My Girlfriend's Closet

My Girlfriend's Closet is a nonprofit organization localized in San Diego, California that collects quality, gently used clothing, shoes and accessories and distributes it to foster, homeless and economically disadvantaged teenage girls.

Monarch School

Monarch has served San Diego for nearly three decades, beginning as a one-room education center and expanding into a K-12 comprehensive school designed to educate homeless youth - See more at:

Starfish Asset Fund

We help transitioning foster youth achieve self-sufficiency by providing low interest rate loans for automobile purchases, apartment security deposits and credit building.  The Starfish model of coupling the loans with financial education classes achieves financial independence, increased financial literacy and extremely low default rates that are currently below 0.1%.  Without the support, many of these transitioning adults face challenges.


Voices for Children

Voices for Children transforms the lives of abused children by providing them with volunteer Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASAs). We believe that every child deserves a safe and permanent home, and to that end, will review and monitor every court file in the system, provide a CASA to every child in the foster care system who needs one, and advocate to improve the lives of foster children.


Just in Time Foster youth 

Just in Time for Foster Youth engages a caring community to help transitioning foster youth achieve self-sufficiency and well-being. We envision a future in which every youth leaving the foster care system has a community of caring adults waiting for them after 18.  We believe consistent, long-term help from the heart is the foundation for the success of our youth so that they can thrive and enjoy productive, satisfying lives.


Walden Family Services

Walden Family Services, a private, non-profit California corporation, was founded in 1976 to provide quality care for abused and neglected children in residential group homes. In 1983, Walden transitioned into foster care and pioneered one of California’s first “Treatment Foster Care” programs to offer children and teenagers an alternative to group home placements. Walden expanded its foster care program in 1994 to include services for children with developmental disabilities.

Angels Foster Care

Angels Foster Care is a nonprofit organization dedicated to creating safe, stable, loving homes for infants and toddlers in foster care throughout the County of San Diego, California. Our organization is led by current and former parents who have fostered.


Casa de Amparo

Casa de Amparo’s mission is to support those affected by and at risk of child abuse and neglect, through a range of programs and services that promote healing, growth, and healthy relationships


San Diego Youth Services

San Diego Youth Services advances its mission to empower youth to reach their highest potential and seeks to improve the lives of youth by meeting their basic needs, creating positive connections, helping them develop life skills and promoting overall health and well-being. San Diego Youth Services



Promises2Kids is a leading nonprofit organization originally founded over 35 years ago as the Child Abuse Prevention Foundation of San Diego County. Since 1981, Promises2Kids has responded to the needs of foster children and provided support to children removed from their home due to abuse and neglect.


Nativity Prep

Nativity Prep’s mission is to provide a uniquely effective, integrated program of academic preparation, graduate support, and mutual long-term commitment that achieves nationally recognized excellence in terms of college graduation rates for our students. Our Purpose is to break the cycle of generational poverty by developing our students’ ability to live a life of choice and opportunity. Our students will be productive, faith-filled, and fulfilled members of society who understands the importance of giving back.



Emilio Nares Foundation

Emilio Nares Foundation helps navigate families through their child's journey with cancer. No child should miss a cancer treatment due to lack of transportation.



Home Start

Home Start’s vision is for every child to have a safe, stable, and nurturing home.


Outdoor Outreach

Outdoor Outreach To connect youth to the transformative power of the outdoor to realize the positive attitude and behavioral changes that help them become happy, healthy, and successful adults.