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Gain job experience while enriching the lives of those around you. The City of San Jose’s Community Centers need your help in strengthening our community. By simply volunteering your time you will improve the lives of citizens that attend our programs by providing socialization, companionship, and daily assistance within the center. Volunteering is the perfect way to give back to your community.


General Office

Volunteers can use their office skills or develop new office skills while helping their community in one of our office settings. This is a great opportunity to meet new friends and build your office skills. 

Youth Program (Coaches)

We Need Coaches
Volunteer coaches are essential for a successful league. If you are interested in being a volunteer coach, please let us know when you sign up (don’t forget to include your T-shirt size). Anyone coaching teams involving minors is subject to a thorough criminal background check.

All Access Program (Therapeutics)

Volunteers Gain a Rewarding Experience
at our diverse therapeutic recreation programs, serving people with mental and physical disabilities. The centers provide a place for our members to become more self-sufficient, improve self-esteem, develop life skills, and connect with peer.

Active Adults 50+ Program

Want to gain experience for a job? Want to give back to your community? Volunteer for the Department of Parks, Recreation and Neighborhood Services’ Active Adult & Nutrition Program or one of our community centers