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New Volunteer Opportunites

Tutors Needed for Elementary Students!

Union Hill School is recruiting for caring adults to provide both academic and mentorship support to students in the K-8th grade in a variety of subjects, but primarily in math. High school math skills, language arts skills, with a willingness and heartfelt concern to help young children become successful are the only skills needed. Days Needed: Monday […]

Be a “Fix-It” Volunteer!

FREED Center For Independent Living is Looking For Volunteers For Their “Fix-It” Program Nevada County has a great need for volunteers with handy person skills and home repair.  FREED Center for Independent Living helps people live safely and independently in their homes, and volunteers help make that happen. Volunteers provide labor for minor home modifications and health and safety […]

Gardener & Handyperson for St. Josephs Cultural Center!

Saint Josephs Cultural Center is looking for 1 or 2 people to volunteer on a weekly basis in their historic garden and/or as a handyperson to the building. The Center rose garden is home to over 100 antique and modern roses, and also contains a large collection of spring bulbs, perennials, and specimen flowing shrubs. […]

Join the Saint Joseph’s Cultural Center Board!

St. Joseph’s Cultural Center is a California Historic Landmark and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The Historical Mount St. Mary’s Preservation Committee was formed in 1972 and tasked with maintaining the historical and architectural aspects of the beautiful complex as well as providing space for Arts, Education, and Events. Board Members are […]

Join the Grass Valley Museum as A Museum Docent!

The Grass Valley Museum is located on the second floor of the main building at St. Joseph’s Cultural Center. Dedicated to Grass Valley’s history from the 1850’s through the 1920’s, the GV Museum is open to the public from mid-April through mid-December, Wednesday’s through Saturday, 12:30 pm to 3:30 pm and by appointment. Volunteer shift […]

Do You Enjoy Playing Chess?

A local Assisted Living resident is looking for someone who enjoys playing chess that would like to join him for a game once or twice a week. You and the gentleman would set a schedule that works for both of you and meet at the facility.  If you are interested in this unique opportunity, please […]

Got the Right Stuff? Join the Nevada County Sheriff’s Office Volunteers!

Assist our local Sheriff’s Office. Be involved in almost every division – civil, evidence, jail, community or boat patrol, or office support. Help with charity and public safety events throughout the year. You may not always know whose life you may save but you will save lives with what you do. 

Wood Delivery Drivers

Gold Country Community Services (GCCS) is currently seeking Wood Delivery Drivers to achieve their mission and support local seniors. GCCS is looking for friendly folks with good backs to load and deliver firewood to their local senior clientele. As a member of the Senior Firewood Program Delivery Team, you will work with others and use […]

Gold Country Senior Cafe

Be a Dining Room Server at the Gold Country Senior Café! The Gold Country Senior Café is a wonderful food program for seniors, provided by Gold Country Community Services. All you need to be a server is a steady hand, a genuine concern for the needs of older adults, and a welcoming smile. As a dining room […]

Dining Room Host/ Receptionist

Become a Host/ Receptionist at the Gold Country Senior Cafe! Greet & seat their senior guests, answer phones to free up staff during meal service, provide program information and referral assistance. All it takes is 3 hours a week from 10:00am to 1:00pm. Currently, they need a volunteer on Mondays and also some substitute assistance to […]

Friends of the Nevada County Libraries

Each month thousands of books are donated to the Friends of the Nevada County Libraries, and every Wednesday morning, volunteers help sort, price and shelve these books. On the first Saturday of the month, the Friends of the Libraries and its volunteers hold a book sale with all proceeds benefiting the Nevada County Libraries. This […]

AnimalSave Needs Your Help!

AnimalSave is looking for volunteers to assist with three different, though all very important, departments! They are currently recruiting for Cashiers/ Book Sorters for the Book Nook, Cat Room Attendants, and volunteers for their Thrift and Treasures Store to help receive, sort, and price merchandise, as well as Cashiers. Please have good communication skills, a […]

Tutor Adult English Learners

Partners in English Language Learning has a two-day tutor training scheduled for September 30th and October 7th, 2017. It is not necessary to have teaching or bilingual skills. Volunteer tutors meet with an English learner one to two hours per week and should plan to commit to at least a year of tutoring once matched […]

Consider Becoming a CASA

A CASA is a Court Appointed Special Advocate, a screened, trained, and supported volunteer who stands by a child in foster care. Working with the child’s family, social worker, other professionals, and the court, a CASA listens, learns, and advocates for what is best for the child. A CASA is an abused and neglected child’s champion […]

Treasurer for Interfaith Food Ministry

Interfaith Food Ministry (IFM) is seeking a volunteer Treasurer who would likely consider this work as a labor of love. Working in partnership with the Assistant Treasurer and our Executive Committee the Treasurer will help to set a tone of integrity and transparency throughout the organization. Records will be transparent and current, the organization will […]

Hospice of the Foothills – Gift & Thrift Store

Hospice of the Foothills – Gift & Thrifts Store is recruiting volunteers for their Penn Valley location! Dedicating just four hours of time per week is all that is required. As a volunteer at the thrift store, you would assist with sorting and receiving merchandise, steam and tag clothing, test electrical equipment, assist customers in a […]

Home Delivered Meals Driver

Help out the dedicated team of drivers for the Meals on Wheels program by becoming a Delivery Driver. All it takes is a few hours (10:30am to 1:00pm) one day a week, a car, a sense of direction and a friendly smile to brighten someone’s day. Meals on Wheels is currently in need of 3 […]

Volunteer for California Highway Patrol – Truckee Area

The California Highway Patrol Truckee Office is looking for motivated citizens who want to give something back to their community as Senior Volunteers. Volunteers assist the CHP in providing enhanced public service to the community. This is an opportunity for senior citizens to make a definite contribution towards improving public safety, service, and security. The Senior […]

Visitor Information Assistant at the Tahoe National Forest Headquarters

The U.S. Forest Service is looking for a couple of volunteers to help staff the front desk at the Tahoe National Forest Headquarters in Nevada City! Visitor Information Assistants greet visitors, answer questions, and provide customer service to visitors in-person and on the phone. Information Assistants would also provide Forest information, issue campfire permits, and […]

North Star History and Education Program Volunteer

The North Star Educational Program Development volunteer position develops, plans and implements educational programs that will be held on the property. Under the guidance of the Resource Development Committee, the volunteer works to create educational programs that highlight the history and people who made the North Star so vital to our past and present community. The […]

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