Volunteer Program

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The City of Torrance is always looking for individuals to volunteer within the city's various departments. Volunteers are completely essential because they provide the city with help and support in various aspects of  services provided for the community.  We could not hold up the high standards of these services without volunteers like YOU!


We have a vision and we are on a mission.

Volunteer Program Mission and Vision Statement


We encourage you to take a moment to read  through our volunteer opportunity descriptions to determine which volunteer opportunity fits your interests and schedule. When you have determined the volunteer opportunity that suits you best,  click on the application link and complete our online application.

PLEASE NOTE: If you are 18 or older, you will need to clear a Live Scan background check to volunteer.  The City covers the cost of this background check.


 If you are already a volunteer, click here

  • Volunteer Opportunity Descriptions (Click on title to expand)

    • Bartlett Senior Center Lunch Assistant

    • CitiCABLE Production Volunteer

    • Early Childhood Classroom Assistant

    • Farmers' Market Assistant

    • Fire Explorer

    • Focal Point on Aging

    • Friends of the Library

    • Homework Helper

    • James Armstrong Theatre

    • Madrona Marsh Preserve

    • Police Department Volunteer

    • Reserve Fire Inspector

    • Senior Programs

    • Special Needs Athletics

    • Summer Reading Program Lunch at the Library Volunteer

    • Summer Reading Program Teen Volunteer

    • Youth Sports Coach