Are you looking for a way to help your community live well?  Volunteer your time and talents to help all San Diegans be healthy, safe and thriving.


COVID-19 Response - Ways to Help

  • Medical Equipment Donations  

Organizations or individuals can donate masks, gowns, face shields and more through a partnership with Rady Children's Foundation and Rock Church.

  • Volunteer opportunities  

Find ways to volunteer, including health care volunteers. Organizations can list volunteer opportunities. Visit JustServe.

Kitchens for Good - Opportunities for volunteers 18 or older to assist with portioning, weighing, sealing, and labeling hunger relief meals and chopping and processing produce. 


Live Well San Diego Signature Events

The Live Well San Diego 5K enlists the help of volunteers each year to help with registration, race logistics, water stations, etc. at the annual summer race.

Love Your Heart, held near February 14th each year, needs volunteers who can perform blood pressure screenings (medical workers) or assist with logistics and education (general volunteers).


San Diego Region

National databases that can be searched for local opportunities

Professional Development and Capacity Building

San Diego Region

National Resources

  • BoardSource – Training and resources for boards and committees
  • Points of Light – Resources for nonprofits, companies and volunteers to take action on causes they care about in celebration of a culture of service
  • Learn How To Become - Tips for turning life's passions into a rewarding career.