Volunteer for Days of Service
OneOC’s Days of Service are four national volunteer days that unite individuals, families, service clubs, businesses, schools, and faith-based organizations in volunteerism throughout the year. OneOC connects nonprofits with volunteers to projects, helping increase nonprofits’ capacity to do more good in the community. Join us on our next signature event!
- MLK JR. DAY OF SERVICE (JANUARY)
- EARTH DAY OF SERVICE (APRIL)
- 9/11 DAY OF SERVICE & REMEMBRANCE (SEPTEMBER)
- SEASON OF GIVING (NOVEMBER & DECEMBER)
About OneOC's Days of Services
OneOC Days of Service are national volunteer days that unite individuals, families, service clubs, businesses, schools, and faith-based organizations in volunteerism throughout the year. Join us for one or more signature volunteer events. Join us for one or more signature volunteer events!
MLK Jr. Day of Service (January)
Join us for one or more signature voluCommunity members can make their “day off” a “day on” by celebrating the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. through meaningful service. OneOC partners with multiple local nonprofits to provide volunteer opportunities addressing critical community issues.
Earth Day of Service (April)
Earth Day is celebrated around the world, and OneOC observes it with volunteer projects that focus on preserving and beautifying Orange County’s environments. Take an active role in preserving natural habitats and making Orange County a cleaner and greener place to live in.
9/11 Day of Service & Remembrance (September)
In observance of the anniversary of the 9/11 attacks, volunteers participate in projects that support our troops, veterans, and disaster preparedness, culminating in signature events that provide a community transformation.
Season of Giving (November & December)
Join us to celebrate a new Season of Giving including live service projects, nonprofit wish lists, and volunteer opportunities throughout Orange County during the holiday season.
9/11 Day of Service and Remembrance
In honor of the 19th Anniversary and the lives impacted by the events on September, 11, 2001, volunteers will take part in events that focus on “Remembrance through Service.” Throughout the days of service, OneOC will be sponsoring county-wide service projects Virtually including donation drives or a Hands-On project on location that not only engage volunteers of all ages, but also allow participants to take part in projects that support our troops, veterans, and disaster preparedness, benefiting all our American heroes.
This year OneOC will be kicking off our annual 9/11 events early beginning August 1st with the addition of the Community Cup “Charity Challenge”. This year’s Charity Challenge will be a friendly competition encouraging corporate teams to select a local nonprofit to engage with between August 1st – September 11th. All 9/11 Day of Service virtual and physical community projects will continue as usual from September 11th – 20th, with our closing ceremonies held via Facebook live, held on International Day of Peace, September 21st. This is an amazing opportunity to connect with nonprofits in the right way and engage them as a partner in their recovery phase!
Why Participate in OneOC's Days of Service?
- To find a simple and organized way of building volunteerism into your daily lives.
- To spend time with your loved ones, through family-friendly projects (ages 5+).
- To get connected with other service minded individuals in your local community.
- To feel good knowing you’re using your time and talents and truly made a difference.
DID YOU KNOW?
- You can register directly through our 24/7 online calendar.
- You can join a public team, or make your own team…including family, friends and/or coworkers.
- Volunteer opportunities are available virtually including donation drives or a Hands-On project on location.
- Family-friendly projects (ages 5+) will have FST (Family Service Teams) in the title.
- You can upload your skills and experience for individuals looking to provide volunteer leadership.
- Your volunteer account tracks your hours–one place for your entire history.
Companies, are you interested in sponsoring Days of Service? To learn more, click here to download our Days of Service sponsorship package.
Need Help Getting Started?
View our step by step guide on creating your own Family Service Team.
Get Involved! Sign up for projects now!