Adopt a Family

Nov 2- Make the holidays brighter for a family in need by participating in the Adopt a Family Project. We invite you to adopt, donate, or volunteer.

Give Where You Live

Join us in supporting Santa Cruz County's Holiday Giving Campaign. With 33 hand-selected nonprofits, you can give with confidence.

Family Volunteer Day

Nov 17- Join with families from around the county to make a difference on this National Day of Service.

Thanksgiving & Beyond

Want to give your time this holiday season? Join with fellow volunteers to support Thanksgiving meals and beyond. View our blog to learn more.

Real Connections

Learn what happens when hopeful people work together to transform a community for good. Be a part of this legacy and take action with us.

Latest News

Family Volunteer Day and Beyond

This Saturday, November 17th is Family Volunteer Day. I can’t think of a better way to communicate my value for giving and kindness than to simply spend a few hours “doing” with my family. Volunteering in my household is a favorite family past time. My children love the opportunity to be of use to someone […]


Ready to Give This Holiday Season?

It’s November already! For the marketing world this means the holiday season has begun. Tinsel, glitter, and an endless supply of holiday bobbles are making their way to store shelves and Carols have begun to play over loud speakers all across America. For those who want to look beyond the commercial aspect and find deeper […]


In The Spotlight

Meet Isabella and Anthony

At ages 9 and 10, Anthony and Isabella Cuturrufo had their very first volunteer experience at the Soup Kitchen. This formative experience set the wheels in motion for many years of volunteer adventures for this sibling duo who are now in high school at Pacific Collegiate School and prepping for their 3rd year of YS Summer Service Institute.

Learn More About Isabella and Anthony

Meet James

James is an incredible young man who has used volunteering as a means to maintain wellness, make new connections, build his resume, and give back for the support he has received as a participant of our Community Connection Prevention and Early Intervention Program.

Learn More About James

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