Volunteer Opportunities

Thank you for your interest in Support for Families and your willingness to volunteer! You can get started by submitting a volunteer application or signing up to receive our volunteer newsletter.

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Office/Ongoing Volunteer Opportunities
Special Events Volunteer Opportunities
Group Volunteer Opportunities



Office/Ongoing Volunteer Opportunities

For more information or to apply for a volunteer position, contact our Special Events and Volunteer Manager at volunteer@supportforfamilies.org.


Title: Volunteer Survey Administrator
Make phone calls to families and ask them a series of questions about our services, record answers, and make referrals as needed.
Skills required: Comfortable making phone calls and inputting data to Excel. Bilingual English and Spanish or English and Chinese a plus.
Time commitment: 1-2 days a week, 2-3 hours each day
Location: SFCD offices, 1663 Mission Street, Suite 700, San Francisco, CA 94116 

Title: Event Photographer
Volunteer will document our events, conferences or fundraisers, as needed.
Time commitment: Varies (usually weekend days or weekday evenings)

Special Event Volunteer Opportunities

Register now to volunteer at one or many of our volunteer opportunities listed below. For more information, contact our Special Events and Volunteer Manager, at volunteer@supportforfamilies.org.


Family Access Day at the SF Zoo

The SF Zoo will open early for our registered families so children can explore the Zoo in a quiet and calm space. Families will get a chance to have an animal interaction and enjoy the carousel with no music and dim lights.
Volunteers will help set up the registration and food area, welcome and check in guests, hand out snacks, and pass out evaluations.
Date: Sunday, August 25
Volunteer hours: 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: San Francisco Zoo, Sloat Blvd & Great Highway, San Francisco, CA 94132

If you are interested in being a volunteer photographer for any of these events, please email our Volunteer Manager at volunteer@supportforfamilies.org.

Group Volunteer Opportunities


We welcome the opportunity to work with groups and corporations. If you are interested in learning more or connecting with us please click here.