Our team of mission-driven volunteers help us to serve and transform lives in our community. Join our team today!

Project Understanding is able to house the homeless, feed the hungry and tutor children with the help of dedicated volunteers.

If you are interested in any volunteer opportunities listed on this page, please download our volunteer application and return via email to:


-or mail to-

Project Understanding
attn: Volunteer Coordinator
P.O. Box 25460
Ventura CA 93002.

Current Volunteer Opportunities

coffee and papers

Administrative Offices

Crowell Kim Taylor Hailey

Food Pantry


First Step Center

Packy Anamaria bicycle

Homeless to Home (H2H)

Tutoring Rio Real-web

Tutoring Centers


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2018 Hope Worth Giving Breakfast

Project Understanding of San Buenaventura is pleased to announce its 7th Annual Hope Worth Giving Breakfast which will be held…

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40th Anniversary Celebration

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Annual Adopt-a-Family

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Meet Martin ~ Pathways to Home

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