Volunteer Opportunities

    Tutor at Ocean Knoll Elementary (Encinitas)
    November 20, 2017, 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm

    hfsd_icon_immigrants-refugeesOcean Knoll Elementary in Encinitas needs tutors for an after school program designed to boost the literacy of 3rd graders, which is a metric closely tied to future outcomes. Daytime options are also available to work with English Language Learners individually. Tutoring begins September 11th.

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    Food Bag Prep at Salvation Army (Oceanside)
    November 21, 2017, 9:00 am - 1:30 pm

    Salvation Army logoHelp set up and organize food donations for distribution.  Two shifts available. 9-10:30am (set up) and 10:30-1:30pm (food sorting and packing).

    Children 8+ welcome with parent.

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    Food Bag Distribution at Salvation Army (Oceanside)
    November 21, 2017, 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm

    Salvation Army logoHelp distribute food bags.

    Children 8+ welcome with parent.

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    Thanksgiving with Refugee Families (City Heights)
    November 21, 2017, 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

    Join us for our annual Thanksgiving celebration with refugee families in City Heights. Celebrate Thanksgiving with the children and families from San Diego Refugee Tutoring. Prepare and serve food or coordinate children’s activities. Once you sign up we will contact you with a list of needed items for the pot-luck dinner.

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    Childcare at Solutions for Change (Vista)
    November 22, 2017, 12:45 pm - 4:15 pm

    Assist with childcare while parents struggling with homelessness complete paperwork to enter the Solutions program. Ages 18+ welcome.

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    Traveling Stories Story Tent (El Cajon)
    November 23, 2017, 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm

    Traveling Stories is a San Diego-based nonprofit organization with the mission to help kids fall in love with reading and learn money management skills by the 4th grade. Our goal is to empower kids with the tools they need to outsmart poverty in their own communities and become the best version of themselves. Volunteer at the El Cajon Story Tent on Thursdays weekly from 3:30-5:30pm.

    Please fill out the form below to take the first step to sign up for this event. Our volunteer coordinator will be in touch to confirm the date and time to serve and direct you to required applications for volunteering with Traveling Stories.

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    Childcare at Solutions for Change (Vista)
    November 23, 2017, 6:00 pm - 7:45 pm

    Assist with childcare while parents in the Solutions program attend classes. Ages 16+ welcome.

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    Traveling Stories Story Tent (Imperial Beach)
    November 24, 2017, 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

    Traveling Stories is a San Diego-based nonprofit organization with the mission to help kids fall in love with reading and learn money management skills by the 4th grade. Our goal is to empower kids with the tools they need to outsmart poverty in their own communities and become the best version of themselves. Volunteer at the Imperial Beach Story Tent on Fridays weekly from 4-6pm.

    Please fill out the form below to take the first step to sign up for this event. Our volunteer coordinator will be in touch to confirm the date and time to serve and direct you to required applications for volunteering with Traveling Stories.

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