MVHS Community Service Opportunities
    STUDENTS:  Community Service is a graduation requirement for all MVHS students. Please see the chart below to see how many hours your graduating class needs to graduate. All hours must be done through an approved  non-profit organization.
    LOOKING FOR VOLUNTEERS?  If your organization would like to offer community service to our students, please email Mrs. Finch at CLFinch@murrieta.k12.ca.us Please provide your contact information, a flyer and/or a brief summary which provides details regarding the event logistics and duties expected of volunteers, and a link for volunteer sign-ups. Students can only earn their hours of required community service at a NON-PROFIT Organization.  If approved, your event will be advertised on our web-site.












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    Buchanan Elementary School Events

    Email PTA_BES@Murrieta.k12.ca.us for sign-ups





    taawila elementary

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    Taawila Elementary PTA: High School Volunteers for Taawila Events (signupgenius.com)

    To Volunteer for the Thompson Middle School Tutoring, please click below ⇓


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    Volunteering | Community Outreach of Murrieta







    the ocean clean up

    The Ocean Clean Up is looking for volunteers to help clean up our oceans.

    Sign up here


    community service duck pond  


    Loma Linda University Medical Center- Murrieta Volunteer Services -  Background Screening Portal


    Click on the below link.





    Habitat for Humanity is always in need of a helping hand.

    Check out their Calendar for times and dates.


    American Red Cross Logo, American Red Cross Symbol, Meaning, History and Evolution  

    Want to volunteer for the Red Cross? Click here for more information

    Volunteer Opportunities for Teens | American Red Cross  

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    Still can't find any opportunities?

    Click this link and type in your zip code




    All volunteers must be 14 years of age or older. Volunteers under the age of 16 must have a parent or guardian complete the process of becoming a volunteer with them and must accompany them while volunteering.Please complete our online application, online orientation, watch our virtual shelter tour, and fill out all applicable forms before coming to pick up your Volunteer T-shirt.AFV volunteer t-shirts must be worn while volunteering for AFV. T-shirts can be purchased Monday through Friday between 8:00pm and 4:00pm for $15 each.

    Animal Rescue Kompany (A.R.K.)
    The Animal Rescue Kompany, also known as A.R.K., needs volunteers at their pet adoption events every Saturday and Sunday at the Murrieta Petsmart.  Pick up an A.R.K. information flyer in the counseling office if you are interested or call Megan Juric, the volunteer coordinator, at 951/240-8758 or email meganofark@gmail.com.  Website link - Animal Rescue Kompany (ARK)

    Santa Rosa Plateau "Team Stream"
    High school students can earn community service hours at the Santa Rosa Plateau Eco Reserve through Team Stream.  This organization, run by the Reserve Manager, Carole Bell meets alternating Saturdays, 8 am – noon.  Contact Carole Bell at cbell@tnc.orgfor details.

    Promise Church
    Promise Church and Preschool is in need of volunteers to help with sign twirling from 3-6pm on certain days.  If you are interested, please contact the church at 951/600-8201 and speak with Laura.

    Tovashal Elementary
    Earn community service hours by helping Tovashal Elementary with their recycling of Juice Pouches.  Volunteers are needed any day before 2:00pm on a regular, weekly basis. Contact Megan Sollie if you are interested.  Email Megan at midnightdesign@verizon.net.

    Kaiser Permanente

    Do you like bringing a smile to someone's face? Do you enjoy helping others? Then you're just the type of person we're looking for to become a Kaiser Permanente volunteer. At our Riverside Medical Center, volunteers answer members' questions and help them find their way around the medical campus. As a volunteer, you'll play an important role in making our members feel at ease.  If you speak Spanish, we'd especially like to hear from you! Volunteer today and feel good helping others feel the same. For information, call (951) 353-3613 or e-mail us at: Sharon.L.Perry@kp.org.

    "Get on the Bus"

    Get on the Bus is a program of The Center for Restorative Justice Works, a non profit organization that unites children, families and communities separated by crime and the criminal justice system.  Volunteers are always needed to help organize fundraising events to support this organization OR help out at the actual event.  Visit http://www.getonthebus.us/index.php for more details on how you can sign up and volunteer to help. 

    Valley Blood Service

    25115 Madison Avenue, Ste. 105, Murrieta, CA 92562.  Student volunteers for the year to work in the Canteen.    The hours would be 10 – 2pm (on our early days, which are Friday and Saturday) or 12 – 4pm (on our late days, which are Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday).   The volunteer can bring homework, a book to read or something to occupy their time unless there are donors to help in the canteen. They will also have a list of other things that they can help with like filing, answering phones, making appointments, getting blood bags ready and other odd jobs to occupy their time if it is not too busy. Contact Sue Forster, Account Marketing Manager at (951) 696-4067 or mobile phone (951) 514-9135, sforster@valleybloodservices.org, visit www.valleybloodservices.org.

    Child Development Center at Avaxat Elementary

    Anytime Monday through Friday 7:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m.  Location:  24300 Las Brisas Road, North.  Non-child care duties:  filing, odd jobs around center; Child-care duties:  assists staff caring for children 6 weeks through 4 years.  Contact Julie Hoang- 696-1600 ext 2189. 

    Ruff House Rescue

    Ruff House Rescue is a great way for students to earn 2-hours of community service for each day that they are in the care of an animal as a foster caregiver.  We are in need of reliable foster families to care for our animals until they are adopted.  This would include; taking an animal home, caring for it, and giving it love until we find it a forever home.  For this service the student would earn 2 hours/day that the animal in the student’s home.  If you are interested in becoming a "foster parent", please call Darcee or Kayla Fletcher at 951/677-3441 or visit our facility at 36068 Hidden Springs #C 164, Wildomar, CA  92595.

    Community Outreach Team - Feeds the Hungry
    Students can get up to 4 hours on a Saturday delivery day.  This involves unloading the truck, stacking boxes and carring boxes to peoples cars.  Other jobs are putting up and taking down the signs, EZup and banners.  Boys and Girls are welcome - we can train them to take orders, check inventory and helping with sorting donated foods and cleanup.  Email Chris Wocosky at ccvtreasurebox@yahoo.com or call at 951 - 505-7011. 

    MVUSD Elementary Schools Student Enrichment & Extended Day Programs

    Anytime Monday through Friday 6:30-6:00 p.m.  Days:  Student Enrichment and Extended Day.  Locations:  All elementary school locations.  Duties:  Child Care- assists staff with tutoring and other after school activities.  Contact Lori Chamberlain 696-1600 ext 2173.  Current MVUSD Community Service Opportunities

    Dorland Mountain Arts Colony 

    Trail Maintenance, photography and video creation, data entry, graphic design, recycling.  For more information click here.

      • Click the link below to find out information on how to be a volunteer for the City of Murrieta.
      • Jacob's House - a Non-profit Local Organizationhttp://www.jacobshousetemecula.org/
      • Are you looking for a place to earn your community service hours?  Jacob’s House offers a home-away-from-home for immediate family members who have a loved one hospitalized in one of our local hospitals.  If you would like to volunteer for this organization, call  Office (951) 4-JACOBS.


    City Volunteers | Murrieta, Ca (Murrietaca.gov)


    How to submit your completed community service - Students must bring the Community Service Form to the non-profit organization and have the supervisor sign the form and provide their contact information, type of work completed and the amount of hours earned.  The student needs to sign the form, have their parent sign the form, and then submit this completed form to their MVHS Guidance Technician in the Counseling Office:

    Mrs. Velasquez A-K  bvelasquez@murrieta.k12.ca.us  OR   Mrs. Finch L-Z  CLFinch@murrieta.k12.ca.us

    How many hours do I need?  Students can earn their hours of required community service ONLY  at a NON-PROFIT Organization.  The submitted form must include the student's signature, the parent's signature, and the signature of the agency representative who is authorizing that you have completed community service hours at their organization.


    Are you a NON-profit organizations looking for volunteers?  If you are a representative from a non-profit organization and you would like to solicit teen volunteers from Murrieta Valley High School, please contact the MVHS Counseling office at 951-696-1408 for details on how to promote your needs to our student body. Or email Cara Finch at CLFinch@murrieta.k12.ca.us. Please include a flier with information.

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