Do Good and Do Well for Yourself

Volunteer for your community — and your career goals

Photo with text California Gives Back. Last year, more than 7.8 Million California residents volunteered. Their service has an estimated economic value of more than $16.6 Billion.

Volunteer Impact: Dana Neufeld

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Headshot of Dana Neufeld

Boosting Your Résumé’s Attractiveness

Volunteer Impact: Cara Sperry

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Headshot of Cara Sperry

The Skills-Based Volunteer

Volunteer Impact: Sana Maqsood

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Headshot of Sana Maqsood

Find the Right Career for You Through Volunteering

Volunteer Impact: Alexander Lipson

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Headshot of Alexander Lipson

Meet Your New Co-Workers

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Screenshot from Go Volunteers about California number of people who volunteer

Volunteer Impact: Sandeep Gandhi

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Headshot of Sandeep Gandhi

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Volunteer Impact: Julie Hooper

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Headshot of Julie Hooper

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