I Am a Volunteer

I Am a Volunteer

NBC4's I Am a Volunteer helps connect local causes that matter most to you

Sunday, Jan 18, 2015 at 02:35 PM PST

St. Francis Center

St. Francis Center

For 40 years, St. Francis Center has provided hunger relief to homeless and extremely low-income families and individuals in Los Angeles.

Sunday, Jan 18, 2015 at 02:31 PM PST

Seneca Orange County

Seneca Orange County

Since its founding in 1985, Seneca Family of Agencies has become the largest child welfare nonprofit organization in the state of California providing care and services to more than 8,000 children statewide.

Sunday, Jan 18, 2015 at 02:23 PM PST

Los Angeles LGBT Center

Los Angeles LGBT Center

Since 1969 the Los Angeles LGBT Center has cared for, championed and celebrated LGBT individuals and families in Los Angeles and beyond.

Wednesday, Jan 7, 2015 at 02:37 PM PST



CoachArt aims to improve the quality of life for children with chronic and life-threatening illnesses and their siblings by providing free lessons in the arts and athletics.

Tuesday, Jul 30, 2013 at 12:33 PM PDT

I Have A Dream Foundation-Los Angeles

I Have A Dream Foundation-Los Angeles

I Have a Dream Foundation helps underprivileged children in Los Angeles become productive citizens.

Friday, Aug 8, 2014 at 12:07 PM PDT

9 Dots

9 Dots

9 Dots is a non profit that offers after-school programs to help underserved students develop the engineering, language, and creative skills they need to become 21st century innovators capable of bettering their...

Sunday, Jan 11, 2015 at 04:57 PM PST

Junior Blind of America

Junior Blind of America

For over 60 years Junior Blind's mission has been to help children and adults who are blind, visually impaired or multi-disabled achieve independence.

Sunday, Jan 11, 2015 at 04:21 PM PST

Orange County United Way

Orange County United Way

Since 1924, Orange County United Way has been improving lives and strengthening our community by mobilizing the caring power of Orange County.

Sunday, Jan 11, 2015 at 04:13 PM PST

Los Angeles Education Partnership

Los Angeles Education Partnership

Los Angeles Education Partnership (LAEP) is an education nonprofit that works as a collaborative partner in high-poverty communities to foster great schools that support the personal and academic success...

Sunday, Jan 11, 2015 at 04:08 PM PST

National Water Research Institute

National Water Research Institute

A 501c3 non-profit, the National Water Research Institute (NWRI) of Fountain Valley, California, sponsors projects and programs focused on ensuring safe, reliable sources of water now and for future generations....

Supporting local organizations helps people in need and builds a stronger community. NBC4 connects Southern Californians to critical issues through I Am a Volunteer. Please join the many groups who need your time and share your passion. Please email NBC4Community@nbcuni.com if you’d like your non-profit to be considered for listing below.


9 Dots


ACE Mentor Los Angeles

Age Well Senior Services

ALO Cultural Center

American Heart Association

Anaheim Family YMCA

A Place Called Home

A Window Between Worlds

After-School All-Stars Los Angeles

AIDS Project Los Angeles

AIDS Research Alliance

Alzheimer's Association, Southland

American Cancer Society

American Diabetes Association

American Family Housing

American Heart Association

American Lung Association

American Red Cross

Amigos de Los Rios

Apple Valley Police Assistance League

Arthritis Foundation

Asian American Journalists Association

Asian Youth Center

Assistance League

Autism Speaks

Back on My Feet

Bagel Brigade 

Beach Cities Health District

Best Friends Animal Society Los Angeles

Big Brothers, Big Sisters of Greater Los Angeles

Big Brothers, Big Sisters of Orange County

Big Brothers, Big Sisters of Ventura County

Big Sunday

Bolsa Chica Land Trust 

Boys and Girls Club, Santa Monica

Boys Town

Breast Cancer Solutions

Bresee Youth Center

Breathe California of Los Angeles County

Calfornia Greenworks 

California Science Center

Cancer Support Community - Benjamin Center

Casa de las Amigas

CASA Los Angeles

CASA of San Bernardino County

CASA Orange County

CASA Ventura County

Casa Teresa

Casa Youth Center

Catalina Conservancy

Caterina's Club

Center for Asian Americans United for Self Empowerment (CAUSE)

Chance Theater

Children's Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA)

Children's Hospital of Orange County (CHOC)

Children's Hunger Fund


City Year Los Angeles

Clothes The Deal


Community Connect

Community Outreach Ministry

Create Now

Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, Los Angeles

Didi Hirsch Mental Health Services

Dignity Health - St. Mary Medical Center

Downtown Women's Center

Dress for Success

East LA Community Corp.

Eat and Be Well

El Nido Family Centers



Entertainment Industries Council

Family Service Association

Feeding America Riverside San Bernardino

Five Acres

Food Finders

Food Forward

Food Share

Foothill Family Services

Foothill Unity Center

Forgiving for Living, Inc.

The Fulfillment Fund

Get Lit Words Unite

Girl Scouts of Greater Los Angeles

Girl Scouts of Orange County

Girls on the Run, Los Angeles County

GlobalGirl Media

Grades of Green

GRID Inland Empire

Guide Dogs of America

Gumball Foundation

Habitat for Humanity, Los Angeles County

Habitat for Humanity of Orange County

Habitat for Humanity, San Fernando Valley/Santa Clarita Valley

Hathaway-Sycamores Child and Family Services

Heal the Bay

HomeAid Orange County

Homeboy Industries

Humane Society of San Bernardino

I Have a Dream Foundation, Los Angeles

Illumination Foundation

Imagine LA

Inside the Outdoors

Interfaith Food Center

Janet Goeske Foundation

Junior Blind of America

Kids Rock Free School of Music at Fender Center for the Performing Arts


Kidspace Museum


Korean Churches for Community Development

Koreatown Youth and Community Center

LA Animal Services

LA Bike Train

LA Plaza de Cultura y Artes


Laura's House

LA Works

Leukemia and Lymphoma Society

Lifesavers Wild Horse Rescue

Living Advantage, Inc.

Living Shield Ministries

Loma Linda University Children's Hospital Foundation

Long Beach Rescue Mission

Los Angeles Area Chamber of Commerce Foundation

Los Angeles LGBT Center

Los Angeles County Alliance Boys & Girls Club

Los Angeles Education Partnership

Lupus Foundation of America

Make a Wish, Greater Los Angeles

Make a Wish, Orange County and Inland Empire

Mariposa Women and Family Center

Mary S. Roberts Pet Adoption Center


Mercy House

Midnight Mission

Minds Matter of Los Angeles

Mothers Against Driving Driving (MADD)

Mothers' Club Family Learning Center

Much Love Animal Rescue

Museum of Tolerance

Music Changing Lives

My Stuff Bags Foundation

National Council of Jewish Women

National Multiple Sclerosis Society

National Organization of Renal Disease (NORD) 

National Water Research Institute

New Horizons

OC Community Foundation


Operation HOPE

Orange County Rescue Mission

Orange County United Way

Pacific Asian Consortium in Employment (PACE)

Pacific Oasis

Pancreatic Cancer Action Network

Partners in Care Foundation

Pasadena  Youth Center

Pasadena Humane Society & SPCA


Penny Lane Centers

Playa Vista Job Opportunities and Business Services

Point Foundation

Project Angel Food

Project Hope Alliance


Providence Speech and Hearing Center

Rancho Cucamonga Public Library

Ronald McDonald House of Charities Southern California

Reach Out - Inland Coalition 

Reading to Kids

Redlands Symphony

Rescue Mission Alliance

Richstone Family Center

The Salvation Army of Southern California

San Fernando Valley Arts Council

San Fernando Valley Rescue Mission

San Gabriel Valley Conservation Corp (SGVCC)

San Gabriel Valley Habitat for Humanity

School on Wheels

Second Harvest Food Bank of Orange County

Seneca Orange County

Senior Concerns


Serving People In Need (SPIN)

Shadow Hills Riding Club

Sharefest Community Development

Skirball Cultural Center

Smart Riverside

Southern California Mountains Foundation

Sowing Seeds for Life

Spark Los Angeles


Special Needs Network

Special Olympics Southern California

SRO Housing Corporation

Starting Over, Inc.

St. Francis Center

St. Jude's Children's Hospital

Stop Cancer

Stray Cat Alliance

Students Run LA

Surfrider Foundation

Susan G. Komen Orange County


The Bay Foundation

The Center for Asian Americans United for Self Empowerment

T.H.E. Center, Inc.

The Eli Home

The Help Group

The Laurel Foundation

The Music Center

The Pablove Foundation

The Painted Turtle

The Ruby Project

The Salvation Army Southern California Division

The Soliders Project

The Teen Project

The Village Family Services

THINK Together

Tiny Loving Canines (TLC)

Toberman Neighborhood Center


UCLA Volunteer Center

Unearth and Empower Communities 

Union Station Homeless Services

United Friends of the Children

United States Adaptive Recreation Center

Valley Food Bank

Ventura County Rescue Mission

Victor Valley Rescue Mission

Vista Del Mar Child and Family Services

Walk with Sally

Watts/Willowbrook Boys & Girls Club

Wildlife Waystation

Working Wardrobes



Youth Policy Institute 

Youth Speak Collective

Young Visionaries Youth Leadership Academy