Thank you for your interest in volunteering with Virginia Garcia Memorial Health Center and Foundation. Virginia Garcia was founded by volunteers and we continue to honor the time, energy and skills that volunteers bring to our organization.
Instructions on how to apply to volunteer:
If you are interested in volunteering with Virginia Garcia, please download and submit these forms Application, Drug Free Workplace Form, COVID Waiver, Compliance Form, Emergency Contact Form, and Photo Release Form/ Solicitud de Voluntario. Submit all of your forms to our Volunteer Coordinator Sammy at firstname.lastname@example.org. After 24-48 hours after your forms are reviewed you will get an email from CICS with a link to complete your background check. Once that goes through on our end (sometimes it can take up to 48 hours to process) then Sammy will reach out to you about getting you scheduled for your preferred volunteer shift.
We are currently developing our volunteer program to better serve our organization, our dedicated volunteers and community supporters. A list of volunteer opportunities can be found below:
Volunteer at our clinic vaccination events for a non-medical role!
Adequate PPE will be provided; the level and type will be based on the specific duties being performed. These tasks will involve standing for long hours in various weather conditions. Due to COVID-19 please bring your own snacks and water.
If you have any questions or comments, please contact our Volunteer Coordinator at email@example.com.
For information about student learning and internship opportunities, please click here.
Data entry, filing, and various other administrative tasks are needed to keep our operations running. Use your detail-oriented skills to help our behind-the-scenes trains run on time.
Due to COVID-19 these opportunities are not available at this time.
Virginia Garcia works to make sure our patients’ interests are represented in local, state, and national policy decisions. Register voters, contact your elected officials, and engage community members in making sure everyone has access to great health care.
We’ll have various activities at our Cornelius Wellness Center over the summer, from arts and crafts to dance to making (and eating) snacks, and more. We’ll need volunteer help with keeping kids engaged and supporting the instructors’ plans.
Due to COVID-19 these volunteer opportunities are not available at this time.
Our Foundation holds a few events each year to raise funds and awareness of our work. We’ll need volunteers to help with event prep the day before, and various tasks (like guest registration, ushering, raffle ticket sales, and parking support) the day of, for each of the following events
Support our monthly free food markets in partnership with the Oregon Food Bank and Beaverton. We will be giving away fresh produce and dry foods to needy families in a farmer’s market type of environment. We may also cook and serve recipe samples to give people ideas of how to prepare healthy foods.
Beaverton Food Pantry
Volunteer Shift: 12:15 pm - 3:45 pm
Food Pantry Hours: 12:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Dates (the first Thursday of each month):
Help our Cornelius Wellness Center garden grow! The garden is used for teaching healthy food options, herbal medicine, and producing delicious food for our patient community.
Due to COVID-19 these volunteer opportunities are not available.
Every summer, our mobile clinic visits migrant and seasonal farmworker patients at their job sites. We need volunteers to help us count patients, assist our health educators, run children’s activities, distribute donated items, and more. Spanish speaking ability required.
Find out more about what we do in Outreach.
Teach our patients and community members in Cornelius and Beaverton in exercise classes like yoga or tai chi, self-defense, resume writing, English, crafting with seniors and kids, and more.