OneOC’s signature volunteer events mobilize our community members to take action and discover their power to make a difference. Held throughout the year, these opportunities seek to encourage people to be agents of change, motivate corporate partners to collaborate with nonprofits, and inspire community leaders to invest in their neighborhoods.
9-11 Day of Service and Remembrance
Sunday, September 11, 2011 (and week of)
A unifying day for Orange County community to support charitable causes, perform good deeds and engage in service activities in observance of the 10th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks.
Family Volunteer Day
Saturday, November 19, 2011
This annual day of service held throughout the nation on the Saturday before Thanksgiving, is designed to demonstrate the power families have to support their local communities.
Spirit of Giving
Friday, December 2, 2011
A program that empowers Title-1 first grade students to improve literacy skills while teaching them how they can make a difference in their communities, regardless of their personal circumstances. OneOC provides a service-learning curriculum for teachers , volunteers read stories about giving, and students culminate the program by engaging in volunteer projects. Each child will be given a book to inspire reading and giving opportunities.
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
Monday, January 16, 2012
In its 12th year, community members make their “day off ” a “day of service” providing meaningful activities for individuals and families celebrating the life work of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
Saturday, April 21, 2012
Earth Day is celebrated around the world and volunteer projects will focus on preserving and beautifying Orange County’s environments.