Pacific Pride Foundation's services could not be possible without the help of countless volunteers who selflessly devote their time to our cause. By volunteering at PPF, you are supporting the lesbian, gay bisexual and transgender community and HIV/AIDS clients that we serve in Santa Barbara County.
Interested in volunteering with PPF? We have a diverse need for volunteers:
Have a specialized skill or area of focus (e.g. law, immigration, health care)? We greatly appreciate assistance beyond the scope of our regular volunteer opportunities. Please let us know and we'll gladly brainstorm how to offer that skill to our clients in need!
Complete the preliminary form below to begin the process of registering as a volunteer with Pacific Pride Foundation. Volunteering with PROUD Youth requires Livescanning and a meeting with the LGBTQ+ Outreach Advocate. Volunteers must be over 21 with a valid ID and pass the screening process. North and South County (Santa Maria, Lompoc, Santa Barbara, Carpinteria) adult volunteers needed for summer support and field trips for (90) Days of Summer. And, year round with the fall Coming Home Dance, Models of Pride, PROUD Prom and more. Thanks for considering us!
Front Desk Volunteers ensure that our guests are greeted with a friendly face, our phones are answered by someone willing and able to assist, and our space is organized and presentable. This position generally requires a regularly scheduled day/time, based on our needs and availability, ranging from 2-8 hours per week.
Pacific Pride Foundation also offers counseling internships. For more information, please contact Patrick Lyra Lanier.