A Single Act of Compassion can Lead to an Avalanche of Change
Serve The Peninsula has the generous financial support of many incredible family foundations, corporations, and individuals. We thank these generous supporters for their contributions to Serve The Peninsula.
Driscoll Ranch Foundation serves to inform, preserve and promote “Western Ways of Life” and ranching. The “Western Way of Life” is comprised of the values and skills that tamed the Wild West. People’s character was based on values that include: honesty, trust, loyalty, pride, fairness, education, and kindness. To learn more about the Driscoll Ranch Foundation, please visit their website: http://www.driscollranches.com.
Founded in 1967, JanSport® is the original outdoor gear Brand that equips people globally with quality backpacks, travel gear and collegiate apparel. Headquartered in San Leandro, California, JanSport stands for fun and discovery. The Company's products are sold in retail stores throughout the world. For more information, visit www.jansport.com
Menlo Park Presbyterian Church is a Bay Area church with a 135-year legacy that loves Jesus and follows Him in loving God, loving people, and serving the world. Each weekend you can join us at one of our 11 services--from San Mateo to Menlo Park to Mountain View. At each location, we offer local programs for children and students, as well as live worship and a warm welcome. You can find community on our campuses and through churchwide opportunities such as local or global service, retreats, classes and events.For more information, visit www.mppc.org.
Metcalf Motorcycle Park – Santa Clara County Parks – the County park system’s only off-road vehicle park. This 459-acre park is located in the grass-covered hills of south-east Santa Clara Valley. Junior Rangers OHV Program provides instruction on safe riding habits, riding skills, and through hands-on activities, and the importance of protecting natural resources in their local parks. See more at the Motorcycle County Park website.
For more than 50 years, National Charity League, Inc. (NCL), a 501(c)(3) nonprofit, has thrived as one of the nation’s most distinctive and well-respected mother-daughter membership organizations. NCL is dedicated to serving the communities in which chapters are formed and to foster the mother-daughter relationship. Our goal is to promote a sense of community and responsibility in our daughters and strengthen the mother daughter relationship. Please visit NCL Mid-Peninsula Chapter's web site for more information: www.nclmidpen.org.
The Peninsula Community Center is located at 3626 Jefferson Avenue, in Redwood City. PCC offers a wide variety of family recreation and fitness programs including: tennis, swimming, basketball, group and individual fitness training. For more information visit www.peninsulacommunitycenter.com.
Peninsula Covenant Church is a community of people intensely committed to bringing Love to our world. We’re a family of believers, a population of diverse individuals united by a common relationship with Jesus Christ. We strive to worship Him with every aspect of our lives, as we enjoy and pray for our city and its culture, as we celebrate varied experiences together, as we serve our neighbors, and as we grow in intimacy with our Lord Jesus. For more information, visit www.peninsulacovenant.org.
Redwood City Education Foundation (www.rcef.org) -- The RCEF is an all volunteer, community-based foundation dedicated to raising funds to support education programs for the students in the Redwood City School District.
Scenic Scapes, Inc. is committed to excellence, service and quality workmanship for all of their projects. They provide clients the highest quality products and services available. Scenic Scapes is an industry leader and their staff will ensure the job is completed to your satisfaction. Brian Baird, the founder of Scenic Scapes, volunteers his time and design on our various Beautiful Day projects. To see Brian's beautiful work, check out his website: www.scenicscapes.com/
Second Harvest Food Bank of Santa Clara and San Mateo Counties has been providing services to the community since 1974. We are the single largest nonprofit provider of food to low-income households in Santa Clara and San Mateo Counties and are the second largest food bank in the country, based on pounds distributed per person in poverty. Visit the Second Harvest Food Bank website to learn more.
Sequoia Healthcare District partners with public and nonprofit community providers to improve the health of children, youth, adults and older adults in ways both innovative and traditional. Sequoia Healthcare District applies public funds to major health initiatives through well-known agencies and monitors achievement of measurable goals through a periodic reporting program and a system of community involvement. www.sequoiahealthcaredistrict.com
The vision of the Silicon Valley Community Foundation is to be a comprehensive center for philanthropy that inspires greater civic participation throughout San Mateo and Santa Clara counties.
The mission of the Silicon Valley Community Foundation is to strengthen the common good, improve quality of life and address the most challenging problems. We do this through visionary community leadership, world-class donor services and effective grantmaking. www.siliconvalleycf.org
Westly Foundation is a private family foundation providing support in the areas of Education, Youth, Health and Our World (environment, immigration and global security). Founders Steve Westly and Anita Yu made our initial endowment gift in the fall of 2000. Inititally known as The Steve and Anita Westly Foundation, for simplicity we changed our name to Westly Foundation in 2004.
Although always primarily interested in California, we have crystallized our mission into changing the trajectory of kids on the margin in California. For more information about Westly Foundation: www.westly.org.