Welcome to the SAAC Volunteer & Advocacy Center. You can find a variety of volunteer and advocacy opportunities that fit your interests, expertise and/or schedule listed here.
SAAC offers many opportunities for its members to get involved and stay connected with colleagues. Below you will find useful information about volunteering with SAAC.
Any member can volunteer with SAAC. It doesn’t matter if you are new to the industry or an industry expert--you can make a difference within our association. Additionally, we encourage SAAC members who have volunteered in the past to help us fill our current volunteer needs.
The IssueSenate Bill 162, authored by California state Sen. Ben Allen, would prohibit legitimate cannabis businesses from using advertising or branded merchandise. The legislation unanimously passed the state Senate and will be headed for a full vote in the California State Assembly soon.
Why It's Important
SAAC's Position Statement on SB 162July 2017
SAAC Position Statement on Act to amend Section 26152 of the Business and Professions Code relating to cannabis (Senate Bill 162)