Big Sunday happily welcomes you to Our Really Big Community Calendar

We try to include all kinds of volunteering and helping opportunities for all kinds of interests, talents, passions, and ages! As you’ll see, these include volunteering opportunities (one-time and long-term) as well as the chance to support a nonprofit by attending fundraising events. Plus, of course, we include all of Big Sunday’s homegrown events, too! Whoever you are, and whatever you do, there is someone out there who could use your help.

If you have questions about our calendar, or would like to add a listing, please contact calendar@bigsunday.org or submit your event/opportunity via the button below.

Big Sunday Event Giving Opportunity! One-time Volunteer Opportunity Ongoing Volunteer Opportunity
Feb
11
Sat
Care for Trees in Our Urban Forest! @ Contact Charming/register for location details.
Feb 11 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Join TREE MUSKETEERS Tree Team and youth leaders on the second and fourth Saturday of the month to care for trees in El Segundo's urban forests!

Activities include watering, mulching, weeding, pruning and litter abatement. Tree Musketeers provides the tools and know-how, you just need to come ready to "dig in" to your community.

Youth 10-17 unaccompanied by parents must submit a parent consent form online here: https://treemusketeers.org/parental-consent-form/. Youth under 10 must be accompanied.

Youth Planting Supervisor Training (Youth 10-18) @ Tree Musketeers Youth LEADership Center
Feb 11 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Be an environmental leader with Tree Musketeers! This four-hour training covers leading volunteers young and old, ISA standards for tree planting and more about how young people are taking charge in the environmental movement. Trainees will earn a Supervisor certificate at the LEAD Graduation Ceremony after satisfactory class completion and putting their new skills to work at a planting. In addition to leading tree plantings, Youth Planting Supervisors serve as representatives and leaders of TREE MUSKETEERS and the environmental movement at tree care events, fairs and other events.

Register today!

Feb
13
Mon
Mentor Youth Leaders @ Tree Musketeers Youth LEADership Center
Feb 13 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm

At TREE MUSKETEERS kids are boss, but adult volunteers looking to support youth leaders can put their "Back Seat Driving" skills into action by joining the Adult Partner Team! This is also a great opportunity for you to volunteer with your child whether they are a general volunteer or Youth Planting Supervisor. Pick your schedule as you go, but folks who can help at Tree Musketeer's annual tree planting event, Arbor Day Celebration in March, are especially needed.

Register for the orientation through Tree Musketeer's website, email Volunteers@TreeMusketeers.org or call 310-322-0263 for more info.

Feb
18
Sat
Mentor Youth Leaders @ Tree Musketeers Youth LEADership Center
Feb 18 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

At TREE MUSKETEERS kids are boss, but adult volunteers looking to support youth leaders can put their "Back Seat Driving" skills into action by joining the Adult Partner Team! This is also a great opportunity for you to volunteer with your child whether they are a general volunteer or Youth Planting Supervisor. Pick your schedule as you go, but folks who can help at Tree Musketeer's annual tree planting event, Arbor Day Celebration in March, are especially needed.

Register for the orientation through the Tree Musketeer website, email Volunteers@TreeMusketeers.org or call 310-322-0263 for more info.

Mar
11
Sat
El Segundo’s 30th Annual Arbor Day Celebration @ Contact Charming for location details.
Mar 11 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm

Join Tree Musketeers in celebrating 30 years of youth-led environmental work in the South Bay and around the world. Lend a hand by planting and caring for trees along Imperial Highway in El Segundo!

Register through the Tree Musketeer website: https://treemusketeers.org/2017/arbor-day-is-on-its-way-2/

Apr
26
Wed
PATH Comedy Show @ The Comedy Store
Apr 26 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm

Join PATH for a night of laughs at the historic Comedy Store in Hollywood. The lineup will include 8 international headliners and all proceeds go to PATH to help end homelessness. Get your tickets here!

Comedians:

  • Neal Brennan – Co-creator of Chapelle show
  • Darren Carter – Late Show, Comedy Central
  • Vargus Mason – HBO, Disney's Lion Guard
  • Ty Barnett – Last Comic Standing, Tosh.0
  • Niki Glazer – Jimmy Kimmel, Conan
  • Erik Myers – Court Ordered, Andrew Dice Clay's Blue Show

There is $8 validated parking just west of the Comedy Store on the south side of Sunset:

SP+ Parking
8570 W. Sunset Blvd., West Hollywood CA 90069

Event is in Main Room. 21 and over admitted.

PATH’s mission is to end homelessness for individuals, families, and communities. PATH does this by building affordable housing and providing supportive services throughout California. In the past four years, PATH has helped nearly 7,000 people move off the streets and into permanent homes.

May
7
Sun
The Jasons’ Comedy Show Benefiting Big Sunday @ Flappers Comedy Club Burbank
May 7 @ 7:00 pm

Join comedy duo The Jasons in their benefit comedy show on May 7th in support of non-profit organization Big Sunday.  You won’t want to miss it! Tickets are $20 and are available here: http://www.flapperscomedy.com/site/indexT.php?pg=seats_page&id=40357

Jul
23
Sun
Murder Mystery Dinner @ Rosa Mexicano
Jul 23 all-day
Murder Mystery Dinner @ Rosa Mexicano | Los Angeles | California | United States

The Experts in Mystery Entertainment are now performing live public and private interactive murder mystery dinner shows in Los Angeles and surrounding areas throughout California. Join them for a night of intrigue, deception, and delicious food in this comedic thriller!

Dec
8
Sat
Volunteer (21+) at the Santa Monica Pub Crawl @ Third Street Promenade
Dec 8 @ 4:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Volunteer (21+) at the Santa Monica Pub Crawl @ Third Street Promenade | Santa Monica | California | United States

Volunteers 21 & over are needed on Saturday, December 8, 2018 to help with the 10th Annual Santa Monica Pub Crawl. To sign up, please fill out our volunteer form at the following link: https://goo.gl/forms/fCumLGirAzaLTBpl2

This event is a pub crawl in Santa Monica to kickoff the holiday season and raise funds for Westside Food Bank. Proceeds from last year's pub crawl provided over 100,000 meals for local individuals & families in need. There will be 4 starting locations in Santa Monica: Main Street, Ocean Ave, 3rd Street Promenade and Wilshire Blvd. It's a fun, festive atmosphere and volunteers get a free wristband to participate in the event after their shift.

Volunteers are needed to help check in preregistered participants, take payments from new participants, distribute wristbands, sell Santa hats and collect donations. Volunteers must have good people skills and can help manage crowds. Volunteers are encouraged to dress in holiday costumes & festive holiday clothing. Volunteers are also needed during the After Party shift which is 9:00pm-12:30am.

To learn more about the Santa Monica Pub Crawl, please visit: santamonicapubcrawl.com

Mar
30
Sat
Stand Up Against Domestic Violence – An Evening of Comedy! @ The Colony Theatre
Mar 30 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Stand Up Against Domestic Violence - An Evening of Comedy! @ The Colony Theatre | Burbank | California | United States

Please join us on Saturday, March 30, 2019 for a night of light and laughter as we raise much needed funds to support the programs and services provided by Haven Hills. Location is at the Colony Theatre, 555 N 3rd Street, Burbank, CA 91502. Doors open at 6:30pm for VIP, and 7:00pm for General Admission.

Since 1977, Haven Hills has provided safety and support to Survivors of domestic violence. We offer shelter, crisis intervention, counseling, advocacy, and activities supporting increased economic opportunity to over 2,500 women and men each year.

This event is hosted by Richy Lewis, Comic Cure: Comedy for a Cause. The evening will include a night of laughter and entertainment by Al Jackson (Daily Blast Live), Brian Kiley (Conan O’Brien), Alex Mandelberg, and celebrity Mary Lynn Rajskub as the headliner (FOX’s 24 and The Larry Sanders Show) and will include:

➢ Cocktail Reception: VIP Only Cocktail Reception starting at 6:30pm for our sponsors and VIP ticket holders to take place before the doors open at 7:00pm to the general public. Food and drink will be provided.

➢ Comedy Event: This event is expected to draw more than 200 attendees from across Los Angeles and will include a silent auction, a live auction and an evening of laughter!

For any questions, please contact Cristina Nissen, Development Associate, cnissen@havenhills.org, or 818-887-7481 ext. 121.

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