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An Oakland-based emergency shelter that provides services for families and individuals who experience domestic violence and homelessness in Alameda County.
Amount
Year
Purpose
Giving Areas
$20,000
2020

general support, COVID-19 Rapid Response Funding

responsive
$50,000
2019

general support

housing stability

The largest provider of services for domestic violence and human trafficking victims from the Asian community. Its Asian Women's Home is an emergency shelter where victims stay to heal and plan for their futures. Its Community Clinic in San Jose provides culturally-sensitive, linguistically-appropriate health care and integrated behavioral health to 3,000 primarily-Asian patients.

Amount
Year
Purpose
Giving Areas
$20,000
2020

general support, COVID-19 Rapid Response Funding

responsive
$25,000
2020

Asian Women's Home, $25,000 per year for three years (payment two of three, total grant amount $75,000)

housing stability
$25,000
2019

Asian Women's Home, $25,000 per year for three years (payment one of three, total grant amount $75,000)

housing stability
$35,000
2018

support for the Asian Women's Home, $35,000 per year for three years (payment three of three, total grant amount $105,000)

housing stability
$35,000
2017

the Asian Women's Home, $35,000 per year for three years (payment two of three, total grant amount $105,000)

housing stability
$22,000
2016

update the Asian Women's Home client management software and for renovation of the emergency shelter kids' playroom

housing stability
$35,000
2016

support for the Asian Women's Home, $35,000 per year for three years (payment one of three, total grant amount $105,000)

housing stability
$50,000
2016

clinic support

health care access
$5,000
2015

holiday drive or general support

housing stability

A housing provider that works in Alameda, Santa Clara, San Mateo and Santa Cruz counties. Using a Housing First model, it provides emergency shelter, crisis supports, subsidized housing, and wraparound services to help people remain stably housed and live as independently as possible. Each year, it serves 4,400 people, including 1,200 children.

Amount
Year
Purpose
Giving Areas
$50,000
2020

general support, COVID-19 Rapid Response Funding

responsive
$500,000
2020

general support

housing stability
$500,000
2019

general support, $500,000 per year for three years (payment three of three, total grant amount $1,500,000)

housing stability
$500,000
2018

general support, $500,000 per year for three years (payment two of three, total grant amount $1,500,000)

housing stability
$500,000
2017

general support, $500,000 per year for three years (payment one of three, total grant amount $1,500,000)

housing stability
$10,000
2016

general support

bright spots
$50,000
2016

capacity support for implementation of a new financial management software system

housing stability
$500,000
2016

general support

housing stability

A supportive housing provider with a community of over 130 families. It places a special focus on its youngest residents through the Children & Youth Services program.

Amount
Year
Purpose
Giving Areas
$50,000
2019

general support

housing stability
$50,000
2018

general support

housing stability
$50,000
2017

general support

housing stability
$50,000
2016

Housing programs

housing stability

The only domestic violence service provider in Merced County. It provides comprehensive services for survivors, including emergency and transitional shelter. It serves over 450 individuals annually.

Amount
Year
Purpose
Giving Areas
$10,000
2020

Valley Crisis Center

responsive
$25,000
2019

general support, $25,000 per year for three years (payment three of three, total grant amount $75,000)

housing stability
$25,000
2018

general support, $25,000 per year for three years (payment two of three, total grant amount $75,000)

housing stability
$25,000
2017

general support, $25,000 per year for three years (payment one of three, total grant amount $75,000)

housing stability

The largest legal services provider in Alameda and Contra Costa counties serving over 21,000 clients each year. It provides clients with free legal advice, referrals, and representation with over 40% of the practice devoted to housing preservation and homelessness prevention.

Amount
Year
Purpose
Giving Areas
$145,000
2019

general support, $145,000 per year for three years (payment one of three, total grant amount $435,000)

family support
$135,000
2018

housing practice, $135,000 per year for three years (payment three of three, total grant amount $405,000)

housing stability
$135,000
2017

housing practice, $135,000 per year for three years (payment two of three, total grant amount $405,000)

housing stability
$135,000
2016

housing practice, $135,000 per year for three years (payment one of three, total grant amount $405,000)

housing stability

A Richmond-based nonprofit that provides emergency food and shelter and transitional housing with support services to individuals and families. It serves nearly 600 clients, including 127 children, annually.

Amount
Year
Purpose
Giving Areas
$25,000
2020

general support, COVID-19 Rapid Response Funding

responsive
$75,000
2019

general support

housing stability
$75,000
2018

general support

housing stability
$75,000
2017

general support

housing stability
$75,000
2016

general support

housing stability

The sole entry point for homeless services in the city of Berkeley. It provides emergency food and shelter, transitional housing, permanent housing, and housing placement with support services to homeless individuals and families. It serves as a coordinated access point for over 2,000 clients each year.

Amount
Year
Purpose
Giving Areas
$50,000
2017

general support

housing stability
$10,000
2017

general support

bright spots
$50,000
2016

general support

housing stability

A social justice nonprofit that provides emergency, transitional, and permanent supportive housing along with homelessness prevention services in Alameda County. It serves over 2,000 individuals each year.

Amount
Year
Purpose
Giving Areas
$15,000
2020

general support, COVID-19 Rapid Response Funding

responsive
$50,000
2019

general support

housing stability
$50,000
2018

general support

housing stability
$25,000
2018

database implementation

housing stability
$50,000
2017

general support

housing stability
$8,500
2017

general support

bright spots
$100,000
2016

general support

housing stability

A nonprofit that operates homeless shelters and temporary and supportive housing units for clients in Alameda County. It also assists women and children affected by domestic violence with a safe house, crisis hotline, and case management services. It serves over 1,200 individuals each year.

Amount
Year
Purpose
Giving Areas
$75,000
2019

general support, $75,000 per year for three years (payment three of three, total grant amount $225,000)

housing stability
$45,000
2019

financial infrastructure and systems

housing stability
$75,000
2018

general support, $75,000 per year for three years (payment two of three, total grant amount $225,000)

housing stability
$75,000
2017

general support, $75,000 per year for three years (payment one of three, total grant amount $225,000)

housing stability
$2,000
2017

general support

bright spots
$75,000
2016

shelters, domestic violence safe house, and supportive housing units

housing stability

A statewide agency that supports the production and preservation of decent, safe, and low-cost housing for rural and low-income Californians by advocating for housing at all levels of government.

Amount
Year
Purpose
Giving Areas
$25,000
2019

general support

housing stability
$25,000
2019

general support

housing advocacy
$50,000
2018

general support

housing stability
$25,000
2017

general support

housing stability

A nonprofit legal service program created to help low-income families across rural California. It serves over 23,000 clients annually, with the majority of cases being related to housing and preventing homelessness.

Amount
Year
Purpose
Giving Areas
$150,000
2019

general support, $150,000 per year for three years (payment one of three, total grant amount $450,000)

family support
$150,000
2018

general support, $150,000 per year for three years (payment three of three, total grant amount $450,000)

housing stability
$150,000
2017

general support, $150,000 per year for three years (payment two of three, total grant amount $450,000)

housing stability
$150,000
2016

general support, $150,000 per year for three years (payment one of three, total grant amount $450,000)

housing stability

A nonprofit that provides multiple services, including housing support and rental assistance. It serves approximately 1,700 individuals a year with housing assistance.

Amount
Year
Purpose
Giving Areas
$40,000
2020

general support

housing stability
$40,000
2019

general support

housing stability
$30,000
2018

general support

housing stability
$30,000
2017

general support

housing stability

A multiservice safety net organization that runs a family resource center in Davenport and provides immigration and day worker support, rental and emergency financial assistance, and support to CalWorks participants. Its programs assist over 9,000 low-income people.

Amount
Year
Purpose
Giving Areas
$75,000
2019

general support, $75,000 per year for three years (payment two of three, total grant amount $225,000)

family support
$30,000
2018

South County Housing Collaborative

housing stability
$75,000
2018

general support, $75,000 per year for three years (payment one of three, total grant amount $225,000)

family support
$70,000
2017

general support

family support
$45,000
2016

the Rental Assistance Program

housing stability
$50,000
2016

general support

family support
$60,000
2016

general support

family support

Monterey County's largest provider of transitional housing and emergency shelter beds. A number of its key programs, including two emergency shelter locations and two transitional housing sites, are open to families with children. They serve 534 people in their housing programs, half of which are children, and reach a total of 888 individuals across all of their programs.

Amount
Year
Purpose
Giving Areas
$50,000
2020

general support, COVID-19 Rapid Response Funding

responsive
$100,000
2019

general support

housing stability
$100,000
2018

general support, $100,000 per year for three years (payment three of three, total grant amount $300,000)

housing stability
$100,000
2017

general support, $100,000 per year for three years (payment two of three, total grant amount $300,000)

housing stability
$100,000
2016

general support, $100,000 per year for three years (payment one of three, total grant amount $300,000)

housing stability

The lead agency in Stanislaus County that provides housing and shelter services to nearly 3,000 individuals each year. It offers clients case management and referrals, emergency shelter, permanent supportive housing, rental assistance, and emergency hygiene, food, and clothing resources.

Amount
Year
Purpose
Giving Areas
$60,000
2020

general support

housing stability
$15,000
2020

general support, COVID-19 Rapid Response Funding

responsive
$60,000
2019

general support

housing stability
$60,000
2018

general support

housing stability
$10,000
2018

general support

bright spots
$50,000
2017

general support

housing stability

A legal service provider that specializes in housing, immigration, and civil litigation. Its Housing Program works to safeguard decent and affordable housing by working with clients to resolve specific housing problems, including eviction, habitability, and discrimination. It serves around 500 households annually, an estimated half of which have children.

Amount
Year
Purpose
Giving Areas
$80,000
2019

general support, $80,000 per year for three years (payment two of three, total grant amount $240,000)

family support
$80,000
2018

general support, $80,000 per year for three years (payment one of three, total grant amount $240,000)

family support
$25,000
2018

leadership coaching

family support
$70,000
2017

general support

family support
$50,000
2016

general support

family support
$50,000
2016

Housing Program

housing stability

The only provider of services to survivors of domestic violence in San Mateo County. In addition to numerous nonresidential services, it also runs emergency and transitional housing and offers wraparound services. It serves over 200 adults and children in its housing programs annually.

Amount
Year
Purpose
Giving Areas
$35,000
2020

general support, COVID-19 Rapid Response Funding

responsive
$75,000
2020

general support, $75,000 per year for three years (payment two of three, total grant amount $225,000)

housing stability
$17,000
2019

theory of change process

housing stability
$75,000
2019

general support, $75,000 per year for three years (payment one of three, total grant amount $225,000)

housing stability
$85,000
2018

general support, $85,000 per year for three years (payment three of three, total grant amount $255,000)

housing stability
$5,000
2017

general support

bright spots
$85,000
2017

general support, $85,000 per year for three years (payment two of three, total grant amount $255,000)

housing stability
$5,000
2016

general support

bright spots
$85,000
2016

general support, $85,000 per year for three years (payment one of three, total grant amount $255,000)

housing stability
$10,000
2015

holiday drive or general support

housing stability

A comprehensive human services nonprofit providing a broad spectrum of mental health and wellness services. Approximately 160 women and children are served annually in its 14-bed emergency shelter and many more are served through its outreach programs. It also runs a family justice center which connects families to a variety of services in the region.

Amount
Year
Purpose
Giving Areas
$55,000
2020

Solutions to Violence Program, $55,000 per year for three years (payment one of three, total grant amount $165,000)

housing stability
$50,000
2019

general support

housing stability
$50,000
2018

Solutions to Violence programs, $50,000 per year for three years (payment three of three, total grant amount $150,000)

housing stability
$50,000
2017

Solutions to Violence programs, $50,000 per year for three years (payment two of three, total grant amount $150,000)

housing stability
$50,000
2016

Solutions to Violence programs, $50,000 per year for three years (payment one of three, total grant amount $150,000)

housing stability
$5,000
2015

holiday drive or general support

housing stability

A multi-sector collaborative committed to executing the vision that was outlined in the Santa Clara County 2015-2020 Community Plan to End Homelessness: No one lives outside. It helps to coordinate the work of agencies and service providers resulting in better use of resources and services for those in need of housing and homelessness supports.

Amount
Year
Purpose
Giving Areas
$250,000
2020

homelessness prevention system pilot, $250,000 per year for two years (payment one of two , total grant amount $500,000)

housing stability
$50,000
2020

general support, $50,000 per year for two years (payment two of two, total grant amount $100,000)

housing stability
$50,000
2019

general support, $50,000 per year for two years (payment one of two, total grant amount $100,000)

housing stability
$250,000
2018

homelessness prevention system pilot

housing stability
$50,000
2018

Destination: Home

housing stability
$250,000
2017

homelessness prevention, $250,000 per year for two years (payment two of two, total grant amount $500,000)

housing stability
$50,000
2017

general support

housing stability
$250,000
2016

homelessness prevention, $250,000 per year for two years (payment one of two, total grant amount $500,000)

housing stability
$50,000
2016

general support

housing stability

A membership nonprofit that works within communities in Alameda and Contra Costa counties to preserve, protect, and expand affordable housing opportunities through education, advocacy, organizing, and coalition building. It has 500 members, including other nonprofits as well as developers, property owners, unions, local officials, and neighborhood groups.

Amount
Year
Purpose
Giving Areas
$30,000
2019

general support

housing stability
$30,000
2019

general support

housing advocacy
$50,000
2018

general support

housing stability
$30,000
2017

general support

housing stability

A grassroots nonprofit that provides an emergency housing facility, three transitional housing programs, and comprehensive support services. It serves over 800 individuals each year, including nearly 100 families with children ages 0-5.

Amount
Year
Purpose
Giving Areas
$20,000
2020

general support, COVID-19 Rapid Response Funding

responsive
$50,000
2020

general support, $50,000 per year for three years (payment three of three, total grant amount $150,000)

housing stability
$50,000
2019

general support, $50,000 per year for three years (payment two of three, total grant amount $150,000)

housing stability
$50,000
2018

general support, $50,000 per year for three years (payment one of three, total grant amount $150,000)

housing stability
$50,000
2017

general support

housing stability

A domestic violence shelter that provides clients and their children with comprehensive supports, including counseling, referrals for benefits and legal services, food, and other help to get people back on their feet and find a path to independence. The only DV shelter in San Benito County.

Amount
Year
Purpose
Giving Areas
$15,000
2020

general support, COVID-19 Rapid Response Funding

responsive
$30,000
2019

general support, $30,000 per year for two years (payment two of two, total grant amount $60,000)

housing stability
$30,000
2018

general support, $30,000 per year for two years (payment one of two, total grant amount $60,000)

housing stability
$30,000
2017

general support

housing stability

A national housing organization that works to create opportunity for low- and moderate-income people through affordable housing in diverse, thriving communities. It is the only housing organization in the U.S. with deep expertise in each of the three catalysts for systemic change: impact capital, innovative solutions on the ground, and transformative public policy. It has locations in 11 regions including in Northern California.

Amount
Year
Purpose
Giving Areas
$50,000
2019

the Northern California Office

housing advocacy
$75,000
2018

the Northern California Office

housing stability

A nonprofit that helps homeless or imminently homeless families gain self sufficiency through comprehensive case management that includes job training, budgeting, good tenant practices, and housing and rental assistance. Its ultimate goal is to help families obtain and maintain permanent housing and get on a path to a healthy and stable life.

Amount
Year
Purpose
Giving Areas
$50,000
2019

general support, $50,000 per year for two years (payment one of two, total grant amount $100,000)

housing stability
$50,000
2018

general support

housing stability
$50,000
2017

general support

housing stability
$60,000
2016

general support

housing stability

A local affiliate of a national network that provides services to families facing homelessness through a partnership of congregations that utilize houses of worship for lodging. Each year, over 20 families receive comprehensive support.

Amount
Year
Purpose
Giving Areas
$30,000
2020

general support

housing stability
$30,000
2020

general support, COVID-19 Rapid Response Funding

responsive
$30,000
2019

general support

housing stability
$30,000
2018

technology and organizational development

housing stability
$30,000
2018

general support

housing stability
$30,000
2017

general support

housing stability

A nonprofit that helps homeless or imminently homeless families gain self sufficiency through comprehensive case management that includes job training, budgeting, good tenant practices, and housing and rental assistance. Its ultimate goal is to help families obtain and maintain permanent housing and get on a path to a healthy and stable life.

Amount
Year
Purpose
Giving Areas
$150,000
2020

general support, $150,000 per year for three years (payment one of three, total grant amount $450,000)

housing stability
$25,000
2020

general support, COVID-19 Rapid Response Funding

responsive
$17,000
2019

database project for donor and volunteer CRM

housing stability
$150,000
2019

general support, $150,000 per year for three years (payment three of three, total grant amount $450,000)

housing stability
$150,000
2018

general support, $150,000 per year for three years (payment two of three, total grant amount $450,000)

housing stability
$150,000
2017

general support, $150,000 per year for three years (payment one of three, total grant amount $450,000)

housing stability
$175,000
2016

general support

housing stability
$5,000
2015

holiday drive or general support

housing stability

A collaboration of churches and community-based organizations that serve families with emergency, transitional, and permanent housing as well as food and supportive services. It serves over 250 individuals each year.

Amount
Year
Purpose
Giving Areas
$30,000
2020

general support, COVID-19 Rapid Response Funding

responsive
$50,000
2019

Family Emergency Shelter Coalition

housing stability
$50,000
2018

general support, $50,000 per year for three years (payment three of three, total grant amount $150,000)

housing stability
$50,000
2017

general support, $50,000 per year for three years (payment two of three, total grant amount $150,000)

housing stability
$7,500
2017

general support

bright spots
$50,000
2016

general support, $50,000 per year for three years (payment one of three, total grant amount $150,000)

housing stability

An agency in Stockton that operates the New Hope Family Shelter, a housing program for single women and children. It provides emergency and transitional housing and other supportive services to individuals experiencing homelessness in San Joaquin County.

Amount
Year
Purpose
Giving Areas
$5,000
2018

general support

bright spots
$30,000
2018

general support

housing stability
$30,000
2017

general support

housing stability

A social justice nonprofit that operates an emergency shelter and resource center and provides transitional housing, food, and supportive services to over 900 individuals each year.

Amount
Year
Purpose
Giving Areas
$40,000
2020

general support, COVID-19 Rapid Response Funding

responsive
$65,000
2019

general support, $65,000 per year for three years (payment one of three, total grant amount $195,000)

housing stability
$50,000
2018

general support

family support
$50,000
2017

general support

family support
$50,000
2016

general support

family support

The only domestic violence service provider in Stanislaus County. It provides comprehensive services, including an emergency shelter, and serves 2,250 individuals annually.

Amount
Year
Purpose
Giving Areas
$50,000
2020

general support, $50,000 per year for three years (payment one of three, total grant amount $150,000)

housing stability
$25,000
2020

general support, COVID-19 Rapid Response Funding

responsive
$50,000
2019

general support, $50,000 per year for three years (payment three of three, total grant amount $150,000)

housing stability
$50,000
2018

general support, $50,000 per year for three years (payment two of three, total grant amount $150,000)

housing stability
$50,000
2017

general support, $50,000 per year for three years (payment one of three, total grant amount $150,000)

housing stability

An affordable housing nonprofit that works to ensure that people with special needs, either from income or circumstance, live in decent and safe housing. In addition to its home sharing program, it provides housing subsidies and other supportive services to participants while they complete an education or job training program and find employment in their field.

Amount
Year
Purpose
Giving Areas
$50,000
2019

general support, $50,000 per year for three years (payment two of three, total grant amount $150,000)

housing stability
$50,000
2018

general support, $50,000 per year for three years (payment one of three, total grant amount $150,000)

housing stability
$60,000
2017

general support

housing stability
$75,000
2016

Self Sufficiency Program

housing stability

A program that serves homeless families in San Mateo County by providing temporary shelter at partner congregations. In addition, it provides meals, case management, and permanent housing placement. It serves up to five families at a time, totaling around 60 individuals a year.

Amount
Year
Purpose
Giving Areas
$20,000
2020

general support

housing stability
$10,000
2020

general support, COVID-19 Rapid Response Funding

responsive
$20,000
2019

general support

housing stability
$20,000
2018

general support

housing stability
$20,000
2017

general support

housing stability
$25,000
2016

general support

housing stability

A leading provider of services to the homeless in the county. It runs the largest homeless services center in Santa Clara County, several seasonally-open cold weather shelters, a homeless outreach program, two family-living centers serving homeless families, and services for homeless foster youth and veterans. It serves approximately 4,000 people each year.

A leading provider of services to the homeless in the county. It runs the largest homeless services center in Santa Clara County, several seasonally-open cold weather shelters, a homeless outreach program, two family-living centers serving homeless families, and services for homeless foster youth and veterans. It serves approximately 4,000 people each year.

Amount
Year
Purpose
Giving Areas
$150,000
2020

general support, $150,000 per year for two years (payment two of two, total grant amount $300,000)

housing stability
$150,000
2019

general support, $150,000 per year for two years (payment one of two, total grant amount $300,000)

housing stability
$200,000
2018

general support

housing stability
$200,000
2017

general support

housing stability
$50,000
2016

capital support to purchase a box truck and other related expenses

housing stability
$200,000
2016

general support

housing stability
$5,000
2015

holiday drive or general support

housing stability

A coalition of 15 congregations that provides permanent, affordable housing and support services to over 1,200 individuals each year, including nearly 300 families with children.

Amount
Year
Purpose
Giving Areas
$30,000
2020

general support, COVID-19 Rapid Response Funding

responsive
$85,000
2020

general support

housing stability
$70,000
2019

general support

housing stability
$7,000
2018

general support

bright spots
$70,000
2018

general support

housing stability
$4,500
2017

general support

bright spots
$60,000
2017

general support

housing stability

A nonprofit that works to prevent and end homelessness by increasing the variety and supply of safe, stable, accessible, and permanently affordable homes. It focuses on equitable land use; public investment in affordable homes; and coalition building for affordable-home residents.

Amount
Year
Purpose
Giving Areas
$25,000
2020

general support, $25,000 per year for two years (payment two of two, total grant amount $50,000)

housing advocacy
$50,000
2020

general support, $50,000 per year for two years (payment two of two, total grant amount $100,000)

housing stability
$25,000
2019

general support, $25,000 per year for two years (payment one of two, total grant amount $50,000)

housing advocacy
$50,000
2019

general support, $50,000 per year for two years (payment one of two, total grant amount $100,000)

housing stability
$75,000
2018

general support

housing stability

A membership organization that works to preserve and expand the range and supply of adequate, accessible, and affordable housing for residents and workers of San Mateo County. Its mission includes building community support for housing and advocating for policies that address the root causes of the housing shortage.

Amount
Year
Purpose
Giving Areas
$10,000
2020

general support, $10,000 per year for two years (payment two of two, total grant amount $20,000)

housing stability
$10,000
2020

general support, $10,000 per year for two years (payment two of two, total grant amount $20,000)

housing advocacy
$10,000
2019

general support, $10,000 per year for two years (payment one of two, total grant amount $20,000)

housing advocacy
$10,000
2019

general support, $10,000 per year for two years (payment one of two, total grant amount $20,000)

housing stability
$20,000
2018

general support

housing stability

A key homeless services provider in Santa Cruz County. It runs four emergency and transitional housing shelters, including the Rebele Family Shelter for households with children, a medical clinic, and a 12-bed medical respite care facility. It also provides employment and income support, a mail room, and homeless and housing advocacy. It serves over 600 people annually.

Amount
Year
Purpose
Giving Areas
$50,000
2020

general support, COVID-19 Rapid Response Funding

responsive
$65,000
2019

general support, $65,000 per year for three years (payment three of three, total grant amount $195,000)

housing stability
$65,000
2018

general support, $65,000 per year for three years (payment two of three, total grant amount $195,000)

housing stability
$65,000
2017

general support, $65,000 per year for three years (payment one of three, total grant amount $195,000)

housing stability
$75,000
2016

general support

housing stability

A nonprofit housing resource agency that provides case management, search and placement into permanent housing, emergency rent payments, and supportive services to those faced with the imminent threat of homelessness. Its programs focus on homeless veterans and their families, homeless families with children, and homeless senior women.

Amount
Year
Purpose
Giving Areas
$40,000
2019

general support

housing stability
$40,000
2018

general support

housing stability
$40,000
2017

general support

housing stability
$60,000
2016

general support

housing stability

A nonprofit focused on making loans and grants to increase the supply of affordable housing, assist first-time homebuyers, prevent homelessness, and stabilize neighborhoods. It also administers the Finally Home program, which provides first and last months' rent and deposit for low income families in need.

Amount
Year
Purpose
Giving Areas
$25,000
2019

Finally Home Program

housing stability
$25,000
2018

Finally Home Program

housing stability
$25,000
2017

Finally Home program

housing stability

A social justice nonprofit that advances the rights of individuals and families through legal services, advocacy, and outreach. It is the main legal services organization in Santa Clara County working on eviction and housing discrimination for low-income families.

Amount
Year
Purpose
Giving Areas
$75,000
2019

general support, $125,000 in 2018, $75,000 in 2019, and $75,000 in 2020 (payment two of three, total grant amount $275,000)

housing stability
$3,000
2018

general support

bright spots
$125,000
2018

general support, $125,000 in 2018, $75,000 in 2019, and $75,000 in 2020 (payment one of three, total grant amount $275,000)

housing stability
$200,000
2017

the pro bono housing clinic, $200,000 per year for two years (payment two of two, total grant amount $400,000)

housing stability
$200,000
2016

the pro bono housing clinic, $200,000 per year for two years (payment one of two, total grant amount $400,000)

housing stability

A social justice nonprofit that provides civil legal services to residents. Its work includes five broad areas: obtaining health care, preventing homelessness, accessing income support programs, fighting for freedom from domestic violence, and bridging the education gap.

Amount
Year
Purpose
Giving Areas
$75,000
2020

general support, $75,000 per year for three years (payment two of three, total grant amount $225,000)

family support
$75,000
2019

general support, $75,000 per year for three years (payment one of three, total grant amount $225,000)

family support
$100,000
2018

general support

family support
$150,000
2017

the HomeSavers Project, $150,000 per year for two years (payment two of two, total grant amount $300,000)

housing stability
$150,000
2016

the HomeSavers Project, $150,000 per year for two years (payment one of two, total grant amount $300,000)

housing stability

A nonprofit serving homeless individuals and families. It operates 17 facilities that help over 3,200 people annually. Its programs include emergency and interim housing, rapid rehousing, intensive case management, housing and employment search assistance, financial literacy training, and mental and physical health support.

Amount
Year
Purpose
Giving Areas
$350,000
2020

general support, $400,000 for 2019, $350,000 for 2020, and $350,000 for 2021 (payment two of three, total grant amount $1,100,000)

housing stability
$50,000
2020

general support, COVID-19 Rapid Response Funding

responsive
$400,000
2019

general support, $400,000 for 2019, $350,000 for 2020, and $350,000 for 2021 (payment one of three, total grant amount $1,100,000)

housing stability
$500,000
2018

general support, $500,000 per year for three years (payment three of three, total grant amount $1,500,000)

housing stability
$500,000
2017

general support, $500,000 per year for three years (payment two of three, total grant amount $1,500,000)

housing stability
$17,000
2016

consultant costs to implement human resources software

housing stability
$500,000
2016

general support, $500,000 per year for three years (payment one of three, total grant amount $1,500,000)

housing stability
$15,000
2015

holiday drive or general support

housing stability

A nonprofit that provides shelter, food, advocacy, and counseling for nearly 40 families each year.

Amount
Year
Purpose
Giving Areas
$25,000
2020

general support, $25,000 per year for three years (payment one of three, total grant amount $75,000)

housing stability
$25,000
2019

general support, $25,000 per year for three years (payment three of three, total grant amount $75,000)

housing stability
$25,000
2018

general support, $25,000 per year for three years (payment two of three, total grant amount $75,000)

housing stability
$25,000
2017

general support, $25,000 per year for three years (payment one of three, total grant amount $75,000)

housing stability

A nonprofit that primarily helps families from South Asia affected by domestic violence, emotional abuse, cultural alienation, human trafficking or family conflict. Its programs include transitional housing, helplines, peer counseling, legal advocacy, and economic empowerment.

Amount
Year
Purpose
Giving Areas
$10,000
2020

general support, COVID-19 Rapid Response Funding

responsive
$20,000
2020

general support, $25,000 in 2019, $20,000 in 2020, $20,000 in 2021 (payment two of three, total grant amount $65,000)

housing stability
$25,000
2019

general support, $25,000 in 2019, $20,000 in 2020, $20,000 in 2021 (payment one of three, total grant amount $65,000)

housing stability
$35,000
2018

general support, $35,000 per year for three years (payment three of three, total grant amount $105,000)

housing stability
$35,000
2017

general support, $35,000 per year for three years (payment two of three, total grant amount $105,000)

housing stability
$35,000
2016

general support, $35,000 per year for three years (payment one of three, total grant amount $105,000)

housing stability
$5,000
2015

holiday drive or general support

housing stability

A nonprofit that provides food, shelter, medical care, counseling, and other support services to families experiencing homelessness. It serves over 170 individuals each year.

Amount
Year
Purpose
Giving Areas
$20,000
2020

general support, COVID-19 Rapid Response Funding

responsive
$40,000
2020

general support

housing stability
$40,000
2019

general support

housing stability
$40,000
2018

general support

housing stability
$40,000
2017

general support

housing stability

The only domestic violence service provider in Santa Cruz County. It provides comprehensive services for affected women and children, including an emergency shelter. It serves over 200 individuals annually.

Amount
Year
Purpose
Giving Areas
$20,000
2020

general support, COVID-19 Rapid Response Funding

responsive
$45,000
2019

general support, $45,000 per year for three years (payment two of three, total grant amount $135,000)

housing stability
$45,000
2018

general support, $45,000 per year for three years (payment one of three, total grant amount $135,000)

housing stability
$10,000
2017

Community Strategic Visioning

housing stability
$45,000
2017

general support

housing stability
$50,000
2016

general support

housing stability
$5,000
2015

holiday drive or general support

housing stability

A national nonprofit working to achieve socially just public policy for low income housing. It conducts research and raises awareness, and advocates to policy makers about the need for low income housing, and mobilizes field teams to support regional and local housing efforts.

Amount
Year
Purpose
Giving Areas
$125,000
2019

general support, $125,000 per year for three years (payment two of three, total grant amount $375,000)

housing stability
$125,000
2018

general support, $125,000 per year for three years (payment one of three, total grant amount $375,000)

housing stability
$125,000
2017

general support

housing stability

A domestic violence service provider in Santa Clara County. Its programs include an emergency shelter that serves over 200 clients a year and Home Safe, a 48-unit permanent supportive housing facility.

Amount
Year
Purpose
Giving Areas
$60,000
2020

general support, $60,000 per year for three years (payment one of three, total grant amount $180,000)

housing stability
$25,000
2020

general support, COVID-19 Rapid Response Funding

responsive
$60,000
2019

general support, $60,000 per year for three years (payment three of three, total grant amount $180,000)

housing stability
$5,000
2018

general support

bright spots
$60,000
2018

general support, $60,000 per year for three years (payment two of three, total grant amount $180,000)

housing stability
$60,000
2017

general support, $60,000 per year for three years (payment one of three, total grant amount $180,000)

housing stability
$9,000
2016

for small capital needs

housing stability
$75,000
2016

for the emergency shelter and Home Safe

housing stability
$5,000
2015

holiday drive or general support

housing stability

A membership organization of affordable housing developers, advocates, community leaders and businesses, working to secure resources, promote good policy, educate the public in support of affordable housing as the foundation for thriving individuals, families and neighborhoods.

Amount
Year
Purpose
Giving Areas
$25,000
2020

general support, $25,000 per year for two years (payment two of two, total grant amount $50,000)

housing advocacy
$50,000
2020

general support, $50,000 per year for two years (payment two of two, total grant amount $100,000)

housing stability
$25,000
2019

general support, $25,000 per year for two years (payment one of two, total grant amount $50,000)

housing advocacy
$50,000
2019

general support, $50,000 per year for two years (payment one of two, total grant amount $100,000)

housing stability
$75,000
2018

general support

housing stability
$75,000
2017

general support

housing stability

A small residential transitional program for women with children that serves nearly 30 individuals each year.

Amount
Year
Purpose
Giving Areas
$10,000
2020

general support, COVID-19 Rapid Response Funding

responsive
$15,000
2020

general support

housing stability
$15,000
2019

general support

housing stability
$15,000
2018

general support

housing stability
$15,000
2017

general support

housing stability

A key homeless service provider in Santa Cruz County assisting homeless women, children, and families with emergency housing, transitional housing, case management, education, and referrals.  It mainly serves people from Pajaro Valley, a historically underserved community.

Amount
Year
Purpose
Giving Areas
$50,000
2019

general support, $50,000 per year for three years (payment three of three, total grant amount $150,000)

housing stability
$50,000
2018

general support, $50,000 per year for three years (payment two of three, total grant amount $150,000)

housing stability
$50,000
2017

general support, $50,000 per year for three years (payment one of three, total grant amount $150,000)

housing stability
$50,000
2016

general support

housing stability

A nonprofit shelter that provides services for families and individuals who experience domestic violence, homelessness, and human trafficking. It houses nearly 300 women and children each year.

Amount
Year
Purpose
Giving Areas
$30,000
2020

general support, COVID-19 Rapid Response Funding

responsive
$75,000
2019

general support, $75,000 per year for three years (payment two of three, total grant amount $225,000)

housing stability
$20,000
2018

capital campaign planning

housing stability
$75,000
2018

general support, $75,000 per year for three years (payment one of three, total grant amount $225,000)

housing stability
$5,000
2018

general support

bright spots
$75,000
2017

general support

housing stability
$5,000
2017

general support

bright spots
$15,000
2017

capital support for playground remodel

housing stability
$75,000
2016

shelter and services for families and children

housing stability

A grassroots nonprofit that provides shelter support and educational opportunities for those affected by domestic violence. It serves approximately 200 clients a year at its emergency shelter.

Amount
Year
Purpose
Giving Areas
$35,000
2020

general support, COVID-19 Rapid Response Funding

responsive
$50,000
2020

general support, $50,000 per year for three years (payment one of three, total grant amount $150,000)

housing stability
$50,000
2019

general support, $50,000 per year for three years (payment three of three, total grant amount $150,000)

housing stability
$15,000
2018

capital renovations

housing stability
$50,000
2018

general support, $50,000 per year for three years (payment two of three, total grant amount $150,000)

housing stability
$7,000
2017

general support

bright spots
$50,000
2017

general support, $50,000 per year for three years (payment one of three, total grant amount $150,000)

housing stability

An independent nonprofit that provides emergency shelter, temporary housing, permanent affordable housing, rental/deposit assistance, and case management to nearly 2,500 individuals, including 425 children ages 0-5, each year.

Amount
Year
Purpose
Giving Areas
$30,000
2020

general support, COVID-19 Rapid Response Funding

responsive
$125,000
2019

general support, $125,000 per year for three years (payment two of three, total grant amount $375,000)

housing stability
$125,000
2018
general support, $125,000 per year for three years (payment one of three, total grant amount $375,000)
housing stability
$100,000
2017

general support

housing stability
$10,000
2017

general support

bright spots
$100,000
2016

general support

housing stability

The only provider of shelter to survivors of domestic violence in Contra Costa County. In addition to numerous nonresidential services, it also offers transitional housing with wraparound services. It serves over 260 adults and children in its housing programs each year.

Amount
Year
Purpose
Giving Areas
$20,000
2020

general support, COVID-19 Rapid Response Funding

responsive
$75,000
2020

general support, $75,000 per year for three years (payment one of three, total grant amount $225,000)

housing stability
$75,000
2019

general support, $75,000 per year for three years (payment three of three, total grant amount $225,000)

housing stability
$75,000
2018

general support, $75,000 per year for three years (payment two of three, total grant amount $225,000)

housing stability
$75,000
2017

general support, $75,000 per year for three years (payment one of three, total grant amount $225,000)

housing stability

A shelter that provides temporary residence, case management and referrals, and meal services to over 100 families each year, including 150 young children.

Amount
Year
Purpose
Giving Areas
$25,000
2020

general support, COVID-19 Rapid Response Funding

responsive
$55,000
2020

general support

housing stability
$50,000
2019

repairs and renovations at the family shelter

housing stability
$55,000
2019

general support

housing stability
$50,000
2018

general support

housing stability
$50,000
2017

general support

housing stability

A membership organization that advocates for policies, programs, land use, and funding that lead to an increased supply of affordable housing in Santa Clara County. Additionally, it educates elected officials and the community about the need for housing and the link between housing and other quality of life outcomes, including education, health, transportation, and the environment.

Amount
Year
Purpose
Giving Areas
$15,000
2020

general support, $15,000 per year for two years (payment two of two, total grant amount $30,000)

housing advocacy
$25,000
2020

general support, $25,000 per year for two years (payment two of two, total grant amount $50,000)

housing stability
$15,000
2019

general support, $15,000 per year for two years (payment one of two, total grant amount $30,000)

housing advocacy
$25,000
2019

general support, $25,000 per year for two years (payment one of two, total grant amount $50,000)

housing stability
$40,000
2018

general support

housing stability
$25,000
2017

general support

housing stability

A regional multi-service agency which operates a range of programs including childcare, housing, emergency services, family support programs, and social service centers that provide assistance to those in need.

Amount
Year
Purpose
Giving Areas
$25,000
2020

general support, COVID-19 Rapid Response Funding

responsive
$40,000
2019

Salvation Army Monterey Peninsula Corps, excluding religious activities

family support
$40,000
2018

Salvation Army Monterey Peninsula Corps, excluding religious activities

family support
$40,000
2017

Salvation Army Monterey Peninsula Corps, excluding religious activities

family support
$30,000
2016

general support, excluding religious activities, of the Monterey Peninsula Corps

housing stability

A community resource for families who have experienced domestic violence, sexual assault, or homelessness. It provides shelter, food, and other support services to 5,000 individuals each year.

Amount
Year
Purpose
Giving Areas
$25,000
2020

general support, COVID-19 Rapid Response Funding

responsive
$60,000
2019

general support, $60,000 per year for three years (payment two of three, total grant amount $180,000)

housing stability
$60,000
2018

general support, $60,000 per year for three years (payment one of three, total grant amount $180,000)

housing stability
$10,000
2017

general support

bright spots
$60,000
2017

general support

housing stability
$60,000
2016

Shiloh Shelter, Sojourner House, food pantry, and Parents Creating Change (PFC)

housing stability
An agency based in southern Stanislaus County that offers emergency shelter, day shelter, food, case management, transportation, and other services.
Amount
Year
Purpose
Giving Areas
$45,000
2020

general support

housing stability
$45,000
2019

general support

housing stability
$45,000
2018

general support

housing stability
$35,000
2017

general support

housing stability

A nonprofit that provides a clean, safe, and warm shelter as well as a daytime services center for families with children who experience homelessness and housing instability.

Amount
Year
Purpose
Giving Areas
$15,000
2020

general support, COVID-19 Rapid Response Funding

responsive
$35,000
2019

the charitable activities of Winter Nights Family Shelter

housing stability
$25,000
2018

general support

housing stability

A women and children's house that provides case management, a children's program, referrals, and a transitional housing program to 1,300 individuals each year.

Amount
Year
Purpose
Giving Areas
$10,000
2020

general support, COVID-19 Rapid Response Funding

responsive
$25,000
2020

general support; $25,000 per year for three years (payment one of three, total grant amount $75,000)

housing stability
$25,000
2019

general support

housing stability
$25,000
2018

general support

housing stability
$2,000
2017

general support

bright spots
$25,000
2017

general support

housing stability

The only provider of services to survivors of domestic violence in San Joaquin County. In addition to numerous nonresidential services, it also runs emergency and transitional housing, including wraparound services. It serves nearly 550 adults and children annually.

Amount
Year
Purpose
Giving Areas
$75,000
2019

general support, $75,000 per year for three years (payment one of three, total grant amount $225,000)

housing stability
$75,000
2018

general support, $75,000 per year for three years (payment three of three, total grant amount $225,000)

housing stability
$75,000
2017

general support, $75,000 per year for three years (payment two of three, total grant amount $225,000)

housing stability
$75,000
2016

general support, $75,000 per year for three years (payment one of three, total grant amount $225,000)

housing stability

A women's organization that supports victims of domestic violence through counseling, a 24 hour crisis hotline, legal advocacy, youth programs, and an emergency shelter. Its shelter has 3 bedrooms with 15 total beds where clients also have access to all of the other services, plus case management, employment assistance, and financial assistance.

Amount
Year
Purpose
Giving Areas
$15,000
2020

general support, COVID-19 Rapid Response Funding

responsive
$25,000
2019

general support, $25,000 per year for three years (payment two of three, total grant amount $75,000)

housing stability
$25,000
2018

general support, $25,000 per year for three years (payment one of three, total grant amount $75,000)

housing stability
$25,000
2017

general support

housing stability
$25,000
2016

general support

housing stability

An organization dedicated to eliminating racism, empowering women, and promoting peace, justice, freedom, and dignity for all. It operates an emergency domestic violence shelter program with wraparound case management and other supportive services.

Amount
Year
Purpose
Giving Areas
$50,000
2020

general support, $50,000 per year for three years (payment one of three, total grant amount $150,000)

housing stability
$25,000
2020

general support, COVID-19 Rapid Response Funding

responsive
$50,000
2019

general support

housing stability
$5,000
2018

general support

bright spots
$60,000
2018

general support, $60,000 per year for three years (payment three of three, total grant amount $180,000)

housing stability
$60,000
2017

general support, $60,000 per year for three years (payment two of three, total grant amount $180,000)

housing stability
$35,000
2016

capacity building support for a Shelter in Place project

housing stability
$60,000
2016

general support, $60,000 per year for three years (payment one of three, total grant amount $180,000)

housing stability
$5,000
2015

holiday drive or general support

housing stability

Grants