Volunteer Nevada County

New Volunteer Opportunites

Bell Ringer for The Salvation Army

The bell ringing season starts each November and runs through Christmas Eve when the red kettles are packed away for the season. Volunteers are the difference between an empty kettle and one that raises about $30 per hour – enough to provide a family with two bags of groceries or shelter an individual for a […]

Book Buddy Program

Come be a part of a unique and personal program that provides homebound patrons opportunities for socialization, intellectual stimulation, and sharing of interests! After an initial background check, volunteers are paired with a homebound library patron who enjoys reading but is unable to get to the library. This opportunity consists of developing a relationship with […]

Volunteer Coordinator For City Of Nevada City

The City of Nevada City is recruiting for a Volunteer Coordinator to assist with recruiting volunteers from the community, schools, non-profit organizations, and more! As the Volunteer Coordinator, you would update the City’s Volunteer Nevada City website, communicate with volunteers through the website, face to face, and over the telephone. The Volunteer Coordinator would ensure […]

Volunteer Drivers For Sierra Services For The Blind

Sierra Services for the Blind and Visually Impaired offers full services, at no charge, to clients in the foothill communities of Nevada and Placer Counties and beyond stay in their homes and out of institutions. From time to time they need assistance with driving their clients to and from doctor appointments (some local, some as […]

Volunteer With The Grass Valley Library!

The Grass Valley Library is recruiting for 3-5 volunteers to assist with pulling patron holds and shelving items. All that is needed to volunteer for this position is knowledge of the alphabet and numerical order. Good organizational skills are a plus too! Please note that there will be quite a bit of bending and stooping […]

Home Delivered Meals Driver

1 in 6 seniors faces the threat of hunger & much more live quietly in isolation. Gold Country Community Services wants to change this, but they need your help! It only takes a few hours (10:30am to 1:00pm) one day a week, a car, sense of direction and a friendly smile. Help out the dedicated […]

Delivery Driver For The Food Bank Of Nevada County

The Food Bank of Nevada County (FBNC) is recruiting for volunteer drivers for their Outreach Program. It is through the Outreach Program that FBNC is able to reach out to isolated Nevada County residents, by delivering food to those unable to make it to a distribution site due to a medical condition. Volunteer drivers for the […]

On-Call Shelver For Grass Valley Library

The Grass Valley Library is currently recruiting for one or two volunteers to help shelve books while the regular volunteers are on vacation or out sick. Library volunteers must be, able to shelve all genres and sizes of books, as well as CDs, DVDs, books on CD, and periodicals. Please have the ability to bend, […]

Pet Food Distribution Assistant

Nevada County Pets in Need assists needy Nevada County families by providing pet food, supplies, and referrals for spaying/neutering, vaccinations, licensing, and emergency care. NCPN distributes pet food, treats, flea meds, collars and leashes, toys, dog coats, and cat litter at weekly giveaways at the Grass Valley location: 434 Colfax Avenue. Nevada County Pets in […]

Volunteer Scheduling Assistants

Connecting Point is recruiting for 10 volunteers who would be interested acting as Scheduling Assistants for their 211 callers needing free AARP tax appointments. Volunteers would answer calls using the 211 phone system, provide great customer service to calls, and use scheduling software to set appointments. Skill in communicating clearly and effectively over the phone; […]

Office Assistant For Western Gateway Park

Western Gateway Park is looking for a volunteer to help out in their office for up to 4 hours a day, Monday- Friday. The Office Assistant volunteer would perform basic office duties, with focus on organizing and filing of documents.  This opportunity is offered through Volunteer Nevada County. If you are currently registered with RSVP, […]

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. Tutors are needed […]

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 […]

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. 

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 […]

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 […]

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