Volunteer and Job Opportunities


Calista Freeland, Editor/Writer

Here are some great opportunities to benefit our community:

Tutoring Center: Tuesdays, Wednesday & Thursdays 2-4pm $12 per hour
Requirements: Must meet all of the following: Junior/Senior, 3.0+ gpa; on track for graduation: no disciplinary issues. If you want to help others and make a little extra money, this could be the job for you!

Library: Must attend orientation for training. Do you love reading and working with kids? This would be an excellent volunteer opportunity for you to participate in. This volunteer opportunity allows teens to sign up for various opportunities around their busy schedule. http://engagedpatrons.org/eventscalendar.cfm?siteid=9521

Interact Club: Tuesdays at lunch in room 825. Learn more about volunteering in your community and find new ways to help others through this club! http://www.righetti.us/?PageName=’OrganizationPage’&OrganizationID=’22639′

ASTRA: Volunteering opportunities at various community events including the Orcutt Library. If you love to make a difference in in your community, this is the club opportunity for you! Works with other community organizations. Meets the 1st and 3rd Thursdays at Lunch in Room 507. http://www.righetti.us/?PageName=’OrganizationPage’&OrganizationID=’44567′

YMCA: Must be at least 14 years of age with parent’s permission. If you want to encourage kids to lead healthy and active lives, you should definitely seek more information by visiting this site: https://smvymca.org/Volunteer

Food Bank: There is a variety of different volunteer opportunities with the Food Bank in the Santa Maria Valley! If you are interested in making a positive impact in our county, this would be an excellent opportunity for you! https://foodbanksbc.org/give-help/volunteer/