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
Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
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Food on Foot Sunday Serving 3:15 pm
Food on Foot Sunday Serving
Dec 1 @ 3:15 pm – 5:00 pm
For over 20 years, Food on Foot has been assisting the homeless by providing nutritious meals, clothing, work opportunities and ultimately the transition to full-time employment and life off the streets. As an awesome volunteer,[...]
2
Day Care Classroom & Office Volunteer Assistant 8:00 am
Day Care Classroom & Office Volunteer Assistant @ L.A. Day Care
Dec 2 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
The Los Angeles Day Care Center provides day care services for low-income families around the garment, flower and produce districts. Volunteers are welcome to assist one or mutiple days to help with the various activities[...]
3
CASA of LA
CASA of LA @ Edmund D. Edelman Children’s Court
Dec 3 all-day
A Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA) is a trained, dedicated and caring community volunteer, who is assigned to work one-on-one with a child in the foster care system. CASAs are sworn in by a dependency court judge to[...]
Mentor with Imagine LA
Mentor with Imagine LA @ The Historic Granada Buildings
Dec 3 all-day
Imagine LA is a non profit organization that recruits, trains and partners with volunteer mentors to help families end the cycle of homelessness through a blend of mentoring and social services. And we are always looking[...]
Day Care Classroom & Office Volunteer Assistant 8:00 am
Day Care Classroom & Office Volunteer Assistant @ L.A. Day Care
Dec 3 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
The Los Angeles Day Care Center provides day care services for low-income families around the garment, flower and produce districts. Volunteers are welcome to assist one or mutiple days to help with the various activities[...]
Fight Hunger at Tuesday’s Farmers Market in Culver City 6:00 pm
Fight Hunger at Tuesday’s Farmers Market in Culver City
Dec 3 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Quick Overview: We are working to fight hunger and food waste in Southern California, and we'd love to have you join us. Mission or Broader Program Description: Food Forward fights hunger and prevents food waste[...]
4
Day Care Classroom & Office Volunteer Assistant 8:00 am
Day Care Classroom & Office Volunteer Assistant @ L.A. Day Care
Dec 4 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
The Los Angeles Day Care Center provides day care services for low-income families around the garment, flower and produce districts. Volunteers are welcome to assist one or mutiple days to help with the various activities[...]
Fight Hunger at Wednesday’s Farmers Market in Santa Monica 11:30 am
Fight Hunger at Wednesday’s Farmers Market in Santa Monica
Dec 4 @ 11:30 am – 2:00 pm
Quick Overview: We are working to fight hunger and food waste in Southern California, and we'd love to have you join us. Mission or Broader Program Description: Food Forward fights hunger and prevents food waste by rescuing[...]
5
Day Care Classroom & Office Volunteer Assistant 8:00 am
Day Care Classroom & Office Volunteer Assistant @ L.A. Day Care
Dec 5 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
The Los Angeles Day Care Center provides day care services for low-income families around the garment, flower and produce districts. Volunteers are welcome to assist one or mutiple days to help with the various activities[...]
6
Day Care Classroom & Office Volunteer Assistant 8:00 am
Day Care Classroom & Office Volunteer Assistant @ L.A. Day Care
Dec 6 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
The Los Angeles Day Care Center provides day care services for low-income families around the garment, flower and produce districts. Volunteers are welcome to assist one or mutiple days to help with the various activities[...]
7
Help Restore Natural Habitats! Volunteer at Starr Ranch Sanctuary 9:00 am
Help Restore Natural Habitats! Volunteer at Starr Ranch Sanctuary
Dec 7 @ 9:00 am – 12:30 pm
Audubon California’s 4000-acre Starr Ranch Sanctuary in southeast Orange County is pleased to invite you to join them as a volunteer "Weed Warrior." Weeds can alter habitats and have negative effects on wildlife. Volunteers help[...]
Harkins Sensory Friendly Screenings 9:45 am
Harkins Sensory Friendly Screenings @ Harkins Cerritos 16
Dec 7 @ 9:45 am
Smallfoot roars into Harkins Cerritos 16,  just a little more softly; the sensory-friendly screening is appropriate for guests affected by autism and sensory processing disorders. One Saturday each month, select Harkins locations present a family-friendly film in an auditorium dedicated to[...]
Help Set Up Daisy Avenue Tree Lane 10:00 am
Help Set Up Daisy Avenue Tree Lane
Dec 7 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Wrigley Area Neighborhood Alliance (WANA), and Daisy Avenue Christmas Tree Lane (CTL) Are Looking for a Few Good Volunteers!   Service Hours opportunity for volunteers over the age of 18 yr. old. Volunteers — they need[...]
Los Cerritos Wetlands Habitat Restoration 10:30 am
Los Cerritos Wetlands Habitat Restoration @ Los Cerritos Wetlands
Dec 7 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
The Aquarium of the Pacific is working together with the Los Cerritos Wetlands Authority to help restore a local wetland in Long Beach. The Aquarium hosts a monthly habitat restoration event at the Los Cerritos[...]
8
Join the Children’s Lifesaving Foundation in Honoring the First CLF Legacy Sponsor 3:00 pm
Food on Foot Sunday Serving 3:15 pm
Food on Foot Sunday Serving
Dec 8 @ 3:15 pm – 5:00 pm
For over 20 years, Food on Foot has been assisting the homeless by providing nutritious meals, clothing, work opportunities and ultimately the transition to full-time employment and life off the streets. As an awesome volunteer,[...]
9
Day Care Classroom & Office Volunteer Assistant 8:00 am
Day Care Classroom & Office Volunteer Assistant @ L.A. Day Care
Dec 9 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
The Los Angeles Day Care Center provides day care services for low-income families around the garment, flower and produce districts. Volunteers are welcome to assist one or mutiple days to help with the various activities[...]
10
Mentor with Imagine LA
Mentor with Imagine LA @ The Historic Granada Buildings
Dec 10 all-day
Imagine LA is a non profit organization that recruits, trains and partners with volunteer mentors to help families end the cycle of homelessness through a blend of mentoring and social services. And we are always looking[...]
Day Care Classroom & Office Volunteer Assistant 8:00 am
Day Care Classroom & Office Volunteer Assistant @ L.A. Day Care
Dec 10 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
The Los Angeles Day Care Center provides day care services for low-income families around the garment, flower and produce districts. Volunteers are welcome to assist one or mutiple days to help with the various activities[...]
“Plant a Tree for the Holidays:” Ridgewood Triangle Neighborhood Tree Planting 9:00 am
“Plant a Tree for the Holidays:” Ridgewood Triangle Neighborhood Tree Planting
Dec 10 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Dear Neighborhood and Community Leaders & Urban Forester Volunteers — Would you like to make a difference for the environment?  Come help plant 100 new street trees in the Ridgewood Triangle neighborhood in Long Beach! Ridgewood Triangle Neighborhood Tree[...]
Fight Hunger at Tuesday’s Farmers Market in Culver City 6:00 pm
Fight Hunger at Tuesday’s Farmers Market in Culver City
Dec 10 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Quick Overview: We are working to fight hunger and food waste in Southern California, and we'd love to have you join us. Mission or Broader Program Description: Food Forward fights hunger and prevents food waste[...]
11
Day Care Classroom & Office Volunteer Assistant 8:00 am
Day Care Classroom & Office Volunteer Assistant @ L.A. Day Care
Dec 11 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
The Los Angeles Day Care Center provides day care services for low-income families around the garment, flower and produce districts. Volunteers are welcome to assist one or mutiple days to help with the various activities[...]
Fight Hunger at Wednesday’s Farmers Market in Santa Monica 11:30 am
Fight Hunger at Wednesday’s Farmers Market in Santa Monica
Dec 11 @ 11:30 am – 2:00 pm
Quick Overview: We are working to fight hunger and food waste in Southern California, and we'd love to have you join us. Mission or Broader Program Description: Food Forward fights hunger and prevents food waste by rescuing[...]
12
Day Care Classroom & Office Volunteer Assistant 8:00 am
Day Care Classroom & Office Volunteer Assistant @ L.A. Day Care
Dec 12 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
The Los Angeles Day Care Center provides day care services for low-income families around the garment, flower and produce districts. Volunteers are welcome to assist one or mutiple days to help with the various activities[...]
Community Conversations on Water Services, Programs and Communications 5:30 pm
Community Conversations on Water Services, Programs and Communications @ Dana Neighborhood Library
Dec 12 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Get a free swag bag for sharing your input on Long Beach Water!   Join Long Beach Water to share your feedback on Long Beach Water’s services and communications. They’ll incorporate what they hear to[...]
13
Day Care Classroom & Office Volunteer Assistant 8:00 am
Day Care Classroom & Office Volunteer Assistant @ L.A. Day Care
Dec 13 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
The Los Angeles Day Care Center provides day care services for low-income families around the garment, flower and produce districts. Volunteers are welcome to assist one or mutiple days to help with the various activities[...]
14
Help Restore Natural Habitats! Volunteer at Starr Ranch Sanctuary 9:00 am
Help Restore Natural Habitats! Volunteer at Starr Ranch Sanctuary
Dec 14 @ 9:00 am – 12:30 pm
Audubon California’s 4000-acre Starr Ranch Sanctuary in southeast Orange County is pleased to invite you to join them as a volunteer "Weed Warrior." Weeds can alter habitats and have negative effects on wildlife. Volunteers help[...]
FREE WORKSHOP: Pay & Benefits Negotiation for women 1:00 pm
FREE WORKSHOP: Pay & Benefits Negotiation for women @ Conservation Corps Building
Dec 14 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
You are invited by the American Association of University Women (AAUW) Long Beach to attend the following:   FREE WORKSHOP Pay & Benefits Negotiation Learn to confidently negotiate your financial future! Be ready for 2020. Saturday,[...]
15
Native Garden Volunteer Day 10:00 am
Native Garden Volunteer Day
Dec 15 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
The mission of CNPS is to conserve California native plants and their natural habitats, and increase understanding, appreciation, and horticultural use of native plants. We achieve this mission at the native garden days at Point[...]
Food on Foot Sunday Serving 3:15 pm
Food on Foot Sunday Serving
Dec 15 @ 3:15 pm – 5:00 pm
For over 20 years, Food on Foot has been assisting the homeless by providing nutritious meals, clothing, work opportunities and ultimately the transition to full-time employment and life off the streets. As an awesome volunteer,[...]
16
Day Care Classroom & Office Volunteer Assistant 8:00 am
Day Care Classroom & Office Volunteer Assistant @ L.A. Day Care
Dec 16 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
The Los Angeles Day Care Center provides day care services for low-income families around the garment, flower and produce districts. Volunteers are welcome to assist one or mutiple days to help with the various activities[...]
17
Mentor with Imagine LA
Mentor with Imagine LA @ The Historic Granada Buildings
Dec 17 all-day
Imagine LA is a non profit organization that recruits, trains and partners with volunteer mentors to help families end the cycle of homelessness through a blend of mentoring and social services. And we are always looking[...]
Day Care Classroom & Office Volunteer Assistant 8:00 am
Day Care Classroom & Office Volunteer Assistant @ L.A. Day Care
Dec 17 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
The Los Angeles Day Care Center provides day care services for low-income families around the garment, flower and produce districts. Volunteers are welcome to assist one or mutiple days to help with the various activities[...]
Fight Hunger at Tuesday’s Farmers Market in Culver City 6:00 pm
Fight Hunger at Tuesday’s Farmers Market in Culver City
Dec 17 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Quick Overview: We are working to fight hunger and food waste in Southern California, and we'd love to have you join us. Mission or Broader Program Description: Food Forward fights hunger and prevents food waste[...]
18
Day Care Classroom & Office Volunteer Assistant 8:00 am
Day Care Classroom & Office Volunteer Assistant @ L.A. Day Care
Dec 18 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
The Los Angeles Day Care Center provides day care services for low-income families around the garment, flower and produce districts. Volunteers are welcome to assist one or mutiple days to help with the various activities[...]
Fight Hunger at Wednesday’s Farmers Market in Santa Monica 11:30 am
Fight Hunger at Wednesday’s Farmers Market in Santa Monica
Dec 18 @ 11:30 am – 2:00 pm
Quick Overview: We are working to fight hunger and food waste in Southern California, and we'd love to have you join us. Mission or Broader Program Description: Food Forward fights hunger and prevents food waste by rescuing[...]
19
Day Care Classroom & Office Volunteer Assistant 8:00 am
Day Care Classroom & Office Volunteer Assistant @ L.A. Day Care
Dec 19 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
The Los Angeles Day Care Center provides day care services for low-income families around the garment, flower and produce districts. Volunteers are welcome to assist one or mutiple days to help with the various activities[...]
Long Beach Police Department South Division Community Forum/Holiday Mixer 6:00 pm
Long Beach Police Department South Division Community Forum/Holiday Mixer
Dec 19 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Please join the Long Beach Police Department for their next South Division Community Forum. This is a great opportunity for community and business leaders to become engaged with members of the Long Beach Police Department[...]
20
Day Care Classroom & Office Volunteer Assistant 8:00 am
Day Care Classroom & Office Volunteer Assistant @ L.A. Day Care
Dec 20 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
The Los Angeles Day Care Center provides day care services for low-income families around the garment, flower and produce districts. Volunteers are welcome to assist one or mutiple days to help with the various activities[...]
21
Nothin’ but Sand 10:00 am
Nothin’ but Sand @ Different L.A. County beach each month. Check RSVP page for specific dates/locations
Dec 21 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Our monthly all-ages beach cleanup bonanza, 10 a.m. to noon on the third Saturday of every month except December. Beach cleanups are a great experience for you and your family, friends and co-workers to get[...]
La Posada – A traditional Mexican holiday celebration 4:00 pm
La Posada – A traditional Mexican holiday celebration @ Francis Avenue Garden
Dec 21 @ 4:00 pm
The Board of Urban Partners Los Angeles would like to invite the community to a very special  upcoming La Posada event on Sat. December 21, 2019.  This is a traditional Mexican holiday celebration! It starts[...]
Learn how to advocate for an abused and neglected child! 6:00 pm
Learn how to advocate for an abused and neglected child! @ Beach Cities Health District
Dec 21 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Learn how to advocate for an abused and neglected child! @ Beach Cities Health District | Redondo Beach | California | United States
About A Court Appointed Special Advocate (or CASA) volunteer makes a difference for children in foster care. CASA volunteers are paired to work one-on-one with a child and ensure they have the services and support[...]
22
Food on Foot Sunday Serving 3:15 pm
Food on Foot Sunday Serving
Dec 22 @ 3:15 pm – 5:00 pm
For over 20 years, Food on Foot has been assisting the homeless by providing nutritious meals, clothing, work opportunities and ultimately the transition to full-time employment and life off the streets. As an awesome volunteer,[...]
23
Day Care Classroom & Office Volunteer Assistant 8:00 am
Day Care Classroom & Office Volunteer Assistant @ L.A. Day Care
Dec 23 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
The Los Angeles Day Care Center provides day care services for low-income families around the garment, flower and produce districts. Volunteers are welcome to assist one or mutiple days to help with the various activities[...]
24
Mentor with Imagine LA
Mentor with Imagine LA @ The Historic Granada Buildings
Dec 24 all-day
Imagine LA is a non profit organization that recruits, trains and partners with volunteer mentors to help families end the cycle of homelessness through a blend of mentoring and social services. And we are always looking[...]
Day Care Classroom & Office Volunteer Assistant 8:00 am
Day Care Classroom & Office Volunteer Assistant @ L.A. Day Care
Dec 24 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
The Los Angeles Day Care Center provides day care services for low-income families around the garment, flower and produce districts. Volunteers are welcome to assist one or mutiple days to help with the various activities[...]
Fight Hunger at Tuesday’s Farmers Market in Culver City 6:00 pm
Fight Hunger at Tuesday’s Farmers Market in Culver City
Dec 24 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Quick Overview: We are working to fight hunger and food waste in Southern California, and we'd love to have you join us. Mission or Broader Program Description: Food Forward fights hunger and prevents food waste[...]
25
Day Care Classroom & Office Volunteer Assistant 8:00 am
Day Care Classroom & Office Volunteer Assistant @ L.A. Day Care
Dec 25 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
The Los Angeles Day Care Center provides day care services for low-income families around the garment, flower and produce districts. Volunteers are welcome to assist one or mutiple days to help with the various activities[...]
Fight Hunger at Wednesday’s Farmers Market in Santa Monica 11:30 am
Fight Hunger at Wednesday’s Farmers Market in Santa Monica
Dec 25 @ 11:30 am – 2:00 pm
Quick Overview: We are working to fight hunger and food waste in Southern California, and we'd love to have you join us. Mission or Broader Program Description: Food Forward fights hunger and prevents food waste by rescuing[...]
26
Day Care Classroom & Office Volunteer Assistant 8:00 am
Day Care Classroom & Office Volunteer Assistant @ L.A. Day Care
Dec 26 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
The Los Angeles Day Care Center provides day care services for low-income families around the garment, flower and produce districts. Volunteers are welcome to assist one or mutiple days to help with the various activities[...]
Wrigley Area Neighborhood Alliance (WANA), and Daisy Avenue Christmas Tree Lane (CTL) 10:00 am
Wrigley Area Neighborhood Alliance (WANA), and Daisy Avenue Christmas Tree Lane (CTL) @ Meet at Hill Street and Daisy Avenue.
Dec 26 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Wrigley Area Neighborhood Alliance (WANA), and Daisy Avenue Christmas Tree Lane (CTL) are Looking for 25 Good Volunteers to help take down the figurines, fencing, stakes, etc.   Thursday, December 26, 2019, 10:00 a.m. to[...]
27
Day Care Classroom & Office Volunteer Assistant 8:00 am
Day Care Classroom & Office Volunteer Assistant @ L.A. Day Care
Dec 27 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
The Los Angeles Day Care Center provides day care services for low-income families around the garment, flower and produce districts. Volunteers are welcome to assist one or mutiple days to help with the various activities[...]
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Food on Foot Sunday Serving 3:15 pm
Food on Foot Sunday Serving
Dec 29 @ 3:15 pm – 5:00 pm
For over 20 years, Food on Foot has been assisting the homeless by providing nutritious meals, clothing, work opportunities and ultimately the transition to full-time employment and life off the streets. As an awesome volunteer,[...]
30
Day Care Classroom & Office Volunteer Assistant 8:00 am
Day Care Classroom & Office Volunteer Assistant @ L.A. Day Care
Dec 30 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
The Los Angeles Day Care Center provides day care services for low-income families around the garment, flower and produce districts. Volunteers are welcome to assist one or mutiple days to help with the various activities[...]
31
CASA of LA
CASA of LA @ Edmund D. Edelman Children’s Court
Dec 31 all-day
A Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA) is a trained, dedicated and caring community volunteer, who is assigned to work one-on-one with a child in the foster care system. CASAs are sworn in by a dependency court judge to[...]
Mentor with Imagine LA
Mentor with Imagine LA @ The Historic Granada Buildings
Dec 31 all-day
Imagine LA is a non profit organization that recruits, trains and partners with volunteer mentors to help families end the cycle of homelessness through a blend of mentoring and social services. And we are always looking[...]
Day Care Classroom & Office Volunteer Assistant 8:00 am
Day Care Classroom & Office Volunteer Assistant @ L.A. Day Care
Dec 31 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
The Los Angeles Day Care Center provides day care services for low-income families around the garment, flower and produce districts. Volunteers are welcome to assist one or mutiple days to help with the various activities[...]
Fight Hunger at Tuesday’s Farmers Market in Culver City 6:00 pm
Fight Hunger at Tuesday’s Farmers Market in Culver City
Dec 31 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Quick Overview: We are working to fight hunger and food waste in Southern California, and we'd love to have you join us. Mission or Broader Program Description: Food Forward fights hunger and prevents food waste[...]

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