St. Vincent de Paul Kitchen of Champions - Oakland

The SVdP Kitchen of Champions Culinary Program provides culinary training for low income or people experiencing barriers to employment. The Kitchen of Champions prepares participants for entry-level job positions in food and hospitality industries.

Youth Law Center - San Francisco

The Youth Law Center is a public interest law firm that works to protect children in the nation's foster care and justice systems from abuse and neglect, and to ensure that they receive the necessary support and services to become healthy and productive adults.

The Quinn Boyer Memorial Campership Fund

The Quinn Boyer Memorial Campership Fund was established to provide camperships for kids to attend CYO Summer Camp, a youth camp in Occidental, CA.  Quinn was murdered in an attempted car-jacking by a group of teenagers in 2013 and his family created the fund as a way to create something positive out of the tragedy. The program is aimed at giving inner city teens a unique summer experience.

Covenant House - Oakland

Covenant House helps homeless kids escape the streets by providing care and services to homeless, abandoned, abused, trafficked, and exploited youth.  The organization has houses across North America, including Oakland.

Hanna Boys Center - Sonoma

Hanna Boys Center is a school for troubled, underprivileged, and at-risk youth.  The school provides education for boys ages 13 to 18 for the grades eight through twelve.


buildOn empowers at-risk youth in the U.S. to make a positive difference in their communities while helping people from developing countries increase self-reliance through education.

Social Advocates for Youth - Santa Rosa

For more than 40 years, SAY has been providing housing, counseling, and employment services to youth and families throughout Sonoma County.