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Jay Punkar
Administrative Analyst
Voice: (831) 646-5692

City Manager's Office
580 Pacific Street
Monterey, CA 93940

Benefits for students and caregivers


  • Community engagement
  • Satisfy required community service hours
  • Looks great on college application
  • Resume builder


  • Allow time for self-care and stress relief
  • Spend more time with children/loved ones/friends
  • Allow time to participate in educational courses to assist with caregiving

Latest News - Hidden Heroes City since 2016

  • November 13, 2017, Washington DC: The City of Monterey featured for their Students for Heroes project to support The Elizabeth Dole Foundation's Hidden Heroes initiative. Today celebrates the 2nd annual National Convening for the Military Caregiver Journey
    #MilVetCaregiverMap #HiddenHeroes @DoleFoundation  #veteran #Monterey
  • In partnership with the Elizabeth Dole Foundation's Hidden Heroes Initiative, the City of Monterey is developing a program,"Students for Heroes." This is a volunteer-based program where local students provide assistance to military caregivers on an as-needed or scheduled basis. Students for Heroes Volunteer Application | Caregiver Application (online-fillable PDFs)
  • News Release - City of Monterey honors military caregivers by becoming a “Hidden Heroes City," September 26, 2016
  • Resolution - Proclaiming the City of Monterey as a Hidden Heroes City




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