Category Archives: South Bay

Town Cats

Town Cats is a non-profit volunteer-based no-kill cat and kitten adoption center/shelter and feral cat advocacy organization dedicated to enriching the lives of homeless cats and kittens in the south Santa Clara county through an aggressive rescue and adoption program, …
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Grid Alternatives

Volunteering on a solar installation with GRID Alternatives is a great way to give back to your community while getting hands-on with solar technology. No experience is required. Whether you are a solar enthusiast, community activist, a volunteer with your …
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Women’s Health Research With Chinese Medicine

The purpose of Women’s Health Research with Chinese Medicine is to treat women’s health issues using Traditional Chinese Medicine (acupuncture and herb treatments) that provide clinical evidence of the effectiveness of the treatments. Results are verified using both Chinese medicine …
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Know a Vet?

Know a Vet? is an advocacy program, focusing on assisting veterans, and their families, access and use the VA benefits they are entitled to receive. We also will assist veterans not eligible for VA benefits, and their family members, find …
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The Plant Exchange

The Plant Exchange, a registered 501(c)(3) organization, is a community and a celebration that encourages resource sharing, reuse, recycling, and organic living. Our mission is to encourage green practices and support Oakland’s designation as one of the greenest cities in …
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Bay Area Crisis Nursery

Bay Area Crisis Nursery is a gateway organization, dedicated to helping children and their families in times of extraordinary stress. We often see evidence of how larger social, economic and urban issues are affecting our local communities and the families …
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Cinequest

Cinequest’s diverse departments seek dynamic, energetic, and reliable volunteers who want to make an impact on the best Cinequest Festival yet, and the truly wonderful artists, innovators, and audiences whom Cinequest serves. Our volunteers are vital to the community experience …
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SunWork Renewable Energy Projects

SunWork (sunwork.org), a Milpitas-based nonprofit, installs solar electricity systems on small-energy-footprint homes with the help of its cadre of trained volunteers. We also do installations for other nonprofits, such as schools and churches. Our mission is to make solar energy …
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