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Service Dogs. When a solder returns home with significant
life-altering wounds, it is the duty of all concerned Americans
to help them rejoin the lives they left. Freedom Service
Dogs acquires and trains dogs to assist people with disabilities,
increasing their independence and peace of mind. The group
focuses on donating these animals to disabled military veterans
to help restore some normalcy to their difficult lives.Virtually
all Freedom Service Dogs are rescued themselves from shelters.
Those that do not fulfill all the comprehensive training
requirements are found adoptive homes.
Convalescent Aid Society. An 85-year-old non-profit
organization in continuous operation since 1923, the Convalescent
Aid Society is dedicated to improving the quality of life
through the free loan of medical equipment for in-home use.
VSA Arts. An affiliate of The John F. Kennedy Center
for the Performing Arts, the VSA arts is a society where
people with disabilities can learn through, participating,
and enjoying the arts.
for Our Troops is committed to helping those who
have selflessly given to our country and have returned home
with serious disabilities and injuries since September 11,
2001. Homes for Our Troops assist severely injured Servicemen
and Servicewomen and their immediate families by raising
donations of money, building materials and professional
labor and to coordinate the process of building a home that
provides maximum freedom of movement and the ability to
live more independently.
de los Angeles is a community of caring people who
gather to nurture children, serving the needs of the less
fortunate, treating each person with dignity and respect
as they work to make a better life for themselves and the
community as a whole.
Foster Care children have a difficult time during
the New Year. They become depressed and anxious, realizing
that they will not be celebrating the New Year in the comfort
of their family home. For many of these children, they have
never experienced a tranquil and comforting home Their childhood
has been marred by sexual, physical and emotional abuse
until it ceases once they arrive at Hillsides, a foster
care children's charity located in Pasadena. Brighten a
foster care child's holiday this season by making their
wish come true.
Ojai Raptor Center is dedicated to the rehabilitation
and release of orphaned and injured birds of prey and to
providing education programs to teach about raptors and
our shared environment, reduce common hazards to wildlife
and decrease the number of raptors that require assistance.
INC of Treasure Valley. A National organization, Love
INC of Treasure Valley has designed a strategy to help church
people help their neighbors in need. A network of church volunteers
links them to needy people. This cooperative effort between churches
and service agencies provides effective help for the disadvantaged.
International needs your commitment to help build
a bountiful, just and sustainable world. The 9.2 million
families around the globe whom Heifer has empowered through
gifts of livestock and agricultural training are evidence
that a concentrated effort can make a difference. Ask about
out set of global initiatives areas of emphasis that
must be addressed if were to meet our mission of ending
world hunger and poverty and caring for the earth.
Riders was designed to help at-risk kids in the
Los Angeles area to look beyond their current surroundings
and open their minds to dream for a better future. Run solely
by volunteers, we bringing together deserving kids and lovable
Special Operations Warrior Foundation provides full
scholarship grants and educational and family counseling
to the surviving children of special operations personnel
who die in operational or training missions and immediate
financial assistance to severely wounded special operations
personnel and their families.
Service of Santa Monica/ Vista Del Mar. Beginning
in 1925, a group of women saw a need for services for families
in Santa Monica. This led to creating a non-profit organization
with counseling, therapy, family service social workers,
parenting groups, and employee assistance programs for children
4 Causes® is the #1 choice for donating your
car. Donate car, trucks, boats, RVs, motorcycles, running
or non-running, to the charity of your choice.
Pasadena Humane Society relies on donations to provide
food, shelter, medical care, adoption services and more
to the animals in our care.
for the Homeless is the nation's oldest advocacy
and direct service organization helping homeless men, women,
and children. We are dedicated to the principle that decent
shelter, sufficient food, affordable housing, and the chance
to work for a living wage are fundamental rights in a civilized
Gospel Mission. Whether you are one person, a business,
foundation, school or church, there are many ways you can
offer hope through Seattle's Union Gospel Mission: Volunteering,
Financial Gifts and Gifts in Kind.
Rescue Mission Ministries reaches out to the community
by teaching the word of God and providing food, shelter,
clothing, counseling and education for those in need.
Relief Services' mission to work through partnerships
and in collaboration with grassroots charitable organizations
to connect the vast resources of America to help those in
need in their own communities and to enable people to help
American Cancer Society Los Angeles Discovery Shop. For
almost 40 years, the American Cancer Society has owned and operated
a chain of specialty resale stores created to help support the
fight against cancer. The American Cancer Society Discovery Shops
accomplish this through the sale of gently used and new donated
merchandise. Proceeds from the sale of this merchandise are used
to fund cancer research, education, advocacy and services to cancer
patients and their families.
& Girls Clubs of Santa Monica enables all young
people, especially those who need us most, to reach their
full potential as productive, caring, responsible citizens.
Presbyterian Church is a local ministry in Seattle,
dedicated to service and compassion.
Pasadena Senior Center serves the needs of Pasadena's
seniors. It was the first private, non-profit senior center in
Southern California. Today, we continue our high standards as
our seniors choose from a wide variety of experiences designated
just for them: educational classes, senior forum, exercise, dance
and the Encore Café, a monthly television show written,
designed and produced for and by seniors.
Monrovia Providers Group consists of community agencies
working as a team to deal with senior citizen issues within
the city of Monrovia, California.
Handcrafters is non-profit Christian corporation
with a mission to support sustainable economic development
programs for impoverished people.
Productions, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) Nonprofit Public
Benefit Corporation that produces events and activities
on behalf of local charities that provide urgent services
to individuals and families in immediate distress.
Healthcare. As a life-affirming medical clinic in
Idaho specializing in unexpected pregnancy care, we treat
our clients with respect, dignity, and compassion in a confidential