|One Time Events||Description||CORE||Supplemental||Learning||Date & Time||Place||Need||# of Help||Contact|
|Note: These events are being verified for dates and times for the 2017-18 school year|
|Saturday of Service: Student Garden||Help boy scout earn his Eagle badge. Help build retaining wall and clear brush||x||August 16: 9am-3pm||Mercy High School, Burlingame||Volunteers||No Limit||Mr. Diaz, firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Peninsula Art Musuem: Family Fun Day||An interactive drop-in program for children and families to make art and enjoy the exhibitions||x||September 9, Saturday; 91:30 – 4:30 pm||1777 California Dr, Burlingame, CA 94010||Assist public with art projects||3 students for full shift||Réka Szepesvári, email@example.com|
|Walk for Catholic Worker||Help raise money for San Bruno Catholic Worker House. $40.00 Donation. Tri-School event!||x||September 16, Saturday; 9am-12:15pm||Begin at Mercy High School, Burlingame end San Bruno Church, 555 San Bruno Ave W, San Bruno, CA 94066||Volunteers to walk from Mercy B to San Bruno Church||No Limit||Mr. Diaz, firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Coastal Repertory Theater’s Fundraising Gala||Looking for students to help with the event||x||Sept 15-17; 4pm-9pm||1167 Main St, Half Moon Bay, CA 94019||Looking for students to help with the event|
|Mercy Blood Drive||2nd Annual Mercy Blood Drive in conjunction with American Red Cross||x (If donates blood)||x (help with registration & snacks)||October 10, Tuesday 8am-5:30pm||Mercy High School, Burlingame||Blood donors, registration & snack help||6 students per shift||Marla Mobraten, email@example.com|
|Saturday of Service: Catherine Center||Socialize, have dinner and hear the stories of the residents of Catherine Center||x||Socialize, hear the stories of the women and have dinner with them||Catherine Center location (women's home not allowed to share location address||Volunteers to socialize and have dinner with the women||8||Mr. Diaz, firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Strides for Life: 13th Annual 4-Mile Walk, Run, & Stroll||The Strides for Life Colon Cancer Foundation holds its Annual 4-Mile Walk, Run, & Stroll at Lake Merced in San Francisco each fall. This is a fun event for all ages and a great opportunity to raise awareness for colon cancer.||x||October 23, 2016 @ 7:30 am – 10:30 am||Lake Merced, San Francisco at Lake Merced Boulevard and Sunset Boulevard||Volunteers to help with set up, registration, water stations and clean up||No limit||Monica Hilcu, email@example.com, 650-692-3700|
|Tri-School Poverty Simulation||Poverty Simulation is a program put together by a church group to educate both young an old on the homeless situation in our country and right here in the Bay Area. Students will get a first hand experience of what it is like to be poor by participating in a simulated program.||x||March 3; Saturday||TBD||Students to participate||40||Mr. Diaz, firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Music at Kohl Mansion||Helping with our Sunday evening concert series, about once a month, whenever you can make it. Helping with front of house (greeting patrons, distributing programs, taking tickets, ushering) and with the post concert reception (preparing platters, beverages, setting up, serving, clean-up). Usually from 6-10 pm, but times can vary to fit your schedule.||x||Oct. 16, 6-10pm Sunday night||Kohl Mansion||Volunteers to help with concerts||About 8 per concert||Yvonne Wun: email@example.com|
|St Veronica 4th Annual 5K Family Fun Run/Walk||4th annual fundraising run for St. Veronica's school||x||Saturday, November 19th, 2016 - 9am-12pm Rain or Shine||Oyster Point Marina||Volunteers to help with registration, set up, clean up||Michelle Douglas, firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Police & Working K-9 Foundation||Police and Working K-9 Foundation is an all volunteer organization based here in San Mateo County. We are dedicated to provided safety equipment and training to law enforcement K-9 handlers in California.||x||Sat Oct 22 & Sat Oct 29th 11am-3pm||Law Offices of Kevin Tully, 411 Borel Avenue, Suite 505, San Mateo, CA 94402||need help packing the K-9 Trauma Kits and preparing the binders for the course from11 am - 3 pm this coming Sat Oct 22nd & Sat Oct 29th. We will be doing this in the big and small conference rooms at my husbands San Mateo law office. Pizza and soft drinks will be provided. (we may also do some hours on Sundays if that works out for some students)||10 per shift||Louise V. Tully, email@example.com|
|Urban Plunge||An overnight experience doing service all day Friday and half day Saturday||x||Nover 3 & 4||St. Teresa's Church, SF is where we will sleep||Volunteers to help do sevice at St. Peter's in the Mission, City Team International, Lantern Center||9||Mr. Diaz, firstname.lastname@example.org|
|San Mateo County||Look Ahead - San Mateo, is an innovative community engagement campaign utilizing 3D virtual reality technology, to increase public understanding of sea level rise and potential responses. |
Look Ahead is hosting a free outdoor virtual reality viewing event and discussion on Saturday November 5th at Coyote Point Park with local youth-run community organization, Heirs to Our Oceans. Members of San Mateo County’s staff will be in attendance to answer questions, hear concerns, and engage in conversation with youth around sea level rise and climate adaptation.
Register for free and learn more on the Look Ahead Website!
|x||Nov. 5, 19 & Dec. 3||1603 Coyote Point Drive, San Mateo, CA 94401||Any student interested in learning about current environmental issues.||No limit||Gerald Schwartz, (650) 599-1424, email@example.com|
|The Healthy Living Ambassador Garden Program||is a collaboration between two University of California Cooperative Extension departments: 4-H and the Nutrition Program. It is a ten-week garden-enhanced nutrition and physical education curriculum for elementary school children delivered by teens (ages 13-19) in local afterschool programs during spring semester 2017||x||x||Application Deadline: Feb. 3, 2017; Training March 4 & 5, 2017||UC Elkus Ranch Environmental Center in Half Moon Bay||Interested students in teaching chidren about gardening and healthy eating||No limit||Mary Carp at (650) 871-7559 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Musical Gala||To benefit Catherine Center, a women's home and program for those recently incarcerated||x||Jan. 26; 5;15pm-8:30pm||Kohl Mansion||Two students to do coat check||2||Mr. Diaz, email@example.com|
|Burlingame Leader In Training||The Burlingame Summer Camp staff are looking for teens to volunteer at the 2017 Summer Camp programs.||x||June-Aug||850 Burlingame Avenue||Teen volunteers||Unlimited||Nicole Rath, 650-558-7308, firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Hillsborough Harvest Garden||In the summer of 2010, Hillsborough Beautification Foundation (HBF) volunteers “put on their gloves” to create, build and nurture a community vegetable garden located on a formerly vacant and weed-filled lot in Hillsborough.||x||Sundays, 2-4pm||Fairview Circle, Hillsborough||Volunteers to care for the garden||Unlimited||Lennie Gotcher [mailto:email@example.com]|
|San Mateo Police Activities League (SMPAL)||In the spirit to create a safe society while promoting the physical, social and mental development of our youth, SMPAL brings you this 5k Run/Walk in collaboration with Stride for Awareness to promote the importance of a healthy mind, body and community.||x||Sunday, May 21st, 9:30am-12:30pm||Seal Point Park, San Mateo||Participants to run||Unlimited||http://www.sanmateopal.org/|
|Police & Working K-9 Foundation||Police and Working K-9 Foundation is an all volunteer organization based here in San Mateo County. We are dedicated to provided safety equipment and training to law enforcement K-9 handlers in California.||x||April 8, 15, 16, 22 & 23: 11am-3pm||Law Offices of Kevin Tully, 411 Borel Avenue, Suite 505, San Mateo, CA 94402||need help packing the K-9 Trauma Kits and preparing the binders for the course from11 am - 3 pm this coming Sat., April 8. We will be doing this in the big and small conference rooms at my husbands San Mateo law office. Pizza and soft drinks will be provided. (we may also do some hours on Sundays if that works out for some students)||10 per shift||Louise V. Tully, firstname.lastname@example.org, 650-464-6011|
|Relay for Life North San Mateo County||Relay For Life is the signature fundraiser for the American Cancer Society. Relay is staffed and coordinated by volunteers in more than 5,200 communities and 27 countries. Volunteers give of their time and effort because they believe it's time to take action against cancer.||x||April 29-30||City Park, 251 City Park Way
San Bruno, CA
|Volunteers are needed for 7:30 a.m. setup, volunteering throughout the day with meals, assisting survivor's etc. If students wish to walk the event that is available as well. I will be there at 7:00 a.m. so I can show them where to go. It is a 24 hour event. If the students want to stay that long, they will have to have parent or guardian permission if under 18. Meals are being provided by the Lion's club.||unlimited||Barbara Loughrey, 650-991-1164|
|St. Greg's Sandwich Sundays||Help make sandwiches on the second Sunday of every month||x||Sunday, May 14||St. Greg's Catholic Church, Worner Center||helpers to make sandwiches||unlimited||Noreen Dougherty, email@example.com|
|Coastal Repertory Theater's Fundraising Gala||Friday to help set up the event (shifts available from 4pm-9pm); Saturday to work at the event (shifts available from 5pm-10pm); Sunday to help breakdown the event Shifts available from 9am-12pm)||x||Sept. 15th-17th||Looking for students to help with the event||Unlimited||Vanessa: 650-269-0304, firstname.lastname@example.org|
|The World Indie Film Festival||http://www.twiff.org/||x||Sept. 22,23 &24||1746 Post St., San Francisco, 94115|
|Rebuilding Alliance||Listen to talk about the plight of Palestinians living in the Gaza Strip.||x||Sept. 6th-7th||Mercy High School Classrooms||Unlimited||Mr. Diaz, email@example.com|
|Strides for Life: 14th Annual 4-Mile Walk, Run, & Stroll||The Strides for Life Colon Cancer Foundation holds its Annual 4-Mile Walk, Run, & Stroll at Lake Merced in San Francisco each fall. This is a fun event for all ages and a great opportunity to raise awareness for colon cancer.||x||Oct. 15th 6am-12pm||Lake Merced|
Volunteers to assist in setting up the event, guiding runners, running tents and breaking dow the event.
|Unlimited||Bridget Mannix, firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Rebuild retraining wall||Rebuild retaining wall and clear under brush in student garden||x||August 19: 8am-2pm||Mercy High School Classrooms||Mr. Diaz, email@example.com|
|NCEFT 9th Annual Gala||Barn open house, dinner, entertainment and live auction||x||September 23 5:00 PM||NCEFT 880 Runnymede Rd. Woodside CA||Help set up, work the event, and clean up||Unlimitedfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Village Harvest||Picking apples, helping others and having a great time||x||Oct. 3 and Oct. 15||Woodside and San Juan Bautista||unlimited||Craig Diserens, email@example.com|
|Babysitters Needed for Hatch||x||January 6-9pm, March 6-11pm||Hatch Elementary School||10 in January and 2 in March||<-||Vanessa, 650-269-0304|
|Coastal Rep Theater, Pumpkin Festival 2017|
Each year Coastal Rep volunteers "take to the streets" to keep the Half Moon Bay Art & Pumpkin Festival areas clean. We are looking for local High Schoolers to sign up for a shift to help clear garbage during the pumpkin festival to earn community service hours. It's a very rewarding experience and you will have the satisfaction of knowing that you made a real difference at the CRT theater.
|x||Contact for More Info||Half Moon Bay||unlimited||Vanessa, 650-269-0304|
|Hatch Elementary School, Pumpkin Fest Parking Fudraiser|
Pumpkin Fest 2017 is a month away, so it's time to get our team together for the parking fundraiser at the School District parking lot. Please take a moment to sign up for a 2-hour shift at the parking lot for community service hours. It's super fun, easy and a great way to help support a wonderful fundraiser at Hatch.
|x||Contact for More Info||Half Moon Bay||unlimited||Vanessa, 650-269-0304|
|Extra Helpers at Hatch Elementary School|
Helpers at Hatch. Throughout the year, Hatch Elementary School puts on a few fundraisers and needs extra help around campus. This includes help in the office, in the classrooms or with preparing fundraisers(helping to stuff envelopes, setting up the auction or serving at the auction). If you need community service hours and you want to be part of a wonderful community at Hatch, this is for you!!
|x||Contact for More Info||Hatch Elementary School||unlimited||Vanessa, 650-269-0304|
|Extra Helpers at Sea Crest School|
Throughout the year, Sea Crest School can use a few volunteers for fundraisers and extra help around campus. This includes help in the parking lot or with fundraisers and events( Parent Work Day, Grand Parents Day, Staff Appreciation Day or with the annual auction). If you need community service hours and you want to be part of a little community, this is for you!!
|x||Contact for More Info||Sea Crest School||unlimited||Vanessa, 650-269-0304|
|Babysitters Needed for Hatch||2 Babysitters for PTO meeting||x||Oct 17, 6:00-7:30||Hatch Elementary School||2 firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Hatch Elementary School, Pumpkin Fest Parking Fudraiser||Parking lot attendant||x||Oct. 14-15||498 Kelly Avenue, Half Moon Bay, CA email@example.com|
|Pumpkin Festival 2017||clear garabage during the pumpkin festival||x||Oct. 13-15, between 8am-6pm||Main Street, Half Moon Bayfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Help with Jogathon||4 students to collate envelopes for Jogathon Event||x||Oct. 4th, 4pm-6pm||Hatch Elementary School||4||Martha Schwartz email@example.com|
Caring for the Lost and the Least: The Works of Mercy in the Catholic Tradition
I wanted to invite you to the following presentation by Mary Criscione RSM PhD. Dr. Criscione is a Sister of Mercy and a Biblical Scholar. She will be speaking at Notre Dame University in Belmont next Tuesday evening on the Works of Mercy in the Catholic Tradition. Mary is a great speaker and I am sure you would enjoy her presentation.
|x||Oct 10 5:30-7:00pm||Notre Dame University Chapel||Sandy Flaherty, firstname.lastname@example.org|
|OLA Lobster Feed||need students to set up, serve, and clean up||x||November 11, 5-11pm||OLA Gym||Sue Worrall, email@example.com|
|Peninsula Art Musuem Open Studios Weekend|
We need 2 to 3 greeters at the Peninsula Museum of Art to welcome guests, hand out site maps, and answer logistical questions during our Fall "Open Studios" weekend. There will be a lot of people coming through the Museum and Museum Studio's and we need help greeting and answering questions.
|x||Nov. 4th and 5th 11am-5pm||Peninsula Museum of Art||2-3 students per shift||www.peninsulaartinstitute.org|
|Burlingame Fall Fest||overseeing childrens section of the event.||x||Oct. 28th and 29th 10am-6pm||Burlingame Ave||Nicole Rath, firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Introduction to Isalm for Non-Muslims|
Join us to open the Year of Solidarity and Outreach with a talk by Imam Hafiz M.K. Siddiqi, Ph.D. Beginning with an introduction to the basics of Islam, Imam Siddiqi plans to cover: the prophet Jesus in the Qur'an, the sacredness of life in Islam, the true meaning of jihad, the Islamic Sharei'ah legal system, and the role of women in Islam. He will look with us at the values we share as Christians and Muslims, as well as ways to see beauty in our diversity. After the presentation there will be a period for questions and responses.
|x||Nov. 5th 1-2:30pm||Mercy Burlingame Center||MBuchanan@mercywmw.org|
|McKinley Elementary Harvest Festival|
The festival is 2 days away (sorry last minute!), this Friday, 10/27 6-10 and Saturday, 10/28 4:30-9:30. There are many fun jobs for high schoolers, such as running a game, helping with a craft, face painting, etc.
|x||Oct. 27th and 28th||McKinley Elemantary School|
|St. Roberts School|
The first event begins at 8:30 until 4:30. We are having a breast cancer awareness donation booth where are young volleyball players will be distributing desserts and drinks throughout the day and creating a prayer board for those that are fighting breast cancer at this time. We are in need of some helpers to either supervise these kids throughout the day and/or keep score for the volleyball games that will be happening at the same location. The second event will begin at approximately 5:00 until 7:30. We are holding a cancer night the light walk where we will need helpers to set up bags all-around San Bruno Park and then work at a table as participants enter and distribute lanterns. When the walk is over we will need help cleaning up.
|x||Oct. 28th||St. Roberts School||Lori Klingler, 650-784-6337|
|OLA for Rafiki||High School volunteers to help set up, serve, and clean up||x||Nov. 11th 5pm-11pm||OLA Gym||Sue Worrall, email@example.com|
|Fr. Greg Boyle, SJ||x||Nov. 20th, 7-8pm||Serra Gym|
|Family Fun Day|
An interactive drop-in program for children and families to make art and enjoy the exhibitions
|x||Nov. 11th 2-4pm||Peninsula Museum of Art|
|Backpacks for Homeless Veterans|
Please help join Boy Scout Troop 101 and our OLA parish community in filling backpacks in the OLA gym. Backpacks will include vital survival supplies and will be given to a homeless Veteran through the San Mateo Human Services and Palo Alto Veteran Services.
|x||Dec. 10th 9:30-11:30am||OLA Gym||Matthew Mariani at firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Spring Break Immersion Trip with Mercy SF|
Explore the Sacramento delta area this Spring Break working on a community supported farm, animal rescue farm, community shelter and Christo Rey school. We will also visit Chico State and UC Davis so you get an idea of the colleges in the area.
|x||Mr. Diaz, email@example.com|
|Chicago Immersion Trip|
Join Mr. Diaz and Ms. Connolly serving at Misericordia, a non-profit foundation founded by a Sister of Mercy to serve people with intellectual disabilities. In our downtime, we will be visiting the sites of Chicago and its universities, such as Loyola University and The University of Chicago.
Mr. Diaz, firstname.lastname@example.org, Ms. Connolly, email@example.com
|Saturday of Service||Mercy Retirement and Care Center||x||December 9th, 11:30am-4:30pm||Mercy Retirement Center||Mr. Diaz, firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Monday of Service||Fort Funston||x||Jan. 15th 9am-12pm||Fort Funston, meet at Mercy||Mr. Diaz, email@example.com|
Looking for students who like to read out loud, have patience,and may have artistic talents to help painting with the kids.
|x||Jan. 15th -16th 8:30am-12:30pm||963 Lurline Dr. Foster City, CA 94404|
|St. Dunstan's Retreat|
Looking for students who have experience leading small groups. The role woould be to oversee the discussion and facilitate the small groups.
|x||Feb. 24th 9am-6pm||St. Dunstan's school||Deb Del Chiaro, firstname.lastname@example.org|