• Service Learning Opportunities

    DEADLINES: FOR ALL SERVICE LEARNING HOURS TO BE TURNED IN TO MS. DIAMENT IN THE COUNSELING OFFICE

    ALL SERVICE LEARNING AWARD APPLICATIONS- MAY 18, 2020

    SENIORS-MAY 20, 2020; JUNIORS-MAY 25, 2020;

    SOPHOMORES-MAY 29, 2020; FRESHMAN-JUNE 3,2020

     

     
     
    L.I.F.E. Animal Rescue has numerous service learning opportunities.   If you are interested, please sign up at lifeanimalrescue.org  Click on Volunteer and go to the highlighted link.  On Thursday morning the slots will be unlocked and available for sign up.  There will be no more 7 hour shifts.  10:00 - 1:00 & 1:00 - 5:00 are the shifts.  10 volunteers per shift.  Students cannot sign up for 2 shifts.
     
    Community Tech Help Club--
    Earn service learning hours on the AHS campus!  The Community Tech Help Club meets every other Tuesday, 3:30-5:30pm in the Media Center.  The program assists older people with tech issues like how to set up an Instagram account, download photos, etc.  
    Please see Mrs. Smart in the Media Center for more information

    The Little Angels Project needs volunteers to help care for the animals at their adoption center.  If you are interested, please contact Sarah Fitzgerald at Sarah@littleangelsproject.org or call 818-515-5461.
     

    The City of Agoura Hills has several volunteer opportunities throughout the school year! 

    Rec Club & Tiny Tot Camps: During the Thanksgiving break (11/25-11/27) and Winter Break (12/23-12/27 & 12/30-1/3), you can work with kids at the City’s Rec Club Camps (ages 5-11) and Tiny Tot Camps (ages 3-5). This is offered as part of our Teen V.I.P. Program. Accepting applications now – email Kaitlyn Roush at kroush@ci.agoura-hills.ca.us for more info.

    Santa at the Adobe: Santa is coming to the Adobe on Saturday, December 14th, 1-4pm! Come help with set-up/clean-up, crafts, games and more. Email Katy Berry at kberry@ci.agoura-hills.ca.us for more info.

    For more volunteer opportunities, email or call Kaitlyn Roush, Recreation Specialist: kroush@ci.agoura-hills.ca.us or 818-597-7305. Or stop by the Agoura Hills Recreation & Event Center, located at 29900 Ladyface Ct., Agoura Hills, CA  91301. 

     

    The City of Malibu has numerous volunteer events available. Volunteers must register prior to the event date.  Please contact Lisa Crespo or call 310-456-2489 ext.279 or email malibucity.org/volunteer.

    There are numerous opportunities available for 2019.

    The City of Malibu has numerous volunteer events available. Volunteers must register prior to the event date.  Please contact Lisa Cespo or call 310-456-2489 ext.279 or email malibucity.org/volunteer.There are numerous opportunities available for 2019. 

    Cars and Coffee is held at Malibu Bluffs Park on the 2nd and 4th Sunday of the month from 6:30 - 9:00am at Malibu Bluffs Park. 

    Senior Tech Help at the Malibu Senior Center is available the 1st & 2nd Friday of the month from 10- 11:00am

    Youth Tennis is held at Malibu High School.  Times vary Saturdays, September - November

     

     The Agoura and Calabasas Performing Arts Education Centers have numerous opportunities that are available for students to volunteer.  Please sign up at http://signup.com/go/zN2ioU

     

     Motion Picture and Television Fund -MPTF-  is looking for volunteers, 14 years and older who have a positive and compassionate attitude and enjoy working with seniors. You will be working along with the Activities Department helping the residents with some of the following activities but not limited to: escorting the residents to the dining room for meals, church services, pet visits and lots more. PLEASE MAKE SURE YOU FILL OUT YOUR JUNIOR VOLUNTEER APPLICATION ONLINE at MPTF WEBSITE. THIS IS HOW YOUR HOURS WILL BE TRACKED. If you have any questions please call Susan Becht @ 818-876-6389, leave your phone number and name clearly and I will return your call as soon as possible or you may reach me by emailing me at Susan.Becht@mptf.com

     

     Leisure Living is a small assisted living facility for the elderly in Agoura and would love students to spend time with the seniors  and help with art, poetry, technology and music. Hours would be from 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm and 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm. Please contact Michelle Maurer at 818-687-8855 or  michelle.leisureliving@gmail.com

     

    Many Mansions is a nonprofit in Thousand Oaks that  provides permanent and supportive housing for low-income families, the chronically homeless and any individual with disabilities (both mental and or physical). Besides housing they also offer Adult Services and Children Services. There is also a after school homework tutoring club.  They need volunteers.  Please sign up at www.manymansions.org or call 805-601-5407.

     

    My Kaleidoscope Project strives to provide girls (grades 5 - 9) with the resources and support necessary to succeed in times of stress, pressure, changes and media.  Opportunities for personal growth, mentoring and relationship building are prioritized in all Project efforts.  Girls that participate in Kaleidoscope gain self- esteem, confidence, coping mechanisms, tools for success and a close group of friends and support.  They need high school students.  Please contact them at www.mykaleidoscopeproject.org

     

    The City of Westlake has an ongoing service learning opportunity--digitizing historical archives. Help is needed Monday- Friday during City Hall hours.  Volunteers will be trained to access and scan through articles and publications to add to a digital archive. They will be tagging key elements and uploading it to the City's website. Please contact Brianne Anderson at brianne@wlv.org or call 818-706-1613.

     

    The Friendship Circle addresses children with special needs which includes children with Down’s syndrome, Autism, Cerebral Palsy, etc.  The Friendship Circle addresses these challenges in a way the celebrates their uniqueness and individuality.  By integrating the wisdom of professionals and the energetic spirit of teenagers, the Friendship Circle brings out the best from within all those involved.  It has been found that through the gift of friendship, the young volunteers are able to reach the children in ways that most forms of therapy cannot. You can contact them at 818-865-2233 or go to their website: www.FCAH.org


    The Rancho Simi Recreation and Park District needs help with the numerous events that they sponsor.  Fill out an online application under “volunteers” on their website.  Register for a volunteer orientation and once the orientation is complete, log into the volunteer page on the website to see the listing of volunteer opportunities.  Go to www.rsrpd.org or call 805-584-4453.

    Assisteens is an auxiliary of Assistance League of Conejo Valley. This organization supports philanthropic programs and activities in the Conejo Valley.  Sign up to be a member.  They meet 1x a month from September- May and each member is required to complete 20 hours of community service hours per year.  Assisteens help with the Shelter Hope Pet Shop and The Samaritan Center and the Cancer Care Community.  They are accepting applications for the 2017-18 membership.  Please contact Marilyn Adam at marilynaadam@gmail.com

    Adopt me Rescue-- always needs students to help with pet adoptions at the Petco in Woodland Hills on Topanga Blvd. and Ventura Blvd. every Saturday from 12:00noon - 4:00pm.  Please contact Laura Dash at 818-732-0733.

    Veterinary Angels-- needs volunteers to help clean the hospital and feed and walk the animals.  This is a medical center that treats all animals--from small animals, exotic, zoo and livestock.  They need 11th and 12th graders only.  Help is needed Monday - Friday from 9:00am - 6:00pm.  Please contact Misty at 818-865-1800 or email at http://veterinaryangels.com


    School on Wheels- needs student volunteers to help tutor homeless children.  No experience is needed.  They will provide the training.  One hour a week can make a difference in the life of a child.  Please contact Angie Allmendinger at 805-366-9846 or email at aallmendinger@schoolonwheels.org