Community Volunteer Program

Enrich Your Life by Enriching Theirs 

Volunteers are the heart of our organization. They support all our programs from our headquarters in Menlo Park and enhance our services in the mid-Peninsula.  Whether it's Meals on Wheels, Rosener House or Little House, Peninsula Volunteers, Inc. has many ways for you to get involved!
Volunteer Login

Click here for up-to-date volunteering opportunities.

To become a Volunteer:

Complete the volunteer application as described below and submit it for review. After reviewing your application, we will contact you to set up an interview/orientation.

Step 1: 
For adults (age 18 and over), click on this link and fill out the Adult Volunteer Application Form. Hit Continue to submit.    For youth (under age 18), click on this link and fill out the Youth Volunteer Application Form. Print the page for your parent's signature, and then hit Continue to submit. 
Step 2:
Download and print the SIGNATURE FORMS pages. Sign these and bring them with you to the interview. 
For Meals on Wheels new prospects ONLY:  Complete and sign the BACKGROUND CHECK RELEASE and bring with a Driver's License and proof of insurance to the interview. 
For info: Mary Rached, Dir. of Community Volunteers,, (650)322-0129


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Current Volunteer Opportunities
Volunteer Mondays

Little House Activity Center

Have a little time? Lots of ways to help!

  • Customer Service at the Little Shop: Keep shop tidy, assist in customer purchases.
  • Front Desk Greeters: Greet members with a smile, give them directions and information.
  • Cafe Lunch Servers: Help get cafe ready for lunch service. 
Most assignments are 2 - 3 hours, on a once/week basis, Mon. - Fri.
Volunteer Mondays

Rosener House Adult Day Services

Activities Program Volunteer

  • Administrative Support
  • Assist staff with various activities that include:

- Serving lunch
- Arts and Crafts
- Data Entry and Office help
- Performances; Singers, dancers, musicians
- Baking and Cooking
- Gardening
- Socializing with participants

Volunteer Mondays

Meals on Wheels (serving South San Mateo County ONLY)

Volunteer Drivers needed! Check in on a homebound senior. Bring a meal and a smile!

  • Deliver once a week or on-call, Mon- Fri,  9:30am-12pm,  to 10-15 clients in the mid-Peninsula area. Pick up meals from our Menlo Park facility by 9:30am. Volunteers provide their own cars, gas, proof of insurance and release for background check. Minimum 6 month commitment preferred.
Volunteer Mondays

Community Volunteer Office

Really want to help us leverage our volunteers?

  • Community Engagement/Volunteer Program Assistant
Learn How to Engage Individuals and Groups in Volunteering!
Report to the Director of Community Volunteer Program at Peninsula Volunteers, Inc. which engages over 200 volunteers in 3 programs for seniors.  Position requires 6-8hr/wk; some projects may be done remotely.



News & Announcements

Give while shopping at Susan Graf LTD

Thanks to one of our great champions Susan Graf of Susan Graf LTD. Shop at Susan Graf LTD during #GivingTuesday on December 2, 2014. Susan will donate 15% of her proceeds that day to Meals on Wheels. Susan Graf LTD is located at 145 Hamilton Avenue in Palo Alto. Give and shop at the same ...READ MORE
Help feed a hungry senior on #GivingTuesday

You’ve heard of Black Friday and Cyber Monday. Now there’s #GivingTuesday. Help Peninsula Volunteers, Inc., raise $10,000 for Meals on Wheels this holiday season with a #GivingTuesday donation on December 2014. Peninsula Volunteers, Inc., delivers over 70,000 Meals on Wheels a year to seniors & adults with disabilities in south San Mateo County who cannot ...READ MORE
Volunteering – It’s What We Do!

Looking for a way to give back to the community? Peninsula Volunteers is always looking to provide those opportunities. Check out our current volunteer openings below at Little House: Community Services Desk – Provide information and referrals about issues such as housing, food, transportation and other social services over the phone or in person. Front ...READ MORE
Informational Gathering for New & Prospective Community Volunteers

Meals on Wheels, Little House & Rosener House   Thursday Sept. 18, 2014 10:00-11:30 am Lucy Uhl Room at Little House Peninsula Volunteers, Inc. 800 Middle Avenue Menlo Park, CA 94025  Learn about Peninsula Volunteers, Inc. and your part in our mission. Find out more about our volunteer programs and procedures. Share your experiences with other ...READ MORE
Pick Your Restaurants for Dine Out

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