Volunteer Opportunities

Local Volunteer Opportunities


    All the Arts for All the Kids Foundation

    The All the Arts for All the Kids Foundation is an independent organization dedicated to developing, sustaining, and supporting the arts as an intrinsic part of every child's education.

    ​It is this organization's passionate belief that the arts are the birthright of every child, and as such, the Foundation champions the arts for students. We enthusiastically raise funds which are used exclusively to supplement ongoing arts programs.

    CHOC - Children's Hospital of Orange County

    There is no greater reward than making a difference in the life of a sick child.

    The volunteers at CHOC generously dedicate their time to help us provide the very best pediatric services in Orange County. For almost 50 years, the volunteer programs at CHOC and CHOC at Mission have provided vital assistance to all hospital departments.

    Community Action Partnership Orange County

    For more than 50 years, Community Action Partnership of Orange County has been a trusted resource for helping people find their way out of poverty.  From solutions for survival and family, job and educational services to advocacy for racial equality, we help people and communities to thrive.

    Discovery Cube

    As a non-profit organization, Discovery Cube relies on volunteer support to inspire future scientists and engineers. Volunteers provide person-to-person interaction with our guests in order to promote education through our exhibits. If you are over the age of 15 and would like to make an impact on your community, you have found the right place to volunteer!

    Foster Love

    With almost half a million American children in foster care, we need everyone's help volunteering. Become a part of a nationwide volunteer movement that is changing the way kids experience the foster care system. Through team building and service projects, our volunteers make positive contributions to children who live in their communities. Be the change.

    Girls Inc. of Orange County

    The mission of Girls Inc. is to inspire all girls to be strong, smart, and bold. We put our mission into practice through the Girls Inc. experience that equips girls to navigate gender, economic, and social barriers and grow into healthy, educated and independent adults. Health, education and independence are the three main areas that surround our program curricula.

    Linens N Love

    Every year, hotels around the world discard millions of high quality blankets, sheets, pillows, and towels with slight imperfections to maintain their franchise standards. Rather than let these linens go to landfills, Linens N Love collects linens from hotels and reuses them by donating them to homeless families, low income households, animal shelters, and more

    Meals on Wheels Fullerton

    Volunteering is like riding a bicycle. You never forget how. Fortunately, volunteering to deliver meals is just as easy. Call or come in to the office near downtown Fullerton to find out.

    OC Animal Care

    Our volunteer program continues to grow and is a necessary part of everyday life at OC Animal Care. Serving as a volunteer is extremely rewarding, educational, and fun. OC Animal Care volunteers are committed, caring individuals who positively impact the lives of our animals. The valuable support and service they provide are truly appreciated by the animals, staff, and visitors.

    If you are searching for a rewarding experience and love working with and for animals, we invite you to join the OC Animal Care volunteer team. Volunteer opportunities are available seven days a week.

    OC United

    We believe that our community is full of faces and personalities that need love and support. We believe that you are part of our community. You make us who we are by taking action.

    One Love Animal Rescue and Sanctuary

    Our mission is to help any animal in need by providing care, attention and rehabilitation before finding them a loving, forever home. 

    Pathways of Hope

    The mission of POH is to provide access to food, shelter, and life skills training to those experiencing hunger and homelessness in North Orange County.

    Roots n' Shoots (Oak Canyon Nature Center)

    Join OCNC staff in caring for the trails and grounds within Oak Canyon Nature Center. This is a great opportunity to learn about the environment and give back to your local community. High school students can earn community service hours. Planned projects are scheduled for each week.

    Second Harvest Food Bank

    In collaboration with our partners, we provide dignified, equitable and consistent access to nutritious food, creating a foundation for community health.

    St. Jude Medical Center

    For more than 60 years, St. Jude Medical Center has met the needs of the community by offering the highest quality care with compassion and respect.

    We are one of Southern California's most respected and technologically advanced hospitals, and our five core values: Compassion, Dignity, Excellence, Justice and Integrity are the guiding principles for everything we do. St. Jude is synonymous with exceptional care that extends beyond good medicine to a commitment to caring for you – mind, body and spirit.


    STEMpathize strives to make STEM accessible and approachable through hands-on and engaging workshops for all audiences. By encouraging curiosity and exploration, students strengthen teamwork, leadership, and communication skills. We seek to create an empowering and accepting learning environment that allows all students to pursue STEM for their passion and curiosity. 

    YMCA of Fullerton

    With a focus on youth development, healthy living and social responsibility, Y volunteers give men, women and children of all ages and from all walks of life the resources and support they need to be healthy, confident, connected and secure.