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Volunteer

This is a dedicated page for community service and volunteerism local to Richmond, CA.

Help prep Nichol Park Ballfield for Little League season opener

With the Little League season opener occurring this Saturday, volunteers are being sought for a Friday evening cleanup of the Nichol Park Ballfield. The community cleanup will occur from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. at...

Eagle Scout drops off 10,000 school supplies at Verde Elementary

Aryan Ghanadan, a 17-year-old Eagle Scout and senior at Monte Vista High School in Danville, may be the county's busiest young man. In addition to maintaining high grades and juggling the college application process, Ghanadan...

Community invited to President’s Day tree planting in Richmond

The nonprofit Groundwork Richmond is inviting community volunteers to a tree planting event at Southside Community Park at 6th Street and Virginia Avenue. The nonprofit needs help planting 30 new trees on President’s Day, Feb....
New film highlights nonprofit's community service efforts in Richmond

Documentary follows nonprofit’s community service efforts in Richmond

The community is invited to a free screening for the new documentary "The Park" on Thursday -- a film highlighting a nonprofit's weeklong community service trip in Richmond that included restoring baseball fields and...

Invasive Plant Removal at Point Isabel

Volunteers will assist EBRPD staff in removing invasive species and helping to create habitat for the flora and fauna. Please bring a hat and refillable water bottle. Each volunteer will receive EBRPD's new volunteer....

Project Homeless Connect – West County

Project Homeless Connect needs your help for a one-day, one-stop shop to offer a variety of services to people experiencing homelessness, connecting them with benefits, medical care, substance abuse and mental health counseling, social...

Big plans set for 10th Annual MLK National Day of Service on Richmond Greenway

Hundreds of community members are set to come together on Monday, Jan. 16 to make some interesting improvements in Richmond. Volunteers will help prepare for the groundbreaking of a new park -- Unity Park --...
Community unites for 30th Richmond/El Cerrito Fire and Police Toy Giveaway

Community unites for 30th Richmond/El Cerrito Fire and Police Toy Giveaway

About 500 families received a bag of toys and a bag of food, while 450 families received a bicycle and helmet at the 30th Annual Richmond/El Cerrito Fire and Police Toy Giveaway last weekend. A...
Volunteers encouraged to help plant trees in Burg Park this Saturday

Volunteers sought for tree planting event in Belding Woods neighborhood

The community organization Richmond Trees is inviting residents to its next community tree-planting event this Saturday. "We would love to see some new faces," organizers said in their email newsletter. Richmond Trees is partnering with The...
Locals encouraged to contribute to 30th Richmond/El Cerrito Fire & Police Holiday Program

30th annual Richmond/El Cerrito Fire & Police Holiday Program needs toys, funds

For the 30th year, the local community has been challenged to come up big for kids in the holiday season by contributing unwrapped toys -- and, even better, money -- to the Richmond/El Cerrito...

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Richmond Business Hub to be ‘transformative’ for downtown

About 75 years ago, Richmond’s downtown corridor – specifically Macdonald Avenue – was one of the hottest spots in the Bay Area, having benefiting...
Richmond Pizza House a welcome additional to local food scene

Richmond Pizza House a welcome addition to local food scene

By Zach Chouteau Everyone’s a VIP at Richmond Pizza House. The new eatery, which owner Issa Abuhayja opened up last month at 12343 San Pablo Ave....
Betty Reid Soskin book reading, discussion set for Richmond library on Thursday

Betty Reid Soskin book reading, discussion set for Richmond library on Thursday

The famous Betty Reid Soskin is set to participate in a free book signing and discussion in the Whittlesey Room at Richmond Public Library, 325...