Volunteer Opportunities

Did you know you can include volunteering experience on your resume and applications? Volunteering is a great way to learn skills, build your resume, and support your community!

Resources for volunteers

One of the largest online databases connecting volunteers to business and non-profit organizations committed to civic engagement. Search volunteer board by location and keyword.

Social network for volunteers in Santa Clara County. Members log in to find volunteer opportunities, track and validate their volunteer hours, and earn reward points.

Bay Area Volunteer Information Center
Extensive directory of local bay area organizations that enlist volunteers.

HandsOn Bay Area
Coordinates volunteer opportunities for groups and individuals in Bay Area communities.

Points of Light
Largest organization dedicated to volunteer service. Search their database by location and interest.

Global network that connects “idealists” to non-profit organizations, educational institutions, and government agencies. Search for jobs, volunteer positions, and internships in online database.