Secular

Sort and prepare food for distribution

Sort food & prepare for distribution at Second Harvest Food Bank


Project Type

Community, Secular

Location

Cypress Center: 4001 North First Street, San Jose CA 95134 Curtner Center: 750 Curtner Ave, San Jose, CA 95125

Agency or Ministry Name

Second Harvest Food Bank

Website

http://www.shfb.org/volunteer

Contact Info:

Colleen Murphy: volschedscc@shfb.org

Phone

408.266.8866 x247

Frequency of Service

Periodic

Cost

No Cost

Suited for: Individual or Group

Individual or Group Note: this is perfectly suited for a small group

Training Requirement

none

Assemble and distribute Hands-On Activity Kits

Assemble and distribute math, science & art Hands-On Activity Kits


Project Type

Education, Community Secular

Location

Raft Sobrato Centre, Sunnyvale

Agency or Ministry Name

RAFT Bay Area

Website

http://www.raftbayarea.org/group-volunteers

Contact Info:

Email: volunteer@raft.net

Phone: 408.530.9870

Frequency of Service

Weekly/Monthly

Cost

No cost

Suited for: Individual or Group

Individual or Group Note: this activity is perfectly suited for a small group

Training Requirement

Training provided on site

Host a neighborhood food drive

 

Host a neighborhood food drive & donate to food bank or service


Project Type

Compassion, Community, Secular

Location

Various locations in the south bay

Agency or Ministry Name

Second Harvest Food Bank

Website

http://www.shfb.org/

Contact Info: 

 Email: bolschedscc@shfb.org

Phone: Colleen Murphy at (408) 266-8866 x 247

Frequency of Service

Periodic

Cost

None

Suited for: Individual or Group

Individual or Group Note: This activity is suited for a small group

Training Requirement

Minimal training given on site

Riding classes for disabled children

Therapeutic riding classes for children with disabilities


Project Type

Community, Compassion, Secular

Location

3375 Calaveras Rd., Milpitas, CA 95035

Agency or Ministry Name

Leave a Trail

Website

http://www.leaveatrailtherapy.org

Contact Info: 

http://www.leaveatrailtherapy.org/volunteer.html

1.408.726.8453

 

Frequency of Service

Weekly, Monthly

Cost

None

Suited for: Individual or Group

Individuals

Training Requirement

Training is provided at the site

 

Graffiti Clean Up

Graffiti Clean Up


Project Type

Community, Secular

Location

Various locations, City of San Jose

Agency or Ministry Name

City of San Jose Anti Graffiti & Litter Programs

Website

http://www.sanjoseca.gov/prns/antigraffiti/

Contact Info: 

antigraffiti@sanjoseca.gov

 Phone 1.408.975.7233

Frequency of Service

Periodic

Cost

none

Suited for: Individual or Group

Individuals or Group Note: This activity is well suited as a small group activity

Training Requirement

Training provided

Trail Clean Up

Clean up a creek or trail.


Frequency of Service

Periodic

Cost

None

Suited for

Group or Individual. Note: This is a perfect activity for a small group. 

Training Requirement

None Required

Project Type

Secular, Community Support

Location

Guadalupe River Park, San Jose

Agency Name

Guadalupe River Park Conservancy

Website

guadalupeconservancy.org

Contact Info

volunteer@grpg.org
408.298.7657

Adopt a Soldier

Adopt a Soldier by filling and sending a care package and writing encouraging notes.


Frequency of Service

Periodic

Cost

Varies: Contents of the box & mailing expenses

Suited for:

Individual or Group - Note: This is a perfect activity for a small group. 

Training Requirement

None Required

Project Type

Secular, Community Support

Location

American Legion Post #564
2120 Walsh Avenue
Santa Clara, CA

Agency Name

South Bay Blue Star Moms

Website

southbaybluestarmoms.org

Contact Info:

bluestarmomssb@yahoo.com
408.235.9835