Join the volunteer core at one of the nation’s oldest local health agencies!

Breathe California of the Bay Area fights lung disease in all of its forms and works with its communites to protect lung health. And, you can help support our mission through a variety of volunteer opportunities.

Asthma Management Facilitator

We are looking for volunteers to help lead our 6-session asthma education programs at local schools in Santa Clara and San Benito Counties. . Volunteers have to be 18 years or older. Learn more about our Multi-Session Asthma Management Classes.

Asthma Camp Counselor

Every August, Breathe California hosts a week-long day camp for kids with asthma. The camp teaches the children how best to manage their asthma while also giving them the opportunity to participate in fun activities and to meet other kids with the same condition. Camp counselors will assist with the asthma education component as well as activities and field trips. Learn more about our Camp Superstuff.

Board Member

Breathe California is looking for talented, resourceful and recognized professionals to be a part of our organization's Board of Directors.

Breath of Life Walk Volunteer

Every year around the beginning of October, Breathe California holds its annual 5K Breath of Life Walk. For this event, we need volunteers to help with set-up, break-down, distribution of refreshments, route monitoring, registration and much more. We are also looking for volunteers interested in building a team of walkers to and collecting donations to support our local programs. Learn more about the Breath of Life Walk.

Office Assistant

We are always looking for volunteers interested in helping us with general office work like: creating Word & Excel documents, filing, copying, doing data entry, bulk mailings, and stamping literature.