L.A. Works provides an online tool for nonprofits to build community awareness of their organization and recruit volunteers to support their programs. Nonprofits can post a variety of volunteer opportunities ranging from large, one-day events and ongoing programming to specific skill-based roles. Nonprofits have access to thousands of community members who visit our website every day searching for ways to volunteer.

 

HOW DO I POST VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES ON L.A. WORKS?

To get your volunteer opportunities featured on our website, please complete our online Community Connection Form. 
 

IMPORTANT TIPS TO KNOW ABOUT COMMUNITY CONNECTIONS 

  • L.A. Works designs and activates your volunteer posting.

  • We cannot guarantee volunteers for your opportunity, but can offer increased visibility.

  • Submit your opportunities as early as possible. 

  • Allow 1-2 weeks for your posting to get activated. You will receive an email from us when it is live on our website.

  • Postings remain activate on our website for up to 6 months at a time. You'll receive an email when the expiration date is approaching asking if you'd like to renew your posting. 

  • Partner organizations communication with, onboard and manage the L.A. Works volunteers that "express interest" in your opportunity.


HOW DO I MAKE CHANGES OR UPDATES TO A POSTING?

If you need to make changes or updates to your postings or check on an existing or recently submitted posting, please email us at info [at] laworks [dot] com. 

Partner organizations currently do NOT receive Log In credentials after they register. L.A. Works manages your organizational profile and volunteer postings.

 

WHERE CAN I FIND MY PROJECTS ONCE IT'S POSTED?

If your opportunity is a date-specific request it will appear on our Opportunity Calendar; if it is an ongoing programming request it will be searchable in Search Opportunities.