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Where are some places to volunteer my time near Salinas, CA?

Volunteer Opportunities in Salinas CA 

The holidays are about being thankful and giving to others. One way to give to your community is by volunteering your time to different organizations. We researched a couple of ways you can volunteer near Salinas. Keep reading to find some volunteer opportunities that will suit you.  

Salinas Animal Shelter 

For those individuals who absolutely love animals, you can share your love and give time to help. The Salinas Animal Shelter is looking for volunteers to help out with cleaning, feeding, socializing and so much more. All volunteers must be 16 years old and have the ability to commit at least two hours a week for six months.  

Foodbank for Monterey County 

The Food Bank for Monterey County relies heavily on volunteers in its effort to donate food to families in need. Every year, volunteers make up more than 40,000 hours of labor to help distribute 7 million pounds of food. Some roles include Office Assistance, Saturday Food Sorts, Warehouse Distribution and much more.  


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Volunteer with the City of Salinas 

The city of Salinas has a variety of traditional and nontraditional volunteer opportunities to help your community. These opportunities are looking for a range of experiences and time commitments. Here is a short list of what opportunities are available: 

  • Literacy Tutor 
  • Park Cleanup 
  • Maintenance Volunteer 
  • Office Clerical Volunteer 
  • And much more! 

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Contact Salinas Toyota today 

We have a variety of vehicles to check out. If you are looking for something with great fuel efficiency or enough to tow supplies around, contact us. We will make sure to find something that is the perfect fit for you.