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HELP OUT: Support Active Military Families with USO San Diego

There are countless ways volunteers support USO San Diego! Whether you are volunteering at a special event, welcoming home service members, manning the front desk or providing a listening ear, your efforts are the reason service members and military families know USO San Diego is always by their side.

USO San Diego offers volunteer shift positions at 3 centers:

  • Liberty Station Center is their family center and is open 7 days a week. Volunteer shifts are Monday-Friday 9:00am-1:00pm and 1:00pm-5:00pm, Saturday & Sunday 10am-1pm

  • Their space at the Military Entrance Processing Center is located inside their cafeteria. They offer a place for recruits to relax and have some snacks or play some games. Volunteer shifts are Monday-Friday 10am-2pm.

  • Their Airport Center is open 18 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. This is a high traffic area as we support those traveling through San Diego as well as new recruits headed to boot camp and marines returning for training. They offer 4 volunteer shifts throughout the day.

These positions help to facilitate day-to-day operational needs to assist our military members and their families while they are in the center. 

Other opportunities such as delivering USO San Diego programs or helping with special events are available as well. They have several recurring programs including; Mobile Farmers Market, Wednesday Night Dinner and our MilSpouse & Teen Talk programs.

Some of their special events include the USO Baby Shower, Santa Store and Giving Tree as well as countless others.

Project Requirements & Important Notes

  • Signing up as an individual: All volunteers must submit their application and agree to a background check. The USO San Diego Volunteer Manager will email you regarding their Interview and Orientation within the next two weeks. They typically hold an orientation every month or every other month.

  • Signing up as a group: Reach out to their Volunteer Manager at mpranger@uso.org

About USO San Diego

The USO strengthens America’s military service members by keeping them connected to family, home and country, throughout their service to the nation.

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Veterans & Military Families, Family Services
Administrative Support/Clerical,Collecting, Sorting & Packaging

Age Minimum (with Adult): 15+, Minimum Age:18+

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