Many cats struggle in an animal shelter setting, sensitive to new sounds, smells, and the trauma of losing a home that was familiar. Even the most affectionate, devoted pet may hide or be fearful in a shelter cage. With partner organizations more likely to accept young, outgoing cats into their programs, municipal shelters often have […]
Center for Elders’ Independence (CEI) is a non-profit Program of All-inclusive Care for the Elderly (PACE) health plan for seniors age 55 and older who prefer not to move into a nursing home but whose health problems make it impossible for them to stay at home without the help of caregivers.
Center for Human Development (CHD) was founded in 1972, with a commitment to improve the quality of lives of people in various communities. Over the years, CHD’s staff and several hundred volunteers have provided a spectrum of services that support, guide, and educate more than 14,000 at-risk youth, individuals, and families. The understanding gained through […]
Central California SPCA is committed to leading and serving our community of animals and people by providing programs and services which serve all the stages of an animal’s life. These programs include Adoptions, Rescue, Foster Care, Owner Surrenders, Outreach, Humane Education, Veterinary Services, Spay/Neuter programs, and Pet Services.
Central City Hospitality House’s mission is to build community strength by advocating for policies and rendering services which foster self-sufficiency and cultural enrichment. Hospitality House encourages self-help, mutual respect, and increased self-esteem. The goal of these efforts is to make the heart of San Francisco a better place for us all.
Helps Jewish students at UC Berkeley.
Solutions for bullying, violence and oppression. Every 7 minutes, a student is bullied. Students who are bullied often suffer from anxiety, depression, low self-esteem, poor concentration and tragically some see suicide or violence as the only way out. Challenge Day programs offer solutions to help reduce teasing and bullying, teach tools for peaceful conflict resolution […]
The Child Abuse Prevention Council has a long history of community service and family support for the residents of Contra Costa County working to prevent the maltreatment of children. Through education, support, community resources, mentoring and example, CAPC has lead Contra Costa County’s efforts to protect children. CAPC continually evaluates its programs in order to […]
For nearly a century, Children’s Hospital & Research Center Oakland has endeavored to bring the highest quality pediatric care to the youngest and most vulnerable members of society. We strive to achieve and maintain optimal health for all children, beginning before birth and continuing through adolescence into adulthood. Our comprehensive array of services, state-of-the art […]
The Children’s Skin Disease Foundation (CSDF) was created to improve the quality of life of children with skin disease. We aim to heal the heart, not just the skin. These diseases might be skin deep, but the emotional impact cuts much deeper. That’s why we provide emotional, as well as financial, support to families inflicted […]