Alcoholics' Anonymous - Ventura County
Sobriety support group. If you want to quite, call AA day or night at 805.389.1444
ALS Association - Golden West Chapter
Based in Agoura Hills
Alzheimer's Association Central Coast Chapter
Education, support and care for SLO, Santa Barbara and Ventura Counties
American Cancer Society - Ventura Office
Founded in 1913; now with over 3400 locations
American Diabetes Association - Local Office
Founded in 1940
American Heart Association - Ventura Division
Goal to fight heart disease and stroke
American Red Cross of Central California
Established in 1917 to provide compassionate care to those in need in the areas off disaster relief, lifesaving blood, supporting America's military families, health and safety services and international services.
Animal Rescue Volunteers of Simi Valley
Rescues and re-homes abandoned animals in Simi Valley as well as greater Ventura and Los Angeles County area
Arc Ventura County
Dedicated to improving the quality of life for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities since 1954.
Arts Council of Conejo Valley
Has supported and promoted the arts in the Conejo Valley since 1969
Assistance League of Conejo Valley
Philanthropic community service organization
Autism Society Ventura County
ASVC is the local Ventura County chapter of the Autism Society.
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Ventura County
Improving the lives of children through mentoring in Ventura County since 1970
Local office is in Santa Barbara
Brain Injury Center of Ventura County
Nonprofit organization serving needs of the VC adult brain injury community
Thousand Oaks based non-profit that helps Southern California families by empowering volunteers, fundraising and assisting pediatric cancer families.
California Wildlife Center
Assists injured wildlife and promotes protection of wildlife through education
Volunteer hospice and grief counseling center established in 1978.
Cancer Fit, Inc.
Conejo Valley non-profit providing free exercise and wellness programs for child and adult cancer survivors
Cancer Hope Foundation
Provides support to enhance lives of cancer sufferers. Based out of Camarillo.
Canine Adoption and Rescue League
Non-profit dog rescue organization in operation since 1996
Cancer Support Community Valley/Ventura/Santa Barbara
Founded in 1991, the Cancer Support Community Valley/Ventura/Santa Barbara's mission is to ensure that all people impacted by cancer are empowered by knowledge, strengthened by action, and sustained by community.
Caregivers - Volunteers Assisting the Elderly
Nonprofit providing free assistance and transportation to the elderly since 1984
Headquartered on a 24 acre campus in Camarillo, Casa Pacifica serves abused and neglected children and adolescents, and those with severe emotional, social, behavioral and mental health challenges in the Central Coast area.
Ventura County based non-profit offering support to special needs families
Central Coast Alliance United for a Sustainable Economy
Grassroots advocacy for residents of Ventura/Santa Barbara counties
Community Action of Ventura County, Inc.
Organization that helps low-income families and homeless persons improve their economic well-being.
Thousand Oaks non-profit provides free office space to local human services agencies.
Conejo Free Clinic
Provides legal and medical services to those in need - since 1976.
Conejo/Las Virgenes Future Foundation
Non-profit organization dedicated to studying and shaping the future in the Conejo/Las Virgenes region
Conejo Open Space Foundation
Nonprofit that promotes and maintains Conejo Valley open space and trails
Conejo Schools Foundation
Community organization supporting our local schools
Conejo Valley Art Museum
Non-profit organization originally incorporated in 1978 that supports local arts
Conejo Valley Day Care Assocation
Non-profit licensed child care referral network
Conejo Youth Employment Service
Helps employ youths in the Conejo Valley
CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates) of Ventura County
Non profit that trains community volunteers to become sworn-in officers of the court who provide a conistent, caring adult in a foster child's life.
Community Roots Garden in Oxnard
Non-profit community garden located at North Oxnard United Methodist Church. Come volunteer, learn and share food together!
Cystic Fibrosis Foundation - Southern California Chapter
Covers Ventura County
Easter Seals Southern California
Helps individuals with disabilities and special needs, and their families.
Non-profit focused on education 7 to 12 year olds about health and the environment
Fit 4 The Cause
Non-profit that produces diverse group exercise events to empower, educate, and raise funds for health related causes, qualified individuals, and special populations.
Established in 1983 to provide food and support to the hungry of Ventura County.
Friends of the Channel Coast State Parks
Founded in 1984. Supports educational and interpretative programs in California State Parks in Santa Barbara and Ventura Counties.
Free Clinic of Simi Valley
Provides free medical care, counseling, dental and legal assistance to individuals and families, regardless of their ability to pay since 1971.
Friends of the Island Fox
Somis based nonprofit created to help save the endangered Island Fox that lives on 6 of the 8 Channel Islands.
Friends of the Thousand Oaks Library
Nonprofit group that helps support our local libraries
Agoura based non-profit helps families of children with special needs
Girl Scouts of California's Central Coast
Local Girl Scouts organization seeks volunteers as well as donations.
Ventura County based non-profit that educates and mentors Nicaraguans out of poverty.
The Greater Contribution
501(c)3 local nonprofit that raises money to fund microloans that enable women in poverty to start businesses
Grossman Burn Foundation
Assists needy families around the world in the areas of health care, safety and education.
Habitat for Humanity of Ventura County
Builds affordable housing for those in need
Havasi Wilderness Foundation
Agoura based non-profit that aims to increase environmental education and awareness. The foundation provides grants for schools and other groups to visit state parks and other natural history destinations.
Healthcare for Homeless Animals
Funding medical care for homeless pets; based in Agoura.
Health Care Foundation for Ventura County
Nonprofit Public Benefit Corporation organized to conduct charitable activities that supports Ventura County Health Care Agency, including Ventura County Medical Center and Santa Paula Hospital.
Herman Bennett Foundation
Private, nonprofit, Camarillo-based foundation promoting responsible animal care
HFS Adoption & Foster Care
Adoption and foster care agency; local office in Thousand Oaks
HomeAid: Los Angeles/Ventura
Provides support and aid to the homeless in Ventura County
Hope Ranch Animal Rescue
Non-profit in the hills of Malibu that shelters, rehabilitates and places unwanted and neglected animals
Hopes Haven was created to enrich the lives of children battling serious illness or injury and assist families facing financial hardship due to their child’s medical condition. Based in Camarillo.
Hospice of the Conejo
Volunteer hospice and grief support center that was founded in 1977.
Humane Society of Ventura County
Promotes humane care and treatment of animals
Institute of Equestrian Therapy
Simi Valley non-profit that teaches horseback riding to the disabled
Interface Children Family Services
Working with troubled youth and battered women since 1973
Non-profit foster children's organization based in Newbury Park
Joni and Friends International Disability Center
Agoura Hills based ministry that supports those that are disabled
The Joy Kingston Foundation
Helps talented young men and women blaze the trail of design by providing them with the inspiration and assistance to achieve their goals in the Fine Arts.
The KEN Project
Calabasas nonprofit serving kids with exceptional needs and their families
Kids and Families Together
Counseling, education, & support resource center for families that are raising a relative’s child, as well as foster & adoptive families.
Laubach Literacy of Ventura County
Volunteer literacy services in the county since 1970
Life After Brain Injury
Life After Brain Injury is a nonprofit that provides independent living and free support services to the brain injury community in and around Ventura County.
L.I.F.E Animal Rescue
Agoura based animal rescue non-profit since 1992
Lifeline 4 Paws
Provides treatment and placement for sick or injured dogs
Lighting Up the Sky
Oxnard based nonprofit that provides a platform for entrepreneurial women to share their knowledge, talents, and compassion with communities in need.
Loving Heart Hospice Foundation
Moorpark nonprofit founded in 1996 to champion the benefits of hospice care and provide financial assistance to those in need.
LSS Community Care Center
Lutheran Social Services has provided support to those in need in Ventura County for over 30 years
Make-a-Wish Foundation Tri-Counties
Founded in 1980 to grant wishes to children with severe illnesses
Malibu House of Hope
Provides support to help the basic needs of homeless youth aged 14-24 in L.A. and Ventura Counties
MANNA Conejo Valley Food Bank
Established in 1971; provides food on short-term basis to those in need
Many Mansions-provides well-managed, service-enriched, affordable housing to low-income residents of Ventura County and its surrounding communities.
Ventura based ocean conservation and education charity.
Mission Without Borders
Camarillo-based support organization for orphans, seniors and the poor
Multiple Sclerosis Society - Channel Islands Chapter
Society founded in 1946
Muscular Dystrophy Association - Santa Barbara Chapter
Created in 1950 and made famous by Jerry Lewis
Musicians on a Mission California
Thousand Oaks based nonprofit music organization dedicated to enriching the Conejo Valley and the surrounding areas by providing mentorship, musical instruments, and other music-related resources to our community's youth.
My Stuff Bags Foundation
Westlake Village charity provides comfort and hope to neglected and abused children.
National Alliance on Mental Illness Ventura County
Founded in 1981, NAMI Ventura County is an affiliate of NAMI, the National Alliance on Mental Illness.
The County Line Area of Narcotics Anonymous has meetings in Agoura Hills, Moorpark, Simi Valley, Thousand Oaks, and Westlake Village.
National Charity League Conejo Valley Chapter
Mother-daughter non-profit organization serving local charities. Operates the Fibber McGee’s Closet Thrift Shop located in Thousand Oaks at Moorpark Road and Avenida de los Arboles.
NatureBridge at Santa Monica Mountains
Founded in 1971, NatureBridge is a 501(c)3 non-profit that provides environmental field science education for students in our national parks.
Ojai Raptor Center
Dedicated to rehabilitating and releasing birds of prey in Ventura County
Ojai Valley Land Conservancy
Private citizens working to preserve open space in the Ojai Valley.
Our Community House of Hope
Non-profit end-of-life home in Ojai that serves those in their last days and weeks of life at no charge.
Oxnard Historic Farm Park Foundation
Nonprofit dedicated preserving the two oldest structures on the Oxnard plain and creating a 19th century farm site.
Ventura based non-profit w/mission of restoring/conserving Central America's Pacific slope
Local advocacy group for children with special needs
Pets for Vets Ventura County
Helps heal the emotional wounds of military veterans by pairing them with a shelter animal specially selected to match his or her personality.
Raises funds to help Conejo Recreation & Park District maintain quality parks and offer diverse and affordable recreational programs.
Pleasant Valley Education Foundation
Provides resource sand programs to support K-8 arts/technology education in Camarillo
Rancho St. Francis
Horse rescue and rehabilitation in Hidden Valley
Rancho Simi Trail Blazers
Volunteer group of outdoors enthusiasts; meets in Simi Valley
Helps to provide high quality of life to individuals with developmental disabilities
Rotary DreamCatcher Playground
Raising funds to upgrade a community playground geared towards children with special needs and their families at Old Meadows Park in Thousand Oaks.
Teddy Bear Cancer Foundation
Non-profit that provides financial and emotional support to families of children who have cancer living in Santa Barbara, Ventura, and San Luis Obispo counties.
Non-profit that brings awareness, advocacy and funding to foster children in Ventura County. Hosts annual HOPE4Kids Festival & Run event.
Retired and Senior Volunteer Program - Ventura County
Community volunteers ages 55+
Ride On Therapeutic Horsemanship
Horseback riding program for disabled adults/children
San Buenaventura Conservancy
Dedicated towards preserving and protecting Ventura historical architecture
Santa Monica Mountains Fund
Official friends group and nonprofit partner of the National Park Service for the mountains. We fundraise for the parks to allow them to do great things like protect mountain lions, bring kids to the park, and repair trails.
Save Open-Space & Agricultural Resources (SOAR)
Non-profit organization focused on limiting urban sprawl
Senior Concerns - Conejo Valley
Nonprofit serving older adults in the area since 1975
Shred Kids' Cancer
Thousand Oaks based non-profit dedicated to serving our community by offering a solution for kids to help fight kids' cancer
Special Olympics - Ventura County
Supports over 750 local Ventura County athletes
Squirrelmender Wildlife Rehabilitation
Thousand Oaks non-profit rescues, rehabilitates and releases local, native wildlife and helps educate the public on how to live with our wild neighbors. For questions regarding injured or orphaned wildlife please call 805-498-8653.
Straight Up Ventura County
A youth development project that addresses issues surrounding underage and binge drinking and impaired driving
Support for the Kids
Nonprofit created in 2000 to provide educational enrichment and comprehensive services to underprivileged and foster kids and their families in Ventura County.
Surfrider Foundation - Ventura Chapter
Nonprofit organization supporting the ocean/beaches
The Custody Project
Please donate $1 to $25 to raise money for mothers in need for emergency assistance for their kids. 501(c)3 non-profit charity..
Thousand Oaks Police Charitable Foundation
Promotes public welfare, safety and volunteer programs
Turning Point Foundation
Turning Point has provided shelter, housing, rehabilitation and support to people disabled by mental illness for over 25 years. It is the only non-profit in Ventura County that addresses the critical community support needs of mentally ill adu
United Cancer Advocacy Action Network (UCAAN)
UCAAN is a local 501c3 organization that focuses on the survivors of cancer & their families, by providing the resources cancer patients/survivors need upon diagnosis.
United Way of Ventura County
Serving Ventura County over 60 years
Universal Love Foundation
Local organization enables single parents to access care services
Ventura County Area Agency on Aging
Provides network of education, advocacy, other services to the elderly
Ventura County Arts Council
Nonprofit arts group founded in 1996
Ventura County Autism Network
Autism information resources and events in Ventura County
Ventura County Community Foundation
Established in 1987, VCCF invests the charitable capital that drives the philanthropic engines of Ventura County.
Ventura County Fairgrounds Foundation
Nonprofit dedicated to preserving the Ventura County Fairgrounds' position as one of the most beloved and unique public facilities in all of Ventura County.
Ventura County Foster Parent Association
VCFPA is a 501(c)3 non-profit Chapter 25 of the California State Foster Parent Association and serves over 1,200 foster and kinship care providers in Ventura County.
Ventura County Medical Resource Foundation
Nonprofit with mission of enhancing the availability and quality of health care services in Ventura County
YMCA Organizations in Ventura County
Local Ventura County area YMCAs are non-profit organization that always seek donations and volunteers.