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Outreach Opportunities

The following are some of the ways our Region's ministries support community outreach. Ministries in the West Central Region and/or their congregations have donated money or items to or partnered with the following groups. If you are so moved, feel free to contact any of these organizations to donate or volunteer. (Links are in bold blue.)

Acres of Hope
(Spiritual Life Center - Sacramento)
Auburn Interfaith Food Closet (Unity of Auburn)
California Music and Memory (Spiritual Life Center - Sacramento)
Center for Visually Impaired Adults (Unity of Auburn)
CERES (Ceres Community Project - Sonoma and Marin counties) (Unity of Santa Rosa)
Chance of Showers Project (Hayward) (Unity of Tri-Valley - Dublin)
Clara's House (Spiritual Life Center - Sacramento)
A Community for Peace (Spiritual Life Center - Sacramento)
Creating Opportunities for Guatemalans (Unity Spiritual Center of San Francisco)
DVSAC (Domestic Violence and Sexual Abuse Coalition) (Unity in the Gold Country Spiritual Center - Grass Valley)
Earthquake Relief for the People of Nepal (Unity Spiritual Center of San Francisco)
Epiphany Episcopal Church and their Community Kitchen (Unity of the Valley Spiritual Center - Vacaville)
Family Promise (Spiritual Life Center - Sacramento)
(The) Gathering Inn (Unity of Auburn)
Gender Health Center (Spiritual Life Center - Sacramento)
Girls Love Mail (Spiritual Life Center - Sacramento)
Global Feeding (Spiritual Life Center - Sacramento)
Habitat for Humanity's Build for Unity Project (Spiritual Life Center - Sacramento)
Heather House (Unity of the Valley Spiritual Center - Vacaville)
Interfaith Food Ministry (Unity in the Gold Country Spiritual Center - Grass Valley)
Kare Crisis Nursery (Unity in the Gold Country Spiritual Center - Grass Valley)
Kiva (Unity Spiritual Community in Citrus Heights)
Men's Empowerment Sacramento (Spiritual Life Center - Sacramento)
Mother Lode Food Project (Unity Spiritual Center in the Mother Lode - Sonora)
Monument Crisis Center (Unity of Walnut Creek)
Next Move (Spiritual Life Center - Sacramento)
(The) Petal Connection (Spiritual Life Center - Sacramento)
Placer ARC (Unity of Roseville)
(The) Placer Food Bank (Unity of Roseville)
Roseville Home Start (Spiritual Life Center - Sacramento)
San Francisco Child Protection Center Shelter (annual teddy bear collection) (Unity San Francisco)
Servant Hearts (Spiritual Life Center - Sacramento)
Silicon Valley FACES (Unity Palo Alto)
Spirit in Action (Spiritual Life Center - Sacramento)
Stand Down Sacramento (Spiritual Life Center - Sacramento)
Volunteers of America Family Shelter (Spiritual Life Center - Sacramento)
The Warm Room (a homeless shelter in South Lake Tahoe) (Unity at the Lake - South Lake Tahoe)

In addition, our ministries do the following either on a continuous or seasonal basis (and many more things that I don't know about!):

Grass Valley (Unity in the Gold Country Spiritual Center) - Allows Food Addicts Anonymous to meet at the church weekly.
San Francisco (Unity Spiritual Center of San Francisco) - Annual food drive to benefit local food banks / Use of the church for monthly meetups for parents of ADD/ADHD children / Use of the church for monthly women's life coaching workshops.
South Lake Tahoe (Unity at the Lake) - Adopts a family in their Hands and Hearts for Christmas program / Annual Bear-a-Thon for local fire and law enforcement agencies to give to children in need / Annual caroling at the Barton Skilled Nursing Facility.
Vacaville (Unity of the Valley Spiritual Center) - Sends an annual team to the Solano County Walk to End Alzheimer's (team members also get pledges for donations to the walk).