Skip To Main Content

BV Student Volunteer Opportunities

BVHS Community Service Opportunities 2023-2024

Updated as of 11/27/23

  • Meristem “Festival of Wreaths” Dinner Servers Thursday 11/30 from 5-9PM at 9200 Fair Oaks Blvd. 

    • Wear black pants and white shirts

    • Sign up to volunteer in A6.

    • We need volunteers to sign up by next week Tuesday 11/14.


  • Norcal Golden Retriever Rescue’s Saturday, November 18th, Let’s Get ready 9:30 – 12 Fair Oaks – 8263 Mercer Way, Fair Oaks, CA

    • You will be putting SWAG bags together for the participants in the parade and making bandannas for the dogs. Yes, you will be playing with the pups too. Think about your marke<ng skills. What do you think would look best to get Norcal Golden Retriever Rescue’s name out there?

    • Contact Robin Gostovich 916-591-4051 – Text is best. Please provide your name, which day you would like to participate and your email address.

  • Norcal Golden Retriever Rescue’s Saturday, December 9th – The GOLD RUSH in The Santa Parade in Downtown Sacramento 9:15 am -12:00 approximately

    • Meet at the front of the parking garage 10th & L (1303 10th St, Sacramento, CA 95814)

    • Two lucky students will be chosen to lead the GOLD RUSH in the parade and one to finish the parade with a Stuffed Golden in a wagon. Golden Retriever Costumes supplied. You need to be outgoing and enjoy par<cipa<ng with the crowd. This is a highly publicized event in the Sacramento area. Be prepared for the media. 

    • Contact Robin Gostovich 916-591-4051 – Text is best. Please provide your name, which day you would like to participate and your email address. 


  • Sacramento Food Bank:  

Once a month the San Juan Unified School District in partnership with the Sacramento Food Bank does a food distribution open to everyone. We need volunteers to help! If you have a group or individuals who can come and help set up (from 10:00am-11:00am) or clean up (from 4:00pm-5:00pm) Or can work the event(from 2:00pm-4:00pm) helping navigate the crowd. Writing on cars. We need you and your friends. If you can't stay the whole time, no worries, we can have you do whatever hours you are available. Please let or Veronica know if you have any questions. Other dates include: Time:2PM-4PM - November 15  & December 20


  • Underground Clothing Connection in the Sunrise Mall. The store is only open twice a week on Wed. 11 to 4 p.m., and on Saturdays from 11 to 3 pm (ongoing).   They provide clothes for students and their families who are in need, and the store is totally staffed by volunteers.  Any adult volunteers, and even volunteers who can work part of a shift  are welcome.  The person to contact is Kaylon McBride, 916-952-9797 email is



  •  Fair Oaks Library Volunteer Opportunities

    • on the 2nd Thursday of the month at 4 PM Teen Space

    • Systemwide Teen Advisory Board offers social and leadership opportunities to serve the greater Sacramento County community. 

    • Our online databases include virtual, live, homework help through BrainFuse, which includes a writing lab for writing those College Personal Statements. We have a full database of Homework Resources that can be accessed online through our website—all you need is a library or Student Success card!

    • Contact for more information: Monica Latona, MLIS (they/them) Sacramento Public Library – Fair Oaks 11601 Fair Oaks Blvd, Fair Oaks, CA 95628