The IRC in Los Angeles offers a wide variety of volunteer opportunities for members of the community, businesses, students, and retirees. Whether you are interested in volunteering for a few weeks or a few months, we will work with you to identify fulfilling activities that will fit your schedule. Most volunteer opportunities take place during our normal business hours, Monday through Friday from 9am—5pm.
To apply, please send cover letter and resume to Alondra Serna, Volunteer Coordinator: Alondra.Serna@rescue.org
Current volunteer opportunities include:
Reception and Placement Volunteer
The volunteer will welcome clients and provide information vital to the success of newly arrived refugees, immigrants and asylees. The volunteer will gain expertise on all three core programs and work with both staff members and clients. Learn more.
Job Placement Associate
The role of the IRC Job Placement Associate is to find qualifying employment for the refugee or asylee with whom they are paired within the first four months the refugee or asylee is enrolled in the Early Employment program. Learn more.