Youth Blog

Senior Tech Project Wins National Award from JPMorgan and Chase

Current and former volunteers and participants are invited to attend a celebration event on July 12th from 12-1PM at the Louden Nelson Senior Center (301 Center St Santa Cruz). This event will be followed by a regularly scheduled Senior Tech Day program from 1-3PM. See flyer for more information. The Volunteer Center of Santa Cruz […]

Give it Away Day

June 8th from 1-4PM-  Join YouthServe for a day of  giving as they team up with 3 fellow non-profits to support children and their families. YouthServe teens would like to collect your new and used clothing, canned goods, and donations of gift cards. Items Needed: ·      $25 Gas Cards (Jacob’s Heart) ·      $10 Target Gift […]

Junior Volunteers Teams up with GroupOn Grassroots

Teens have the opportunity to discover their passion, gain new skills, and contribute their talents to community organizations in need of support. Summer fellows will provide 1500 hours of service tackling community issues. They may engage grade schoolers in science exploration, feed the hungry, or socialize with needy animals. Throughout the summer, their good work […]

Adopt A Family Gift Wrapping

Adopt A Family Gift Wrapping

YouthSERVE was at the Volunteer Center’s Adopt A Family warehouse yesterday sorting and wrapping the multitude of presents received from generous donors throughout Santa Cruz County. In parternship with GenerationOn, Hasbro, Inc.  donated one toy to a child in need for every participating volunteer, effectively doubling our impact . YouthSERVE reminds you to give back […]