Category Archives: South Bay

Resource Area for Teachers

Resource Area for Teachers

The Resource Area for Teaching (RAFT) started with an idea. What if: Every child could get excited about learning through collaborative “hands-on” activities? Every educator could obtain low-cost materials and the training to use them in “hands-on” projects? 21st Century …
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Funeral Consumers Alliance of San Mateo and Santa Clara Counties

Funeral Consumers Alliance of San Mateo and Santa Clara Counties

The Funeral Consumers Alliance (FCA) of San Mateo and Santa Clara Counties is a nonprofit organization dedicated to protecting a consumer’s right to choose meaningful, dignified, affordable death care. FCA is a 501(c)(4) nonprofit organization. Contributions to FCA are welcome, …
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Excellence to Affordable Housing

Excellence to Affordable Housing

EAH Housing is a nonprofit corporation founded with the belief that attractive affordable housing is the cornerstone to sustainable, living communities. Established in 1968, EAH has become one of the largest and most respected nonprofit housing development and management organizations …
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Environmental Volunteers

Environmental Volunteers

Environmental Volunteers promotes understanding of and responsibility for the environment through hands-on science education. We train volunteers to teach natural science to children in Santa Clara and San Mateo counties through classroom lessons, day camps, nature walks and field trips …
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EMQ FamiliesFirst

EMQ FamiliesFirst

EMQ FamiliesFirst does whatever it takes to help children in crisis and their families. We are recognized for innovative mental health treatment, foster care and social services that help families recover from trauma, abuse and addiction, and rebuild their lives. …
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Nursing Home Monitors

Nursing Home Monitors

Nursing Home Monitors was formed in 1995 by family members of nursing home residents who witnessed, first hand, the pervasive substandard care and dangerous conditions in the nation’s nursing homes. The group set out to find the causes for the …
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The Volunteer Center of Silicon Valley

The Volunteer Center of Silicon Valley

This online volunteer referral portal is a community service launched by VCSV in 2002. The portal operation is exclusively an online service that works to match individuals, businesses, non-profit organizations, schools and government agencies to help address community needs. Established …
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Vision Literacy

Vision Literacy

Welcome to Vision Literacy, a premium provider of comprehensive adult and family literacy education services in Santa Clara County. By partnering with local donors, volunteers, and organizations, our nationally recognized and accredited program empowers adult learners to reach their personal …
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Village Harvest

Village Harvest

Village Harvest is a nonprofit volunteer organization in the greater San Francisco Bay Area which harvests fruit from backyards and small orchards, then passes it along to local food agencies to feed the hungry. We also provide education on fruit …
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Wildlife Volunteering

Wildlife Volunteering

Wanted: Wildlife Volunteers Numbers are down at many centers It’s orphan season – the busiest time of the year at the wildlife rehabilitation center in Morgan Hill and director Sue Howell is down to eight volunteers, the lowest number since …
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