Ways to Give

We make it easy for you to support volunteerism through a variety of giving options. Choose the one that’s right for you.

If you don't find the information you need here, or if you have any questions, please contact Leslie Lee at engagement@scvolunteercenter.org, or call (831) 427-5070.

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Give By Mail

Mail your check donation to
The Volunteer Center
1740 17th Ave
Santa Cruz, CA 95062

Give By Phone

Call (831) 427-5070
Mon -Thurs 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Fri 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

More Ways to Give

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Gifts of Stock & Appreciated Assets

Stocks, mutual funds, and other appreciated assets are smart, sinple ways to make a meaningful contribution to our community. By making a gift of appreciated securities, you may be able to avoid capital gains tax, diversify your portfolio and perhaps even secure a stream of income.

If you plan to donate stock to the Volunteer Center, please help us more efficiently process your gift by completing the form below to let us know your gift is coming. 

Download this stock transfer form to share with your broker.  Or contact Leslie Lee to request the form directly, ask questions, or get help with your donation: (831) 427-5070 or engagement@scvolunteercenter.org.

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Create a Legacy of Transformation

Your planning today will ensure that the Volunteer Center is serving our community 50 years from now, and beyond.

We would love the opportunity to speak with you confidentially and without obligation about simple ways you can create an enduring legacy of connection & transformation.  Learn more about planned giving options.

Or contact Leslie Lee at (831) 427-5070 or engagement@scvolunteercenter.org.


Donor-Advised Funds

To make a grant through your Donor Advised Fund, request a grant distribution through your DAF sponsor.

Be sure to use the Volunteer Center's EIN # 94-1702678.

Please indicate whether your gift is unrestricted or designated to a specific program and we will allocate accordingly.

For more information, contact us at (831) 427-5070 or engagement@scvolunteercenter.org.

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Employer Matching Gifts

Many employers will double or triple your donations.  To receive a match for your donation matched, email us the form provided by your employer, or mail the form to:

The Volunteer Center of Santa Cruz County
1740 17th Ave
Santa Cruz, CA 95062