During the COVID-19 pandemic community organizations are looking for volunteers to help with a number of essential activities from: helping with food distribution and shopping for those who are immune compromised; to tutoring child who are not in school. The links below can connect you with organizations looking for volunteers. If you do not see a volunteer opportunity at first, sign up for the organization's email list, so you can learn when volunteers are needed.
- San Francisco Village
San Francisco Village helps seniors at home, and does background checks on all their volunteers for the safety of their clients. Fromm Institute has been referring their students who need assistance, as well as anyone wanting to volunteer to help people.
- Oakland at Risk
Matches low risk people with high risk people to do their errands.
- California Volunteers
A global clearinghouse of nonprofit and volunteering resources, offering job listings and volunteer opportunities
- One Richmond San Francisco
- Bay Area Progressive Directory
- HandsOn Network
- Youth Service America