Asian Americans for Community Outreach (AACO) is an organization dedicated to creating a forum in the San Francisco Bay Area where Asian American professionals and students can meet and foster the common goal of community service, benefiting the extended community as a whole.
AACO members can be found throughout the Bay Area. AACO organizes community service and social events and promotes awareness of social and political issues relevant to Asian Americans. By bringing together people from many diverse fields, AACO hopes to pool its members' knowledge, strength, and experience to make a positive impact on our community.
We welcome you to contact us if you have any questions about our organization.
Saturday, March 28, 2015, 01:50 PM - 07:00 PM
First Presbyterian Church, 2407 Dana St. Berkeley, CA 94704
Want to give back to the community while enjoying the company of like-minded and kind-hearted volunteers? Join us in preparing and serving a warm meal to those in need.
**No prior experience necessary!**
Our guests are mostly unemployed, underemployed, or living on small pensions. Our primary duties include food preparation, meal serving and clean up. If time permits, we will sample the meals we prepare before our guests arrive.
For those who are interested, we will have dinner at a local restaurant immediately following the volunteer event!
Saturday, April 04, 2015 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
403 Civic Center Plaza, City of Richmond, CA
Albert Chan, email@example.com
Please state your interest areas and availability when you RSVP
Volunteers are needed for the Lao New Year Festival! The day event features entertainment, food, and cultural/arts and crafts/retail booths. Volunteer duties include setup and cleanup, entrance greeters and admissions collectors, beer/wine booth, runners (take items around), children's booth, stagehands, and floaters. Hours are flexible -- please email me your availability when you RSVP. All volunteers will receive lunch and t-shirt. There is plenty of free street and parking lot parking for volunteers and the festival is within walking distance of the Richmond BART Station.
Sunday, April 05, 2015 09:30 AM - 01:30 PM
Lincoln Square Playground, 261 11th St, Oakland, CA 94607
For the past 59 years, the Wa Sung Community Service Club hosts a Pancake Breakfast on Easter Sunday. This event usually serves about 700-1000 people. Volunteers are needed to set up/clean up tables and chairs, food/drink preparation and distribution (ie. flipping pancakes, making orange juice, cutting fruit, serving sausages, etc.)
This is a fun event where volunteers can interact with the community while showing off their cooking and serving skills. Around 1 pm, after clean up, lunch will be provided to the volunteers.
Space is limited so please RSVP as soon as you can.
AACO events are not professionally, or formally, guided. It is the participants' responsibility to ensure they are in proper physical condition for events they attend, and should consult their physician if necessary.
By attending an event, you agree that you do so at your own risk, are voluntarily participating, assume all risk of injury to yourself, and release and discharge AACO and its staff from any and all claims or causes of action, known or unknown, arising out of AACO's negligence.
A small taste of the fun you can have, while also helping out your community.
Join the AACO Facebook Group to view more images, as well as get more information on upcoming events.
Feel free to get in touch with us. Don't hesitate to join our AACO Facebook and sign up for our Yahoo Groups Newsletter to learn more about upcoming events and volunteer opportunities!
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