Disease in the South Bay

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Alzheimers Activity Center (San Jose)

Caring for loved ones takes a community. Volunteers work with the regular Alzheimers Activity Center staff during all the activities in which clients are engaged, in both small and large group settings. Volunteers often bring their own talents and interests, like musical performance, to share with our clients.

Alzheimers Association (Mountain View)

Call for volunteer opportunities in your area. Opportunities exist in the following areas: planning and coordinating events, speaking for the organization at events, answer calls on the helpline, advocate legislators and others.

American Cancer Society (South Bay Region)

Volunteer to serve Silicon Valley

American Diabetes Association (South Bay Region)
Call for volunteer opportunities in the South Bay area.
American Heart Association (South Bay Region)

Call for volunteer opportunities in the South Bay area. Opportunities exist in the following areas: Administrative, American Heart Walk, Communications, Galas, Health Innitiatives, Hoops for Heart , Jump Rope, Operations, Planed Giving and Major Gifts and Train to End Stroke.

Breathe California (San Jose)

There are many volunteer options related to help promote healthy lungs such as helping teenagers quit smoking, coordinating asthma camp activites and organizing events like health fairs.

Crohns and Colitis Foundation of America (South Bay Region)

Opportunities include (1) Physician Office Visitation Program: make sure CCFA materials are available in physician offices. Requires regular visits to approximately 3 to 4 physician offices. (2) General Clerical Work: light office work, including stuffing envelopes and computer work, can be as needed or on a regular basis. (3) Education: planning seminars, securing speakers for seminars and seminar publicity. (4) Special Events Committee:help to plan and prepare for the variety of special events throughout the year. (5) Support Group Facilitators

Cystic Fibrosis Foundation (San Jose)

Call for volunteer opportunities in the South Bay area.

Foundation Fighting Blindness (South Bay Region)

The Foundation funded thousands of research studies at hundreds of prominent institutions worldwide and raises awareness of retinal degenerative diseases.

Muscular Dystrophy Association (South Bay Region)

Volunteers are the backbone of the Associations programs, helping with summer camp, support groups, seminars, Telethon, special events and many other programs.

Mutiple Sclerosis Society (South Bay Region)

Women and men of all ages and backgrounds participate in MS Society events, comfort peers living with MS, lend their professional talents to special projects and office work, chair their own fundraisers, lobby elected officials, and even provide leadership as members of the Board of Trustees. Call for more information.

The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society (San Jose)
There are many volunteer opportunties. Get involved in school and youth programs, Light The Night Walk events, Team In Training, general office help, donor development, patient services and family support groups, and advocacy. There are also ways to help with fundraising by helping to plan or promote events, soliciting donations, registering participants at the door, assisting with the set up, clean up and breakdown. Share your expertise in public relations, law, finance, fundraising or event planning.