Service Learning

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES

THANKSGIVING MEALS FOR SENIORS

Team up with SCAN and help deliver Thanksgiving meals to over 2,000 homebound and isolated seniors.  If you have 2 hours to spare on Thanksgiving morning, please download the attached documents.

Volunteer Sign-up form

Flyer

 

27TH ANNUAL MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR. PEACE AND UNITY PARADE CELEBRATION

Volunteering is a rewarding experience that give you a chance to meet new people, make new friends, explore new interests and make a significant contribution to your community.  Download the document below to sign up to volunteer for the MLK Peace and Unity Parade Celebration taking place Saturday, January 17, 2015.

Volunteer Flyer

 
 
ALAMITOS BEACH CLEAN-UP
Grab your friends and club members and head on down to the beach and participate in the Alamitos Beach Clean Up held every 4th Saturday of the month from 10am – 11am at Alamitos Beach (on Shoreline Drive, just below Ocean Blvd).  Download the attached flyer for more information. 
 
 
 
30-MINUTE BEACH CLEAN UPS
 
Meet on the beach at Granada Avenue in the Belmont Shore area on the third Saturday of each month to participate in the city’s 30-Minute Beach Clean Up. Free parking, bags, gloves, refreshments, and door prizes are available. Such an easy and constructive way to earn Service Learning Hours!
 
 
 
MONTHLY SEAL BEACH CLEAN UPS
 
On the fourth Saturday of each month, from 11am-2pm, Seal Beach clean ups will be conducted. Meet at 1st Street and Ocean, next to Rivers End Café. Parking passes, bags, and gloves are provided. Such an easy and constructive way to earn Service Learning Hours! Bring your log! 
 
 

FISHER-PRICE BEACH CLEAN UP

Meet at the Lone Sailor Memorial on Ocean Blvd., between Orizaba and Redondo Avenue on the 4th Saturday of each month.  For more information, contact Audrey and Tom at:  fpbeachcleanup@hotmail.com.

 

SCHEDULE YOUR OWN BEACH CLEAN UP!
 
Groups or clubs may schedule their own beach clean up at any time by contacting Justin Rudd at justinrudd@aol.com. Bags and gloves will be provided.
 
 

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED

Volunteers are needed to help future US citizens fill out citizenship applications this spring.  Download the attached document for application form and further information.

Volunteer Information Form

 

TUTOR A HOMELESS CHILD

Just one hour a week can make a difference in the life of a child.  No experience necessary!  Training is provided.  Apply online at:  www.schoolonwheels.org.

 

COMPUTER TUTORS NEEDED

Long Beach Brethren Manor is a senior apartment complex with a large computer room and many seniors who are learning how to do e-mail, Facebook and how to surf the web.  One-on-one tutoring by student volunteers has been very successful.  If you would like to volunteer, they would love to have you!  For more information, call the Resident Service Coordinator at (562) 427-3374.

 

WRAP PROGRAM LOOKING FOR VOLUNTEERS 

WRAP is a free after-school program that focuses on academics and physical fitness.  Organizers are looking for out-going and enthusiastic volunteers who enjoy working with children.  If you are interested, download the flyer below for details and school contact information. 

WRAP Volunteer Flyer  

 

HOSPITAL VOLUNTEERS

Lakewood Regional Medical Center is looking for teens age 16+ to become hospital volunteers.  If you are interested, please call Raven at (562) 531-3031 to schedule an interview. 

 

PORT OF LONG BEACH VOLUNTEERS

Serve your community and learn about the Port of Long Beach. Fill out an application on line at: www.polb.com/education. Call Mario Gonzalez at (562) 499-3427 or e-mail to mgonzalez@polb.com if you have questions.

 

 

NEED HOURS?
 
Do you need creative and fun ways to volunteer and give back to your community? Go to www.justinrudd.com and check out the many events looking for volunteers.