Shine Your Light

Let's brighten our community this holiday season

It's been a dark year for many, so let's shine some light this holiday season by coming together to volunteer with local nonprofits, contribute to gift drives and make donations.  Together, we can brighten our communities across the region.

 

 

The United Way California Capital Region gathered the needs of almost 50 local nonprofits this holiday season, so you can see exactly what your favorite nonprofit wants. Click an icon for a link to Amazon Wish Lists for easy and safe purchasing during the pandemic.

 

 

Adult Clothing

Children Clothing

Throw Blankets

Shelf-Stable Food

Hygiene Items

Winter Items

Holiday Gifts

Gift Cards

Volunteer Oportunities

Amador Tuolumne Community Action Agency

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Sacramento Area

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Sacramento

 

 

 

 

 

 

Center for Fathers and Families

 

 

Child Action, Inc.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Child Advocates of Placer County

       

Children's Receiving Home of Sacramento

         

Community Housing Opportunities Corporation

 

 

 

 

 

Davis Community Meals & Housing

 

 

 

 

 

Elk Grove Food Bank 

 

 

 

 

 

Empower Yolo

 

Feed Sacramento Homeless

 

 

 

 

Folsom Cordova Community Partnership

 

 

 

 

 

 

Food Literacy Center

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Foster Hope Sacramento

         

Gifts From The Heart (Sacramento County)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

La Familia Counseling Center

 

 

Lao Family Community Development, Inc

 

 

Latino Leadership Council

 

 

LifeSTEPS

 

 

 

 

 

Lilliput Families

 

 

 

 

 

Live Violence Free

Lutheran Social Services of Northern California

 

 

 

 

 

 

Move America Forward

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mutual Housing

             

PRO Youth & Families

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Project DREAM

 

 

 

 

 

 

ReIMAGINE Mack Road Foundation

 

 

Ridings for Tidings (Paratransit)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Robla School District

               

Sacramento Food Bank and Family Services

             

Sacramento LGBT Community Center

 

 

 

 

Sacramento Life Center

 

 

 

 

Sacramento Loaves & Fishes

 

 

Sacramento Native American Health Center

 

 

 

 

 

Saint John's Program For Real Change

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sierra Nevada Journeys

 

 

 

 

 

 

Snowline Hospice of El Dorado County

 

 

 

 

 

 

Society For The Blind

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

South County Services

 

 

 

Stand Up Placer

 

Stanford Settlement Neighborhood Center

 

 

 

 

 

Suicide Prevention and Crisis Services 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Salvation Army

Volunteers of America NCNN

 

 

WEAVE INC

 

 

Wellspring Women's Center

 

 

 

 

 

 

Wind Youth Services

     

Winters Healthcare

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Women's Empowerment

 

 

 

 

 

 

Yolo County Children's Alliance

 

 

 

 

 

Yolo County Food Bank

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

In the interest of public safety, remember to follow local guidelines by wearing protective personal equipment, such as face masks, and keeping 6 feet of physical distance during any in-person volunteer activities. For more information on public health guidance, visit: https://covid19.ca.gov