The Tri-Valley Haven provides a mobile food pantry to seniors in Pleasanton.  Recipients must be pre-registered to receive a bag of groceries.  Proof of residency must also be provided. The bag consists of canned and bagged staples.

When: Deliveries are made on the 1st Wednesday of the month

Where: Kottinger Place/Kottinger Gardens from 9:30 to 10:00 am

Ridgeview Commons from 10:15-10:45 am

Contact:  925-449-1664 for more information


Join an established group that visits to shine Christ’s love into the heart of seniors at this local skilled nursing center .  A musician is urgently needed to provide guitar, keyboard or piano music. Other individuals who enjoy seniors and have a voice to sing praises to our Lord are invited.

When: 2nd and 4th  Monday of each month 3:30 P.M.

Where: 300 Neal St., Pleasanton

Contact: Betty Gail Hunt at (925) 846-9274.


This center provides activities and services that meet the diverse needs of mature adults in the community and seeks to assist them in maintaining healthy and independent lives through programs that enrich the body, mind and spirit. Volunteer positions include greeters, computer tutors, receptionist, program aides, data entry clerk, and boutique clerk.

The site is open Monday -Friday and volunteer shift is 10:30 -1:30.    Volunteers 18 years and older can sign up for this site online through the online volunteer system.

Where: 5353 Sunol Boulevard, Pleasanton, CA 94566 (925) 931-5365

Visit our website at:

Contact:  Raymond Figueroa, Recreation Coordinator or (925) 931-5366


The City of Pleasanton and the Pleasanton Senior Center offers  computer, smart phone, and tablet tutoring.  Smart Phone tutoring will be offered Tuesday and Friday afternoons.  Tutors offer one-on-one appointments for 30 minutes,  3:30 - 4:00 PM  and 4:00 -4:30 PM .  Free of Charge.  Learn how to use your smartphone or tablet.  Get step-by-step help with setting up and using your device.

To schedule an appointment call: (925) 931-5365

Where: Pleasanton Senior Center, 5353 Sunol Blvd., Pleasanton


Quilts for veterans is giving love, one quilt at a time. The group makes quilts together and even offers a free session of instruction and materials. For more info, go to

When: Mondays, 10:30 Am - 3:30 Pm

Where: Veterans Memorial Building, Livermore

Contact: email bschwegerle or call (510) 793-7583,


Axis Community Health is the nonprofit health center in the Tri-Valley for low-income and uninsured residents. Volunteers are needed to assist patients to enroll in our new Patient Portal. Volunteers will fill shifts at one of the three medical locations in Pleasanton - 5925 W Las Positas Blvd #100 and   Livermore -3311 Pacific Ave and 4361 Railroad Ave.

Contact:  email Audra McDonald or call  (925) 201-6009


Sage Cafe is a partnership between the City of Pleasanton and Open Heart Kitchen which provides meals.  Suggested donation is $3.00 or you can purchase a Punch Card which includes 10 pre-paid meals for $30.00.  Reservations are recommended but not required.  Take out is available.  See menu at:

Note: Pleasanton Senior Center Holidays & Closures: New Year's Day- Friday, January 1, 2016, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.,  Monday, January 18th, 2016 and Presidents  Day- Monday, February 15th, 2016.  Usually closed for maintenance 1 week in January.

When: Monday through Friday, 11:45 AM -1:00 PM

Where: Pleasanton Senior Center, 5353 Sunol Blvd.

Contact: Senior Center at 931-5365 for reservations or more information or call Clare Gomes of Open Heart Kitchen at (925) 580-6793


Have fun and serve our seniors in a variety of ways! This Center also includes a program for you to invest in children through the Center’s tutoring program.

Where: 9300 Alcosta Blvd, San Ramon  (925) 973-3250

Visit our website at:

CityServe Coordinator: Sydney Allison or (925) 828-5688


This program states, “Our mission is to provide service and assistance to seniors that will: foster independence, promote safety and well-being, preserve dignity and improve quality of life”. Many seniors in our area need encouragement and assistance. Serve as a driver to medical appointments, be a “Friendly Visitor” to a senior in person or by phone, help with office tasks or events.

Where: 5353 Sunol Blvd., Pleasanton  (925) 931-5379

Visit our website at:

Contact: Lorie Rohloff, Volunteer Coordinator or (925) 931-5388

CityServe Coordinator: Eddie Jo Mack or (925) 828-6870


Volunteer Drivers are needed to transport seniors to their medical appointments out of the Tri-Valley area (San Ramon, Walnut Creek, etc.). Volunteers must have a valid driver’s license, a registered vehicle covered by liability insurance, and a clear DMV record.

Contact: Jennifer Cullen or (925) 931-5387