Christmas CanTreeThe Holidays are near – it’s the perfect time to volunteer!

We have a few upcoming volunteer opportunities that will be a great first step towards getting involved with SAR. There is something for everyone:

  • Day 1 – Monday, November 23rd, 7:00am – 10:00am
    Location: Mel Rapton Honda – 3630 Fulton Avenue Sacramento, CA 95821
  • Day 2 – Tuesday, November 24th
    Location 1: Sunrise Mall – 6041 Sunrise Mall Road, Citrus Heights, CA 95610 – 7:00am – 9:30am
    Location 2: California Backyard – 8457 Elk Grove Blvd. Elk Grove, CA 95758 – 11:00am – 1:00pm

Help plan and build the actual "CanTrees" at one of these 3 locations. Duties include moving, lifting boxes of canned food and individual cans. Stacking cans to build a Christmas tree–shaped structure. If interested, please contact Nichol Perez at (916) 437–1220.


Date: Friday, December 4th
Time: Various 2–hour shifts to choose from
Locations: Raley’s Rush River Drive – 7465 Rush River Drive, Macy’s Arden Fair Mall – 1701 Arden Way
Duties: Spread the holiday cheer while ringing the bells for donations for the Salvation Army kettles.

There are various 2–hour shifts to choose from throughout the day. For inquiries on this opportunity, please contact Tony Vicari at (916) 437–1205 or