Category Archives: Children and Families

San Mateo & San Francisco Counties 4-H Program

Description of Organization and/or Volunteer Opportunities Available: 4-H is about helping young people discover their potential and grow into competent, contributing, and caring citizens. Learn-by-doing activities, youth-adult partnerships, and research-based educational programs help kids enhance their leadership abilities and develop …
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10 Books A Home

10 Books A Home is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit that serves families whose children are tracked to attend kindergarten in a school district where only 22% of 3rd graders read at grade level. 10BH positions children to succeed by providing families …
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Centerforce/MOMS Program

For more than 30 years, Centerforce has been a national leader in providing groundbreaking, evidence-based programs to incarcerated people and their loved-ones. Centerforce develops and delivers innovative solutions by providing health education, family and community programs to this often neglected …
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The Carousel Fund

The Carousel Fund is an all-volunteer organization dedicated to raising and distributing funds for Petaluma families with children who suffer from life-threatening illnesses.

Room to Read

We envision a world in which all children can pursue a quality education, reach their full potential and contribute to their community and the world. To achieve this goal, we focus on two areas where we believe we can have …
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East Oakland Community Project

East Oakland Community Project is a multi-service organization offering emergency and transitional housing in Alameda County. Our state of the art emergency housing facility, Crossroads provides dignified accommodations and holistic services to homeless people, including individuals battling HIV/AIDS. Over 16,000 …
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Camping Unlimited

Camping Unlimited is a non-profit organization providing special needs children and adults a full program of recreation, education, fun and adventure. Our program encourages independence, nurtures responsibility, develops competence and builds lifelong friendships in a warm supportive atmosphere of planned …
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Alameda County Social Services Agency

Our mission is to promote the economic and social well-being of individuals, families, neighborhoods, and communities in Alameda County. The SSA Community Ambassadors Program seeks enthusiastic, dedicated, and dependable volunteers age 15+ for a variety of engagement opportunities, including greeting …
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