First ever two-time winner!
Thank you, Ventura Chamber of Commerce! Thank you, Volunteers, Donors, Board Members and Staff Members who have enabled Project Understanding to transform the lives of so many in our community!
Project Understanding helps the homeless get housed and safe. We keep at-risk families housed and fed. We tutor hundreds of children every week to bend the arc of their future. List of Programs
The Food Pantry at Project Understanding helps to provide groceries once a month to families whose budget cannot support the purchase of their own. Learn more
Housing at Project Understanding consists of a number of programs designed to help people get back on their feet, providing a place to live and become self reliant. Learn more
Tutoring Centers at Project Understanding provide extra instruction for students grades K-5 with volunteer tutors in one-to-one interaction. Learn more
Project Understanding provides hope by developing and directing resources for the purpose of transforming lives and community through justice, mercy and compassion. Through collaboration, we assist people to reach their highest attainable level of independence. Project Understanding is founded on the ideals and principles of Judaism and Christianity.