America's Best Local Charities

Charity Tax ID # 95-6111785OP Code # 26392

Planned Parenthood of the Pacific Southwest

Help us continue to provide high-quality reproductive health care services, sexuality education, and outreach to the women, men, and teens in our diverse three-county region.

1075 Camino del Rio South, San Diego, CA, 92108
(619) 881-4500
Charity Tax ID # 95-4590574OP Code # 16850

Create Now!

35,000 most troubled kids served through therapeutic music, dance, writing, art and theater. Thousands vulnerable children attend concerts and plays. Arts mentoring transforms lives!

1611 S Hope Street, Ste E, Los Angeles, CA, 90015-4115
(213) 747-2777
Charity Tax ID # 95-4244947OP Code # 10433

Habitat for Humanity San Gabriel Valley

San Gabriel Valley Habitat for Humanity transforms lives and communities by bringing people together to build, renovate, and repair affordable homes for families in need.

400 S Irwindale Ave, Azusa, CA, 91702
(626) 387-6899
Charity Tax ID # 95-4115863OP Code # 11930

Project Angel Food

To feed and nourish the sick as they battle critical illness. We cook and deliver nutritious meals, free of charge, to homes throughout LA County.

922 Vine Street, Los Angeles, CA, 90038-2702
(323) 845-1800
Charity Tax ID # 95-3872771OP Code # 12847

United States Adaptive Recreation Center

Disabled children and adults receive specialized one-on-one instruction and adaptive equipment in outdoor recreation therapy activities to improve physical, emotional, and social health and functioning.

43101 Goldmine Drive, Big Bear Lake, CA, 92315-2897
(909) 584-0269
Charity Tax ID # 95-3667812OP Code # 28880

10,000 Degrees

We’ve made a breakthrough – 84% of our students complete a four-year degree compared to the national rate of 24 percent for students from low-income households.

1650 Los Gamos Drive, Ste 110, San Rafael, CA, 94903
(415) 459-4240
Charity Tax ID # 95-3557056OP Code # 10426

Foodbank of Southern California

The Foodbank provides basic sustenance and proper nutrition to the community’s impoverished citizens. Food is obtained, stored, packaged, and distributed to hundreds of community-based agencies.

1444 San Francisco Avenue, Long Beach, CA, 90813
(562) 435-3577
Charity Tax ID # 95-3522679OP Code # 2519

Loma Linda University Medical Center

Our mission of compassion offers hope and whole-person care through our Vision 2020 campaign elevating education, research, and clinical care by building two hospitals.

11234 Anderson Street, Loma Linda, CA, 92354
(909) 651-2020
Charity Tax ID # 95-3135649OP Code # 13669

Los Angeles Regional Food Bank

The Los Angeles Regional Food Bank feeds hungry children, seniors and adults in LA County. Every $1 donated is the equivalent of 4 meals.

1734 East 41st Street, Los Angeles, CA, 90058
(323) 234-3030
Charity Tax ID # 95-3134049OP Code # 10039

Los Angeles Mission

Serving the immediate and long-term needs of homeless and disadvantaged men, women, children and families by providing emergency food, shelter, clothing and rehabilitation.

303 East 5th Street, Los Angeles, CA, 90013
(213) 629-1227
Charity Tax ID # 95-2901569OP Code # 100

Health and Human Resource Education Center

HHREC creates intergenerational approaches to mental health, stress reduction retreats, positive messaging art contests and leadership for residents in Alameda County and the Bay Area.

1905 San Pablo Ave, Oakland, CA, 94612
(510) 834-5990
Charity Tax ID # 95-2408623OP Code # 4477

Planned Parenthood Los Angeles

Women’s health remains the subject of fierce political debate. Despite challenges, PPLA stands with the women, men and teens who depend on our essential services.

400 West 30th St, Los Angeles, CA, 90007
(213) 284-3300
Charity Tax ID # 95-1709293OP Code # 16519

Union Rescue Mission

Safe emergency and transitional housing, food & clothing for men, women, children, families. Medical, dental, mental health, legal aid, education, job training, discipleship and referrals.

545 S San Pedro Street, Los Angeles, CA, 90013
(213) 673-4818
Charity Tax ID # 95-1656369OP Code # 737

Blind Childrens Center

Your gift provides early intervention, training and education for children from birth through second grade who are blind, building the foundation for their future education.

4120 Marathon Street, Los Angeles, CA, 90029
(323) 664-2153
Charity Tax ID # 95-1643344OP Code # 25837

Pasadena Humane Society

Loving pets abandoned, lost, relinquished. Wildlife injured or orphaned. Help care and find homes for thousands of animals. Help wildlife return to their habitat.

361 South Raymond Avenue, Pasadena, CA, 91105
(626) 792-7151
Charity Tax ID # 94-6139667OP Code # 11851

Pets In Need

Rescue dogs and cats being killed in public facilities; assist low-income seniors with pet healthcare; provide free spay/neutering to the public.

871 Fifth Avenue, Redwood City, CA, 94063
(650) 367-1405
Charity Tax ID # 94-6129071OP Code # 4841

HealthRIGHT 360

We provide care for individuals and families facing societal stigmas and financial hurdles, providing judgment-free healthcare and addiction treatment through immediate outpatient and residential services.

1735 Mission Street, San Francisco, CA, 94103
(415) 762-3700