A Season Of Giving Back
San Diegans have warm hearts. Regular fundraising events, 5K benefit runs, or a gofundme account to benefit both the local community and others in need throughout the country are planned in the area. While in San Diego, you may want to give back to the local community yourself. Here’s a few suggestions:
Father Joe’s Villages
Helps thousands of people in San Diego to overcome homelessness, by providing meals, housing, healthcare, counseling and other programs. My.Neighbor.org
Leukemia & Lymphoma Society – San Diego & Hawaii Chapter
LLS is a community that aims to help accelerate promising research and improving the quality of life of patients and their families that suffer from leukemia, lymphoma, Hodgkin’s disease and myeloma.
A community-driven organization that prepares and delivers nutritious meals to those suffering from AIDS or cancer who are too sick to shop and cook for themselves.
Rady Children’s Hospital
Provides the highest possible service to patients, staff and communities. Make a difference in the life of a child. RadyFoundation.org
San Diego Rescue Mission
Faith based organization that helps provide needs for the poor, addicted, abused and homeless, thus improving the quality of their lives. SDRescue.org
With nearly 70 miles of coastline to protect, the San Diego County Chapter is one of the largest and most active chapters in the world. The group’s volunteers work to protect the local oceans, waves, and beaches.SanDiego.Surfrider.org
Voice of San Diego
A non-profit digital news organization that delivers ground-breaking investigative journalism for the San Diego region, and aims to increase civic participation. VoiceofSanDiego.org
Giving is a gift to yourself. Happy Holidays!