Our volunteers come in all sizes, shapes, and colors, but their hearts are pink and their caring has no limit. Use your talents in our promise to save lives and end breast cancer forever! We will work with your availability. Every minute you spend helping gives another minute of hope to those affected by breast cancer.
If you are interested in volunteering with us, please fill out this Volunteer Application.
Click below to visit our volunteer hub. The Volunteer Hub has all the information you will need as a Komen volunteer including all upcoming Komen events!
TYPES OF VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES
Community Outreach Advocate
Health Fairs and other Community Events – Community Outreach Advocates will help Komen LA County spread the important message of early detection, basic breast health and early detection. Advocates will actively pursue events in the community in which Komen LA County can promote breast health awareness.
Speaker’s are the voice of Komen LA County and go into the community to speak on various topics. Often they share their survivor story or how breast cancer has touched the lives of their loved ones. Other topics include Breast Health 101, Introduction to Komen, and Komen’s Presence in LA County.
Office and Clerical Support
Office Assistant – Opportunities arise throughout the year where clerical help is needed in the Affiliate office for a few hours or a few days. We would like to have a list of volunteers who can be contacted on short notice to come and assist during the months leading up to the Race as well as other times throughout the year.
Marketing and/or Graphic Design
Public Policy Advocacy
Needs and Resource Assessment
Please contact the Outreach & Education Manager, Karla Cativo: KCativo@KomenLACounty.org to discuss other skill or abilities that you could share with us!
Race for the Cure®
Race Committee – Help plan our Race for the Cure by joining our large and fun Race Committee.
Race Day Opportunities
Leadership Volunteer Service and Committee Members
Leadership Service Positions: Susan G. Komen of Los Angeles is always looking for volunteers that are willing and able to serve in leadership capacities. Whether that service is participating on a specialized functioning committee, taking the lead on a large scale events, assuming the role of Chairperson of an Auxiliary or considering service on the Board of Directors. Talent, skill sets and passion for the mission are always considered to fufill the needs of the orgnization. There are limited positions on the Board of Directors so pleases let your interest be known to Shahrokh Sheik, Chairman of the Board Development Committee and he will contact you with additional information, SSheik@komenlacounty.org.
Board and Committee
Board of Directors
Public Policy Committee
Community Profile Committee
Komen Young Professionals
Metastatic Breast Cancer Committee
Worship in Pink Committee
Unidas en Rosa Committee (Latino Initiative)
Worship in Pink Committee (African American Initiative)
Race for the Cure® Committee