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June 10, 2016 
Kevin Q. Pham Recognized with the County's Excellence in Volunteerism Award!

The Excellence in Volunteerism Award recognizes County of Orange volunteers and interns who generously apply their time, talents and expertise in meeting community needs and challenges. On June 2, 2016, Kevin Pham was presented with the award for his outstanding contributions as a Legal Intern with the Orange County Public Defender's Office.


June 9, 2016 
California Coastal Cleanup Day - September 17, 2016 - 9 a.m. - noon

Each year, on the third Saturday in September, people join together at sites all over California to take part in the State's largest volunteer event, California Coastal Cleanup Day. In 2015, more than 68,000 volunteers removed nearly 1,143,000 pounds of trash and recyclables from California's beaches, lakes and waterways. Families, friends, coworkers, scout troops, school groups, service clubs and individuals come together to celebrate and share their appreciation of California's fabulous coast and waterways.


June 6, 2016 
Apply Now for an Internship with the County of Orange!

Internships are a great way for students and recent graduates to build their resumes, explore career options and apply their academic knowledge and skills to the workforce.


April 29, 2016 
Serve as an Election Day Volunteer on June 7, 2016 for the Presidential Primary Election!

Whether it's for civic engagement, love of country or the extra money you'll earn for your time - being a poll worker is a fun and rewarding experience.


March 11, 2016 
Celebrate National Volunteer Week April 10 - 16, 2016!

National Volunteer Week is about inspiring, recognizing and encouraging people to seek out imaginative ways to engage in their communities. It’s about demonstrating to the nation that by working together, we have the fortitude to meet our challenges and accomplish our goals. It's about taking action and encouraging individuals and their respective communities to be at the center of social change – discovering and actively demonstrating their collective power to make a difference.


February 17, 2016 
OC Animal Care Volunteers Recognized with the County's Excellence in Volunteerism Award!

The Excellence in Volunteerism Award recognizes County of Orange volunteers who generously apply their time, talents and expertise in meeting community needs and challenges. Alexandra Gallo and Sharon Warren were recently selected to receive the award for their volunteer contributions to OC Community Resources, OC Animal Care.


February 3, 2016 
You Can Help a Child to Succeed Academically!

The Garden Grove Regional Library is seeking volunteers who can commit to a one- or two-hour shift each week during the school year to help children with homework assignments that focus on math, spelling or reading.


December 2, 2015 
John McEntee & Clifford Shum Recognized with the County's Excellence in Volunteerism Award!

The Excellence in Volunteerism Award recognizes County of Orange volunteers and interns who generously apply their time, talents and expertise in meeting community needs and challenges. John McEntee and Clifford Shum were recently presented with the award for their outstanding contributions as OC Public Works, OC Environmental Resources Interns.


November 30, 2015 
You Can Make a Difference for Needy Families this Holiday Season!

Adding one more gift to your shopping list or volunteering your time at our holiday warehouse can make holiday dreams come true for a needy child or teen, an impoverished senior citizen or a low-income family.


November 25, 2015 
Joan Miller & Drew Delaney Recognized with the County's Excellence in Volunteerism Award!

The Excellence in Volunteerism Award recognizes County of Orange volunteers who generously apply their time, talents and expertise in meeting community needs and challenges. Joan Miller and Drew Delaney were recently presented with the award for their outstanding volunteer contributions to OC Parks Laguna Coast Wilderness Park.


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