Volunteer as a Tutor

Join the Literacy Program for a free one-hour orientation to learn more about becoming a tutor to a motivated adult learner.

Become a volunteer tutor

Human Race 2018

Ready, Set, Go- Join us as a rising star on local fundraising scene. Non-profits, schools, & community groups can register now through Mar 15th. 

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

AmeriCorps Members Serving Here

This is AmeriCorps Week and programs across the country are celebrating the members that get things done for America! We are proud of the 11 AmeriCorps VIP Fellows that are now serving in our community! This year they will each volunteer for 1700 hours to support organizations in Santa Cruz County. They build the capacity […]


Shifting the Culture of Violence Through Kindness

This week I made my latest donation to Moms Demand Action and yesterday, I once again put on my shirt that states, “Be nice to each other, it’s really all that matters.” This quote comes Sandy Hook Elementary School Principal Dawn Lafferty Hochsprung. Dawn was among the 20 children and six adults gunned down inside […]


In The Spotlight

Meet Our Literacy Trainers

Claire, Carol, and Krissen are three incredibly skilled volunteers who lead the charge for our Literacy Program Tutor trainings. Together they instill confidence, provide teaching tools and pave the way for the success of hundreds of volunteer tutors.

Learn More About Our Training Team

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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