Current Opportunities

Categories:

  • – Working with the Poor, Disadvantaged, Hungry
  • – Working with Children, Church, Coach
  • – Working with the Sick, Elderly, Disabled
  • – Other
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08/13/2014
6:00a–5:00a
Please visit Volunteermatch.org for all types of current service opportunities
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08/13/2014
8:30a–5:30a
This website is very useful when trying to find service opportunities.
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08/14/2014
6:00a–5:00a
Help at Fr. Joe's Village and Partner agencies
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08/18/2014
9:00a–5:00a
Catholic Charities has a number of locations that need your help!
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09/01/2014
6:00a–8:00a
Help on the first Monday of every month at Friends and Family...homeless outreach.
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09/09/2014
4:00a–7:00a
So Others Can Eat operates out of Mary Star of the Sea every other Tuesday. For more information contact Tresha Souza at (858) 454-2631
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09/11/2014
4:00a–5:00a
Volunteer at Rancho Coastal Humane Society in Encinitas and earn indirect service hours. Please only sign up for ONE Thursday per month in order to allow other students the same opportunity. Volunteers will be helping with chores around the shelter including: laundry, dishes, helping at the food bank, and anything else that may need to be done (please note that you may chose to wear clothes you do not care about getting dirty). Volunteers will also assist shelter staff in socializing the animals currently residing at the shelter. This opportunity is every Thursday, unless there is no school, from 4pm-5pm. Sign up using this link: www.SignUpGenius.com/go/10C0C4CA5A729ABFE3-rchs/10888779 *Students will need to be able to get to the shelter on their own, no transportation will be provided by Cathedral. *Students are required to fill out the consent form and must bring it to the shelter when you volunteer or the student may not work with the animals.
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12/06/2014
10:00a–12:00p
Looking to serve the elderly? Attend mass at the Nazareth House and then socialize with the residents afterwards any Saturday or Sunday. It’s a great way for all students to get Christian Service Hours. Mass is at 9:30 and residents gather in the rec room afterwards to break bread and share fellowship. Your contact person before you decide to attend is Ms. Lonergan in De Sales 201. Please email Michele Fox if you want more questions answered beforehand: nazarethhouseactivities@gmail.com
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12/20/2014
7:45a–3:45a
Love working with kids? Want to mentor? Call Nativity Prep Academy and ask how you might complete your Christian Service hours at their school. Summer might work out especially well. Email contact, Julie Bishop. She is their Volunteer Coordinator. Her email is jbishop@nativityprep.org.
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01/11/2015
2:30a–6:30a
Blue Roses Girls is seeking volunteers to that can help special needs girls, aged, 8-18, learn how to engage socially. This is a really wonderful opportunity. I hope you're interested!
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02/10/2015
2:00a–6:00a
The St. Pat's Soup Kitchen desperately needs volunteers to help prepare and serve meals to low income families at the St. Patrick Catholic Church Parish Center on Tuesdays. The Parish Center is located at 3821 Adams St, Carlsbad, CA 92008. If you have 30 minutes, 1 hour, or more to spare, please contact Dr. Mike McCarthy. His telephone number is 760/310-6422. Volunteers are needed at any time between 2pm and 6pm each Tuesday. Your help is most appreciated! Email stpatricksangels@gmail.com Thanks for your help! Best regards, Ramsey
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02/13/2015
8:30a–5:00a
The San Dieguito STUDY BUDDY Program is seeking CCHS students interested in tutoring and mentoring elementary school students for one hour after school each week at elementary school campuses. The due date to apply to the program is Feb. 13. San Dieguito Study Buddy has 2 programs - one for the Encinitas (North) schools and one for the Del Mar/Rancho Santa Fe/Solana Beach (South) schools. Both programs begin the week of February 23 and end the week of May 4. Here is the application to the South Campuses. Visit http://www.sandieguitoalliance.org/studybuddy.html
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02/15/2015
7:00a–5:00a
The Helen Woodward Center seeks volunteers to help at Camp Critter over Spring Break and Summer Break
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03/07/2015
9:00a–5:00a
Isabel Cortes ,on behalf of Our Savior's Lutheran Church in North Park, is looking for volunteers to help do some light maintenance around their property such as painting, gardening/gardening up-keep, etc... as well as some administrative work in our office and special events on weekends. There is no set schedule other than anytime Monday through Friday after 3pm and on weekends after 9am. They are very flexible. Here is the link to their website: http://oursaviorslutheransd.org/ If you need any other information feel free to contact Isabel via either means detailed below. Isabel Cortes direct: (619) 955-3611 isabel.cortes730@gmail.com
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03/15/2015
12:45p–2:00a
The AYSO Soccer Buddies program will be starting up again in March and is seeking volunteers. Volunteers serve as buddies for special needs soccer players. No experience or soccer skills are needed but are welcome. A positive attitude, willingness to encourage or motivate players, and a commitment to attending at least 6 of the 8 games are needed. The dates of the games are March 15, 22 and 29; April 12, 19 and 26; and May 3 and 17. The games are held at the San Elijo Softball fields at the corner of Schoolhouse and San Elijo RD in San Marcos from 1-2pm. Volunteers are asked to arrive 15 minutes early and a training session will likely be offered on the first day. Free t-shirts are provided to the volunteers. There were a few Cathedral HS students who attended in the fall and did a fantastic job. Please see the attached flyer.
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04/01/2015
8:15a–5:30a
Hospice of the North Coast currently has some volunteer opportunities that students may be interested in. Please check out their website for more detailed information, including the application: http://hospicenorthcoast.org/volunteer/ . Notice that direct hours opportunities are for kids 18 or older, however, they have some administrative type opportunities where younger students can help and complete some of their hours too. The name of their Volunteer coordinator is Cyndie Acosta. Their next training for volunteers is coming up in April. Hospice of the North Coast 2525 Pio Pico Drive, Suite 301 Carlsbad, CA 92008-1568 cjimenez@hospicenorthcoast.org
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04/01/2015
7:00a–5:30a
Kim Booth is the volunteer coordinator for the San Diego Crew Classic, Inc., which hosts one of San Diego’s leading events with an attendance of over 10,000 annually. She is looking to grow her volunteer base for the regatta to be held starting in April. They are especially interested in working with the next generation of all-star leaders here in San Diego. She is especially interested in working with groups of students so find your friends and work together. Contact Kim @ 562-965-4764 (cell); kim@crewclassic.org
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04/11/2015
8:00a–5:00a
Fill-a-Belly is a grass roots weekly dinner for the homeless that focuses on building relationships by breaking bread together.
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04/22/2015
9:00a–3:30a
The Summer Junior Volunteer Application for Helen Woodward Center can be found here. The deadline has been extended about a week after the April 15th deadline that it says on the application. There is still room for now! Contact Laurie Doyle for more information... Volunteer Coordinator Helen Woodward Animal Center Lauried@animalcenter.org (858) 756-4117 ext 370 Fax: (858) 756-0605 http://www.animalcenter.org/volunteer
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04/25/2015
8:30a–11:30a
Members of more than 10 churches are gathering together to serve the community on Helping Hands/Community Service day, Saturday, April 25 from 8:30-11:30am. There are two opportunities available. First, volunteers are needed to help rehabilitate the San Luis Rey Mission grounds, lavendaría, and old school house. For more information and to register for this opportunity, see the following link: http://www.justserve.org/project/details/?instanceId=4QXWHHRN6W7RZSK9QJMD Second, volunteers are needed to help rehabilitate the Calavera Hills trails. For more information and to register for this opportunity, see the following link: http://www.justserve.org/project/details/?instanceId=7D7WQGH4Q7MXGCWQB7DX
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04/25/2015
1:00a–7:00a
Ms. Navarro, Principal of St. Columba, is looking for volunteers for their Spring Fest on April 25. They are having their big fundraiser and would love to have some students volunteer. Should be fun! Ms. Rose Navarro Principal St. Columba rnavarro.anderson@gmail.com office (858) 279-1882
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04/25/2015
6:00a–11:00a
St. Columba is in search of student volunteers to help at their Spring Festival...please see the link below. They are only 50% staffed for this event and need volunteers to help make this a successful fundraiser for their students. To sign up go to: http://vols.pt/KCp7SW For any questions, please email maryann.rodolfo@gmail.com
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05/02/2015
9:00a–3:00a
This is a 5k race to help raise awareness of teenage depression. SpeakUp5k draws attention to the issue of teen depression in order to let teens know that it is okay to “Speak Up” about their personal battles. Learn how to participate at the link below.
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05/02/2015
10:00a–3:00a
Cardiff Schools is having its 29th Annual Ice Cream Social on Saturday, May 2nd from 10-3pm and is looking for volunteers. In years past many students from Cathedral have helped out, and they are hoping they will have students come again to help them this year. Contact Noelle Co-Volunteer Director for 39th Annual Ice Cream Social mccoolsmiley@gmail.com cell: 858-519-2009 home: 858-888-2684
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05/09/2015
2:30a–7:30a
There is a change to the May 9 service opportunity. The location has change to Catholic Charities Vista site and the contact person is the Vista Program Coordinator. I’ve included a modified post below. So far, I have 3 students reserved for the day and all know to report to Vista. I apologize for the last minute change. If you have any questions, please contact Marco Lemus at (760) 631-4792. Save the Date, Saturday May 9, 2015. Catholic Charities needs volunteers to help sort, pack and store food donations received during the annual Letter Carriers food drive. The event will take place at 917 E. Vista Way between 2:30PM and 6:30PM. Volunteers can sign up for an hour or the entire afternoon. Parking is limited; participants are encouraged to carpool. Last year volunteers moved over 20,000 lbs. of food in a six hour window! Please let coworkers, family and friends know of this service opportunity. During 2014, the Catholic Charities Food Resource Centers assisted over 5,600 local households with food. This is the biggest food drive they receive each year and it will help keep the Food Resource Centers stocked during the summer months. For more information or to sign up please contact Marco Lemus at (760) 631-4792 or mlemus@ccdsd.org.
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05/20/2015
4:00a–7:00a
Chick-fil-A at Mira Mesa on Camino Ruiz is hosting their annual Military Appreciation night on May 20th, from 4-7pm. The past three years many CCHS students have served meals and hosted games for our military and their families. Please contact Ashley @ Chick-fil-A Mira Mesa (858) 566 - 7800 10750 Camino Ruiz, San Diego, CA 92126
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05/29/2015
5:00a–11:00a
Century Tour Volunteer 2015: This Year the Boys & Girls Club of San Dieguito is partnering with the San Diego Century Tour to provide all the volunteers on May 29th and 30th! For every volunteer The YMCA brings $10 goes back to our amazing Club! They would love to have some of the Cathedral students to help out! All hours can be signed off as community service and you would be greatly helping us to raise money for our Organization! There are opportunities for all ages. A flyer can be found with shifts. If anyone would like to sign up please email or call Jaymye Ross at JRoss@bgcSanDieguito.org or (858)436-7503
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06/05/2015
1:00a–7:00a
The Torrey Pines Rotary Club needs volunteers for the Care ‘n Share Toy Drive. Volunteers will get free tickets to the SD Fair as well as volunteer hours...for a super great cause to benefit kids! Sign up at the link to the side and contact the following for more info... Eileen Clifton Executive Director Foundation for the Children of the Californias Office: (858) 278-5437 (KIDS) Cell: (858) 945-0197 Web: www.usfcc.org facebook.com/foundationforthechildren twitter: @fdn4thechildren The Care ‘n Share Toy Drive, a project of Torrey Pines Rotary Club, to be held June 6th through July 5th at the San Diego County Fair. This is the 7th year for our collection of new and gently used stuffed animals and by the end of this summer we will have distributed over 30,000 stuffed animals to help put smiles on the faces of sick children in the region. Our major recipient organizations are again Rady Children’s Hospital, Hospital Infantil de las Californias, and Children’s Lifeline, with additional stuffed animals going to Thousand Smiles, Flying Sams, Operation Santa, and other local organizations serving needy children. We’d love your help! How can you help? *Volunteer a few hours at this year’s Fair – we’ll provide the admission tickets *Ask your local merchants to post our flyer for their customers to see *Post our flyer on your social media to help us get the word out *Host a collection bin at your business so donors who don’t attend the Fair can drop off their donations *Ask your friends and neighbors if they have any gently used stuffed animals in need of a good new home We aren’t asking for your money, just a bit of your time. If you can join us in the fun at the Fair, here’s the link to the Volunteer Schedule: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1yIFCn7yUBWdZPfaLzn62cQpG_x-IZIjvqW5tuU9XdL8/edit?usp=sharing On behalf of the sick children in the region who will be delighted to hug a new stuffed animal when sick and feeling down, THANK YOU! Any questions, please don’t hesitate to contact me. I look forward to hearing from you! Nancy Stoke Chair, Care ‘n Share Toy Drive Torrey Pines Rotary Club nancy@torreypinesrotary.org 858 509-9160 www.torreypinesrotary.org
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06/06/2015
8:30a–5:00a
Perhaps you're interested in a career in medicine or would like to volunteer at a hospitals. Try the UCSD campus in Hillcrest.
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06/15/2015
8:45a–12:15p
Eager for summer? Want to do something truly memorable? Participate in a children’s with special needs sports camp that is run by Marantha Church and supported by KIDS Therapy Associates. Ask seniors Justin Haupt and Tito Howell about what it means to be a "buddy” and then check the flyer. Contact Bonnie Haupt, bhauptkids@yahoo.com 858-442-1865
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06/22/2015
6:00a–8:00a
Note: this is not a Christian Service opportunity because it is a paid position. Just passing along this information because the organization is great. This is a flyer for our CAMP DOLLS week this summer. Contact Meghan Mallory Volunteer Coordinator 2014-2015 Blue Roses Girls Offering Fun & Friendship www.BlueRosesGirls.com Blue Roses Girls on Facebook Blue Roses Girls on Twitter
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06/27/2015
4:00a–9:00a
Mary G. Bones, Marketing Manager at Noah Homes, seeks volunteers to help individuals with developmental disabilities. The specific event on 6/27 is just one of the ways you can get involved. Noah is an exceptional residential care campus for adults with DD here in San Diego. Please contact Mary @ 619 660-6200 x 121. www.NoahHomes.org 12526 Campo Road Spring Valley, CA 91978 619-660-6200 x121
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07/27/2015
8:30a–3:00a
The Agua Hedionda Lagoon Foundation is looking for summer camp counselor volunteers age 12 and up to help out July 27 - August 14, 2015 from 8:30am-3:00pm with their Environmental Kids Summer Camp. (To serve as a camp counselor for the older group which consists of 6th-8th grade students who participate in kayaking, the volunteers must be 14+). No commitment is required, however, volunteers must fill out an application available on their website: http://lagoon.aguahedionda.org/. They are also looking for docents and trail maintenance volunteers throughout the year. For more information, please contact Katie at 760/804-1969 or at volunteer@aguahedionda.org.
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09/26/2015
7:00a–5:00a
Dates for future trips to Nazareth Orphanage in Tecate, MX: September 26, 2015 November 14, 2015 January 16, 2016 March 19, 2016
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