Top 10 Nonprofit Organizations of 2019


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California has spoken! Through your generosity, the Our Promise Campaign has raised over 5.7 million dollars to nonprofit organizations all over the world. Which nonprofits do you support with your designation?

10.California Highway Patrol Widows and Orphans Trust Fund

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The CAHP Widows and Orphans’ Trust Fund is dedicated to assisting families of California Highway Patrol officers in the event they die, regardless of cause. 

9. Shriners Hospital for Children Northern California

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Shriners Hospitals for Children — Northern California is a regional pediatric medical center providing highly specialized care and rehabilitation to children with congenital conditions and complex medical needs regardless of the families’ ability to pay.

8. WEAVE, Inc.

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WEAVE is the primary provider of crisis intervention services for survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault in Sacramento County.  

7. Sacramento Food Bank & Family Services

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Sacramento Food Bank & Family Services is dedicated to assisting those in need by alleviating their immediate pain and problems and by moving them toward self-sufficiency and financial independence.

6. United Way of Greater Los Angeles

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UW of Los Angeles is fighting poverty at its roots by focusing on long-term solutions focused on Education, Housing and Financial Stability – building blocks to better lives and stronger

5. United Way Bay Area

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UW Bay Area is on the forefront of innovative programming that aims to provide Bay Area residents with the tools they need to end the cycle of poverty.

4. Sacramento Loaves & Fishes

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In an environment of welcome, hospitality, safety, and cleanliness, Sacramento Loaves & Fishes seeks to provide an oasis for homeless men, women, and children seeking survival services.

3. SPCA Sacramento

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Sacramento Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (Sacramento SPCA) provides shelter and compassionate medical care for homeless animals, and a variety of programs to keep people and their pets together.

2. United Way California Capital Region

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United Way California Capital Region has been serving our five-county region for nearly 100 years to build stronger, healthier, and more compassionate communities.

1. California Highway Patrol 11-99 Foundation

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Devoted to the welfare of CHP employees and their families, by providing financial assistance after injury or death, and scholarships to dependents of CHP personnel.

There are thousands of nonprofit organizations represented in Our Promise. Find more here.