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Becoming a Host Family

Becoming a Host Family

February 24, 2016


Filed under Community Service, Community Service Opportunities

Hosting a high school exchange student is such a unique way to volunteer. You make a real difference for your student, your family, your community, and across the world. Even the everyday things you take for granted are once-in-a-lifetime moments for your exchange student. Just like th...

2016 CIT Safety Town

2016 CIT Safety Town

February 22, 2016


Filed under Community Service, Community Service Opportunities

This summer, Safety Town will be in El Camino, Harding, Foothill, Isla Vista, and Carpinteria Children's Project Schools. Please apply early to best ensure your preferred volunteer spot! Make a difference in the lives of young children. Volunteer to assist and teach safety education to pre/post kindergarteners,...

Volunteers Needed for Little League Season 2016!

Volunteers Needed for Little League Season 2016!

February 17, 2016


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Invitation to Volunteer for Our Teams This Season !  DPLL Challenger Baseball games are for boys and girls with special needs  12 Saturdays, March 5th through May 21st    Saturday mornings games , 9:30 -   Noon at Girsh Park in Goleta note:  You will be scheduled for 1.5 hours during this time, once...

Walk 4 Water Fun Run

Walk 4 Water Fun Run

February 10, 2016


Filed under Community Service, Community Service Opportunities

My name is Shallon and  I am a Project Director at H40. I want to invite you to our Walk 4 Water/5K Fun Run this year, on March 19, in Santa Barbara! Click here to see the event information and pre-register for the Walk. With pre-registration, you will receive a free Walk t-shirt! We hope to see you at...

Summer Community Service and Adventure Program

Summer Community Service and Adventure Program

February 5, 2016


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Bryan Elbert, the USA Program Manager with Rustic Pathways will be on campus during lunch on Wed., Feb., 10th to share new and upcoming summer community service and adventure programs with students and teachers who are interested in teacher-led programs. Look for him in front of the library....

Help End Distracted Teen Driving Contest with Toyota

Help End Distracted Teen Driving Contest with Toyota

February 3, 2016


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The Toyota TeenDrive365 Video Challenge is accepting entries! Encourage teens to submit a 30-60 second video by March 7 for the chance to win up to $15,000. The winning will also have the opportunity to work with a Discovery film crew to reshoot their PSA into a TV-ready video. There are more ways to...

Summer Journalism Workshop: Apply Today

Summer Journalism Workshop: Apply Today

January 29, 2016


Filed under Community Service Opportunities, Uncategorized

Dear Friends, Now that 2016 is in full swing, we know many high school students are starting to think about their summer plans. With January coming to a close this weekend, we want to remind students that they have five days left to apply and get $100 off their tuition! Visit our website, se...

Volunteer Opportunities at Art from Scrap

Volunteer Opportunities at Art from Scrap

January 12, 2016


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The Art From Scrap Retail Store located at 302 East Cota in downtown Santa Barbara needs some great volunteers to work in our reuse store: stocking, sorting, and organizing materials. You can "adopt" a section of the store to maintain and stock weekly or help out when your schedule permits. To learn mo...

Youth Services Homework Help Program

Youth Services Homework Help Program

January 12, 2016


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The Santa Barbara Central Library seeks volunteers for Youth Services’ Homework Help Program. Adults and teens interested in helping elementary school students with reading and homework will need to attend a 1 ½ hour training to prepare for this opportunity.  The next training will be on Saturday, Jan...

Join H40 for Christmas!

Join H40 for Christmas!

December 17, 2015


Filed under Community Service Opportunities

Jewelry 4 Water Campaign & Benevolence LA Featured on The View! On December 18, Candace Cameron will air on the View showing off Benevolence LA's Jewelry and telling their story of partnering with Hands 4 Others. We have nearly reached our goal to fund a water system in Kitalale, Kenya. Pictured...

ALL HANDS ON DECK! Saturday & Sunday @ 9am Goleta

ALL HANDS ON DECK! Saturday & Sunday @ 9am Goleta

December 11, 2015


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Sheldon Orchard is FLUSH with new ripe fruit and we need to get it off the trees ASAP! We have made so much progress but need to make another big push to clean the remaining ripe fruit off these trees. You can help make sure these amazing fruit end up on the tables of families in need instead of on the...

Student essay contest

Student essay contest

December 2, 2015


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AFS Project: Change is a student essay contest providing scholarships for AFS Global Prep programs. WHAT CHANGE WOULD YOU LIKE TO SEE IN THE WORLD? Tell us your idea for a volunteer project that could have a meaningful impact abroad. If your idea is chosen, you'll receive a full scholarship to spend...

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