what people are saying.
I cannot tell you how much help The Volunteer Center has been to us. We couldn't do it without you! A heartfelt thanks!
- Deborah Micheele Sanders, The Sapling Project
What We Do
Connecting Resources. People. Organizations.
Mention “volunteering” and one immediately conjures up images of an individual helping out in the community. And while that is true, The Volunteer Center demonstrates how volunteering also encompasses more
than just the individual giving back.
By working and building a strong network of volunteers, nonprofits and businesses, The Volunteer Center helps improve the local community.
VolunteersFrom mentoring to serving food in a shelter, wherever your interests lie, there are volunteer jobs to match. Partnering with hundreds of nonprofit organizations, more than 1,000 opportunities are accessible to volunteers of all ages looking for on-going commitments or one-time jobs.
More than just a place to find a volunteer job, The Volunteer Center also serves nonprofits and businesses:
Access our vast array of recruitment resources, and consulting and training services to support your work with volunteers. And by joining the Nonprofit Volunteer Leaders Council, you’ll find networking connections across sectors, discounts and management resources, among the many benefits of this professional affiliation.
Share resources with our network of business leaders, stay ahead of trends and find the help you need to make a positive impact in the community. And by joining the Bay Area Corporate Volunteer Council, you’ll have access to additional support, benefits and services to develop and maintain an outstanding employee volunteer program.
As a nonprofit organization, The Volunteer Center relies on the community’s generosity in helping us continue our work. Find out how you can leverage your money by making a financial contribution
or find out how you can support our programs