Volunteer for Stand Down

To Volunteer, please fill out the ONLINE VOLUNTEER REQUEST FORM or call the Volunteer Line (619) 393-2011 with your contact information and the dates and times you are available.

If the designated time slots are not convenient, please tell us what times you are available.

Volunteers Needed to Prepare for Stand Down

Position Dates and Times
Data Entry (Applications) 5/22 - 1300-1600
5/24 - 1300-1600
5/29 - 1300-1600
5/31 - 1300-1600
6/05 - 1300-1600
6/07 - 1300-1600
6/12 - 1300-1600
6/14 - 1300-1600
6/19 - 1300-1600
6/21 - 1300-1600
6/21 - 1300-1600
6/26 - 1300-1600
6/28 - 1300-1600
Clothing Tent Preparation 7/12 - 0700-1200
7/12 - 1300-1900


Volunteers Needed During Stand Down

Security/Fire Watch Positions are available 1800-2400 and 2400-0600 -- Monday, 7/9/12 thru Thursday, 7/12/12
Position Friday : 7/13 Saturday : 7/14 Sunday : 7/15 Monday : 7/16
Security/Fire Watch 2400-0600
0500-1200
1200-1800
1800-2400
2400-0600
0600-1200
1200-1800
1800-2400
2400-0600
0600-1200
1200-1800
1800-2400
2400-0600
Tent Assignments 1130-1600
Tent Data Entry 0500-1200
1130-1600
Volunteer Data Entry 0600-1200
1200-1800
0600-1200
1200-1800
0600-1300
Tent Assignment Runners 0500-1200
1200-1800
Handouts at Gate 0600-1200
Baggage Check 0530-1300
1300-1800
1800-2400
0000-0600
0600-1200
1200-1800
1800-2400
0000-0600
0600-1200
1200-End
Dishwasher 0600-0900
0900-1200
1200-1500
1500-1800
0600-0900
0900-1200
1200-1500
1500-1800
0600-0900
0900-1200
1200-End
Men's Showers 0600-0900
0900-1200
1200-1500
1500-1800
0600-0900
0900-1200
1200-1500
1500-1800
00700-1000
1000-1300
Women's Showers 0600-0900
0900-1200
1200-1500
1500-1800
0600-0900
0900-1200
1200-1500
1500-1800
00700-1000
1000-1300
Litter Pick Up 0600-0900
0900-1200
1200-1500
1500-1800
0600-0900
0900-1200
1200-1500
1500-1800
00700-1000
1000-1300
Water Crew 0600-0900
0900-1200
1200-1500
1500-1800
0600-0900
0900-1200
1200-1500
1500-1800
00700-1000
1000-1300
Holistic Tent Admin 0800-1300
1300-1800
0800-1300
1300-1800
Volunteer Desk 0530-1200
1200-1800
0530-1200
1200-1800
0630-1300
Volunteer Desk Runners 0500-1200
1200-1800
0600-1200
1200-1800
0600-1200
I.D. Tent Photos 0800-1300
1300-1800
0800-1300
1300-1800
General Helpers 0600-0900
0900-1200
1200-1500
1500-1800
0600-0900
0900-1200
1200-1500
1500-1800
0700-1000
1000-1300
Optical Assisants 0700-1600 0700-1300
DMV Assistant 0800-1600
Guides 0530-1000
Tent Leader 0530-1800 0730-1800 0730-Debrief
NOTE: Tent Leaders must be available for all three days.


Duties Associated with Volunteer Positions
Position Description of Duties
Security/Fire Watch
Data Entry
Clothing Tent Preparations
Tent Assignments
Runners
Handouts at Gate
Baggage Check
Dishwashers
Showers (men & women)
Litter Pick Up
Water Crew
Holistic Tent Admin
Volunteer Desk
Volunteer Desk Runner
Volunteer Data Entry
I.D. Tent Photos
Tent Leader
General Helpers
Patrol grounds, stand gate watch, provide safety - no experience necessary
Entering participant's information into our Database.
Setting up the tent and sorting the inventory.
Working in registrations doing intakes/assigning tents.
Escorts participants to assigned tent and miscellaneous.
Giving schedule of events to participants.
Checks in & out personal property.
Pots and pans
Distributes towels & hygiene gear.
Cleaning crew.
Ensures that water stations stay full.
Assisting veterans at the Holistic Health tent
Responsible for signing in all volunteers.
Escorts volunteer to assigned locations
Entering volunteer information into our database.
Photographs for Stand Down I.D.
Assist Veterans in accessing services.
Assisting Veterans and Stand Down Staff as needed and directed.


Volunteer Information Emails and Telelphone Numbers

General Information: 619-497-0142
Email for General Info
General Volunteer Line 619-393-2011
Volunteer Email
Medical Volunteers wade.ebersole2@va.gov
Optical Volunteers Waldemar.Thormes@med.navy.mil
Homeless Court Volunteers steve.binder@sdcounty.ca.gov
Civil Legal Volunteers mrastetter@sdlvp.org
Integrative/Holistic Medical Volunteers Mitch.instructor@sbcglobal.net
Navy Medical Volunteers Demetrio.gonzales@med.navy.mil
Chaplain Volunteers ChaplainBabs@cox.net

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 4141 Pacific Highway, San Diego, California 92110. Thank you.