Mary Cummins Real Estate Appraiser Volunteer Activity - Los Angeles, California


Good Shepherd Church in Beverly Hills


         1977-1980 Volunteered with the Shepherdaires to serve food to the elderly 

         1977-1978 Christmas boutique sale. Collected articles to sell, sorted, displayed and sold.

         1977-1980 Bake sales. I helped serve the Sunday coffee hour in the Parish Hall

         1978 Bike-a-thon to raise money for the church

         1977-1980 Corporal Works of Mercy. Under Father Priebe I helped the sick, elderly by visiting them, cleaning, making food and changing linen.

Good Shepherd Catholic School in Beverly Hills


         1973-1978 School raffle sales to raise money for school

         1973-1978 Rummage sale. Picked up articles to sell, cleaned, sorted, displayed and sold. 

         1977-1978 International Dinner. Helped set it up in the Parish Hall, decorated, cleaned.

McKinley Home for Boys


         1972-1980 Volunteered to serve food for banquets

Handicapables of Greater West Los Angeles, California Handicapables


         1979-1981 Helped set up the annual luncheon in the Parish Hall, served, cleaned.

Culver City Swim Team, Roadrunners


         1977 Raffle ticket sales to raise money.

         1975-1978 Host team, ran scores, helped time events, sold refreshments.

         1975-1978 Swim-a-thon. Collected funds per lap to raise money. 

         1976 Host Olympians. Helped serve the Olympians when they used our pool for workouts.

Beverly Hills YMCA


         1974-1975 Cartwheel-a-thon to raise money.

         1974-1975 Sold toffee covered peanuts. Half went to Y, rest went to YMCA camp

         1971-1977 Swim-a-thon to raise money.

         1976 Volunteer of the year dinner hostess

         1976 Gymnastics Fantastics show to raise money, sold programs, refreshments

         1976 Half-time show for Lakers game to raise awareness and funds.

Beverly Hills El Rodeo School


         1977-1978 Helped during lunch time to make the sets for the drama department. Designed the Spring Fling main backdrop of an angel on a cloud.

Century City Hospital


         1981 Volunteered to serve food to patients, ran errands, filed medical records.

Brotman Medical Center


         1981 Worked in the ER as an EMT. Took vital signs, assisted doctors in trauma room, updated medical files.

University of Southern California


         1982-1984 Worked on the suicide hotline

         1982 Volunteer VP of my dorm the International Hall

         1983-1984 Volunteer at the Spastic Children's Foundation as assistant to the aquatic therapist

         1983 Tutored mentally challenged children as a volunteer

Westside Children Center


         1990-1991 Volunteered with abused children newborn to age five.

Animal Match Rescue Team


         2000-2002 Took photos of shelter animals and posted them on the Internet

Los Angeles Animal Services


         2006-2007 Designed and built a new website for the Department, added the "Pet of the Day" feature.

         2000-2006 Volunteered in the shelter

         2003 Spay/Neuter Committee

         2003 Volunteer Task Force

         2003 Wildlife Committee

         2003 Spanish language committee

         2003 Wildlife presentations 

         2003 Free nuisance wildlife control

         2004 Adopt-a-thon Committee. Ran adopt-a-thon for WLA shelter.

         2004 Was Mrs. Santa for Christmas photos with pets at PetSmart

City of Los Angeles


         1981 Skate-a-thon to raise money for leukemia.

         2006 Coyote Task Force

         2006 Proposition F Animal Facilities Bond Committee

Cummins Real Estate Services


         1984-present. Pro bono real estate consulting, appraisals and brokerage.

Animal Advocates non-profit


         2002-present. All volunteer non-profit which rescues ill, injured and orphaned wildlife for release back to the wild; wildlife education to children, elderly and community groups; humane nuisance wildlife control; pro-animal legislation.