Descriptions of organizations FPCL supports
American Indian Center of Livermore
Our mission giving supports the American Indian Center of Livermore. The Center was established to provide education opportunities to the families of American Indians in the tri-valley and to promote the culture and traditions of the American Indian.
Arukah is a nonprofit Christian transitional housing program that helps men who are struggling with homelessness due to the loss of a job, having recently been released from prison, drug and alcohol problems and lack of family support.
Axis Community Health
Our mission giving supports Axis Community Health. Axis Community Health serves more than 14,000 members of the Tri-Valley with comprehensive medical services. Their medical services are available on a sliding fee scale to help patients get medical care that they need.
Creative Autism Solutions Team
Our mission giving supports Creative Autism Solutions Team. CAST was organized to create and implement innovative solutions to the daily challenges that face families dealing with an Autism Spectrum Disorder. They also provide positive, loving, nurturing guidance for parents of children/people on the autism spectrum.
Culinary Angels is an all-volunteer, donation-based group serving Livermore, Dublin and Pleasanton California that provides healing, nutrient-rich meals to people going through a serious health challenge. About 95% of our recipients are actively going through cancer treatment.
Donaldina Cameron House
Our mission giving supports Donaldina Cameron House in San Francisco. Their mission is to provide an environment that helps Chinese-American children and adults to thrive.
International Rescue Committee – Refugee Project
Our mission giving supports the International Rescue Committee. This Committee responds to the world’s worst humanitarian crises and helps people whose lives and livelihoods are shattered by conflict and disaster to survive, recover, and gain control of their future.
Kid’s Bike Lane
Our mission giving supports Kid’s Bike Lane. Kid’s Bike Lane purchases bikes to assemble and give to charities to distribute to those in need. They also hold bike repair/safety clinics to help maintain bicycles for the less fortunate.
Larkin Street Youth Services
Our mission giving supports Larkin Street Youth Services. Larkin Street helps students get off the street through housing, medical care, education and job training, enabling them to permanently reclaim their lives.
Living Waters World Mission
Our mission giving supports Living Waters World Mission. Through this Mission, teams are deployed throughout the world to install clean water filter systems. Typically, the water systems are installed in churches, orphanages, schools or medical clinics, and are capable of providing sufficient clean drinking water for an entire community.
Mercy Beyond Borders
Our mission giving supports Mercy Beyond Borders. Mercy Beyond Borders is forging ways for poverty stricken women and girls in post-war Sudan and post-quake Haiti to learn, connect and lead.
Open Heart Kitchen
Our mission giving supports Open Heart Kitchen of Livermore. Open Heart Kitchen has been serving others with love to help feed the hungry. Open Heart Kitchen’s mission is to offer nutritious meals free of charge to the disadvantaged people of the Tri-Valley.
Presbytery SF Hunger Fund
Our mission giving supports the Presbytery of San Francisco Hunger Fund. Presbyterian Hunger Program’s mission is to alleviate hunger and eliminate its causes. They use education and sustainability to help those who are hungry feed themselves and retain their dignity.
Seek and Save, Inc.
Our mission giving supports Seek and Save. Seek and Save is dedicated to urban youth who suffer from neglect, abuse and exploitation by showing God’s love through acts of kindness and generosity.
Our mission giving supports Shepherd’s Gate. Shepherd’s Gate is a local shelter whose mission is to free women and children from the destructive cycles of homelessness, addiction and abuse.
Love Never Fails
Our mission giving supports Love Never Fails organization. Love Never Fails provides survivors of sex trafficking with long term services, in collaboration and support with several community organizations, to allow victims to go through a process that takes them from a place of victimization to a realization that they are powerful, valuable, precious and loved.
Night to Shine
Night to Shine is an unforgettable prom night experience, centered on God’s love, for people with special needs ages 14 and older. On one night, February 9, 2018, 537 churches from around the world came together to host Night to Shine for approximately 90,000 honored guests through the support of 175,000 volunteers!
Pilgrims of Ibillin
Our mission giving supports Pilgrims of Ibillin. Pilgrims of Ibillin is dedicated to supporting the Mars Elias Educational Institutions and individuals committed to achieving peaceful coexistence and mutual respect among the peoples of Israel and Palestine.
Presbytery of SF Theological Seminary Annual Fund
Our mission giving supports the Presbytery of San Francisco Theological Seminary. The SF Theological Seminary prepares women and men for ministries of justice, peace and healing which advance the church’s hopeful, loving engagement with the world.
San Francisco SafeHouse
Our mission giving supports San Francisco SafeHouse. SF SafeHouse provides gender-specific responses to chronic homelessness. They offer supportive housing and a full array of recovery services that enable residents to confront the trauma of the past in a healing environment while developing independent living skills.
Tri Valley Haven
Our mission giving supports Tri Valley Haven. Tri Valley Haven is vital community resource serving adults and children who have experienced homelessness, domestic violence, or sexual assault. They are a safe place, above all, for people who need to be protected before they can begin moving forward. Tri Valley Haven is a place that is committed to helping strengthen a person that is hurting and building a culture of personal empowerment for them. They are the rape crisis center, homeless services and food pantry for the city of Livermore.
Tri-Valley Young Life
Our mission giving supports Tri-Valley Young Life. Tri-Valley Young Life is a Christian Youth Ministry, that focuses on introducing teens to Christ and further developing their faith. They believe when caring adults come alongside youth, they begin to see that their lives have great worth, meaning and purpose.
On Palm Sunday our One Great Hour of Sharing offering provides major support for immediate assistance in the wake of natural and human-caused disasters. It also helps support ongoing ministries of food, shelter, health and peace. One Great Hour of Sharing directs 100 percent of designated gifts to be used for the assistance and support to those in need around our world.