Our efforts wouldn't be possible without our amazing student teams and partners!

In past semesters, our village:

  • Spearheaded a national award-winning campaign on hunger and homelessness
  • Successfully passed a basic needs referendum in the ASUC
  • Grew to include 100+ active student leaders
  • Increased graduate students served by 50%
  • and more!

Paid Opportunities

We open applications for our paid positions of Ambassadors and Leads at the end of every academic year (near May). Check back then to see the open positions and to apply!

Internship Opportunities

Come intern with a team at the Basic Needs Center! ️The BNC has intern positions open for our CalFresh, Food Pantry, Food Pantry Tech, Food Recovery, & Graduate teams. Students can receive 1 or 2 units of P/NP credit.
APPLY TODAY! We hope you can join our BNC family :)

Volunteer Opportunities

We also take on volunteers throughout the year as well. Reach out if you are interested in volunteering on a team!

students conversing in breakout groups in the basic needs center
smiling cohort of 50 basic needs interns