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Disclaimer - Create the Change® partners with nonprofit organizations that we believe offer age-appropriate service opportunities for youth and families. All of our partners sign a collaboration agreement promising to provide age-appropriate activities in a safe environment. Create the Change® does not run, host, or facilitate the service opportunities seen here, nor are we responsible in any way for the management (financial or otherwise) of the organizations we feature. Always be sure to research the nonprofit organization and service opportunities available to make sure it's a good fit for you before getting started. You may find the organization's contact information on their profiles.

Group Opportunities - Various Activities

Duration

1 - 2 hrs

Directions

Find the best route

How Often Is This Offered?

Daily

Age Range

  • 3rd - 5th
  • 6th - 8th
  • High School

Help Required

None

Description

Group opportunities vary and can include: Wash our vans! We need help keeping them clean. (Group Size: 5 people) Clean our walk-in refrigerators. (Group Size: 5 people) Crate cleaning! It may not be glamorous, but these do need to be cleaned once a month. (Group Size: 5-10 people) Produce Mobile Volunteers  first Tuesday or third Wednesday of the month. (Group size: 10-15 people) Challenge Diabetes Program monthly food bag prep third Tuesday of the month. (Group Size: 5 people) Castro School food bag prep every other Wednesday we need help! (Group size: 5 people) Make cards or placemats for the older adults at our older adult lunch program. Arrange an ice cream social for the older adult lunch program.

What's Needed To Complete

Please download and complete the following forms. Depending on the volunteer opportunities you're interested in, you may be required to complete additional forms. https://douc8k1vush4j.cloudfront.net/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/VOLUNTEER-APPLICATION-2019.pdf" target="_blank" rel="noopenerVolunteer Application https://douc8k1vush4j.cloudfront.net/wp-content/uploads/2022/02/Volunteer-Release-and-Confidential-Information-Agreement-Jan-2022-rev.pdf" target="_blank" rel="noopenerVolunteer Release and Confidential Information Agreement https://douc8k1vush4j.cloudfront.net/wp-content/uploads/2018/01/Background-Check.pdf" target="_blank" rel="noopenerBackground Check https://douc8k1vush4j.cloudfront.net/wp-content/uploads/2018/01/Volunteer-Emergency-Contact.pdf" target="_blank" rel="noopenerVolunteer Emergency Contact All short-term volunteers must complete the following forms: https://douc8k1vush4j.cloudfront.net/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/VOLUNTEER-APPLICATION-2019.pdf" target="_blank" rel="noopenerShort-Term Volunteer Application https://douc8k1vush4j.cloudfront.net/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/Volunteer-Release-and-Confidential-Information-Agreement-3.28.2019.pdf" target="_blank" rel="noopenerVolunteer Release and Confidential Information Agreement https://douc8k1vush4j.cloudfront.net/wp-content/uploads/2018/01/Youth-Agreement-Waiver.pdf" target="_blank" rel="noopenerYouth Agreement Waiver

Special Requirements

14 and above

How It Makes A Difference

Each year hundreds of volunteers support Community Services Agency of Mountain View and Los Altos in nearly every program and department.

Where to Serve

In-Person/On Site

Instructions

Want to find the perfect opportunity for your group? Please coordinate with Maria Ferreira, Volunteer Coordinator, 650-986-0836 ext. 108 or mailto:mferreira@csacares.org" data-v-feeaf4d8="mferreira@csacares.org.

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