Be part of our collective Church team providing visits, fun and music for seniors who are confined to care centers: Rosewood and Quail Gardens in Livermore.

At Rosewood, a team visits the 2nd Saturday of each month to call Bingo at 2:00 PM and then provides entertainment from 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM.   Musicians are urgently needed as well as helpers for Bingo.

At Quail Gardens,  a team visits each 3rd Thursday from 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM.
Some talk with the seniors and others provide music.  More team members are needed!

Where: Rosewood Gardens, 35 Fenton Street, Livermore
         and  Quail Gardens, 813 S.  J St., Livermore

Contact: CityServe Coordinator, Bill Turnquist or (510) 207-8937

Posted: 10/05/2013

The Shepherd's Gate,  New Life Store, (Thrift Store)   generates  revenue to support the vital programs necessary to break the cycle of poverty, addiction, domestic violence and homelessness for women and their children.  Shopping at the New Life Store  gives the community the opportunity to partner with Shepherd's Gate as we transform lives.    The New Life Store currently has  the following opportunities at the store:

Putting pricing tags on clothing, sizing and hanging priced clothing, accepting donation (outside), researching price points for collectible items, organizing and stocking jewelry, stocking goods on sales floor, merchandising store windows and displays, data entry and file organization, sorting shoes, sorting and pricing toys, testing and pricing electronics, general maintenance, replacing tube light bulbs and ballasts, and carpet cleaning.

When: Volunteer Hours are Monday - Saturday 9:30 AM - 6:00 PM, (with a 6-hour max per day)

Where: 4014 East Avenue, Livermore

Contact:  Complete the Volunteer application on-line,

Posted: 09/17/2013

Volunteers are needed to help pick up donations from local grocery stores, stock shelves and be on-site to help people coming to this Livermore center for food and assistance.

When:  Wednesday 10:00 am-3:00 pm/Thursday 4:00-6:00  pm/Friday 10:00 am-3:00 pm/4th Saturday of every month 11:00 am-12:30 pm

Where:  2333 Nissen Dr., Livermore

Contact:  Stephanie Williams, Center Director, (925) 292-7815

Posted: 09/12/2013

NCBC  has some volunteer positions available for anyone who would like to do some light clerical:  filing, putting Course Notebooks together, simple things that just need a pair of hands.   This is becoming more and more of a need as the school continues to grow.

 When: Monday thru Friday at any time between 8:00 AM and 5:00 PM

Where: 4439 Stoneridge Dr #210  Pleasanton, CA 94588

Contact: David Sell at (925) 846-6464


Posted: 09/11/2013

Free resources and referral for child care in the Tri-Valley area as well as a newly opened Diaper Pantry.  Child care subsidies for income-eligible families.  Upcoming events and series are listed on Child Care Links website for Parents and Child Care Providers.  Registration is required  for events and workshops.  

Contact:  (925) 417- 8733 or [email protected]

Diaper Pantry Hours of Operation:  Thursdays from 7am – 12noon and the first Saturday of every month

Location: 6601 Owens Drive, Suite 100, Pleasanton, CA




Posted: 05/23/2013

This non-profit provides a comprehensive, creative approach for youth ages 5 to 22 years with autism and developmental disabilities, creating life-changing solutions so that people with disabilities can live, learn, work and play. Join in many volunteer opportunities from planting to painting to singing or helping at a softball game, picnic or Halloween party.

Where: 7425 Larkdale Avenue, Dublin (925) 828-8857

Visit our website at: 

Contact: Program Supervisor, Zach Lupton or (925) 828-8857

CityServe Coordinator: Sally Scholl or (925) 560-9536

Posted: 04/29/2013

LPRC is committed to assisting couples facing needs due to unplanned pregnancy. All services are free and confidential. Training is provided for those volunteering as counselors or parenting facilitators. Other needs include prayer team, church liaison, or help for special events or community outreach.

Where: 4200 East Avenue, Suite 104, Livermore | (925) 447-1111

Visit our website at:

Contact : Tina Harrell, Director

CityServe Coordinator: Cory Hudson or (925) 455-4250

Posted: 04/29/2013

New Day for Children is a local faith-based program and facility offering hope and security for girls from the ages of 10-18 caught in the desperation of sexual exploitation for commercial purposes. By working with local partners, businesses, law enforcement, and volunteers, a program has been developed to lift the girls out of this desperation and provide a safe, loving and hope-filled place to live and flourish.

Visit our website at:

Contact: Kathy Wilson at  (510) 368-3997

CityServe Coordinator: Gloria Gregory or (925) 998-3785

Posted: 04/29/2013

Be a temporary safe haven for children of parents in crisis!  SFFC is a partnership between Olive Crest, a faith-based child welfare agency and local churches providing a way other than the foster care system for families to have time to heal and reunite in a more stable and healthy home. Safe families are needed in the Tri-Valley area!

Visit our website at:

Contact:  email Dave Bowers or call 925-200-8817

CityServe Coordinator: Gloria Gregory or (925) 998-3785



Posted: 04/29/2013

Agape Villages  recruits, trains, certifies, supervises and supports families who choose to provide loving foster care for homeless and disadvantaged children. Additional members are needed for our newly formed Advisory Council.  Membership includes:

*Attend meetings whenever possible
*Contribute skills and knowledge to enhance the work of Agape Villages
*Community Relations and Outreach
*Promotional Ideas and strategies
*Member Development
*Fundraiser planning and participation

When:  2nd Thursday of each month at 10 a.m.

Where: Pleasanton Chamber Office, 777 Peters Ave., Pleasanton

Contact:  Joann Beattie, Senior V.P. of Resource & Development or  (209) 992-8346

Posted: 04/29/2013