Summer Program (July 9 -  August 16) volunteer opportunities:

contact Daniel Avila for more information!  ( - 949.645.0075)

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K-3rd grade

Monday -  Thursday (10:30am-12:30p)

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4-6th grade

Monday - Thursday (1:00-3:00pm)


Volunteer Opportunities:

For the past 14 years, Mika volunteers have impacted the lives of hundreds of students and adults in Costa Mesa.  Mika volunteers serve as role models and life changers. People just like you.

After School Programs

Maple Learning Center & Center (Mika Office) Locations

Connects volunteers with K-6th grade students through homework help, small group tutoring, recreational activities, and mentoring.

Program Times: Monday - Thursday  3:30 - 4:45 PM (K-3rd grades), 5:00-6:15 (4th-6th grades)

Volunteer Commitment: One day a week for fall or spring academic semester.

Homework & Hangout

(Mika Office & other locations)

Hangout with youth, help with homework, and mentor youth in the small things of life

Program Times: Monday, Tuesday, & Thursday  5:30 - 7:00 PM 

Volunteer Commitment: One day a week for fall or spring academic semester.

Connects volunteers with Jr. high and high school students in our Mika Youth Group. Help lead Bible studies or worship, provide food, or run group games.

Program Times: Wednesday 6:00 - 8:00 PM 

Volunteer Commitment: Once a week or once a month

Youth Group

(Mika Office)

Language Learning Night

(FLDWRK Costa Mesa)

An easy (and fun!) intro for you, your family and friends to engage with neighbors, learn about Mika, and learn Spanish or English! At Language Learning Night, you can be teacher and student while exchanging language with a native Spanish speaker.

Program Times: Every 4th Monday of the Month, June 25th, July 23rd, August 27th

Volunteer Commitment: Attend once a month gatherings

Interested in sharing your English with those desiring to learn? Mika hosts classes for neighbors to come learn and practice their English in 10-week courses throughout the year.

Program Times: 

Tuesdays 6:30 - 8:00 PM   (Shalimar Neighborhood)

Wednesdays 6:30 - 8:00 PM   (Mika Office)

Wednesdays 7:30 - 8:30 PM   (Maple Neighborhood)  

Volunteer Commitment: One night a week for a 10-week course in one of our Mika neighborhoods

Share Your English

(Maple, Shalimar, Mika Office)

Connects volunteers with Mika Leadership Institute students through leadership-focused workshops and trainings. 

Workshop Times: Generally 2 sessions. Each session is about 2 hours and takes place during the Mika Leadership Institute (MLI), which takes place on the 4th Tuesday of the month.

Workshop Ideas: Leadership skills, public speaking, physical fitness, health, spiritual development, career growth, photography, etc. 

Mika Leadership Institute (MLI)


Submit Your Volunteer Interest Form:

Have more questions?

Contact our Volunteer & Partnerships Coordinator, Daniel Avila, at for more information.

Mika CDC Program Locations


Mika CDC Office, 1718 Monrovia Ave, Costa Mesa, CA

Shalimar Teen Center, ThinkTogether, 779 Shalimar Dr # 12, Costa Mesa, CA 92627

Maple Learning Center, 1981 Maple Ave, Costa Mesa, CA