Service Opportunities

Service as Action Opportunities

(All opportunities are submitted by community members and are not LAUSD sponsored activities)


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Service as Action is not hours based but outcomes-based. The number of service opportunities you complete and submit are based on your ability to articulate in the reflection how you met the following outcomes. Consider these as you plan to do your service. Look below for posted opportunities.

MYP learning outcomes for service

With appropriate guidance and support, MYP students should, through their engagement with service as action:

  • become more aware of their own strengths and areas for growth
  • undertake challenges that develop new skills
  • discuss, evaluate and plan student-initiated activities
  • persevere in action
  • work collaboratively with others
  • develop international-mindedness through global engagement, multilingualism and intercultural understanding
  • consider the ethical implications of their actions.

2019/2020 Opportunities

Ongoing opportunities

PTA Meeting Volunteers

When: 5:30pm-7:30 PM

               General Meetings: 9/11, 11/13, 1/16, 3/11, 4/29

Where: ERHS College Office, 1750 Yosemite Dr. Los Angeles Ca 90041

Contact: Ms. Kevny email:






Human Growth Foundation- Say no to bullying festival

When: Oct 5, 2019

           9:30 am - 3:30 pm

Where: Griffith Park Pettigrew (ranger station/vistor center)

What: Volunteers will assist with:
- Set Up and Break Down
- Face Painting
- Giveaways
- Stage Assistance
- Meet & Greet Assistance
- Red Carpet Assistance
- And More

Volunteers will get free food and refreshments

How: Register  by Sept 20, 2019


PTA babysitting

When: Oct 16, 2019

            6:20 pm - 8:20 pm

Where: Eagle Rock Elementary

            2057 Fair Park Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90041

What: help the PTA babysitter with child care during the meeting.

Contact for sign up: Ms. Zina Denevan  email:


Pumkin Festival

When: Oct 19, 2019 and Oct 20, 2019

           9:00 am - 6:00 pm

Where: Brookside Park located at 360 North Arroyo Blvd. Pasadena, CA 91103 (Near Kidspace in Pasadena)

What: youth (minimum of 14 years old) and adult volunteers to help with the Pumpkin Festival.

How: Register here

Contact: Mary Kenney


Rockdale Elementary Fall Festival

When: Oct 25-26, 2019

           Oct 25 decorating 4pm - 7pm

           Oct 26 set up 10am - 2pm, event 2pm - 5pm, clean up 5 pm - 6 pm


Where: Rockdale Elementary

             1303 Yosemite Dr, Los Angeles, CA 90041

What: Volunteers will assist in decorating a haunted house, set up for event, working the haunted house, bouncy slide, and games, and clean up.

Contact: Christina Havholm  email:


Toland Way Fall Festival

When: Oct 25, 2019

           3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Where: Toland Way Elementary

             4545 Toland Way, Los Angeles, CA 90041

What: Volunteers will assist in running carnival like game booths and/or food sales

Contact: Carol Lum email:


Westminster Child Center Fall Festival

When: Oct 25, 2019

           6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Where: Westminster Child Center

             4848 Eagle Rock Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90041

What: Volunteers will assist in running game booths.

ContactSaira Altamirano   email:


Delevan Harvest Festival

When: Oct 25, 2019

           3:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Where: Delevan Drive Elementary School

             4168 W Ave 42, Los Angeles, CA 90065

What: Volunteers will assist in running activity booths.

Contact: Sarah McGrail   email:


Horticulture Eagle Scout project

When: Dec 7, 2019

           9:00 am - 2:00 pm

Where: Horticulture center in Eagle Rock Jr./Sr. High School

             1750 Yosemite Dr. Los Angeles CA 90041

What: construction of new picnic tables and maintenance of the horticulture center.

Contact: Danner Renfro   Phone: (323) 975 - 4025


Address the Mess in our Nest

When: Dec 14, 2019

          9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Where: Eagle Rock jr./Sr. High School quad

             1750 Yosemite Dr. Los Angeles CA 90041

What: Volunteers will clean up and paint the school. Snacks and water provided.

Contact: Mr. Oswald  email:

2018/2019 Opportunities

Ongoing opportunities

PTA Meeting Volunteers

When: 5:30pm-7:00 PM

               General Meetings: 10/4, 11/1, 12/6, 1/10, 2/7, 3/3, 4/4, 5/2, 6/6

            Board Meetings: 10/18, 11/15, 12/13, 1/17, 2/21, 3/21, 4/25, 5/16 

Where: ERHS College Office, 1750 Yosemite Dr. Los Angeles Ca 90041

Contact: Ms.  Lahmeyer

2018/2019 Opportunities

October Opportunities

Eagle Scout Project: Making Dog leashes

When: October 12, 2018, 7pm-9pm & October 13, 2018, 8am-2pm

Where: Eagle Rock Covenant Church

             1649 Yosemite Dr. Los Angeles CA 90041

Contact: Zachariah Ramos (323) 600-5238


Dahlia Heights Elementary Harvest Festival

When: Saturday, October 20th from 11AM-4PM

Where: Dahlia Heights Elementary, 5063 Floristan Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90041

Contact: Ms. Kim


Toland Way Elementary Fall Festival

What: help run carnival game booths, food sales, and clean up.

When: Friday, October 26, 2018 3:00pm-5:30pm

Where: Toland Way Elementary School

              4545 Toland Way, Los Angeles, CA 90041

Contact: Ms. Lum


Mt. Washington Halloween Carnival

What: Help lead children  through the haunted house or be apart of the haunted house scaring guests. Wear all black if attending (You will be given a mask) and meet with Dawn (Dressed as Fortnite Blue leader).

When: Friday, October 26, 2018. Arrive at 4 event runs from 5:30-8:00

Where: Meet at the MPR (Multi Purpouse room) of Mt. Washington Elementary School.

            Mt. Washington Elementary School

            3981 San Rafael Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90065

Contact: Dawn Dunbar

November Opportunities

We Heart Eagle Rock Shop Small Business Event

When: Saturday, November 24, 2018

Where: TBD

Contact: Dr. Tupta


February Opportunities

Valentine's Day posters for the elementary school

What: We need volunteers to cut and hole punch Valentine’s Day cards and make posters for the elementary school on Januray 31. We need volunteers to work the booth at the Eagle Rock Elementary dance on February 8.

When: Jan 31, 2019 after school and February 8, 2019 from 6-8pm

Where Eagle Rock High School Rm 205 (on Jan 31) and Eagle Rock Elementary (on Feb 8)

Contact: Ms. Clark


March Opportunities

Silverlake Conservatory of Music 5k/10k

What: Volunteers are needed for the 5k/10k run. Helping at water stations, directing people, and cleaning up.

When March 31, 2019 6:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Where: Griffith Park  4730 Crystal Springs Dr. Los Angeles, CA 90027

Contact: Michelle Fierro 




April Opportunities

Noisemaker Award and Benefit

What: Volunteers are needed set up tables and chairs.

When: April 6, 2019 12pm-4pm

Where: Ebell Club 137 S. Avenue 57, Los Angeles CA 90042



Carmela Gomes

(818) 429-8755


June Opportunities

Lummis Day Festival

What: Teams of volunteers help with directing people, working tables, setting up and cleaning up.

When: June 2, 2019 various shifts thorughout the day

Where:  Sycamore Grove Park, 4700 block of N. Figueroa Street, Highland Park





Carmela Gomes

(818) 429-8755


Cedar-Sinai Teen volunteer program

Applications open March 1.  See attached flyer here