Volunteer Center Events and Training
Service Enterprise Training- Our summer training for fellow non-profits is now underway. Scheduled dates are July 18, Aug 1, 15, & Sept 5. A cohort of 10 organizations are gaining the skills needed to improve their efficiency, cut expenses and further their mission by integrating volunteers into their core operations. Want the opportunity to do this at your organization? Learn More
Ongoing Campaigns and Monthly Opportunities:
Senior Tech Days- YouthSERVE has joined forces with area senior service programs to help local seniors increase their skills with technology, social media, and digital devices. Seniors are invited to drop-in at monthly workshops in Santa Cruz or Watsonville to access new technology skills for connecting with family and friends. View Dates and Learn More
The Karen Delaney Fund for Volunteer Mobilization- We were proud to celebrate Executive Director Karen Delaney at the 2013 Be the Difference Awards. This year marks her 30th year with the Volunteer Center. Her passion for community development and the service movement are an inspiration to us all. In her honor we have developed the Karen Delaney Fund For Volunteer Mobilization to support her career long dedication to bringing more volunteers to the community table. Learn More.
Make Your Moments Matter Campaign- This summer we are taking to the streets to find out what matters most to you. Join us at mobile volunteer stations throughout Santa Cruz County as we make it easier for you to share and connect with the causes you care about. View Locations or Learn More About the Campaign.
Friends Outside Volunteer Orientation- 1st Tuesday of Every Month @ 10AM- Join Friends Outside staff at the Volunteer Center to learn how you can help individuals and families in the transition from incarceration to back to the community. Friends Outside volunteers are making huge strides in reducing the recidivism rate and you can too. Learn More- email fovolunteer@scvolunteercenter.
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