Human Race Kick Off

This year's Human Race is not to be missed. Team Representatives are invited to learn more at the kick-off breakfast on Feb. 12th.

Become a Tutor

Join us for an orientation to learn how you can become a tutor to a motivated adult English language learner...

Become a volunteer tutor

Trivia Challenge

 Calling all Smarty Pants. Gather your friends and test your wits at the 7th Annual Trivia Challenge in support of our senior programs on Feb. 26th.

Latest News

3 Reasons Not to Miss the 2016 Trivia Challenge

Volunteer Center Executive Director Karen Delaney shares her top three reasons you don’t want to miss the 7th Annual Trivia Challenge happening at the Santa Cruz Civic Auditorium on Friday February 26th. We do tons of great events at the Volunteer Center, and the one I most look forward to – as does my family […]


MLK Day 2016- A Huge Success

A huge thank-you to everyone who chose to take action for our community on Martin Luther King Day. Nearly 450 local residents fanned out across Santa Cruz County to support  community organizations in need. Your actions helped make the day brighter for kids with cancer, gave homeless men and women a helping hand, encouraged a […]


In The Spotlight


btd-winner-CoriMeet Cori

For over 7 years, Cori has been a volunteer for WomenCare, providing women with a cancer diagnosis with support during their treatment. She is the first voice that client’s hear when they call to reach out for support and as a group facilitator she plays the crucial role of creating a space where women feel safe to share their deepest fears and struggles.

Learn More About Cori

granite-holiday-btd-winnerMeet Granite Construction

Granite Construction has a long history of engaging their employees in the community. Most recently they have focused their volunteer effort on supporting Jacob’s Heart Children’s Cancer Support Services. Their employees have donated countless hours because they believe in the heart-warming work that Jacob’s Heart provides to families struggling with cancer.

Learn More About Granite Construction


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