Volunteer Opportunities

Download the Volunteer Interest Form here.  Interest forms are now being reviewed!

  • Trying to find a way to give back to your community?
  • Looking to receive volunteer hours required for school?
  • Want to gain skills and leadership experience?

If you answered yes to any of those questions and you are at least in middle school, then the Volunteer Program is for you!  The opportunities are endless within City Hall's various departments such as: Planning, Engineering, Human Resources, Fire Prevention, and Finance. You could also be assigned to work at the youth programs at various park sites, city wide special events, summer day camps, or an ASPIRE Afterschool site. There is a $15 entry fee and/or $10 renewal fee each year and occasional meetings throughout the year. Please read the Volunteer Interest Form for additional requirements. Information or questions please call (562) 904-8145 or (562) 904-7238.



Opportunities available

Middle School Students: Are able to participate as a Volunteer at local park sites during Safe Place to Play and Let's Go Play Programs, all city wide special events, and/or Summer Day Camps as a C.I.T. (not including Adventures in Sports).

High School Students: Are able to participate as a Volunteer at ASPIRE program sites (School sites include: Ward, Williams, Alameda, Price, Lewis, Unsworth, Gauldin, Carpenter, Old River, Stauffer, Griffiths, or Sussman), assist at City Hall, Summer Day Camps as a C.I.T.,  Safe Place to Play and Let's Go Play Programs, and/or all city wide special events.

Adults: Are able to participate as a volunteer at ASPIRE program sites (School sites include: Ward, Williams, Alameda, Price, Lewis, Unsworth, Gauldin, Carpenter, Old River, Stauffer, Griffiths, or Sussman) and/or city wide special events. Individuals 18 years and older must go through a background screening and fingerprinting before an assignment is made.



Upcoming Dates
ASPIRE:
 
Volunteer orientation will be on January 18, 2017 @ 4pm at the ASPIRE office.
Volunteer orientation will be on March 1, 2017 @ 4pm at the ASPIRE office.
Volunteer orientation will be on June 7, 2017 @ 4pm at the ASPIRE office.

PARKS and RECREATION: 
Volunteer orientation will be on TBD for school year positions.