Volunteer Database

The UCLA Volunteer Center works with many internal and external partners to provide this list of current volunteer opportunities. Interested in technology? Mentoring? Search here for an opportunity in the community that suits your interests or skills.

Ready to volunteer? Reach out directly to the contact listed for each organization. Be prepared to provide your own transportation and meet any of the organization’s training requirements. Good luck!

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Camp Counselor

Volunteer Duration:
Ongoing
Start Date:
Fri, 06/21/24
End Date:
Sat, 06/29/24
Time Details:
Online training (6hrs, remote), In-person training (8hrs, Pasadena), Residential camp 6/22 - 29
Location:
Pasadena, CA (6/21/24) then Big Bear, CA (6/22 - 6/29)
Opportunity Description:
The Laurel Foundation’s Camp Mulberry is the nation’s first free resident camp program specifically for transgender youth ages 6-17. The program is based on traditional camp programs, yet caters to t...
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Education Equity-Youth Health Mentoring Youth

Event Experience Committee Members - Making Strides Against Breast Cancer of Santa Monica

Volunteer Duration:
Ongoing
Start Date:
Mon, 07/15/24
Time Details:
TBD based on availability
Location:
Virtual and in Santa Monica
Opportunity Description:
Making Strides Against Breast Cancer is a celebration of courage and hope, a movement uniting communities to end breast cancer as we know it, for everyone. For three decades, these 3- to 5-mile non-c...
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Environment Youth

Volunteer for Athletics @ HOLA this Summer!

Volunteer Duration:
Ongoing
Start Date:
Mon, 06/24/24
End Date:
Fri, 08/02/24
Time Details:
9am-12pm
Location:
615 La Fayette Park Pl, Los Angeles, CA 90057
Opportunity Description:
Volunteer with our Athletics program at HOLA this summer! Do you like playing sports and working with youth? For 6 weeks this summer our Athletics program will teach youth grades 1st - 8th how to ...
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Equity-Youth Youth

Volunteer this Summer at HOLA!

Volunteer Duration:
Ongoing
Start Date:
Mon, 06/24/24
End Date:
Fri, 08/02/24
Time Details:
9am-5pm
Location:
615 La Fayette Park Pl, Los Angeles, CA 90057
Opportunity Description:
Volunteer this summer with Heart of Los Angeles! We are looking for volunteers to support our fun summer programs! Volunteer for one of our amazing academic or enrichment programs! Summer programs st...
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Art Education Equity-Youth Youth

Volunteer at CicLAvia—South LA (Western Ave)!

Volunteer Duration:
Single Day
Start Date:
Sun, 06/23/24
Time Details:
Multiple shifts from 8:30am - 4:00pm
Location:
South LA - Western Avenue from Exposition to Century Blvd
Opportunity Description:
CicLAvia is seeking both individuals and groups to volunteer at CicLAvia—South LA on Sunday, June 23rd. CicLAvia produces a temporary car-free day that transforms streets into safe spaces for thousan...
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Environment

🎥 Calling All Visionaries and Creatives! 🎬

Volunteer Duration:
Ongoing
Start Date:
Sat, 06/01/24
End Date:
Mon, 12/30/24
Time Details:
Depending on work done/flexible/Part-Independent
Location:
Various
Opportunity Description:
🎥 Calling All Visionaries and Creatives! 🎬 Are you a master of the lens, a wizard of the editing room, or a maestro of cinematic storytelling? The Love Foundation is seeking passionate volunteers ...
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Art

Videographer for LOVE Foundation WEHO Pride 2024

Volunteer Duration:
Single Day
Start Date:
Sun, 06/02/24
Time Details:
Can arrive 9am or sooner and stay to end of parade TBD and be in parade
Location:
West Hollywood
Opportunity Description:
Create video documentary of LOVE Foundation Pride Department ran by Anthony Morrison (Shear Genius Season 1 Winner the real OG) in addition to Pride activities, other participants and possibly be par...
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Art Education Equity-Youth International Mentoring Youth

World Oceans Day Cleanup at Santa Monica Beach

Volunteer Duration:
Single Day
Start Date:
Sat, 06/08/24
Time Details:
9:00am - 11:00am
Location:
Tower 20, Santa Monica Beach 2030 Ocean Way Santa Monica, CA 90405
Opportunity Description:
After a rainy winter, there's a lot of cleanup to be done along our coastline! Join us and our friends at MARA Beauty for our World Oceans Day Beach Cleanup, and take a vital step towards preser...
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Environment Sustainability

AfroFusion Festival Volunteers

Volunteer Duration:
Single Day
Start Date:
Sat, 05/25/24
Time Details:
9:30am-7:30pm
Location:
Dickson North Court UCLA
Opportunity Description:
The AfroFushion Festival is to celebrate Africa Day with us. Food, vendors, a live DJ, dancing, and fun! On May 25th, we are looking for volunteers to help us set up, welcome people, and help with cl...
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Education On Campus

READING TO KIDS: June 8, 2024

Volunteer Duration:
Single Day
Start Date:
Sat, 06/08/24
Time Details:
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Location:
8 elementary schools near Downtown Los Angeles, CA 90006
Opportunity Description:
Reading to Kids organizes monthly reading clubs on the second Saturday of every month from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at eight downtown Los Angeles elementary schools. Pairs of volunteers read aloud to ...
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Art Education Youth