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Giving to UC Davis Health

Giving to UC Davis Health

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For more information on volunteering, please contact:

Volunteer Services
2330½ Stockton Blvd.
Sacramento, CA 95817

Volunteer Services


UC Davis Medical Center Volunteer Ambassador

Volunteer Ambassadors play an important role by greeting our patients and visitors and assisting them with wayfinding in our hospital and clinics. Volunteering as an ambassador is a great opportunity to be a part of the UC Davis Health community. 

Hours and days are flexible, and a UC Davis Medical Center blue jacket, ambassador ribbon, and tie/scarf are provided. For information, please call Volunteer Services at 916-734-2401.

Gift shop

This is an exciting, upbeat place to volunteer in the hospital. Volunteers perform a variety of duties while showing and selling wonderful merchandise to visitors, patients and staff. Volunteers open new merchandise, restock, cashier, and provide ideas for merchandising. All proceeds from sales are donated to UC Davis Health for hospital projects and services.

The gift shop provides a convenient source of various merchandise for sale. The gift shop is located in the Tower Lobby of the main hospital. You will find a variety of gifts, greeting cards, candy, magazines, toys, activity games and many other wonderful items!!!

The gift shop is open Monday - Friday, 10 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. and on weekends from noon to 4 p.m. For more information about the shop, please call 916-734-2403.

All proceeds from sales are donated to the health system for hospital projects and services. We look forward to being of service to you in choosing just the right gift!


The Lifeline Program is an important link for the elderly, disabled and other individuals who are at risk, to be able to stay in their homes. Lifeline is a personal response system which, at the press of a button, provides someone to help 24-hours-a-day, 7-days-a-week. There is a monthly fee charged for the service. For more information, please call 916-734-7527.