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
Dec 6 all-day
NDVets Memorial Day 5K We look for friendly, energetic volunteers to assist with our 5K run/walk. We need volunteers to help with everything from Check-In, staffing water stations, and cheering on walkers and runners along the[...]
Dec 6 @ 8:00 am Hollywood Community Center
Ongoing Volunteer Opportunities VOLUNTEER COACHES (BASKETBALL, SOCCER & INDOOR FLAG FOOTBALL) We are looking for energetic and enthusiastic volunteer coaches who are interested in teaching youth sports. Our program goal is to create a positive[...]
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[...]
Dec 7 @ 9:45 am Harkins Cerritos 16
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[...]
Dec 7 @ 10:00 am Jordan High School
See history before your eyes — and under your feet! Long Beach Heritage will help launch For the Record on November 18, 2019! This interactive timeline takes history to the streets, telling overlooked stories of the heritage[...]
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[...]
Dec 7 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am Vroman's Bookstore
Vroman's favorite storytime guy, Mr. Steve, shares books with little ones every Wednesday and Saturday morning in the kids' section of the store. Ages 2 – 7
Dec 7 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm Los Cerritos Wetlands
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[...]
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,[...]
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[...]
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[...]
Dec 11 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am Vroman's Bookstore
Vroman's favorite storytime guy, Mr. Steve, shares books with little ones every Wednesday and Saturday morning in the kids' section of the store. Ages 2 – 7
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[...]
Dec 12 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm Dana Neighborhood Library
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[...]
Dec 13 @ 8:00 am Hollywood Community Center
Ongoing Volunteer Opportunities VOLUNTEER COACHES (BASKETBALL, SOCCER & INDOOR FLAG FOOTBALL) We are looking for energetic and enthusiastic volunteer coaches who are interested in teaching youth sports. Our program goal is to create a positive[...]
Dec 13 @ 7:00 pm
Would you like to serve as a judge for the Best House decorating contest?   Wrigley Area Neighborhood Alliance (WANA) and Daisy Avenue Christmas Tree Lane are asking for volunteers to help judge in the Best House decorating[...]
Dec 14 @ 8:30 am – 10:30 am Craftsman Village Park
Greetings! ​Join AOC7 for their 2nd Annual Tree Watering and Tree Decorating Event!!!   Help turn 10th Street into Candy Cane Lane! AOC7 is looking for "super volunteers" to join them for their 2nd annual[...]
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[...]
Dec 14 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am 27305 Palos Verdes Drive East Rolling Hills Estates, CA90274
Join us at George F Canyon Nature Center every 3rd Saturday from 10am to 11am for a fun volunteer day for the whole family! Volunteers will learn about environmental stewardship while engaging in fun activities[...]
Dec 14 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am Vroman's Bookstore
Vroman's favorite storytime guy, Mr. Steve, shares books with little ones every Wednesday and Saturday morning in the kids' section of the store. Ages 2 – 7
Dec 14 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
FREE FUN FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY!  Giveaways, games, food, and raffle! KCF carnival english 2019-updated KCF carnival spanish 2019-updated
Dec 14 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm Conservation Corps Building
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,[...]
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[...]
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,[...]
Dec 16 @ 8:00 am – 2:30 pm Inner-City Arts
STUDIO VOLUNTEERISM Studio volunteers work alongside teaching artists to support K-12 students as they explore their own creativity in one of our seven studios: Visual Arts, Ceramics, Creativity Lab, Media Arts, Drama, Dance, and Music.[...]
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[...]
Dec 18 all-day The Center in Hollywood
Regular volunteers commit to serving at The Center 1+ days a week in the capacity of participating in or leading groups, attending coffee hour, cleaning, or assisting with office work. Weekly shifts range from 1.5-8[...]
Dec 18 @ 8:00 am – 2:30 pm Inner-City Arts
STUDIO VOLUNTEERISM Studio volunteers work alongside teaching artists to support K-12 students as they explore their own creativity in one of our seven studios: Visual Arts, Ceramics, Creativity Lab, Media Arts, Drama, Dance, and Music.[...]
Dec 18 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am Vroman's Bookstore
Vroman's favorite storytime guy, Mr. Steve, shares books with little ones every Wednesday and Saturday morning in the kids' section of the store. Ages 2 – 7

How it Works

You can SEARCH by scrolling through the Months or by selecting different Categories or Tag functions. For a totally different view, try the Posterboard or Stream options! Feel free to submit an item for the calendar by clicking the “Submit Your Event / Opportunity” button above at the right-hand side of the page. Questions? Email calendar@bigsunday.org.