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Doing Good Together: Days of Service
Corp Volunteer Council
Use your professional skills to make a difference

Upcoming Events

 

Days of Service (DOS) are national volunteer days that unite individuals, families, service clubs, businesses, schools, and faith-based organizations in volunteerism throughout the year. Join us for one or more of our DOS events.

MLK Jr. Day of Service (January)

Community members can make their “day off” a “day on” by celebrating the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. through meaningful service. OneOC will partner with multiple local nonprofits including Orange County United Way, offering volunteer opportunities that address critical community issues.

Earth Day (April)

Earth Day is celebrated around the world, and OneOC observes it with volunteer projects that focus on preserving and beautifying Orange County’s environments. Take an active role in preserving natural habitats and making Orange County a cleaner and greener place to live in.

9/11 Day of Service & Remembrance (September)

In observance of the anniversary of the 9/11 attacks, volunteers participate in projects that support our troops, veterans, and disaster preparedness, culminating with signature events that provide a community transformation.

Season of Giving (November - December)

Join us to celebrate a new Season of Giving including live service projects, nonprofit wish lists and a downloadable directory (easy-to-use resource guide) of volunteer opportunities throughout Orange County during the holiday season.

 
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We Need You Here!

Administrative Team Member

Organization Overview: OneOC is the leading nonprofit of its kind in Orange County, whose mission is "To accelerate nonprofit success.” OneOC is committed to developing deep and meaningful experiences for our nonprofits and companies as they serve their respective communities. Our clients benefit from an array of service solutions including volunteer services, organizational development, back-office support, and community engagement. Position: The OneOC Administrative Volunteer Team Member is the face of our organization! And with over 60 years in the industry, we have created a solid reputation. We are looking for someone who will mirror that reputation and add to it. Major Responsibilities and Related Tasks: Under the supervision of the AmeriCorps VIP Lead, not only will the OneOC Administrative Volunteer Team Member support our Welcome Center, they will have the opportunity to excel in the following areas: • Coordinate office services such as greeting and welcoming guests, answering general interest inquiries by phone and in person; directing calls to appropriate staff members. • Provide superior customer service in promoting OneOC services to potential and existing clients by responding to all requests in a courteous, respectful & prompt manner. • Provide oversight & knowledge of all calendared events in OneOC training & meeting rooms • Create new standard operating procedures to help find newer and more efficient ways of doing business. • Develop a working knowledge of OneOC, its mission, goals and the composition of the staff by reading & studying the Volunteer Policies & Procedures and the Volunteer Orientation Handbook, and OneOC’s website. • Support staff with hands-on, department-specific projects throughout the year, depending on your interests. Skills Desired: • An outgoing people-person with a strong interest in helping OneOC and nonprofits reach their full potential. • A goals-driven individual who completes tasks assigned through their own initiative. • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written. • Computer literacy skills, including basic knowledge of Microsoft Systems. • Strong organizational skills and the ability to prioritize and manage multiple tasks. • Previous experience serving with a nonprofit, or who are willing to learn and engage in the nonprofit sector. Requirements: • Shifts are Monday-Friday from 8:30-11:30am, 11:30-2:30pm, and 2:30-5pm. • Individuals must be able to volunteer for at least one regularly scheduled shift per week over a three-month period. • Agree to and clear a criminal background check. • This is a volunteer position and is unpaid. Benefits to You: • Set your own schedule within our flexible Welcome Center shifts. • Access to OneOC’s training to enhance your personal development. • Opportunity to work with C-level nonprofit leaders and gain a deeper understanding of nonprofit capacity building. • Build and enhance your professional skills that are transferable to the workforce. • Enjoy working with a dynamic, tight-knit team!

Santa Ana, CA

Through4/27/20

You can make a Difference Helping Painting a shelter

Do you like to paint? One of our housing units need to be fixed up for new clients. Tasks this week and next week include prep for painting, painting and basic cleanup. We are flexible with the times. The shifts are listed in 3 hour increments, but if you only have 1 or 2 hours we would love to have you help Monday-Thursday this week and next week. Please wear closed toed shoes. Volunteers will sign a waiver at the beginning of their shift.

Fullerton, CA

2/18/20 9:00 AM + more

Fundraiser - THE CHEFS EXPERIENCE

Volunteeers are needed throughout the day to help make this a successful fundraising event. Volunteers can select sprcific tasks for a few hours or more. Sign up at https://signup.com/go/RVJCDBV for specific time and task. Attendees will have an unforgettable dining experience of fine wine and delectable chef creations. This celebration offers guests a sumptuous gourmet five-course meal paired with fine wines, prepared table-side by one of our premier Orange County chefs. Cooking alongside their peers, these talented culinary artists go all-out to impress their guests and each other! Inspired table designs, cuisine fit for royalty, exquisite wines perfectly paired for each course and five-star “white glove” table service. This event also includes musical entertainment, an extensive upscale live and silent auction and an after-party with the chefs.

Seal Beach, CA

4/26/20 10:00 AM

Wine Event Need Volunteers

Thank you very much for volunteering your time for our upcoming Passport to Wine event. Each assignment will be explained in detail the day of the event. This is a 21 and older event. Volunteers must be over 21 if working inside the event at Old Ranch during hours of 1pm-5pm. Volunteers are needed throughout the day. Volunteers can sign up for one or more tasks for this event. Click link to see and register for all the available volunteer tasks, https://signup.com/go/wKBsdaC 500 or more ticket holders will arrive to sample premium wines from over 50 wineries, and meet passionate winemakers and winery representatives, offering practical knowledge and sharing their delicious wine. Taste a wide variety of delectable wine-worthy hot & cold hors-d’oeuvres and delicious desserts.

Seal Beach, CA

4/19/20 8:00 AM