Volunteer

Volunteer to Help a Veteran in Need

Do you want to volunteer your time to make a difference in the life of a veteran? We would love to have your help! Our organization is built on the efforts of many volunteers who are passionate about helping veterans here in Ventura County.

Currently we are looking for the following volunteers:

Office Assistant

Experienced volunteer office assistants are needed for the following stretches:

  • Tuesday afternoons from 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
  • Thursday afternoons from 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

As a volunteer office assistant, you will be doing the following:

  • Speak with veterans who call on the phone or visit our Veterans Connection office
  • Research online veteran information
  • We request that you are experienced in answering phone calls.
  • Some proficiency in Microsoft Office is very helpful.

Active Duty & Reserves Duty Personnel

If you are in uniform and would like to volunteer for our events we would appreciate your help!

You would greet visitors at our booth, represent your branch of the military, transport event items, set-up & breakdown, and receive much respect & thanks from visitors.

You would also be supporting veteran & military events 1-3 times a month in Ventura County.

Thank you for your service and consideration of volunteering with Gold Coast Veterans Foundation.

Volunteer and Events Assistant

If you like working events we can use your help!! Please contact us if you want to assist our volunteer and events coordinator with organizing events.

  • Experience with organizing events is helpful, but not required.
  • We request that you are dependable and organized.
  • Some proficiency in Microsoft Office is very helpful.

Volunteer Truck Drivers

Items are sometimes donated to our non-profit organization for veterans. We need help transporting household items such as chairs, sofas, desks, tables, refrigerators, scooters, etc., to veterans homes.  If you own a truck and are available to transport any of these items within Ventura County, we would appreciate your help.

Grant Researcher

Do you like to do puzzles and like problem solving?  Training will be provided so you can help us find grants for veteran programs. As a volunteer, you will assist our grant writer in researching funding sources for grants. Schedule is flexible.

Volunteer Veteran Writers

If you are a veteran and have an inspirational story to share with other veterans about how your military service has positively influenced your life, please contact us! Other veterans would like to read inspirational stories to connect with.  You can either write at home or in our office.

If you or someone you know is interested in volunteering for one of these positions, please call us at 805-482-6550. We look forward to meeting with you!