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Government Opportunities

Internal Revenue Service

Description: Volunteer Income Tax Assistance offers free tax help to low-income people.

Volunteer Opportunities: VITA Program- prepare tax returns, Event assistance- screeners, greeters and runners

Min. Age: High school

Contact: Valerie Cousins


Phone: (916) 447-7063 ext. 368

Address: 2020 Hurley Way, Suite 420, Sacramento 95825


Prerequisites: Online application

City of Sacramento

Description: The City of Sacramento offers a variety of short-term and on-going volunteer opportunities for youth and teens.

Volunteer Opportunities: Animal care, parks clean-ups, after-school programs, special events

Min Age: 12 (One-time events available for kids as young 5 yrs. old)

Contact: Mary Lynn Perry, Volunteer Coordinator


Phone: (916) 808‐8317

Address: 915 I Street, Second Floor Sacramento, CA 95814


Prerequisites: Application (Waivers for onetime events)