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HandsOn Central California is a nonprofit volunteer management organization. We address community needs by coordinating volunteer opportunities for individuals from all walks of life. We partner with a wide range of community service organizations and government agencies to tackle issues like homelessness, hunger, education, animal welfare, environmental challenges, and so much more.

Whether you're interested in one-time volunteer opportunities or making a long-term commitment, we have a way for YOU to give back to your community.

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Kindergarten Attendance Orientation Volunteers Needed

Attendance during kindergarten is crucial to student success. Research has shown that providing an orientation to parents of incoming kindergarten students helps with chronic absenteeism. Help us spread this critical message by volunteering to help facilitate these orientations. For more information, please contact Kristi Jackson at (559) 457-3943 kristi.jackson@fresnounified.org

Fresno, CA

8/24/18 2:00 PM +more

Valley Center for the Blind - Fundraising: Silent Auction Acquisition Team

Volunteer Positions Available now: Persons with professional phone etiquette and Call Center experience to call local businesses to request donations of items for our Silent Auction. These persons would also possess data entry skills to add information obtained during these calls onto spreadsheets. Volunteers needed for July, August and September.

Fresno, CA

Through 9/28/18

Sorting & Packing Medical

MMI is always recruiting volunteers to assist us in our mission of providing hope through medical aid. MMI is in need of volunteers to sort, pack, and inventory medical supplies for shipment overseas.

Clovis, CA

10/22/18 9:00 AM +more

Sorting & Packing Medical - 2nd Saturday of each month

MMI is always recruiting volunteers to assist us in our mission of providing hope through medical aid. MMI is in need of volunteers to sort, pack, and inventory medical supplies for shipment overseas.

Clovis, CA

9/8/18 9:00 AM +more

Videographer

This position is located in Visalia CA. Looking for someone as a Volunteer on recording, editing, and publishing videos. We are seeking someone with solid experience with Video Editing Software such as Windows Movie Maker and iMovie. The ideal volunteer will be able to quickly process, interpret, and communicate information through text, video, and visuals. You must also be able to create, manage, and execute production schedules while maintaining a strong attention to detail. You will need to have your own equipment. While this position is unpaid, this is a position with lots of room for creativity and the opportunity to get your name on published video work for a nonprofit organization catalyzing change in the community.

Earlimart, CA

Through 6/7/20

Event Coordinator

Thank you for your interest in applying to become our organization's Event Coordinator! This position is located in Visalia CA. You will play an integral part in planning events that reflect the community’s partnership! Please note that this is an unpaid, volunteer position. Organizing and managing our yearly events...Fall Celebration Dinner/Silent Auction; Winter Concert and Spring golf tournament • Generating, promoting and supporting fundraising campaigns and events in the community • Building the fund-raising capacity of the organization • Event preparation, planning and implementation experience, or strong interest in, required • Experience working with all age groups, especially business community • Public speaking and presentation skills helpful • Marketing and social networking experience a plus • Experience with photo/video editing software helpful • Experience implementing online and direct mail campaigns helpful The ideal candidate will exhibit: • A strong commitment to the community • Ability to work independently and collaboratively. • Creative thinking, flexibility, detail-oriented, ability to manage multiple tasks • Enthusiasm and positive attitude • Strong organizational stills, written, and communication skills Hours are flexible. Candidate will mostly work off-site with periodical meetings with Executive Director.

Earlimart, CA

Through 6/3/20

Volunteer Program Manager

Improve the volunteer experience for yourself and others! The volunteer manager will communicate with volunteers on a regular basis, prepare for volunteer events and get involved in a variety of areas! Volunteer tasks may include: making reminder and thank you calls to volunteers signed up for events, promoting volunteer program, actively participating in ongoing development of volunteer program and assisting in recruitment for volunteers! This is a great opportunity for volunteers seeking an at home or office-based position and participation in special events. Volunteers are asked to commit to three months of service and schedule one 4-hour shift each week (flexible).

Through 4/15/20

Sponsorship assistance

Seeking assistance with making telephone calls, in person visits and sending emails to potential advertisers and donors.

Through 4/15/20

Online outreach

Assistance needed with expanding our online outreach via Twitter, Facebook, Pinterest, etc. Our goal is to continue to expend our reach outside of the Fresno/Clovis area to other communities in the Central Valley. This opportunity would include working on helping us more closely interact with our "friends" on social networks to become involved and to expand the existing networks.

Through 4/15/20

Editor

Seek out and encourage writers and journalists to contribute to the site. Proof read and approve submissions. Seek out new and interesting articles of interest to the LGBT community.

Through 4/15/20

Writer / Blogger

We're interested in articles pertaining to the LGBT community. Topics which would be of interest are politics, film/book & entertainment reviews, opinion pieces, nightclub & performance articles & reviews, local event profiles, resource links, etc. We are also open to starting a new monthly article featuring profiles of local businesses. There are many hidden jewels in the valley which don't receive the attention they deserve. We're also interested in other topics not listed above, such as personal writings, reflections, blogs, etc. Throughout the year there are also regular, local events which we can assign interested writers to visit and cover. These range from Pride events to political actions, charity events, etc. We credit the writer's name to their article and lists contributors under "About Us". Articles posted on LGBT Fresno are also often picked up and printed in various other local, community website and print publications, such as News Link. All articles are written by you, work is submitted from your computer to our website (or by email if you prefer), and is available for you to edit after posting via a username and password.

Through 3/17/20

Hospice Volunteer

We are looking for volunteers with a desire to give the precious gift of companionship and emotional support to hospice patients and their families. We are looking for volunteers with a desire to give the precious gift of companionship and emotional support to hospice patients and their families. Hospice volunteers provide companionship and a supportive presence to patients and their families. Volunteers can make visits in patients' homes and/or nursing facilities. Often, volunteers will read to patients, play music for patients, exchange stories with patients, or share a special skill or talent with patients. Our volunteers would not provide any medical care, but simply be available with an open mind and an open heart for someone ending their journey. You will be provided extensive training and support in your service to others.

Through 2/22/22