Temple Sinai is a warm and vibrant Reform synagogue in the heart of Oakland. We provide meaningful Jewish learning opportunities for all ages and stages of life. If you seek to explore or deepen a connection to Jewish life and community, you are welcome here
Our Mission The Nika Project believes in the value of education for all students of any ability regardless of resources or previous experience. We collect and refurbish donated equipment to repurpose for educational and communication purposes worldwide. With a focus on continued sustainability, the team trains all staff to be independent with the operational function, […]
The Respite Inn is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit agency located in Concord, CA. The Respite Inn is a unique service providing out-of-home respite and emergency services to adults with developmental disabilities since 1990. Guests stay at the Inn from one to twenty-one days at a time. The peaceful one-acre setting is ideal for the bed and […]
Rescues and places cats and dogs in Contra Costa County. Has national programs that promote People helping animals; animals helping people. Tony La Russa is a famous baseball personality (former manager of the 2011 World Champion St. Louis Cardinals).
The Conservancy’s mission is “to permanently protect the fertile soils, rangelands, open space and biological resources, and to support a viable agricultural economy, in the Tri Valley area. The Conservancy accomplishes this mission by providing landowners with a flexible, voluntary alternative to subdividing or developing their property.
Founded in 1996, The Trinity Housing Foundation, a charitable 501(c)(3) housing organization based in Walnut Creek, California, is committed to support and empower persons of low to moderate income means by providing safe housing and services with dignity. Through partnerships in the business and service communities,
The United States War Dogs Association is a nonprofit organization of Former and Current US Military Dog Handlers and supporting members committed to promoting the long history of the Military Service Dogs, establishing permanent War Dog Memorials, and educating the public about the invaluable service of these canines to our country.
Our Mission: To eliminate employment barriers for skilled immigrants and refugees and integrate this population into the professional U.S. workforce.
Urban Releaf is committed to the revitalization of our communities through tree planting, garden projects and environmental education. Tree lined streets have been proven to be a viable necessity in most neighborhood planning and development efforts. Urban Releaf understands that tree planting is an important service in continuing the effort to beautify our communities.
The mission of VALCORE is to promote recycling and resource recovery in our community. This is accomplished through our recycling center and through public education programs. Today, VALCORE Recycling is managed by eight nonprofit organizations. VALCORE member groups serve on our Board of Directors and work at our site on a rotating schedule. Profits from […]