Our Featured Video- CELEBRATING 50 YEARS
Want to know what happens when hopeful people work together to transform a community for good?
For 50 years the Volunteer Center of Santa Cruz County has been the home for those who want to take meaningful action. Since opening our doors, County- wide tens of thousands of our neighbors have walked in to offer their time and talents, or get the help they needed.
Across years and issues, together we have created something profound and enduring. Learn More
Join us at the Human Race
We're geared up and ready for the 2018 Human Race. Join the fun by registering yourself or a team! Together we can be stars for our community. See you at the 2018 Human Race.
Your Mental Health Connection
We believe every person has something meaningful to bring to our community. Join our team from Community Connection in creating more opportunities for mental health wellness, support and recovery.
Make Your Moments Matter
We believe in the potential of moments that change lives. Together, our actions make our community a happier and stronger place to be. Hear from volunteers as they share how they make life matter.
Magic Made in 2017
Check out the 2017 Human Race Video and then join the fun this year by registering yourself or a team for the race! Together we can granted wishes, made magic, and gave more.
Building New Bridges
Together we can build bridges to new connections that change lives. Want to hear our 5 year plan for tackling community needs and transforming our community through volunteerism?
What’s Your Cause?
We are part of a diverse community that is united by a common resolve to reach out and lend a helping hand. Thousands of volunteers step forward each day in service to our community for the causes they care about. What's your cause?
Be the Difference
Every day individuals in Santa Cruz County step up to share their time and talents in service to others. Volunteers are the unsung heroes of our community. How can you be the difference in Santa Cruz County?
What’s Your Story?
You name it and there is a volunteer out there doing it. Everyday thousands of volunteers are taking action in Santa Cruz County and we want to celebrate the variety of ways they choose to give their time. What's your story? Share it with us.