Donations + Volunteering

Looking for ways to give back? Here are some places actively looking for donations and volunteers.


Want to volunteer with the 3 Crosses Church to help with food distribution? Sign up here.

We partner with the Alameda County Community Food Bank to provide groceries for lower-income families.

Volunteers can sign up to help every Saturday on the church’s website.

Comida Para Cherryland

Choose “Comida” in the offering drop down.
Also if people want to provide direct financial aid to people who are out of work and meet rent, utilities, and medical costs choose “COVID-19 in the drop down menus.

A food bank for the greater Eden Area.

No one is turned away.

This link will open an email to contact Dawn at local Castro Valley Catering company, Aurora Catering.

A meal donation program for seniors in low-income housing.

Please consider donating a meal to senior citizens living in low-income housing in Alameda County. Our goal is to provide at least 500 hot meals to seniors living in low-income housing. Each $15 donation will provide a chef-made hot meal for a senior including a protein, a starch, a fresh seasonal vegetable, dessert and a housemade roll & butter. You may donate as much or as little as you like. All donations are appreciated. Please use the “Donate Now” button here.

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A link to donate to Restaurant Cares: There are many resources linked on this website, some are for professional development to help hospitality workers translate skills to other types of work, others help with mortgage payments, mental health, distaster relief, etc.


Restaurant workers

Collection of resources