Category Archives: Housing and Homelessness

Foster City Village

Foster City Village supports older adults as they age in our community. We provide transportation, practical assistance, social connections, companionship and access to services and educational opportunities. We are neighbors helping neighbors. We invite all volunteers who can offer their …
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Roots of Success

Roots of Success is an empowering educational program that prepares youth and adults who come from communities heavily impacted by poverty, unemployment, and environmental injustice for environmental careers and to improve conditions in their communities. Roots of Success is the …
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LinkAges

linkAges Community is a network that helps members form meaningful connections with people of all ages through rewarding exchanges of abilities and interests. Communities are strengthened as members connect with one another to share and learn skills or to give …
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Ceres Community Project

Ceres’ Marin project has been creating a healthy community around whole, sustainable food since the fall of 2010. They do it by bringing local teens into the kitchen, connecting them with healthy food knowledge and real cooking skills, and giving …
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Ruby’s Place, Inc.

Ruby’s Place, Inc. is a 42 bed shelter in Hayward, CA. We also offer supportive services to survivors of Domestic Violence, Human Trafficking and or Homelessness. Our Children’s Program has on going Volunteer Opportunities to assist, supervise and interact with …
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Walnut Creek Village

The Village is a member-supported, non-profit, community-based network that provides independent living resources, referrals and community connections and activities for those of us who choose to “age in place” in our homes, instead of moving to a retirement residential community.

Asian Neighborhood Design

Passionately serving the Bay Area for four decades, Asian Neighborhood Design is a community based non-profit architecture, community planning, and employment training organization dedicated to helping disadvantaged individuals and communities become self-sufficient. Our mission is to reduce poverty and revitalize …
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Mercy Housing

Mercy Housing, a national nonprofit organization, is working to build a more humane world where poverty is alleviated, communities are healthy and all people can develop their full potential. We believe that affordable housing and supportive programs improve the economic …
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StandUp for Kids

StandUp For Kids (SUFK) is a national, all-volunteer organization with active programs in 30 U.S. cities. We help youth who are on their own, having run away from or been kicked out of an unsafe (usually abusive) home. They are …
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My New Red Shoes

My New Red Shoes provides Bay Area homeless and low-income children with a $50 clothing gift card and a new pair of shoes so that they can start the school year proud and ready to learn. In 2014, My New …
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