Projects tagged with "Volunteers"

Help Los Angeles Regional Food Bank in Assembling Food Packages for over 26,000 Folks

Take a BITE out of Hunger! Volunteers are needed at the Los Angeles Regional Food Bank to help in assembling food packages for over 26,000 low income seniors, women with infants, and children in Los Angeles County. The food packages consist of food items like canned fruit, canned vegetables, rice, cereal and other non-perishable food items. By giving just a little of our time, we can make a big difference in our community. Must be at least 14 (sorry, no exception min age is 14) 3 hours All volunteers must wear closed toed shoes.

Join Palos Verdes Peninsula Land Conservatory for their Outdoor Volunteer Day

Please join Palos Verdes Peninsula Land Conservancy for their Outdoor Volunteer Day from 9am to 12pm at Alta Vicente Reserve! Volunteers will be working to remove invasive weeds which degrade important wildlife habitat and will be replacing them with native, drought tolerant plants! Please meet at the Alta Vicente trailhead next to St Paul's Lutheran Church at 31290 Palos Verdes Dr W, Rancho Palos Verdes, CA 90275. Please do not park in the church parking lot. Park on the street. Extra parking can be found in Golden Cove Shopping Center. Volunteers will be working outdoors, so please wear closed-toed shoes, sun protection and be sure to bring drinking water and a snack. A reusable water bottle is recommended. Thank you for volunteering to conserve the Palos Verdes Peninsula! For more info contact: info@pvplc.org
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Join Reading for Kids for their Reading Clubs

Reading to Kids organizes monthly reading clubs on the second Saturday of every month at eight downtown Los Angeles elementary schools. The reading clubs run from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Pairs of volunteer readers read aloud to small groups of students from the elementary school (typically between 4 and 6 children per group) in a fun environment. Teachers at the elementary school provide supervision and guidance throughout the morning. To volunteer at the next reading clubs, please visit http://www.readingtokids.org where you'll need to register and RSVP. For more information, please feel free to e-mail at info@readingtokids.org or call (310) 479-7455. For exact locations, please visit http://www.readingtokids.org. Volunteers must be 18 or older to volunteer with Reading to Kids. Requirements & Commitment: Background Check Must be at least 18 . Time commitemnt is 3 hours a month
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Relax After Your Volunteer Service with a Guided Yoga Session

Please bring your own yoga mat! DRESS CODE : All volunteers must wear appropriate attire suitable for an industrial production kitchen. Due to health regulations, volunteers who do not follow dress code will not be allowed to work in the kitchen. *Please arrive at least 15 mins before your scheduled volunteer time to find parking. Click here to sign up and get more info: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/volunteering-yoga-tickets-45688588799 For More info contact: engagela@lakitchen.org / 213-269-8260
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Get Involved at the Child Care Resource Center’s Community Volunteer Day

Get involved with CCRC! They are hosting a CCRC Community Volunteer Day on Saturday, June 9th, from 10 am to 1 pm at Van Nuys Warehouse at 15126 Raymer Street, Van Nuys, CA 91405! Sign up today and you’ll have the chance to help your community by participating in activities such as: organizing books, building bookshelves and wrapping gifts. They have a limited number of spots available! Invite your friends and register today! Can’t attend but still want to give back? There’s plenty to do! Drop off new or gently used children's books at their Chatsworth office! You can drop them off at the office throughout the week or at the CCRC Book Drop Off on June 9th from 10 am - 1 pm. For more infomation contact us at 1-866-67-4KIDS or Communications@ccrcca.org. Make a tax deductible donation! Your contribution will go toward purchasing much needed educational materials for children in their service area.

Learn About Animals & the Environment with Bolsa Chica Conservancy

Come join Bolsa Chica Conservancy to learn more about the animals at their interpretive center! During the feeding, they will cover feeding habits and general biology and anatomy of the reptiles and marine animals! *Please note: snake feedings involve live mice.* For more info contact: info@bolsachica.org
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Join a Potted Plant Making and Sing a Long evnet with One Incredible Family

You will be assisting the elderly family members in doing something therapeutic and “earthy” by getting their fingers in the soil and creating potted plants for their rooms. After, everyone will share a wonderful sing-a-long with them. No singing ability required! No project supplies required. Just bring yourself and an upbeat and cheerful attitude! Age Minimum (with Adult):8+, Minimum Age:12+ Volunteer Role & Responsibilities: Helping The Elderly To Transplant House Plants Into Terra Cotta Pots. Delivering Those Plants To Their Rooms. Afterward, Volunteers Will Be Singing With The Senior Citizens. Click here to sign up: https://www.laworks.com/opportunity/a0CA000000pxLHNMA2
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Help Assist Leukemia and Lymphoma Society at their Man & Women of the Year Grand Finale Gala

LLS are in need of volunteers at their Los Angeles Man & Woman of the Year Grand Finale Gala on Saturday, June 9th at The Globe Theatre at Universal Studios Hollywood. On the 9th, nearly 550 guests will gather to honor the 20 Candidates who have spent 10 weeks competing for the title of Man/Woman of the Year by fundraising on behalf of the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS). The Man/Woman of the Year Campaign raises vital funds for cancer research. To volunteer at this year's 2018 Man & Woman of the Year Grand Finale Gala, please email Vivian Liu at vivian.liu@lls.org. Requirements & Commitment: Orientation or Training 4-6 hours Good opportunity for teens
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Join Inner Arts City Arts’ Campus This Summer to Support Their Youth

Join hundreds of Angelenos on Inner City Arts' campus this summer in support of equal access to arts education for the kids and teens of our city. Summer on Seventh is a special night of art installations, live music on their rooftop, food, drinks, studio tours and more! Proceeds from the event support high quality arts instruction and programming for underserved LA youth. 21+ Event Food and Drink. Appearances by: Cassell's Hamburgers, Everson Royce Bar, Guerrilla Tacos, Pizzanista, Plant Food for People, Silverlake Wine, Starry Kitchen Art Installations and Appearances by: Eric Junker with Andrew Embury, Bert Rodriguez, Lisa Schulte, Dana Eitches Earlybird Admission ($30) available until 11:59pm on Friday, April 13, 2018. General Admission I ($40) on sale Saturday, April 14 until 11:59pm on Thursday, May 31, 2018. General Admission II ($50) on sale Friday, June 1 until Event. For More Info please visit: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/899-kcrw-presents-summer-on-seventh-2018-at-inner-city-arts-tickets-44762623211
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Carthay Environmental Studies Needs Your Help Beautifying Their New Habitat Garden.

Carthay Environmental Studies school would love your help planting and weeding their beautiful, new habitat garden. This new California Native garden has taken root where a large lawn once lived in front of the school, and needs some TLC as it gets established. Please join them for some good garden time and a nice lunch. Master Gardeners will be on hand to guide and instruct and the Carthay hens are on hand to cluck! Workdays are always fun at Carthay!
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Lend a Hand at Big Sunday’s Monday Morning at 10am

Here’s a way to help every week throughout the summer! Each Monday morning at 10 am, we host a different, fun, hands-on service project at Big Sunday headquarters called MM@10 (Monday Mornings at 10). It’s a great way for folks of all ages to get together to help others. Join us as we make Father's Day gifts and cards for a local nonprofit! To RSVP for upcoming MM@10 events, please contact Beenish at beenish@bigsunday.org. See http://bigsunday.org/get-involved/mm10/ for more info.

Help Coach the Youth at Los Angeles Team Mentoring

Los Angeles Team Mentoring (LATM) specifically helps at-risk youth (ages 11-14) coming from foster care, juvenile probation and low-income households where most family members have not graduated from high school or college.LATM's Leadership Camp will help provide mentorship and guidance to prepare for high school, college, and future careers. Date: June 15, 2018 Time: 8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. Where: 145 S Spring St. Los Angeles CA 90012 Volunteers needed to help with mock interviews and help "coach" and encoruaghe students for their personal success. Register: https://mentors.mentorcore.com/latm/index.php?section=application&action=new&fwID=1703 TO APPLY: http://mentors.mentorcore.com/latm/index.php?section=application&action=new&fwID=1703 For questions or more information please contact Aimee Borrayo at aborrayo@latm.org or 213.742.6733
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Join Palos Verdes Peninsula Land Conservatory for their Outdoor Volunteer Day

Volunteers will be working to remove invasive weeds which degrade important wildlife habitat and will be replacing them with native, drought tolerant plants! Please meet at the Alta Vicente trailhead next to St Paul's Lutheran Church at 31290 Palos Verdes Dr W, Rancho Palos Verdes, CA 90275. Please do not park in the church parking lot. Park on the street. Extra parking can be found in Golden Cove Shopping Center. Volunteers will be working outdoors, so please wear closed-toed shoes, sun protection and be sure to bring drinking water and a snack. A reusable water bottle is recommended. Thank you for volunteering to conserve the Palos Verdes Peninsula! For more info contact: info@pvplc.org
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Join the World’s Largest Street Painting Festival in Collaboration with Light Bringer Project

Join the world’s largest street painting festival with over 600 artists! Free and open to the public this Father’s Day weekend marks the 26th Annual Pasadena Chalk Festival at The Paseo. Over 600 skilled chalk artists from all over the world will come together to celebrate the unique art form. The festival offers visitors an opportunity to experience art on Paseo Colorado’s famous plaza for free. The Pasadena Chalk Festival places over 25,000 sticks of pastel chalks in the hands of hundreds of Madonnari (Italian for street painter) to spend the weekend creating spectacular murals on concrete canvases throughout the shopping plaza that stretches over three city blocks. Many artistic styles are represented in the Pasadena Chalk Festival: classical, contemporary, whimsical, socially relevant. Teams and Individual artists represent schools, creative companies, cultural organizations and artistic families.
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Support Red Circle Project at APLA by attending their Celebration of LIfe and Creation Pow Wow

Red Circle Project at APLA is hosting a Celebration of Life & Creation Pow Wow. They are the only HIV Prevention Program targeting American Indians/Alaska Natives in Los Angeles County. This pow wow is FREE ADMISSION. Community change occurs in many ways, and one way Red Circle Project is changing the face of HIV/AIDS is by bringing many minority groups together by hosting an annual pow wow. For the past seven years, RCP has hosted “Celebrating All Life & Creation” Pow Wow in the City of West Hollywood. With the gracious support of City Hall, the powwows have been very successful and success is measured not only by the turn out—approximately 500 people—but by the diversity of people in attendance. For more information please visit http://redcircleproject.org/ or call 323.329.9905
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Learn About Animals & the Environment with Bolsa Chica Conservancy

Come join Bolsa Chica Conservancy to learn more about the animals at their interpretive center! During the feeding, they will cover feeding habits and general biology and anatomy of the reptiles and marine animals! *Please note: snake feedings involve live mice.* For more info contact: info@bolsachica.org
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Join a Potted Plant Making and Sing a Long evnet with One Incredible Family

Volunteers will be assisting the elderly family members to do something therapeutic and “earthy” by getting their fingers in the soil and transplanting plants into terra-cotta pots for their rooms. Volunteer roles & responsibilities will be to help the elderly to transplant house plants into terra cotta pots, delivering those plants to their rooms. Afterward, volunteers will be singing with the senior citizens. Age Minimum (with Adult):8+, Minimum Age:12+ Click here to signup: https://www.laworks.com/opportunity/a0CA000000pxLHSMA2
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Host Bingo with the Seniors at The Salvation Army

Every 3rd Saturday of the month The Salvation Army's Alegria in Silverlake hosts a bingo event for the resident families. Volunteers are always needed to assist with setting up, distributing the bingo supplies & refreshments, Call bingo numbers, and help with other duties as needed. More importantly they need volunteers who want to have fun and interact with our families! Please contact Laine Faust if you are interested in volunteering for this monthly event. Laine.Faust@usw.salvationarmy.org
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Sprinkle Joy by Face Painting at the Million World Challenge Ceremony

Every year Families in Schools encourage students to read MILLIONS of words outside the classroom through the Million Word Challenge. Now that the Million Word Challenge has ended, schools, students and families will be recognized at the Million Word Challenge culmination ceremony on June 17th at the Central Library in Downtown Los Angeles. Face Painting volunteers are needed to interact with families and sprinkle joy in the day's celebrations. Volunteer hours are 12:30pm-3:30pm Age: Must be at least 16
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Lend a Hand at Big Sunday’s Monday Morning at 10am

Here’s a way to help every week throughout the summer! Each Monday morning at 10 am, we host a different, fun, hands-on service project at Big Sunday headquarters called MM@10 (Monday Mornings at 10). It’s a great way for folks of all ages to get together to help others. Join us as we make casserole kits for Exceptional Children's Foundation! To RSVP for upcoming MM@10 events, please contact Beenish at beenish@bigsunday.org. See http://bigsunday.org/get-involved/mm10/ for more info.
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