Make It Better: Give Time, Give Things, Give Support
Top Ways to Give Back to Your Local Community This Month.
Easy ways to give your time, your money and your support to local organizations that make our world a better place.
Get Involved - Ways to Give Your Time
Clean Mill Valley
When you adopt a section of a Mill Valley street, neighborhood or unsightly corner through Clean Mill Valley and regularly pick up trash in your area, you are helping to keep the town looking its best. cleanmv.org
Milo Foundation provides sanctuary and adoption services for homeless pets throughout Northern California. It welcomes all forms of aid, including fostering, volunteering in the shelter, or purchasing or donating much-needed items. milofoundation.org
CASA, which stands for Court Appointed Special Advocates, trains community members to represent foster children in court and beyond. Become a volunteer in San Francisco and be a foster child’s advocate and mentor. sfcasa.org
Girls Leading Girls
This program, which uses soccer to teach leadership and life skills to girls ages 5 to 18, needs volunteers to coach games, help at events or partner on new programs. girlsleadinggirls.org
Giving Back – Ways to Make Your Money Matter
Marin Agricultural Land Trust
Protect Marin’s farmland by becoming a member of MALT. You’ll be supporting local families and their farms and ranches, ensuring that their agricultural future is secure. malt.org
Marin County Free Library
Inspire the next chapter by joining the County Friends. Your membership donation will be shared with your choice of branch or all 10 branches to benefit programs and provide materials. marinlibrary.org/support
Monetary gifts help end generational cycles of incarceration by providing resources, guidance and training for children of imprisoned parents. projectavary.org
Help stop social isolation in schools and communities. Contributions go to positive prevention programs — Know Your Classmates, No One Eats Alone and Call it Out — that empower students to change the culture of middle schools to be more inclusive.
Marin Center for Independent Living
Your donation provides the assistive technology, skills training and housing assistance that promote independence for people of all ages and with all types of disabilities. marincil.org