Community Relations & Nonprofit Outreach Volunteer Associate



Start Date


Times of day

Weekday Afternoons

Time Commitment

A few hours per week


Long-Term (6 months-1 year)


L.A. Works
570 West Avenue 26
Suite 400
Los Angeles
United States


Looking for a rewarding volunteer opportunity? Curious about the nonprofit sector? Maybe you’re considering a career change and want to test drive some new skills!

If so, join L.A. Works Volunteer Associates Program, gain valuable hands-on experience, and become a change agent in the greater Los Angeles community! Our Volunteer Associates work closely with the directors and staff of each department on mission-critical projects as well as new initiatives. Associates also have a chance to participate in the planning and implementation of large-scale community service projects.

About L.A. Works: L.A. Works is a 501(c)3 nonprofit, volunteer action center that creates and implements hands-on community service projects throughout the greater Los Angeles area. L.A. Works addresses three principal needs: to increase volunteer participation in the community; to build the capacity of nonprofit organizations to achieve their missions through access to volunteer labor and other resources; and to encourage people to engage in the broader social issues affecting the greater Los Angeles Community.

Position DescriptionLooking to get your foot in the door in the nonprofit sector? Learn the ins-and-outs of volunteerism and nonprofit sustainability while building relationships with an incredible variety of nonprofits in Los Angeles! As part of our team, you will gain exposure to the inner-workings of the nonprofit sector and develop valuable professional skills that will help you develop strong relationships, expand meaningful programming, and ultimately foster change in the community. If you love Los Angeles, are organized, and enjoy working with people and projects, this opportunity is for you! We will work with you to identify the exact project and opportunity that will be a great fit for both you and our organization.

Programming areas include:

  • NonProfit Outreach - Provide the nonprofit sector with the volunteer support and resources it needs to continue providing programs for the disenfranchised communities of LA by helping secure new partnerships, identify needs, create and launch volunteer projects.
  • Volunteer Support - Help Angelenos connect to our volunteer opportunities while enhancing the quality of our programs to create more enriching and meaningful volunteer experiences.

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