Get Involved

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Below, you will find a list of volunteer opportunities from around the San Diego County. Should you be interested in helping or volunteering with these organizations, please contact them directly. If you are interested in volunteering with SDHF, please visit our volunteer page.


Casa de Amparo

Volunteers play a vital role in the success of Casa de Amparo’s mission. As a Volunteer, you are at the heart of what we do at Casa de Amparo. Whether it’s working directly with Casa Kids, helping with fundraising at special events, providing child care, assisting administration, or participating in Board leadership, your involvement is important to us.

City Heights Community Development Corporation

After school tutoring, youth activities, computer training, food pantry/food distribution, job preparation training, financial literacy training, ESL tutoring, fitness/health, energy conversation, community gardening, teen leadership, community organizing/advocacy, neighborhood clean-ups and light construction, teen leadership, community organizing/advocacy, fundraising, administrative work.

Community HousingWorks

After-school Program Assistants, Community Volunteer Leaders, Canvassers and Volunteer Recruiters, Family Night Guest Reader, Group or Organization-Lead Family Night.

Community Resource Center (North County)

Community Resource Center (North County) – Volunteer Income Tax Assistant, Food distribution centers and resale stores assistants, Event volunteers, Donation Drives and Fundraisers Hosts, Marketing and Development Team volunteers, etc.

County of San Diego Volunteer Program

Retired & Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP), Health and Human Services Agencies, Housing and Community Development Services.


Doors of Change (AKA Photocharity)

Fundraising, marketing and social media assistant, serve on committees, music and art instructors, administrative volunteers, food prep and service, donation collections.


Father Joe’s Villages

Village docent, Clerical support, Sales and Stocking Assistants, Preschool birthday party host, Food Server, Holiday Shopping and Wrapping Volunteer, and Many More.


Harvest CROPS

Harvest Field Leaders, Harvesters

Housing on Merit

Tutor for Kids, Dance Instructor for Youth, Summer Camp Volunteer, Coding Instructor for Youth, Yoga Instructor, After School Computer Volunteer.


Jewish Family Services

Volunteer with Hand Up Food Pantry, Embrace-A-Family, Specialized Volunteer Opportunities.


Kids 4 Community

Dinner Serving, Basic Needs Drive, Sandwich-Making, Hygiene Kit-Making, Event Volunteers, Educational Programs.


Mercy Housing

Afterschool Program Assistant, Senior Meal Program Assistants, Senior Exercise Leader, Adult Literacy Tutor, Group Fitness Instructor, Zumba Teacher, Food Bank Assistant, Youth Mentor.


North County Health Services

Weekly Community Food Distribution, Community Health Events Volunteers, Community Outreach Internship, Patient Advisor.

North County Life Line

Afterschool Tutor, Holiday Food Program, Sports Programs, Administrative Assistants, Group Volunteer Events, and More.


Operation HOPE - Vista

Scheduling and providing even meals; tutoring children, playground monitor, desk receptionist, Volunteer/Sleep overnight to assist with client emergencies, organizing donations, fundraising.


PATH San Diego

PATHCooks, Welcome Home Program, Furniture and Household Needs, Lunches for Bunches, Hygiene Kits, Volunteer Driver.


San Diego Habitat for Humanity

Help to make the vision of affordable housing a reality for hardworking families in San Diego County. You can help us by volunteering in the following ways - Help build or rehabilitate a home at a construction site, coordinate a group build day, volunteer in the ReStore, assist with office needs and administrative duties.

San Diego Rescue Mission

Meal servers, Warehouse Assistants, Special Event volunteers, Host a Drive (Urgent Needs, Food, Hygiene Kits), Administrative Volunteers, Children’s Center Tutors and Mentors, Thrift Store Volunteers.

The Salvation Army

The Salvation Army – English Instructors, Fitness Instructor, and more.


Wesley House Student Residence

Wesley House Student Residence – Board Service, Office Support, Industry Speaker, Dinner Sponsor.