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2022 Volunteer Opportunities for the Season of Giving

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November is the season of giving!

Are you looking to give back, but don't know where to start? Check out the 50+ volunteer opportunities linked below! 🀎

This list includes in-person, remote, and seasonal opportunities from our LA2050 grantees, partners, and other social impact organizations.

🌟 This star emoji indicates that an organization is a current or former LA2050 grantee!

Upcoming November volunteer opportunities:

🌟Healing California Clinic with The San Fernando Valley Dental Society | November 11th

Healing California is partnering with the San Fernando Valley Dental Society Foundation to provide dental care to veterans on Veterans Day. This event is for dental professionals, medical professionals, and general volunteers.

🀎Foothill Unity Center Thanksgiving Food Box | November 12th

Help Foothill Unity Center make Thanksgiving brighter! Volunteer to prepare and pack Thanksgiving food boxes for those in need.

🀎Good+ Foundation Community Volunteer Day | November 12th

Attend Good+ Community Volunteer Day for in-person and outdoor volunteer opportunities for individuals and groups. Volunteers will help prepare new parent gift sets, sort and bundle clothing, and prepare health grooming kits for LA families.

🌟United Way of Greater Los Angeles WalkUnitedLA | November 12th

WalkUnitedLA raises funds to break the cycle of generational poverty. Volunteers are needed to help make this event a success! Help with registration, incentives, medals, wayfinding, water stations, or the children’s area.

🀎Metropolis Sunday Lunch Program | November 13th, 20th, and 27th

Metropolis serves 150 hot meals to-go every Sunday for seniors and neighbors experiencing homelessness in Santa Monica. Volunteer to help cook and package food onsite.

🀎Veterans Advocacy Group of America 6th Annual Veterans Appreciation Thanksgiving Dinner | November 15th

Help to serve our veterans with commitment, compassion, and respect. This Veterans Thanksgiving Dinner is in need of volunteers for registration, parking, food serving, and crowd control.

🌟Union Rescue Mission Thursday Pre Thanksgiving Prep | November 17th

The Union Rescue Mission needs extra help in the kitchen. Will you be the extra hands it needs? Help prep turkeys for the Thanksgiving Celebration on November 19th.

🀎Westside Food Bank | November 17th

Can you lift a turkey? The Westside Food bank is looking for volunteers to transport and distribute turkeys this season.

🀎Foothill Unity Center Thanksgiving Food Box & Produce Packing Day | November 18th

Help Foothill Unity Center make Thanksgiving brighter! Volunteer to prepare and pack Thanksgiving food and produce boxes for those in need.

🌟Union Rescue Mission Thursday Turkey FRYday! | November 18th

Turkey FRYday is a fun tradition held every year at Union Rescue Mission. Help to fry, shred, and inject turkeys over 200+ turkeys!

🌟Healing California Clinic with Power of Sight Foundation | November 19th

Healing California is partnering again with Power of Sight Foundation to provide vision services at Restauracion Total Lancaster. This event is for vision professionals and general volunteers.

🌟Union Station Homeless Services Dinner in the Park 2022 | November 21st

Thanksgiving Supplies Pick Up

Volunteer your time to help USHS with its Thanksgiving Supplies Pick Up. Your work will help those in need who have access to a kitchen and want to cook their own Thanksgiving meal.

🀎The Salvation Army Feast of Sharing | November 22nd

This Thanksgiving, families will be welcomed back in-person for the event, and thanks to the support of Nickelodeon and Paramount! Ushers, servers, and people to help set up / clean up are needed. Sign up today to do the most good!

🀎Big Sunday Annual Thanksgiving Stuffing Event | November 23rd

Help Big Sunday collect and pack bags full of Thanksgiving dinner for thousands of people, including vets; homeless families; women in domestic violence shelters; group homes; low-income families with autistic children; food pantries; schools and more.

🌟Union Station Homeless Services Dinner in the Park 2022 | November 23rd

Thanksgiving Meal Pick Up

Help needed! Volunteer your time to help USHS portion, prepare, and distribute Thanksgiving dinners at the Adult Center.

🀎Westside Thanksgiving Celebration | November 23rd - 24th

Take a few hours and join thousands of others to make the Westside Thanksgiving a wonderful, fun celebration. It’s an experience you won’t soon forget.

🀎Food on Foot Thanksgiving Serving | November 24th

As a Thanksgiving Volunteer with Food on Foot, you will distribute nutritious meals, beverages, snacks, and hygiene items to upwards of 500 unhoused and low-income neighbors.

🀎Food on Foot Thanksgiving Serving | November 24th

As a Thanksgiving Volunteer with Food on Foot, you will distribute nutritious meals, beverages, snacks, and hygiene items to upwards of 500 unhoused and low-income neighbors.

🀎Thanksgiving Dinner at The Salvation Army’s Bell Shelter | November 24th

Volunteers will be able to help decorate and set up the area, serve the residents a full meal, and clean up afterwards. Various shifts are available throughout the day.

🀎The ANE Foundation 7th Annual Community Thanksgiving Dinner | November 24th

It’s that time of year again! The ANE Foundation is hosting its 7th Community Thanksgiving Dinner. Give your time and volunteer to feed people in need!

🌟Union Station Homeless Services Dinner in the Park 2022 | November 24th

Thanksgiving Day Community Events

Volunteer your time to help USHS host private dinners for its 550 residents living at the Adult Center, Family Center, Centennial Place, Huntington Villas, Casa Luna, Eagle Rock Village, Tiny Village, and M Motel in El Monte.

🀎Food on Foot Sunday Serving | November 27th

Are you looking for a kid friendly volunteer option for your family? Strengthen the community by distributing food, clothing and essential supplies to unhoused and low-income neighbors.

🀎The Giving Spirit Winter Outreach | December 2 - 7th

Join The Giving Spirit at the Brentwood Presbyterian Church to assemble much needed survival essentials to directly serve hundreds of individuals and families braving to survive a winter on the street.

🌟CicLAvia South LA | December 4th

Calling all CicLAvia fans: donate a few hours to help with wayfinding, manage car crossing points, or provide participants with activity information. Individual and group volunteer opportunities are available.

🀎Toys for Tots – Toy Sorting | December 8 - 22nd

Have you always wondered what it was like to be one of Santa's elves? Thanks to this great volunteer opportunity from The Salvation Army now you can experience it firsthand! As Santa’s elf, you'll use your organizational skills and toy knowledge to fulfill toy requests.

🀎The Giving Spirit Winter Outreach | December 9 - 11th

Join The Giving Spirit at the Westchester Municipal Building to assemble much needed survival essentials to directly serve hundreds of individuals and families braving to survive a winter on the street.

🀎Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Winter Wonderland | December 10th

Spread love and joy to the South LA community this season with Its Bigger Than Us LA, Council District 8, and Baldwin Hills Crenshaw. The event will provide 20,000 toys to the Crenshaw District along with many free resources including a job fair, health resources, and activities for the whole family.

Plus, check out these ongoing volunteer opportunities for ways to give back all year:

🌟Volunteer with one of Black Women for Wellness's nine programs.

🌟Check out the different volunteer opportunities with Education Through Music LA.

🌟Make an impact with First Place for Youth.

🌟Get involved with Foster Nation.

🌟Contact Fulfillment Fund to volunteer

🌟Get involved and volunteer with Homeboy Industries.

🌟Make a difference with Inner City Law Center.

🌟Donate your time to the LA Conservation Corps.

🌟Check out these flexible opportunities with Legacy LA.

🌟Here are volunteer and internship opportunities with LACI

🌟Fill out this Volunteer Sign-Up form to assist Nature for All.

🌟Learn about volunteer and internship opportunities with the Red Nation Celebration Institute.

🌟Complete a volunteer inquiry form for RuckusRoots

🌟Sign up to volunteer at one of SEE-LA’s distribution events or markets.

🌟Volunteer and earn hours towards free classes with the Theodore Payne Foundation.

🌟Learn how you can get involved today with The Anti-Recidivism Coalition

🌟Check out volunteer opportunities for youth and adults with the Friendship Foundation.

🌟Sign up to receive volunteer communications from The RightWay Foundation.

🌟Give back and volunteer with the Tiyya Foundation.

🌟Tell The Midnight Mission about your skills and find your perfect volunteer match.

🌟Sign up to volunteer with Crop Swap LA

🌟Downtown Women’s Center needs individual and group volunteers.

🌟Learn how to help the Jenesse Center.

🌟Fill out this interest form to volunteer with Human-I-T.

🀎Find out how you can volunteer with LA Community Fridges.

🀎Check out these remote volunteer opportunities with PATH Los Angeles.

🀎Sign up for individual or group volunteer opportunities with Project Angel Food.

🀎Volunteer at an upcoming pantry or virtually with the Los Angeles Regional Foodbank

🀎Fill out this Volunteer Application help San Pedro Meals on Wheels.

🀎Check out the Los Angeles Mission VolunteerHub for upcoming opportunities.

🀎Join a volunteer area with the Long Beach Rescue Mission.

🀎Get started as a volunteer with LA Family Housing.

🀎Complete a volunteer application for Help Me Help You.

🀎Volunteer with Hope of the Valley.

🀎Learn skills and give back with Bikerowave.

🀎Join forces with Angel Flight West.

Did we miss an upcoming volunteer opportunity in Los Angeles? Email us at connect@la2050.org so we can add it to our list!


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