America's Best Local Charities

Charity Tax ID # 23-7217946Org # 16838

Birthright Of San Jose, Inc.

Women can face intense pressure in unplanned pregnancy, losing jobs, being thrown out of their homes. Help us give free non-judgmental, confidential material, emotional support.

350 W. Julian St., San Jose, CA 95110
(800) 550-4900
Charity Tax ID # 94-1614596Org # 792

Performing Arts Workshop

If we don’t have arts in our schools, we don’t have education in our schools. Help ignite young minds through the arts!

1661 Tennessee Street, San Francisco, CA 94107
(415) 673-2634
Charity Tax ID # 91-2006597Org # 16836

Bay Area Law Enforcement Assistance Fund

Supporting law enforcement officers & civilians and their families during times of death, catastrophic event, serious injury or serious illness with training, resources, and funds

410 Palm Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94113
(415) 837-0875
Charity Tax ID # 94-2951627Org # 720

Ronald McDonald House Of San Francisco

Child has life-threatening illness. Rushed to San Francisco for specialized care. Parents & siblings sleep on hospital chairs – cannot afford hotel. Help provide a home-away-from-home.

1640 Scott Street, San Francisco, CA 94115
(415) 673-0891
Charity Tax ID # 33-0103052Org # 13756

Santa Fe Christian Schools

Our mission is to Prepare the Christian Leaders of Tomorrow by providing a biblically-based, academically challenging environment that fosters intellectual achievement and spiritual growth.

838 Academy Drive, Solana Beach, CA 92075
(858) 755-8900
Charity Tax ID # 95-4590574Org # 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, Suite E, Los Angeles, CA 90015-4115
(213) 747-2777
Charity Tax ID # 45-2981579Org # 26872

Warrior Canine Connection, Inc.

Enlists Warriors in treatment for combat-related stress in a therapeutic mission of learning to train service dogs for their fellow Veterans.

23222 Georgia Avenue, Brookeville, MD 20833
(301) 260-1111
Charity Tax ID # 94-2527939Org # 13604

Family Violence Law Center

In 2014, we provided 24-hour crisis counseling and legal services to over 2400 domestic violence survivors. Help us continue to provide free life-saving services.

CONFIDENTIAL, Oakland, CA 94612
(510) 208-0220
Charity Tax ID # 94-3117093Org # 24960

San Francisco Public Health Foundation

Serving San Francisco’s children, adults and families with medical, dental, mental health, HIV and emergency services; as well as monitoring air, water, and food safety.

375 Laguna Honda Blvd. B303, San Francisco, CA 94116
(415) 504-6738
Charity Tax ID # 94-3225519Org # 10428

Island Cat Resources and Adoption

Free-roaming cats trapped and sentenced to death by individuals who falsely believe animal shelters will rehome them. Help us provide a humane and effective alternative.

3876 Brown Avenue, Oakland, CA 94619
(510) 869-2584
Charity Tax ID # 52-2386886Org # 10429

Little Wishes

Grant “little wishes” to hospitalized children with chronic and critical illnesses to give them comfort, distraction and joy while enduring their stay.

901 Butterfield Road, San Anselmo, CA 94960
(415) 459-9474