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February 27, 2014 
Serve as an Election Day Volunteer for the June 3, 2014 Statewide Direct Primary Election!

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


February 13, 2014 
Help Make Your Community Safer - Become a Volunteer Probation Officer!

A Volunteer Probation Officer recruitment/orientation meeting is scheduled for March 3, 2014 from 5 - 7 p.m. Please contact us today to reserve your seat.


February 13, 2014 
Patricia Steck & Debbie VanStory 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. Patricia Steck and Debbie VanStory were recently selected to receive the award for their outstanding volunteer efforts with OC Animal Care.


December 10, 2013 
Carole Blanscet 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. Carole Blanscet was presented with the award on December 9, 2013 for her outstanding volunteer efforts with the OC Public Libraries, Tustin Branch Library.


November 14, 2013 
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.


October 10, 2013 
Annual Report Highlights Volunteer, Intern & Reserve Involvement Countywide!

During FY 2012/13, 37,379 individuals donated their time, energy and expertise to County of Orange volunteer, intern and reserve programs and contributed more than 791,545 hours of service. The value of their volunteer efforts can be seen throughout our community and is measured monetarily at an estimated $21 million in avoided costs for County government.


September 25, 2013 
CSUF 2013 Community Engagement Report Features County Internships!

Over the past year, more than 300 CSUF students completed internships or fieldwork placements with the County of Orange. The students bring talent, creativity and commitment to their assignments, and their involvement supports staff in enhancing services for the public.


September 24, 2013 
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.


June 20, 2013 
Connie "Buffy" Buffkin 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. Connie "Buffy" Buffkin was recently selected to receive the award for her outstanding volunteer efforts with the OC Public Libraries, Cypress Branch Library.


May 24, 2013 
Nancy & Garth Meade 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. Nancy and Garth Meade were recently selected to receive the award for their outstanding volunteer efforts with the Probation Department's Restorative Justice/Catholic Detention Ministry.


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