Volunteer with the Friends
We’re always looking for a number of people dedicated to preserving a strong public library system here in Santa Cruz.
How to Apply
To volunteer for the Friends of the Santa Cruz Public Libraries, fill out and submit our online application or pick up an application at the Friends’ office in the Downtown Branch.
For more information, contact Ron D’Alessandro, the Friends’ Volunteer Coordinator, at (831) 427-7716 extension 7798 or by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org
Ongoing Volunteer Opportunities
To apply for any of the following volunteer positions, fill out our online application or contact Ron D’Alessandro at email@example.com. All volunteers will receive a volunteer training.
Administrative Support: Assist with data input, report writing and reaching out to our membership.
Book Pick-ups: We always need volunteers with a truck or van who can pick up and move donated books.
Book Sales Volunteer: Join the Friends in throwing our Big Book Sales twice a year! This position can involve moving boxes of books, monitoring sales & conversing with customers or cashiering.
Book Sorting: Go through donated books to determine what gets sold in our Friends Bookstore, in the lobby, and at our Big Book Sales.
Friends Bookstore. The Friends Bookstore is one of the premier used book stores in town! Expect to work 3 hrs/week minimum. Bring your customer service and cashiering skills and sign up!
Graphic Designer: Help us revise our marketing brochures or design posters for up-coming Friends events. Design a bumper sticker or decal to raise money for the Friends.