350 Arrow Highway, La Verne, CA 91750
Volunteers are needed on the first and third Wednesdays of the month to help Sowing Seeds for Life during their food distribution. Volunteers are needed for the following: set-up/clean up, hand out food, smash boxes, and sign in participants.
If interested call (909) 392-5777, ext. 271.
Help build a community garden! Volunteers Needed (great for groups and individuals)
When: Will work with your schedule
Where: 831 E. Belmont Street Ontario, CA 91761
Huerta del Valle is in constant need of volunteers to help build their community organic farm and garden. They need to get ready for spring planting!
-Transporting compost to garden plots
-Arranging logs and stones
-General Clean up of site
If you are interested in volunteering go toVolunteer Match and click I Want To Help.
Volunteer With Planned Parenthood of the Pacific Southwest! (Must be at least 18)
When: Flexible Hours!
Where: 7899 Mission Grove Parkway South, Suite A, Riverside, CA 92508
PPPSW’s Community Outreach Volunteer Team promotes Planned Parenthood’s services to the community at various outreach events and health fairs throughout the county. They need volunteers to help with setup/breakdown of booths, talking to the community about different services Planned Parenthood provides, and distributing condoms and information. A minimum of 6 months commitment is required, 4 hours per month.
If interested, please visit: http://www.volunteermatch.org/results/opp_detail.jsp?oppid=2512955.
GHC Hospice/ St. Grace Hospice Volunteers Needed (Great for individuals)
When: Will work with your schedule
Where: 904 West 9th Street, Upland CA 91786
GHC Hospice /St. Grace Hospice are a team of dynamic individuals looking to improve the quality of the lives of their patients and families. They service San Bernardino, Riverside and LA County. They are in need of caring and compassionate individuals who can provide: patient and family support, bereavement care, office services, or community outreach.
In return volunteers will gain valuable training, experience, and can add value to their resume through the volunteer certification program.
Contact: Irma Velasquez at 909-633-0675.
After- School Program Volunteer at Hillcrest (great for individuals or small groups)
When: Flexible, will work with your schedule!
Where: 8015 Citrus Avenue, Fontana, Ca. 92335
One of the services that we offer at our properties is our after-school program for youth. You will also be assisting our youth in completing their homework, helping with snacks, and being a mentor/role model. You will mean more to them than you know!
Donate Yarn! (good for individuals or groups)
When: will work with your schedule
Where: George White Senior Center, 8565 Nuevo St., Fontana, Ca. 92335
Some area seniors are putting their knitting skills to use to help newborns and their parents. Without yarn donations they cannot continue their efforts. Please donate any new or lightly used yarn to these sweet ladies who are eager to help our community.
Contact: Please call Aurelia at 909-743-1587 to set up a time to drop off the yarn donation.
Volunteers Needed to Help Sort Books with Inland Empire Children’s Book Project (good for individuals)
When: Flexible hours. Will work with schedule.
Where: Jones Elementary School, 700 N F Street San Bernardino, CA 92410
Inland Empire Children’s Book Project is looking for volunteers who can help sort books into boxes. Requirements: Background check, orientation or training, and volunteer at least two hours each time.
If you are interested in helping please visit: https://www.volunteermatch.org/search/opp2462530.jsp
Volunteer with Hearts and Lives to improve the lives of residents in the Rim Mountain communities (good for individuals)
When: We will work with your schedule!
Where: 24028 Lake Drive, Suite A, Crestline, CA 92325
Hearts & Lives has the following opportunities for Volunteers/Interns:
A. Accounting: Interns/Volunteer will be using QuickBooks to enter in transaction entries while using standard GAAP practices to record financial occurrences. Individuals will learn how to generate reports as well as perform financial diagnostics.
B. Clerical: Interns/Volunteers will be using organizational skills to organize company files and perform basic data entry.
C. Social Media Specialist: Interns/Volunteers will use all form of social media to properly brand, advertise and perform positive client interaction and recognition.
D. Case Manager: Interns/Volunteers will perform intakes and referrals to aid in connecting clients with resources in their community and to refer them to services within the agency.
Please contact Hannah Allan at 909-338-3222 or email: email@example.com if you are interested. Also, you can check out their website at: http://heartsandlives.org.
Join THINK Together and help to change the lives of youth at one of their 100+ site locations throughout San Bernardino County! (good for individuals)
THINK Together is a network of after school expanded learning programs in Southern California. Their mission is to create opportunities for all kids to discover their passions and reach their full potential . Trained volunteers and staff work with students to provide academic support by focusing on Literacy, Math and Science skills. On Fridays, THINK Together provides enrichment activities that promote character development and social responsibility. Orientations are provided to support volunteers and staff in their tutoring and mentoring efforts.
Want to volunteer? Please complete an online application at www.thinktogether.org/careers/ or reach out to: Rupa Patel, Manager of Volunteers-San Bernardino County, Email: Rupa.Patel@thinktogether.org. Phone: (909) 723-1400
Delivery Drivers Needed for Food Distribution (good for individuals)
When: It's flexible! Will work with your schedule
Where: Various locations within community of Redlands, CA 92373
Inland Harvest is looking for dedicated volunteers to manage specific/recurring routes for their delivery service of unused food-goods to homeless shelters and soup kitchens.
If you would like to volunteer, please visit the following website and fill out the volunteer application: http://inlandharvest.org/volunteers/
Volunteers Needed at the Foothill Family Shelter (good for individuals, on-going opportunity)
When: Flexible hours. Will work with your schedule.
Where: Foothill Family Shelter
1501 West Ninth St. Suite D, Upland, CA 91786
Foothill Family Shelter is designed to transition families from homelessness to stable, permanent housing. Areas you can help include: thrift store, help desk, fundraising/outreach, administrative support, and more!
If you are interested in volunteering (even if it's just a couple hours a week) please call (909) 920-0453 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Location: 1501 West Ninth St. Suite D, Upland, CA 91786 (same as above)
Volunteer as a Community Health Worker with Asian American Resource Center (good for individuals)
When: It's flexible! They'll work with your schedule.
Where: 1115 S. E. Street San Bernardino, CA 92408
Are you looking for a year long project commitment? How about a project raising awareness on mental health wellness? As a community Health Worker, you will be raising awareness about various mental health topics by conducting workshops throughout San Bernardino County. They will provide all necessary training to assist in your workshops and outreach.
If you would like to volunteer as a Community Health Worker, please visit the following website: http://www.volunteermatch.org/search/opp2150382.jsp
Volunteer at the San Bernardino Public Library - Norman F. Feldheym Library (Good for individuals)
When: It's flexible! We will work with your schedule.
Where: 555 W. Sixth St., San Bernardino, CA 92410
The San Bernardino Public Library is looking for a Welcome Desk Volunteer. Greet and guide customers to services, programs, and materials. Skills you will gain through this volunteer experience: customer service, office reception, people skills, literacy/reading, cross-cultural communication, verbal/written, and communication skills.
Requirements: You must be at least 18 years old, consent to a background check, attend an orientation, commit to a minimum of one 2-hour shift per week, and plan to volunteer at least 6 months. If you are interested in this volunteer position, please visit: http://www.volunteermatch.org/results/opp_detail.jsp?oppid=2275377
Volunteer / Internship at El Sol Neighborhood Educational Center (great for individuals)
When: It's flexible! They'll work with your schedule
Where: 766 N. Waterman Ave., San Bernardino, CA 92410
El Sol is a Non-Prifit organization that focuses on educational needs of San Bernardino and Riverside County Latino residents. El Sol's goal is to provide culturally and linguistically competent services that promote and maintain the well-being of the community.
Internship and volunteer opportunities available in one or more main offices in Riverside and San Bernardino. They have opportunities in administrative assistant, child care, and marketing. If you are looking for an opportunity to build your resume, apply knowledge or simply want to give back to the community, El Sol is the place to grow!
Requirements and Commitment: Driver's License Needed, Background Check, Orientation or Training, and 6-12 Months of service
If you are interested in this opportunity, please visit the link below: http://www.volunteermatch.org/results/opp_detail.jsp?oppid=2282530
Volunteer for Catholic Charities! (individuals or small groups)
When: On-going volunteer opportunity
Where: 1450 N. D. St. San Bernardino, CA 92405
Catholic Charities of San Bernardino, Refugee and Immigration Department are looking for hardworking volunteers to help serve the local immigrant community. There are openings for each of the services that are offered.
Help the immigrant community in San Bernardino and Riverside Counties with citizenship issues. Volunteers are needed for outreach, communication, and clerical.
Refugee and Resettlement
Volunteers are needed to assist refugees during the process of resettlement. Bilingual volunteers are especially needed. Positions available include:
Central American Minors Program
Help reunite families from El Salvador, Guatemala and Honduras. Volunteers need to read, write and speak Spanish, used Microsoft Office and be available at least once a week.
Each volunteer opportunity provides a chance to learn and gain new skills. If you are interested in any of these volunteer opportunities, please contact Maria Recinos by calling 909-388-1239 x334 or emailing email@example.com.
Volunteer with Helping Hands Pantry ‘Stack and Pack’!
The Helping Hands Pantry in San Bernardino is in need of people to sort and package food donations to be distributed to the many hungry individuals and families that we serve in the San Bernardino community. Volunteers would only need to come in for as little as 2 hours to make a huge difference. Groups and individuals are welcome!
When: Monday-Saturday, 8 a.m.-3 p.m.
Where: 2205 S Artesia St., San Bernardino, CA 92408
Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information!
Volunteer with LifeStream!
LifeStream, a local, nonprofit, comprehensive blood center for the San Bernardino/Riverside Counties, helps save lives by connecting Donors and Patients through the gift of blood. As a volunteer "Appreciation Ambassador" in our San Bernardino Donor Center you will be part of our life saving team.
It's easy to get started. Just apply now at www.lstream.org. Volunteer times are flexible based on your schedule. The Volunteer Services Department, located at 384 West Orange Show Road in San Bernardino, can be contacted at 909-885-6503.
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Loma Linda University Health is looking for volunteers! (for individuals)
If you are looking for an opportunity to volunteer with Loma Linda University Health, click the link and complete the application to make a difference. Opportunities may be available (depending on volunteer openings) in the following areas: Chaplain Services, Child Life, Clerical, Emergency Department, Gift Shop, Hospitality Services, Music Connection, Patient Unit Program, PAWS Pets Aiding Wellness, and the Teen Summer Program.