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1. 4 Directions Farm

Publications: 4directionsfarm.org

Address: 7388 Brandon Road
City: Shingle Springs State: CA Zip: 95682

Contact Person: Quynn Meyers-Keller
Contact's Position: Marketing and Outreach Manager
Phone: 9163379993
Email: qmeyers@4directionsfarm.org

Descriptions: 4 Directions Farm is a nonprofit vocational farm certified by the California State Department of Education. Our program is an agricultural and horticultural academy designed for students pursuing a high school education. We blend vocational opportunities with standardized curriculum to provide students an applied academic experience. Through our program, these individuals are able to participate in meaningful work that instills them with a sense of value. This motivating and stimulating alternative is facilitated in an outdoor natural environment to promote education in an applied setting. One of the program's most valuable outcomes for our students is an understanding of product development and marketable job skill sets. They are instilled with valuable vocational skills that they can carry for the rest of their lives, but more importantly, they are instilled with the power of self-worth and self-advocacy. Description of Volunteer Service: Volunteers would assist students in farm tasks such as sheering alpacas, feeding/watering animals, planting crops, tending fields, and providing project suggestions based on student abilities. Please note that volunteers will be working with students with special needs. Keywords: animals, youth

2. 4-H Youth Development Program

Address: 70 Cottonwood Street
City: Woodland State: CA Zip: 95695

Contact Person: Delynda Eldridge
Contact's Position: 4-H Program Representative
Phone: 5306668703
Email: mhsmith@ucdavis.edu
Hours: M-F 8-5pm

Descriptions: The UCCE 4-H Youth Development Program provides opportunities for 5-19 year old (male and female) youth to participate in research-based experiential education activities. "4-H" stands for Head, Heart, Hands and Health. Youth become members of clubs that meet monthly, and they work on projects that range from raising and showing livestock to learning sign language and performing skits for deaf children. All projects are designed to support the development of citizenship skills. Adult volunteers provide leadership for the diverse array of projects and events that are part of the 4-H program. The University of California Cooperative Extension Office oversees the implementation of this program. A corps of volunteers manages the program. Keywords: volunteer groups, education, youth, animals, disabled persons

3. A Change of Pace Foundation

Publications: http://changeofpace.com/

Address: 1260 Lake Blvd. #245
City: Davis State: CA Zip: 95616

Phone: 5307572012

Descriptions: The A Change of Pace Foundation is a 501c3 Non-Profit organization, established in 2007 after many years of conducting events as A Change of Pace Inc (est. 1987). Based in Davis, CA, the Foundations annual efforts include healthy family-oriented events, youth exercise programs (with specific focus on elementary school-age children), kids triathlons and camps, and community education. The Foundation is administered by a Board of Directors, of whom meet monthly. The Foundation relies on grants, donations, and special event income & sponsorships to fund our programs and events. We have more than twenty years of experience on the local, regional and national level in the running and multisport field. The Positive Energy Campaign, established in 2006, was designed to encourage positive exercise for kids through fun, fitness-oriented events. This Campaign now includes four high-profile events, including one of the largest kids triathlons in the country, the California Kids Triathlon. With less than 30% of tested K-12 students in California meeting the criteria to be in the Healthy Fitness Zone, we are striving to increase the number of kids we reach with our programs and events. Our events serve as a motivational tool for our after-school exercise programs. The A Change of Pace Foundation strives to encourage, educate and motivate kids to inspire life-long habits towards a healthy lifestyle. Keywords: Organizations , recreation

4. A Touch of Understanding

Publications: http://touchofunderstanding.org/

Address: 5280 Stirling Street #102
City: Granite Bay State: CA Zip: 95746

Contact Person: Jeneane Stover
Contact's Position: Volunteer Coordinator
Phone: 9167914146
Email: programcoordinator@touchofunderstanding.org
Hours: M-F 9am-5pm

Descriptions: Services Provided: "Hands-on" disability awareness program to children and adults fostering sensitivity and respect. Through activities, discussion and video, participants get a glimpse into the lives of others, and an understanding of their challenges. Usually presented at the school site to one grade level per year. Volunteers will assist students in school presentations such as using wheelchairs, handling artificial limbs and braces, write their names in Braille, and "mirror write" to simulate a learning disability. Keywords: disabled persons, mentor/tutor, outreach, youth, education

5. Achieving Positive Thinking Worldwide

Publications: http://www.achievingpositivethinkingworldwide.org/

Address: 5170 Golden Foothill Parkeway
City: El Dorado Hills State: CA Zip: 957629608

Contact Person: Yvette Kelley
Contact's Position: Executive Director
Phone: 9169520854
Email: info@achievingpositivethinkingworldwide.org

Descriptions: The mission of Achieving Positive Thinking Worldwide (APTW) is to improve mental wellness by teaching and educating people, especially women, who are dissatisfied, how to plan and to implement the skills and the confidence essential to make positive life choices by increasing employment and educational successes through proven positive thinking technique and strategies by providing positive thinking counseling, support from coaches and social workers, career mentoring, anger management classes, parenting enrichment groups, clothing for work and/or school, assistance with legal resources and a lifetime support network connecting to a community of positive thinkers. Keywords: education, counseling, international, mental health, women

6. Adolescent Family Life Program

Publications: http://www.checksutterfirst.org/women/community

Address: 1625 Stockton Blvd. Suite 112
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95816

Contact Person: Elaine Ellers
Contact's Position: Program Manager
Phone: 9162629141
Email: mchinet@cdph.ca.gov
Hours: M-F 8am-5pm

Descriptions: Services Provided: Sutter Teen Programs provides comprehensive case management services for pregnant or parenting adolescents who enroll prior to turning 18 years of age. There are two available Programs. The Adolescent Family Life Program is a voluntary program to any pregnant and parenting teen not receiving TANF (welfare) dollars. The Cal-Learn Program is a mandatory program for any pregnant and parenting teen that is under 19 and has not received their high school diploma. Case management includes: medical services, educational services, legal services, housing, fiscal support, child care transportation, infant development, and parenting education. The primary goals of both programs are: -Reduce the incident of low-birthweight babies; -Maximize educational potential of the teens and their children; -Reduce the incidence of unplanned repeat teen pregnancy; and -Reduce child abuse and neglect Most contacts with clients occur at school or in their homes. Volunteers can help with office work and other tasks as needed. Contact Felicia Parker-Rogers or Elaine Ellers for more information on volunteering. Keywords: health, education, legal, housing, youth, women

7. Aerospace Museum of California

Publications: aerospaceca.org

Address: 32 Freedom Park Dr
City: McClellan Park State: CA Zip: 95652

Contact Person: Jessica Atlas
Contact's Position: Program Coordinator
Phone: 9165643474
Email: volunteer@aerospaceca.org
Hours: 10am-4pm

Descriptions: We are a local museum located on the outskirts of Sacramento on the former McClellan Air Force Base. We feature a large exhibit hall and 4-acre air park filled with over 50 historic aircraft and engines, in addition to several other exhibits. Description of Organization & Volunteer Service: General Museum Volunteers (We are always accepting volunteers and no aviation knowledge is needed) Keyword: aerospace, aircraft, education

8. Albert Einstein Residence Center

Publications: https://www.facebook.com/AlbertEinsteinCenter

Address: 1935 Wright Street
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95825

Phone: 9169729555
Hours: 24 hours

Descriptions: This agency, which is sponsored by the Jewish community, provides low-income housing for the elderly. Volunteers are needed to provide one on one support to seniors and/or develop health, educational or recreational programs. Group projects can also be set up to work with the elderly. Keywords: religious, housing, counseling, education, health, elderly

9. Alderson Convalescent Hospital

Publications: http://achwoodland.com/

Address: 124 Walnut Street
City: Woodland State: CA Zip: 95695

Contact Person: Gwen Devlin
Contact's Position: Activity Director
Phone: 5306629129
Email: info@achwoodland.com
Hours: 8:30-5:00

Descriptions: The Alderson Convalescent Hospital, is an elderly rest home. Anderson Convalescent Hospital provides support to those who are limited in their ability to care for themselves. Volunteers are needed for one-to-one visits with the residents of the hospital. Other activities are possible, such as an educational program and Bingo. Daytime and evening commitments are preferred. Group projects are also available. Keywords: elderly, education

10. Alliance for the Mentally Ill of Yolo County

Publications: http://www.namiyolo.org/

Address: P.O. Box 447
City: Davis State: CA Zip: 95617

Contact Person: Nancy Temple
Contact's Position: Volunteer Coordinator
Phone: 5307568181__
Email: friends@namiyolo.org
Hours: after five PM

Descriptions: Alliance for the Mentally Ill is a program of education and support for relatives of a loved one who is mentally ill, emphasizing self-education, improving community attitudes toward the mentally ill, and advocacy for improved care and treatment of the mentally ill. The Alliance sponsors an annual educational program about effective disorders and a monthly family support group called "Caring and Sharing". Keyword: mental health, education

11. ALS Association, Greater Sacramento Chapter

Publications: http://www.alssac.org/

Address: 2717 Cottage Way, Ste. 17
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95825

Contact Person: Julianna Swars
Contact's Position: Development Associate
Phone: 9169799265
Email: asugimoto@alssac.org
Hours: M-F 8:30am - 3:30pm

Descriptions: The Greater Sacramento Chapter of The ALS Association is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization located in Sacramento, CA. ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis), also known as Lou Gehrig's Disease, is a fatal progressive neuromuscular disease that attacks the nerve cells and pathways in the brain and spinal cord. Our organization serves ALS patients in 24 counties in Northern and Central California. Our mission is to improve the quality of life for ALS patients, families, and caregivers; to promote community awareness and education about ALS, and to support efforts to find a cure. Our patient services include a durable medical equipment loan program including communication devices, monthly support meetings, a respite care program, nutritional supplements, transportation assistance, and a resource library that includes books, pamphlets, and videos about ALS. Some of our main volunteer opportunities include event planning, Pals for PALS program where we match up ALS patients with volunteers who help with anything from visiting to light housework/yardwork to running errands to helping with a specific project such as addressing holiday cards, equipment delivery/pick-up, and advocacy efforts. For more information please call our office at (916) 979-9265 or visit our website at www.alssac.org.

Keywords: Health, ALS, Lou Gehrig, Amyotrophic, Lateral, Sclerosis, ALSA, education, counseling, disabled persons

12. American Cancer Society

Publications: http://www.cancer.org/

Address: 1545 Riverpark Drive, Suite 100
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95815

Phone: 9165612900
Hours: M-F 9-5

Descriptions: The American Cancer Society is dedicated to conquering cancer and minimizing the burden of those who currently have cancer. The Society employs a three-level approach to meeting these goals: -support cancer research; -conduct education programs for early detection and prevention of cancer; and -provide services and rehabilitation programs to cancer patients and their families, including tangible items as well as counseling through support group functions. There are two support groups in Yolo County. For information on the Sacramento Branch, contact them at 350 Alhambra Boulevard, Sacramento, 95816. Their phone number is 446-7933. Support programs in Sacramento include: -HOPE: resources for the Crisis of Cancer, offering tools to deal with the educational and emotional aspects of cancer; and -I Can Cope, a series of eight classes with lectures, discussions, and study assignments to help participants regain a sense of self-control. Cancer patients, their families, and close friends are eligible to join these groups. Various volunteer opportunities are available including office assistance, health fairs, smoking cessation and breast self-exam teaching, and other educational seminars. A training period is required of volunteers and is provided by the agency. Keywords: Community Development Health, health, counseling, women, youth, education, elderly

13. American Diabetes Association

Publications: http://www.diabetes.org/

Address: 2451 Crystal Dr
City: Arlington State: VA Zip: 22202

Contact Person: Kelly Hartin
Contact's Position: Executive Director
Phone: 8004322383
Email: askada@diabetes.org
Hours: M-F 8:30am-5pm

Descriptions: Services Provided: Quarterly education meetings; peer support; patient, professional and public education; information and referral; speakers bureau; nutrition information; research funding. D.I.A.L. (Diabetes Information and Action Line at (800) DIABETES. Keywords: health, education

14. Animal Services, Sheriff's Department. Yolo County. Animal Shelter

Publications: http://www.yolocountysheriff.com/services/animal-services/

Address: 2640 East Gibson Road
City: Woodland State: CA Zip: 95776

Phone: 5306685287

Descriptions: Shelter houses lost or stray or unwanted animals of all types. Field Services provides enforcement of all animal related laws and ordinances, picks up stray or unwanted animals, transports injured strays for vet care, handles loose livestock, animal rescue and humane education, i.e., classrooms, adult groups and tours of facility. Issures cities in Yolo county for field and shelter services. Volunteer opportunities available; must be able to handle animals and work around inmates. Keywords: animals

15. Arthur F Turner Community Library

Publications: http://www.yolocounty.org/general-government/general-government-departments/library/branch-list/arthur-f-turner-community-library-west-sacramento-

Address: 1212 Merkley Avenue
City: West Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95691

Contact Person: June Schmiegel
Contact's Position: Homework Center Coordinator
Phone: 9163756469
Email: June.Schmiegel@yolocounty.org
Hours: Tuesdays and Thursdays 3:30-5:30pm

Descriptions: Volunteer in the Homework Center and help enhance the academic and social skills of children in grades 3 - 8. The Homework Center is located in the Arthur F. Turner Community Library in West Sacramento from 3:30-5:30 p.m. on Tuesdays and Thursdays. Volunteers work with the Center Coordinator, providing homework help to children in subject areas such as reading, math and spelling. Volunteers will build skills in working with this age group and gain valuable mentoring experience while working one-on-one with children. We are currently accepting volunteer applications for the 2017-2018 school year. The Homework Center opened on Tuesday, August 29th, 2017.

Keywords: Youth, Tutor, Mentor, Education, Library

16. Asian Pacific Community Counseling

Publications: http://www.apccounseling.org/

Address: 7273 14th Avenue, Suite 120B
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95820

Contact Person: Sue Chow
Contact's Position: Clinical Program Manager
Phone: 9163836783
Email: info@apccounseling.org
Hours: M-F 8am-5pm

Descriptions: Asian Pacific Community Counseling utilizes a multicultural and multilingual framework in providing mental health counseling, youth diversion programs, tobacco and drug education, and community social services to the Asian Pacific Islander community in Sacramento County. Volunteers are needed to gather materials for workshops, fundraising events, youth activities and outreach programs. They will acquire knowledge of co-counseling and individual mental health counseling and will assist office administrative / clerical work. Bilingual students in the fields of psychology and sociology are preferred. Volunteers must show sensitivity to individuals from multi-ethnic communities and have the initiative to learn new tasks. Keywords: Mental Health, Counseling, Youth, outreach, health

17. Assistance League of Sacramento

Publications: https://www.assistanceleague.org/sacramento/contact-us/

Address: 2751 Fulton Ave
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95821

Phone: 9164880808

Descriptions: Assistance League of Sacramento funds and staffs nine philanthropic programs in the Sacramento area including pre-school screening for amblyopia (lazy eye), Senior Friendship, Governor's Mansion History (Mansion docents, fourth grade classroom presentations and the California Heritage Essay Contest). Assistance League of Sacramento also sponsors "Kids on the Block", an educational puppet program for K-3 graders that help students handle bullying and personal safety. Other programs include Clothes for Careers, Bears, Scholarships, and Operation School Bell, which clothes disadvantage elementary students. Assistance League of Sacramento needs volunteers to create movies for Facebook and YouTube. The development of slide shows to be used for promotional events, graphic design work, space allocation and design layout for future building to house a thrift shop and administrative offices are needed. Volunteers to do data entry and computer training are needed. Keywords: nonprofit, computer, graphic design, photography, video production, youth, seniors.

18. Atkinson Family Services

Publications: www.atkinsonfamilyservices.org

Address: 4718 Engle Road
City: Carmichael State: CA Zip: 95608

Contact Person: Suzie Castaneda
Contact's Position: Office Manager
Phone: 9164895316
Email: scastaneda@atkinsonfamilyservices.org
Hours: M-F 8am-5pm

Descriptions: We are a local foster youth agency specializing in residential treatment services for teen girls. Volunteer opportunities include mentoring and tutoring youth, visiting friends as well as office clerical support and various projects as they come up. Keywords: youth, education

19. Avid Mentoring Program, Davis Senior High

Address: 315 W. 14th St
City: Davis State: Zip: 95616

Contact Person: Helen Spangler
Contact's Position: Volunteer Coordinator
Email: hspangler@djusd.k12.ca.us

Descriptions: Please contact Helen Spangler for more information Keywords: youth , education

20. Beanstalk AKA B. J. Jordan Child Care Programs, Inc.

Publications: http://www.beanstalk.ws/

Address: 3325 Myrtle Avenue
City: North Highlands State: CA Zip: 95660

Contact Person: Paula Burchett
Contact's Position: Center Manager
Phone: 9163446259
Email: beanstalkcc@beanstalk.ws
Hours: M-F 8am-5pm

Descriptions: Provides child care and development, educational, recreational and nutritional services in licensed centers and family child care homes that promote the healthy growth and develoment of children and encourages academic sucess in safe, supportive communities. Free and sliding fee programs for income eligible (limited income) families as well as fee for service programs. Keywords: youth, health

21. Birth Connection

Publications: http://thebirthconnection.org/

Address: 4401 A Street
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95819

Contact Person: Lois Baxter
Contact's Position: Executive Director
Phone: 9164519868
Email: loistbc@yahoo.com
Hours: Tues-Fri 9-2, Other days by appt

Descriptions: Support and education for women with unplanned pregnancies. Assistance in basic decision making, goal setting, childbirth preparation, parenting, adoption planning and recovery for birth mother. Labor and hospital support; including access to prenatal care and accompaniment to hospital. Education for couples considering adopting a child. Information and referral on adoption. Monthly support group open for those exploring planning or recovering from an adoptive plan. Monthly support group open for adoptive adults. Keywords: women, counseling

22. Blue Line Arts

Publications: http://bluelinearts.org/

Address: 405 Vernon Street
City: Roseville State: CA Zip: 95678

Contact Person: Katie Curler
Contact's Position: Education Director
Phone: 9167834117
Email: katiec@bluelinearts.org

Descriptions: Blue Line Arts is a non-profit art gallery established in 1966, located in Downtown Roseville. We feature three distinct gallery spaces, which feature rotating exhibitions all year long. We also feature educational art programs for youth and adults. There are many opportunities for volunteers to assist at the gallery, including: administration, exhibitions, youth programs, marketing, events, fundraisers, and more. Keywords: art, gallery, administration, exhibitions, youth, marketing, events, fundraisers

23. Born Free USA United with Animal Protection Institute

Publications: http://www.bornfreeusa.org/

Address: mailing: P.O. Box 22505
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95822

Contact Person: Wendy Coonrod
Contact's Position: Development Associate
Phone: 9164473085 ext202
Email: info@bornfreeusa.org
Hours: M-F 8:30am-5pm

Descriptions: A national animal advocacy nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization working to alleviate captive animal suffering, rescue individual animals in need, protect wildlife including highly endangered species in their natural habitats, and encourage compassionate conservation globally. We also own and operate the 186-acre Born Free USA Primate Sanctuary in Texas, home to more than 500 primates, many of whom were rescued from grim conditions and now reside in a naturally enriched environment with minimal human interference. Our primary campaign areas currently include animals used in entertainment, captive exotic animals, trapping & fur, and the international wildlife trade. Keywords: animals, legal, lobbying, environment, education, outreach

24. Boy Scouts of America, Golden Empire Council

Publications: http://www.gec-bsa.org/

Address: 251 Commerce Circle
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95815

Contact Person: Tyler Bonino
Phone: 9169291417 x108
Email: tyler.bonino@scouting.org
Hours: M-F 8:30-5pm

Descriptions: Educational and family oriented recreational programs neighborhood groups. Trains volunteer leaders, maintains outdoor educational and camping facilities, and provides special programs for disabled children and adults. We have a lot of fun and no previous experience required. Traning provided. For more information, www.gec-bsa.org Keywords: disabled persons, mentor/tutor, environment

25. BPSOS Center for Community Advancement, Inc.

Publications: https://www.bpsos.org/

Address: 13950 Milton Ave. Suite 301
City: Westminster State: CA Zip: 92683

Contact Person: Hang Nguyen
Contact's Position: Branch Manager
Phone: 7148972214
Email: hang.nguyen@bpsos.org
Hours: Monday-Friday 830am-430pm

Descriptions: BPSOS, Inc. (Boat People SOS., Inc.) is the nations largest Vietnamese-American community organization, has deep roots in the community. Founded in 1980 as a volunteer group conducting rescue-at-sea missions during the boat people exodus, the organization has grown into a national network of 8 office locations across the U.S. and 2 locations in Southeast Asia. BPSOS mission is to empower, organize and equip Vietnamese individuals and communities in their pursuit of liberty and dignity. BPSOS-CCA is the California affiliate of BPSOS, a national Vietnamese-American non-profit community-based organization with 37-year track record of service. BPSOSCCA has multiple programs, one of which provides a pathway to citizenship and low cost or pro bono legal services. We are looking for young students like yourself to be mock interviewers to help prepare first generation Vietnamese for their Naturalization exam at USCIS. As of date, naturalization is on the rise due to current immigration issues. BPSOS-CCA is located in Westminster. We hold citizenship mock interviews almost every day from Monday through Friday throughout the day starting at 8:30am to 8:00pm at night. . Keywords: cultural, outreach, legal, health, education, mentor/tutor

26. Breaking Barriers

Publications: http://www.breakingbarriers-sacramento.com/

Address: 2020 V Street
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95818

Contact Person: Gilbert Hernandez
Contact's Position: Client Services Coordinator
Phone: 9164472437
Email: elizabeth@breakingbarriersca.org
Hours: M-F 9-5pm

Descriptions: For people with HIV: transportation, household chore assistance, social activities, food bundle pick-up, companionship, crisis intervention and moving assistance. Provide free HIV testing and homeless outreach. For homeless persons with HIV: outreach, referral and advocacy. For persons at risk for contracting HIV: education, support groups and risk reduction materials. Youth support group with a heavy emphasis on HIV/AIDS for gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender youth ages 14-24. Also provide services for clients with breast cancer. For more information, www.breakingbarriers-sacramento.org Keywords: health, outreach, youth, women

27. Breathe California of Sacramento- Emigrant Trails

Publications: http://www.sacbreathe.org/

Address: 909 12th Street, Suite 100
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95814

Contact Person: Shellie Willets
Contact's Position: Program Associate Asthma and Lung Health
Phone: 9164445900
Email: swillets@sacbreathe.org
Hours: M-F 9am to 5pm

Descriptions: Breathe California of Sacramento provides many educational services to Northern California. Our core programs include tobacco prevention, asthma and clean air education and advocacy. We are educating our youth and our community to become effective advocates for their health, for clean air and a tobacco free society through a wide range of programs. Some of our programs and services include Thumbs Up! Thumbs Down, Youth Advisory Board, Asthma Collaborative, Asthma Tool Kit, High School Air Quality Assessment, Cleaner Air Partnership Clean Air Agenda, The Health Effects Task Force, Sacramento Taking Action Against Nicotine Dependence (STAND), Youth Leadership Summit. The area of Special Events includes the Celebrity Waiters Luncheon the Clean Air Luncheon and the Emigrant Trails Bike Trek. Keywords: health, youth

28. Bridges

Address: 418 Avocet Avenue
City: Davis State: CA Zip: 95616

Contact Person: Courtenay Tessler
Phone: 5307575400

Descriptions: Bridges is a support network for parents of children K-12 who participate in special education programs based on learning differences, physical disabilities and developmental disabilities. Our mission is to provide education and support to parents, educators, and professionals who work with these students and their families. We value the person who learns differently. We believe that people with different perspectives have the potential to contribute wonderful solutions to our world's problems. Keywords: disabled persons, education

29. Broderick Christian Center - United Christian Centers

Address: 110 Sixth Street
City: West Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95605

Contact Person: Alvin Lewis
Contact's Position: Executive Director
Phone: 9163720200 x101
Email: alvinlewis@yahoo.com
Hours: M-F 8:30-5pm

Descriptions: A wide range of services for children, teenagers and adults. Operates West Sacramento Resource Center. Services available to the general public but are aimed at low- and moderate-income people. Vocational School: vocational training to prepare CalWORKS and low-income men and women to become financially self-sufficient with training for clerical positions in community hospitals, medical centers, governmental agencies and private industry. Curriculum offers open-ended enrollment and self-paced courses. Courses in keyboarding computer skills business procedures, English and medical front office skills. Academic and Career Enhancement: serves currently employed individuals who lack the computer skills or career development skills to be successful. Courses include computer skills, keyboarding, and basic academic skills. Keywords: youth, women, education

30. Building Dreams Mentor Program

Publications: http://www.twinriversusd.org/

Address: 5115 Dudley Blvd
City: McClellan State: CA Zip: 95652

Contact Person: Kate Bishop-Hazarian
Contact's Position: Director of Family and Community Involvement
Phone: 9162864909
Email: kate.bishop@twinriversusd.org

Descriptions: Welcome to DREAM. Project DREAM (Developing Resiliency through Education, the Arts and Mentoring) is a private non-profit that supports enrichment activities in the schools and communities within Twin Rivers Unified School District. DREAM helps our schools and local non-profits pay for the programs that cannot be paid for out of state or federal funds. We believe that our students deserve every opportunity to go after their dreams. By exposing young people to programs in the arts, athletics and field trips out of their immediate neighborhood, we excite them about their future and the power of education! Volunteer Application Available at http://projectdream.wufoo.com/forms/q7x4a9/ Keywords: youth, children, mentor

31. Cal Aggie Camp

Publications: http://calaggiecamp.ucdavis.edu/index.html

City: Davis / UC Davis State: CA Zip: 95616

Email: calaggiecamp@asucd.ucdavis.edu

Descriptions: Cal Aggie Camp is looking for passionate and enthusaistic councelors to join their team. This camp gives foster and underprivileged youth from Davis and Sacramento an amazing summer experience. Applications are available on the ASUCD Job Vacancy Website (https://vacancy.ucdavis.edu/). Visit their website for more information.

Keywords: camp, counselor, youth, education, summer, ASUCD

32. California Arts Council

Publications: http://www.arts.ca.gov/

Address: 1300 I Street, Suite 930
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95814

Contact Person: Barry Hessenius
Contact's Position: Director
Phone: 9163226555
Email: info@arts.ca.gov
Hours: M-F 8am-5pm

Descriptions: Services Provided: Encourages the arts in California through community awareness, participation, and expression. Funds are awarded annually to individual artists and arts organizations under a number of programs in a broad spectrum of artistic disciplines. Arts information through "A Guide to Programs" and other publications. Artist in Residency program places professional artists in schools, social institutions and community organizations. Keywords: youth, education

33. California Department of Education

Publications: https://www.cde.ca.gov/

Address: 1430 N Street, Suite 5602
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95814

Contact Person: Jack O'Connell
Contact's Position: State Superintendent of Public Instruction
Phone: 9163190800
Email: mellis@cde.ca.gov
Hours: M-F 8-5pm

Descriptions: Administers State of California public education programs for K-12, adult education and child care; apportions local assistance funds to public school districts and county offices of education. Programs under the California Education Department: Specialized Media and Technology Clearinghouse 560 J Street, Suite 390, Sacramento (916) 445-5103 Specialized instructional material, aids and equipment to K-8 students. Records and duplicates textbooks for students with disabling conditions, consultant services to school personnel serving students with visual impairments. Annual registration of all students with visual impairments enrolled in public and nonpublic schools in California. Provides a list of people and groups that transcribe material into Braille for blind people of any age. Resources in Special Education (707) 206-0533 mary.grady@calstat.org For more information, www.cde.ca.gov Information and resources to individuals and organizations interested in the special education of children. Reference and referral services. Lending library devoted to practices in special education, including special education video tape, slide and film collections. 4,000 items including training manuals, research reports, media and classroom curricula and annotated bibliographies on specific topics are available on loan to California residents. Special education consultant personnel with recognized skills in staff development and technical assistance. Bi-monthly newsletter addresses early intervention, health issues, technology, transition, least restrictive environment related law, publications, and education issues. Keywords: youth, education

34. California Food Bank Sacramento- California Emergency Foodlink

Address: 5800 Food Link St
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95828

Contact Person: Chico Chavez
Contact's Position: Director, Community Food Programs
Phone: 9163879000 ext 102
Hours: M-Thursday 8-3pm

Descriptions: Food bank operation providing donated food, TEFAP commodities and a buying cooperative for network of food closets in Sacramento. Coordinates emergency food providers; acts as central administrative structure for receiving and distributing gifts; operates four major local food drives; reduces food waste and helps alleviate hunger throughout the Sacramento area. Brown Bag Program: Semi-monthly distribution of free food to low-income seniors at sites throughout the greater Sacramento area. Sacramento Area Community Kitchen: Rescues perishable food from restaurants, supermarkets and farmers' markets for distribution to local emergency shelters serving hot meals. Job training in commercial kitchen skills for unemployed adults. Volunteers rescue usable food that would otherwise be thrown away by grocery stores, restaurants, and other institutions. This food is then given to agencies such as the Salvation Army, Options for Recovery, and Volunteers of America. Volunteers are needed to transport donated food from local markets and restaurants to the Cal Foodlink warehouse in South Sacramento. Weekdays begin at 8:30 a.m. and Saturdays at 9:30 a.m. Volunteers must have a valid California Driver's License and be able to lift up to 60 pounds. Training is provided in safe food handling procedures, practice of routes, and education on hunger issues and strategies for making surplus food accessible. For more information, www.foodlink.org Keyword: Hunger, elderly

35. California Hospice & Palliative Care Association

Publications: www.calhospice.org

Address: 3841 North Freeway Blvd. Suite 100
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95834

Phone: 9169253770
Email: info@calhospice.org
Hours: M-F 8-5pm

Descriptions: Information about hospice services. Locates hospices in local communities, mails brochures about the Medicare Hospice Benefit. Professional and consumer education on end-of-life care.
For hospices in the Yolo county aread go to http://hospicefoundation.info/resources/find_a_hospice.php
For more information, http://calhospice.org

Keywords: health

36. California Human Development Corporation

Address: 117 West Main Street, Suite 1B
City: Woodland State: CA Zip: 95695

Contact Person: Blanca Barba
Contact's Position: Regional Coordinator
Phone: 5306629601
Email: nelida.sotelo@chdcorp.org
Hours: M-F 8-5pm

Descriptions: CHD serves the farmworking community in Yolo County. The missions of CHD is to create paths and opportunities for those seeking greater self sufficiency, independence, and dignity through education, training, housing, and other services. They offer job training and general supportive services to low-income farmworkers. Keywords: education

37. Californians For Drug-Free Youth

Publications: Brochure is available as of 08/30/96 on Red Ribbon Week Oct. 23-31.

Address: 6907 Hollybrook Drive
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95823

Contact Person: Paulette Nagle
Contact's Position: Special Deputy
Phone: 9166884680
Email: abfab02@aol.com

Descriptions: The Californians for Drug-Free Youth Red Ribbon Campaign (CA.D.F.Y.) is designed to create awareness in every community, build coalitions between the public and private sector, and support healthy, drug-free lifestyles. "Red Ribbon Week" is scheduled for the month of October each year. During this week, every American is invited to wear a red ribbon to show their commitment to a drug free, healthy lifestyle. The purpose of the campaign is to present a unified and visible commitment toward the creation of a drug-free America. Californians for Drug-Free Youth is an affiliate of the National Federation of Parents. Headquarters: 9551 Big Bend St. Louis, MO 63122 (314) 968-1323 Volunteers are always welcome to assist with Red Ribbon Week and other educational activities to promote healthy, drug free lifestyles. Keywords: Drugs Community Development, substance abuse

38. Catholic Faith Formation - Catholic Diocese of Sacramento

Address: 2110 Broadway
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95818

Contact Person: John Reisch
Contact's Position: Director
Phone: 9167330123
Hours: M-F 8:30-4:30pm

Descriptions: For Catholic parishes in 20 counties in Northern California. Trains teachers and cathedral workers for preschool through adult. Programs in: Youth Ministry: leadership formation of youth and adults retreats, special events, resources and consultation services for junior high and high school students. Cheryl Tholcke, Coordinator. Hispanic Youth and Young Adult Ministry: leadership development, retreats and activities for Hispanic youth and young adults. Milagros Calvetti, Coordinator. Pendola Center: summer camp program for boys and girls ages 6-17 and a backpacking program for high school students. Family Camp on Labor Day Weekend. Outdoor School in the fall, grades 5, 6 and 7. Stephen Tholcke, Director. Camp Recreation: summer camp for adults and children with disabilities. John Donohoe, contact person. Ministry to Persons with Special Needs: responsible for accessibility, religious education and outreach to people with disabilities. Michelle Hendricks, Coordinator. Ministry to the Deaf: coordinates religious education, liturgy, accessibility and interpreters for deaf children and adults. Stanley Simonet and Debbie Vanderfold, contact persons. Keywords: religious, youth, disabled persons, counseling, mentor/tutor

39. Catholic Social Service of Sacramento - Immigration Program

Address: 730 S Street
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95814

Contact Person: Adela Avila
Contact's Position: Program Director
Phone: 9164435367
Hours: M-F 8-noon, 1-4:30; Tues-Thurs by appointment

Descriptions: Immigration counseling, legal representation in Immigration Court and public education in immigration matters. Citizenship services. Legal representatives are accredited by the Federal Board of Immigration Appeals. Emphasis on Hispanic-Americans, but services not restricted. Keywords: counseling

40. Center for Advocacy, Resources & Education (CARE)

Publications: http://care.ucdavis.edu

Address: One Shields Avenue
City: Davis / UC Davis State: CA Zip: 95616

Contact Person: Allyanna Pittman
Contact's Position: Education & Outreach Specialist
Phone: 5307540530
Email: apittman@ucdavis.edu

Descriptions: The UC Davis Center for Advocacy, Resources & Education (CARE): Advocacy Office for Sexual and Gender-based Violence and Sexual Misconduct, formerly known as Campus Violence Prevention Program (CVPP), is the on-campus, confidential resource for all students, staff and faculty who have experienced any form of sexual violence, including sexual assault, sexual harassment, domestic/dating violence, and stalking. Our mission is to reduce sexual violence using a multi-faceted approach, including primary prevention, education and awareness, and trauma-informed survivor services. We work to broaden public awareness about the nature of sexual assault, domestic/dating violence, stalking, and its impact on people of all genders, reinforce the necessity of healthy communication - including healthy sexual communication and consent, and to mitigate the trauma of the victim/survivor. Volunteers for CARE assist with prevention education and outreach. Please visit our website to check if our volunteer application is open. Keywords: education, advocacy, resources

41. Center for Counseling and Diagnostic Services

Address: 6000 J Street, Eureka Hall 421
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 958196079

Contact Person: Lynn Filiatreaux
Contact's Position: Coordinator
Phone: 9162786252
Email: ccds@csus.edu

Descriptions: Provides individual, couple, family, career and vocational counseling. Services provided by advanced graduate students in the Department of Counselor Education, and Department of Special Education, Rehabilitation and School Psychology. Provides diagnostics and screening for gifted children and also those with learning problems. Keywords: counseling,

42. Center for Fathers and Families

Publications: https://cffsacramento.org/cms/

Address: 2251 Florin Road, Suite 152
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95822

Contact Person: Carmen Monares
Contact's Position: Office Manager
Phone: 9164243237
Hours: M-F 8:30-5:30pm

Descriptions: Education and enrichment programs for fathers and their families that help build strong, nurturing and supportive families. Programs include: Project M.A.L.E (Males attaining Leadership and Education): Pregnancy prevention and responsible behavior program targeting males ages 13-25. The program focuses on how to avoid teen pregnancy and the responsibilities associated with early fatherhood. The young men participate in workshops, seminars, classroom instruction and special events. Project WAIT: A teen pregnancy prevention program for girls ages 11-18. Classes teach teens the consequences associated with teen parenting and the importance of sound decision making. The program educates, empowers, and supports the girls regarding self-esteem building, healthy lifestyle choices and managing peer pressure. Project WAIT is the female version of Project M.A.L.E. Teens Teaching Teens: A teen panel reaching middle and high school students, that discusses issues and opportunities that confront them daily such as pregnancy prevention, drug, alcohol and gang avoidance, goal setting and the importance of education. Target Excellence: A work preparation program designed for youth ages 13-18 which highlights the importance of career choices, goal setting, academic achievement, test readiness, leadership skills and long-term planning. Destination College: A college preparation program designed to assist students and parents. Services include ACT/SAT test taking skills, grant and loan application assistance and college research. Join A.W.A.R.E (Adolescents Willing to Act Responsibly Everyday): A 12-week summer program designed to educate youth in the areas of health and hygiene, leadership and community service. This program includes a 3-day Teen Leadership conference that is held at one of the major universities in California. Parenting Classes and Workshops: Wednesday night sessions conducted by parent advisors who teach parents the importance of responsible parenting skills and how to develop positive relationships with their children and spouses. Fathers Support Groups: Weekly meetings designed to support and inform fathers about their relationships and taking care of their children. All fathers are welcome to participate in these important discussions. Keywords: women, youth, mentor/tutor

43. Center for Urban Education about Sustainable Agriculture (CUESA)

Address: One Ferry Building Suite 50
City: San Francisco State: Ca Zip: 94111

Contact Person: Michelle Venetucci Harvey
Contact's Position: Volunteer Coordinator
Phone: 4152913276x152
Email: info@cuesa.org

Descriptions: The Center for Urban Education about Sustainable Agriculture is dedicated to promoting a sustainable food system through the operation of the Ferry Plaza Farmers Market and its educational programs. We are a tax-exempt 501(c)3 nonprofit corporation organized in 1994 to educate urban consumers about sustainable agriculture and to create links between urban dwellers and local farmers. We have managed the Ferry Plaza Farmers Market since 1999. Volunteers are needed in all aspects of the organization, including the office, the kitchen, the market and events. Keywords: environment, hunger, outreach

44. CETA Foundation/Phoenix Ranch

Publications: www.cetafoundation.com/Volunteer.html, www.facebook.com/cetafoundation

Address: 5046 Midway Road
City: Vacaville State: CA Zip: 95688

Contact Person: Dr. Sue Chan
Contact's Position: Director
Phone: 5302190897
Email: suechandvm@sbcglobal.net

Descriptions: To support understanding and service between people and animals through education, animal-assisted therapy and animal rescue. Volunteers provide care for animals in a sanctuary setting, participate in programs when opportunities arise. For more information, please visit: http://www.cetafoundation.com/Volunteer.html and http://www.facebook.com/cetafoundation/ keywords: Animals, organizations, health

45. Child Abuse Prevention Council of Sacramento

Publications: http://www.capcsac.org/

Address: 4700 Roseville Road
City: North Highlands State: CA Zip: 95660

Contact Person: Mewa Choy
Contact's Position: Human Resources
Phone: 9162441900
Email: mchoy@thecapcenter.org
Hours: M-F 9-5pm

Descriptions: Coordinates prevention of and protection from child abandonment throughout Sacramento County in the following program areas: Prevention services: Family Cooperative Project offers on-site tutoring and mentoring. Coordination: Child Death Review Team reviews the death of every child in the county; Fetal Infant Mortality Review Team reviews fetal and infant deaths; and Child Protective Systems Oversight Committee oversees and monitors the child protective systems. Each makes recommendations to the County Board of Supervisors. Community education and outreach: increases public awareness of child abuse and neglect issues through quarterly newsletter, brochures, flyers, posters, a resource telephone line, library and public service announcements. For more information, www.capsac.org Keywords: youth, mentor/tutor, outreach

46. City of Sacramento, Access Leisure and Paralympic Sport Club of Sacramento

Publications: http://www.cityofsacramento.org/ParksandRec/Recreation/Access-Leisure

Address: 1000 I Street
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95814

Contact Person: Michelle Tabarango
Contact's Position: Resource Specialist
Phone: 9168081205
Email: mtabarango@cityofsacramento.org
Hours: By Appointment Only

Descriptions: The mission of Access Leisure is to optimize quality of life and provide enhanced life experiences to people with disabilities through accessible recreation programs and services. Programs include a variety of recreational and competitive sports, social and leisure functions, and outdoor educational, and residential and day camping adventures. Keyword: recreation, disabled persons

47. Community Alliance With Family Farmers

Publications: www.caff.org Quarterly Newsletter: Agrarian Advocate

Address: 36355 Russell Blvd
City: Davis State: CA Zip: 95616

Contact Person: Carson
Contact's Position: Communications & Outreach Coordinator
Phone: 5307568518x30
Email: carson@caff.org
Hours: M-F 8-5

Descriptions: Want to interview a local farmer? Attend harvest festivals and local food & wine events for free while spreading the good word about sustainable agriculture? Create a local food directory for your hometown? Accompany 4th graders on a class trip to the farm? Learn how farmers markets are related fighting urban sprawl? Contact us to learn about these opportunities and more. Dont have much time but still want to help? Become a CAFF member and start making a difference! Were a grassroots advocacy group thats working to keep family farmers on their land by bringing fresh local food to your plate. Student memberships are available for $20, Basic Memberships for $50, Business memberships for $250 Keywords: Environment Lobbyists, Sustainable Agriculture, Organic Farming, Local Food, School/Education, Nutrition, Farmers, youth

48. Community Education Resource Center - Woodland High

Address: Woodland High School
City: Woodland State: CA Zip:

Contact Person: Irma Avila
Contact's Position: Program Manager
Phone: 5306624678x283
Email: iavila@wjusd.org

Descriptions: UC Davis students are needed to tutor high school students for the new California High School Exit Exam (CAHSEE), as well as for college prep and advanced placement coursework (English, Algebra, Geometry, History, Biology, Chemistry, Pre-Calculus and Calculus, and ELD and SADAI classes. All tutors will be trained in the California standards and provided with materials that are designed specifically for tutors. Interns will also receive training in the instructional techniques and strategies for working effectively with high school students. Time of tutoring is flexible during the week. Keywords: mentor/tutor

49. Community Link

Publications: https://communitylinkcr.org/

Address: 8001 Folsom Boulevard, Suite 100
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95826

Phone: 9164477063
Email: link@communitycouncil.org

Descriptions: Our mission is to help people turn ideas into community action through information, planning, civic engagement, and advocacy for human needs in the Sacramento Region. Information: Provide the public with timely, valuable, and accurate information about the condition of people and communities in the Sacramento Region, and connect people with available resources to help them and their families. Planning: Produce credible and meaningful community-based research to inform health and social policy and practice, and create safe, unaligned environments that welcome participation of diverse interests in addressing issues and resolving community problems. Civic Engagement: Transform communities and increase civic engagement by involving volunteers in meaningful community service projects that address critical needs. Advocacy: Help people influence public policy to improve the communitys quality of life and assist those most affected by public policies or community conditions in building their capacity to enhance health, economic and social well-being. Keywords: outreach, education

50. Community School Solutions/Smart Kids

Publications: http://www.thecapcenter.org/

Address: 4700 Roseville Road
City: North Highlands State: CA Zip: 95660

Contact Person: Michael Williams
Contact's Position: Directo
Phone: 9162441913
Email: mwilliams@thecapcenter.org
Hours: Tuesday and Thursday 2-4 pm

Descriptions: Positions Available: 10-12 Deadline to Apply: Ongoing at start of semesters Description: Paid position. $13.50/hour. Provide tutoring to elementary school students (mainly 3rd-6th graders) who are below reading grade level. Tutors typically spend 30-60 minutes each week outside of class for preparing class lesson plans and selecting books. Ongoing training will be provided. Desired Qualifications: Strong desire to work with challenged youth. Experience with children in school/education setting preferred. Strong time management skills. Must be able to participate in Smart Kids training. Keywords: Tutoring, mentoring, kids, youth, education, mentor/tutor

51. Community Schools Academic Mentor

Publications: http://www.scoe.net/

Address: 9738 Lincoln Village Drive
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95827

Contact Person: Steve Ly
Contact's Position: Project Specialist
Phone: 9162282205
Email: sly@scoe.net
Hours: M-F 8-5pm

Descriptions: Operated by the Prevention and Student Services Department of the Sacramento County Office of Education. Serves youth in grades 7-12. Helps students break the cycle of school failure by matching each student with a mentor who provides academic and personal coaching. Participating students have requested to work with an adult mentor and expressed a desire to improve their math, reading and interpersonal skills. Mentors are asked to work with a student one day per week, 2 hours each session, for a 3-month cycle. Three mentoring cycles are offered each school year. Adult volunteers must be willing to undergo an interview and background check. Keywords: education, mentor/tutor

52. Cordova Senior Center

Address: 3480 Routier Road
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95827

Contact Person: Sal Arrigo
Contact's Position: Director
Phone: 9163663133
Email: customerservice@crpd.com
Hours: M-F 8-5pm

Descriptions: Referral and supportive service. Financial counseling, telephone reassurance, blood pressure testing, legal services, recreation/cultural services, bus trips, adult education classes and respite care. For more information, www.crpd.com Keywords: health, recreation

53. Core Program - Yolo Family Service Agency

Address: 455 First Street
City: Woodland State: CA Zip: 95695

Contact Person: Blanca
Contact's Position: administrator
Phone: 5307538674
Email: blanca.sandoval@yolofamily.org
Hours: M-F 8-5pm

Descriptions: Professional psychotherapy, counseling and educational services to community (children, adults, couples and families), based on ability to pay. This program includes clients dealing with marital difficulties, separation/divorce, blended families, couple communication, parenting issues, stress, anxiety/depression, alcohol/drugs as a collateral to specific treatment for addiction, parent-child conflict. There are no time limits on services, I.e., short-term treatment. This agency is committed to continuing to provide the best treatment available according to the needs of clients. Keywords: counseling, substance abuse

54. Country Day Summer

Publications: https://www.saccds.org/country-day-summer

Address: 2636 Latham Drive
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95846

Contact Person: Adolfo Mercado
Contact's Position: Director
Phone: 9164818811
Email: jkronemeyer@saccds.org
Hours: M-F 9-6

Descriptions: "Summerbridge is about getting younger students into learning and older students into teaching." Sacramento Summerbridge is designed to assist talented, middle school age students to overcome cultural, economic, and educational barriers that place them educationally at risk and provides them with the opportunity to strengthen their academic skills so that they can enter and succeed in college prepatory classes when they reach high school. The program offers a rigorous six-week summer sessions where students attend classes taught by high school and college students. Students also attend year-round tutoring sessions where high school and college students volunteer as their tutors and mentors. Classes are small (4-7 students) and are focused on personal interaction and individual student initiation. Volunteer needs are as follows: -School year tutors are needed to work with students individually or in small groups. -Summerbridge is an AmeriCorps program, so volunteers may be hired as a Year-Round Teacher or Teaching Coordinator and receive a small living allowance and an educational grant toward college loans or graduate school -Teachers are needed during the summer--SUMMERBRIDGE WILL TRAIN YOU! A small living allowance is paid, but one receives the life time experience of being a full-time classroom teacher for six weeks. -Office and other types of help are always welcome. Keywords: mentor/tutor

55. Crime Victims Assistance Network (iCAN) Foundation

Publications: http://www.ican-foundation.org/

Address: 1809 S St, #101316
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95811

Contact Person: Margie Cueva
Contact's Position: Volunteer Coordinator
Phone: 9162733603
Email: volunteer@ican-foundation.org

Descriptions: We are the Crime Victims Assistance Network (iCAN) Foundation and our mission is to support, educate, and empower those impacted by violent crime. We are currently recruiting volunteers to participate in our Victim Advocate Training program to help us further serve the victims/survivors in our Yolo and Sacramento counties.

Keywords: crime victims, education, support

56. Cross Cultural Center

Publications: http://ccc.ucdavis.edu/

Address: One Shields Avenue
City: Davis / UC Davis State: CA Zip: 95616

Contact Person: Michelle
Phone: 5307524287
Email: ccc@ucdavis.edu

Descriptions: The Cross-Cultural Center (CCC) supports and advocates for the institutional goal of campus diversity. Our work fosters understanding of and appreciation for the cultures, traditions and histories reflected in the campus community. We sponsor multicultural arts and educational programs, symposia, workshops, seminars, lectures, exhibits and performances; develops and funds opportunities for undergraduates to enhance their leadership potential. The CCC serves as a community center for the students, faculty and staff at UC Davis. It provides a safe space for community members to explore themselves as well as learn about other races and cultures. We also have for public use an extensive library of reading materials by faculty and noted authors in the area of multiculturalism. EVERYONE is welcome at the CCC! Keywords: cultural

57. Davis Alcohol and Other Drug Advisory Group

Publications: https://shcs.ucdavis.edu/services/about-hep#aodg

Address: UC Davis Student Health and Wellness Center, Health Education and Promotion, One Shields Ave.
City: Davis State: CA Zip: 95616

Contact Person: Tamara Stirling
Phone: 5307529652
Email: tstirling@shcs.ucdavis.edu
Hours: Mon.-Fri. 8am-5pm

Descriptions: DAODAG provides assessments, education, training and referrals to treatment for students with identified needs related to alcohol, tobacco, or other drug issues. Health Education and Promotion Keywords: Student organizations, education, health, outreach, substance abuse

58. Davis Central Park Gardens

Publications: www.centralparkgardens.org

Address: B Street (Between 3rd and 4th Street)
City: Davis State: CA Zip: 95616

Contact Person: Emily Griswold
Contact's Position: President of the Board of Directors
Email: centralparkgardens@gmail.com
Hours: Every other Saturday

Descriptions: The gardens showcase beautiful plants and sustainable gardening practices in Davis' award-winning Central Park. Community volunteers lead garden maintenance and educational programs in partnership with the City of Davis and the Yolo County Master Gardeners. We hold volunteer gardening sessions on alternate Saturday mornings year-round. Volunteers are provided tools and direction for garden projects, and work days are led by experienced local gardeners. Volunteer events are every other Saturday. Fall/Winter from 10am-12pm; Spring/Summer from 9am-11am.

Keywords: plants, garden, biology, horticulture, environmental science, sustainability

59. Davis Farm to School

Publications: http://www.davisfarmtoschool.org/

Contact's Position: Davis Farm to School Program Coordinator
Phone: 5302195859
Email: info@davisfarmtoschool.org
Hours: Tuesdays, Wednesday afternoons, Thursdays

Descriptions: The mission of Davis Farm to School is to create an educational and cultural environment in our schools that connects food choices with personal health, community, farms, and land.

Founded in 2000, Davis Farm to School supports the Davis Joint Unified School District in its goals of increasing farm fresh foods in school food offerings, reducing solid waste through a comprehensive district recycling program and providing educational opportunities to students and staff through garden-based learning, local farm visits and volunteer/teacher workshops. Davis Farm to School strives to engage the local community by organizing community outreach events and forging lasting partnerships.

Keywords: farm, school, food, education, health, community

60. Davis Waldorf School

Address: 3100 Sycamore Lane
City: Davis State: CA Zip: 95616

Contact Person: Tina Rheault
Contact's Position: Administrator
Phone: 5307531651
Email: admin@daviswaldorf.org
Hours: 7:45-3:30 M-F

Descriptions: The Davis Waldorf School was founded in 1986 and serves approximately 200 preschool to 8th grade children. Set on a beautiful 5-acre campus in North Davis, the Davis Waldorf School program balances artistic, academic and practical work educating the whole child - hand and heart as well as mind. Its innovative methodology and developmentally-oriented curriculum, permeated with the arts, address the child's changing consciousness as it unfolds, stage by stage. Imagination and creativity are cultivated as well as cognitive growth and a sense of responsibility for the earth and its inhabitants. Under the warm and active instruction of their teachers, children are provided with a creative and nurturing environment in which to develop, grow and learn. We need volunteers to help with staffing our festivals, fundraisers, help in our garden program and with our campus maintenance and landscaping. Keywords: Education Youth

61. Dental Clinic - Davis Community Clinic

Address: 2051 John Jones Road
City: Davis State: CA Zip: 95616

Contact Person: Jessica Medina
Contact's Position: Volunteer Coordinator
Phone: 5307533498
Email: jessicam@communicarehc.org
Hours: Mon- Fri 8-5pm;

Descriptions: Provides emergency walk-in service, oral surgery, examinations, cleanings, yearly check-ups, root canals/gum therapy, fillings, educational and preventative services, referral to specialists. Keywords: health

62. Design Alliance

Publications: http://designmuseum.ucdavis.edu/

Address: 142 Walker Hall, UCDavis
City: Davis State: CA Zip: 956168585

Contact's Position: Museum Staff
Phone: 5307526150
Email: designmuseum@ucdavis.edu
Hours: Call for hours

Descriptions: Design Alliance presents programs featuring talks by leading designers. All lectures coordinate with the opening receptions. Design Alliance is a support group for the Design Museum at UC Davis and hosts gallery receptions, fund-raisers, design competitions and field trips. Design Alliance also promotes and develops public awareness of the Design Museum through community involvement, educational programs, curator talks and symposiums. We welcome volunteers. Training provided. Keywords: recreation

63. Dixon Teen Center

Publications: Dixonteencenter.com

Address: 455 E A St.
City: Dixon State: CA Zip: 95620

Contact Person: Grace Angelos
Contact's Position: Administrator
Phone: 7076765106
Email: dixonteencenter@gmail.com
Hours: Available by email most hours of day

Descriptions: The Dixon Teen Center is a place where teens find a place to belong, build relationships with trusted adults, and fortify stronger friendships with teens their age. Open six days a week, the Dixon Teen Center offers a myriad of educational and fun activities geared towards the embetterment of our youth with emphasis on Developmental Assets. Keywords: Dixon, teens, teen center, kids, high school, tutor, homework, volunteer, long term, short term, Friday, Saturday, flexible, special events, clerical, life skills, music, supervise, computers, computer lab, internet, fun, games, activities, building relationships

64. Easter Seals

Publications: http://www.easterseals-superiorca.org/

Address: 3205 Hurley Way
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95864

Contact Person: Sue Harris
Contact's Position: Volunteer Coordinator
Phone: 9164856711
Email: info@easterseals-superiorca.org
Hours: M-F 9am-3pm

Descriptions: Services Provided: Access to the Community through Education, Integration & Training (ACE-IT II) serves adults ages 18+ with developmental or physical disabilities. Community classroom training with a focus on personal, domestic, vocational and leisure skills. Some paid work experience. Keywords: disabled persons

65. Eco Volunteer UP

Publications: http://www.ecovolunteerup.org/

Address: Marsella E8-45 and Shyris
City: Quito State: Ecuador Zip: 5932

Contact Person: Maria Viteri
Contact's Position: Manager
Phone: 593998334489
Email: ecovolunteerup@ecovolunteerup.org
Hours: 8am-5pm

Descriptions: Eco Volunteer UP was founded 20 years ago. It is an Ecuadorian organization has a range of a volunteer programs located in Ecuador - South America. It provides volunteer work placements in Quito, the capital of Ecuador, Coast, Amazon, Galapagos and in the disappearing Cloud Forest. It works with orphanages, a disabled children's school, day care centers, hospital and is also involved in ecological projects to conserve the Ecuadorian forest. Ongoing volunteer projects include: Teaching English to the children and environmental education in cloud forest, Coast, Amazon, conservation project in cloud forest, Coast, Amazon and Galpagos, organic farm Galapagos, Cloud Forest and scientific research indifferent places, social projects as orphanage project, day care project, children with disabilities, Medical project in Quito. Spanish Language: The Spanish classes run from 20 hours to up over two weeks or more weeks. For beginners, intermediate and advanced levels. The students can make their own flexible schedule. We also provide Alternative Breaks, Summer Expeditions that includes volunteering and trips. Keywords: cultural, youth, health, international

66. Education Department - Planned Parenthood

Publications: http://www.ppmarmonte.org/

Address: 201 29th Street, Suite A
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95816

Phone: 9163251700
Hours: M-F 9-5pm

Descriptions: Support group for pregnant and parenting offered called "Teen Success." Training for teachers, counselors, youth workers and other professionals is available. Family life education series taught in high schools, middle schools and community settings. Community educators are available to speak to groups regarding reproductive health issues and human sexuality. Keywords: women, youth

67. Emerson Junior High

Address: 2121 Calaveras Ave.
City: Davis State: CA. Zip: 95616

Contact Person: Carolyn Kennedy
Contact's Position: Head Counselor
Phone: 5307575430
Email: sthomsen@djusd.net
Hours: 7:30-5pm M-F

Descriptions: Tutoring opportunities available. We are looking for Tutors in academic subjects and are specifically interested in establishing a list of bilingual tutors to work with students for whom English is their second language. Tutors who are fluent in Spanish, Chinese and other languages are desired. Qualifications: Strong academic skills; patience fluency in a language other than English, as well as English. Keywords: mentor/tutor, education, youth

68. English Teacher Training College

Publications: http://www.english-teacher-college.at/

Address: Bahnhofstraße 13 4655 Vorchdorf Austria
Contact Person: Andrew Hunter
Contact's Position: Admissions Officer
Email: admissions@abci-english.at

Descriptions: Description of organization: The English Teacher Training College and Bilingual Classroom Initiative (ABCi) is a not-for-profit Austrian college with a dual mission: Firstly, as a college to provide a practical education in teacher training for Student Teachers from the English-speaking world based solely on the candidate's academic merit. Secondly, as a charity outreach, to promote language learning, cultural exchange and foster understanding between English-speaking countries and Austria by bringing hundreds of teachers from England, Scotland, Wales, Ireland, America, Canada, Northern Ireland, South Africa, New Zealand and Australia into Austrian classrooms to reach every child with a free English project by the year 2020. Volunteer duties: Teaching young learners in Austrian schools Applying the active learning approach to teaching children and youth the English language Free accommodation, food vouchers and ground transportation provided Keywords: teaching, abroad, education, teacher training

69. Ethel McLeod Hart Multipurpose Senior Center

Publications: http://www.cityofsacramento.org/hartcenter

Address: 915 27th Street
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95816

Contact Person: Roseanne Bernardy
Contact's Position: Director
Phone: 9168085462

Descriptions: A multipurpose senior center providing leisure enrichement classes, supportive services, creative education, health and wellness and social opportunities. Keywords: senior, older adults, health, recreation

70. Family Resource Center - Valley Region Secondary Healthy Start

Address: 6300 Ehrhardt Avenue
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95823

Contact Person: Charla M. Wistos
Contact's Position: Coordinator
Phone: 9166817577
Hours: M-F 8am-5pm

Descriptions: Services Provided: School-based social services program for students (teens and children) and their families. Uses a multidisciplinary case management approach. Prevention services emphasize school-to-career, employment, youth development, teen pregnancy prevention, adult education, tutoring, mentors, service learning opportunities, and student counseling. Keywords: youth, women, mentor/tutor, counseling, education

71. First Steps Infant Program

Address: 285 West Beamer Street
City: Woodland State: CA Zip: 95695

Contact Person: Mosey Mesaros
Contact's Position: Staff Coordinator
Phone: 5306683800
Email: Rosalva.Wisterman@ycoe.org
Hours: M-F 8-4:30pm

Descriptions: To help you and your family meet the special needs of your child we offer: Playgroup with transportation to sites in Woodland and West Sacramento, services in natural environments including: home, childcare, Early Head Start, parent meetings - informational, educational and supportive - newsletters, service coordination, information packets, Individual Family Service Plan (IFSP) training and HELP library for parents and professionals. For preschool information, please contact Diane Crossman at crossman@ycoe.org until July 1, 2007. After that, please contact Woodland School District regarding preschool information. Keywords: education, youth

72. Fremont School for Adults

Publications: http://www.scusd.edu/

Address: 2420 N Street
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95816

Contact Person: Sindy Ross
Contact's Position: Office Manager
Phone: 9162776620
Email: sindy-ross@sac-city.k12.ca.us
Hours: M-F 8-4:30pm

Descriptions: Day and evening classes in Americanization, citizenship classes, literacy training, adult basic education, high school completion, parent education, English as a Second Language, GED preparation and testing and concurrent high school offerings. Keywords: education

73. Friends for Survival

Publications: http://www.griefhelpsacramento.com/

Address: P.O. Box 660365
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 958660365

Contact Person: Marilyn Koenig
Contact's Position: Executive Director
Phone: 9165575882
Hours: Thurs 7:30-9:30pm

Descriptions: Services Provided: Information and referral source for community support groups serving those who are grieving; sponsors the Bereavement Outreach program, publishes bereavement resource brochure; speakers bureau. Bereavement Outreach meeting held every Thursday at Sutter Center for Psychiatry, 7700 Folsom Blvd., Sacramento. Educational meetings on grief related topics are held the first and third weeks of the month; open to professionals and the general public. Sharing meetings held two or three times a month for grieving persons and their support people only. For more information, www.griefhelpsacramento.com Keywords: health, counseling, outreach

74. Friends for Survival, Inc.

Publications: http://www.friendsforsurvival.org/

Address: PO Box 214463
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95821

Contact Person: Marilyn Koenig
Contact's Position: President
Phone: 9163920664
Email: FFS@TrueVine.net
Hours: M-Sat 9-9pm

Descriptions: Outreach program for family and friends after a suicide death. Includes peer support and education for survivors by means of meetings, publications, monthly newsletter and lending library of books and tapes. Speakers bureau available for workshops and conferences. Information and referral for local resources. Volunteer opportunities and training. Community awareness program. For more information, www.friendsforsurvival.org Keywords: counseling

75. Friends of the Davis Public Library

Publications: http://davislibraryfriends.org/volunteering/

Address: PO BOX 91, 315 E 14th St
City: Davis State: CA Zip: 95617

Contact Person: Nancy Holland
Contact's Position: Book Donations Coordinator
Phone: 5307584754
Email: mesurovik@gmail.com

Descriptions: The Friends of the Davis Public Library provides support to library programs at the Davis branch of the Yolo County Library. Our funding comes from the sale of donated books and magazines at both the library and regularly scheduled book sales. Enthusiastic volunteers accepted.

Keywords: Education, Library, Books, Donations

76. Front Street Animal Center

Publications: http://www.cityofsacramento.org/general-services/animal-care

Address: 2127 Front Street
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95818

Contact Person: Wambui Prouty
Contact's Position: Volunteer Coordinator
Phone: 9168088166
Email: jwagaman@cityofsacramento.org
Hours: M, T, Th, F 11-5pm; W 11-7pm

Descriptions: Code enforcement activities. Key services are rabies control, animal collection and redemption, animal adoption services, animal licensing and code enforcement, animal humane education, rabies, vaccinations and micro chip clinic, spay/neuter program, and Partners for Pets volunteer program. Keywords: animals

77. GET READY

Publications: http://www.yolocounty.org/

Address: 137 N. Cottonwood, Suite 2600
City: Woodland State: CA Zip: 95695

Contact's Position: Nutrition and Fitness, Health Program Coordinator
Phone: 5306668645
Hours: M-F 8-5

Descriptions: The Goal is to Educate and Teach Reading, Exercise, Activity, and Diet to Youth GET READY is a mobile outreach program that provides nutrition education, promotes physical activity and encourages literacy among Yolo County communities with limited resources or access to health information. Through the mobile outreach program, parents of children ages 0-8 are motivated to encourage their families to read and lead a healthier lifestyle. Get Ready utilizes a USDA approved curriculum entitled Harvest of the Month as its primary teaching model. Harvest of the Month emphasizes increasing access to fruits and vegetables, preference for selected produce items through taste-testing and cooking demonstrations, participation in daily physical activity and increasing understanding of why it is an important component to a healthy lifestyle, and knowledge of and familiarity with California grown fruits and vegetables. The Get Ready program is offered throughout Yolo County, including sites in Woodland, Davis, Winters, Knights Landing and West Sacramento. For more information about GET READY, please contact the Yolo County Health Department at (530) 666-8645. This project is funded by the Yolo County Health Department Keywords: health, youth, education. Hunger

78. GoEco

Publications: http://www.goeco.org/

Address: International Countries
Phone: 9174773931
Email: goeco@goeco.org

Descriptions: GoEco was created by experienced volunteers for people who are eager to travel and contribute to the community, wildlife and environment they visit. Based on years of practice and in-depth field reports, GoEco presents you a careful selection of excellent yet affordable volunteer and ecological minded vacations in Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe, Central America, South America, and Israel. GoEco promotes environmental and humanitarian volunteering in a number of worldwide volunteer programs. GoEco projects vary greatly in nature; some involve construction and restoration of schools, homes, community centers, etc. while others focus on education, healthcare, and environmental issues. Keywords: environment, health, international

79. Goodwill Industries of Sacramento Valley, Inc.

Publications: https://www.goodwillsacto.org/

Address: 8001 Folsom Blvd, Suite 200
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95826

Contact Person: Pat Calvo
Contact's Position: Volunteer Coordinator
Phone: 9163959000
Hours: M-F 7:30-4pm

Descriptions: Retail store, recycling and salvage. Accepts donations of used goods, vehicles, equipment, etc. Vocational Rehabilitation 6630 Franklin Blvd. Sacramento Robert Siebenthal, Career Services Coordinator M-F 8-4:30pm Situational assessment and work evaluation to assess work behaviors and skills; work adjustment and work experience to develop appropriate work behaviors and attitudes for consumers with developmental disabilities. Trade training programs: office technology, sign making and custodial training. Working training, job placement and supported employment. Clients must have a disability or disadvantaging condition which constitutes a significant barrier to employment, present no acute medical or psychological problems, and be able to care for their own personal needs. Sacramento City Unified School District provides a full-time teacher for remedial education of clients at Goodwill Industries. For more information, www.goodwill.org Keywords: disabled persons, education

80. GraceCity Center

Publications: www.thegracenetwork.org

Address: 701 Dixieanne Ave
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95815

Contact Person: Emily Mazzariello
Contact's Position: Community Mobilizer
Phone: 9167982533
Email: emily@gracecitycenter.org
Hours: Mon-Thurs 9am-5pm

Descriptions: Are you passionate about fighting human trafficking locally? Do you want to make an impact in the lives of urban youth and families in Sacramento? GraceCity Center is a resource center that serves urban youth and families in Old North Sacramento, Del Paso Heights, and the Dixieanne Neighborhood. Our youth advocates and team seek to empower youth, ages 13 through 30, pursuing their goals in education, employment, and the arts. GCC also provides pro-bono counseling and conducts frequent outreaches in the community. Other resources at the center include a clothes closet, showers, a computer lab, and a large gathering space. Come serve as volunteer support staff during the week or help out at our 2nd Saturday outreaches. Support staff roles may include direct interaction with young people, conducting neighborhood outreach, and helping manage a resource closet and computer lab. Support staff commitment is weekly or bi-weekly during the hours of 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM Monday through Thursday. GCC's 2nd Saturday is from 11:00-2:00 every 2nd Saturday. We serve the community with lunch, kids activities, sports, an open mic, and caring relationships. At the start of the outreach, there is an orientation at 10:00 am for new volunteers, which makes it a great introductory event for anyone wanting to learn more about the center and what we do. Each event looks a little different; there are often opportunities to work on projects at the center or to be present with neighbors around activities and food. Keywords: hunger, youth, outreach

81. Graduate Initiative in Voluteerism and Education (GIVE)

City: Davis / UC Davis State: Zip:

Contact Person: Lacey Baldiviez
Email: lmbaldiviez@ucdavis.edu

Descriptions: GIVE is dedicated to encouraging graduate students to play an active role in their community through service. The committee provides opportunities for these students to contribute on many levels including providing service education and service projects for graduate students. Keywords: education

82. Grassroots Campaigns

Publications: http://www.grassrootscampaigns.com/

Address: 2400 22nd St #230
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95818

Contact Person: Caitlyn Hughes or Hitesh Bussie
Contact's Position: Director
Phone: 9164461100
Email: info@grassrootscampaigns.com

Descriptions: Grassroots Campaigns specializes in running face-to-face outreach campaigns for progressive advocacy groups, humanitarian organizations, and political campaigns. We are currently working on behalf of a range of partners including the Save the Children, The Southern Poverty Law Center, the ACLU, Sierra Club, and Oxfam America to raise awareness, identify new supporters, raise funds, and win concrete victories for change. We also run field campaigns to register and mobilize voters, pass legislation through grassroots advocacy, and build long-term volunteer networks. Keywords: Animals, Cultural, Disabled Persons, Education, Emergency, Environment, Health, Housing, Hunger, International, Legal, Lobbyists, Mental Health, Mentor/Tutor, Organizations, Outreach, Recreation, Women, Youth

83. Head Start and Early Head Start Programs

Publications: http://headstart.seta.net/for-families/

Address: 925 Del Paso Blvd # 200
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95815

Contact Person: Robin Miller
Contact's Position: Volunteer Coordinator
Phone: 9162633804
Hours: M-F 8-5pm

Descriptions: Classroom provides children and their families, primarily from economically disadvantaged backgrounds, with education, medical care, social services, nutritious meals, and educational services for children with specific disabling conditions. Keywords: youth, disabled persons

84. Health Education Council

Publications: http://www.healthcouncil.org/

Address: 3950 Industrial Blvd., #600
City: West Sacramento State: CA Zip: 956916509

Contact Person: Ranjit Dhaliwal
Contact's Position: Office Manager
Phone: 9165563344
Email: admin@healthedcouncil.org
Hours: M-F 8:30-5

Descriptions: The Health Education Council is a non-profit organization: -focused primarily on eliminating preventable causes of death resulting from the use of tobacco, poor nutrition, and lack of physical activity; -working proactively and collaboratively to ensure individuals are empowered to live a healthy life; -representing diverse staff, community partners and funders to better serve communities that otherwise do not have a voice for care, or access to healthy environments. Keywords: health

85. Heidrick Ag History Center

Publications: http://www.aghistory.org/

Address: 1962 Hays Lane
City: Woodland State: CA Zip: 95776

Contact Person: Iulia Bodeanu
Contact's Position: Membership Coordinator
Phone: 5306669700
Email: marketing@aghistory.org
Hours: Tus-Sun 10-5pm

Descriptions: The Heidrick AG History Center is a non-profit organization dedicated to enhancing people's understanding and appreciation of the rich heritage of agriculture and transportation. Our mission is to protect, preserve and educate through our one-of-a-kind collections of antique trucks and tractors, which is the largest of its kind in California. Our museum exhibits honor the regions agricultural and transportation heritage, which makes us a destination for visitors from all over the world. Within our 130,000 square-foot facility we house two of the largest collections of antique farming and transportation equipment, the Fred C. Heidrick Antique Ag collection and the Hays Antique Truck collection. We offer educational opportunities for students interested in careers in education, museums, non-profit organizations, history, and agriculture. Keywords: cultural

86. Holmes Junior High School

Publications: https://hol-djusd-ca.schoolloop.com/

Address: 1220 Drexel Drive
City: Davis State: CA Zip: 95616

Contact Person: Derek Brothers
Contact's Position: Principal
Phone: 5307575445
Hours: M-F 8-3pm

Descriptions: Apart from regular school services, Holmes Junior High provides the following programs and services: special reading program, wide range of curricular sports, clubs and activities, Title I program, extended library hours and after school tutoring program, self-contained core classes for Gifted and Talented (GATE) students, Migrant Education program, Full Inclusion program. Keywords: youth, education

87. Kidney Foundation

Publications: http://www.sactoaids.org/

Address: 2411 F Street, # 4
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95814

Contact Person: Abby Valutin
Phone: 9164482437
Hours: M-F 9am-5pm

Descriptions: Services Provided: Information and support services for people with AIDS/HIV. Hand-to-Hand emotional and practical support volunteer program. Educational presentations, technical assistance consultation; prevention education; support groups. Special programs for HIV+ women. Fundraising events including Steven Fund for Kids. Keywords: health, education, women, youth

88. Legal Services of Northern California

Publications: http://www.LSNC.net/

Address: 517 12th Street
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95814

Contact Person: Bill Kennedy
Contact's Position: Attorney
Phone: 9165512150
Hours: M-F 9am-5pm

Descriptions: Services Provided: Free legal services to low-income eligible clients in civil law matters such as housing, health, welfare, employment, unemployment, Social Security, discrimination, and education. Administrative office for 23 Northern California counties. Keywords: housing, counseling

89. Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer, Intersex, Asexual + Resource Center (LGBTQIA+ Resource Center)

Publications: lgbtqia.ucdavis.edu

Address: Student Community Center, Suite 1400, 397 Hutchison Drive
City: Davis State: CA Zip: 95616

Contact Person: Joanna Villegas
Contact's Position: Office Coordinator
Phone: 5307522452
Email: jovillegas@ucdavis.edu
Hours: Monday:10-4:30pm, Tues-Thurs 10-6pm, Friday 10-5pm

Descriptions: The purpose of the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer, Intersex, Asexual Resource Center (LGBTQIA+ Resource Center) is to provide an open, safe, inclusive space and community that is committed to challenging sexism, cissexism, genderism, homophobia, biphobia, transphobia and heterosexism. We recognize that this work requires a continued process of understanding and dismantling all forms of oppression. We are committed to this process both in our work and in the structure of the Center itself. The LGBTQIA+ Resource Center promotes education as well as space for self-exploration about all sexes, genders and sexualities and their intersections with other identities. The LGBTQIA+ Resource Center values and honors that we are complex, multifaceted, and whole individuals. The LGBTQIA+ Resource Center is a dynamic, responsive and collaborative organization that serves UC Davis and the surrounding region by providing a growing spectrum of programs, resources, outreach and advocacy. Volunteers help make many of the programs and services offered by the UC Davis Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer, Intersex, Asexual Resource Center possible. Volunteers assist with various projects including updating resources, compiling program evaluations, advertising events, and supporting existing programs. The volunteer program welcomes new volunteers every quarter, if you are part of our listerv you should receive the application via email, otherwise please contact Joanna at jovillegas@ucdavis.edu to be added to our listerv and/or for more information. For more information, visit: http://lgbtrc.ucdavis.edu Keywords: outreach, education, LGBTQIA

90. Leukemia and Lymphoma Society of America - Greater Sacramento Chapter

Address: 2143 Hurely Way, Suite 110
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95825

Contact Person: Cheryl Johnson
Contact's Position: Executive Director
Phone: 9169294720
Email: jenaye.shepherd@lls.org
Hours: M-F 9-5pm

Descriptions: Local chapter of national organization whose purpose is to raise funds for the Society's programs which benefit patients with leukemia, Hodgkin's disease, multiple myeloma and lymphoma. Financial aid to leukemia patients for some medications, blood transfusions, X-ray treatment, radiation therapy and transportation to and from the doctor's office. Other services include research, public and professional education and information and leukemia patients. For more information, www.leukemia-lymphoma.org Keywords: health

91. Lutheran Social Services

Publications: http://lssnorcal.org/

Address: 2980 35th Street
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 958173116

Contact Person: Sue Laliberte
Contact's Position: Area Director
Phone: 9164532900x217
Email: slaliberte@lssnorcal.org
Hours: M-F 8:30-4:30pm

Descriptions: Programs under Lutheran Social Services include: 1. Transitional Housing Program for Families Transitional Housing for homeless families. Services include; housing, case management, childrens services, life skills education, family therapy, and employment/skills development support. 2. Building Bridges Case management for previously homeless individuals and families that have graduated from either transitional housing or a shelter. Services include; life skills education (financial literacy, parenting,) linkage to community resources, and employment/skills development support. 3. Saybrook Site-based permanent supportive housing for homeless families with disabilities. Services include: housing, case management, AOD assessment and treatment, drug testing, life skills education, employment services, youth programming, and on-site childcare. 4. Adolfo (Sacramento program) Scattered site permanent housing for homeless emancipated foster youth with a disability, ages 18 to 25. Services include: housing, case management, life skills education, GED/Diploma completion assistance, mental health/ AOD assessment and treatment, employment training, and assistance with apartment set-up. 5. Project HOPE (Stockton program) - Scattered site permanent housing for homeless emancipated foster youth with a disability, ages 18 to 25. Services include: housing, case management, life skills education, GED/Diploma completion assistance, mental health/ AOD assessment and treatment, employment training, and assistance with apartment set-up. For information on these programs, (916) 453-2900 Keywords: housing, mental health, disabled persons, youth, religious

92. Mercy Education Resource Center

Publications: http://www.mercyeducation.org/

Address: 6007 Folsom Blvd., Suite 200
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95819

Contact Person: June Nieves
Contact's Position: Multiservice Coordinator
Phone: 9167376026
Email: june@mercyeducation.org
Hours: M-F 8:30-6pm

Descriptions: Integrated approach to their family and individual educational and emotional difficulties. An educational psychologist, counselors and educational therapists offer psycho-educational assessment, individual and couple (family) counseling and prescriptive teaching for children with learning disabilities. For more information, www.mercyeducation.org Keywords: youth, counseling

93. Mercy Housing

Publications: https://www.mercyhousing.org/california/volunteer

Address: 5 after school program locations near UC Davis- one in Esparto and 4 in Sacramento
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip:

Contact Person: Rebekah Kornblum
Contact's Position: Volunteer Coordinator
Phone: 9163303356
Email: rkornblum@mercyhousing.org
Hours: M-Th 2:30-5pm (After School Programs)

Descriptions: Mercy Housings mission is to create stable, vibrant, and healthy communities by developing, financing and operating affordable, program-enriched housing for families, seniors and people with special needs who lack the economic resources to access quality, safe housing opportunities. We are seeking enthusiastic volunteers to assist with the after school program onsite at different affordable housing communities. With staff support, volunteers will assist between 10-20 middle and elementary aged youth to complete homework and build literacy skills. Volunteers will also help implement physical education and art activities throughout the semester. Gain experience in an educational setting, learn about affordable housing, and give back to your community- all while having fun! Individuals should be able to volunteer 2-4 times a month and commit for at least two months, though a full semester is preferred. Key words: Housing, Community Development, Children, Youth, Education, Reading, Literacy, Seniors, Homeless, Special Needs, Veterans

94. NAMI California

Publications: http://www.namicalifornia.org/

Address: 1111 Howe Avenue, Suite 475
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95825

Contact Person: Marcie Larkey
Contact's Position: Director of Development
Phone: 9165670163
Email: nami.california@namica.org
Hours: M-F 8am-5pm

Descriptions: Services Provided: Support, information and education for families of the seriously mentally ill; referrals to local family support groups and other agencies. Client and legislative advocacy. Keywords: mental health, legal

95. Oak Park Preschool, Incorporated

Address: 3500 Second Avenue
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95817

Contact Person: Winifred Simmons
Contact's Position: Program Manager/ Head Teacher
Phone: 9164519498
Email: oakparkpreschoolinc@sbcglobal.net
Hours: M-F 8am-4pm

Descriptions: Services Provided: Helps develop students' intellectual, physical and social skills. Parent education classes held at least once a month to help develop social skills and learn about early childhood rearing. Collaborates with SETA Head Start to bring additional services to preschoolers and low-income families. Keywords: Youth

96. Outreach 360

Publications: http://outreach360.org/

Address: 7954 West Fetlock trail
City: Peoria State: AZ Zip: 85383

Contact Person: Bryan Linck
Contact's Position: Vice President
Phone: 4802828513
Email: bryanlinck@outreach360.org
Hours: 8am-9pm EDT

Descriptions: Every day of the year, Outreach360 empowers children to overcome the limitations of poverty through our dynamic education programs fueled by our creative and enthusiastic volunteers. We believe in bringing people together and harvesting the power of collective human potential to transform the world. But, lasting change doesn't happen overnight! It happens when passionate volunteers come together and work to create a better future for all. At Outreach360, we create a safe, affordable, and exciting way for college teams and summer interns to join our cause in transforming the world and giving children a life of choice. Keywords: international, education, youth

97. Parkinson Association of Northern California

Publications: http://www.parkinsonsacramento.org/

Address: 900 Fulton Avenue, #100-5
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95825

Phone: 9164890226
Email: parkanc@sbcglobal.net
Hours: M-F, 10-1

Descriptions: The Parkinson Association of the Sacramento Valley provides support and education for people with Parkinson's, Parkinson Syndromes, and caregivers. Volunteers needed occassionally for special events. Keywords: health, disabled persons

98. Pence Gallery

Publications: http://www.pencegallery.org/

Address: 212 D Street
City: Davis State: CA Zip: 95616

Contact Person: Natalie Nelson
Contact's Position: Director
Phone: 5307583370
Email: penceartdirector@sbcglobal.net
Hours: Tues-Sun 11:30am-5pm

Descriptions: The Pence Gallery's mission is to educate and inspire the community through offering high caliber art exhibits, supporting the development of local artists, and providing education programs for all ages.

The Pence is a nonprofit art gallery, founded in 1976, that serves the community through the display of work by local & regional artists. We have a gift shop, and three rooms for the display of art. The Pence hosts two annual fundraising events that it uses volunteers for.

Keywords: education, organizations, art

99. Plainfield Elementary School

Address: 20450 Road 97
City: Woodland State: CA Zip: 95695

Contact Person: Ruth Barajas
Contact's Position: Principal
Phone: 5306629301
Email: ruth_barajas@wjusd.org

Descriptions: Plainfield Elementary School needs mentors for children grades K-6 and volunteers to participate in their great gardening program. There are also opportunities to volunteer in the classroom. Keywords: youth, children, education, kids

100. Project R.I.D.E., Inc.

Publications: http://projectride.org/

Address: 8840 Southside Avenue
City: Elk Grove State: CA Zip: 95624

Contact Person: Suzi Lawton
Contact's Position: Volunteer Coordinator
Phone: 9166857433
Email: volunteer@projectride.org
Hours: Mon. 9am-4pm, Tues-Thurs 9-6pm, Fri. 9-3pm.

Descriptions: Services Provided: Therapeutic horseback riding program for children and adults from the Elk Grove and Sacramento County special education programs. Helps to improve clients'' physical, mental and emotional functioning through interaction with specially trained horses and R.I.D.E. volunteers. Service to children and adults outside school setting as openings are available. Keywords: animals

101. Putah Creek Council

Publications: www.putahcreekcouncil.org

Address: 106 Main St. Suite C
City: Winters State: CA Zip: 95694

Contact Person: Amy Williams
Contact's Position: Stewardship Coordinator
Phone: 5307953006
Email: info@putahcreekcouncil.org

Descriptions: We are a local environmental non-profit that works primarily in Davis and Winters to protect and enhance Putah Creek through education, advocacy, and community-based stewardship. We host work days at our greenhouse, planting events, and cleanups. Keywords: environment, education

102. Reading Partners

Publications: http://www.readingpartners.org/volunteer

Address: 8 locations throughout Sacramento
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip:

Phone: 9169960830
Email: volunteerSAC@readingpartners.org
Hours: Mon-Thurs 9-5 pm (depending on location)

Descriptions: Reading Partners provides an opportunity for volunteers from the community to give one 45 minute session each week to tutor one-on-one with an elementary school student.

Pick any 1-hour time slot that's convenient for you between 9am and 5pm, Monday through Thursday (you are welcome to help more if able).

Reading Partners uses a very structured and easy-to-follow curriculum.

One-on-one instruction at the student's reading level provides the opportunity for individualized academic attention and a healthy learning relationship with you, the volunteer.

Volunteers are, in turn, supported at all times by Reading Partners school site coordinators and staff.

For more information, please visit http://www.readingpartners.org/volunteer

Keywords: education, school, children, reading

103. RedRover

Publications: http://www.redrover.org/

Address: 1122 S Street
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95811

Contact Person: Karly Gould
Contact's Position: Education Manager
Phone: 9164292457
Email: info@redrover.org
Hours: M-F, 8:30-4:30pm

Descriptions: Founded in 1987, RedRover focuses on bringing animals out of crisis and strengthening the bond between people and animals through a variety of programs, including emergency sheltering, disaster relief services, financial assistance and education. UAN is headquartered in downtown Sacramento and offers a range of volunteer opportunities. Mainly, volunteers are needed for occasional office-based projects to support our programatic offerings. Volunteers can also train to join our nationwide team of over 3,000 trained volunteers who shelter animals displaced during disasters or rescued from large-scale cruelty such as puppy mills and hoarding cases, or who visit classrooms to foster empathy and improve critical thinking skills in children using humane themes. Learn more about volunteer opportunities at www.redrover.org/volunteer. Learn more about our Program and Communications Internship here.

Keywords: animals, education, teaching, children, disaster, communication, writing, marketing, social media, journalism

104. River City High School

Publications: http://www.wusd.k12.ca.us/river_city.htm

Address: 1100 Clarendon Street
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95691

Contact Person: Don Allen
Contact's Position: Counselor
Phone: 9163757800
Email: kfloriano@wusd.k12.ca.us

Descriptions: River City High School is a comprehensive high school in culturally diverse West Sacramento with a student enrollment of approximately 1300 students. River City was selected by the state of California as one of its "Distinguished Schools" during the 95-96 school year. In addition to a full range of academic coursework, River City offers a career path program called REACH and Tech Prep academy in Engineering and technology which features a project driven integrated curriculum. Teacher assistants and tutors are needed to help in a variety of classroom experiences including facilitating group projects, working with students individually and possible presenting information to the class at the discretion of individual teachers. Keywords: youth, education

105. Rotary Club of Davis

Publications: http://www.rotaryclubofdavis.com/

Address: PO Box 185
City: Davis State: CA Zip: 95616

Contact Person: Bill Hollingshead
Contact's Position: Polio Eradication Chairman
Phone: 5307589779
Email: bhptalent@aol.com

Descriptions: The main objective of Rotary is service in the community, in the workplace, and throughout the world. Rotarians develop community service projects that address many of today's most critical issues, such as children at risk, poverty and hunger, the environment, illiteracy, and violence. They also support programs for youth, educational opportunities and international exchanges for students, teachers, and other professionals, and vocational and career development. The Rotary motto is Service Above Self. We are looking for students and student organizations to volunteer for local and international service projects. Keywords: International, youth, hunger, education, environment, education

106. Sacramento Area Creeks Council

Publications: http://saccreeks.org/

Address: PO Box 162774
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95816

Contact Person: Alta Tura
Contact's Position: President
Phone: 9164544544
Email: saccreeks@gmail.com
Hours: M-F 9-5pm

Descriptions: Encourages the preservation, protection, restoration and maintenance of natural streams in urban or man-made environments by educating the general public on the aesthetic, recreational and ecological value of the natural streams in urban areas. "Dipping into Creeks" educational packet. Workshops for educators, creek kit, and water quality monitoring kit available for classroom use. Organizes neighborhood creek cleanups and a community-wide "Creek Week." Holds meetings, gives workshops and field outings to increase awareness of the value of natural streams. Encourages alternative flood control project design, stream bank stabilization methods and land use planning that preserves creeks as open space. Develops information on creek care in cooperation with county departments. Keywords: environment

107. Sacramento Braille Transcribers

Publications: http://www.societyfortheblind.org/

Address: 2791 24th Street, Rm 7
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95818

Contact Person: Charles Campbell
Contact's Position: President
Phone: 9164559121
Email: volunteer@societyfortheblind.org
Hours: M-F 9am-noon

Descriptions: Services Provided: Transcribes textbooks, books of all kinds, instructional manuals and other printed materials form print to Braille. Thermoformed copies as requested. Lessons in Braille can be arranged. Circulating library of Braille material for children. Keywords: disabled persons, youth, education

108. Sacramento City Fire Department

Publications: https://www.cityofsacramento.org/Fire/Contact

Address: 5770 Freeport Blvd, Suite 200
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95822

Contact Person: Dennis Smith
Contact's Position: Fire Chief
Phone: 9162645266
Hours: M-F 8-5pm

Descriptions: Fire protection, advanced life support and transportation, first-aid including CPR and defibrillation, technical rescues, swiftwater resources, county-wide hazardous materials incident response, fire prevention, public education and code enforcement. Twenty-two stations located throughout the city. Emergency planning for the City of Sacramento. Keywords: emergency

109. Sacramento City Unified School District

Publications: http://www.scusd.edu/

Address: 5735 47th Avenue
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95824

Phone: 9166437920

Descriptions: The Sacramento City Unified School District offers a wide variety of volunteer opportunities. For more information visit www.scusd.edu Keywords: education

110. Sacramento County Children's Coalition

Publications: http://www.dhhs.saccounty.net/Admin/childrenscoalition/Pages/ChildrensCoalition_Home.aspx

Address: 925 Del Paso Boulevard, Suite 500
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95815

Contact Person: Abigail Nosce
Contact's Position: Coordinator
Email: noscea@saccounty.net
Hours: M-F 8-5pm

Descriptions: Advisory body responsible for evaluating and making recommendations, promoting the health and well being of children and families in Sacramento County. Advocates for children's issues and provides oversight and community education to ensure that the needs of children and families and the provision of services to meet those needs are a priority in Sacramento County. Maintains a strategic plan and ensures adequate funding to provide services. For more information, www.communitycouncil.org Keywords: health, youth

111. Sacramento County Health and Human Services Department

Publications: http://www.dhhs.saccounty.net/Pages/DHHSHome.aspx

Address: 7001 East Parkway
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95823

Contact Person: Tammy Liu
Contact's Position: Volunteer Coordinator
Phone: 9168752027
Email: liut@saccounty.net
Hours: M-F 8-5pm

Descriptions: Responsible for overall organization and administration of health and human services in Sacramento County delivered through the division of Public Health Promotion and Education, Child Protective Services, Services for Seniors and Adults, Primary Health Services, and Mental Health Promotion, Treatment and Outreach. Programs that use volunteers: Oak Park Health Center (916) 875-2995 Acute episodic care for common childhood illnesses, well child exams, and pediatric immunizations. Primary Care Center (916) 874-9670 Primary care services including treatment for illnesses such as colds, ear infections, hypertension and minor injuries for eligible medically indigent adults. Chest Clinic (916) 874-9823 Screening, preventative therapy and treatment for tuberculosis. AIDS Education and Prevention Unit (916) 875-6022 Community outreach, education and coordination for AIDS prevention. Vital Record (916) 875-5345 Registration and provision of certified copies of birth and death certificates in Sacramento County. Women, Infants and Children Nutrition (916) 427-5500 Supplemental food vouchers for low-income pregnant or breastfeeding mothers and for children older than age 5 who are at nutritional risk. Public Administrator (916) 874-9627 Probates a deceased person's estate under given circumstances. In Home Supportive Services (916) 874-9377 Responsible for the eligibility determination and assessment of need for supportive services for people who need assistance with the activities of daily living, and who cannot remain in their homes without such assistance. Out of Home Care (Adults) (916) 874-9377 Helps individuals who cannot live in their own homes and need help with placement in a licensed board and care home or skilled nursing facility; serves people who do not have a family member or other agency to provide assistance. Adult Protective Services (916) 874-9377 Responsible for the receipt, investigation, and assessment of reports pertaining to abuse, neglect, and/or exploitation of elderly and dependent adults. County Mental Health Treatment Center (916) 875-1000 24-hours phone and walk-ins crisis intervention for children, adolescents and adults, and adult inpatient care. Public Health Nursing Services (916) 648-0982 Service provided in the home. Counseling services to individuals and families regarding health-related problems. Out of Home Care Services for Children (916) 875-5696 Arranges temporary or long-term 24-hours care in a licensed foster home or facility for children unable to remain in their own homes under court order. Senior and Adult Services Division (916) 874-9598 Programs focused on preventing or correcting conditions which cause elderly and dependent adults to be abused, neglected or financially exploited by others. Immunization Program (916) 875-7468 Information resource for public school personnel on implementation of the School Immunization Law Tobacco Education Program (916) 875-5869 Community coordination of tobacco use prevention and education Health Care for the Homeless (916) 875-6180 Service provided at county clinics. Medical, dental and mental health services for homeless people in Sacramento County. Smile Keepers (916) 875-5471 School-based dental health education and prevention program. Childhood Illness & Injury Prevention Program (916) 875-5869 Education for parents and general community on importance of infant and toddler immunizations, home safety, car seat safety and other topics promoting the health of young children through community outreach activities. Care-A-Van (916) 875-0848 Mobile health promotion services including health education, counseling, community outreach, HIV antibody testing, STD testing and treatment, family planning, immunizations and referrals. Keywords: youth, health, elderly, mental health, substance abuse, women

112. Sacramento County Regional Parks, Recreation and Open Space

Publications: http://www.sacparks.net/

Address: 3711 Branch Center Road
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95827

Contact Person: Kathi Barber
Phone: 9163810246
Email: info@sacparks.org
Hours: M-F 8-5pm

Descriptions: A countywide system of regional parks, golf courses and open space areas. Performs maintenance and operational duties for all County park facilities and design and implements recreation programs, special events, and large group picnic services. Programs that use volunteers: Effie Yeaw Nature Center (916) 489-4918 Carmichael Regional nature center and 77-acre nature study area along the American River with special emphasis on the natural and cultural history of the Sacramento Region. American River Natural History Association (916) 657-4620 Carmichael Supports the Effie Yeaw Center and assists with educational tours, programs, museum exhibits, and publications about the Effie Yeaw Center and the American River Parkway. Therapeutic Recreation Services - Recreation for People with Disabilities (916) 381-0255 Service provided at parks, community centers and other sites throughout the community. Therapeutic recreation programs for people with mental, physical, sensory, developmental and emotional impairments or special needs. Keywords: environment, disabled persons, mental health

113. Sacramento History Museum

Publications: http://sachistorymuseum.org/

Address: 101 I Street
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95814

Contact Person: Janessa West
Phone: 9168087059

Descriptions: Keywords: education

114. Sacramento Housing Alliance

Publications: http://www.sachousingalliance.org/

Address: 909 12th Street, Suite 114
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95814

Contact Person: Aileen Joy
Contact's Position: Communications & Events Director
Phone: 9164554900
Email: aileen@sachousingalliance.org
Hours: M-F 9-5pm

Descriptions: Coalition which promotes decent, affordable housing and enhanced opportunities for lower income households and homeless people through advocacy, education and participation in public discourse. Keywords: housing

115. Sacramento Metropolitan Arts Commission

Publications: http://www.sacmetroarts.org/

Address: 2030 Del Paso Blvd.
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95815

Contact Person: Erika Kraft
Contact's Position: Arts Education Coordinator
Phone: 9165663983
Email: jglus@cityofsacramento.org
Hours: M-F8-5pm

Descriptions: Arts programming for general public; manages over 300 youth arts education programs (during school, after school, and in neighborhood centers). Youth programs deal with anti-graffiti, teen pregnancy, environmental, anti-gang, anti-substance abuse, and cross cultural issues. Keywords: youth, women, environment, substance abuse, cultural

116. Sacramento Public Library - Adult Literacy Services

Publications: http://www.saclibrary.org/Services/Adult-Learning/Adult-Literacy/

Address: 828 I Street
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95814

Contact Person: Anita Dash
Contact's Position: Adult Literacy Associate
Phone: 9162645032
Email: literacy@saclibrary.org
Hours: M-F, 9-6pm

Descriptions: Teaches adults to read and write. Recruits and trains volunteer tutors. One-on-one tutoring available in branch libraries Keywords: mentor/tutor, education, organizations

117. Sacramento Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (SPCA)

Publications: http://www.sspca.org/

Address: 6201 Florin-Perkins Road
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95828

Contact Person: Marnie Musser
Contact's Position: Volunteer Program Manager
Phone: 9165042847
Email: mmusser@sspca.org
Hours: Sun, Tues, Fri, Sat 11am-4pm; Wed, Thurs 1-6pm

Descriptions: Services Provided: also knows as Human Society and as animal shelter. Relocated unwanted pets into new homes and runs a full service animal shelter. Low-cost spay and neuter clinic and humane education for schools and community groups. Lost and found service. Investigates animal cruelty complaints; 24-hours animal rescue service. "Love on Loan" pet therapy visits to senior citizen rest homes. Mobile Adoption Service shows pets from shelter at pet stores for adoption. Keywords: animals, elderly

118. Sacramento Suzuki Violin Studio

Publications: http://www.sacsuzukiviolinstudio.com/

Address: 10702 Alicante Way
City: Rancho Cordova State: CA Zip: 95670

Contact Person: Clara Litman
Phone: 9163082307
Email: clara.suzukiviolinstudio@yahoo.com

Descriptions: The Sacramento Suzuki Violin Studio is Sacramento's largest 501 (c) 3 non-profit community music school. We serve students both at our School and through School & Community Partnerships Program in public schools and community sites, where we reach a sizeable immigrant population and hundreds of children who lack affordable options for quality training in the arts. A generous program of need-based financial aid, merit-based scholarships and program subsidies benefits more than half of all students served.

Sacramento Suzuki Violin Studio is dedicated to providing quality arts instruction to young people who might otherwise never learn to play an instrument or perform before an audience. The School is also widely recognized as a training center for serious music students. In an environment that honors achievement, creativity and personal growth. Sacramento Suzuki Violin Studio nurtures the aspirations of all students, regardless of their artistic ability or economic circumstances, while inspiring a lifelong love of the arts, no matter their eventual career path. Each student is carefully matched to a member of our school's talented and dedicated faculty.

Sacramento Suzuki Violin Studio offers Before and After-School Programs, Saturday, and Sunday music instructions (group and individual) along with theory, composition, ensemble and performance activities. The School also offers Luthier and Theater Composer Workshops, music instructions to adults of all ages and levels, and presents free public concerts and recitals by students, faculty, and guest artists every year.

Sacramento Suzuki Violin Studio is much more than an educational institution. It is a true community in which students find a welcoming second home, learn to work in harmony, and form close, lasting friendships.

Keywords: music, studio, violin, workshop, concert, recital, education

119. Sacramento Zoos

Publications: http://www.saczoo.org/

Address: 3930 West Land Park Drive
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95822

Contact Person: Brooke Coe
Contact's Position: Volunteer Assistant
Phone: 9168087444
Email: bcoe@saczoo.org
Hours: Tuesday, Wednesday, Sunday

Descriptions: Locates in William Land Park; home to more than 600 animals including 40 endangered or threatened species. The 14-acre zoo plays an important role in the conservation of rare and endangered species. Research, captive breeding programs and education of visitors are all part of the zoo's efforts to promote understanding of the global environment, awareness of the plight of endangered animals and the need to promote conservation of the world's natural resources. Their many volunteer programs include: Keeper-Aide Program: For many volunteers interested in biology, zoology, animal science, and other related fields. To qualify for the program, volunteers must complete a zoo volunteer application and submit a resume and cover letter. Keeper-aides work directly with the animal keepers in food preparation, animal care, and enclosure maintenance. Grounds Maintenance: Volunteers on this crew help with basic grounds maintenance, clean-up, and exhibit renovation. Docent Program: Volunteers attend a 40 hour training class, held each January, to become tour guides, present educational slide presentations and live animal encounters. Clerical: Assist Zoo administration with clerical duties. Fund Raising Events/Special Promotions: Volunteers help develop, plan, produce, and staff special events throughout the year. Keywords: animals, environment

120. Safety Center

Publications: http://www.safetycenter.org/

Address: 3909 Bradshaw Road
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95827

Contact Person: Greg Wellman
Contact's Position: Volunteer Coordinator
Phone: 9163667233
Email: administrator@safetycenter.org
Hours: M-F 8-5pm

Descriptions: Quality safety education and training to reduce injuries and save lives. Safety software and other products for sale. Employee training booklets. Alcohol and Drug Education Program offers court-mandated programs for first time and multiple offenders as well as drug diversion and juvenile program. Drug Free Workplace training for businesses. Community Safety Training Program teaches safety-minded citizens how to save lives, prevent injuries, and avoid accidents. Courses include defensive driving and mature driver course. Motorcycle Training Program for novice and experienced riders in Sacramento and San Jose. Occupational Training Program offers more than 24 different occupational training sites throughout the state, covering everything from forklift operation and instructor training to confined space safety. Training for people responsible for their company's safety programs. Safetyville USA (916) 366-7233 x211 Training for children in pre-school and grades K-3 in elements of safety and health. Children learn safety awareness in a realistic environment of a miniature town and are taught bicycle laws, fire safety procedures, and general injury prevention methods that can save a life. Keywords: education, youth, recreation

121. Sahaya International

Publications: http://www.sahaya.org/

Address: 1504 Portola Street
City: Davis State: CA Zip: 95616

Contact Person: Koen Van Rompay
Phone: 5307569074
Email: koen@sahaya.org

Descriptions: Sahaya International consists of a network of friends who volunteer their time to build awareness and support of healthcare, education, environmental and socio-economic grassroots programs in developing countries. Keywords: education, environment, outreach

122. Salvation Army

Publications: http://sacramentoarc.salvationarmy.org/

Address: 1200 North B Street
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95814

Contact Person: Cruz Gusman
Contact's Position: Shelter Services Director
Phone: 9164529388
Email: mediarelations@usn.salvationarmy.org
Hours: M-F 8-4:30pm

Descriptions: Shelter Services: Lodging and meals provided to homeless single men and women for 30 to 120 days, including a support system of multiple resources and specialize programs. Job development, computer training, employment counseling, mental health services, recreational activities and substance abuse counseling. Alcoholics Anonymous, alternative housing, spiritual counseling, chapel services, and bible studies also offered. Casework, counseling, and referral services provided to address other areas of need. Other programs under the Salvation Army that use volunteers, Adult Rehabilitation Center (916) 441-5267 Six-month residential social model treatment program for men with treatable handicap (I.e., alcoholism, drug abuse, anger of other abuse issues). Sacramento Citadel Corps Center (916) 452-9388 Religious programs, fellowship, and recreation for all ages. Child Development Center (916) 451-4230 Strives to meet the needs of individual children and encourage emotional, social, intellectual, and physical growth. Ray Robinson Oak Park Community Center (916) 452-9388 Educational, recreational, social and spiritual programs for all persons in a safe and secure environment regardless of age, race, religion, creed, color or gender. Keywords: housing, recreaton, youth, substance abuse, hunger

123. Shriners Hospital for Children

Publications: http://www.shrinershq.org/

Address: 2425 Stockton Blvd.
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95817

Phone: 9164532087
Email: lnelson@shrinenet.org
Hours: Seven days a week, 24-hours

Descriptions: Quality service to children in need of orthopedic care, acute burn care and reconstructive care, spinal cord injury care and orthopedic rehabilitation services. Acute and rehabilitative inpatient and outpatient services. Physical and occupational therapy, recreation therapy, on-site school, school re-entry program, pet therapy, assistance dogs. Keywords: animals, health, education

124. Sierra Nevada Journeys

Publications: https://www.sierranevadajourneys.org/
https://www.facebook.com/sierranvjourneys/
https://www.instagram.com/sierranevadajourneys


Address: 1331 Garden Highway, Suite 100
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95833

Contact Person: Natalie Pritchard
Contact's Position: Volunteer and Internship Coordinator
Email: natalie@sierranevadajourneys.org
Hours: 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Descriptions: Sierra Nevada Journeys is a 501(c)3 nonprofit that delivers innovative outdoor, science-based education programs for youth to develop critical thinking skills and to inspire natural resource stewardship. Through multiple points of contact, our classroom-based programs, overnight science camps, professional development for teachers, and parent engagement opportunities surround students with resources they need to succeed. All programs are designed to foster higher cognition and build long-term student achievement.

Field Educator Volunteer or Field Educator Internship:
Students would be responsible for leading groups of 12-15 students on a 3 hour field trip. Our field trips are on Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays from 8:30 AM to 1:15 PM. This volunteer position requires training and availability during the work day. We have some volunteers that join us once a week, others that come a couple times a month. We also have different trainings throughout the year that we ask volunteers to attend. These are usually 3-4 Fridays in the fall and spring. Internship applicants must be available once a week.

Family Science Night Volunteer:
Students are responsible for running a science station at a local school. These events are on Tuesday or Wednesday evenings from 4:30-7:15 PM. This position does not require any training, and students can choose how many events you would like to attend. We usually have one or two events every week in the Fall and Spring and volunteers can pick the dates they would like to attend.

Some information about Family Science Night Volunteers:
- 3 hour commitment on a Tuesday, Wednesday evening
- Family Science Night takes place at local Sacramento schools in their multi-purpose room
- Volunteers get the opportunity to run a fun, hands-on, and interactive science station with students and families
- We need about 6-8 volunteers for each event
- Volunteers do not need previous science or teaching backgrounds

The following link has a great video about our Family Science Night events:
http://www.sierranevadajourneys.org/family-science-nights/

Keywords: Education, Environment, Youth

125. Society for the Blind

Publications: http://www.societyfortheblind.org/

Address: 1238 S Street
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95811

Contact Person: Chee Chang
Contact's Position: Volunteer Coordinator
Email: volunteer@societyfortheblind.org
Hours: 8am-5pm

Descriptions: For more than 60 years, Society for the Blind has created innovative ways to empower individuals living with low vision or blindness to discover, develop and achieve their full potential. Society for the Blind is the only comprehensive rehabilitative teaching center that provides services for a 27-county region of northern California. The nonprofit provides low-vision eye care, life and job skills training, mentorship, and access to tools to maintain independence for 6,000 youth, adults and seniors experiencing vision loss each year. Current Volunteer Needs: Access News Readers - Access News is a reading service that allows volunteers to record current news, magazines, circulars, and other items of interest so that people who are blind, low vision, or cannot read conventional print can listen to these publications through the telephone. Time commitments are very flexible and you can record from home as well as in our studio. Keywords: Physical Disability Recreation Education Disabled Persons

126. Southeast Asian Assistance Center

Publications: http://www.saacenter.org/

Address: 5625 24th Street
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95822

Contact Person: Laura Leonelli
Contact's Position: Executive Director
Phone: 9164211036
Email: seacenter@sbcglobal.net
Hours: M-F 8:30-noon, 12:30-5pm

Descriptions: Mental Health Program assists the Russian, Southeast Asian and Ukranian populations in obtaining and utilizing mental health services. Community organization, community training and community client contact services. Assists other agencies in case conferences, problem solving and consultation on Southeast Asian, Russian and Ukranian population and cultures. Language translation, cultural interpretation, crisis intervention, pre-assessment of client needs, supportive informal counseling, information and referral, case consultation/problem solving, facilitation to direct services, home visits and office visits. Drug abuse prevention and education program for minority youth and adults includes workshops, home visits, and access to substance abuse treatment programs. Keywords: mental health, couseling, cultural

127. St. Hope

Publications: http://www.sthope.org/

Address: 3400 34th Street
City: Sacramento State: California Zip: 95817

Contact Person: Lara Knight
Contact's Position: Recruitment Coordinator
Phone: 9166497900
Email: info@sthope.org

Descriptions: St. HOPE began in 1989 in a portable classroom at Sacramento High School as an after school program named St. HOPE Academy. Founded by NBA All-Star and Oak Park native Kevin Johnson, St. HOPE is a nonprofit community development corporation whose mission is to revitalize inner-city communities through public education, civic leadership, economic development and the arts. Through the after school program, hundreds of youth have demonstrated major gains in academic achievement, most notably in reading and math. The goal of St. HOPE Public Schools is to provide Oak Park youth with a private school education, for free. St. Hope provides volunteer opportunities with neighborhood projects, public school tutoring and the Hood Corps. Keywords: youth, mentor/tutor

128. St. Patrick's Home for Children

Address: 5945 Franklin Blvd.
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95824

Contact Person: Veda Cannon
Contact's Position: Director
Phone: 9164211620
Email: info@saintpatricksacademy.net
Hours: M-F 8-5pm

Descriptions: Residential treatment center providing 24-hours care for children needing out-of-home placement. Two homelike treatment facilities in the south Sacramento/Elk Grove area for severely emotionally disturbed female adolescents. Residents attend special education programs in the public schools near the treatment facility. Milieu therapy, weekly individual therapy, weekly group therapy, family therapy when reunification is the goal, consulting psychiatrist and psychologist, and health services. Independent living skills and emancipation training for youth ages 16-18. Social, recreational and pre-vocational activities including vigorous sports, swimming, arts and crafts and seasonal extracurricular activities such as camping and snow sports. Programs that use volunteers: Day Care Center (916) 422-0123 Structured day care programs for infants/toddlers, pre-schoolers and extended school day care for older children. Toddler Center (916) 383-3254 Structured state-subsidized day care program for toddlers ages 18 months - three years. Keywords: youth

129. Student Recruitment Retention Center

Publications: http://thecenter.ucdavis.edu/

Address: Student Community Center
City: Davis / UC Davis State: CA Zip: 95616

Contact Person: Mayra Lamas
Contact's Position: Collective Administrative Director
Email: srrc@ucdavis.edu

Descriptions: The Student Recruitment Retention Center is a student-run, student-initiated organization on campus. It is an organization that works for educational equity through recruitment and retention efforts in leadership development. Retention is putting on workshops on campus on time management or other issues relevant to retention, providing general support, or providing a social environment conducive for specific communities.In recruitment, the SRRC does outreach trips to high schools, middle schools and community colleges to get students ready for higher education and encourage them to apply. The SRRC encompases many programs that work to assist students, SAFE (Southeast Asians Furthering Education), Bridge (Pilipino/a), GAAAP (Graduate Academic Acheivement Advocacy Program), NEUE (Natives Empowering Unity through Education), Yikal Kuyum (Latino/a), Collective (all encompassing/Transfer), and ACE (African Diaspora Cultivating Education), working with these programs you will be working in a multi-cultural environment. In addition to putting on workshops, you can find experience with graphic design, campus tours, and even help in a video publicity project. These various programs also put on various leadership retreats to empower and encourage students to be active in their community. Because the SRRC is student-run, there is much freedom in how you decide you want to do things, as you can design your own internship. Or you can work closely with an intern to find other practical experience. Specific experiences can be tailored. You can also gain experience in writing budgets and proposals, and you can intern/volunteer anywhere from a quarter to a year. Yearly internships are paid through a stipend. Volunteers and Interns can work anywhere from a quarter to a year. Applications are received all year, and hiring is at different times for each program. For more information, contact us at the SRRC and refer to our website at http://thecenter.ucdavis.edu/

130. Suicide Prevention (Crisis Services Program)

Address: 8912 Volunteer Lane, Suite 100
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95826

Phone: 9163683118
Hours: M-F 9-5pm

Descriptions: 24-hour crisis intervention and suicide prevention by highly trained paraprofessionals. Emotional support, identifies options and/or community services and initiates emergency response when necessary. Education services about suicide prevention, speaker's bureau, and crisis response team. Experienced volunteers always needed. Keywords: emergency

131. Suicide Prevention of Yolo County

Publications: http://www.suicidepreventionyolocounty.org/?page_id=36

Address: P.O. Box 622
City: Davis State: CA Zip: 95617

Contact Person: Ting Ting Lee
Contact's Position: Crisis Line Director
Phone: 5307567542
Email: spyc@sbcglobal.net
Hours: M-F 9-5pm

Descriptions: The mission of Suicide Prevention and Crisis Services of Yolo County is to provide crisis prevention and intervention, education and community outreach services to the residents of Yolo County. Play a role in saving the lives of Yolo County residents. Join the dedicated volunteers who answer our phones the first point of human contact in the steps toward mental health. Volunteers undergo a 36-hour training program in which they develop the skills needed to manage issues of depression, suicide, family relationship conflicts and mental illness. Initially, volunteers serve six hours per week and donate a one-year service commitment upon successful completion of the training program. Please join us. Your voice and your ear are more valuable than you can imagine. Volunteers have been, and continue to be the backbone of this agency. Quality training provides volunteers with the opportunity to participate in the increased well-being, not only of themselves, but of the community they live in. Keywords: counseling; emergency; health; mental health; organizations; volunteer groups; youth

132. Terra Nova Counseling

Publications: http://terranovacounseling.org/

Address: 5750 Sunrise Blvd
City: Citris Heights State: CA Zip: 95610

Contact Person: Candice McCoy
Contact's Position: Human Resources Administrator
Phone: 9162396387
Email: Intakecoordinator@terranovacounseling.org

Descriptions: Terra Nova Counseling has been serving the greater Sacramento area since 1985. With a variety of counseling, therapeutic and educational services, we have a vision to support families and individuals to reach their full potential by developing positive attitudes, actions and abilities.

Terra Nova provides counseling, education and intervention services. Children's Services provides therapy for approximately 500 Medi-Cal eligible children and families, many of whom are foster children or have CPS backgrounds. Behavioral and Community Services offers outpatient therapy, alcohol and drug counseling, anger management and parenting groups, sex offender treatment and various other therapy for individuals, couples and families, There are two Drinking Driver Programs (DDP) for first-time and multiple offenders ordered by the court or DMV. Keywords: youth, counseling, therapy, AOD, Drinking Driver Programs, outpatient.

133. The Complete Wholeness House

Publications: http://www.thecompletewholenesshouse.org/

City: Dixon State: CA Zip:

Contact Person: Michelle Wright
Contact's Position: Executive Director
Phone: 7074509068
Email: mic.wright@yahoo.com

Descriptions: Because there is need, there is The Complete Wholeness House. We are a non-profit transitional maternity home which provides homeless pregnant women with housing, supportive programs, and spiritual guidance during the pregnancy and after the baby is born. The goal of The Complete Wholeness House is to provide expectant mothers in crisis pregnancies, the essential services needed to become healthy, successful parents. The objective of The Complete Wholeness House is to offer shelter through pregnancy and up to six months after the birth of their child, while at the same time providing counseling, employment training, education opportunities, life skills, and financial/savings planning. Women will have access to needed services, including parenting classes and substance intervention if the need is present. Individualized case management on site.

Keywords: transition home, maternity, women, homeless, pregnant, support, housing, shelter, counseling

134. The Green House Center

Publications: http://www.thegreenhousecenter.org/

Address: 2201 Northview Dr.
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95833

Contact Person: Emily Mazzariello
Contact's Position: Community Liason
Phone: 9702180771
Email: emilyjane@thegreenhousecenter.org

Descriptions: The GreenHouse is a community enrichment center that offers tutoring, mentoring, leadership development, spiritual development, recreation, and enrichment activities for under-resourced youth in the Gardenland-Northgate neighborhood of Sacramento. We are currently seeking volunteer "Study Buddies" for our after-school program for under-resourced elementary and teen students. Invest a small amount of your time in our youth (once a week from 3-5:30 any day) and find the joy that comes from making a big impact. Keywords: education, youth, recreation, environment

135. THINK Together

Publications: http://www.thinktogether.org/

Address: Schools in the Sacramento and Elk Grove Unified School Districts
Contact Person: Brijette Bergman
Contact's Position: Manager of Volunteers
Phone: 9166679852
Email: info@thinktogether.org

Descriptions: THINK Together is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit committed to providing high quality academically-oriented out-of-school programs for students regardless of race, creed or socioeconomic status. Our organization is proud to be one of Californias largest after-school programs providers serving 75,000 students at more than sites throughout Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside, San Bernardino and Sacramento Counties. We partner with schools, parents, and the community to provide programs focused on academic enrichment, homework assistance, physical activity, and nutrition education, while maintaining a fun and safe atmosphere for our students.
Volunteers are essential to the success of THINK Together. As a Volunteer Tutor, your students play a key role in bringing highest quality, academically-oriented after-school programs to students from a variety of backgrounds. Volunteer Tutors assist students with homework assignments, help them prepare for tests, act as role models by establishing a positive student-tutor relationship, and encourage and challenge students to do their best in every aspect of their lives. The support and encouragement of volunteers gives our students the motivation and tools they need to overcome adversity and reach their full potential.

Specific school sites can be found at http://www.thinktogether.org/locations-sacramento-county.html

Copy & paste URL to view FLYER: http://iccweb.ucdavis.edu/cs/pdf/THINKTogether.pdf

136. Tree Davis

Publications: http://www.treedavis.org/

Address: P.O. Box 72053
City: Davis State: CA Zip: 95617

Contact Person: Erin Donley Marineau
Contact's Position: Executive Director
Phone: 5307587337
Email: info@treedavis.org
Hours: N/A; We do not have a physical office

Descriptions: TREE Davis is a nonprofit organization dedicated to educating people about urban trees. Tree plantings, care workshops, and education-specific literature are among the many services TREE Davis provides. Volunteer opportunities include Outreach and Education, Tree Planting, Tree Maintenance, Outdoor Activities, and Manual Labor. Keywords: Environment, tree, education

137. UC Davis Arboretum

Publications: http://www.arboretum.ucdavis.edu/

Address: 448 La Rue Rd
City: Davis State: CA Zip: 95616

Contact Person: Melissa Cruz
Phone: 5307548293
Email: melcruz@ucdavis.edu
Hours: M-F 8:30am-12pm; 1-4:30pm

Descriptions: 100 acres of garden featuring drought-tolerant, low-maintenance plants. Docent guides lead tours and environmental activities for children and adults. Volunteers trained in gardening and nursery work, landscape design, Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and environmental education. Keywords: environment, youth

138. UC Davis Medical Center Trauma Prevention and Outreach Program

Address: 2315 Stockton Blvd 2315 Stockton Blvd
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95817

Contact Person: Christy Adams
Contact's Position: Trauma Prevention Program Coordinator
Phone: 9167349794
Email: Christy.Adams@ucdmc.ucdavis.edu

Descriptions: We provide injury prevention education in the community through numerous health fairs, safety events, school assemblies and community classes. There are ample opportunities to volunteer with our program at community sites around the Sacramento area. The majority of our community events work with children and are on weekends, however, we also provide safety presentations at local elementary schools during regular school hours. We work with Spanish, Russian and Hmong communities, so multilingual volunteers are always welcome. Volunteer activities can include: Staffing our booth at health and safety fairs Staffing the "safety wheel" at events, asking printed safety questions and handing out incentives Fitting safety helmets on children (training provided) Handing out educational materials at our car seat check up events Assisting with elementary school safety presentations (training provided) Keywords: education, health, youth

139. United Way - Read to Succeed

Publications: http://www.woodlandunitedway.org/activities/read-succeed-volunteers

Address: 716 Main Street Suite B
City: Woodland State: CA Zip: 95695

Contact Person: Maria Manzur
Contact's Position: Education Coordinator
Phone: 5306623633
Email: educationcoordinator@woodlandunitedway.org
Hours: 8am-4pm

Descriptions: Woodland United Way is dedicated to improving the quality of life in Yolo County by mobilizing people and resources to strengthen our community and advance the common good. Our Initiatives: Education - helping children and youth achieve their potential Income - promoting financial stability and independence Health - improving people's health The purpose of United Way's "Read to Succeed" program is to use community-based volunteers to help close holes in students' phonics knowledge so that they become stronger readers. The program will focus on students in 1st/2nd grade who are not making adequate progress on the BPST (Beginning Phonics Skills Test). Volunteers will work with students to target specific phonics deficiencies. Keywords: education, youth

140. Universal Giving

Publications: http://www.universalgiving.org/

Address: 560 Sutter Street
City: San Francisco State: CA Zip: 94102

Contact Person: Cassie Meresman
Contact's Position: Marketing Coordinator
Phone: 4152969193
Email: info@universalgiving.org

Descriptions: Universal Giving is a social entrepreneurship non-profit dedicated to increasing international giving and volunteering. We are a San Francisco based organization that was established in 2002 by founder and CEO Pamela Hawley. We currently have 10 employees. Our free web-based service ensures that donors and volunteers find the right opportunity, in the right country, right now! Through our customized search box, you can search for an opportunity by a country (i.e. Afghanistan) and/or a focus (i.e. Education & Literacy), and Universal Giving provides a list of fun and exciting opportunities for you. Keywords: International, volunteer groups

141. uVolunteer

Publications: https://www.uvolunteer.net

Address: 501 Silverside Road, Suite 105
City: Wilmington State: Delaware Zip: 19809

Contact Person: Nathaniel Amponsah
Contact's Position: Program Manager
Phone: 13022412159
Email: info@uvolunteer.net
Hours: 9am-5pm

Descriptions: uVolunteer specializes in providing volunteer work placements in Costa Rica, Ghana and Thailand. Our service learning projects include Teaching, Care & Community, Construction, Environment and Animal Conservation. Our program promotes change and provides direction and purpose for our participants. Additional benefits are cultural insight, adventure and a safe environment for independent, female and student travellers. Keywords: animals, education, environment, international, organizations

142. Veterans Affairs Department

Publications: https://www.va.gov/directory/guide/facility.asp?ID=521&dnum=All&stateid=CA&v=1

Address: 1111 Howe Avenue, Suite 390
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95825

Phone: 9165667430
Hours: M-F 8-4:30pm

Descriptions: Outreach and individual, group, marriage, family, child, job and education counseling; coordination with other agencies (both VA and non-VA); information, referral and follow-up services. Readjustment counseling to veterans. Treatment of post traumatic stress disorder and related symptoms. Case management, employment support and information assistance. Alcohol and substance abuse counseling and referral. Evening hours for support groups. Keywords: health

143. Visions

Publications: http://visionsforthefuture.org/, Facebook: Visions~UC Davis Chapter

Contact Person: Venita Sivamani
Contact's Position: Coordinator
Email: ucdvisions@gmail.com

Descriptions: Visions is a global nonprofit organization serving youth and communities through education. We work to enable students, teachers, schools, and non-governmental organizations to become self-sufficient and capable of participating as leaders in today's society. Volunteers frequently travel to Sri Lanka and India to work with youth, to implement projects, and to support local non-profit organizations. Visions is a registered 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization in the U.S.

The Visions Chapter at UC Davis constitutes a group of students committed to eradicating inequality. We hold regular board meetings, outreach events, and fundraisers. We are looking for motivated members and volunteers interested in service, leadership, and international education to join our team.

Keywords: Non profit, youth, education, travel, international

144. VN CARES

Publications: http://www.vncares.org/

Address: CSI #273 One Shields Ave
City: Davis State: CA Zip: 95616

Email: president@vncares.org

Descriptions: In 2001, UC Davis undergraduates and medical students established the Vietnamese Cancer Awareness, Research and Education Society (VN CARES) in response to the National Cancer Institute's Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results (SEER) report that revealed Vietnamese American women had the highest incidence rate of cervical cancer - five times greater than Caucasian women.

VN CARES began working with the Sacramento Vietnamese community to implement three goals:
1. Inform the community about the prevalent types of cancer that affect the target population - namely breast, cervical, and prostate cancer.
2. Educate the community about the benefits of performing regular cancer screenings and the available cancer treatments.
3. Enroll people to receive free cancer screenings.

VN CARES Mission Objectives

Short Term Objectives
* i. Recruit members who will assist VN CARES in helping the community.
* ii.Promote cancer awareness through outreaches and educational presentations.
* iii.Recruit, enroll, and assist Vietnamese individuals into cancer preventative care and cancer treatment programs.
* iv.Gather qualitative and quantitative data about the healthcare services provided to the Vietnamese community.

Long Term Objectives
* i.Reduce the cancer-related disparities in the Vietnamese community.
* ii.Ensure that all Vietnamese individuals obtain skills and knowledge to maintain a cancer reducing lifestyle.
* iii.Participate in the planning and implementation of research activities designed to identify the health care needs of the Vietnamese community.
* iv.Network with other organizations to achieve common objectives.

Keywords: Health, Clinic

145. Volunteer Center of Sacramento

Publications: www.volunteersac.org www.cityofsacramento.org/volunteers

Address: 915 I Street, 2nd Floor Department of Human Resources/Administration
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95814

Contact Person: Mary Lynn Perry
Contact's Position: Community Resource Coordinator
Phone: 9165673100
Email: mperry@cityofsacramento.org
Hours: M-F 9-5pm

Descriptions: Recruits and refers individuals and groups who want to volunteer to health, welfare, cultural, educational, governmental and civic organizations. Keyword: Volunteer groups

146. West Sacramento Friends of the Library

Publications: http://www.yolocounty.org/general-government/general-government-departments/library/about-the-library/friends-of-the-library/west-sacramento-friends-of-the-library

Address: PO BOX 692
City: West Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95691

Contact Person: Mark Johannson
Contact's Position: President
Phone: 9163756465

Descriptions: The West Sacramento Friends of the Library provides support to the Arthur F. Turner Branch of the Yolo County Library in West Sacramento. By raising funds through used book and magazine sales, the EYFOL provides children's programs, audio books, videos and a variety of services, supplies and equipment to supplement county funding. Call the library at (916) 375-6465 for more information about Friends of the Library. Keywords: education

147. Willow Clinic

Publications: http://willowclinic.org/

Address: Salvation Army: 1200 N. B St
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95811

Email: info@willowclinic.org
Hours: Every 2nd and 4th Saturday, 9am-1pm

Descriptions: We strive to improve the health and well being of the homeless while raising the awareness of medical students and undergraduates to the unique needs of this traditionally ignored population. Using the tools of screening, education and advocacy, we endeavor to detect and prevent disease, to teach basic life skills, and to promote utilization of community services. Our goal for each patient is to catalyze their transition from control to personal health to self reliance and ultimately to understand their ability to contribute to society and to their well being. Our goal for each student is to incite appreciation for the diversity of health care needs and foster the commitment to improve medicine for all.

Keywords: Clinic, health

148. Winters High School Migrant Education

Publications: http://whs.wintersjusd.org/cms/page_view?d=x&piid=&vpid=1240666275868

Address: 101 Grant Ave.
City: Winters State: CA Zip: 95694

Contact Person: Maria Gastelum
Contact's Position: Secondary School Advisor
Phone: 5307956140x153
Hours: M-Th: 7:30am-3:30pm

Descriptions: Volunteers are needed for tutoring and assisting high risk, Limited English Proficiency students during or after school hours at Winters High School. You could make the difference by being a positive role model, big brother/big sister, and/or tutor. To leave a message for Maria Gastelum: 5307956140 x149 Keywords: mentor/tutor

149. Winters Joint Unified School District, After School Program.

Address: 500 Edwards
City: Winters State: Ca Zip: 95694

Contact Person: Jeff Rogers
Phone: 5307583607
Email: jeffrog@hotmail.com
Hours: M-Th 3:00-5:30

Descriptions: District-wide homework help/basic skills intervention program, serving approximately 150 students each day, and 500 different students each month. It is comprised of 4 sites throughout the school district, with various classes at each site tailored to address special students needs. In addition, the district has a partnership with the Yolo Count Housing complex in Winters to help community members' kids with their homework. Volunteer opportunities for people willing to make a positive difference in students' performance in school. Keywords: education, mentor/tutor

150. Women's Resources and Research Center

Publications: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeIptFvkEU7fcldKI007PREMxtQ8QFRvFy1WDsOiCXxP28RHQ/viewform

Address: 113 North Hall
City: Davis / UC Davis State: CA Zip: 95616

Contact Person: Ashley Teodorson-Taggart
Contact's Position: BFC, WRRC
Phone: 5307520127
Email: ateodorson@ucdavis.edu
Hours: M-F 9-5

Descriptions: The Womens Resources and Research Center provides opportunities to promote gender equity in the UC Davis community. The WRRC hopes to achieve our vision- a world in which gender equity is achieved and people of all marginalized genders have the opportunities and support to realize their full potential. We are committed to an intersectional approach in our activism that works to combat all forms of oppression. The Volunteer Program provides an opportunity to promote gender equity on the UC Davis campus primarily by assisting the community in the Joy Fergoda Library. The Volunteer Program will allow students to learn about resources, books, and educational programs that focus on gender equity and social justice. Responsibilities may include: staffing the library, greeting community members, checking books in and out, shelving returned books, creating new book displays, maintaining the physical space, and supporting library functions such as the printing and computer stations. Program Requirements: 1) 2 hour orientation session 2) 2 hour commitment every week Keywords: Student organizations, women

151. Woodland High School, Community Service Learning Center

Address: 21 N. West Street
City: Woodland State: CA Zip: 95695

Contact Person: Irma Avila
Contact's Position: Program Manager
Phone: 5306624678x283
Email: iavila@wjusd.org

Descriptions: Woodland High School Community Service Learning Center Keywords: education

152. Woodland Public Library

Publications: http://www.cityofwoodland.org/gov/depts/library/

Address: 250 First Street
City: Woodland State: CA Zip: 95695

Phone: 5306615986
Email: library@cityofwoodland.org
Hours: M-Th 10-8, F&Sa 10-5, Sun 1-5

Descriptions: The Woodland Public Library accepts volunteers for a variety of general tasks. In addition, UC Davis students are needed for a one-on-one tutoring program for adults wanting to improve their English literacy. This opportunity requires a 6 month commitment, 2x per week for 1 to 1.5 hours each time, plus a 2-hour training prior to volunteering. Keywords: Education

153. Woodland United Way

Publications: http://www.woodlandunitedway.org/

Address: 716 Main St, Suite B
City: Woodland State: CA Zip: 95695

Contact Person: Grecia Rodriguez
Contact's Position: Education Coordinator
Phone: 5306623633
Email: grodriguez@woodlandunitedway.org
Hours: Monday-Friday 8:30 am to 5 pm

Descriptions: Woodland United Way was formed in 1968 by a group of community volunteers who wanted to make a difference in their own community through local fundraising and distribution of those funds to support our local non-profit organizations and community projects. Today, Woodland United Way is working with over 50 partner agencies to solve critical education, income and health needs in our community. Our current focus is grade level reading. Our Read to Succeed Tutor program places trained volunteers in 1st and 2nd grade classrooms to help students who have fallen behind with their phonics skills. We believe focusing on our children today will lead to a brighter future tomorrow. For more information on how you can get involved, please visit our website! GIVE, ADVOCATE, VOLUNTEER. LIVE UNITED. Keywords: education, health, children, teaching, tutor

154. Yolo Basin Foundation

Publications: http://www.yolobasin.org/

Address: 45211 County Road 32B (East Chiles Road)
City: Davis State: CA Zip: 95618

Contact Person: Chelsea Hopkins
Contact's Position: Community Outreach and Volunteer Coordinator
Phone: 5307573780
Email: chopkins@yolobasin.org
Hours: 9am-5pm

Descriptions: Yolo Basin Foundation is looking for volunteers to support their environmental education programs by assisting with special events, tours, school programs, and general office work. YBF is dedicated to expanding public appreciation and stewardship of wetlands and wildlife in the Yolo Basin through education and innovative partnerships. If you wish to volunteer with Yolo Basin Foundation please contact Chelsea Hopkins or visit their website for more information. Keywords: outdoors, youth, environment, local, education, wildlife, wetlands

155. Yolo Community Care Continuum

Publications: http://www.y3c.org/

Address: 285 W. Court Street, Suite 207 (PO Box 1101 Davis, CA 95617)
City: Woodland State: CA Zip: 95695

Contact Person: Kacy Goulart
Contact's Position: Administration
Phone: 5307582160
Email: assist@y3c.org

Descriptions: Yolo Community Care Continuum (YCCC) is a non-profit agency servicing people with a mental illness in Northern California. We currently have programs located in Davis, Woodland, Roseville, and Auburn. We provide housing, direct services, education and advocacy for people with a mental illness. All of our programs are voluntary based and our programs provide client-driven services, which assists people to attain their highest level of mental health. YCCC strives to excel as a dynamic presence in our community. Programs: Farmhouse (located in Davis): a long term residential treatment program that offers a group living environment. Adults live and work cooperatively, learning the skills necessary to make a successful transition from a highly structured treatment environment to a less restricted form of independent living. Safe Harbor Crisis House (located in Woodland): a short term residential treatment program which provides crisis intervention in a supportive, group living environment for adults who are experiencing acute psychiatric symptoms. The program is designed for individuals who need an intermediate step between a hospital stay and returning home or who wish a more structured setting in order to prevent psychiatric hospitalization. Harmony House (located in Auburn): an adult residential facility with a treatment component program that offers mentally ill individuals a group living environment. Adults live at Harmony House cooperatively; learn the skills necessary to live independently while receiving support from highly trained Mental Health Workers. Supportive Housing Program (office in Woodland): Cooperative living opportunities are provided through the YCCC housing project. Houses and congregate living apartments are located in Davis and Woodland. At each house, residents have their own room and do their own shopping and cooking. House meetings, facilitated by a YCCC Mental Health Worker, help residents to divide chores and resolve any issues that may arise between housemates. Staff also provides individual support to those who need help with activities of daily living or managing their mental health symptoms. Cornerstone (located in Roseville): a short term residential treatment program which provides crisis intervention in a supportive, group living environment for adults who are experiencing acute psychiatric symptoms. The program is designed for individuals who need an intermediate step between a hospital stay and returning home or who wish a more structured setting in order to prevent psychiatric hospitalization. Keywords: mental health, treatment

156. Yolo County Arts Council

Address: 120 W. Main Street, #B,
City: Woodland State: CA Zip:

Contact Person: Yvonne Majesko
Contact's Position: Volunteer Coordinator
Phone: 5306668018
Email: info@yoloarts.org

Descriptions: The Yolo County Arts Council (YCAC) is a private nonprofit 501 ( c ) (3).Federal Tax I.D. #94-2814155 and has partnered with the County of Yolo and the State of California since 1981. YCAC is working to develop county-wide awareness and access to art and art education and convey the positive value and impact the arts play in enriching lives of our residents of all ages. We are a collaborative organization exploring cultures, diversity and the spirit of Yolo County residents past and present. We have a vision to be a strong, comprehensive county resource for the arts and art education. Our Goals are: . Promote technical assistance, training and communication between artists and the community . Increase awareness of the public participation in the arts in all disciplines . Promote and facilitate arts education in K-14 schools, youth and adult programs through community partnership . Be the source on art and art education for the residents, business and municipalities in Yolo County Keywords: art, youth, education

157. Yolo County Department of Alcohol, Drug, and Mental Health

Publications: http://www.yolocounty.org/health-human-services/mental-health/mental-health-services

Address: 137 North Cottonwood Streetq
City: Woodland State: CA Zip: 95695

Contact Person: Christina Hill-Coillot
Contact's Position: Deputy Director Clinical Services
Phone: 5306668516

Descriptions: The Yolo County Alcohol and Drug Programs Office offers various rehabilitation and prevention programs for youth and adults, in schools and on the job. 1. Employee Assistance Service: a program that helps employers develop and institute alcohol and drug policies. Additionally, the program trains and orients supervisors and employees on dealing with substance abuse problems - how to assess the problem, refer the abuser and make appropriate use of counseling services. 2. Beamer Street Residential Treatment and Detoxification Center: a seven day residential treatment program that provides an educational experience for men and women who wish to develop and maintain a sober lifestyle. The primary focus of the program is relapse prevention and includes group and individual counseling, drop-in support, and a 24-hour crisis line. 3. The School and Youth Outreach Program: functions to prevent and reduce youth alcohol and other drug related problems. The program provides counseling to high risk youth and their families, as well as drug/alcohol assessments, individual and family counseling, peer support groups, parent education, and positive alternatives such as Friday Night Live. The Davis address is 600 'A' Street, and the phone number is 757-5530. We have an office in West Sacramento: 500 Jefferson Blvd. West Sacramento, CA 95691 (916) 375-6350 Community Development Admin Drugs Couns Keywords: Community Development Admin Drugs Couns Substance Abuse

158. Yolo County Historical Museum - Gibson House

Publications: www.gibsonhouse.org

Address: 512 Gibson Road
City: Woodland State: CA Zip: 95695

Contact Person: James C. Glica-Hernandez
Contact's Position: Executive Director
Phone: 5306661045
Email: ychmoffice@sbcglobal.net
Hours: Tues-Fri 10am-3pm

Descriptions: Yolo County Historical Museum is dedicated to the preservation and sharing of Yolo County history. Volunteer opportunities include history center activities, educational programming, collection maintenance, grounds maintenance, docent work, and gardening. Keywords: cultural

159. Yolo County Library Archives & Record Center

Publications: http://yolocountyhistory.com/

Address: 226 Buckeye St
City: Woodland State: CA Zip: 95818

Contact Person: Heather Lanctot
Contact's Position: Archives & Record Center Coordinator
Phone: 5306668010
Email: archives@yolocounty.org
Hours: M-F 8am-5pm

Descriptions: The Yolo County Library strives to bring diverse and dynamic programs and services to its many communities and residents through innovation, communication, engagement, collaboration and diversity, providing opportunities for everyone to read, grow, discover and interact with one another and the world at large. The Yolo County Archives is looking for volunteers to assist in general research, transcribing documents using Excel and/or Word, genealogy research, collection processing, data entry, creation of finding aids and box lists, research and creation of displays and Facebook posts, etc. All volunteers must provide at least 2-3 hours of work each week for one year. Keyword: Education, archive

160. Yolo Reads, Yolo County Library Family Literacy Program

Publications: www.yolocountylibrary.org

Address: 226 Buckeye St.
City: Woodland State: CA Zip: 95695

Contact Person: Nancy Pacheco
Contact's Position: Program Coordinator
Phone: 5306668019
Email: LibraryVolunteer@yolocounty.org
Hours: Tues-Thurs 11am-5pm

Descriptions: Yolo Reads is committed to providing quality literacy support for English speaking adults in Yolo County. Our adult learners have goals associated with reading and writing, such as creating a resume, sharing a book with children, or learning new computer skills. Visit the Yolo Reads web page for information about the program, to learn about becoming a tutor, the time commitment requested of tutors, and to hear what learners across California have to say about library literacy programs. Keywords: Community Dev Education, literacy

161. YoloArts

Publications: http://www.yoloarts.org/

Contact Person: Danielle Thomas
Contact's Position: Executive Director
Phone: 5304064844
Email: info@yoloarts.org

Descriptions: YoloArts is a non-profit organization, founded in 1981 as a recommendation of the Yolo County Cultural Plan to further the arts and culture of the county. YoloArts mission is to cultivate and advocate support for all the arts, to participate in advancement of arts education in ours schools and community, and to foster communication among artists, business, education, government, and the residents of Yolo County. Keywords: education

162. YWCA

Publications: http://ywcaccc.org/

Address: 1122 - 17th Street
City: Sacramento State: CA Zip: 95814

Contact Person: Sarbjit Kaur
Contact's Position: Program Director
Phone: 9162648066
Email: info@ywcaccc.org
Hours: M-F 8-5pm

Descriptions: The Young Women's Christian Association (YWCA) of Sacramento provides a wide range of recreational and athletic activities/facilities for women and men, with an emphasis on the personal, professional, and physical development of women. They offer support groups, education, information, dance and fitness classes, clubs, etc. Other programs include: 1. YWCA Women's Residence for low-income women and senior citizens. 2. Women, Infant, Children's Nutrition Education and Supplemental feeding program (WIC) for low-income women and their families. 3. Teenage Pregnancy prevention, information, parenting, and referral program (TAPP). 4. Single parent displaced homemakers program (SOLO) for people trying to reenter the job market. 5. ENCORE, an exercise and support group for women recovering from breast cancer surgery. 6. Teen Father Program (TFP), with information, referrals, job searches, parenting and counseling for young fathers. Keywords: women, religious, education, mentor/tutor, counseling, elderly, youth