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Itching to do good work?

We have ambitious goals that need you: help us help you help others. 


Volunteering with Community Builders is not like any other. You will play an integral role as part of this dynamic and growing team. 


The work you’ll do provides the foundations and paths forward. You’ll be a part of a passionate team., building a better community by bridging gaps through volunteerism, providing support for those that do good work and connecting the community to each other. 


Prior experience is not required! We are a team that learns together. All we ask is you come with a willingness to learn, roll up your sleeves and let’s commit to doing our best work together. 

Volunteer Opportunities

Community Relations and Outreach

We are looking for skilled social marketing gurus, newsletter ninjas and bridge-building wizards to drive our communications and outreach. Your work here is essential to connecting the community to the essential needs of our nonprofit partners. Core responsibilities include keeping up with emerging volunteer needs, promoting volunteer opportunities across channels, updating the volunteer portal, leveraging web analytics to inform our outreach strategies and nurturing relationships with community partners.

Fundraising and Grant Writing

We need help identifying and engaging with champions who can support our ambitions and capacity to do the work. You will be integral to ensuring we continue to meet our commitments to our community. Core responsibilities include identifying relevant grant, fundraising, sponsorship or contract opportunities, grant writing, and promoting donation opportunities across channels.

Administrative Support

We are looking for masters of productivity, checklists and organization. This may mean maintaining our Google Drive, fielding questions by email or phone, scheduling meetings, or going down rabbit holes in pursuit of answers to critical questions. Be prepared, regardless, to do a little bit of everything. In exchange, we’ll provide you with hands-on experiences across the essential operations of a grassroots nonprofit. 

Stories Project: Lead Editors, Contributors and Story Sleuths

The year 2020 brought to our crescent coast and lush green valleys devastation: the global pandemic and historic wildfires. In response Community Builders embarked to find hope in the shape of moments of creativity, resilience and community building. Stories of simple acts of kindness that showcase our capacity as a community when united around the common good. 


You will be critical to our growing team of community-driven creatives. We are looking for lead editors with an eye for detail and good storytelling, as well as story contributors and sleuths to identify and develop written, visual or podcast-like content for our multimedia online story showcase. 

Have any questions? Please feel free to email us at or call us at (831) 373-6628​


Support Community Builders with a small donation and together we can create a healthy thriving and compassionate community. 

Note: The donation link below takes you to our fiscal sponsor the Action Council of Monterey County

Mail to Community Builders for Monterey P.O. Box 1122 Monterey, CA 93942

Checks are payable to the Action Council - add Community Builders in the memo line.

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