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Downtown Streets Team is a volunteer work-experience program. In exchange for beautifying your community, you receive gift cards to help with your basic needs and access to employment and case management services that support you in achieving your goals.


How Do I Join?

  1. Come to a Weekly Success Meeting and see if it’s a fit for you.
  2. Get on the waitlist by raising your hand at the beginning of the meeting.
  3. Come each week to our Weekly Success Meeting to keep your spot on the waitlist.
  4. When a spot opens, join the team!


Weekly Success Meeting:

418 Project

418 Front Street, Santa Cruz

Every Thursday at 12:30pm sharp



For partnership, volunteer or media inquiries, or to stay connected, contact Greg at or (650) 866-8663