WHY become a CARSS Volunteer?

  • Provide service - good for YOU and your COMMUNITY
  • Get more involved in Sausalito
  • ​Enjoy the camaraderie of the CARSS volunteer group
  • Meet some of the most interesting residents
  • Studies have shown that volunteerism is good for your health!
  • Pay it forward!
  • Fun volunteer appreciation events 

HOW do I become a CARSS Volunteer Driver?

​The first step to becoming a CARSS Volunteer Driver is to let us know you are interested!  We will talk with you over the phone or by email and ask you to complete a simple application.  Other requirements to becoming a Volunteer Driver include:

  • CARSS will pay for a criminal and DMV background check
  • Your auto must be in good working condition
  • Your auto insurance must meet the CARSS minimum requirement of $100k/$300k/$50k
  • You must have a valid U.S. drivers license
  • ​We ask that you come to quarterly events and trainings

What will my commitment be?

  • You will be asked to volunteer for a minimum of ONE 4-hour shift per month (although we would love to have you more!)
  • You will be sent a Google Calendar two weeks before the first of the month and asked to provide the Coordinator the date(s) you are available to drive
  • You will receive a list of reserved rides the morning of your day on duty
  • You will be driving your own car, so please make sure it is in good running condition and free of debris 
  • Same Day calls that come in between the hours of 10am-1:45pm will be forwarded  to your cell phone for you to return when it is safe to do so
  • ​You will receive a thorough training and the Project Coordinator is available to answer any additional questions! 

​​​'Call A Ride for Sausalito Seniors'

CARRS Volunteers

The Sausalito Lions Club heated up the BBQ in appreciation of the CARSS and Sausalito Village Volunteers and  CARSS Riders.  Volunteer Appreciation events are integral to the success of CARSS - Sausages, corn on the cob, salad, dessert, drinks galore and Raffle Prizes all added to the fun!

Call CARSS: 1-415-944-5474