Volunteer Opportunities in Sonoma County
bird rescue center
Help care for sick, injured and orphaned birds
The Santa Rosa Bird Rescue Center is looking for volunteers to feed the baby birds, assist the medical team and give local birds a second chance at life. Anyone aged 13 and over is welcome to volunteer.
For more information and an application, go to bit.ly/3lhfrE3.
Charles M. Schulz Museum and Research Center
Volunteer for various positions
The Charles M. Schulz Museum in Santa Rosa is looking for volunteers for its busy summer season. Positions include: Education Room Facilitators, Hostesses, Gallery Monitors and Tour Guides. Volunteers must be 14 years of age or older.
For more information, visit bit.ly/3vo7anR.
Sonoma County Court Appointed Special Advocates
Volunteer as spokesperson
The Sonoma County Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) program helps abused and neglected children appear in juvenile court. The program is looking for volunteers in Santa Rosa who will serve as role models and advocates for children in foster care. Volunteers will learn about the unique story of a foster child and make informed recommendations to the court. Training is offered.
For more information, visit sonomacasa.org.
Center of the Luz
Volunteer as a Virtual/Remote English Tutor
La Luz Center in Sonoma is looking for tutors to lead English lessons for up to eight adult students on Zoom from 9am to 11am or 6pm to 8pm on Tuesdays and Thursdays. Previous teaching experience is helpful, but not required. Volunteers must be able to speak fluent English.
Meals on Wheels
Volunteer as leader
The Council on Aging Meals on Wheels Kitchen in Santa Rosa is looking for volunteers to help with food preparation. Volunteers are needed Monday through Friday from 7:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Vocational training is offered.
For more information, visit bit.ly/3vHf63E.
Sonoma Clean Energy
Volunteer on the Community Advisory Committee
Sonoma Clean Power in Santa Rosa is looking for volunteers to serve on its Community Advisory Board. This opportunity is for individuals committed to the agency’s mission to provide Sonoma and Mendocino counties with clean electricity and encourage them to transition to a clean energy future.
For more information, visit bit.ly/3yH9ND6.
Stewards of the Coast and the Redwoods
Volunteer as a whale watcher
Stewards of the Coast and Redwoods in Guerneville is looking for people to help visitors spot whales off the Sonoma coast. Volunteers provide visitors with information on whale migration and natural history.
For more information, visit www.stewardscr.org.
The Forgotten Cats of Sonoma County
Help the cats with the laundry
Forgotten Felines of Sonoma County in Santa Rosa is looking for volunteers to help with the laundry that is piling up at the sterilization clinics. Volunteers take lightly soiled laundry home or to the laundromat to be washed, dried and returned.
For more information, visit bit.ly/3lkUrwe.
Volunteer as a camp counselor
LandPaths in Santa Rosa is looking for camp counselors for its summer wilderness camps in Sonoma County. Volunteers will lead hikes and craft projects and drive children to camp, among other tasks. LandPaths staff are dedicated to creating inclusive experiences for children and teens in Sonoma County. The trainings will take place in June and July. The camps last for week-long sessions from July to August.