Holiday Volunteer Events and Donation Drives

Looking to get involved? You've come to the right place. Whether you want to volunteer or donate items, there are several opportunities listed below.  

 


"Whatever community organization... you will get satisfaction out of doing something to give back to the community that you never get in any other way."

- Ruth Bader Ginsberg


 

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Volunteer With United Way

Holiday Market in Sacramento

United Way will host a free Holiday Market at Robla Elementary School on December 10, 2019 for families in need. Parents will be invited to shop the market and select gifts for their children. All gifts will be donated in advance through United Way California Capital Region's holiday drive. Volunteers will assist with setting up a Holiday Store. This may include unloading and moving boxes to their specified locations and organizing donated gifts. Once complete, volunteers will be available to help parents shop for their children. At "check-out," volunteers will wrap gifts. Volunteers are also tasked with restocking clothing racks or gift tables between family sessions. At the end of the event, volunteers will assist with tear-down. This may include breaking down boxes and picking up trash. There may be miscellaneous tasks throughout day that may be assigned as well.

12/10/19 12:30 PM + more

Holiday Market in Woodland

United Way will host a free Holiday Market at St. Luke's Church on December 12, 2019 for families in need. Parents will be invited to shop the market and selct gifts for their children. All gifts will be donated in advance through United Way California Capital Region's holiday drive. Volunteers will assist with setting up a Holiday Store. This may include unloading and moving boxes to their specified locations and organizing donated gifts. Once complete, volunteers will be available to help parents shop for their children. At "check-out," volunteers will wrap gifts. Volunteers are also tasked with restocking clothing racks or gift tables between family sessions. At the end of the event, volunteers will assist with tear-down. This may include breaking down boxes and picking up trash. There may be miscellaneous tasks throughout day that may be assigned as well.

12/12/19 9:00 AM + more

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United Way Holiday Gift Drive

Santa's Shop for Foster Youth

Make the holidays a little brighter for local foster youth this holiday season. Donate a new, unwrapped gift for Santa's Shop for Foster Youth hosted by United Way. Visit our Amazon Wish List and purchase a gift by December 12, 2019. You can also purchase gifts at your local store and deliver them to United Way local office. The following items are recommended for older youth - gift cards, headphones, toiletry items, and small electronics. The following gifts are recommended for younger children - dolls, racecars, board games and art kits.

Holiday Market in Sacramento

Make the holidays a little brighter for local youth this holiday season. Donate a new, unwrapped gift for Holiday Market at Robla hosted by United Way. Visit our Amazon Wish List and purchase a gift by December 6, 2019. You can also purchase gifts at your local store and deliver them to United Way local office. The following gifts are recommended - shoes (youth size 11 - 4), and coats (Youth XS - Adult S).

Holiday Market in Woodland

Make the holidays a little brighter for local youth this holiday season. Donate a new, unwrapped gift for Holiday Market at St. Luke's hosted by United Way. Visit our Amazon Wish List and purchase a gift by December 6, 2019. You can also purchase gifts at your local store and deliver them to United Way local office. The following gifts are recommended - shoes (youth size 11 - 4), and coats (Youth XS - Adult S).

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Holiday Volunteer Events

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Holiday Donation Drives