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Employers are looking for people who have experience, but how do I gain experience without a job?   

The Importance of Volunteering:

  • Adds experience to your resume
  • Provides opportunities to network with professionals and builds positive references
  • Strengthens your ability to compete with individuals that have work experience
  • Helps you to explore career possibilities by testing out a career field
  • Helps build new skills · Allows you to earn academic credits or community service hours
  • Looks excellent on college applications

Make a difference in your community. Volunteering opens doors to your future! Learn more about volunteer opportunities here.


Our office is open by appointment only,
10 a.m.-5 p.m., Monday through Friday
Please call or email us to schedule an appointment

Youth Employment & Programs Office
14351 Yale Avenue, Irvine, CA 92604