We Need Your Time and Skills 


  Combine your enthusiasm for genealogy and family history with a contribution of your time and skills.  Contact the Volunteer Coordinator for more information about volunteer opportunities or to volunteer.

  • Docent at the San Diego Library:   Time spent volunteering in the San Diego Central library may improve your genealogy knowledge and research skills. Please consider volunteering. Training is provided. Contact the Library Liaison for more information. 
  • Library orientations for new members
  • Data entry projects: Work at home, at your convenience, on a specific project that involves data entry (example: special projects).
  • Education Committee: Lead a genealogy session.
  • Queries: Research/ respond to requests for assistance received by the Society 
  •  SDGS Quarterly: Write an article or a regular column for the quarterly newsletter. Help proofread the Quarterly prior to publishing.

Society Administration


We can use your administrative and leadership experience.

  • Community Outreach: Coordinate the SDGS Scholarship Program.
  • Desktop publishing / graphics design: Create / design flyers, forms, brochures and other materials for the Society
  • Budget / Audit: Twice-yearly audits.
  • Fundraising - Perhaps you have a knack for fundraising that could help the society improve the program.
  • Meeting and Event Planning
  •  Membership: Help maintain the membership database or staff the membership table at monthly meetings and other genealogical events
  •  Publicity / Public Relations: Staff a booth for the Society at a local event.


Contact the Volunteer Coordinator for more information about volunteer opportunities or to volunteer. 

Address: Post Office Box 635057

San Diego, CA 92163

Email: SDGS@att.net

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