Community Service

The following is a list of non-profit organizations that are pre-approved for community service.  They are in alphabetical order and stretch all across Orange County.  Not all agencies have opportunities at all times of the year.  You should contact the agency and make inquiries.

Aids Services Foundation Orange County

17982 Sky Park Circle, Suite J

Irvine, CA  92614

949-809-5700

www.ocasf.org

e-mail: asf@ocasf.org

Office Work, Program Services

 

American Cancer Society

1940 E. Deere Ave., Suite 100

Santa Ana, CA  92705

949-261-9446

www.cancer.org

Office Work

 

American Heart Association

4600 Campus Drive

Irvine, CA  92612

949-856-3555

www.americanheart.org

Office Work, Program Services

 

American Red Cross, OC Chapter

601 N. Golden Circle Drive

Santa Ana, CA  92701

714-481-5300

www.oc-redcross.org

e-mail: youth@oc-redcross.org

Office Work

 

Anaheim Parks, Recreation & Community Services

200 S. Anaheim Blvd., Suite 433

Anaheim, CA  92805

714-765-5191

www.anaheim.net

e-mail: volunteer@anaheim.net

Clearing House: Oak Canyon Nature Center, Kids for Parks program, Meals on Wheels, tree planting, graffiti removal, etc.

Anaheim Police Explorers

8021 E. Santa Ana Canyon Road

Anaheim, CA  92808

714-533-8255

http://www.anaheim.net/article.asp?id=650

e-mail:  anunez@anaheim.net

Legal

 

Anaheim YMCA

240 S Euclid Street

Anaheim, CA  92802

714-635-9622

www.anaheimymca.org

e-mail: info@anaheimymca.org

 

Arthritis Foundation

17155 Newhope Street

Fountain Valley, CA  92708

714-436-1623

www.arthritis.org

e-mail:  info.sca.ocb@arthritis.org

Office Work

 

Association of Placentia Linda Educators

1250 N. Lakeview, Suite A

Anaheim, CA  92807

714-970-3700

www.apl.org

Office Work

 

AYSO

714-524-2976

714-477-7444

Recreational: soccer referee

 

Binky Patrol

Anaheim Hills: 714-685-6844

Fullerton: 714-897-4914

South OC: 949-495-6141

Tustin: 949-583-0331

www.binkypatrol.org

Human Services

 
Boys & Girls Club of Anaheim

311 E. Broadway

Anaheim, CA  92805

714-491-3617

www.theboysandgirlsclub.org

Recreational

 

Boys & Girls Club of Fullerton

2200 E. Commonwealth Ave.

Fullerton, CA  92831

714-871-5428

www.boysgirlsfullerton.com

Recreational

 

Boys & Girls Club of Placentia

132 E. Crowther Ave.

Placentia, CA  92870

714-528-8140

www.everykid.org

Recreational

 

Bradford Square Retirement Center

1180 N. Bradford Ave.

Placentia, CA  92870

714-996-9292

Elderly Care

 

Braille Institute

527 N Dale Ave.

Anaheim, CA  92801

714-821-5000

www.brailleinstitute.org

e-mail: oc@brailleinstitute.org

Recreational

 

Brighton Gardens Assisted Living

17803 Imperial Hwy

Yorba Linda, CA  92886

714-777-9666

http://sunriseseniorliving.com/community/CommunityHome.do?from_search=1&commid=46   Elder Care

 

California Lutheran Homes & Community Services

818-729-8100

www.frontporch.net

e-mail: bstover@frontporch.com

Elder Care, Office Work

 

California State Univ. Fullerton

Volunteer & Service Center

714-278-7623

www.fullerton.edu/deanofstudents/volunteer

e-mail:  volunteer@fullerton.edu

Clearing House: graffiti paint out, blood drives, Fullerton Guest Home

 

Canning Hunger

407 W. Imperial Hwy., Suite H-313

Brea, CA  92821

714-990-9234

www.canninghunger.org

e-mail: norm@canninghunger.org

Human Services

 

Cats in Need

PetSmart Stores

Yorba Linda & Anaheim

Hotline: 909-622-0121

www.catsinneed.com

e-mail: volunteer@catsinneed.com

Animal Care, Office Work

 

CHOC Hospital

455 S. Main Street

Orange, CA  92868

714-997-3000

www.choc.org

Recreation

 

Community ReLeaf

1426 E. Vermont

Anaheim, CA  92805

714-765-6916

e-mail:  releaf@anaheim.net

Landscaping

 

Crittenton Services for Children & Families

801 E. Chapman Ave., Suite 230

Fullerton, CA  92831

714-680-8265

www.kidsmatter.org

Human Services, Special Events

 

Cypress Gardens

285 W. Central Ave,

Brea, CA  92821

714-7898

Elder Care

 

Democratic Party of Orange County

200 N. Maine Street

Santa Ana, CA  92701

714-835-5158

www.ocdemocrats.org

e-mail: info@ocdemocrats.org

Government

 

Discovery Science Center

2500 N. Main Street

Santa Ana, CA  92705

714-913-5037

www.discoverycube.org

e-mail:  volunteer@disocoverycube.org

Recreation, Office Work

 

East Lake Village Community Association

5325 Village Center Drive

Yorba Linda, CA 92887

714-779-0657

www.elvca.org

e-mail: Eastlake@elvca.org

Recreation, Special Events

 

Episcopal Service Alliance

310 W. Broadway

Anaheim, CA  92805

714-776-7510

Human Services

 

Environmental Nature Center

1601 16th Street

Newport Beach, CA  92663

949-645-8489

www.encenter.org

Landscape

 

Extra Hands for ALS

949-231-8443

www.extrahands.org

e-mail: val@extrahands.org

Child Care, Landscaping, Household Assistance

 

Fullerton Arboretum

1900 Associated Road

Fullerton, CA  92831

714-278-7548

http://arboretum.fullerton.edu/

Landscaping

 

Fullerton Police Explorers

237 W. Commonwealth Ave.

Fullerton, CA  92832

714-738-6835 /  773-5703

www.ci.fullerton.ca.us/depts/police/community_services/explorers.asp

Legal

 

German Shepherd Rescue of OC

177F Riverside Ave., Suite 143

Newport Beach, CA

714-974-7762

www.gsroc.org

e-mail:  volunteer@gsroc.org

Animal Care, Office Work,

Special Events

 

Goodwill Industries

410 N. Fairview Street

Santa Ana, CA  92703

714-547-6301

www.ocgoodwill.org

Office Work

 

Habitat for Humanity of OC

2200 S, Pitchey Street

Santa Ana, CA  92705

714-434-6200

www.habitatoc.org

Construction

 

Halcyon: Anaheim Interfaith Shelter Inc.

626 N. Pauline Street

Anaheim, CA  92805

714-774-8502

http://home.earthlink.net/~aishalcyon/about.htm     

e-mail: aishalcyon@earthlink.net

Construction

 

Harbors, Beaches, & Parks of OC

1 Irvine Park Road

Orange, CA  92862

714-973-6871

www.ocparks.com/adoptapark

Maintenance

 

Help for Brain Injured Children

981 Euclid

La Habra, CA  90631

562-694-5655

http://www.hbic.org/

Office Work, Program Services

 

H.I.S. House

907 N. Bradford

Placentia, CA  92870

714-993-5774

www.hishouseplacentia.org

e-mail:  office@hishouseplacentia.org

Child Care, Tutoring

 

HomeAid of Orange County

1744 Sky Park Circle, Suite 170

Irvine, CA  92614

949-553-9510

http://www.homeaidoc.org/

e-mail:  info@homeaidoc.org

Office Work, Construction

 

Homework House

849 N. Bradford Ave.

Placentia, CA  92870

Admin. Office: 714-628-9616

Anaheim:  714-491-3617

Orange:  714-771-5300; 633-9622

Placentia: 714-396-6755

Yorba Linda: 714-779-2004

www.homeworkhouse.com

Tutoring

 

Hugs for Health

714-832-4847

http://www.hugs4health.org/

e-mail:  hfhinfo@hugs4health.org

Elder Care, Special Events

 

J.F. Shea Therapeutic Riding Center

26284 Oso Road

San Juan Capistrano, CA  92675

949-240-8441

www.sheacenter.org

e-mail:  ncaldwell@sheacenter.org

Maintenance

 

Leukemia & Lymphoma Society

2020 E. 1st Street, Suite 120

Santa Ana, CA  92705

714-881-0610

e-mail: ingramj@lls.org

Human Services, Office Work,

Special Events

 

Make a Wish Foundation of

Orange County / Inland Empire

14232 Red Hill Ave.

Tustin, CA  92780

714-573-9474

www.wishocie.org

e-mail:  orangeco@wishocie.org

Office Work, Human Services

 

March of Dimes OC Division

2222 Martin, Suite 155

Irvine, CA  92612

949-263-1100

www.marchofdimes.com

Office Work

 

The Mediation Center

2183 Fairview Road, Suite 100

Costa Mesa, CA  92627

949-574-5990

e-mail:  info@ccminc.org

Legal, Program Services

 

Monkey Business

Hart Community Homes

2807 E. Lincoln Ave.

Anaheim, CA  92806

714-526-2729

www.hartcommunityhomes.com

Office Work, Program Services

 

Multiple Sclerosis Society of OC

3000-C Airway Ave., Suites 100-125

Costa Mesa, CA  92626

800-344-4867

http://www.mspacific.org/

e-mail:  msinfo@mspacific.org

Office Work

 

National Fibromyalgia Association

2200 N. Glassell St., Suite A

Orange, CA  92865

714-921-0150

www.fmaware.org

Office Work

 

Nighlight Christian Adoptions

801 E Chapman Ave., Suite 106

Fullerton, CA  92831

714-278-1020

www.nightlight.org

e-mail: info@nightlight.org

Office Work, Human Services

 

Oak Canyon Nature Center

6700 E. Walnut Canyon Road

Anaheim, CA  92807

714-998-8380

www.anaheim.net/ocn/

e-mail: ocn@anaheim.net

Children’s Services

 

Orange County Burn Association

333 The City Blvd., Suite 810

Orange, CA  92868

714-456-9838

www.ocburn.org

e-mail: office@ocburn.org

Office Work, Special Events

 

Orange County Food Bank – Community Action Partnership

12640 Knott Street

Garden Grove, CA  92841

714-897-6670 ext. 3493

http://www.orangecountyfoodbank.com/

e-mail: info@orangecountyfoodbank.com

Human Services

 

Orange County Office of Protocol

10 Civic Center Plaza

Santa Ana, CA  92701

714-834-5654

Office Work

 

Orange County Sheriff Explorers

1800 W. Katella Ave.

Orange, CA  92867

800-POST-449

www.ocsd.org

e-mail: gmsmith@ocsd.org

Legal

 

Orange County Peer Court

P.O. Box 17777

Irvine, CA  92623

949-440-6757

www.crfoc.com

e-mail:  crfoc@crfoc.org

Legal

 

Orange Public Library

407 E. Chapman Ave.

Orange, CA  92866

714-288-2400

http://www.cityoforange.org/library/

Office Work, Program Services

 

Orangewood Children’s Foundation

1575 E. 17th Street

Santa Ana, CA  92705

714-619-0200

www.orangewoodfoundation.org

e-mail: swhittenberg@orangewoodfoundation.org

Children’s Services, Special Events, Office Work

 

Paint Your Heart Out: Anaheim, Brea, Santa Ana, Tustin

1260 N. Hancock, Suite 103

Anaheim,  CA  92807

714-970-1150

www.pyho.org

e-mail:  ContactUs@pyho.org

Construction

 

Parent Help USA

330 W. Bay Street, Suite 120

Costa Mesa, CA  92627

949-903-2356

www.parenthelpusa.org

e-mail: moacausa@aol.com

Office Work, Child Care

 

Pediatric Cancer Research Foundation

9272 Jeronimo Rd., Suite A-107A

Irvine, CA  92618

949-859-6312

www.pcrf-kids.com

e-mail: admin@pcrf-kids.com

Children’s Services, Special Events

 

Placentia Chamber of Commerce

201 E. Yorba Linda Blvd., Suite C

Placentia, CA  92870

714-528-1873

www.placentiachamber.com

e-mail:  info@placentiachamber.com

Office Work

 

Placentia Library

411 E. Chapman Ave.

Placentia, CA  92870

714-528-1906

www.placentialibrary.com

Office Work, Tutoring

 

Placentia Office of Community Services

Office of Community Service

900 S. Melrose Ave.

Placentia, CA  92870

714-986-2333

http://placentia.org/?section=3&type=Normal&id=63&crumbs1=3&crumbs2=18

Clearing House

 

Placentia Parks & Recreation

401 E. Chapman Ave.

Placentia, CA  92870

714-993-8184

www.placentia.org

Recreational

 

Placentia Police Explorers

401 E. Chapman Ave.

Placentia, CA  92870

714-993-8202  ext. 8102 or 8093

www.placentiapd.org/pd/

Legal

 

Project Dignity

12020 Chapman Ave. PMB #257

Garden Grove, CA  92840

714-534-4271

www.projectdignity.org

e-mail: info@projectdignity.org

Office Work, Children’s Services,

Special Events

 

PYLUSD Child Care Centers

@ local elementary schools

Bryant Ranch 714-692-8276

Fairmont 714-970-0160

Glenview 714-779-2639

Glenknoll 714-970-1293

Golden 714-996-9391

Linda Vista 714-779-8145

Mabel Paine 714-779-2350

Morse   714-993-5465

Rose Drive 714-993-1665

Travis Ranch 714-777-8079

Van Buren   714-993-7437

Woodsboro 714-970-2861

Recreation, Tutoring

 

Republican Party of Orange County

1800 W. Katella Ave., Suite 210

Orange, CA  92867

714-453-0900

www.ocgop.org

e-mail: contact@ocgop.org

Government

 

Ronald McDonald House of OC

383 S. Batavia St.

Orange, CA  92868

714-639-3600

www.ronaldhouseoc.org

e-mail: info@ronaldhouseoc.org

Human Services, Office Work,

Special Events

Salvation Army Corporation

10200 Pioneer Road

Tustin, CA  92782

714-832-7100

www.salvationarmyoc.org

Recreational

 

San Bernardino National Forest

1824 S. Commercecenter Circle

San Bernardino, CA  92408

909-884-6634 ext. 3070

http://www.sbnfa.org/

Maintenance, Landscaping

 

Second Harvest Food Bank

426-A W. Almond Ave.

Orange, CA  92866

714-771-1343

www.feedoc.org

e-mail:  info@feedoc.org

Human Resources

 

The Sheepfold

P.O. Box 4487

Orange, CA  92863

714-237-1444

http://www.thesheepfold.org/

Program Services

 

Special Olympics of OC

2080 N. Tustin #B

Santa Ana, CA  92705

714-564-8374

www.sosc.org/orangecounty.html

e-mail:  orangecounty@sosc.org

Recreational

 

St. Joseph Hospital

1100 West Stewart Drive

Orange, CA  92868

714-771-8125

http://www.sjo.org/Community_Programs_Events/Volunteer_Center.aspx

e-mail: volunteer@stjoe.org

Human Services

 

St. Vincent de Paul Center of Community Reconciliation

2525 N. Grand Ave., Suite N

Santa Ana, CA  9720

714-288-5600

www.svdp-center.org

Office Work

 

Stop Gap

2900 Bristol Street

Costa Mesa, CA  92626

714-979-7061

www.stopgap.org

e-mail:  get-info@stopgap.org

Office Work

 

Surfrider Foundation, South OC Chapter

P.O. Box 865

San Clemente, CA  92672

949-206-2523

www.surfrider.org/southorangecounty

e-mail:  southoc@surfrider.org

Newport Beach

323-203-6246

www.surfrider.org/newportbeach

Long Beach

www.lbsurfrider.org

Huntington / Seal Beach

www.sbhbsurfrider.org

Environmental

 

Susanna Bixby Bryant Heritage Museum & Botanical Garden

5700 Susanna Bryant Drive

Yorba Linda, CA   92887

714-694-0235

http://www.ylpl.lib.ca.us/sbb.php

Program Services

 

Thomas House Shelter

12601 Morningside #6

Garden Grove, CA  92843

714-265-0642 / 554-0357

http://www.thomashouseshelter.org/

e-mail: thshelter@thomashouseshelter.org

Recreation, Tutoring

 

Tree Power of Anaheim

1426 E. Vermont

Anaheim, CA  92805

714-491-8733

http://www.anaheim.net/utilities/adv_svc_prog/treepower/treepower.html

Landscaping

 

UC Irvine Arboretum

North Campus UC Irvine

Irvine, CA  92717

949-824-5833

http://darwin.bio.uci.edu/arboretum/

Landscaping

 

UC Irvine Medical Center

101 The City Drive

Orange, CA  92868

714-456-6742

https://www.ucihealth.com/secured/Volunteer/Volunteer.html

e-mail:  vwilcox@uci.edu

Human Services

 

Volunteer Center of Orange County

1901 E. Fourth Street, Suite 100

Santa Ana, CA  92705

714-953-5757  ext. 106

www.volunteercenter.org

e-mail:  admin@volunteercenter.org

Clearing House

 

Volunteer Match

www.volunteermatch.org

Clearing House

 

Volunteer Exchange

14120 Beach Blvd.

Westminster, CA  92683

714-899-6845

www.ocvolunteerexchange.com

e-mail:  voluntrex@aol.com

Clearing House

 

Walking Shield – American Indian Society

628 N. Eckoff

Orange, CA  92868

714-634-9583

www.walkingshield.org

e-mail:  info@walkingshield.org

Clearing House

 

Walnut Manor

1401 W. Ball Road

Anaheim, CA  92082

714-776-7150

Elder Care

 

WISEPlace Transitional Living Center

1411 N. Broadway

Santa Ana, CA  92706

714-542-3577

www.wiseplace.org

Human Services, Office Work,

Special Events

 

Yorba Linda Library

18181 Imperial Hwy

Yorba Linda, CA  92886

714-777-2873  

ext. 7   Children Services

ext. 6   Adult Services

www.yorbalindalibrary.com

Office Work

 

Yorba Linda / Placentia YMCA

18333 Lemon Drive

Yorba Linda, CA  92886

714-777-9622

http://www.ymcaoc.org/branches/ylp.php

Recreational, Office Work

 

Yorba Linda Volunteen Program

4845 Casa Loma Ave.

Yorba Linda, CA  92886

714-961-7192

www.ci.yorba-linda.ca.us/residents/volunteer/volunteer.php

Recreational

 

Yorba Regional Park

7600 E. La Palma Ave.

Anaheim, CA  92807

714-973-6871

www.ocparks.com/yorbapark

e-mail:  yorbapark@ocparks.com

Landscaping