The Concours Foundation
The Niello Concours at Serrano works to provide the community with a distinguished and elegant event, showcasing some of the very best motorcars in the country, while benefiting local charities. The Concours Foundation provides funding to Sacramento area charities and is currently supporting Every 15 Minutes, a charity dedicated to educating young drivers about the dangers of drinking and driving.
Contact | 916.635.2445 | www.nielloconcoursatserrano.com/charities
Wind Youth Services
Wind was first opened in 1994 by the Sisters of Social Service in a small space located next to Loaves and Fishes. Sisters Mary Anne Bonpane and Stephana O’Leary originally started the program as a daytime safe haven for homeless teenagers to seek refuge and receive survival services. As the awareness of the children’s needs grew so did the services the Center provided. The Center broadened its focus to provide programs that would offer tools and resources to teens and help them develop the necessary skills to break the cycle of homelessness.
Contact | http://www.windyouth.org
Ride To Walk
Ride To Walks's mission is to enhance the lives of children and young adults with neurological disabilities by providing innovative therapeutic horseback riding activities that are recreational in nature and adapted to the individual's needs and abilities. Ride To Walk's strives to provide a positive support system for individuals with disabilities, their parents/caregivers, and our community.
Contact | 916.434.0693 | http://www.ridetowalk.org
Susan G. Komen
Nancy G. Brinker promised her dying sister, Susan G. Komen, she would do everything in her power to end breast cancer forever. In 1982, that promise became Susan G. Komen for the Cure and launched the global breast cancer movement. Today, Komen for the Cure is the world’s largest grassroots network of breast cancer survivors and activists fighting to save lives, empower people, ensure quality care for all and energize science to find the cures.
Contact | 877.465.6636 | http://www.komensacramento.org
Ride For a Reason
This charity bike ride to benefit cancer and Parkinson’s disease is celebrating its 5th year here in the Sacramento area. Ride for a Reason is a fully supported, family oriented charity bike ride looping around beautiful Lake Natoma in Folsom, California. All proceeds go to fight cancer and Parkinson’s disease.
Contact | onlinecycling.com/articles/ride-for-a-reason
Toys for Tots
The mission of the U. S. Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots Program is to collect new, unwrapped toys during October, November and December each year, and distribute those toys as Christmas gifts to needy children in the community in which the campaign is conducted. The primary goal of Toys for Tots is to deliver, a message of hope to less fortunate youngsters that will assist them in becoming responsible, productive, patriotic citizens.
Contact | www.toysfortots.org
The Salvation Army
The Salvation Army, an international movement, is an evangelical part of the universal Christian Church. Its message is based on the Bible. Its ministry is motivated by the love of God. Its mission is to preach the gospel of Jesus Christ and to meet human needs in His name without discrimination.
Contact | www1.usw.salvationarmy.org
American Heart Association
The American Heart Association is a national voluntary health agency whose mission is: Building healthier lives, free of cardiovascular diseases and stroke. The association's impact goal is, by 2020, to improve the cardiovascular health of all Americans by 20 percent while reducing deaths from cardiovascular diseases and stroke by 20 percent.
Contact | 800.242.8721 | www.heart.org
Sacramento Tree Foundation
The vision of the Sacramento Tree Foundation is to grow healthy, livable communities in the Sacramento region by building the best regional urban forest in the nation. Their goal is to optimize the social, economic, public health, and environmental benefits of trees by achieving maximum tree canopy and ensuring the tree canopy is healthy, safe, protected, and well maintained in Sacramento and surrounding counties.
Contact | 916.924.8733 | www.sactree.com
The Sacramento Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (SSPCA) was established 1894 and is dedicated to ensuring the humane treatment of all animals in the Sacramento area. The SSPCA provides a safe and nurturing environment for unwanted, abandoned and mistreated pets until they can be placed into loving homes.
Contact | 916.383.7387 | www.sspca.org
California Musical Theater
California Musical Theatre is Northern California’s premiere producer and presenter of musical theatre – the largest nonprofit musical theatre in California. Since its inception in 1951 under an open-air, circus-style big top, the theatre has grown to become the most successful performing arts organization in California's heartland.
Contact | www.californiamusicaltheatre.com
Sutter Medical Foundation
The Sutter Medical Foundation is focused on improving the health of our communities. The core mission, values, and strategic planning principles of Sutter center on investing back into our communities to improve facilities, add services and care for those without health insurance.
Contact | www.sutterhealth.org
KVIE Channel 6
The mission of KVIE is to educate, enrich, enlighten and inspire diverse audiences and individuals with high quality television programming and related services that enhance the quality of life for people throughout Northern California.
Contact | 916.929.KVIE | kvie.org
River Oak Center for Children
River Oak Center for Children help children and youth who need support, coaching and treatmentthe thrive at school, at home and in the community. Through innovation and evidence-based programs, River Oak strengthens children, youth and families to manage life's challenges and achieve their full potential.
Contact | 916.609.5100 | www.riveroak.org
Sacramento Youth Symphony
The mission of the Sacramento Youth Symphony & Academy of Music is to educate and advance the musical skills of the youth of our communities in ways that engage, challenge and inspire them to reach their highest potential. The repertoire is often difficult and always challenging, and the young musicians are selected by open auditions held in June of each year.
Contact | 916.736.3874 | www.sacys.org
Rotary Club of Sacramento
The Rotary Club of Sacramento, organized August 20, 1913 by a committee of Rotarians from San Francisco and Oakland, is one of the oldest service groups in the Sacramento region. The club charter was granted February 1, 1914, making it the 97th club in the world of Rotary International. From the beginning, the club has grown in membership and purpose.
Contact | 916.929.2992 | www.rotarysacramento.com
Rotary Club of Elk Grove
The club was founded in 1962 and continues to represent the highest ideals through its service-oriented programs both at home and abroad. The club is active in the local and world community service projects around world.
Contact | www.elkgroverotary.org
Sacramento Metro Chamber
The mission of The Sacramento Metro Chamber is to foster regional economic prosperity, an undertaking sought since 1895 when the Metro Chamber was first established. The Metro Chamber is the region's leading business organization for promoting economic strength and serving as a unified voice of business throughout the six-county Sacramento region.
Contact | 916.552.6800 | www.metrochamber.org
Homeward Bound Golden Retriever Rescue and Sanctuary
Homeward Bound Golden Retriever Rescue & Sanctuary is a volunteer organization which rescues and heals displaced, abandoned, and homeless Golden Retrievers and Golden/Labrador mixes throughout Northern California, no matter their age or health. Homeward Bound secures safe, loving, homes through a comprehensive adoption program and also provides sanctuary for Goldens who cannot be adopted.
Contact | 916.655.1410 | www.homewardboundgoldens.org
Rocklin Area Chamber of Commerce
The mission of the Rocklin Area Chamber of Commerce is to contribute to the vitality of a diverse business community and to promote the welfare of our membership.
Contact | 916.624.2548 | www.rocklinchamber.com
Child Abuse Prevention Center of Sacramento
The mission of the Child Abuse Prevention Center is to prevent child abuse, neglect, and abandonment. The Child Abuse Prevention Center is a state, national, and international service, training, research and resource center dedicated to protecting children and building healthy families.
Contact | 916.244.1905 | www.thecapcenter.org
Bronte Epilepsy Foundation
The Bronte Epilepsy Research Foundation, is dedicated to us all of their resources to promote focused local research to determine the cause of and to find a cure for epilepsy. The foundation is proud of the community support it generates, which has played a significant role in the ability to attract a team of nationally and internationally recognized scientists and physicians to make a difference for epilepsy.
Contact | www.bronteepilepsyresearch.org
March of Dimes
March of Dimes is committed to improve the health of babies by preventing birth defects, premature birth, and infant mortality. This mission is carried out through research, community services, education and advocacy to save babies' lives.
Contact | www.marchofdimes.com
Health Education Council
The Health Education Council is dedicated to promoting quality of life and community norms which include the prevention of diseases; the right to a healthy environment; respect for individual rights, cultural traditions, ethnic and linguistic diversity, shared community responsibility and involvement; and innovative and visionary responses which meet the unique needs of the populations we serve.
Contact | 916.556.3344 | www.healthedcouncil.org
American Lung Association
The American Lung Association is the leading organization working to save lives by improving lung health and preventing lung disease through Education, Advocacy and Research. With the generous support of the public, we are "Fighting for Air." When you join the American Lung Association in the fight for healthy lungs and healthy air, you help save lives today and keep America healthy tomorrow.
Contact | www.lungusa.org
Race for The Arts
Race for the Arts is a nonprofit organization that raises funds, increases awareness and helps build audiences for California nonprofit performing, cultural, and visual arts organizations and for school music, drama, and art programs.
Contact | 916.933.4056 | www.raceforthearts.com
Folsom Chamber of Commerce
A Chamber of Commerce, such as Folsom, is an action agency designed to meet community needs. It is a voluntary organization of individuals and businesses who work to advance the commercial, financial and civic interests of a community.
Contact | 916.985.2698 | www.folsomchamber.com
Autism Speaks was founded in February 2005, since then Autism Speaks has grown into the nation's largest autism science and advocacy organization, dedicated to funding research into the causes, prevention, treatments and a cure for autism; increasing awareness of autism spectrum disorders; and advocating for the needs of individuals with autism and their families.
Contact | action.autismspeaks.org
California Green Summit
If you want to understand what California's state and local governments are doing to create healthy communities and a vibrant, green economy, you can't miss the Green California Summit. This summit is a forum for anyone who wants to be part of a green revolution that is changing the world.
Contact | www.green-technology.org
Women for Women International
Women for Women International believes that when women are well, sustain an income, are decision-makers, and have strong social networks and safety-nets, they are in a much stronger position to advocate for their rights. This philosophy and our commitment to local leadership builds change and capacity at the grassroots level.
Contact | www.womenforwomen.org
Down Syndrome Information Alliance
The Down Syndrome Information Alliance provides support and resources to empower those affected by Down syndrome in our community to improve their knowledge and quality of life. They envision a community where people with Down syndrome are empowered, respected as individuals, and accepted as valued participants with their typical peers in neighborhood schools, community activities, and the business world.
Contact | www.downsyndromeinfo.org
The Biletnikoff Foundation
The Tracey Biletnikoff Foundation (now the Biletnikoff Foundation), a non-profit organization dedicated to the support of young women recovering from substance abuse, and education for the prevention of domestic violence.
Contact | 925.556.2525 | www.biletnikoff.net
American Cancer Society
The American Cancer Society is the nationwide, community-based, voluntary health organization dedicated to eliminating cancer as a major health problem by preventing cancer, saving lives, and diminishing suffering from cancer, through research, education, advocacy, and service.
Contact | 800.227.2345 | www.cancer.org
Sacramento Sheriff Toy Project
The Sheriff's Toy Project, an innovative collaboration between peace officers, non-profit agencies, private donors and businesses, was created to better serve less fortunate children and families. The program provides a character building environment for offenders, who work with law enforcement officers to help people who are in times of need or suffering from hardship. The Toy Project provides a connection between law enforcement, people in need and those in the community capable of giving .
Contact | 916.361.4571 | http://toyproject.org
California Automobile Museum
The California Auto Museum vehicle inventory includes several antique & classic vehicles which are available to enhance your company party, anniversary, wedding, publicity campaign, or other special event. These vehicles can be utilized for photo opportunities or displayed as background decoration. All vehicles are fully licensed and insured, and come with a driver who will provide pre-event planning and coordination and will assure that the maximum benefit of the unique vehicle or vehicles is achieved during the event.
Contact | http://www.calautomuseum.org
Since 1980, the Make-A-Wish Foundation has enriched the lives of children with life-threatening medical conditions through its wish-granting work. The Foundation's mission reflects the life-changing impact that a Make-A-Wish® experience has on children, families, referral sources, donors, sponsors and entire communities. Since its humble beginnings, the organization has blossomed into a worldwide phenomenon, reaching more than 250,000 children around the world.
Contact | http://www.wish.org
The Sacramento Zoo
The Sacramento Zoo inspires appreciation, respect and a connection with wildlife and nature through education, recreation and conservation. Sacramento Zoological Society, formed in 1957, assumed financial and daily management of the Zoo in July 1997. Since its inception, the society has served as the fund-raising organization for the Zoo, providing funds for animal care, education and conservation programs.
Contact | http://www.saczoo.org
Shriners Hospitals for Children
Shriners Hospitals for Children has a mission to: Provide the highest quality care to children with neuromusculoskeletal conditions, burn injuries and other special healthcare needs within a compassionate, family-centered and collaborative care environment. Provide for the education of physicians and other healthcare professionals. Conduct research to discover new knowledge that improves the quality of care and quality of life of children and families.
Contact | http://www.shrinershospitalsforchildren.org