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September 24, 2014 
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.


September 24, 2014 
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.


September 24, 2014 
Serve as an Election Day Volunteer for the November 4, 2014 General 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.


September 4, 2014 
California Coastal Cleanup Day - September 20, 2014

Every 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 2013, more than 58,000 volunteers removed almost 749,000 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.


July 23, 2014 
Katherine "Katie" Johnson 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. Katie Johnson was presented with the award on July 10, 2014 for her outstanding volunteer efforts with the OC Public Libraries, Ladera Ranch Library.


July 14, 2014 
Julia Johnson 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. Julia Johnson was presented with the award on June 14, 2014 for her outstanding volunteer efforts in creating and coordinating the Sunshine Readers Program for South County branches of the OC Public Libraries.


June 13, 2014 
Skeleton Crew: A Pioneering Internship Program!

The Orange County Coroner's Office recently implemented a pioneering internship program with an emphasis on forensic anthropology and then sought out two go-getter students, who have been rattling the County's bones into shape!


June 2, 2014 
Apply by June 30, 2014, for Summer/Fall Internships with OC Watershed!

OC Watershed - a division of OC Public Works - is offering internships related to Watershed Management, Stormwater Compliance, Monitoring Programs and Environmental Data Management. The internships are geared for students/recent graduates with science/environmental backgrounds.


February 14, 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.


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.


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