Community Service

Welcome to the Orlando Camera Club Community Services information page.  The Orlando Camera Club believes in giving back to the community by donating its time and talents to non/not for profit organizations in need of photography services.

Please note that submitting a request is not a guarantee of provision of services, however, we will do our best to provide any help we can depending on the availability of volunteers as well as other prior/competing commitments. Requests should be submitted at least 30 days in advance of the event.

Please scroll down the page for information   regarding requests for  volunteer   photographers for non/not for profit events. 

Volunteer Opportunities

If you are interested in volunteering or have questions please email the community services chairperson at

communityservice@orlandocameraclub.com

Links to prior event photos

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Thank You

2022 VCI Appreciation Lunch

2022 VCI Appreciation Lunch

Had an opportunity to work with another great Orlando Camera Club volunteer.  Thank you Tish Hart for joining me on Friday to help take photos for the Volunteers for Community Impact Luncheon.  So many great volunteers in the same place.  Such a positive feel to the crowd.

2022 Ronald McDonald House Bay Hill Golf Tournament

2022 Ronald McDonald House Golf Classic

It was another great day for golf and Cyril Desmond, Jim Peters and Terri Watkins took time out to take photos for Ronald McDonald House.  Terri is new to the team and I want to welcome her.  Hope to have her join for other events in the future.  Great job to all.

For more photos go to: 2022 Ronald McDonald House Golf Classic – photos by Cyril Desmond, Jim Peters and Terri Watkins.

2022 Children’s Safety Village Golf Tournament

2022 Children’s Safety Village Golf Tournament

It was a great day to be out on the course for the Children’s Safety Village Golf Tournament.  They gave me a golf cart and yes I was dangerous.  Thanks to Majonka Herlikofer for helping with this event.  We chased teams around the course but got them all.

For more photos go to: 2022 Children’s Safety Village Golf Tournament

2022 Ronald McDonald House Luncheon

2022 Ronald McDonald Luncheon

Thank you to Christine Otu for the great shots she got at the Ronald McDonald House luncheon.  It was held at the Alfond Inn.

For additional photos go to : 2022 Ronald McDonald Luncheon

2022 Children’s Safety Village Hero Fun Run

2022 Hero Fun Run

It was a beautiful day for a race and Chris Harris and Mojonka Herlikofer did a great job of taking photos for the Hero Fun Run.  Thanks so much.  Looks like it was a fun and educational day for the kids.

For more photos go to:  2022 Hero Fun Run

2022 Multi County Emergency Drill

2022 Emergency Drill

Thank you to Jim Peters, Majonka Herlikofer, Chris Harris, Tish Hart, Christine Otu, Cliff Morris, and Steve Linton for taking their time to document the drill to help make the rest of the community prepared for a disaster that hopefully will not happen.

2022 Ronald McDonald House Appetite for the Arches

2022 Appetite for the Arches – photos courtesy of Jim Peters

Another food event.  Always the best.  thank you Jim Peters for providing the great photos for a great charity.

For more photos go to : 2022 Ronald McDonald House Appetite for the Arches

2022 Hearts of Gold Fund Raiser – Coalition for the Homeless

2022 Hearts of Gold Fund Raiser – photos by Tish Hart and Cyril Desmond

Tish Hart and Cyril Desmond did a wonderful job for the Coalition for the Homeless.  Take a peak at some of the moments they were able to capture at this fund raiser.

For more to view go to:  2022 Hearts of Gold – photos by Tish Hart and Cyril Desmond

To Request Volunteer Photographer Assistance  Please   Read  Below

The Orlando camera Club (OCC) considers any services its club members provide an “in-kind” donation to your organization/event.  Time at events and   for post processing is valued at $75.00/hour/photographer.  Services are   provided   for non/not for profit  organizations events   if volunteers   are available.

Please submit all requests a minimum of 30 days in advance.  Photo assistance can not be guaranteed. We will try our best to provide any help we can.  Help will depend on the photographers availability and other needs/organization activities that may be in conflict with the date/time of your event.

To request volunteer assistance please send an email to

Community service@orlandocameraclub.com

 and provide the following information regarding your event.

  • Name of Organization and if it is a non-profit/not for profit
  • Contact name, email and phone number
  • Event date, time and location
  • Expected number of attendees
  • Number of photographers requested
  • Description of event
  • How you  will  recognize the  Orlando Camera   Club  for  the services   provided

Note: Photos taken at events may appear on the Orlando Camera Club website, Facebook page or elsewhere unless otherwise indicated by the person/organization making the request for services that they prefer they not be used.  Requests to not have photos shared will be evaluated and honored, as seen appropriate by the community services chairperson.

Community Service Events Photos

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