Charity Roster

We have grown to include over 200 non-profit organizations that we refer to as partners. All partners must be registered with the IRS as a 501-(c)(3). These charities encourage their supporters to donate items to Community Thrift. If you are interested in becoming one of our charity partners email us at for an application.

Charity Name Acronym Code
Abada Copoeira   175
AIDS Emergency Fund (SF AIDS Fund) AEF 143
AIDS Housing Alliance / SF   148
AIDS Legal Referral Panel ALRP 230
AIDS Memorial Grove, The   31
AIDS Project of the East Bay/Pacific Center APEB 99
Alliance for Smiles   225
Alliance Health Project (formerly AIDS Health Proj.)   201
American Civil Liberties Union Foundation of N. CA, INC. ACLU 212
American Diabetes Association of N. CA.   144
American Friends Service Committee AFSC 237
American Heart Association   173
American Red Cross-Bay Area Chapter ARCBA 179
Animal Legal Defense Fund ALDF 215
Arriba Juntos   193
Asian Women's Shelter AWS 172
Band Foundations, The SF, Inc.   41
Bay Area Rainbow Symphony BARS 92
Bay Area Wilderness Training BAWT 125
Bayview Mission   146
Bernal Heights Senior Program   243
Blind Babies Foundation   138
Boy's and Girl's Club SF   68
Boys Hope Girls Hope of SF   132
Brandeis Hillel Day School BHDS 216
BRAVA! for Women in the Arts   135
Breast Cancer Action BCA 236
Breast Cancer Emergency Fund BCEF 174
Breathe California   133
Buen Dia Family School (Buen Dia Corporation)   195
Buena Vista Horace Mann K-8   86
California Native Plant Society Yerba Buena Chapter   152
California Poets In The Schools   79
Castro Country Club   100
Castro Lions Club, The   67
Catholic Charities (Human services to families)   196
Center for the Art of Translation   221
Center on Race Poverty and the Environment CRPE 164
Central American Resource Center CARECEN 81
Children of Lesbians & Gays Everywhere COLAGE 93
Children's Book Project   110
Children's Day School CDS 83
Chinatown Community Development Center   36
Claire Lilenthal School PTA   199
Clarendon Elem. Parents Assoc.   162
Coalition On Homelessness   205
Comming Home Hospice   223
Community Boards   78
Community Housing Partnership   126
Community Music Center CMC 170
Community United Against Violence INC. CUAV 11
Congregation B'nai Emunah   107
Congregation Beth Sholom   222
Congregation Ner Tamid   207
Congregation Sha'ar Zahav   233
Cooperative Restraining Order Clinic CROC 47
CounterPULSE   37
Creative Arts Charter School   103
Curry Senior Center   84
Deaf AIDS Center   123
Dolores Street Community Services DSCS 96
Domestic Violence Consortium, SF SFDVC 189
Dress for Success SF   88
Ducal Council of SF   145
East Bay Food Not Bombs EBFNB 190
Epiphany Center   54
Episcopal Community Services of SF   76
Episcopal Senior Communities-Senior Resources   19
EXIT Theatre   118
Faithful Fools Street Ministry   204
Family Dog and Puppy Rescue   134
Family Link, The   15
Family Service Agency of SF FSA/SF 183
Food Bank, The SF   209
Freedom Archives, The   116
Friends of the SF Animal Care and Control FSFACC 120
Friends of the SF Independent Living Skills Program FSFILSP 188
Friends of the SF Public Library   121
Friends of the Sharon Art Studio   65
Friends of the Urban Forest, SF   241
Friendship House   136
Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation GLAAD 211
Gay & Lesbian Historical Society GLHS 169
Gay Buddhist Fellowship   40
Gay Men's Chorus   53
Gay Straight Alliance Network GSAN 30
Glide Health Services/HIV   252
Golden Gate Men's Chorus   28
Grey Panthers of SF   111
Gubbio Project, The   21
Habitat for Humanity   256
Haight Ashbury Free Clinic (North Projects, Inc.)   73
Hamilton Family Center   180
Hartford Street Zen Center   155
Hearing and Speech Center of N. CA   161
Hearing Dog Program, The   91
Holy Family Day Home   147
Homeless Children's Network HCN 210
Homeless Prenatal Program   35
Horizon Foundation   57
Hospice By The Bay   178
Huckleberry Youth Programs   25
Immune Enhancement Project IEP 200
Imperial Council SF ICSF 269
Instituto Laboral de la Raza   101
Integral Yoga Institute   105
Jewish Family & Children's Services   26
La Casa de las Madres   98
La Raza Centro Legal Inc.   87
Larkin Street Youth Center (Polk St. Town Hall)   163
Lavender Youth Recreation & Information Center LYRIC 208
Legal Aid of Marin   165
Legal Services for Children LSC 213
Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, The   184
Little Sisters of the Poor   139
Livable City-Sunday Streets   58
Lyon Martin Clinic   48
Magnet   71
Maitri AIDS Hospice   226
Make a Wish Foundation   156
Marine Mammal Center   72
Marshall Elementary School PTA   32
Martin de Porres House of Hospitality (MDP Foundation)   69
McKinley Elementary PTA   129
Meals on Wheels of SF, Inc.   131
Mental Health Association of SF MHASF 206
Metropolitan Community Church SF MCCSF 16
Mickaboo Companion Bird Rescue   202
Mickacoo Pigeon and Dove Rescue   46
Mission Cultural Center   191
Mission Graduates, Formerly St. John's   168
Mission Neighborhood Resource Center MNHC 182
Most Holy Redeemer AIDS Support Group MHRASG 242
Mujeres Unidas y Activas   23
Multiple Sclerosis Society, (National) N. CA. Chapter   140
Muttville Senior Dog Rescue   157
National Alliance on Mental Illness, The NAMI 224
National Center for Lesbian Rights NCLR 151
Native American AIDS Project NAAP 141
Native American Health Center-Urban Trails   159
Nature in the City   10
Network Ministries   66
New Generations Health Center NGHC 217
New Traditions Elementary   218
Oasis for Girls   74
Older Women's League OWL 203
Openhouse, Rainbow Adult Community Housing   106
Or Shalom Jewish Community   130
Parents Families & Friends of Lesbians & Gays Inc. PFLAG 43
People Organized to Win Employment Rights POWER 64
Pets Are Wonderful Support PAWS 55
Pets Unlimited, Inc.   38
Planet Drum Foundation   112
Planned Parenthood   97
Positive Resource Center   115
Precita Eyes Muralists Assoc., Inc.   220
Prevent Blindness Northern CA   89
Prison Literature Project PLP 149
Project Homeless Connect   59
Project Inform Inc. SF   18
Project Open Hand   154
Quan Yin Healing Arts Center   192
Randall Museum Friends   214
Raphael House of SF   45
Riley Center, The   85
Rocket Dog Rescue   29
Ruby's Clay Studio and Gallery   177
Safe House   176
San Mateo Lions Club   198
Seven Teepees Youth Program   22
SF Aid for Animals SFAFA 44
SF AIDS Foundation SFAF 12
SF Bike Coalition SFBC 181
SF Buddhist Center   117
SF Child Abuse Prevention Center   102
SF Choral Society   127
SF Coalition of Essential Small Schools SF-CESS 167
SF Court Appointed Special Advocate, The SFCASA 128
SF Lesbian/Gay Freedom Band   41
SF LGBT Community Center   62
SF Living Wage Coalition   56
SF Night Ministry   194
SF Parks Alliance   142
SF Recovery Theater   104
SF School, The   185
SF Society for Prevention of Cruelty to Animals SFSPCA 63
SF Tavern Guild Foundation Inc.   1
SF Vegetarian Society   95
SF Village   122
SF Zoo, The   109
Shanti Project   14
Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence, Inc.   82
St. Anthony's Dining Room for the Poor   70
St. James Infirmary   33
St. Vincent de Paul   271
Stanford Jazz Workshop   60
Stop AIDS Project   119
Suicide Prevention & AIDS/HIV Nightline, Inc. SF   61
Sunburst Projects   114
Sunset Elementary School   113
Swords to Plowshares   34
Synergy School   150
Tenants Together   77
Tenderloin Neighborhood Development Corporation TNDC 171
Visual Aid   94
Welcome Ministry, The   197
Women Against Rape SF WAR 39
Women Organized to Make Abuse Nonexistent, Inc. WOMAN 24
Women's Cancer Resource Center WCRC 51
Women's Center, Inc. SF (The Women's Building)   20
Women's Community Clinic   75
Zen Hospice Project   90