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About Volunteering


 

Do you have talents you would like to put to good use?

Lamorinda Village offers all of us ways to help our neighbors. Volunteers experience the satisfaction that comes with using their skills to make a positive difference in people's lives. 

 

Volunteers form a cornerstone of Lamorinda Village, drawing upon the untapped capacity of people in our communities to support each other.  Volunteers can include members, college students, empty nesters, retirees, and many others from the community.

 

WHY VOLUNTEER?

  • You will stay active - physically, mentally and socially
  • You will make a difference and improve the quality of life of our seniors
  • You will put your talents, skills, and capacities to good use
  • You will get to know many more of your neighbors
  • You will pay it forward, knowing that someday you also will need support
  • You will enhance your sense of well-being by volunteering 1-2 hours a week, according to recent medical research

WHAT CAN YOU DO?

  • Be a friend - read, visit, call to say “hi”
  • Change a light bulb
  • Water plants
  • Plant flowers or tomatoes
  • Drive a senior to an appointment or shopping (must be 75 or younger at time of application)
  • Prepare a meal
  • Help with repairs
  • Help with computers
  • Help in the office
  • …and so much more
Can you commit 1-3 hours, once or twice a month? or more? 
  
Our seniors need your help. 
 
Please fill out the volunteer application:
 
 
Please download and complete the Lamorinda Village Confidentiality and Volunteer Privacy Information documents:  
 
 
These documents can be submitted either electronically by attaching in an email to volunteer@lamorindavillage.org or via US Postal Service to:
 
Lamorinda Village
ATTN: Volunteer Committee
P.O. Box 57
Lafayette, CA 94549
 
If you have questions about volunteering for Lamorinda Village, please call us at (925) 253-2300 or email us at volunteer@lamorindavillage.org.