Donations, Volunteers and Local Fundraisers


  • Explore San Diego's Charitable Houses!
    This past summer, Anne-Marie Penkala’s 13-year-old daughter underwent two scoliosis-related surgeries and spent eight days in Rady Children’s Hospital. During that time, Penkala and her family fou... Read More »
  • Donations, Volunteers Wanted and Local Fundraisers
    SLEEP TRAIN'S TOY DRIVE FOR FOSTER KIDS & "BE A SECRET SANTA" FACEBOOK PHOTO CONTESTSleigh bells are ringing, but for California’s more than 60,000 foster children, the holiday seas... Read More »
  • 25 Ways To Give Thanks
    You’ve probably heard the saying “gratitude is an attitude,” but it’s more than that. When we practice gratitude, we react to unexpected events with delight instead of disappointment. We savor... Read More »
  • Give the Gift of Service this Holiday Season
    When Spring Valley resident Jenn Hurdsman’s family helped out at Sweetwater Summit Regional Park recently, they pulled weeds and helped install No Parking signs. Jenn says, “As we left the park, t... Read More »