Calendar of Volunteer Events - Spring 2016

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Visit the Service Learning and Volunteer Center to learn more about the Volunteer Program and pick up a time card.

One-Time Volunteer Opportunities

Saturday, April 30, 7:30am - 3:00pm: The North County African-American Women's Association will be hosting its Women's Conference at the Cultural Center for the Arts in Escondido. They are seeking volunteers to help with setup and also for young women to attend this great conference. For more information, contact Raye Clendening at crclendening@sbcglobal.net

Sunday, May 1, 8:00am - 2:00pm: Wounded Warrior Homes needs volunteers to help at a work site in Vista, CA. Volunteers must be skilled tradesmen: electricians, plumbers, painters, & tilers. Lunch will be provided. For more information, or to sign up, contact Marissa at volunteers@woundedwarriorhomes.org

Monday, May 2-Thursday, May 5, 9:00am-5:00pm: Angel's Depot is looking for volunteers to assist with food packing at 2820 La Mirada Drive, Suite C, Vista, CA 92081. Various shifts available. For more information, or to sign up, email volunteer4us@theangelsdepot.org

Sunday, May 15, 10:00am - 5:00pm: The North County Eco Alliance & EEDay Inc will be hosting the 10th annual EcoFest Encinitas. Volunteers are needed for various tasks through out the event. For more information, or to sign up, contact Kasia Epstein at info@ncealliance.org

Sunday, June 5 2016, 5:30am-7pm: The Marine Corps will be hosings its' Mud Run at Lake O'Neil, Peninsula, Camp Pendleton, CA 92055. Corpsmen, Marine, and Navy Volunteers are needed to assist with various tasks throughout the event. Lunch, t-shirt, and letter will be provided to those who stay the whole day. For those stationed at particular bases additional perks are available. For more information, or to sign up, email Mark Buehman at mark.a.buehman@usmc-mccs.org

Ongoing Volunteer Opportunities

Casa de Amparo is looking for volunteers interested in help with processing as an In-Kind Sorting Person. This postition is available on Wednesdays from 10am - 12pm with 1-2 people per shift. They also need volunteers to help with transportation in the form of a Pickup & Delivery Support Person on Thursdays from 10am - 12pm. They are asking for 1-2 people per shift and they must be able to lift 50lbs. To sign up, visit the volunteer section of www.casadeamparo.org and complete the one-time event volunteer application.

AVID Program at Roosevelt Middle School needs help preparing middle school kids for college, facilitate tutorial groups in math, science, social studies, and language arts. College students will work with small groups of 4-5, 7-8th grade students. College students must complete a VUSD School Volunteer Application and TB screening. Flexible schedules: Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday from 9:00am - 3:00pm. Contact Monique Seabrook at moniqueseabrook@vistausd.org or call 760-726-8003. The school is located at 850 Sagewood Drive Oceanside CA 92057.

San Elijo Lagoon Conservancy is looking for volunteers to help at Lagoon Platoon every third Saturday of the month. For more information, or to sign up, contact platoon@sanelijo.org

North County Lifeline is looking for volunteers for the following:

For more information, or to register for any of the North County Lifeline opportunities above, please contact Jori O'Reilly at joreilly@nclifeline.org