Projects 2017


Community: Yardwork For Local Seniors

Community • Elderly Assistance • Landscaping

We have a list of clients who need help maintaining their yards.

If you have a mower or other gardening implements, please let us know. We can provide your group(s) with any tools that are needed. Once you contact us about this area of community help, we will help to match you with one of several clients!

10 Volunteers Already Committed / 20 Volunteers needed

Union City, Newark & Fremont
Saturday, October 28, 2017 | 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM

Register for this project – indicate yardwork on the form!


Central Park: Teen Center

Community • Youth • Landscaping

We’ll be re-landscaping the Teen Center courtyard.

10 years or older only, please!

0 Volunteers Already Committed / 15 Volunteers needed

40000 Paseo Padre Parkway (Upper Boathouse Dock), Fremont, CA 94538
Saturday, October 28, 2017 | 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Register for this project – indicate Teen Center on the form!


Central Park: Fremont Community Center

Community • Environment • Landscaping

We’ll be landscaping the front of the community center with tress, grasses and sheet mulch.

Gardening tools, gloves and safety glasses are recommended.

1 Volunteers Already Committed /Volunteers needed

40000 Paseo Padre Parkway (Upper Boathouse Dock), Fremont, CA 94538
Saturday, October 28, 2017 | 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Register for this project – indicate Community Center on the form!


Oliveira Elementary School: Beautification

Community • Education • Landscaping

We’ll be gardening around the school grounds and cleaning classrooms – the school will be beautiful at the end of the big day!

It would be very helpful to bring the following supplies: gardening gloves, brooms, shovels & pruning shears.

5 Volunteers Already Committed / 40 Volunteers needed

4180 Alder Ave, Fremont, CA 94536
Saturday, October 28, 2017 | 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Register for this project – indicate Oliveira on the form!


Patterson Elementary School Beautification

Community • Education • Landscaping

We would like to add inspirational gardens and wall murals to not only beautify our school but provide a source of teaching those who may not have ever been a part of putting their hands in the earth or collaborating with others while painting long lasting and memorable artwork to our school walls. It is our hope to bring families together and build a larger sense of community among our students, parents and teachers.

42 Volunteers Already Committed / 60 Volunteers needed

35521 Cabrillo Drive, Fremont, CA 94536
Saturday, October 28, 2017 | 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM

Register for this project – indicate Patterson on the form!


Community: Tree Removal For Local Senior

Community • Elderly Assistance

We have an elderly client who needs help removing a tree from her property, which has become a code violation.

If you own a chainsaw and are willing to help, please contact us!

0 Volunteers Already Committed /Volunteers needed

Fremont
Saturday, October 28, 2017 | 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Register at this link by indicating Chainsaw on the form, or call us at (510) 796-7378 to help an elderly person.


Compassionate Fremont Food Drive

Community • Homeless/Family Assistance • Donations

Celebrate the spirit of compassion by donating to the TCV food bank.

We need seasonal non-perishable food items: stuffing, canned green beans, canned corn, cranberry sauce and cream of mushroom soup. Also appreciated are donations of pet food and diapers.

There are three drop-off locations:

Islamic Center of Fremont – 4039 Irvington Avenue, Fremont, CA 94538
St. Joseph Church – 43148 Mission Boulevard, Fremont, CA 94539
Community of Christ – 34050 Paseo Padre Pkwy, Fremont, CA 94555

Saturday, October 28, 2017 | 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM

No registration needed, please donate what you can on Saturday, October 28!


Drive: Crossroads Church – Mommy Packs!

Community • Homeless/Family Assistance

Crossroads Church will be putting together mommy packs. Volunteers can either donate the materials needed, or help construct the packs themselves.

Items needed for the packs: chapstick/lip gloss, perfume/body splash/spray/body wash, bath salts/beads/bubbles, hand sanitizer, loofa/puffs, makeup sponges, gum, etc.

30 Volunteers Already Committed / 30 Volunteers needed

41386 Fremont Boulevard, Fremont, CA 94538
Saturday, October 28, 2017 | 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM

No registration needed, we are full – we still need donations!


Drive: Emergency Hygiene Pack Drive

Community • Family & Homeless Assistance • Donations

There are several churches that will be constructing hygiene packs which will be given to homeless and low-income families. The packs consist of compact toiletry items such as toothpaste and disposable razors.

If you are interested in joining a group already making amenity packs let us know. Also let us know if you are interested in starting your own group!

During the days leading up to the event, we can take amenity packs at our office in downtown Fremont (address below). On the day of the event, we will have bins placed in the parking lot at that same address.

There is always a need for hygiene packs!

39155 Liberty Street #H840, Fremont, CA 94538
Saturday, October 28, 2017 | 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Register for this project – indicate Amenities on the form!


Drive: Emergency Snack Pack Drive

Community • Family & Homeless Assistance • Donations

There are several churches that will be constructing snack packs which will be given to homeless and low-income families. The packs will contain healthy snacks and other goodies.

If you are interested in joining a group already making snack packs let us know. Also let us know if you are interested in starting your own group!

During the days leading up to the event, we can take snack packs at our office in downtown Fremont (address below). On the day of the event, we will have bins placed in the parking lot at that same address.

There is always a need for snack packs!

39155 Liberty Street #H840, Fremont, CA 94538
Saturday, October 28, 2017 | 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Register for this project – indicate Snack Packs on the form!


Drive: Emergency Warming Center Supply Drive

Community • Homeless Assistance • Donations

Every year when inclement weather arrives or the temperature drops below 40 degrees, we open the Emergency Warming Center which is located in the Senior Center at Lake Elizabeth.

We are accepting donations of towels, socks, toiletries, hygiene products, underwear (men’s and women’s) of all sizes, sweats, rain ponchos and new sleeping bags.

There is always a need for supplies to give the homeless relief from the weather!

39155 Liberty Street #H840, Fremont, CA 94538
Saturday, October 28, 2017 | 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Register for this project – indicate Warming Center on the form!


Drive: Footprints Shoe Drive

Community • Family & Homeless Assistance • Donations

Do you have new or gently used shoes? We can distribute them to families in need or to homeless people!

During the days leading up to the event, we can take shoes at our office in downtown Fremont (address below). On the day of the event, we will have bins placed in the parking lot at that same address.

There is always a need for shoes!

39155 Liberty Street #H840, Fremont, CA 94538
Saturday, October 28, 2017 | 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM

Register and let us know if you have shoes – indicate Shoe Drive on the form!


Drive: Home of Christ 3 – Diaper Drive

Community • Family Assistance • Diapers

Home of Christ is organizing a Diaper Drive – diapers are in very high demand – Sizes 3 – 6 are needed the most.

Check back soon for more details regarding this project.

Low-income families are helped greatly when provided with diapers!

4248 Solar Way, Fremont, CA 94538
Saturday, October 28, 2017 | 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM

No registration needed, we are full – we still need donations!


Drive: Home of Christ 3 – Specialty Mommy Packs!

Community • Homeless/Family Assistance

Home of Christ 3 is assimilating unique packs with mom friendly gifts to provide to mothers who are picking up diapers at Compassion Network.

30 Volunteers Already Committed / 30 Volunteers needed

4248 Solar Way, Fremont, CA 94538
Saturday, October 28, 2017 | 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM

No registration needed, we are full – we still need donations!


Drive: Islamic Center of Fremont: Socks, Gloves and Winter Hats Drive

Community • Family/Homeless Assistance • Clothing

The Islamic Centre of Fremont is collecting new socks, gloves and winter hats for the community. They will distribute these items to Salaam Food Pantry, Abode shelter, and to TriCity Volunteer’s shelter.

They will have drop-off boxes for the drive on October 28th in the parking lot at the address indicated below.

The winter season is rough without proper clothing, please donate!

4039 Irvington Avenue, Fremont, CA, 94536
Saturday, October 28, 2017 | 9:00 AM – 12:30 PM

Register for this project – indicate ICF Socks on the form!


Drive: Tri-City Free Breakfast Program – Peanut Butter Drive

Community • Family Assistance • Food

We’re asking kind donors to drop off one pound jars of peanut butter to help those less fortunate. Let’s beat last year’s record donation of 301 pounds of peanut butter and show some love!

Why One Pound Jars? 1-lb jars of peanut butter provide stable healthy protein that doesn’t need refrigeration and are easily transported. Larger jars will be accepted, but they are not as useful to our clients.

Everybody loves peanut butter!

4181 Irvington Avenue, Fremont, CA 94538
Saturday, October 28, 2017 | 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Register for this project – indicate Peanut Butter on the form!


Drive: Warm Springs Elementary School – Diaper Drive

Community • Family Assistance • Diapers

Warm Springs Elementary School staff, parents and students will collect diapers for struggling families in the community.

Low-income families are helped greatly when provided with diapers!

47370 Warm Springs Boulevard, Fremont, CA 94539
All Week leading up to and including Make a Difference Day (10/23 – 10/28)

No registration needed, we are full – we still need donations!


Drive: Youth & Family Services Sock Drive

Community • Homeless/Family Assistance • Clothing

Youth & Family Services are collecting socks – the drop-off point will be at the FRC (address below). When it gets cold and wet, socks will be the most important article of clothing. Your donations will be very helpful!

The most needed size will be Mens 10-12 but all socks are appreciated! NOTE: WE WILL BE COLLECTING SOCKS HERE AT THE FRC UNTIL TUESDAY (10/31)

There is always a need for socks, especially in the winter!

39155 Liberty Street (Parking Lot), Fremont, CA 94538
Saturday, October 28, 2017 – Tuesday, October 31, 2017 | 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM

No registration needed, please donate!


Event: Cedars Church Giftique

Community • Seasonal

Over 45 tables of Handmade Halloween, Thanksgiving and Christmas Items. Live music, door prizes every hour.

38325 Cedar Boulevard, Newark CA 94560
Saturday, October 28, 2017 | 9:30 AM – 3:00 PM

No registration needed, come and have a blast!


Event: Fall Family Fesitival

Community • Family

Free event for community, cake walk, music, food, bounce houses, face painting, prizes, trunk or treat. Everyone welcome.

Fremont Community Church: 39700 Mission Blvd, Fremont, CA 94539
Saturday, October 28, 2017 | 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM

No registration needed, come and have a great time!


EVENT: Grand Opening for HeniFitness!

Community • Event • Fitness

This will be the grand opening of HeniFitness in downtown Niles! We will be offering free demo classes – each running 15 minutes in length. The demos will give the community a chance to meet all of the staff and to preview what will be offered.

The goal of the gym is to provide a center of health and wellness to the community but also to bring the community together through events and by supporting local groups and non-profits. Water will be provided and possibly food.

37161 Niles Boulevard, Unit B, Fremont, CA 94536
Saturday, October 28, 2017 | 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM

No registration needed, swing by and be a part of our grand opening!


Event: Harvest Festival Trunk or Treat (Harbor Light)

Community • Seasonal

There will be a kids costume contest, games, a balloon artist, and prizes – this is a free event for the community!

100 Volunteers Already Committed / 100 Volunteers needed

Hosted by Harbor Light Church
4760 Thornton Ave, Fremont, CA 94536

Sunday, October 29, 2017 | 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM

No registration needed, come and enjoy the festivities!


Event: Harvest Festival Trunk or Treat (IFGF / Mission Springs Community Church)

Community • Seasonal

There will be a kids costume contest, games, balloon artist, and prizes! This is a free event for the community.

Hosted by Mission Springs Community Church
48989 Milmont Drive, Fremont, CA, 94538

Saturday, October 28, 2017 | 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM

No registration needed, come and enjoy the festivities!


Event: Pumpkin Patch Party

Community • Seasonal

This is a free event for the community. We’ll have super nachos, games, inflatables and special guests!

Hosted by Bridges Community Church
506 Driscoll Road, Fremont, CA 94539

Saturday, October 28, 2017 | 5:30 PM – 8:00 PM

No registration needed, come and enjoy the festivities!


EVENT: South Bay Community Church, Harvest Festival!

Community • Event • Culture

South Bay Community Church’s free event!! In addition to the games and candy give away, we have a peace theme in recognition of the India celebration this month of Diwali and Gandhi’s birthday.

0 Volunteers Already Committed / 15 Volunteers needed

47385 Warm Springs Blvd, Fremont, CA 94539
Saturday, October 28, 2017 | 10:00 AM – 12:30 PM

Register for this project – indicate Harvest on the form!


Good Shepherd South Asian Ministry: Beautification

Community • Church Assistance • Landscaping

Volunteers will be using hand tools or power tools to cut down low hanging branches that block the view of drivers, pedestrians and present access issues on the sidewalk. They will then pile the branches and put them in the green organics waste bin.

We will provide snacks, cool drinks for appreciation of their work.

5 Volunteers Already Committed / 10 Volunteers needed

4211 Carol Avenue, Fremont, CA 94538
Saturday, October 28, 2017 | 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM

Register for this project – indicate Good Shepherd on the form!


Roberts Avenue Dry Creek Clean Up

Community • Environment • Landscaping

The Roberts Avenue Dry Creek is a native plant project that has been ongoing for almost 15 years. We are establishing a native habitat that all can enjoy from a simple stroll along a sidewalk. We need some help to do a cleanup before the rains. Weed and trim, landscape, strip and creek clean up. Remove Ivy, garbage, and trim bushes and trees.

0 Volunteers Already Committed / 40 Volunteers needed

Roberts ave, Fremont, from Haven to Carol
41600 Roberts Avenue, Fremont, CA

Saturday, October 28, 2017 | 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM

Register for this project – indicate Roberts on the form!


Steven Millard Elementary School: Campus Beautification

Community • Education • Landscaping

The volunteers will be helping clean all the window shutters at Steven Millar Elementary School. In addition to that we will be cleaning up some flower beds in school.
Volunteers of all ages are welcome.

We are looking for donations like – cleaning supplies (buckets, sponges, gloves, cleaning solution) and maybe breakfast items and water for the volunteers.

0 Volunteers / 10 Volunteers Needed!

5200 Valpey Park Ave, Fremont, CA 94538
Saturday, October 28, 2017 | 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Register for this project – indicate Millard on the form!


Sunrise Emergency Shelter: Painting Project

Community • Homeless Assistance • Painting

We are looking for volunteers that will paint the office and other areas of the shelter.

You must like to paint! No age restrictions.

13 Volunteers Already Committed / 15 Volunteers needed

588 Brown Road, Fremont, CA 94539
Saturday, October 28, 2017 | 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Register for this project – indicate Sunrise Painting on the form!


Sunrise Emergency Shelter: Gardening Project

Community • Homeless Assistance • Landscaping

We are looking for volunteers that will help improve the landscape of the shelter. This is a gardening project.

You must like to garden! We will be weeding and trimming vegetation. No age restrictions.

10 Volunteers Already Committed / 15 Volunteers needed

588 Brown Road, Fremont, CA 94539
Saturday, October 28, 2017 | 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Register for this project – indicate Sunrise Gardening on the form!


FULL!!! – American High School Gardening

Community • Education • Landscaping

Resonate Church is teaming up with American High School in an effort to give back to our community. We’ll be taking on many significant projects on that day to help develop our church family’s service and leadership while we show our city what unconditional love looks like. Come be a part and help MAKE A DIFFERENCE!

All the supplies will be provided by our church as well as the school district. This project will fill up quickly!

150 Volunteers Already Committed / 150 Volunteers needed

36300 Fremont Boulevard, Fremont, CA 94536
Saturday, October 28, 2017 | 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM

No registration needed, we are full – thank you Resonate!


FULL!!! – Bike Repair for Homeless and Struggling families

Community • Family

Volunteers will work on bikes from local struggling individuals.

50 Volunteers Already Committed / 50 Volunteers needed

505 Driscoll Road, Fremont, CA, 94539
Saturday, October 28, 2017 | 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM

No registration needed, we are full – thank you Bridges Church!


FULL!!! – Cabrillo Elementary School: Beautification

Community • Education • Landscaping

Resonate Church is once again teaming up with Cabrillo Elementary School in an effort to give back to our community. We’ll be taking on many significant projects on that day to help develop our church family’s service and leadership while we show our city what unconditional love looks like. Come be a part and help MAKE A DIFFERENCE!

All the supplies will be provided by our church as well as the school district. This project will fill up quickly!

300 Volunteers Already Committed / 300 Volunteers needed

36700 San Pedro Drive, Fremont, CA 94536
Saturday, October 28, 2017 | 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM

No registration needed, we are full – thank you Resonate!


FULL!!! – Central Park: Boathouse Dock Bench Assembly

Community • Environment

There are 4 park benches that need to be assembled – the pieces are pre-cut.

This project requires a trailer of some sort, gloves and safety glasses.

5 Volunteers /Volunteers Needed!

40000 Paseo Padre Parkway (Upper Boathouse Dock), Fremont, CA 94538
Saturday, October 28, 2017 | 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM

No registration needed, we are full – thank you Cedars Church!


FULL!!! – Central Park: Litter Pickup

Community • Environment • Beautification

We’ll be picking up litter along the creeks and lake perimeter in Central Park.

50 Volunteers Already Committed / 50 Volunteers needed

40224 Paseo Padre Parkway , Fremont, CA 94538
Saturday, October 28, 2017 | 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM

No registration needed, we are full – thank you Cub Scouts & Girl Scouts!


FULL!!! – Central Park: Tree Planting

Community • Environment • Landscaping

We’ll be planting 10 trees throughout Central Park!

Gardening tools, gloves and safety glasses are recommended.

15 Volunteers Already Committed / 15 Volunteers needed

40000 Paseo Padre Parkway, Fremont, CA 94538
Saturday, October 28, 2017 | 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM

No registration needed, we are full – thank you volunteers!


FULL!!! – City Of Fremont: Nature Learning Center Craft Preparation #1

Community • Environment • Crafts

Volunteers will prepare crafts projects and clean science equipment.

There will be a considerable amount of sitting and using hands! Materials will be provided.

10 Volunteers Already Committed / 10 Volunteers needed

40224 Paseo Padre Parkway, Fremont, CA 94538
Saturday, October 28, 2017 | 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM

No registration needed, we are full – thank you Great Exchange & Living Stones!


FULL!!! – City of Fremont: Nature Learning Center Gardening Project #2

Community • Environment • Landscaping

Volunteers will help pull weeds around the Nature Learning Center.

Dress to work outside and prepare to get dirty! Volunteers should wear long pants and bring a reusable water bottle and their own gardening gloves if they prefer.

30 Volunteers Already Committed / 30 Volunteers needed

40224 Paseo Padre Parkway, Fremont, CA 94538
Saturday, October 28, 2017 | 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM

No registration needed, we are full – thank you Great Exchange & Living Stones!


FULL!!! – City of Fremont: Sabercat Creek Habitat Restoration

Community • Environment • Landscaping

Our main tasks will be removing invasive plants, some of them spiny or prickly (we’ll have a small supply of thorn gloves), and sheet mulching much of the site. We may have a couple of native trees or shrubs to plant, basins to refresh, and browse protection cages to expand or remove. Depending upon turnout, some volunteers may harvest native grass and sow seed on site. We’ll also need a small group of volunteers to collect trash in the creek and surrounding areas.

We need volunteers of all ages, willing to get dirty! All volunteers must sign waiver forms! Legal guardians are required to sign waivers for volunteers under the age of 18.

60 Volunteers Already Committed / 60 Volunteers needed

Becado Place in Fremont (look for the red truck)
Saturday, October 28, 2017 | 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM

No registration needed, we are full – thank you Cedars Church & Independent Volunteers!


FULL!!! – City of Fremont Senior Center Beautification

Community • Elderly Assistance • Landscaping

Curb painting, rose bush pruning, general weeding, litter removal and wood chip replenishment.

Wear loose clothing that you don’t mind sullying with paint or dirt!

30 Volunteers Committed / 30 Volunteers needed

40086 Paseo Padre Parkway, Fremont, CA 94538
Saturday, October 28, 2017 | 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM

No registration needed, we are full – thank you Niles Discovery Church!


FULL!!! – City of Fremont: Stiver’s Lagoon Trail Beautification

Community • Environment • Landscaping

Volunteers will trim willow trees and remove logs, branches and debris from the creek and trail.

Volunteers will be removing downed branches. Also, we’ll be cutting back overgrown willows along Muskrat Creek and the kiosk in Stiver’s Lagoon. Volunteers should bring a reusable water bottle and their own gardening gloves if they prefer.

The forested area near the lake has a lot of Poison Oak. Caution is required as volunteers could potentially fall and injure themselves while hiking on undefined trails because of the dense vegetation.

30 Volunteers Already Committed / 30 Volunteers needed

40500 Paseo Padre Parkway, Fremont, CA 94538
Saturday, October 28, 2017 | 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM

No registration needed, we are full – thank you Girl Scouts & Boy Scouts!


FULL!!! – Compassion Network: Boost At-Risk Tutoring

Community • Youth Assistance • Education

Compassion Network is seeking adult tutors for children grades 1 through 6.

Must be filled with compassion and a zeal for teaching!

9 Volunteers Already Committed /Volunteers needed

39155 Liberty Street #H840, Fremont, CA 94538
Every Monday, September 18 – December 4, 2017 | 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM

No registration needed, we are full – thank you tutors!


FULL!!! – Compassion Network: Pod Organization

Community • Organization

Compassion Network is very short on storage space – we must use a single pod that is stationed in a nearby parking lot! We will have a small group come to help organize the pod.

Must be filled with compassion and a zeal for organizing!

10 Volunteers Already Committed / 10 Volunteers needed

39155 Liberty Street #H840, Fremont, CA 94538
Every Monday, September 18 – December 4, 2017 | 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM

No registration needed, we are full – thank you Crossroads!


FULL!!! – Dominican Sisters of Mission San Jose: Garden Landscaping Project 1

Community • Environment • Landscaping

The land upon which The Dominican Sisters of Mission San Jose reside is a beautiful example of Bay Area nature at its finest. Sign up today to help beautify it!

Work on this project includes planting fall plants, cleaning out beds, cutting back last year’s plants, starting seeds, cleaning small tools, fertilizing. Volunteers may bring gardening tools if they have them. Free lunch at noon!

30 Volunteers Already Committed / 30 Volunteers needed

43326 Mission Circle, Fremont, CA 94539
Saturday, October 28, 2017 | 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM

No registration needed, we are full – thank you Centerville Presbyterian!


FULL!!! – Dominican Sisters of Mission San Jose: Garden Landscaping Project 2

Community • Environment

The land upon which The Dominican Sisters of Mission San Jose reside is a beautiful example of Bay Area nature at its finest. Sign up today to help beautify it!

Work on this project includes sheet mulching, weed whacking and composting. Volunteers may bring gardening tools if they have them. Free lunch at noon!

15 Volunteers Already Committed / 15 Volunteers needed

43326 Mission Circle, Fremont, CA 94539
Saturday, October 28, 2017 | 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM

No registration needed, we are full – thank you Joan White on behalf of Team Michael!


FULL!!! – Dominican Sisters of Mission San Jose: Library Organization

Community • Moving • Organization • Education

The following tasks are available:

* Lift and move boxes of books (25 pounds) for relocation to other libraries
* Organization of remaining books and open space

Set behind the Mission and situated on the campus of the Dominican Sisters Motherhouse, the library overlooks a grove of olive trees and is the center of religious studies for the Sisters.

In preparation for opening the library to the public sometime in the future, help is needed in processing and boxing books. Free lunch at noon!

7 Volunteers Already Committed /Volunteers needed

43326 Mission Circle, Fremont, CA 94539
Saturday, October 28, 2017 | 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM

No registration needed, we are full – thank you volunteers!


FULL!!! – Durham Elementary School: Campus Beautification

Community • Education • Supplies & Cleaning

We’re looking to replenish our classroom’s emergency backpacks, and to clean both our health room and our staff room.

12 Volunteers / 12 Volunteers Needed!

40292 Leslie Street, Fremont, CA 94538
Saturday, October 28, 2017 | 9:30 AM – 12:00 PM

No registration needed, we are full – thank you Tree of Life!


FULL!!! – Event: Healthy Community – Mind, Body and Spirit Walk

Community • Physical Fitness

We are looking for folks to help setup the run and to clean up afterwards.

Get to know and support your charity of choice on Make a Difference Day at Fremont Central Park. Local non-profits and their respective sponsors’ information booths will be located in the Lions 1 area next to the boat house.

10 Volunteers Already Committed / 10 Volunteers needed

40000 Paseo Padre Parkway, Fremont, CA 94538
Saturday, October 28, 2017 | 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM

No registration needed, we are full – thank you Breathe California!


FULL!!! – Fremont Adult and Continuing Education: Campus Beautification

Community • Environment • Landscaping • Education

The following tasks are available:

* Fill in planter boxes on the sidewalks with cement and remove metal grates
* Weeding and new plant placement, mulching
* Cover area with straw mulch

Highly desired: Volunteers with cement experience (adults only). All other volunteers needed for weeding and gardening (all ages). Work can also be completed on Friday (10/27).

15 Volunteers Committed / 15 Volunteers needed

4700 Calaveras Avenue, Fremont, CA 94538
Saturday, October 28, 2017 | 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM

No registration needed, we are full – thank you New Life Mission!


FULL!!! – Fremont Adult and Continuing Education: Campus Beautification

Community • Environment • Landscaping • Education

The following tasks are available:

* Fill in planter boxes on the sidewalks with cement and remove metal grates
* Weeding and new plant placement, mulching
* Cover area with straw mulch

Highly desired: Volunteers with cement experience (adults only). All other volunteers needed for weeding and gardening (all ages). Work can also be completed on Friday (10/27).

15 Volunteers Committed / 15 Volunteers needed

4700 Calaveras Avenue, Fremont, CA 94538
Saturday, October 28, 2017 | 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM

No registration needed, we are full – thank you New Life Mission!


FULL!!! – Gift of Surgery Day: Operation Access, San Francisco Bay Area

Community • Health

Operation Access plans to organize a day of surgery at four different locations throughout the San Francisco Bay Area, from Santa Rosa in the north to Fremont in the east, to Redwood City in the south. Approximately 200 volunteers will participate to provide donated surgery for roughly 75 patients who lack health insurance and do not have the means to pay for it.

200 Volunteers Committed / 200 Volunteers needed

Multiple Bay Area Locations
Saturday, October 28, 2017 | 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM

No registration needed, this project is full – thank you volunteers!


FULL!!! – Glenmoor Elementary School Beautification

Community • Education

We will be painting two sheds at the school and conducting an emergency backpack inventory, we will also be picking up litter.

15 Volunteers Committed / 15 Volunteers needed

4620 Mattos Dr, Fremont, CA 94536
Saturday, October 28, 2017 | 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM

No registration needed, this project is full – thank you Tree of Life!


FULL!!! – LEAF C.R. Stone Garden

Community • Environment • Landscaping

The following tasks are available:

Remove veggie plants and place in compost piles
Remove weeds and place in weed piles
Sow cover crop seed
Cover area with straw mulch

Volunteers may bring small gardening tools if they have them.

37 Volunteers Already Committed / 37 Volunteers needed

55 Mowry Avenue near Mission, Fremont, CA 94536
Saturday, October 28, 2017 | 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM

No registration needed, we are full – thank you Islamic Center of Fremont!


FULL!!! – LEAF Center Maintenance (CNHP)

Community • Environment • Landscaping

The following tasks are available:

1) Remove all weeds
2) Lay down weed barrier or sheet mulch
3) Cover with bark chips

Volunteers may bring small gardening tools if they have them. One or two volunteers needed for heavy lifting.

12 Volunteers Already Committed / 12 Volunteers needed

36501 Niles Boulevard, Fremont, CA 94536
Saturday, October 28, 2017 | 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM

No registration needed, we are full – thank you Tree of Life!


FULL!!! – Little Kabul Debris Cleanup

Community • Environment

Young volunteers will clean up along Fremont Boulevard near the Peralta area (Little Kabul).

10 Volunteers / 10 Volunteers Needed!

Along Fremont Boulevard near Peralta area
Saturday, October 28, 2017 | 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM

No registration needed, we are full – thank you Afghan Coalition!


FULL!!! – Mattos Elementary School Beautification

Community • Education • Landscaping

Bay Area Baptist Church is once again teaming up with Mattos Elementary School in an effort to give back to our community. We’ll be taking on many significant projects on that day to help develop our church family’s service and leadership while we show our city what unconditional love looks like. Come be a part and help MAKE A DIFFERENCE!

WHAT TO BRING:
Gloves, broom, cleaning supplies, and a heart to serve!
FREE REFRESHMENTS AND LUNCH:
We will have refreshments before the day begins, and lunch after we finish!
We hope to see you there!

30 Volunteers Already Committed / 30 Volunteers needed

37944 Farwell Drive, Fremont, CA 94536
Saturday, October 28, 2017 | 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM

No registration needed, we are full – thank you Bay Area Baptist!


FULL!!! – Niles Canyon Estates: Beutification

Community • Elderly Assistance • Landscaping

Volunteers needed for residence yard work.
We will also be assembling snack packs for the homeless.

We will be serving breakfast to the elderly residents of Niles Canyon Estates.

30 Volunteers Already Committed / 30 Volunteers needed

711 Old Canyon Road, Fremont, CA 94536
Saturday, October 28, 2017 | 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM

No registration needed, we are full – thank you Prince of Peace!


FULL!!! – Sunrise Emergency Shelter: Cleaning Project

Community • Homeless Assistance • Cleaning

We are looking for volunteers that will help organize the food pantry of the shelter. There are also general cleaning tasks that need to be completed.

You must like to organize things! We will be making the food pantry more manageable and also cleaning the general area. No age restrictions.

16 Volunteers Already Committed / 16 Volunteers needed

588 Brown Road, Fremont, CA 94539
Saturday, October 28, 2017 | 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Register for this project – indicate Sunrise Cleaning on the form!


FULL!!! – Tri-City Volunteers Thrift Store Cleanup

Community • Family/Homeless Assistance • Food/Clothing

TCV is always looking for volunteers to work in the Food Bank or Thrift Store.

At this project, volunteers will help clean the TCV thrift store.

5 Volunteers /Volunteers Needed!

37350 Joseph Street, Fremont, CA 94536
Saturday, October 28, 2017 | 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM

No registration needed, we are full – thank you Mission Springs Community!


FULL!!! – Tri-City Volunteers Food Pantry Organization

Community • Family/Homeless Assistance • Food

TCV is always looking for volunteers to work in the Food Bank or Thrift Store.

At this project, volunteers will help organize TCV’s food supply.

5 Volunteers /Volunteers Needed!

37350 Joseph Street, Fremont, CA 94536
Saturday, October 28, 2017 | 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM

No registration needed, we are full – thank you Mission Springs Community!


FULL!!! – Tule Ponds at Tyson Lagoon Beautification

Community • Environment • Landscaping

Volunteers will help spruce up Tule Ponds, a beautiful landmark located in the heart of Fremont.

Volunteers may bring small gardening tools if they have them.

30 Volunteers Already Committed / 30 Volunteers needed

1999 Walnut Avenue, Fremont, CA 94536
Saturday, October 28, 2017 | 9:30 AM – 12:30 PM

No registration needed, we are full – thank you volunteers!


FULL!!! – Viola Blithe Holiday Food Packing – Cargill Staff

Community • Family/Homeless Assistance • Food

Cargill’s staff will be organizing shoes and toys for their holiday giveaway!

7730 Enterprise Drive, Newark, CA 94560
Saturday, October 28, 2017 | 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM

No registration needed, the event is full – thank you Cargill!