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Events and Programs

PCSC strives to hold a variety of events, with the goal that there is a little something for everyone! Look through these events to see what sparks your interest and those you might want to sign up for!


Meal Preparation and Cooking

St. Mary's

    Join us at St. Mary's Senior Center to cook and serve to low income seniors. 

College Ave.

    Cook and serve meals to the homeless at College Avenue Presbyterian Church.

Alameda County Community Food Bank

     Sort and package fresh produce and non-perishable food to be distributed to low income community members at the Alameda County Community Food bank where PCSC adults are Lead Volunteers.

Dream Catcher Dinner

    Come to the Dream Catcher wellness center for at-risk and homeless teens to cook and serve dinner with their teens.

YEP Brunch, Lunch, or Dinner

     Come out and serve a meal to a 40 person homeless encampment.


Home Renovation and Environmental Cleanup

Rebuilding Together Oakland

     Each year, PCSC raises around $12,000 with the help of fundraisers and parent donations to be sponsors of RTO.  We take complete responsibility for the renovation of a low income elderly person's home in Oakland in association with RTO. The renovation is entirely youth led, and PCSC's largest event.

Lake Merritt Cleanup

     About 4 times a year, PCSC goes down to Lake Merritt to clean up trash in the surrounding areas around the lake.


Native Plant Nursery

     Come to Joaquin Miller Park to propagate native plants at the plant nursery.  PCSC also volunteers at other Friends of Sausal Creek sites in the Oakland Hills 


Youth Work and Community Engagement

Tutoring Burmese Refugees

    Every Thursday, PCSC carpools to a church where they tutor young Burmese refugees. 

Children's Fairyland

   Come work with youth at Children's Fairyland! We do everything from painting murals to teaching crafts.

Youth Court

    PCSC goes to San Leandro to act as a jury in non-violent first time offender trials of youth. 


If you or someone you know is interested in leading an event, contact the VP Program! Not sure who that is? See our Crew Leaders page. 



Pancake Breakfast

    Each year, the VP Fundraisers plan the 4th of July Pancake Breakfast. PCSC members sell tickets, cook, and serve pancakes to members of the community to raise money for the annual RTO project. 

Meal Cooking and Preparation Events

    Many of our cooking events continue in the summertime. See above for your options, and check facebook for times and dates.

Environmental Cleanup Events

    Many of our environmental events continue in the summertime. See above for your options, and check facebook for times and dates.

PCSC Summer Trip

    Since 2017, PCSC has taken a Summer Volunteer Trip to cities and countries in need of community service. Planning begins in the winter before the trip's summer. Stay updated in the FB group if you are interested in being apart of an upcoming summer trip. 

Special Thank You to Our Community Partners!

PCSC appreciates you! Please check out the websites of our

sponsors by clicking on their logo!

Rebuilding Together Oakland


RTO is an organization that serves low income citizens in Oakland, many with housing insecurity. We ask that you donate to this organization that does so much for PCSC! To find out more about our connection to RTO and to donate, visit the FAQ or Donation page! (If you do donate, we ask that you forward us a confirmation email, so that we can track our members' contributions to RTO!)

Piedmont Council, BSA


Friends of Scouting is the Piedmont Council BSA fundraising initiative. All money donated stays within Piedmont Council BSA and directly benefits Piedmont troops and crews! If you are interested in donating, click their logo or visit our donation page! (If you do donate, we ask that you forward us a confirmation email, so that we can track our members' contributions to the Piedmont Council!)

FMS Projects

Frank & Paula Silver, owners of design/build firm FMS Projects, had two daughters in PCSC. Frank has personally volunteered for many years on PCSC RTO projects, starting in 2009.  Frank continues to be a key resource for PCSC!  

Consultant: Rob Kelly


Mr. Kelly is a small business owner in the Bay Area, who has been volunteering with PCSC since 2019. He helps on RTO and Tiny House projects. Consider checking out his company, Kelly Abramson Architecture, for all of your architecture needs!

Village Market

Village Market has graciously donated produce and groceries to PCSC annually for several years at the 4th of July Pancake Breakfast! This fundraiser is part of the effort by PCSC's VP Fundraising to raise money for the major projects run by PCSC! Please consider supporting Village Market as a way to repay their support of us!

Piedmont Grocery

Piedmont started in 2020 to donate to support PCSC's fundraising efforts.  

Oakland Flower Mart

Owned by a Piedmont family and with a child in PCSC, Oakland Flower Mart has provided goods to support PCSC's fundraising efforts. 

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