We are dedicated to rescuing small dogs from life-threatening situations. All of our dogs were either in danger of being euthanized in animal shelters, neglected or abused, or taken from the public (when space permits), so they are not bounced around to different homes or collected and sold to research labs by “bunchers.”
Formerly known as the Cerebral Palsy Center for the Bay Area, Ability Now Bay Area offers adults with developmental and physical disabilities the most comprehensive and cutting edge services available. Our unique programs include education, communication, computer literacy, vocational training, wellness and community integration. We promote self-advocacy, independent living skills, and leisure skills, which enhances […]
The aircraft carrier USS Hornet is a national treasurer having participated in two of the greatest events of the 20th Century- World War II and the Apollo 11 manned space mission.
The Food Bank’s mission is to provide nutritious food to the low-income residents of the City of Alameda on a non-discriminating basis. The Alameda Food Bank is a private, non-affiliated, non-profit, tax-exempt agency. The Food Bank is overseen by a board of directors composed of community volunteers. Its day to day operation is run by […]
Since 1989, ASEB has been providing Adult Day Care, Family Support, and Education & Community Outreach Services, primarily in Alameda & Contra Costa Counties. An economical alternative to fulltime residential or in-home care, ASEB is committed to enabling individuals to remain at home for as long as possible, and to avoid premature or inappropriate institutionalization.
The American Legion was founded at the end of WW!, and sanctioned by the Congress of the United States. The American Legion is the nation’s largest and most influential veterans service organization. An interesting fact about our longevity is that among the more than 13,500 American Legion posts operating today, some 5,400 were chartered in […]
The American River Chorus takes pride in its affiliation with the world’s largest singing fraternity – the Barbershop Harmony Society. The Chorus offers many exciting, fun, and educational opportunities. Along with its pursuit of musical excellence they develop emcees, creative performance coaches, and a cappella chorus directors. Of special importance, they promote and support vocal […]
Animal Rescue Recon is focused on providing high-quality animal rescue and adoption services to East Contra Costa County and surrounding areas. We do everything we can to help give homeless animals another chance at a long and healthy life in a loving home environment. Our all-volunteer group has various levels of experience in the field […]
Ann Martin Center is dedicated to improving the lives of at-risk children, youth, and their families in Alameda County by providing psychotherapy, educational therapy, and diagnostic assessment. They promote healthy emotional development and effective learning skills. They nurture confidence, resilience, and the ability to make positive choices that strengthen caring relationships, independence, and productivity.