Central California

  • Fresno Housing Retention Grants: Provides grants of $1,500 per individual or $3,000 per family to assist with housing payments and related expenses. Income limits for the program can be found here.
  • United Way 2-1-1 Call Center: If you are looking for a way to help Central Valley residents by volunteering, we are in need of phone operators for our 211 Helpline. Volunteers are trained remotely to take calls, then they can practice by taking calls supported by a supervisor until they feel comfortable handling calls on their own.
  • Hands On Central California: has served the community since 1962. It was founded by a group of community leaders who saw the value of volunteerism as a tool for community change. Hands on Central California has an immediate need for volunteers to assist with Food Delivery, Grocery Delivery, Sorting & Packing Supplies and Coordinating Deliveries and Orders.
  • The Central Valley Community Foundation: The Central Valley Community Foundation provides options for individuals, families, businesses and other foundations to invest in programs that address social and environmental needs.

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