Volunteering at Foothill

Looking for an opportunity to help out at Foothill but your schedule won't allow for a lengthy time commitment?  Don't worry, throughout the year there are activities such as fundraisers, luncheons, book sales and open house where volunteers are needed for just a few hours, or day, a week, or even from home.  Some of the opportunities include:

Click here to indicate your interest in helping out with the various short term volunteer opportunities.  Your name and email information will be shared with the committee chair who will contact you at the appropriate time.


TEACHER APPRECIATION LUNCHEONS: Assist with food preparation and/or setup and take down for 3-4 teacher luncheons. Choose to help with one or multiple events.

MAY STAFF APPRECIATION WEEK: Assist with food preparation, set-up/cleanup or other staff appreciation projects for this celebratory week in May.

STRATEGIC PLANNING: Participate in periodic after-school meetings to review requests and make recommendations on PFA funding expenditures.

OPEN HOUSE: Assist with event set-up/cleanup. Open House is scheduled for Wed.  May 22, 2019.

FUNDRAISING EVENTS: Assist PFA chairs with coordinating special one-time fundraisers, such as electronic recycling, Dine 4 Foothill, Change Wars etc.

HEALTH FAIR COMMITTEE OR SPEAKER: Assist with planning the Health Fair which is tentatively scheduled for Wednesday, February, 2019 subject to finding someone to chair this event.

CAMPUS BEAUTIFICATION/COMMUNITY SERVICE DAY: Assist with campus landscape or other projects as part of the Walnut Creek Community Service day scheduled for Saturday, October 13, 2018.

BOOK FAIR: Assist in book fair activities including setup, take down, and checkout.  Generally occurs the week of Open House in May with a variety of daytime and Open House evening selling shifts.

FOOD DONATIONS: Provide as needed (drinks, baked/cooked items, etc.) for various Foothill events.

8th GRADE ACTIVITIES: Assist with various aspects of 8th grade promotional activities including - 6 Flags trip, set-up, decorations, clean-up for the promotion ceremony, and/or the promotion dance & party in June.

EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS: As needed, help committee with emergency preparations, restocking disaster shed, and distribution of emergency classroom supplies.

If you have any additional questions, please contact the PFA president at president.foothillpfa@gmail.com