Volunteer Opportunities


Volunteers are vital to helping us achieve our mission! The Boys & Girls Club of Laguna Beach would not be possible without them. Whether you want to volunteer individually, coordinate a group or arrange a corporate day of giving, there are lots of opportunities for you!
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young adult volunteers/team members

As an Individual volunteer you help support our program staff. You work hand in hand with our members and are an integral part of our daily program success. Whether you are able to volunteer one day or five days a week, we have a spot for you!

Find out more about our individual volunteering opportunities below:

Academic Success

Academic Success

Age 14 to 18

Help 1st graders learn to read, teach long division and the dreaded fractions to 4th graders or prepare a teen for their biology test. Homework help and study tips are needed daily at all grade levels. We ask for an hour and a half commitment at least one day a week.

Arts Creativity

Art and Creativity

Age 11 to 13

There is an artistic side in everyone! Help our kids explore fine arts, ceramics, sculpture, photography, stain glass and everything in between. We ask for a two-hour commitment at least one day a week. We have art projects for all grade levels.

Leadership Development

Leadership Development

Help mentor our teens. Participate in our Leadership in Training program, Keystone or Torch Club. Help our teens prepare for college and be workforce ready. We have various times and days available to help!


Sports Fitness

Sports & Fitness

Love refereeing flag football? Love teaching kids new games? Want to spend your time honing your handball skills or strengthening your foosball wrists? Then the gym is the place for you! We have needs for after school sports, intramural sport leagues as well as guides for our action sport field trips.

Unique Talents and Skills

Unique Talents and Skills

Are you a certified yoga teacher, a clown or a drum teacher? A robotics master, master preserver or engineer? Tell us about your skills and passions and we can create a class for you to mentor, teach or coach!

Facilities and Maintenance

Facilities and Maintenance

With 300 kids running through our hallways daily, there is always something in need of repair. Help water, weed, paint, clean and maintain our facilities and gardens. These opportunities take place weekday mornings before our members arrive.

Start Now

Becoming a volunteer is easy!

Step 1: Complete an adult or youth volunteer application and email your completed application to volunteer@bgclaguna.org
BGCLB Adult Volunteer Application
BGCLB Youth Volunteer Application
Step 2: We will contact you to schedule an interview
Step 3: Complete a background check and online safety trainings
Step 4: Attend an orientation
Step 5: Impact the lives of our members
We currently need volunteers for Power Hour (homework help) with our members. If you are available any time Monday-Thursday from 3:00PM-4:00PM, we need you!
Contact volunteer@bgclaguna.org for more information on how to get involved! 

Volunteer Commitment

Generally, we ask our volunteers to commit at least 2-6 hours per week. We ask volunteers to commit to a regular volunteer schedule for a minimum of three months. Most volunteer opportunities take place between 2:30pm and 6pm. Preschool and maintenance volunteering take place weekday mornings.
Hard to commit to a regular schedule and/or like parties and special events?
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