A group of volunteers from Clark Construction pose in front of the Tenderloin People's Garden


COVID-19 Update

Due to Covid-19, volunteering at TNDC is largely on hold. We have a few crisis-related opportunities, and we prioritize community safety and social distancing for volunteers and community members. If you'd like to get updates from us about volunteering at TNDC, please fill out the volunteer in-take form.

Volunteer with Us

Whether you're interested in volunteering on your own or as a group, we have a variety of programs that could use your support. 

Tomato and milk jug

Food Security

Help us distribute fresh produce and pantry staples to the Tenderloin
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Book and pencil

TL After-School Program

Help tutor kids at our after-school program on Tuesdays and Thursdays
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Other Opportunities

We often need volunteers at building events, grand openings, and more
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a crew from PlayStation helps us on a harvest day at the Tenderloin People's Garden

PAE volunteers

holiday decorating

volunteers from PAE-Engineers help us decorate a building's community space for the holdays

Zendesk volunteers

food pantry

a pair from Zendesk helps us distribute at our weekly Food Pantry

Zillow volunteers

back to school

volunteers from Zillow Group help distribute backpacks at one of our family buildings

wells fargo volunteers

holiday party

volunteers from Wells Fargo help serve a festive holiday meal at one of our buildings

Federal Reserve Bank volunteers

building grand opening

a team from the Federal Reserve Bank help us celebrate the grand opening of Ellis Gardens


Questions about volunteering?

Message our Volunteer & Corporate Outreach Coordinator, Maivy Xuan Nguyen (pronouns: she/her), at mnguyen@tndc.org or 415.358.3944