The Volunteer Center was founded in 1967 to address the pressing needs of our local community through volunteer service.
We offer 17 programs that engage young people, families, seniors, working professionals, and people with disabilities in meaningful service. Learn more about our programs.
We have the capability of connecting people with volunteer opportunities on the web, by phone or at one of our Centers. We additionally, partner with over 400 non-profits to find the perfect fit for your skills and interest.
What inspires individuals in our community ?
Our mission is to transform our community and ourselves through volunteerism, empowering everyone to be the difference.
Santa Cruz Volunteer Center
1740 17th Ave
Santa Cruz CA 95062
Watsonville Volunteer Center
12 Carr Street
Watsonville, CA 95076
fax: (831) 722-7025