As a community, we have an opportunity to ease the struggles of families in our community and make the holidays brighter for our neighbors. Each year the Volunteer Center partners with 25 fellow non-profits to meet the needs of 400+ families struggling to make ends meet. Sign up to adopt a family here.
Holiday Giving Guide
View our Volunteer Opportunities and find out ways to give your time this holiday season!
Santa Cruz Gives
We have doubled the number of organizations this year to 80 so let's try to double the good! Support any one of these incredible orgs with a gift of any size TODAY! Santa Cruz Gives is a partnership between the Volunteer Center, the GoodTimes & the Community Foundation of Santa Cruz County.
Our Impact this Year....
People helped from our impact programs
People reached with Covid & disaster preparedness information
Covid shots in people's arms with the help of our volunteers
Value of hours contributed
$11.3 million in time