Available Team Leader Opportunities

Baja Dog Rescue
(Looking for 2 Team Leaders)
Organization:
Baja Dog Rescue
Day/Time: Saturdays, 8:30am-12:00pm
Description: Baja Dog Rescue needs volunteers to help make the adoption event a special experience for each family seeking to add a dog to heart and home. Volunteers help with set up, talk with prospective adoptive families, and love on the doggies so they also have a good experience at the event.

Community Cooking Days
(Looking for up to 4 Team Leaders)

Organization: Kitchens for Good
Day/Time: Mondays, 6:00pm-9:00pm
Part of Town: Lincoln Park
Description: Volunteers learn culinary skills from Kitchen for Good’s students and create up to 300 hunger relief meals per session from reclaimed produce for community partners like Jewish Family Service and Crisis House.

East County Horse Ranching
Organization: Challenge Ranch, Inc. 
Day/Time: 4th Sundays, 9:00am-noon
Part of Town: El Cajon
Description Volunteers help keep the ranch clean and beautiful! Projects range from light ranch work such as sweeping, sorting supplies, weeding, painting, and moving hay bales, depending on the needs for that day.

Food Pantry Project: Merchandising & Stocking 
(Looking for up to 4 Team Leaders)
Organization
: Jewish Family Service
Day/Time: Mondays, 10:00am-12:00pm
Part of Town: Kearny Mesa
Description: Volunteers are needed to help keep the Hand Up Youth Food Pantry and warehouse shelves stocked, organized, and clean. In addition, volunteers will be transporting food to the Corner Market from the warehouse. Volunteers will also make sure that displays are attractive and well maintained to enhance the shopping experience of their clients.

Habitat for Humanity ReStore (Looking for up to 8 Team Leaders)
Organization: Habitat for Humanity
Day/Time: Tuesdays, 10:00am-2:00pm & 2:00pm-6:00pm
Part of Town: Mission Valley
Description: The ReStore is a home improvement thrift store with a simple premise: by selling donated building materials, they can fund the construction of more Habitat homes. They need volunteers who can work as driver’s assistants, greeters, warehouse assistants, cashiers, and help with organizing and pricing inventory

Puppy Time: Clairemont
Organization Chihuahua Rescue of San Diego
Day/Time: 3rd Saturdays, 10:00am-2:00pm
Part of Town: Clairemont
Description Help Chihuahua mixes find their forever homes! As Team Leader, you will be directing both HandsOn and Chihuahua Rescue volunteers when to go in the pen with the dogs, walk the dogs, and hold the dogs. Your main role will to give volunteers instructions about their responsibilities and inform them about safety concerns with the dogs.

Puppy Time: Pacific Beach
Organization Chihuahua Rescue of San Diego
Day/Time: 2nd Saturdays, 10:00am-2:00pm
Part of Town: Pacific Beach
Description Help Chihuahua mixes find their forever homes! As Team Leader, you will be directing both HandsOn and Chihuahua Rescue volunteers when to go in the pen with the dogs, walk the dogs, and hold the dogs. Your main role will to give volunteers instructions about their responsibilities and inform them about safety concerns with the dogs.

Seed to Preschool Urban Farm
Organization: North County Community Services
Day/Time: 1st Saturdays, 9:00am-12:00pm
Part of Town: Oceanside
Description: Spend the morning gardening with North County Community Services (NCCS) at the Balderrama Preschool, one of NCCS’s seven preschools. The NCCS preschools are working on building up their gardens at the preschools. The current gardens help grow 4000 lbs of fresh fruits and vegetables every year. This food is incorporated into the lunches and snacks served at NCCS preschools.

Email jessie@handsonsandiego.org if you are interested in leading a project(s) listed above or would like more information on becoming a Team Leader.