Nutrition 100: Nutrition Today

The following organizations have been approved for Nutrition 100.

Angel's Depot

Contact Person: Rick Cunningham (
Contact Phone: (760) 599-7093
Address: 1497 Poinsettia Avenue, Suite 158 Vista CA 92081
Volunteer Needs: This organization provides food and dignity for impoverished seniors living in San Diego & North County. Help is needed with packing boxes, sorting food, bulk mailings, office help, special events. Monday-Friday 9:00-5:00.

Arc of San Diego

Contact Person: Cara Jenkins (
Contact Phone: (619) 685-1175 ext. 254
Address: 3030 Market Street San Diego CA 92102
Volunteer Needs: The Arc of San Diego is the largest, most comprehensive provider of services for individuals with disabilities in San Diego County. Volunteers are needed to assist the PALS department with recreation activities Friday evening - Sunday. Help with cooking classes. Join the fun and gain practical experience working with teens and adults with intellectual and development disabilities today! The Arc requires fingerprints, TB test, background check, drug test, and physical at no cost to you.

Boys & Girls Club of Oceanside

Contact Person: Kirsten Robinson (
Contact Phone: (760) 433-8920
Address: 401 Country Club Lane Oceanside CA 92054
Volunteer Needs: Volunteers who have a passion and desire to work with and inspire youth are needed. The organization provides health and wellness programs and students can assist with these. Students must be sure to identify themselves as nutrition students. Fingerprinting is required . Participants can pick up volunteer applications and Live Scan information at our main site, 401 Country Club Lane. All participants must interview with the BGC of Oceanside prior to being fingerprinted.

Brother Benno's Foundation

Contact Person: Denise Seymour (
Contact Phone: (760) 439-1244 x107
Address: 3260 Production Ave. Oceanside CA 92058
Volunteer Needs: Assist with preparation of food packets. Monday-Friday 6:00am-5:00pm and Saturday 8:00am-5:00pm.. All volunteers must attend an orientation on the first Saturday of the month at 9:30 a.m., no pre-registration for the orientation is required just show up at the site.

Camp Pendleton MCCS/ Marine & Family Services

Contact Person: Candi Heinberger (
Contact Phone: (760) 725-3856
Address: P.O. BOX 555020, Bldg. 13150 Rm.317 (14th ST/C ST) Camp Pendleton CA 92055
Volunteer Needs: Volunteer opportunities are available in the Semper Fit Program.

City of Carlsbad

Contact Person: Sue Irey (
Contact Phone: (760) 434-2929
Address: 1200 Carlsbad Village Dr. Carlsbad CA 92008
Volunteer Needs: Help serve lunch to more than 100 seniors at the Carlsbad senior center.

Community Resource Center

Contact Person: Colleen Collazo (
Contact Phone: (760)-753-1156 Ext. 1321
Address: 650 Second Street Encinitas CA 92024
Volunteer Needs: Help serve clients with the food pantry. Client Center/ Food Pantry hours: Monday through Friday, 10:00-3:00.

Fraternity House Incorporated

Contact Person: Nicole Whadford (
Contact Phone: (760) 736-0292 x110
Address: 20702 Elfin Forest Rd. Escondido CA 92029
Volunteer Needs: Fraternity House (Escondido) and Michaelle House (Vista) are residential homes for individuals living with HIV/AIDS. Volunteer needs include: cooking, baking, and serving, and planning meals for the residents.*TB test is mandatory, volunteer application, and orientation session.

Move Your Feet Before You Eat

Contact Person: Tierra Murguia (
Contact Phone: 760-717-0313
Address: 800 Grand Ave. Suite C Carlsbad CA 92008
Volunteer Needs: Students are needed to present health and nutrition related workshops to children during after school hours.

North County's Food Bank

Contact Person: Jeremiah Luster (
Contact Phone: (760) 761-1140
Address: 680 Rancheros Drive, Suite 100 San Marcos CA 92069
Volunteer Needs: Volunteers help with every aspect of operations at the food bank: collecting donations, sorting food, packing and distributing food boxes and cleaning. Volunteer opportunities are on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays. Before your first shift, you need to attend an orientation and training session, which we have at different days and times, usually once per week. The time spent in training will go towards your total service hours. Orientations need to be scheduled ahead of time, no drop-ins. To become a volunteer, fill out our new volunteer application here: North County's Food Bank is operated by North County Community Services (NCCS). NCCS has additional volunteer opportunities available.

Nutrition Education, Vista Unified School District

Contact Person: Amy Haessly (
Contact Phone: (760) 726-2170 x2912
Address: 4680 North Ave. Oceanside CA 92056
Volunteer Needs: Support nutrition education efforts in grades K-12 with a variety of activities such as teaching classroom lessons, conducting student taste tests of new foods, helping in school gardens, guiding student nutrition groups, and more! Volunteers must complete a registration packet, and submit their TB test results and a copy of drivers license.

Salvation Army of Oceanside

Contact Person: Lt. Dave Preston and Lt. Dawn Preston (
Contact Phone: (760) 631-8212 x202 and 203
Address: 3935 Lake Blvd. Oceanside CA 92056
Volunteer Needs: Assist with senior lunch program. Volunteer application must be completed and background check required; fee for background check is waived if volunteers agree to 20 hours commitment.