At the Boys & Girls Clubs of Central Orange Coast, we believe that our volunteers are the heart of our organization. Therefore, we look to provide rewarding volunteer opportunities to the Orange County community. Forbes.com recently published an article detailing the benefits that volunteering has on the lives of working professionals.
Above all, we thank our volunteers for the positive impact that they have on our Club members and families. We welcome new groups and individuals to join us through corporate and community volunteer opportunities. Please email The Volunteer Team or call (714) 543-5540 ext. 307 for more information and to get involved today.
Corporate Volunteer Opportunities
Our Mentor Days are designed for groups of 5-20 volunteers and provide direct engagement with our Club members at our Costa Mesa, Irvine, Newport Beach and Santa Ana Club locations.
By acting as mentors through academic support and coaching, you will touch the lives of Club members and promote their self-confidence. Most importantly, these volunteer opportunities will give your group the chance to experience the positive effects that our after-school programs have on the lives of our Club members.
As an organization, we have made a firm commitment to providing essential needs and meals for families in our Orange County community that are food insecure. Every week, we host a food distribution; providing meals to over 200 families in Santa Ana.
Therefore, we are always looking for volunteer groups to join our food distribution events. Form your own group and make your own positive impact.
The College Bound program provides daily academic support for our high school students. It helps students explore numerous college pathways, career options, and prepares them for a successful experience after high school graduation.
Learn more about how College Bound’s one-on-one program design is helping guide the future educational and career journey’s for our high school student’s
We created the Workforce Development initiative to ensure that all of our Club members have access to job and career opportunities. As a result, we are committed to work with our partners to provide volunteer opportunities through:
- Speaker series
- Career Fairs
We are committed to supporting our Club members so that they feel confident and prepared for school.
As our Club members approach the beginning of their new school year, we rely on volunteer support to ensure that they are ready for their first day. From supplies to donations of your valuable time, impact Orange County through these volunteer opportunities:
- Backpack Build: Work together with your group to collect school supplies and put together backpacks for students
- Backpack Distribution: Volunteer at one of our distribution events to hand out backpacks and supplies
Learn more about our Back-To-School campaign
Every year, our annual Thanksgiving dinner hosts 600 guests in Santa Ana. In addition to providing our Santa Ana Club families with a sit-down meal, families in our Costa Mesa and Orange communities are also provided with a complete dinner in take-home boxes.
Most importantly, individual and group volunteers are welcome to join in providing families with a full meal of turkey, stuffing, pumpkin pie, and all the fixin’s.
Learn more about our annual Thanksgiving opportunities
Join us for Winter Wonderland as Santa and his helpers give nearly 1,500 gifts to our youth. Make an impact for our Orange County community during the holiday season by volunteering your time or a gift to brighten the holiday season for a lucky child.
Learn more about our annual Winter Wonderland
Click below to learn more about our volunteer opportunities and see how you can get in involved today.
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