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

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