United Way of the Bay Area

Ready to lend a hand?

We want you. We need you. And we’ll roll out the red carpet for volunteers like you! Only with your help can we cut Bay Area poverty.

individual and small group volunteering

Show the community some love by giving back during our 2015 Summer of Impact!

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Volunteer Spotlight


After Courtney started entertaining the idea of launching her own business, she decided to learn more about the tax system. She now puts that knowledge to use by volunteering at a tax site in San Francisco through EKS.

“Taxes can be daunting for anyone. Helping guide people through that—especially when they are refunded much-needed money—is a wonderful feeling.”