Donate to support volunteerism and these wonderful programs:

  • Friends & Neighbors Day Program: Your donation will provide supplies, meals, and transportation for volunteers as they serve at schools and non-profits all over the city of Los Angeles!
  • Alternative Breaks Program: Your donation will provide scholarships to students towards the costs of their travel, housing, service project, and cultural activities as they learn about the world and bring their knowledge and growth back to USC!

To make a gift, you can follow these instructions!

Step 1:  Go to

Step 2: On the “Tell us about your gift” page, check the box marked
“Please direct my gift to a specific school or program.”

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Step 3:  At the very bottom of the expanded list, type into the search box: “USC Volunteer Center Fund” 

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Step 4: On the next page, you will be able to specify your amount, followed by personal and payment information. Then, just click “Submit my gift.” If you would like your gift to be applied to a specific Alternative Break trip or program please send a note to Judith Sandoval at or 213-740-4662.

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Thank you so much for supporting and inspiring volunteers at USC to become leaders and stewards of our local and global community!