OCTA Teen Council
The Orange County Transportation Authority has contacted us with the following opportunity for our students between the ages of 13 and 18. Please see the attached and visit the web address below for more information. The Teen Council is a competitive community service volunteer position for teens. Teen Council members provide their insights into public transportation issues within Orange County. In addition to learning about local government, public transportation and urban planning from OCTA staff, Teen Council members build leadership, communication and teamwork skills. Participation on the Teen Council adds a great highlight to students’ college applications and resumes. The Teen Council meets about once a month at OCTA’s administrative offices in Orange, CA.
OCTA is currently recruiting for the 2015-16 school year. The deadline for 2015-16 school year applications is July 31, 2014. For information about the Teen Council please visit: www.octa.net/teencouncil).
OME Volunteer Program
Opportunity Matters To Everyone (OME) is non-profit organization devoted to providing activities and opportunities for children with developmental disabilities and their families.
Throughout the year, OME offers many opportunities for clients and the community to attend our events, some of which are free to the community. To make these events possible, we need the help of volunteers! Requirements include: reliable and responsible, experience working with children and/or young adults, familiar with developmental disorders, patience, flexible, a positive attitude, and 16 years or older. OME will sign off on any volunteer hours for school or community service.
We are now accepting volunteers for the following events:
~Summer camp: July 13th-July 24th Monday-Friday 9am-3pm-Costa Mesa
To apply or for more information, please contact Corynn at Czizi@om2e.org
Villa West Apts. Kids Summer Program
Villa West Apts Kids Summer Program: They are looking for three to four girls and/or boys to commit to their summer program beginning the 2nd week of July. They would like your presence from 1:00 to 3:30PM Tuesday thru Friday. You will be expected to supervise painting projects, games, arts and crafts, planting projects etc. They do require a commitment for the summer but are looking for students that like to play, create, sing and write ABC’s and read stories; and math!. If you are interested, please contact Kathleen Baron, Manager 949-887-1690 or email@example.com
KAISER/WOODLAND ELEMENTARY ANNUAL CARNIVAL
Kaiser/Woodland needs volunteers and help with the Arts and Crafts table and face painting.
When: Saturday, May 16th 3:00pm to 7:00pm
Contact: Lailii Rascon, firstname.lastname@example.org or cell# (323) 377-3765
ENC - LEADERS IN TRAINING
The ENC is looking for High School Students with a desire in Leaders in Training. It is a two week commitment. You will help with Summer Camp, which is a perfect opportunity for those who enjoy working with kids, and it provides an excellent experience to include on a resume or college application.
If you are interested, please contact the ENC or email email@example.com
The ENC needs volunteers to assist with the Spring Faire on May 3rd. Volunteers help set up, sell food and beverages, staff game booths and craft tables, paint faces, and clean up at the end. They need your help for the following shits:
7:00AM - 10:00am: Set-up
9:30 - 12:30: Faire (Groups and experienced ENC volunteers only)
12:00 - 3:00PM: Faire (Groups and experience ENC volunteers only)
3:00PM - 5:00PM: Clean up.
ELKS COMMUNITY SERVICE
The Elk's Club needs YOU:
The Elk's is looking for students who are interested in food service, busboy, and dishwasher, etc. for the following dates:
This Friday, May 1st;
Saturday, May 2nd they will be celebrating Cinco de Mayo
Sunday, May 5th they will be celebrating Mother's Day.
Sunday, June 7th for Brunch service.
Tuesday, June 16th
IF you are interested, please pick up an insurance form and contact John Garten at 949-246-7886
AIDS Services Foundation Orange County
Volunteer walkers needed. Please let me know that you will be there as we walk in the parade promoting ASF, AIDS Walk & Red Ribbon 5k Fun Run. The 49th Laguna Beach Parade, themed "The Home of the Free Because of the Brave", will take place on Saturday, March 7, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. (We will meet between 10am and 10:15am)
Featuring community groups, imaginative floats, and spirited marching bands from throughout the Southland. Sign up now!!
AIDS Walk phone banks – volunteers needed to make phone calls to past team captains to register for this year’s Walk/Run – ASF Office In Irvine
Saturday March 14, 2015 from 10:15am to 2pm
AIDS Walk and Red Ribbon 5K Fun Run – Mason Regional Park, Irvine
Saturday May 9, 2015 Various shifts throughout the day.
Please contact me in the Volunteer Department to sign as soon as possible.
AIDS Services Foundation Orange County
17982 Sky Park Cir, Suite J, Irvine, CA 92614
KOHL’S CARES SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
Nominate a young volunteer for up to $10,000 in scholarships. Go to Kohlskids.com and nominate a young volunteer, ages 6 to 18, who has made a difference in your community. Top winners each receive $10,000 for higher education.
How Does it Work?
Nominators must be 21 or older
Students must be between the ages of 6 and 18 (as of March 13, 2015) and not yet a high school graduate
The student’s volunteer actions should be described in detail on the nomination form
Volunteer efforts must have occurred in the last year and must have benefited people not related to the student
Winners will be chosen based on the benefits and outcomes of their volunteer service.
Nominations accepted January 30 – March 13, 2015
New Volunteer Opportunities
Newport Harbor Lutheran Church – If you would like to volunteer one day a week please contact Karen Hersh at 949-548-3631 x110 or Karen@nhlcs.org There are a few requirements which are as follow: 1) Health Screening Report. 2) Current T.B. Test. 3) There is a dress code at the school for volunteers. No tattoo’s or piercings showing. You must wear appropriate clothing and nothing to short or revealing.
Kaiser/Woodland Elementary Annual Pancake Breakfast and Book Sale - Saturday, February 7th from 7:00am to 12:00pm If you would like to volunteer please contact Lailii Rascon @323-377-3765 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) - The Newport Beach Fire Department is hosting three Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) programs that are scheduled to start at the end of February. There have been many Newport Harbor High School students and their parents participate in the CERT program over the last several years and it is a great opportunity to continue getting some of the local high school students and their families prepared for any unexpected disasters. Please contact Matt Brisbois at 949-644-3381 or email@example.com Applications are available in the counseling office.
ENC Habitat Helpers
WARM JACKETS AND COATS NEEDED
On behalf of the OC Rescue mission, Illumination Foundation and Mercy House:
We are collecting ALL SIZES of Jackets and coats for homeless men, women and children. Please donate clean outerwear. J These items will be handed out directly to people in need to help keep them warm this winter!
Please drop off at 534 Catalina Drive, Newport Beach there is a big box on the porch for donations, in Mr. Smith’s room (Science Building), or Mr. Sigafoos room (English building)!
Thank You, Felicity Giddings
Jacket Drive December 1st through February 14th 2015
Thank you for your support and remember the sooner the better!
Sincerely, Felicity Giddings
Posted by: Angie Miner
REACHING FOR THE CURE HALF MARATHON
We are actively planning our largest, annual fundraiser – 2013 Bank of America Merrill Lynch Reaching for the Cure Half Marathon Event – taking place on May 4-5, 2013. This community event brings ...more