Non-Profit Organizations

Agape Villages Foster Family Agency

Agape Villages is a licensed foster family agency providing quality foster homes for children between the ages of newborn and 21 years. We also serve our families and youth through the permanency of adoption. We bring healing and stability to young lives.

AVA's mission - Promote the Visual Arts - We support our art organizations, bring artists together to foster a creative bond and connect artists of the Tri Valley with its communities by informing the public of Visual Art happenings on our website - where any artist can display their work for free.

Allie’s Pals Cat Rescue

Allie’s Pals Cat Rescue is a non-profit organization devoted to the well-being and rescuing of cats and kittens throughout the TriValley.

ALS CURE Project

The ALS CURE Project (ACP) 501.3c charity was created by Mike and Stephen Piscotty honoring Mike's wife Gretchen who passed away in 2018 from ALS. Funds are raised through events. ACP has funded over $2M in ALS research to date. 98% of proceeds and donations go directly to support ALS research.

Our mission is to advance gender equity for women and girls through research, education, and advocacy. AAUW has been empowering women as individuals & as a community since 1881. We work together as a national grassroots organization to improve the lives of millions of women and their families.

Armanino Foundation

The Armanino Foundation empowers Armanino’s team members to influence its impact based on their passions through community service, donations and service as leaders.

Art and Resources to Inspire Inc

Our mission is to inspire students to find their voice through the arts and make a difference through social action. "Art Meets Action" is an exhibit of visionaries gifted to schools and supported by online resources and lesson plans for teachers, students and homeschoolers.

Assistance League of Amador Valley’s volunteers transforms the lives of children and adults through community programs.

Axis Community Health

Axis Community Health is a community health center that provides medical care, mental health counseling and addiction counseling services for everyone in the community.

Bay East Association of Realtors Foundation

Created in 1978, the mission of the Bay East Association of REALTORS® Foundation is to provide financial support for education and charitable needs within our community.

C.O.P.E Family Support Center, Inc.

Our mission is to strengthen family relationships through counseling options and parent education programs.

The California Association of Nonprofits (CalNonprofits) is a statewide membership organization that brings nonprofits together to advocate for the communities we serve.

CAPE, Inc.

Community Association for Preschool Education, Inc. (CAPE, Inc.) is a non-profit organization that provides comprehensive early care and education through Head Start, Early Head Start, and State Preschool programs to children ages 0-5.

Center for Community Dispute Settlement

The Center for Community Dispute Settlement (CCDS) provides mediation services to the Tri-Valley communities. As professional neutrals we provide mediators, trainers, management consultants and neutral facilitators.

Center for Excellence in Nonprofits

CEN’s vision is a powerful, vibrant and effective nonprofit community. We enable leaders to learn and implement the best practices of management and governance in their organizations for the betterment of the communities they serve.

Checos Rescue Ranch

At Checos Rescue Ranch, we rescue and rehabilitate animals while promoting regenerative agriculture, believing in the power of education to make a difference. Through our agricultural summer camp, children learn farming skills and compassion for animals, fostering a brighter future for both.

Cheza Nami Foundation, Inc.

We promote cultural education and diversity awareness to learning institutions, corporations and communities that focus on fostering more congenial relationships among members, thereby advancing the concept of global citizenship and understanding of the fundamental interconnectedness of all things.

Established in 2008, CityServe is a home grown non-profit, grown out of the Tri-valley churches’ desire to serve others close to home. We have evolved into one of the most comprehensive resources for volunteer opportunities and needs in the Tri-valley.

Serving the Tri-Valley Region of the San Francisco Bay Area, Community Health and Education Foundation provides resources and opportunities for local non-profits to foster a community of giving.

Crescent Moon Center is a program for people who have exhausted their resources trying to maintain sobriety, or who have not been able to take advantage of costly recovery programs & who are searching for new and creative ways to enhance their sobriety.

Culinary Angels

Culinary Angels is an all-volunteer, donation-based group serving Livermore, Dublin and Pleasanton California that provides healing, nutrient-rich meals to people going through a serious health challenge.

Down Syndrome Connection of the Bay Area

Our mission is to empower, inspire and support people with Down syndrome, their families and the community that serves them, while fostering awareness and acceptance in all areas of life.

Dublin Arts Collective

We are a collaborative non-profit organization supporting artistic and creative activity, awareness raising and community building in the City of Dublin and East Bay area in California by providing a hub for arts education, showcasing, professional development and communication about the arts.

East Bay Holocaust Education Center (EBHEC) is a non-profit charitable corporation in Pleasanton, CA. Its mission is to serve as a comprehensive resource center in the SF East Bay area to educate people of all faiths about the Holocaust and honor its victims. Please visit our website for more info.

East Bay Leadership Council

The East Bay Leadership Council is a nonprofit organization representing employers across Contra Costa and Alameda Counties. Our mission is to increase the region's economic vitality and quality of life. We deliver effective advocacy, thoughtful events, and innovative programs for our members.

Embarcadero Media Foundation is backed by donations from contributors who care about a free press, democratic values and an informed citizenry. Its mission is to provide fact-based journalism about local issues to spread awareness, increase civic participation and bring people together.

Fannie & John Hertz Foundation

Providing unique financial and fellowship support to the nation's most remarkable PhD students in the applied physical and biological sciences, mathematics, and engineering. Hertz Fellows become innovators and leaders serving in ways that benefit us all.

Our mission is to encourage, empower and teach individuals and communities to grow healthy, nutritious food for themselves and others, including those in need. Working with local soup kitchens and food pantries, we operate year-round to provide a continuous stream of produce to help feed the hungry.

Futures Explored

Led by the choices of individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities, Futures Explored creates equitable access to programs, supports, and advocacy through diverse services and offerings that include: Community Connections, Education + Employment, Film + Media and Personal Wellness.

Founded in 2002, the Go Green Initiative (GGI) works with K-12 school districts to protect children’s health from toxins found in drinking water, indoor air, and food/food packaging; and conserve natural resources for future generations through energy & water conservation, and reducing solid waste.

Goodness Village is an affordable tiny home program that provides the Tri-Valley’s formerly unhoused neighbors a safe and supportive community to live independently, heal, and thrive!

Grant Avenue Foundation

Grant Avenue Foundation is 100% volunteer run, nonprofit. Our mission is to promote academic excellence & provide sustained financial support to our public schools by raising funds & uniting the community. We provide funds enhancing the core curriculum & in supporting STEM programs & athletics.

The mission of the HERS Breast Cancer Foundation is to support all individuals healing from breast cancer by providing post-surgical products and services regardless of financial status.


Hively connects thousands of children and their families to high quality child care, and provides child care subsidies for those who qualify. In addition, Hively provides parent education and support and more. Please visit our website.

Impact 100 East Bay

Impact 100 East Bay’s mission is to unite women in our community in a common cause. Our goal is to collectively raise funds to support the unmet needs in the Contra Costa and Alameda counties in East Bay, CA, as well as raise the profile of deserving but lesser known organizations.

Impact Foundry

Impact Foundry contributes to an effective and equitable social sector by providing best-practice training and technical assistance, and by bringing the four sectors of business, government, philanthropy and nonprofits together for meaningful collaboration.

Interfaith Housing, a board representing eight local religious congregations, has been providing housing for low-income seniors since 1968. Our three apartment communities in Livermore total 207 units, and we’re building a new 138-unit complex on Pacific Ave. Most rents are subsidized by HUD.

We are a neighborhood food pantry serving seniors, working families and unhoused individuals with a variety of healthy and nutritious foods for almost 30 years. All are welcome, no questions asked.

We are the local chapter of Jack and Jill of America, Inc. Our mission is to raise the next generation of African American leaders while enhancing the lives of ALL children. We provide diverse programs focused on leadership, cultural exposure, community service, advocacy & philanthropic giving.

Kids Bike Lane

KBL is a non-profit organization that partners with charities, community groups, civic organizations, schools, corporations, and individuals to provide brand-new bikes for under-served children and youth in the Greater Bay Area with the goal of empowering them to live a healthy and active lifestyle.

La Familia

We provide under served multicultural communities with the tools and support necessary to build resilience, wellness, and economic power. We envision healthy, prosperous, and safe communities for all.

Lazarex Cancer Foundation

Lazarex Cancer Foundation strives to improve cancer health outcomes, FDA cancer clinical trial diversity and enrollment, and patient access to care by helping to identify clinical trial options, reimbursing trial related travel costs, and partnering with at-risk communities to mobilize resources.

Little Miracles Inc., provides free baby supplies to new or expectant parents in the Tri-Valley. We believe in a community where all new parents are embraced, equipped and empowered to care for their baby.

The Livermore Art Association (LAA) is a nonprofit organization founded in 1957 to promote public interest and appreciation in fine arts and fine crafts, as well as to encourage the artistic progress and the development of its members. Membership is open to anyone interested in fine arts and crafts.

Livermore Cultural Arts Council

The Livermore Cultural Arts Council promotes cultural and educational activities within the greater Tri-Valley, and strives to heighten community awareness of and appreciation for the arts.

Livermore Filipino American Organization

Livermore Fil-Am Organization is dedicated to promoting awareness of Philippine culture & heritage through cultural, social & community-oriented programs to enhance unity & friendship among Filipino-Americans in the Tri-Valley.

Livermore Lab Foundation

The Livermore Lab Foundation serves as a key philanthropic partner to Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, providing mechanisms for public and private investments, grants and philanthropic gifts that support research, workforce, and STEM education initiatives at LLNL

Livermore Pride

We strive to have all LGBTQ+ people feel seen and heard as valued members of our community.

Livermore Valley Arts

Livermore Valley Performing Arts Center is an independent, 501(c)3, non-profit organization that operates the Bankhead Theater, the Bothwell Arts Center and Downtown Art Studios. The mission of LVPAC is to offer a broad range of arts opportunities and experiences to engage our diverse audience.

Livermore Valley Craft Beer Foundation

We are a 501(c)(3) leveraging the love of craft beer to support local communities by producing beer-centric events.

LVO presents fully-staged operas at the Bankhead Theater in Downtown Livermore, CA, located in the heart of the Livermore Wine Valley.

The Livermore-Amador Symphony is a community orchestra based in Livermore, California, and founded in 1963. The orchestra performs each year at a pops concert plus four formal public concerts; it rehearses from September through May.

Mental Health Connections

Mental Health Connections (formerly Putnam Clubhouse) is a welcoming community where adults recovering from mental illness come to rebuild their lives. Participants—called members, not patients or clients or consumers—share ownership and responsibility for the success of the organization.

Mom Relaunch Foundation’s mission is to support and nurture women on career breaks, going through personal challenges, or transitioning to a new career – to become financially independent and find fulfilling careers in information technology (IT) and related areas of work.

Monthly Miracles

Monthly Miracles is a Tri-Valley homeless charity. Our mission is to save our neighbors from homelessness every month by mobilizing our local community through $1/month donations.

Morning Star Outreach

Morning Star Outreach changes the lives of high-risk, middle school aged teens from around the San Francisco Bay Area by providing a free six-day camp experience at the MSO campgrounds near Bear Valley, CA. We are a 100% volunteer-run organization.

Museum on Main

At the Museum on Main, we are dedicated to linking the past to the future by preserving, clarifying, and disseminating information about history specific to the Tri Valley region and by encouraging participation in the arts and humanities through our public programs.

NAMI Tri-Valley

NAMI Tri-Valley provides resources and support for families and their loved ones living with psychiatric disorders.

Next Step

Next Step empowers women to make confident and healthy life choices that reflect their values and beliefs. Started in 1988 as a safe and caring place for women facing unexpected pregnancies, we continue to provide confidential information and pure support without pressure, cost, or judgement.

Open Heart Kitchen

Equitable access to nutritious food today, while building a food secure tomorrow.

Pacific Chamber Orchestra

Pacific Chamber Orchestra has it all: a dynamic conductor, brilliant musicians, beautiful music, and a friendly atmosphere. A Bay Area-based 30 member orchestra, Pacific Chamber Symphony's intoxicating sound melds chamber music's intimate clarity with instrumental variety and symphonic power.

Partners for Change Tri-Valley

We are a community-based effort to empower people to chart their course out of poverty and toward self-sufficiency by intentionally creating personal relationships that bridge financial class lines.

Pedrozzi Foundation

The Pedrozzi Foundation provides college and vocational scholarships and resources to Livermore students. We believe that all students deserve the chance to pursue their educational and career goals and that the lack of finances or information should not be a barrier.

People to People Foundation is a non-profit organization established to provide shelter, care and education to poor and orphaned children in India, teaching those skills that will create a positive change in their lives and in their communities.

The Pleasanton Art League (PAL) is a nonprofit organization founded in 1969 to encourage the progress and development of the creative talents of community members including artists of all skill levels. PAL supports facilities, education programs and events that enable sharing & embracing creativity.

Pleasanton North Rotary

Pleasanton North Rotary is a service organization dedicated to bringing neighbors, friends and leaders together to provide humanitarian services to local and international charities and youth programs. PNR host various fundraising events, volunteer activities, drives, and weekly lunch meetings.

Pleasanton Partners in Education

Pleasanton Partnerships in Education Foundation, enhances learning experiences for students of PUSD through a partnership of business, education and community. By providing staffing support and grants, we enable teachers and students to innovate, excel and serve in the classroom and the community.

Quest Science Center

The Livermore Science and Society Center aims to educate all about the science that affects our lives, both individually and collectively, so we can choose the best course consistent with our values.

The Reins in Motion Foundation is a volunteer-based therapeutic riding program in Livermore, CA.

Robot Garden

Robot Garden is a family-friendly community workspace (makerspace). We provide access to project tools along with a group of interesting people that discuss & build amazing things. Our goal is to offer classes, workspace and learning spaces for all ages.

Room Redux transforms the rooms of children that have faced physical and sexual abuse in order to provide them with a safe and comfortable space in which to heal, as quite often the abuse occurs in their very own room. We do this in one day and free of charge to the families.

The Rotarian Foundation of Livermore awards grants to Livermore Valley charitable organizations, underwrites Rotary projects, and provides financial support that benefit the diverse residents of the Livermore Valley.

Our chamber ensemble reshapes the past of classical music into vibrant new narratives. Co-founded by James Daly and Isaac Levine, we build confidence, skill, and a sense of belonging in young talents of all walks of life.

Set to Thrive seeks to ease the transition for children entering the foster care system with a custom bag filled with new essential items to bring some comfort and confidence during a vulnerable time.

Shepherd’s Gate

Shepherd's Gate is a long-term program helping women and children escape homelessness, addiction, and domestic violence. We focus on the physical, spiritual, emotional, and educational needs of women and children. We have helped over 13,000 women with our Christian programs in Livermore & Brentwood.

SPARC Theater

Inspired by William Shakespeare, who through the rhetoric and poetry of the English language, gave voice to the deepest experience of being human, we are committed to creating community through the production of high quality professional theater experiences.

SNIMC is organized for the purpose of providing information for families with developmental and intellectual challenges. We conduct emotional and mental support sessions for parents and caregivers as well as foster social connections for special needs parents and caregivers.

Spectrum Community Services, Inc

We provide LIHEAP, Weatherization Assistance, Meals on Wheels, Community Dining, and Fall Risk Reduction services in Alameda County.

Sunflower Hill

Sunflower Hill creates places and spaces where adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities (I/DD) live, work, learn, and thrive as part of the greater community. We co-develop affordable residential communities and create programs for people with I/DD that support independence.

Teen Esteem

Teen Esteem educates and empowers students, parents, educators and the community on challenges young people face. We emphasize the importance of respect for self and others and that your value is based on who you are and not what you do.

Our guest speakers offer unique insights that range from literature, history and journalism to technology and cutting edge science.

The Sisterhood of Sobriety

  • P.O. Box 1564, Alhambra Valley Rd.
  • Martinez, CA 94553
  • 925-286-9195

Our mission at the Sisterhood of Sobriety is to deliver state of the art sober-living to as many women as possible; Through our advanced program we have helped hundreds of women get and stay sober resulting in a ripple effect of healing that has touched thousands.

The Taylor Family Foundation

The Taylor Family Foundation’s Mission is to preserve the wellness and enhance the quality of life for children in Northern California living with life-threatening and chronic illnesses, developmental disabilities and youth at-risk through unique therapeutic experiences and support.

Three Valleys Community Foundation

3VCF is a new, geographically-based philanthropic organization designed to serve Amador, Livermore and San Ramon Valleys.

Tiny Blue Dot Recyclers is working to enable careers in E-waste recycling with accommodations for neurodiverse individuals, particularly those moderately to severely impacted by ASD.

We are a Tri-Valley community-wide organization working to understand our local air quality problems, and to find local, long-term, sustainable mitigation-strategies.

Tri-Valley CAREs

Tri-Valley CAREs works to strengthen global security by stopping the development of new nuclear weapons in the US and promoting the elimination of nuclear weapons globally.

We are a local chapter of Citizens' Climate Education & Citizens' Climate Lobby, a grassroots, non-profit, non-partisan advocacy environmental organization working to build public and political will for impactful climate solutions.

Tri-Valley Conservancy protects open space for parks, farms, trails, ranches and wildlife habitat in the Tri-Valley so that you, wildlife and future generations can enjoy it.

Tri-Valley Haven

Now in our fourth decade, Tri-Valley Haven continues to be a vital community resource serving adults and children who have experienced domestic violence, sexual assault, or homelessness.

Tri-Valley REACH builds inclusive communities for adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities to live independently by providing resources, education, activities, community, and housing opportunities for these individuals in our area.

We seek to be the hands and feet of Jesus. To serve impoverished, vulnerable individuals, children & families in the Tri-Valley. Seventy percent are single moms with kids. Gal. 5:14- Mission verse- "For the entire law is fulfilled in keeping this one command: Love your neighbor as yourself."

Valley Humane Society

Valley Humane Society creates a brighter future for cats and dogs by encouraging and strengthening the bond between people and pets.

Visit Tri-Valley

Visit Tri-Valley aims to increase region awareness and bring more tourists to a region already beloved by its locals.

VR Catalyst

VR Catalyst is committed to pioneering transformative approaches to addressing gender-based violence through the sophisticated application of virtual reality by empowering survivors with immersive gaming experiences, enabling them to reclaim their strength, resilience, and autonomy.

The Wente Foundation for Arts Education raises money for arts education programs in the Livermore Valley and throughout the Bay Area. We believe the arts are an essential part of a well-rounded education, and we are committed to helping our local schools provide high quality arts education program.