Healthy communities are built through the transforming efforts of volunteers.

A partnership for change, Volunteer Los Angeles provides a direct connection between volunteers to the nonprofit organizations and government agencies where they can be of service.  We are building an integrated approach to pairing the right volunteers with the right needs.  

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HandsOn Volunteers

Connect with an exciting array of volunteer opportunities.

Whether you want to invest a few hours, a few days, or several months, through HandsOn Volunteers we help you find the service opportunity that best fits your interests, abilities and availability.

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Service Enterprise Initiative

The Service Enterprise Initiative (SEI) provides intensive training and consulting support for nonprofits and public agencies seeking to more effectively address community needs and scale their operations through strategic engagement of volunteers.

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Business Volunteering

Businesses are a cornerstone of building a stronger community.

Our Business Volunteering program offers Los Angeles businesses a flexible, efficient and professional way to mobilize employees.

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Court Referred Community Service

Through Court Referred Community Service, defendants make restitution to their communities.

We manage Court Referred Volunteers’ community service experience from beginning to end and ensure clients’ completed hours meet court requirements. CRCS volunteers serve short- and long-term in over 800 agencies throughout Los Angeles.

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Volunteer LA Work Crew

Volunteer Los Angeles' Work Crew program provides beautification services throughout Los Angeles, including the San Fernando Valley. Services include tree planting, graffiti removal, neighborhood cleanups, and support for large-scale events.

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Disaster Volunteering

When disaster strikes, we look to government, nonprofits and each other for help.

Our Disaster Volunteering programs build the infrastructure to efficiently place volunteers in the right place at the right time.

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Try Microvolunteering

Microvolunteering is a new way to put your brain power and creativity to good use in the name of service — anywhere you are connected to the Internet!

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A Bridge Between Military Service Veterans and Disaster Response

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On Monday, November 12th, Volunteer LA brought two different-but-related worlds together when volunteer members of the Emergency Volunteer Center…

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