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Abortions
Abuse
Addictions
Administration
Aged
AIDS / HIV
Alcoholism
Animal Welfare
Blood Donation
Career Centers
Bike Rides, Fundraising
Career Counseling
Charities in General
Child Welfare
Churches / Temples
College Foundations
Community Groups
Computer Literacy / Donation
Crime Prevention
Crime Victims
Directories
Disablities
Disaster Relief
Disease Related
Drugs
Education
Educational Foundations
Emergency Preparedness
Environmental
Families
Financial Assistance
Food Banks
Golf Tournaments, Fundraising
Government Agencies
Health Education
Healthcare
Homeless
Housing
International
Islamic
Jewish
Job Centers
Latino
Leadership Programs
Legal Aid / Assistance
Library Foundations
Literacy
Medical
Mental Health
Minority
Motorcycle Rides
Organ Donation
Political Activist Organizations
Poverty
Pregnancy Counseling
Prisoner Outreach
Psychological
Religious Organizations
Runs, Fundraising
School District Foundations
Senior Services
Service Clubs
Shelters
Social Services, Colleges
Social Services, Government
Sports
Substance Abuse
Teen Support Services
Tenant Rights
Volunteer Centers
Walks, Fundraising
Women's

Index
Directories
Anaheim Community Service Groups
Blue Book, The - Health and Human Services Throughout Ventura County
Charity Choices California Charities
City of Bellflower Public Service Agencies Listing
Foundation Finder
HelpingHands2000 GoLAngeles
Organizations in California
WeCareToo Non-Profit Organizations/California
West Hollywood Social Services Directory

Index
General
Administration
College
Community Foundations
Exchange Clubs
Grantmaking
Helplines
Interact Clubs
Meals on Wheels
Referral
Salvation Army
Service Clubs
United Way
University
ACORN - Association of Community Organizations for Reform Now, South Central - advocates for low, moderate income people
Altrusa International District Eleven Clubs of California
Altrus International of Anaheim
America's Helping Hands, Orange - gifts to ill children
American Friends Service Committee Pacific Southwest Region (AFSC PSWRO), Pasadena - Quakers
Angel Flight West, Santa Monica - free flights in response to emergencies
Beacon of H.O.P.E., Orange
Building Up Los Angeles East Los Angeles Cluster, East LA
California Public Interest Research Group (CALPIRG)
California Student Public Interest Research Group, Mid-City
California Public Interest Research Group (CALPIRG) UCLA, Westwood
Cars 4 Causes, Oxnard
Catholic Charities of California, citywide
Catholic Charities of Los Angeles, Downtown, citywide
Catholic Charities Diocese of Orange, Santa Ana
Catholic Charities San Bernardino and Riverside
Central City Community Coutreach (CCCO), Downtown
Character and Ethics Project, The, Glendale
Christian Recovery International, Brea - abuse, addiction, trauma
Community Service Programs (CSP), Irvine - at-risk youth, adults and families
Corporation for National Service (Americorps)
El Proyecto del Barrio, Arleta
Fontana Community Access Program
Foothill Unity Center, Monrovia
Fullerton's Future United for Success Mobile Family Resource Center
Grand Prix Foundation of Long Beach
Greater Pasadena Aid Fund (GPAF) - financial support for people with terminal illness
HELP of Ojai
Helping Our People Excel ... For Life Foundation (H.O.P.E.), South Central
Immaculate Heart Community
Irving Moskowitz Foundation, Hawaiian Gardens
Kingdomworks Soli Deo Gloria, Long Beach
L.A. Parrot Head Club
L.A. Shares
Los Angeles Community Development Force (LACDF), South Central
Madres del Este de Los Angeles Santa Isabel, East LA
Moorpark High School Active Citzens of Today (ACT)
Operation Noah's Ark, Camarillo - financial assistance for burials or cremations
Orange County Parrothead Club
Our Savior Center, El Monte
People Reaching Out (PRO), Riverside
Project Hero
Project Saving Grace, Hollywood
Proyecto Pastoral at Dolores Mission, East LA
Samaritan's Helping Hand, Victorville
Sandpipers, Hermosa Beach
Society of St. Vincent de Paul Council of Los Angeles - Catholic
Sursum Corda, Westchester - Loyola Marymount University
Touch Foundation - free massage
Truevine of Lynwood Community Outreach
UCLA in LA, Westwood
Ultimate Quest, Long Beach - urban scavenger hunt
Victory Outreach International, San Dimas

College/University/Student
Student Organizations in General

Anderson School Challenge 4 Charity (C4C), Westwood - UCLA, Special Olympics, LA Works
Bruin Belles Service Association, Westwood - UCLA
Challenge for Charity (C4C), Irvine - UCI, Special Olympics
Challenge for Charity (CFC), Downtown - USC, Special Olympics, LA's Best
Project Give
UCLA Helping Hands, Westwood
USC Helenes, Downtown
USC Sprits in Action, Downtown

Community Foundations
Community Organizations in General

Anaheim Community Foundation IMG SRC=/sb.gif> Basinwide Foundation, Yucca Valley
Claremont Community Foundation
Costa Mesa Community Foundation
Desert Valley Charitable Foundation, Victorville
Garden Grove Community Foundation (GGCF)
Glendale Community Foundation
High Desert Community Foundation, Apple Valley
La Habra Community Foundation
City of La Mirada Community Services Foundation
Long Beach Nonprofit Partnership
Mission Viejo Activities Committee
Montclair Community Collaborative (MCC)
Murrieta Valley Foundation
Community Foundation for Oak Park
Orange County Community Foundation, Irvine
Pasadena Foundation
Rancho Cucamonga Community Foundation
San Marino City Club
The Community Foundation - Riverside, San Bernardino Counties
UCLA in LA, Westwood
Ventura County Community Foundation, Camarillo
Villa Park Community Services Foundation

Exchange Clubs
California-Nevada District Exchange Clubs

Culver City Exchange Club
Newport Harbor Exchange Club
Sunrise Exchange Club, Irvine
South Orange County Exchange Club, Laguna Hills

Grantmaking/Grants
Allergan Foundation, Irvine
California Community Foundation
California Endowment, The, Woodland Hills - health
Dianne Middleton Foundation, San Pedro
Entertainment Industry Foundation (EIF), Studio City
Fishman Family Foundation, Pasadena
Guess Foundation
Henry Mayo Newhall Foundation
Hogan Family Foundation, Westlake Village
James Irvine Foundation, The, Downtown
Josephine S. Gumbiner Foundation, Long Beach
Knight Foundation Community Partners Program, John S. and James L., Long Beach
Milken Family Foundation, Santa Monica
Neighborhood Matching Fund (NMF), City of Los Angeles
Noel Foundation, Westchester
Weingart Foundation, Downtown

Meals on Wheels/Seniors/Disabled/Homebound
Meals On Wheels Association of America Find a Local Program - directory
Meals On Wheels California - directory
MealCall California Meals-on-Wheels and Senior Meal Programs - directory

Associates Group, The: St. Vincent Meals on Wheels
Greater La Puente Valley Meals on Wheels
Help of Ojai Meals on Wheels
Pasadena Senior Center Meals on Wheels
St. Vincent Meals on Wheels, Downtown
City of Simi Valley Meals on Wheels
South County Meals on Wheels - Orange County
Torrance-Lomita Meals on Wheels
and Meals on Wheels, Torrance
Valley Interfaith Council (VIC) Meals on Wheels, Chatsworth
Meals on Wheels West, Santa Monica

Referral Services/Hotlines/Helplines
Community Helpline, Palos Verdes
Infoline of Los Angeles
Info Link Orange County, Irvine

United Way
United Way of America: California - directory
United Way of California

Central County United Way, San Jacinto
Corona-Norco United Way
United Way of the Desert - Coachella Valley
Desert Communities United Way, Victorville
United Way of East Valley, Redlands
United Way of the Inland Valleys, Riverside
United Way of Greater Los Angeles
Morongo Basin United Way, Yucca Valley
Mt. Baldy United Way of Southern California, Rancho Cucamonga
United Way of Orange County, Irvine
United Way of Ventura County, Camarillo


Index
Administration
Leadership Programs
Management Consulting
Clearinghouse for Volunteer Accounting Services (CVAS), Westlake Village
Gianneschi Center for Nonprofit Research - Cal State Fullerton (CSUF)

Management Assistance/Consulting/Consultants
Fundraising

Belin Consulting, Westwood
Community Partners, Downtown
Cultural+Planning Group, Downtown
Executive Service Corps of Southern California (ESC), Downtown, Irvine

Leadership Programs
Departments / Schools
Organizations
Research Centers

Coro, Downtown
Eureka Communities Los Angeles
Leadership Long Beach
Leadership Manhattan Beach
Leadership Pasadena
Leadership San Clemente
Team Beverly Hills
Long Beach Neighborhood Leadership Program
Pasadena Neighborhood Leadership Institute
San Juan Capistrano Citizens Leadership Academy
City of Santa Monica Leadership Series
Southern California Leadership Network, Downtown
UCLA Bruin Leaders Project, Westwood
USC ELP: Emerging Leaders Program, Downtown
Valley Leadership Institute, Van Nuys
Ventura County Leadership Academy


Index
Volunteers/Volunteering Centers/Opportunities/Openings
College / University
Community
Directories
Connect LA
Healthy and Happy Neighborhoods
Inform Riverside County
Inland Valley Volunteer Resource Center (IVVRC), Pomona
L.A. Works
Living Treasures World Wide, Ojai
Rotary Clubs of Ojai Living Treasures
Orange County Corporate Combined Volunteer Project
Reach Out LA - Volunteer Bureau of the City of Los Angeles
Santa Clarita Valley Resource Center
Volunteer Center of the Inland Empire, Your, San Bernardino
Volunteer Center of Los Angeles, Panorama City
Volunteer Center of Greater Orange County, Santa Ana
Volunteer Center, South Bay-Harbor Long Beach, Torrance
Volunteers of America of Los Angeles, Mid-City

Directories
Americorps California
California Service Corps Volunteer Here
Points of Light Foundation Directory of Centers: California
ServeNet Search for Opportunities, California
Volunteer Los Angeles
VolunteerMatch

College/University
Chapman University G.I.V.E. (Getting Involved in Volunteer Effort), Orange
Claremont Colleges Community Service Fair
Loyola Marymount University Volunteer Corps, Westchester
Occidental College CCBL (Center for Community Based Learning), Eagle Rock
Pepperdine Volunteer Center, Malibu
UCI Volunteer Center, Irvine
UCLA Community Programs Office (CPO), Westwood
UCLA Community Service Commission, Westwood
UCR Volunteers, Riverside
USC Volunteer Center, Downtown

Community/Municipal
Anaheim Volunteer Opportunities
Brea Volunteer Opportunities
Chino Hills Volunteer Service Program
Costa Mesa Volunteer Program
Culver City Volunteer Opportunities
Cypress Volunteer Opportunities
City of Garden Grove 40 Ways to Volunteer
City of Hemet Volunteers
City of La Mirada New Volunteer Programs
City of Lakewood Volunteering Opportunities
Long Beach Volunteer Opportunities
Mayor's Volunteer Corps - city of Los Angeles
City of Manhattan Beach Volunteer Opportunities
Mission Viejo Volunteers
Monrovia Volunteer Center
Moreno Valley Be a Volunteer!
City of Newport Beach Participation in City Government
Norwalk Volunteer Services
Rancho Cucamonga Volunteer Information
Riverside Municipal Volunteers
City of Santa Clarita Volunteer Opportunities
Temecula Volunteer Opportunities
City of Villa Park Volunteers


Index
Abuse, Family/Domestic Violence
Child Abuse
Family Organizations
Government Agencies
Shelters
Teen Shelters
California Coalition on Sexual Offending
Collaborative for Alternatives to Violence and Abuse (CAVA), Redondo Beach
Los Angeles Commission on Assaults Against Women
Orange County Family Violence Council
Project SISTER Sexual Assault Crisis & Prevention Services, Claremont
Stand Up Against Domestic Violence, North Hollywood, May, October - comedy fund raiser
YWCA of Glendale Domestic Violence
YWCA-WINGS (Women in Need Growing Strong), West Covina

Shelters for Women/Children
Laura's House, San Clemente
Shelter from the Storm, Palm Desert
Women Helping Women, Costa Mesa
YWCA-WINGS, West Covina


Index
Financial Assistance
Commercial Counseling
Credit Counseling
VITA
CSUN Consumer Resource Center - Cal State Northridge
Earned Income Tax Credit Campaign (EITC)

Credit/Debt Counseling
Consumer Credit Counseling Service of Inland Empire, Riverside
Consumer Credit Counseling Service of Los Angeles
Consumer Credit Counseling Service of Ventura County
SoCalDA.org: Southern California Debtors Anonymous

Volunteer Income Tax Assistance/VITA
Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) - Cal State Northridge (CSUN)
UCLA VITA (Volunteer Income Tax Assistance), Westwood


Index
Homelessness/Poverty/Poor
Addiction Recovery
Directories
Fair Housing
Food Banks
Housing
Hunger
Shelters
Comic Relief, Commerce
Chrysalis, Santa Monica
Circles of Hope, St. Camillus Catholic Center for Pastoral Care
Corazon, Laguna Hills
Dress for Success Los Angeles - accepts donations of work clothes/suits
Heartfelt Foundation, Santa Monica
HFALA, Marina del Rey
Higher Goals, South Central
HomeAid America, Costa Mesa
HomeAid Orange County, Irvine
Homeless Health Care Los Angeles (HHCLA), Mid-City
Homeless Outreach Program (HOP) and Integrated Care System (ICS)
Inland Valley Council of Churches, Pomona
Innerwarmth, Westwood - clothing, UCLA
Institute for the Study of Homelessness and Poverty, Downtown
LAANE: Los Angeles Alliance for a New Economy
LAhomeless.com
Lamp Community
Liberty Hill Foundation, Santa Monica
Los Angeles Coalition to End Hunger & Homelessness
MEND (Meet Each Need With Dignity, Pacoima
and MEND - Meet Each Need With Dignity, Pacoima
No Room at the Inn, Thousand Oaks, December - Christmas display of natvity scenes, benefiting the homeless
Operation Hope
Pennies for the Homeless
Planet Hope, Santa Monica
Share Our Selves, Costa Mesa
St. Joseph Center, Venice
Shoes for The Homeless / Sole Purpose, Thousand Oaks
Sisters of Social Service
Students for Homeless Outreach United Together (SHOUT), Irvine - UCI
Western Eagle Foundation, Temecula
Wilshire Center Parish Association, Mid-City
WISEPlace, Santa Ana

Food Banks
America's Second Harvest: Zip Code and State Locator: California - directory
California Association of Food Banks

Angel Harvest, Hollywood
California Emergency Foodlink
Community Food Security Coalition, Venice
Evangelistic Church of God in Christ Food Pantry, South Central
F.A.I.T.H., Santa Monica
Food for Body and Soul, Glendale
Food From the Hood, South Central
Food in Need of Distribution, Cathredral City
Food on Foot, Hollywood, Venice
Food Share, Oxnard
Foodshare USC, Downtown
Frontline Foundation, Downtown
Gardena Food Pantry
Grace Resource Center, Lancaster
Greater West Hollywood Food Coalition (Help the Homeless)
LAX Food Pantry, Westchester
Los Angeles Regional Food Bank, East LA
Menifee Valley Community Cupboard
Orange County Food Bank, Garden Grove
Our Savior Center Food Pantry, El Monte
St. Augustine Catholic Church Volunteer Emergency Services (S.A.V.E.S.), Culver City
Saint Martha Community Food Pantry, Murrieta
Santa Clarita Valley Food Pantry, Newhall
Santa Clarita Valley Salvage Waste & Arts Program (SWAP)
Second Harvest Food Bank of Orange County, Orange
SOVA Food Pantry of Los Angeles, Santa Monica, Mid-City, West LA, Tarzana - Kosher
Walnut Food Bank
Westside Food Bank (WSFB), Santa Monica

Hunger
California Food Policy Advocates
Children's Hunger Fund, Mission Hills
End Hunger Network
National Student Campaign Against Hunger & Homelessness, West LA

Shelters
Beyond Shelter
Covenant House California, Hollywood
Dome Village
Downtown Women's Center
ePATH (People Assisting the Homeless, Hollywood
Foothill Family Shelter, Upland
Friendship Shelter, Laguna Beach
Harbor Interfaith Shelter, San Pedro
H.I.S. (Homeless Intevention Shelter) House, Placentia
High Desert Homeless Services, Victorville
Hope Harbor Family Center, Anaheim
House of Hope Orange County Rescue Mission, Tustin
Los Angeles Mission, Downtown
Martha's Village and Kitchen, Indio
Orange County Rescue Mission, Santa Ana
Rescue Mission Alliance, Citywide
Santa Clartia Community Development Corporation
Shelter and Hunger Partnership of Orange County, Tustin
Shelter Assistance Association
Shelter First
Shelter for the Homeless, Midway City
Shelter Partnership, Downtown
Shwashlock, Santa Monica
Sunshine Mission for Homeless Women, Downtown
UCLA Hunger Project, Westwood
Union Rescue Mission, Downtown
Weingart Center Association, Downtown

Directories
Directory of Local Homeless Service Organizations
Los Angeles Coalition to End Hunger & Homelessness People's Guide to Health, Welfare and Other Services
City of Santa Monica Human Services Links
Short Term Urban Missions


Index
International Relief
Amnesty International
AHSA-LA - educates children in India, community services
Amerasian Network, Fountain Valley - Vietnamese American orphans
CARE, West LA
Child Foundation, Laguna Niguel - help children stay in school
Ethiopian Youth Development, Carson
Flying Samaritans - Baja California, Mexico medical clinics
IRC International Rescue Committee, Mid-city - refugees, immigrants
Mercy International, West LA
Niseth Khmer Scholarship, Long Beach - Cambodia
Operation USA
Peace Corps Regional Recruitment Office: Los Angeles, El Segundo
Safe Harbor International, Rancho Santa Margarita

Index
Safety
National Resource Safety Center, Santa Ana


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