Make a Difference Day 2017

October 28, 2017-  Projects throughout Santa Cruz County  |  9:00 AM -2:00 PM

Make A Difference Day is the largest day of service in the US and annually attracts millions of community members to take action.

Together we will step out in Santa Cruz County to make a difference.  We invite you to show up for the places you love to clean up, clear out, and revitalize our community spaces.

Friends, community groups and businesses are invited to join together to make Santa Cruz County a cleaner, happier, more vibrant place to be.


*If you have not yet registered for a project you can join one of the projects below on Saturday morning.


Ecology Action - Clean Up at Main Beach

10AM to 12pm at Main Beach

106 Beach St, Santa Cruz -- on the deck next to the Ideal Bar and Grill


Evergreen Historical Cemetery - Restoration and Renovation

9:30am to 12pm

On Coral St, next to Harvey West Park


Homeless Services Center - Campus Beautification

**All volunteers must be 18 or older.

9:30am to 1:30pm

115 Coral St, Santa Cruz

Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History - Gardening Project


Santa Cruz County Parks - Painting Party at Quail Hollow Ranch

two shifts: 10am to 12pm and 12pm to 2pm

800 Quail Hollow Rd, Felton


Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History- Pollinators Garden

10am to 1pm and

1305 East Cliff Dr, Santa Cruz


Watsonville Wetlands Watch - Habitat Restoration

9am to 12pm

Meet at the Fitz Wetland Education Center and walk to the project site:

500 Harkins Slough Rd, Watsonville


YouthSERVE - Graffiti Paint-Out--*This project is now full

Adopt - A- Family - Stars Making Party --- *This project is now full

Coastal Watershed Council - River Health Day -- *This project is now full

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