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Does your organization have what it takes?

Does your organization have what it takes to be among the top performing non-profits in the nation? 5 local non-profits have proven they do and we are proud to award them this evening for their outstanding achievements at the Community Foundation of Santa Cruz County from 4:30 PM -6PM. Over the past year the Volunteer […]

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National Volunteer Week 2014

It’s our week to be thankful and celebrate Volunteerism!  Join us at events in honor of National Volunteer Week happening April 6-12, 2014. Widely celebrated across the country, the week brings the opportunity to call national attention to the substantial civic impact that more than 63 million volunteers make in our local communities. We invite […]

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Join Us for Senior Tech Day

[column width=”40%” padding=”5%”] YouthSERVE will kick off 2015 by expanding their reach to several new senior service programs to help local seniors increase their skills with technology, social media, and digital devices. As “digital natives,” young people are the perfect candidates for helping seniors learn how to better connect with online technology. Seniors are invited […]

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MLK Day 2013: Coat and Blanket Drive Locations

In celebration of Martin Luther King National Service Day, the Volunteer Center’s Americorps team is organizing a coat and toiletries drive during the week of January 14th. Help the team kick-off MLK day by donating your new or gently used coats, scarves, blankets and new toiletries to one of the participating locations below now through […]

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Meet Farida

We were very fortunate in 2011 to have  Farida Sulaimanova , a native of Kyrgyzstan serve as an international fellow at the Volunteer Center. She was among 66 individuals chosen from emerging democracies around the world to participate in a civic leaders fellowship arranged by the US State Department. Her goal- to better understand the […]

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