Community Cause

Working To End Hunger in Our Community

Working To End Hunger in Our Community

June 01, 2017

Our agency is on a mission to help in ending hunger in our local community and beyond by providing food to the hungry. The Food Bank of Contra Costa and Solano distributes food items to low-income individuals and also provides for local non-profits dedicated to serving those that are ill and in need.   There are millions of people worldwide who are suffering from hunger and are in need of a hot meal. This is also happening right next door a…

 
Providing a Place of Refuge For Our Youth

Providing a Place of Refuge For Our Youth

March 02, 2017

Youth Homes is a place of hope for youth escaping a troubled past. The home is a strong foundation for the youth to heal, grow and live a healthy and productive life. The organization tackles mental and behavioral health to initiate change.The young teens at Youth Homes have experienced some form of trauma, abuse or neglect in their lifetime. The organization empowers them to live a life of purpose and meaning despite the negative situations that…

 
Fighting Hunger and Feeding Hope

Fighting Hunger and Feeding Hope

December 07, 2016

The Alameda County Food Bank is committed to meeting the needs of those in our local community. The Food Bank’s goal is to ensure that every child, adult or senior in Alameda county does not have to worry about their next meal.In 2015, the Food Bank was able to distribute a remarkable 25 million meals and those meals consisted of fresh fruits and vegetables to help in providing a nourished meal to those in need. With the assistance of a net…

 
Taking A Swing Against Cancer

Taking A Swing Against Cancer

September 01, 2016

The Whitney Ranch Foundation is having their annual Strokes4Hope Golf Tournament in support of research efforts of Dr. Hope Rugo and families in need of assistance as they support loved ones battling cancer. The tournament also supports the Sutter Roseville Medical Foundation.The tournament is an opportunity for golfers to enjoy a game of golf with friends and win awesome prizes while benefiting a great cause. A dinner and raffle will proceed aft…

 
Ticket to Dream

Ticket to Dream

June 22, 2016

Sleep Train Foster Kids is an organization dedicated to making a positive impact on the lives of thousands of foster children in need. Over 60,000 children in California find themselves living in foster care at any given time, many of whom have entered the foster care system with few or no possessions. There are over 60,000 children in the California foster care system. Many have suffered the effects of poverty, neglect, and even abuse. Studies …

 
Helping Homeless Women Get Back On Their Feet

Helping Homeless Women Get Back On Their Feet

March 10, 2016

Shepherd's Gate is a Christian nonprofit on a mission to free women and children from destructive cycles of homelessness, addiction, and abuse. Shepherd's Gate isn't a shelter: it's a safe haven They know it takes far more than a hot meal and a bed for the night to truly break free. It takes love, it takes time, and it takes practical support. That's why they strive to address the root causes of homelessness with every tool they have: Education.…

 
Bringing Hope To Superheroes

Bringing Hope To Superheroes

December 01, 2015

Capes 4 Heroes is a remarkable organization that makes and personalizes superhero capes for kids with disabilities, kids with life threatening illnesses and kids who just need to feel empowered. Capes4Heroes®, was created four years ago when Barbara Casados's autistic son Maddox refused to wear anything but a superhero cape.  So, Barbara bought a sewing machine, taught herself how to sew and made lots of different capes for Maddox. …

 
Holiday Joy for Kids in Foster Care

Holiday Joy for Kids in Foster Care

December 01, 2015

2015 couldn’t have gone by any faster! For the kids at Agape Village, the excitement that Christmas is only a few short months away allows them to look beyond some of their unfortunate circumstances. Holiday Joy for Kids in Foster Care   GOAL$500 We'll Donateon your BehalfCLICK HERE Our community cause program wants to help Santa bring joy and smiles into the lives of these children.…

 
His Labor of Love to Keeping Us Safe

His Labor of Love to Keeping Us Safe

November 06, 2015

                                             We hit our goal of $500! A local hero has lost his life in the line of fire. Sgt. Scott Lunger, a 15-year veteran of the police force, father of two daughters, and member of the SWAT, was patrolling the city when he was killed in an early morning traffic stop.     Known…

 
Making Their Future Brighter - One Pencil at a Time

Making Their Future Brighter - One Pencil at a Tim…

July 07, 2015

Sleep Train Foster Kids is an organization dedicated to making a positive impact on the lives of thousands of foster children in need. Over 60,000 children in California find themselves living in foster care at any given time, many of whom have entered the foster care system with few or no possessions.       There are over 60,000 children in the California foster care system. Many have suffered the effects of poverty, neglect…

 
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