-->Volunteering - Older Youth/Teens

Animal Assisted Happiness Inc
Animal Assisted Happiness Inc
1030 E El Camino Real #279
Sunnyvale, CA 94087
650-887-0887
vicki@animalassistedhappiness.org
Contact: Maya Higa, Volunteer Coordinator, maya@aahsmilefarm.org
Email: vicki@animalassistedhappiness.org
AAH provides children experiencing health or family challenges animal interaction services to bring moments of happiness into their daily lives.

Assistance League of Los Altos
Assistance League of Los Altos
169 State Street
Los Altos, CA 94022
Assistance League of Los Altos is a volunteer organization that puts caring and commitment into action through community-based Philanthropic Programs.

Bay Area Furniture Bank
Bay Area Furniture Bank
Moffett Park
Sunnyvale, CA 94089
650-969-2100
info@bayareafurniturebank.org
Contact: Susan Overstreet, Volunteer Coordinator, sjoverstreet@gmail.com
Email: info@bayareafurniturebank.org
Our mission is to recycle gently used furniture and provide it to those moving out of homelessness and others desperately trying to make ends meet.

Canopy
Canopy
3921 East Bayshore Rd
Palo Alto, CA 94303
650-964-3110
info@canopy.org
Contact: Katie Rummel, Volunteer Coordinator, katie@canopy.org
Email: info@canopy.org
Canopy's mission is to grow urban tree canopy in Midpeninsula communities for the benefit of all.

City of Los Altos
City of Los Altos
1 N San Antonio Road
Los Altos, CA 94022
650-947-2608
bcouncil@losaltosca.gov
Contact: Brandon Council
Email: bcouncil@losaltosca.gov
The City offers a number of volunteer opportunities for residents including City Hall, Senior Center, recreation, and special events.

City of Mountain View
City of Mountain View
500 Castro Street
Mountain View, CA 94041
To promote community participation in City programs by providing volunteer opportunities that benefit the individual, the community and the City.

Community Services Agency
Community Services Agency
204 Stierlin Rd
Mountain View, CA 94043
650-968-0836
Contact: LaDrea Clark, Volunteer Coordinator, lclark@csacares.org
CSA is the community's safety net, providing critical support services that preserve and promote stability, self-reliance and dignity.

EqOpTech, Inc
EqOpTech, Inc
101 First Street, Suite 182
Los Altos, CA 94022
650-559-8338
contact@eqoptech.org
Contact: Lucy Lee, Executive Director, contact@eqoptech.org
Email: contact@eqoptech.org
EqOpTech promotes equal opportunity learning and STEM education through technology in under-served communities.

Friends of Stevens Creek Trail
Friends of Stevens Creek Trail
22221 McClellan Road
Cupertino, CA 95014
408-255-5780
info@stevenscreektrail.org
Contact: Aaron Grossman, Executive Director, info@stevenscreektrail.org
Email: info@stevenscreektrail.org
We promote community pride and involvement in the completion, enhancement, and enjoyment of the Stevens Creek Trail and Wildlife Corridor.

Grassroots Ecology
Grassroots Ecology
3921 E. Bayshore Road
Palo Alto, CA 94303
650-823-7174
info@grassrootsecology.org
Contact: Kristen Williams, Volunteer Coordinator, kristen@grassrootsecology.org
Email: info@grassrootsecology.org
Our mission is to engage and educate the public to restore local ecosystems.

Hopes Corner Inc.
Hopes Corner Inc.
748 Mercy St
Mountain View, CA 94041
650-468-7890
Contact: Kathy Marshall, Volunteer Coordinator, info@hopes-corner.org
Hope's Corner provides free meals and showers on Saturdays as well as a place for people to feel welcomed and build community.

League of Women Voters
League of Women Voters
PO Box 3492
Los Altos, CA 94024
650-429-8382
info@lwvlamv.org
Contact: Sue Graham, Executive Director, sgraham@batnet.com
Email: info@lwvlamv.org
We are a non-partisan organization encouraging informed and active participation in government through education and advocacy.

Living Classroom
Living Classroom
PO Box 4121
Los Altos, CA 94024
info@living-classroom.org
Contact: Martha Young, Volunteer Coordinator, Marthay@living-classroom.org
Email: info@living-classroom.org
The Living Classroom collaborates with schools and communities to inspire children to learn and value our natural world through garden-based education

Los Altos Community Foundation
Los Altos Community Foundation
183 Hillview Ave
Los Altos, CA 94022
650-949-5908
info@losaltoscf.org
Contact: Annette Knapp, Volunteer Coordinator, annette.knapp@losaltoscf.org
Email: info@losaltoscf.org
LACF strengthens our community through effective philanthropy and civic engagement in Los Altos, Los Altos Hills, and Mountain View.

Los Altos Festival of Lights Parade Assn
Los Altos Festival of Lights Parade Assn
PO Box 996
Los Altos, CA 94023
losaltosfestivaloflights@gmail.com
Contact: Cindy McColl, Volunteer Coordinator, losaltosfestivaloflights@gmail.com
Email: losaltosfestivaloflights@gmail.com
The Los Altos Festival of Lights Parade annually puts on a parade to bring the community together to share the warmth of the holiday season.

Los Altos First Friday
Los Altos First Friday
Los Altos First Fridays are fun, social community-building events held during the evenings of the first Friday of the month in Downtown Los Altos.

Los Altos Kiwanis
Los Altos Kiwanis
Contact: info@losaltoskiwanis.org
Kiwanis is a global organization of volunteers dedicated to changing the world one child and one community at a time.

Mission Be
Mission Be
240 Monroe Drive, Apt 307
Mountain View, CA 94040
631-513-6151
Carin@missionbe.org
Contact: Carin Winter, Executive Director, Carin@missionbe.org
Email: Carin@missionbe.org
Mission Be helps children and communities become self-regulated, happier and more peaceful through evidence-based mindfulness programs.

National Charity League, Orchard Valley Chapter
National Charity League, Orchard Valley Chapter
PO Box 3693
Los Altos, CA 94024
gaylemujica@mac.com
Email: gaylemujica@mac.com
National Charity League, Inc. is a non-profit national organization of mothers and daughters dedicated to serving their local communities.

National Charity League, Stanford Hills Chapter
National Charity League, Stanford Hills Chapter
PO Box 413
Los Altos, CA 94023
To foster mother/daughter relationships in a philanthropy committed to community service, leadership development, and cultural experiences.

Peninsula Youth Theater
Peninsula Youth Theater
2500 Old Middlefield Way
Mountain View, CA 94043
650-207-5472
ewu@pytnet.org
Contact: Karen Simpson, Executive Director, ksimpson@pytnet.org
Email: ewu@pytnet.org
PYT provides outstanding theatrical learning experiences that develop leadership, responsibility, and foster teamwork in a supportive environment.

Quota International of Mountain View/Los Altos
Quota International of Mountain View/Los Altos
PO Box 445
Mountain View, CA 94042
408-733-5648
phyllisng@sbcglobal.net
Contact: Phyllis Ng, Volunteer Coordinator, phyllisng@sbcglobal.net
Email: phyllisng@sbcglobal.net
Quota International empowers women, children, the deaf and hard of hearing, and people with speech difficulties in local communities.

Reading Partners
Reading Partners
600B Valley Way
Milpitas, CA 95035
408-945-5720
volunteerssv@readingpartners.org
Contact: Monique Garcia, Volunteer Coordinator, volunteersSV@readingpartners.org
Email: volunteerssv@readingpartners.org
Reading Partners mobilizes communities to provide students with the individualized reading support they need to read at grade level by fourth grade.

Ronald McDonald House at Stanford
Ronald McDonald House at Stanford
520 Sand Hill Road
Palo Alto, CA 94304
650-470-6000
Contact: Monica Makela, Volunteer Services Manager, Monica.Makela@rmhcbayarea.org
RMHC Bay Area provides critically ill children with communities of support, access to medical care, and the healing power of family and home.

Senior Inclusion and Participation Project (SIPP)
Senior Inclusion and Participation Project (SIPP)
sipp.cafe@gmail.com
Contact: Margriet DeLange, Project Director
Email: sipp.cafe@gmail.com
SIPP raises awareness of the loneliness experienced by many older adults and works to reduce the impact of social isolation on their well-being.

Soil&Water
Soil&Water
soilandwatergarden@gmail.com
Email: soilandwatergarden@gmail.com
Our mission is to connect our community through gardening.

TheatreWorks Silicon Valley
TheatreWorks Silicon Valley
PO Box 50458
Palo Alto, CA 94303-0458
650-463-1960
boxoffice@theatreworks.org
Contact: Elana Ron, Volunteer Coordinator, eron@theatreworks.org
Email: boxoffice@theatreworks.org
Our work celebrates the human spirit through innovative productions, new works, and education programs inspired by and engaging our diverse community.