Category Archives: Contra Costa County

Special Olympics – Northern California

Special Olympics - Northern California

BECOME A VOLUNTEER Athletes are why we exist, and volunteers are how we exist. Volunteers are the backbone of our program. Currently more than 9,200 volunteers in Northern California have discovered the rewards of working with a Special Olympics athlete. …
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Contra Costa Crisis Center

Contra Costa Crisis Center

The mission of the Contra Costa Crisis Center is to keep people alive and safe, help them through crises, and connect them with culturally relevant resources in the community. Our 24-hour crisis lines, face-to-face grief counseling program, homeless services, youth …
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Community Violence Solutions and Rape Crisis Center of Marin & Contra Costa Counties

Community Violence Solutions and Rape Crisis Center of Marin & Contra Costa Counties

Community Violence Solutions (CVS) is dedicated to working in partnership with the community to end sexual assault and family violence through prevention, crisis services, and treatment. Formerly called Rape Crisis Center, CVS was founded by the Greater Richmond Interfaith Program …
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Community Concern for Cats

Community Concern for Cats

CC4C is an all-volunteer, non-profit cat rescue organization in Contra Costa County that offers abandoned and homeless cats from the streets medical rehabilitation, spay and neuter services, and foster care and adoption. We also work to reduce the overpopulation of …
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Meals on Wheels Serving Contra Costa County

Meals on Wheels Serving Contra Costa County

Meals On Wheels By Senior Outreach Services is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization to support seniors in Contra Costa County. We are proud to have earned the Guidestar Exchange Seal, a validation that we are a well-run and transparent agency. We …
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Meals on Wheels, Meals of Marin, and Other Food Programs Near You

Meals on Wheels, Meals of Marin, and Other Food Programs Near You

Every day Meals on Wheels and other Bay Area meal programs deliver and serve thousands of meals to the elderly, homebound, homeless, and needy. Your volunteer help is needed in a variety of ways – from delivering meals, to grocery …
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Junior League of the Oakland-East Bay

Junior League of the Oakland-East Bay

Who are we? We are the very fabric of your community. The Junior League is an international organization that has served local communities through effective action and leadership of trained volunteers for more than one hundred years. Because of our …
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Rattie Ratz – Rescue, Resources, Referral

Rattie Ratz - Rescue, Resources, Referral

Our mission is to improve the lives of domestic pet rats and their guardians by promoting value and respect for all animal life. Our goals are: To promote domestic pet rats as valuable companions. To promote the proper care and …
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Ombudsman Services of Contra Costa County

Ombudsman Services of Contra Costa County

Ombudsman Services of Contra Costa is a donor-funded senior citizen’s advocacy group that serves Contra Costa County. We investigate and rectify claims of abuse and neglect in long term care facilities so that seniors can live with dignity and respect. …
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