Giving Marin

San Rafael

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VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY FOR FILM LOVERS

The California Film Institute’s mission is to celebrate film as art and education by presenting the annual Mill Valley Film Festival, exhibiting film year-round at the Christopher B. Smith Rafael Film Center, and building the…


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VOLUNTEER WITH ELDERWISE

Become a volunteer visitor for a lonely elder in Marin County, specifically in San Rafael, Tiburon, Mill Valley and Novato. As a volunteer visitor for ElderWISE, an outreach program of Episcopal Senior Communities, you will…


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VOLUNTEER READING BUDDIES

Make a difference in a child’s life by volunteering to assist new readers build their skills and confidence. Volunteers encourage new readers to engage with library books at a new level by assisting with pronunciation,…


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VOLUNTEER WITH 10,000 DEGREES

10,000 Degrees helps students from low-income backgrounds get to and through college in order to positively impact their communities and the world. The volunteer corps includes over 200 mentors and more than 50 high school…


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FREE MEDITATION CLASSES

Marin Sangha offers a free meditation class for people new to Buddhist meditation, every second Sunday of the month, 5-5:45 p.m., at St. Luke’s Church, 10 Bayview Drive, San Rafael. Additional information is at marinsangha.org.YV


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JOIN A CARING TEAM

Volunteer at Hospice by the Bay’s Hodgepodge Thrift stores in San Rafael and Novato as a greeter, pricer, merchandiser, cashier or sorter. Customer service or retail experience is preferred. The stores are open six days…


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LIFEHOUSE VOLUNTEERS

Lifehouse welcomes friendly, enthusiastic adult, senior and youth volunteers with a broad range of skills and interests. Volunteers support Lifehouse in many ways, including photography, specialized professional or technical expertise, and home repair and maintenance….


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FRIDAY ART WALKS IN SAN RAFAEL

Enjoy galleries, open studios, art exhibits, live music and refreshments as you stroll in downtown San Rafael on Nov. 9, 5 p.m.- 8 p.m.  Anchored by Art Works Downtown galleries and artist studios, the 2nd Friday Art Walk links…


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FLEETWOOD MASK AND ILLEAGALS

Marin Homeless Aid presents the “2nd Annual Concert Benefiting the Homeless in Marin County” featuring Fleetwood Mask and the Illeagals on Nov. 3, 7 p.m., at Veterans Memorial Auditorium in San Rafael. These cover bands…


MUSIC FOR MARIN NONPROFITS

The annual Whistlestock concert on Sept. 29 at Marin Center’s Fair Island in San Rafael featured the music of Elvin Bishop and Tommy Castro. The event was attended by approximately 400 people and raised $200,000 for…