Summer Placements

Summer Lunch Program-Redwood Empire Food Bank

The focus of the Summer Lunch Program is to reach as many low-income children as possible by offering fun activities and creating an enjoyable, safe place where children can eat healthy and nutritious meals. Volunteers are needed to serve prepared meals, organize and lead activities at sites, deliver meals to sites and oversee summer lunch sites. Contact Outreach Coordinator, Jill Barron at 523-7900 ext. 34 or email jbarron@refb.org

Unite for Sight

Volunteer in Ghana, India, or Honduras
Unite for Sight is a nonprofit organization that empowers communities worldwide to improve eye health and eliminate preventable blindness. Volunteers serve as interns at eye clinics. Unite For Sight funds the surgeries for those patients unable to afford eye care. The application as well as complete details about Unite For Sight's international opportunities are available at http://www.uniteforsight.org/intl_volunteer/

Gulf Coast Conservation Corps

Looking for new members (9-12 weeks) and crew leaders (6 months).
Gulf Coast Recovery Corps' Mission is to assist in the long-term hurricane recovery efforts in the gulf coast of Mississippi and Louisiana utilizing youth conservations corps participants to work specifically in the construction of new or damaged homes and to work on environmental restoration projects. For more information contact