Volunteer

purple gradient background with a yellow, pink, and purple circle in center. the circle has white text which reads: We regret to  inform you that our volunteer program will be put on pause for the 2020-21 year. Under the circle text in white reads: Please check our website and social medias for updates regarding the return of the volunteer program for 2021-22. Thank you!

 

Application Link: 

We are not able to take applications for the 2020-21 year due to the COVID-19 Pandemic. Please check back here for updates about our volunteer program pending our Center's re-opening.

 

Volunteers help make many of the programs and services offered by the UC Davis Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer, Intersex, Asexual Resource Center possible. Volunteers assist with various projects including updating resources, compiling program evaluations, advertising events, and supporting existing programs.

If you are interested in volunteering informally on an as-needed basis, please email Jasper at jilounds@ucdavis.edu.

If you are interested in volunteering regularly, please read on to learn more about our Volunteer Office Assistant program. Community members, undergraduate and graduate students welcome to join.

Below is a list of some sample tasks that  Volunteers can do and choose what types of tasks they are interested in and comfortable with (so if tabling or answering phones isn’t quite your thing, don’t worry).

Sample Tasks:

  • Updating mailing lists
  • Creating a welcoming space at the center by greeting visitors as they come in
  • Tabling at events
  • Data entry/inputting evaluations into database
  • Checking out items in our online library system
  • Organizing library/shelving books
  • Updating events bulletin boards
  • Updating resource binders
  • Answering phones
  • And more!

Ideal candidates:

  • Are interested in supporting the UC Davis LGBTIQA community and making a positive difference.
  • Like to have fun.
  • Enjoy helping others!

The program welcomes new volunteers every quarter, if you are part of our listerv you should receive the application via email, otherwise please contact Ness Nguyen to be added to our listerv and/or for more information.