Community Service

The second Tuesday of the month is the Food Distribution day at Nipomo Elementary School. We start organizing at 1:30 and go till about 6:15.  If you can help out, please let me know which shift or shifts you'd like to work. We need help with all shifts but particularly a couple of people who are Spanish speaking to help with the 4 to 6 shift.

First shift: 1:30 - 2:30 set-up and clothes sorting

Second shift: 2:00 - 3:00 unloading

Third shift: 2:30 - 4:00 packing

Fourth shift: 4:00 - 6:00 distribution

Fifth shift: 5:15 - 6:15 wrap up

If you have any questions, you can email me at or call me at 860-951-2100


The Nipomo Lions Club needs help with Food Distribution the 4th Tuesday of each month at Dana Elementary School. It starts at 3:30 and ends at 6pm. Students can come and help out by assisting the families with putting the food into a shopping cart and loading it into their cars.


Rancho De Los Animales for the Disabled in Arroyo Grande needs volunteers! You will help deserving disabled youth & adults with horseback riding & help with the farm animal petting zoo. You will also learn horse handling skills & how to care for a variety of farm animals. To volunteer call (805) 489-4751 or (805) 459-9083.