America's Best Local Charities

Charity Tax ID # 942499217OP Code # 10013

Market Street Railway Company

Bringing San Francisco’s transit history to life. We acquire, restore and support operation of Muni’s vintage streetcars, and operate the San Francisco Railway Museum.

870 Market Street #803, San Francisco, CA 94102
(415) 956-0472
Charity Tax ID # 510169452OP Code # 12871

California Shakespeare Theater

With Shakespeare’s depth of humanity as our touchstone, we build character and community through authentic, inclusive, and joyful theater experiences.

701 Heinz Ave, Berkeley, CA 94710-2732
(510) 548-3422
Charity Tax ID # 941719894OP Code # 8046

North Bay Developmental Disabilities Services

Coordinates and purchases services for persons with developmental disabilities and their families, or infants and toddlers who are at risk for developmental disabilities.

10 Executive Ct., Napa, CA 94558
(707) 256-1100
Charity Tax ID # 954590574OP Code # 16850

Create Now!

35,000 most troubled kids served through therapeutic music, dance, writing, art and theater. Thousands vulnerable children attend concerts and plays. Arts mentoring transforms lives!

1611 S. Hope Street, Suite E, Los Angeles, CA 90015-4115
(213) 747-2777
Charity Tax ID # 260610341OP Code # 26945

United Irish Cultural Center

The ICCC is the hub of all things Irish. The Centre is a unique space to come together to celebrate the Irish: past, present, future.

2700 45th Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94116
(415) 661-2700
Charity Tax ID # 204704743OP Code # 12751

DayBreak Adult Care Centers

Daytime programs for frail seniors protect health, prevent institutionalization and provide caregiver support. Scholarship fund preserves care during crises; Quality medication and injury prevention services.

510 17th Street, Suite 200, Oakland, CA 94612
(510) 834-8314
Charity Tax ID # 943208797OP Code # 11901

Jenny Lin Foundation

Our children need our help and care to succeed. We offer safety awareness programs, music enrichment and scholarship programs to the Bay Area communities.

2381 Grove Way, Room A, Castro Valley, CA 94546
(510) 537-7366
Charity Tax ID # 941614596OP Code # 792

Performing Arts Workshop

If we don’t have arts in our schools, we don’t have education in our schools. Help ignite young minds through the arts!

1661 Tennessee Street, San Francisco, CA 94107
(415) 673-2634
Charity Tax ID # 943042430OP Code # 10000

America’s Best Local Charities

Making your community a better place to live. LIC charities educate children, feed and shelter the homeless, strengthen families, rescue unwanted animals and much more.

1100 Larkspur Landing Circle, Suite 340, Larkspur, CA 94939
(800) 876-0413
Charity Tax ID # 941156284OP Code # 4355

San Francisco Symphony

Sets the highest possible standard for excellence in musical performance; Provides the most extensive education and community programs offered by any American orchestra.

201 Van Ness Ave., San Francisco, CA 94102
(415) 552-8000
Charity Tax ID # 941688190OP Code # 28847

Chinese Culture Foundation of San Francisco

We serve over 140,000 members of the community annually, sparking intercultural discovery through art, education, and engagement.

750 Kearny Street, 3rd Floor, San Francisco, CA 94108
(415) 986-1822
Charity Tax ID # 237098721OP Code # 17659

Friends of the Marin County Free Library

Providing supplemental financial support of library services/materials to further education and literacy. Summer Reading and other child, teen, and adult programs are our focus.

1608 Grant Ave, Novato, CA 94945
(415) 209-0212
Charity Tax ID # 830471805OP Code # 29239

Options For All, Inc.

Adults with developmental disabilities have the highest unemployment rate in the country at 70%. We help these folks find and keep jobs and live independently.

5050 Murphy Canyon Road, Suite 220, San Diego, CA 92123
(858) 565-9870
Charity Tax ID # 943107808OP Code # 12382

Rebuilding Together San Francisco

Change a Neighborhood, Change a Life! In April and October, RTSF mobilizes volunteers to repair homes and renovate nonprofit facilities and schools in San Francisco.

Pier 28, The Embarcadero, San Francisco, CA 94105
(415) 905-1611
Charity Tax ID # 943361464OP Code # 26561

Alameda Point Collaborative

We are a supportive housing community that uses all its resources to help families and adults break the cycle of homelessness and poverty

677 W Ranger Ave, Alameda, CA 94501
(510) 898-7802
Charity Tax ID # 941347069OP Code # 15118

Berkeley-East Bay Humane Society

We’re dedicated to placing homeless animals with committed caretakers. We envision a community that values animals and respects, protects and cares for their needs.

2700 Ninth Street, Berkeley, CA 94710
(510) 845-7735
Charity Tax ID # 941379633OP Code # 11222

Sequoia Parks Conservancy

Working with the Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park to support projects including trail improvements, educational programs and the protection of wildlife and habitat.

47050 Generals Hwy Unit 10, Three Rivers, CA 93271
(970) 485-0391
Charity Tax ID # 943100741OP Code # 12658

Building Futures with Women and Children

Individuals and families in crisis need you!! Building Futures’ spectrum of services ensures they receive all they need to regain safe and stable lives.

1395 Bancroft Avenue, San Leandro, CA 94577
(510) 357-0205