Current Service Opportunities

The Santa Barbara County Food Bank

Sign up on-line! Go to www.foodbanksbc.volunteerhub.com and no preapproval is necessary.

Abel Maldonado Community Youth Center

The Abel Maldonado Community Youth Center is a teen center that offers a variety of activities, clubs, and events for youth to participate in.

For information on volunteer opportunities:

Address: 600 S. McClelland St. Santa Maria, CA 93458 Phone: (805) 925-0951 Ext 252

Boys & Girls Clubs Lompoc Unit

The United Boys & Girls Clubs Of Santa Barbara County Lompoc Unit needs your help. We are actively seeking volunteers to help carry out our mission of “Reaching the children that need us the most”. Please come share your knowledge & talents and in return gain the rewarding experience of Volunteering. Become a volunteer and help bring great futures to youth today!

For information on volunteer opportunities: Address: 1025 W. Ocean Ave Lompoc, CA

Phone : 805-736-4978 Website: unitedbg.org

Boys & Girls Clubs of Santa Maria Valley

The Boys & Girls Club of Santa Maria Valley needs your help with our goal of teaching kids the values of life and make them better citizens of the community. We have lots of opportunities for you to share your knowledge while gaining an unforgettable and rewarding experience.

For information on volunteer opportunities:

Address: 901 N Railroad Ave, Santa Maria, CA 93458

Phone: (805) 922-7763 Email: ecuevas@bgcsmv.org

Catholic Charities

The Santa Barbara County area of Catholic Charities of Los Angeles, Inc. remains committed to helping low-income families and persons who continue to struggle with the effects of the economic downturn. With the support of dedicated community members and volunteers, we, collectively, are rallying to help stabilize those in crisis.

For information on volunteer opportunities:

Address: 607 W Main St, Santa Maria, CA 93458 Phone: (805) 922-2059

Dignity Health Marian Regional Medical Center

Volunteers are an integral component of the day-to-day operations at Marian. With a wide variety of education and work experience that complements the wide variety of positions; our Volunteers share a common goal: a desire to be of service to Marian’s patients, guests, and staff.

For information on volunteer opportunities:

Address: 1400 East Church Street, Santa Maria, CA 93454 Phone: (805) 739-352

Santa Maria Valley Discovery Museum

The Santa Maria Valley Discovery Museum is a nonprofit organization dedicated to serving schools, families, and youth groups. We offer group discounts and our staff work hard to make sure your child or children have the best and most fun experience they can!

For information on volunteer opportunities:

Address: 705 S McClelland St, Santa Maria, CA 93454

Phone: (805) 928-8414

Santa Maria Valley Humane Society

The SMVHS is a private non-profit organization that has been serving the Santa Maria Valley for over 30 years. We are committed to providing shelter and care for homeless cats and dogs. Volunteers are the mainstay of our organization and perform an essential part of our day to day operations. Volunteer opportunities available at SMVHS are as diverse as the people they attract. We offer two volunteer shifts per day, 10am to 1pm, and 1pm to 4pm, Monday through Saturday.

For information on volunteer opportunities:

Address: 1687 W. Stowell Road Santa Maria, CA 93458

Phone: (805) 349-3435

The Salvation Army

The Salvation Army does everything from feeding starving children and families through recovery from natural disasters to battling poverty, addiction and homelessness. The Salvation Army is serving more people in the United States than ever before. We are already seeing large increases in the number of Americans seeking the basic necessities of life – food, shelter, and warmth.

For information on volunteer opportunities:

Address: 211 E Fesler St. Santa Maria, CA 93454

Phone: (805) 349-2421

The YMCA

The Y is for everyone. Our programs, services and initiatives: enable kids to realize their potential, prepare teens for college, offer ways for families to have fun together, empower people to be healthier in spirit, mind and body, prepare people for employment, welcome and embrace newcomers and help foster a nationwide service ethic.

For information on volunteer opportunities:

Address: 3400 Skyway Dr., Santa Maria, CA 93455

Phone: (805) 937-8521

Need Service Opportunity Ideas? Go to www.volunteermatch.org and search your town for example Santa Maria or Orcutt. Service opportunities will appear. Check with Mrs. Gregory for pre-approval via email: egregory@sjhsknights.com