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Volunteer Action Center

The Nevada County Volunteer Action Center matches the time and talents of volunteers with opportunities to help individuals and nonprofit organizations that provide human services.

For information on the following positions or other volunteer jobs, call 272-5041, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., weekdays; or stop by 11743 Maltman Drive, Grass Valley.


Experience with MS Word and Excel needed by business center that offers free services to businesses and job seekers. Duties will include filing, data entry, word processing, database management, phone answering and reception. Computer training provided and hours are flexible.

Data entry

Data entry experience can help support an office that finds permanent homes for special-needs children. Three hours every Friday; training will be provided.

Poster distribution

People with a good knowledge of Grass Valley and Nevada City are needed for three to five hours to distribute posters for the annual Health and Safety Fair.


Disaster relief agency needs attention to detail and the ability to work independently for a short-term project. Duties include listing and counting forms and supplies. Training provided; time is flexible.

Office assistant

Busy county legal office needs good office skills for typing, filing, copying and scanning documents. Training provided; time is flexible.

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