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How You Can Help Create Overcomers

The life-changing opportunities to help others are endless for Solutions for Change volunteers. Whatever your skills and passions are, we can find a fulfilling role for you that helps others rebuild their lives.

From career counseling and mock interviews, to serving dinner, cutting hair or caring for children, our volunteer opportunities are vast. Join a community of empowering volunteers that are serving to solve. Be a part of the solution and transform lives with us.

Become a Volunteer Today

Step 1: Sign up for one of our weekly virtual volunteer orientations—all are listed on the Volunteer Calendar.

Step 2: Attend your orientation, learn about volunteering at Solutions for Change and ask any questions you have.

Step 3: Review and sign your volunteer application and policies forms.

Step 4: Sign up for your first volunteer event on the Volunteer Calendar or on the "Provide and Serve Dinner" tab!


When the least of us becomes the best of us, #WeAreOneUs!

Volunteer Calendar

(For more opportunities, click the events in the calendar below.)

January 2024

Select a Date to View

Virtual Volunteer Opportunities 

(Click on an opportunity in the calendar to learn more)


While our ongoing needs are essential for the everyday operations of Solutions for Change, please do not feel limited to our list. We want to encourage you to use your creativity and passion in your service. Please contact our team with any ideas you have for how you can contribute.

We appreciate all donations but with limited storage, we can’t always accept large donation items.  Please contact Corine at (760) 941-6545 or  for any donation related questions.

For Donations – Contact Corine | (760) 941-6545 ext.323

Donation Needs

We always welcome any items from the following list. If you would like to donate items not included on this list, please contact Corine at and she will help you coordinate your donation. You may also donate directly from our Amazon Wishlist.

  • Twin and queen bed sheets
  • Pillows
  • Blankets and comforters
  • Silverware
  • Plates, bowls, cups, pots, pans
  • Toilet paper
  • Multipurpose cleaner
  • Disinfecting spray
  • Empty spray bottles
  • Accordion napkins and paper towels
  • Lysol and Febreze
  • Clorox/disinfecting wipes
  • Gloves (M, L, XL)
  • Trash bags (13 gallon and 50 gallon)
  • Shampoo, conditioner, body wash/bar soap
  • Baby items: shampoo, thermometers, body lotion, rash cream, bottles
  • Diapers (size 5&6), pull-ups (2t & 3t) and wipes
  • Feminine products (tampons and pads)
  • Deodorant
  • First aid kits
  • Microfiber rags
  • Bleach
  • Laundry detergent pods
  • Cereal
  • Boxed macaroni and cheese
  • Cooking Oil
  • Pasta sauce

We have special opportunities throughout the year to provide season specific, treat kits for our residents. It might be a pamper basket for their first 30 days in Healing & Retreat or a Workforce readiness kit. Let us know, we can match you with the right giving opportunity.