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Becoming a Volunteer

We highly appreciate your interest in volunteering your time, applying for an internship, or volunteer position at Olive. As a non-profit, we rely on many volunteers! We do our best to accommodate your busy schedule with morning, afternoon, and weekend hours available. Volunteers are required to volunteer at least once a week (except for our special events and camps). Service hours will be administered in exchange for volunteer services. Volunteers are required to attend an orientation and attend (3) trainings per year. Letters of Recommendation can be requested after (1) year of service.

Who we're looking for?


Summer Camp Counselors | Leaders |

Admins | Breakfast & Lunch Helpers

  • have experience to work with middle school or elementary students

  • are good at STEM, Arts, and Sports subjects

  • would like to make a difference in the lives of kids. 

  • live in East Bay area, California

  • are 18+ years old or incoming high school seniors or adults

  • can attend one day training before the summer camp starts

  • can make at least one-week (Mon-Fri) commitment with 4-hour shift per day


How to apply?

  • Complete and submit the complete a volunteer application

  • Our volunteer recruitment team will review and then reach out within weeks or months depending on capacity.

  • Once you’re accepted into training, you’ll need to complete a background check for $80*

*Financial assistance is available.

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For more information, please email to

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