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Volunteer Opportunities

Service Learning Log

6th Annual Jalen & Breanna Thayer Memorial Run

Volunteers and participants are encouraged to participate in the 6th Annual Jalen and Breanna Thayer Memorial Run taking place at Patrick Henry Elementary beginning at 8:30am. 


Friends of Colorado Lagoon

Go to: for upcoming events, such as habitat restorations, estuary exploration, and coastal cleanups. 


Los Cerritos Wetlands Stewardship Program

Go to: for information regarding participation in exploration and ecological restoration in the Los Cerritos Wetlands. 


Alamitos Beach Cleanup
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 Cleanups
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 Cleanups
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:



Schedule Your Own Beach Clean Up!
Groups or clubs may schedule their own beach clean up at any time by contacting Justin Rudd at 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.



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 Longbeach Volunteers

Serve your community and learn about the Port of Long Beach. Fill out an application on line at POLB Education. Call Mario Gonzalez at (562) 499-3427 or e-mail to if you have questions.



Looking for ways to volunteer?
Do you need creative and fun ways to volunteer and give back to your community? Go to Justin Rudd and check out the many events looking for volunteers.