Help us fight against world hunger!

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The Exchange

Come to Central California and Help Fight World Hunger. We are located about 1/2 way in between LA and San Francisco. We process and ship food to about 100 countries. We are open most of the year, have a variety of jobs and are flexible regarding the length of your stay. We have plenty of great food, comfortable accommodations, a public computer, free Wi-Fi and a swimming pool. For your volunteering, you get free food and accommodations.


30 hours of help per week

Kitchen Hand: Help prepare, finish and serve meals.

Handyman: Help with a wide range of repairs or building.

Gardening: Help grow plants and cultivate gardens

Cleaning: Help clean the kitchen, bedrooms, bathrooms and common areas.

What you get

2 days off per week

Shared Dorm: You will have a bed in a shared room, which means you will share the same room with other travelers.

Breakfast: You are entitled to a free breakfast, every day of your stay.

Lunch: You are entitled to a free lunch, every day of your stay.

Dinner: You are entitled to a free dinner, every day of your stay.

Pick Up: We will pick you up when you arrive, and take you to our property.


Over 18 years old

Be from outside United States

Only hosts solo volunteers (doesn’t accept couples or pairs)

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa

Program Details

We do not provide any documents for backpackers. For more information on how to obtain the necessary visas to visit the United States, please contact the US embassy.