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Initlive will assist you in Volunteering for Stand Down 2019.

Professional/Specialty Area Volunteers see below

Please remember that all providers and volunteers need to pre-register with their professional specialty contact or through InitLive.

Thank you for your support of Stand Down!

Professional and Specialty volunteers :  Please use the contact information below to volunteer your services at Stand Down.  Please provide license information where applicable.

Medical/Pharmacy: Jerry Mailhot, jerry.mailhot@va.gov

Dental: Raoul Santos: raoul.h.santos.mil@mail.mil

Optometry/Dental:  Tom Burley:  tom.burley@healingcaliforniacharity.org

Civil Legal Coordinator: Heather Carmody: hcarmody@sdvlp.org

Chaplain Services: Rosemary Johnston:  jnstn.rsmry@gmail.com

Integrative Medicine: Rod Anderson:  1potteryguy@gmail.com

Barbers/Haircutters:  Earl Childress:  earl.childress@vvsd.net

Tent Leaders:  Marilyn Cornell:  Marilyn.cornell@vvsd.net

Kid’s Tent: Susan Moreland:  r.moreland@cox.net

Stand Down Volunteers FAQs

When is Stand Down 2019?

Stand Down 2019 is being held June 28 – June 30, 2019.

Where is Stand Down 2019?

Stand Down is held at the San Diego High School upper athletic field located at 1405 Park Blvd.

Does Initlive share my personal information?

Initlive and VVSD does not share your personal information.

What if I do not have internet access?

You may volunteer as a “walk-in”. You will be assigned to a task as needed.

How do I volunteer as a group?

If you wish to organize a group volunteer effort, please send a message to volunteer@vvsd.net  and the volunteer coordinator will assist you.

Where do I park?

Directions to Stand Down and parking instructions may be found on Initlive under “Event Documents.”

Can my child volunteer or accompany me at Stand Down?

All volunteers must be at least 18 years of age. Children under 18 years of age may not volunteer or accompany a volunteer.

May I bring my dog?

Volunteers may not bring pets to Stand Down.

What should I wear or bring to Stand Down?

Please dress appropriately for hot weather conditions. Organizational tee-shirts, closed toe shoes, hat, sunglasses, and sunscreen are highly encouraged. Folding chairs are also encouraged.

Is water and food provided to volunteers?

Water is provided to volunteers, but food is not. Volunteers are encouraged to bring their own food and a water container.

How can I donate to Stand Down?

Financial donations may be mailed to Stand Down Director, Veterans Village of San Diego, 4141 Pacific Hwy, San Diego, CA 92110.  In-Kind Donations may be delivered to our warehouse 2061 Kurtz St, San Diego, 92110 Monday – Friday 7AM-3PM

For further assistance or inquiries, please email us at: volunteer@vvsd.net