LAIT911, a Los Angeles non-profit organization committed to keeping our communities informed and safe during disasters, is excited to announce a new initiative that further extends our mission into proactive public health and safety and well-being across California.

LAIT911 is working to create a new resource designed to support our communities during extreme heat conditions. We seek to enhance public safety, particularly for our most vulnerable populations, including homeless individuals, low-income families, seniors, and those with disabilities, by providing timely access to cooling centers, real-time weather forecasts, and essential safety advice.

As we prepare for the go-to-market (GTM) phase of this project, initially launching in key counties including Los Angeles, Ventura, San Diego, Orange, Riverside, and San Bernardino counties, we are calling on passionate and dedicated volunteers to join our GTM team. Your involvement will be pivotal in driving the success of this project, ensuring that this vital resource reaches those who need it the most, especially during life-threatening heatwaves.

Role Description: LAIT911 invites you to volunteer as a community representative, where you’ll engage directly with communities to raise awareness about a new initiative. This role is crucial for building relationships and support for our efforts to protect vulnerable populations during extreme heat conditions.


  • Organize and participate in community events and meetings building relationships with community members, government partners and private/public organizations.
  • Develop outreach materials and distribute information.
  • Serve as a liaison between the community and our organization.

Why Volunteer?

  • Make a Difference: Contribute to a project with the potential to save lives and significantly reduce heat-related illnesses in our communities.
  • Gain Experience: Be part of a dynamic team executing a strategic GTM plan, perfect for those looking to enhance their skills in marketing, community outreach, technology, and more.
  • Join a Community of Changemakers: Work alongside like-minded individuals committed to making California a safer, more inclusive place for everyone.


  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Commitment to social justice and community service.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Passionate about climate action, public health, and community service.
  • Creative problem-solving abilities and a strategic mindset.
  • Able to consistently dedicate ~10-15+ hours per week to the project. Flexibility is a must.
  • Located in or near Los Angeles, CA  – this role is not remote, but some work can be completed remotely.

If you’re inspired to take part in this crucial initiative and lend your skills and enthusiasm to our GTM team, please send a brief overview of your background, skillset and general availability to [email protected].

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