Volunteer opportunities

Venice Family Clinic is looking for passionate and motivated individuals or groups who are interested in making a difference in the lives of patients. See below for many ways to get involved.

In-Person Volunteer Opportunities

Free Food Market
As part of our effort to provide comprehensive care, we also do what we can to address social needs that impact health. Through our free food market program, we provide families with fresh fruits and vegetables. With the help of volunteers, we are able to sort and package over 10,000 pounds of food to give to patients and community members in need.

Volunteers Needed for Each Shift: 10-15

  • Monday (1st Monday of the month)
    Shift Time: 8 a.m. – 12 p.m.
    Inglewood South La Brea Health Center Sign Up to Volunteer
    1091 South La Brea Center, Inglewood CA 90301
  • Tuesday (every Tuesday)
    Shift Time: 
    7:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. and 8 a.m. – 12 p.m.
    Simms/Mann Health & Wellness Center Sign Up to Volunteer
    2509 Pico Blvd., Santa Monica, CA 90405
  • Wednesday (3rd Wednesday of the month)
    Shift Time: 8 a.m. – 12 p.m.
    Milken Family Foundation Medical Building Frederick R. Weisman Family Center Sign Up to Volunteer
    604 Rose Ave., Venice, CA 90291
  • Thursday (every 2nd and 4th Thursday of the month)
    Shift Time:
     8 a.m. – 12 p.m.
    Colen Health Centers Sign Up to Volunteer
    4700 Inglewood Blvd., Culver City, CA 90230

*Free Food Market volunteers must be over 15 years of age and be able to lift over 25 pounds. All activities take place outside. We adhere to social distancing guidelines and take every precaution to ensure COVID-19 safety.

For more information on corporate group volunteer opportunities, contact Stephanie Barreiro, Volunteer Services Manager, at (310) 664-7561 or VFCVolunteer@mednet.ucla.edu

Remote Volunteer Opportunities

Host a drive with a purpose:
High need in-kind items

  • Homeless connect kits
  • Care packages
  • Pediatric literacy kits

To receive a full list of in-kind items needed, email us at VFCVolunteer@mednet.ucla.edu


For more information, contact Stephanie Barreiro at VFCVolunteer@mednet.ucla.edu or call (310) 664-7561.