Advisory volunteer roles involve longer-term, ongoing commitments. Committee size, composition, and rotations vary. Positions are filled as they open.
Member Services Committee
This committee provides advice and guidance regarding ways to grow, serve, and engage the OLLI membership. Areas include volunteer services, Interest Circles, Clubs, events, and OLLI outreach activities.
Time commitment: Meets monthly.
The members of this committee work with with the OLLI director to evaluate and assess current and past courses and faculty, as well as interview and evaluate prospective course instructors, insuring that OLLI maintains a vital and substantial program of high academic caliber covering diverse curriculum areas.
Time commitment: Six to ten meetings per year.
Gifts to OLLI contribute about 10% of the OLLI @Berkeley budget. The Development Committee advises OLLI staff on fundraising goals and strategies and conducts fundraising outreach to OLLI members.
Time commitment: Six to ten meetings per year, with some additional responsibilities, such as making Annual Fund appeals in classes.
Lafayette Planning Committee
A partnership with the Lafayette Library and Learning Center to promote OLLI programs in Contra Costa County, the Task Force includes OLLI members residing in Contra Costa County and community leaders who work with the OLLI director to review proposed classes and program growth and to recommend community outreach opportunities.
Time Commitment: Meets three times per year.
How To Volunteer
- Contact the OLLI office at 510-642-9934 or firstname.lastname@example.org
- Visit the Volunteer Table at an OLLI Info Session