United Ways throughout California help support the work of 2-1-1 agencies throughout the state by improving health, education and financial stability results for low-income children and families. 

Volunteer Opportunities

  • Volunteer at a local United Way. United Ways throughout the state provide numerous volunteer opportunities to help improve health, education and financial stability results of low-income families and children. In fact, they often organize such opportunities for state employees and local workplaces. Contact a local United Way near you to inquire about volunteer opportunities. 
  • CaliforniaVolunteers. Administered by the State of California, CaliforniaVolunteers provides volunteer opportunities in high impact service solutions, while leveraging public, private, and nonprofit partnerships and resources. Through AmeriCorps, Disaster Volunteering, and Community Partnerships, CaliforniaVolunteers transforms small investments into community impact.
  • Volunteer March aims to strengthen communities by making it easier for people to find good causes nationally. The organization also partners with businesses to provide tools and services to help companies, brands, campuses and government manage volunteer programs and support corporate social responsibility initiatives.


Your donation today will help connect Californians to critical health and human service programs, joblessness support and disaster response information and more. Thank you for your support of 2-1-1!

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