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I Am a Volunteer

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Volunteer Opportunities



    Volunteer Opportunities

    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.

    211 Community Connect 

    50/50 Leadership


    9 Dots

    A Million Thanks 

    AARP Foundation Tax-Aid

    ABC Education Foundation


    Access Books

    ACE Mentor Los Angeles

    Achievement Trust 

    Adelante Youth Alliance

    After-School All-Stars Los Angeles

    AIDS Project Los Angeles

    AIDS Research Alliance

    AIDS Services Foundation Orange County

    Airport Marina Counseling Services 

    Alkebulan Cultural Center 

    Alliance for Lupus Research

    ALO Cultural Center

    AltaMed Health Services Corporation

    Alzheimer's Association

    Alzheimer's Greater Los Angeles 

    American Cancer Society

    American Diabetes Association

    American Family Housing

    American Heart Association

    American Lung Association

    American Red Cross

    American Red Cross, Serving Orange, Riverside & San Bernardino Counties

    American Red Cross Ventura County 

    Amigos de Los Rios

    American Heart Association

    Anaheim Family YMCA

    Angel City Games 

    Animal Friends of the Valleys 

    A Place Called Home

    APLA Health 

    Apple Valley Police Assistance League

    Arthritis Foundation


    Asian Americans Advancing Justice

    Asian American Drug Abuse Program

    Asian American Journalists Association

    Asian Youth Center

    Assistance League

    Assistance Leauge of Santa Ana 

    Assistance League of Temecula Valley

    Arrowhead Regional Medical Center Foundation

    Augie's Quest to Cure ALS

    Autism Speaks

    A Window Between Worlds

    Back on My Feet

    Bagel Brigade 

    Baron Jay Foundation 

    Bark Avenue Foundation 

    Barrio Action 

    Battleship Iowa - Pacific Battleship Museum

    Beach Cities Health District

    Beagle Freedom Project 

    Best Buddies International 

    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

    Bob Hope USO

    Bolsa Chica Conservancy

    Bolsa Chica Land Trust 

    Boys & Girls Club of Anaheim 

    Boys & Girls Club of Burbank and Greater East Valley

    Boys & Girls Club of the Foothills 

    Boys & Girls Club of Fullerton

    Boys & Girls Club of Garden Grove

    Boys & Girls Club of LA Harbor 

    Boys & Girls Club of Laguna Beach

    Boys & Girls Club of Metro Los Angeles 

    Boys & Girls Club of Pasadena 

    Boys & Girls Club of Santa Monica

    Boys & Girls Club of West San Gabriel Valley

    Boys & Girls Club of the West Valley

    Boys & Girls Club of Whittier 

    Boys Town

    Breast Cancer Solutions

    Bresee Youth Center

    Breathe California of Los Angeles County

    Brotherhood Crusade

    Building a Generation 

    Businesses United in Investing Lending and Development (BUILD)  

    Burbank Community YMCA Child Development Center

    Burbank Temporary Aid Center

    Cabrillo Marine Aquarium

    California Greenworks 

    California Science Center

    Cancer Support Community - Benjamin Center

    Care Harbor

    Carousel Ranch 

    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)

    Center for Health Care Rights 

    Centinela Youth Services (CYS)

    Central City Neighborhood Partners

    Chance Theater

    Children's Advocacy Center

    Children's Bureau 

    Children's Fund

    Children's Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA)

    Children's Hospital of Orange County (CHOC)

    Children's Hunger Fund

    Children's Institute, Inc.



    City of Claremont Senior Program 

    City Year Los Angeles

    Claremont Sunrise Rotary Club

    Claris Health 

    Clothes The Deal


    Community Outreach Ministry

    Concerned Black Men of Los Angeles  

    Congress Of Racial Equality of California (CORE-CA) 

    County of Los Angeles Department of Animal Care and Control

    Create Now

    Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, Los Angeles

    David & Margaret Youth and Family Services 

    Desert Best Friend's Closet 

    Designated Exceptional Services for Independence (DESI)

    Didi Hirsch Mental Health Services

    Dignity Health - St. Mary Medical Center

    Do Good Bus

    Downtown Women's Center


    Dreams for Schools 

    Dress for Success

    EarthShare California

    East LA Community Corp.

    East Los Angeles Women's Center 

    East West Players

    Eat and Be Well

    El Nido Family Centers

    El Sol Neighborhood Educational Center

    Employment Means Success 

    EnCorps STEM Teachers Program



    Entertainment Industries Council

    Environmental Nature Center

    Executive Service Corps of Southern California 

    Families Forward

    Families Forward Learning Center 

    Family Assistance Ministries

    Family Service Association

    Family Support Network

    Fantastic Friends San Fernando Valley Chapter

    Feeding America Riverside San Bernardino

    Five Acres

    Food Finders

    Food Forward

    Food Share

    Foothill Family Services

    Foothill Unity Center

    Forgiving for Living, Inc.

    For The Troops 

    Foundation Fighting Blindness

    Free 2 Be Me Dance

    Free Wheelchair Mission

    Friendly Center 

    Friends of the Los Angeles River (FoLAR) 

    Friends of the Upland Animal Shelter

    Fulfillment Fund

    Furnishing Hope

    Get Lit Words Unite

    Girls Inc. of Orange County 

    Girl Scouts of Greater Los Angeles

    Girl Scouts of Orange County

    Girls on the Run, Los Angeles County

    Giving Children Hope


    Glendale Healthy Kids

    GlobalGirl Media

    Global Green 

    Good Shepherd Shelter

    Grades of Green

    Grandma's House of Hope

    Greater Los Angeles Zoo Association

    GRID Inland Empire

    Guide Dogs of America

    Gumball Foundation

    Habitat for Humanity of San Gabriel Valley 

    Habitat for Humanity of Greater Los Angeles 

    Habitat for Humanity of Orange County

    Habitat for Humanity, San Fernando Valley/Santa Clarita Valley

    Habitat for Humanit of Ventura County

    Harold Robinson Foundation

    Hathaway-Sycamores Child and Family Services

    Heal the Bay

    Health to Hope Clinics 

    Healthy Smiles for Kids of Orange County

    Heaven on Earth Society for Animals

    Helpline Youth Counseling

    Here to Serve

    Hispanic Scholarship Fund

    HomeAid Orange County

    Homeboy Industries

    HOPE Animal-Assisted Crisis Response

    Humane Society of San Bernardino

    Humane Society of Ventura County

    Idyllwild Animal Rescue Friends

    I Have a Dream Foundation, Los Angeles

    Illumination Foundation

    Imagine LA

    Inland Empire Ronald McDonald House 

    Inlandia Institute

    Inner-City Arts

    Inside the Outdoors

    Interfaith Food Center 

    Institute for Educational Advancement 

    Institute of Art, Music, and Science

    Interfaith Food Center


    Irvine Public Schools Foundation

    Janet Goeske Foundation

    JDRF Los Angeles 

    Jewish Big Brothers Big Sisters of Los Angeles

    Joni and Friends 

    Junior Achievement of Southern California

    Just B Kause

    Karma Rescue

    Kids Enjoy Exercise Now Los Angeles (KEEN LA)

    Kids in the Spotlight

    Kids Konnected

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


    Kidspace Museum


    Korean American Coalition - Los Angeles 

    Korean Churches for Community Development

    Koreatown Youth and Community Center

    LA 2024

    LA Animal Services

    LA Bike Train

    LA Family Housing 

    LA Goal

    LA Kitchen 

    LA Plaza de Cultura y Artes


    LA Promise Fund

    LA's Best 

    Laura's House

    LA Works

    LeaLA, Feria del Libro

    League of Women Voters Los Angeles 

    Leimert Park Village Book Fair 

    Leukemia and Lymphoma Society

    Levitt & Quinn Family Law Center

    LGBT Center OC

    Lifesavers Wild Horse Rescue


    ListoAmerica Creative Tech Clubhouse 

    Living Advantage, Inc.

    Living Shield Ministries

    Loma Linda University Children's Hospital Foundation

    Long Beach Animal Services 

    Long Beach Rescue Mission

    Long Beach Ronald McDonald House

    Los Angeles Area Chamber of Commerce Foundation

    Los Angeles Audubon 

    Los Angeles County Alliance Boys & Girls Club

    Los Angeles Education Partnership

    Los Angeles Fire Department Foundation

    Los Angeles LGBT Center

    Los Angeles Lotus Festival

    Los Angeles Metropolitan Debate League 

    Los Angeles Regional Food Bank 

    Los Angeles Waterkeeper

    Los Angeles Women's Theatre Festival

    Las Fotos Project 

    LSS Community Care

    Lupus Foundation of America

    Lupus Research Alliance 

    Make a Wish, Greater Los Angeles

    Make a Wish, Orange County and Inland Empire

    March of Dimes

    Mariposa Women and Family Center

    Mary S. Roberts Pet Adoption Center

    McKinley Children's Center

    Meals on Wheels West  

    Media Action Network for Asian Americans



    Mercy House

    Mexican American Opportunity Foundation

    Michelle's Place Breast Cancer Resource Center

    Michelson Found Animals 

    Midnight Mission

    MIND Research Institute 

    Minds Matter of Los Angeles

    Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD)

    Mothers' Club Family Learning Center

    Much Love Animal Rescue

    Muscular Dystrophy Association 

    Museum of Tolerance

    Music Changing Lives

    Music Mends Minds 

    My Friend's Place

    My Stuff Bags Foundation

    National Blood Clot Alliance 

    National Council of Jewish Women

    National Multiple Sclerosis Society

    National Museum of Animals and Society

    National Organization of Renal Disease (NORD) 

    National Water Research Institute

    National Wildlife Federation 

    Neighbors Acting Together Helping All

    New Directions for Veterans

    New Horizons

    Newport Bay Conservancy

    No Limits for Deaf Children

    North Valley Family YMCA

    Notes for Notes

    ONE Archives Foundation 

    OC Community Foundation



    Operation Blankets of Love

    Operation Gratitude

    Operation HOPE

    Operation Project HOPE

    Orange County Coastkeeper

    Orange County Rescue Mission

    Orange County Ronald McDonald House 

    Orange County Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (OCSPCA)

    Orange County United Way

    Orange International Street Fair

    Orangewood Foundation

    Pacific Asian Consortium in Employment (PACE)

    Pacific Region Oasis

    Pacific Symphony 

    Pancreatic Cancer Action Network

    Partners in Care Foundation

    Partnership Scholars Program 

    Pasadena Heritage 

    Pasadena Humane Society & SPCA

    Pasadena Senior Center

    Pasadena Youth Center


    Path of Life Ministries

    Pathways of Hope 

    Paw Prints in the Sand Animal Rescue

    Peace Over Violence 

    Pediatric Cancer Research Foundation

    Pen + Napkin

    Penny Lane Centers

    Peppermint Ridge

    Pet Adoption Fund 

    Pet Orphans of Southern California

    Petersen Automotive Museum

    Phantom Projects Theatre Group

    Playa Vista Job Opportunities and Business Services

    Point Foundation


    Pretend City Children's Museum 

    Professional Child Development Associates

    Project Angel Food

    Project Hope Alliance


    Providence Speech and Hearing Center

    PS Arts

    Radiant Health Centers 

    Rancho Cucamonga Animal Care and Adoption Center

    Rancho Cucamonga Public Library

    Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden

    Reach Out - Inland Coalition 

    Reading to Kids

    Rebirth Homes


    Redlands Symphony

    Rescue Mission Alliance

    Richstone Family Center

    Riverside Art Museum

    Ronald McDonald House of Los Angeles 

    Ronald McDonald House of Charities Southern California

    Rosemead Beautification Committee

    Safe Alternatives for Everyone 

    Safe Place for Youth

    Salesian Family Youth Center 

    San Bernardino Symphony Guild 

    San Fernando Valley Arts Council

    San Fernando Valley Rescue Mission

    San Gabriel Valley Conservation Corp (SGVCC)

    San Gabriel Valley Habitat for Humanity

    San Gabriel Valley NAACP

    Santa Clarita Valley Senior Center

    Santa Claus Inc. of Greater San Bernardino 

    Saving K9 Lives Plus 

    School on Wheels

    Scleroderma Foundation, Southern California Chapter 

    Seal Beach Animal Care Center

    Second Harvest Food Bank of Orange County

    Seneca Orange County

    Senior Concerns


    Serving People In Need (SPIN)

    Shadow Hills Riding Club

    Sharefest Community Development

    SHIELDS for Families

    Shoes That Fit

    SKECHERS Foundation 

    Skid Row Housing Trust

    Skirball Cultural Center

    Smart Riverside

    South County Outreach

    South Coast Repertory

    Southern California Mountains Foundation

    Southern California Tri-Counties Branch of the International Dyslexia Association

    Sowing Seeds for Life

    Spark Los Angeles


    Special Needs Network

    Special Olympics Southern California

    SRO Housing Corporation

    STAR Education and STAR Eco Station

    Starting Over, Inc.

    St. Anne's 

    St. Barnabas Senior Services

    St. Francis Center

    St. Joseph Center 

    St. Jude's Children's Hospital

    Steam Coders 

    Stop Cancer

    Straight Talk Program, Inc.

    Stray Cat Alliance

    Strength United 

    Students Run LA

    Sunburst Youth Academy

    Surfrider Foundation

    Susan G. Komen Orange County

    Taproot Foundation

    TGR Foundation - A Tiger Woods Charity 

    Thai Community Development Center

    Theatre of Hearts

    The Bay Foundation

    The Brett Shapiro Foundation 

    The Center for Asian Americans United for Self Empowerment

    T.H.E. Center, Inc.

    The Eli Home

    The Emily Shane Foundation 

    The Fulfillment Fund

    The Getty

    The Giving Spirit

    The Help Group

    The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens

    The Laurel Foundation

    The LGBTQ Center of Long Beach 

    The Lupus Project 

    The Malibu Foundation for Environmental Education

    The Mission Continues 

    The Music Center

    The Pablove Foundation

    The Painted Turtle

    The People Concern 

    The Raise Foundation

    The Ruby Project

    The Salvation Army of Southern California

    The Soliders Project

    The Teen Project

    The Trevor Project 

    The Unusual Suspects Theatre Company

    The Village Family Services

    Theodore Payne Foundation

    THINK Together

    Tierra del Sol Foundation

    Time for Change Foundation

    Tiny Loving Canines (TLC)

    Toberman Neighborhood Center

    Trash for Teaching

    Travel Town Museum Foundation


    Triumph Foundation 

    Twilight Wish Foundation

    Two Bit Circus Foundation 

    UCI Foundation

    UCLA Volunteer Center

    UMMA Community Clinic

    Unearth and Empower Communities 

    Union Rescue Mission

    Union Station Homeless Services

    United Cerebral Palsy of Orange County

    United Friends of the Children

    United States Adaptive Recreation Center

    United Way of Greater Los Angeles

    Valley Family Center 

    Valley Food Bank

    Valley Village

    Venice Family Clinic

    Ventura County Animal Services 

    Ventura County Rescue Mission

    Vermont Village Community Development Corporation

    Vets 4 Veterans

    Victor Valley Rescue Mission

    Villa Esperanza Services 

    Violence Intervention Program 

    Vista Del Mar Child and Family Services

    VNA Hospice & Palliative Care of Southern California

    Volunteers of the Burbank Animal Shelter

    Wags and Walks

    Walk with Sally

    Watts/Willowbrook Boys & Girls Club

    Wayfinder Family Services 

    West Covina Sunrise Rotary Club

    West Covina Woman's Club

    Western Youth Services

    Westside Children's Center

    Westside Food Bank 


    Wildlife Waystation

    WomenShelter of Long Beach

    Woodcraft Rangers

    Working Wardrobes


    Youth Policy Institute 

    Youth Speak Collective

    Young Storytellers 

    Young Visionaries Youth Leadership Academy

    Young Women's Empowerment Foundation

    YMCA of Orange County 

    YMCA of Metropolitan Los Angeles 

    YWCA of Glendale

    YWCA Greater Los Angeles