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Volunteer Opportunities

A list of volunteer opportunities to help you connect and give back in the Stanford community and greater Bay Area.

We support and encourage you to contribute your talents to serve others through charitable or volunteer efforts. Below are organizations, centers and programs that offer information and opportunities for involvement both on and off campus.

Cardinal at Work Cares: Now benefiting wildfire victims 

Three major fires—Camp, Woolsey, and Hill—have engulfed California. Hundreds of thousands of people have been forced out of their homes and are suffering from the devastation. Our third annual Cardinal at Work Cares Donation Drive has expanded to benefit those impacted by these recent wildfires. Travel-sized personal care donations are accepted through November 30. 

Learn how you can get involved

Cardinal at Work Cares

Visit the Cardinal at Work Cares Site

On-Campus Volunteer Opportunities


Environment and Sustainability

Hospitals and Health

Off-Campus Volunteer Opportunities

*This list is provided as a service only. We do not endorse any of these references. These resources are not exhaustive but a sample of local and national resources aimed at harnessing the power of volunteering.