America's Best Local Charities

Charity Tax ID # 943309728OP Code # 16662

Friends of Alameda County CASA, Inc.

Advocacy for the rights and needs of abused and neglected children providing caring relationships, resources and recommendations to the court.

1000 San Leandro Blvd., Ste 300, San Leandro, CA 94577
(510) 618-1950
Charity Tax ID # 951644002OP Code # 12742


Create lasting change in the lives of all at-risk children and youth with high quality care and services that promote safe and permanent environments.

940 Avenue 64, Pasadena, CA 91105
(323) 543-2800
Charity Tax ID # 237209592OP Code # 14117

Imperial Beach Community Clinic

A community clinic corporation providing affordable, integrated primary medical care and behavioral health services to diverse, low-income populations facing cultural and linguistic barriers.

949 Palm Avenue, Imperial Beach, CA 91932
(619) 429-3733
Charity Tax ID # 953522679OP 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 # 941741155OP Code # 11947

Meals On Wheels Of San Francisco

Meals On Wheels of SF provides nutritious meals, daily human contact, and supportive services to homebound seniors in San Francisco to prevent their premature institutionalization.

1375 Fairfax Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94124
(415) 920-1111
Charity Tax ID # 941575233OP Code # 11207

Planned Parenthood Northern California

Champions healthy communities and increases access to affordable quality health care, information and reproductive freedom by providing medical services, education and advocacy.

2185 Pacheco Street, Concord, CA 94520
(925) 676-0505
Charity Tax ID # 452402757OP Code # 988075

Sacramento Sheriff’s Activities League

SAL a crime prevention program that relies on athletic and academic activities to develop bonds between law enforcement officers and the youth in our community.

7000 65th Street, Sacramento, CA 95823
(916) 606-4974
Charity Tax ID # 941429538OP Code # 15280

San Francisco Zoological Society

Our mission is to connect people with wildlife, inspire caring for nature, and advance conservation action.

1 Zoo Road, San Francisco, CA 94132
(415) 753-7080
Charity Tax ID # 951656369OP 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 # 208516676OP Code # 26344

SonRise Equestrian Foundation

Using horses to make a positive difference in the lives of children and youth living with social, emotional or physical challenges, including terminal illness.

6496 Crow Canyon Road, Castro Valley, CA 94552
(925) 838-7433
Charity Tax ID # 237129943OP Code # 13784

That Man May See, Inc.

We are a foundation that supports vision research, patient care, and education at the Department of Ophthalmology, University of California, San Francisco.

1426 Fillmore Street, Suite 219, San Francisco, CA 94115
(415) 476-4016
Charity Tax ID # 942831592OP Code # 12361

Conservation Corps North Bay, Inc.

Conservation Corps North Bay develops youth and conserves natural resources for a strong, sustainable community.

27 Larkspur Street, San Rafael, CA 94901
(415) 454-4554
Charity Tax ID # 941156635OP Code # 13804

YMCA of the Central Bay Area

With a focus on developing the potential of children, healthy living, and social responsibility, the Y brings about meaningful change in the community.

2111 Martin Luther King Jr. Way, Berkeley, CA 94704
(510) 486-8408
Charity Tax ID # 942687079OP Code # 4469

Family Caregiver Alliance

FCA helps the dedicated families who provide care at home for loved ones suffering from Alzheimer’s, stroke, Parkinson’s and other disabling diseases that strike adults.

235 Montgomery St., Ste. 950, San Francisco, CA 94104
(800) 445-8106
Charity Tax ID # 271552370OP Code # 28110

Good Karma Bikes

Transportation for Transformation. Improving the lives of homeless and low income individuals by providing safe and reliable bicycles for a better quality of life.

1163 Laurie Ave, San Jose, CA 95125
(408) 291-0501
Charity Tax ID # 941415317OP Code # 732

LightHouse for the Blind and Visually Impaired

Promotes the independence, equality and self-reliance of people who are blind or visually impaired through rehabilitation training, employment programs, advocacy and an array of services.

214 Van Ness Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94102
(415) 431-1481
Charity Tax ID # 942237120OP Code # 14331

Marin Community Clinic

As a FQHC, multi-clinic network we provide primary care, specialty and referral services to more than 35,000 insured and uninsured Marin County patients annually.

1177 E. Francisco Blvd., San Rafael, CA 94901
(415) 526-8527
Charity Tax ID # 953221061OP Code # 988130

Open Paths Counseling Center

We provide counseling for individuals and families at affordable fees and free therapy programs for at-risk children and youth in local schools.

5731 W Slauson Ave #175, Culver City, CA 90230
(310) 258-9677