Come volunteer with us!

Volunteers play a vital role in our fight against poverty in the Bay Area. We always need more volunteers to help make the biggest impact with our core programs and community partners.

Conduct Mock Interviews at the Youth Resource Fair


It's that time of year again! Help youth to get work-ready at the Summer Jobs+ Youth Resource Fair on April 11


Help Families to Reach Financial Self-Sufficiency


SparkPoint Skyline is looking for a volunteer to help 10 hours a week with filing, calling, and other administrative support through April. If you're interested in helping out, contact for more information. 


View the Volunteer Calendar


Check out other upcoming volunteer opportunities here.


Volunteer Spotlight


Through EKS, Bettye has helped almost 100 people to file their taxes this year! "I just love helping people. I want to take the time to get their taxes right and give them a refund that makes a difference in their day to day lives," she says.


For Corporations


If your company is interested in implementing a workplace volunteer program, please contact Sarah Burton at or go to our Summer of Impact page for more information.


Ready to lend a hand?

We want you. We need you. And we’ll roll out the red carpet for volunteers like you! Lend a hand with United Way’s poverty-cutting programs or with nonprofits in our community. Only with your help can we cut Bay Area poverty.