Community Service

Each NCL, Inc. Chapter promotes social awareness by considering the local community’s needs and selecting appropriate non-profit organizations to serve.  Each Chapter then supports its philanthropic service partners through different volunteer activities.

This article in San Jose Mercury News showcases one of Orchard Valley Chapter’s philanthropy’s and our members at work serving the community: http://www.mercurynews.com/science/ci_29574085/fishing-data-volunteers-help-check-waters-stevens-creek

Philanthropies supported by the Orchard Valley NCL Chapter include:

  • Acterra Action for Sustainable Earth
  • Alexandra Chiles Foundation
  • Animal Assisted Happiness
  • Autism Diagnostic Consulting Center (ADCC)
  • City of Mountain View – Mountain View Library
  • Habitat for Humanity, Silicon Valley
  • Health Trust/Meals on Wheels
  • LifeMoves:  Commercial Center & Meals
  • LifeMoves:  Opportunity Shelter and Breaking Bread
  • Jasper Ridge Farm
  • Los Altos Community Foundation
  • Los Altos Library
  • Lytton Gardens; Reading Partners
  • Rebuilding Together Peninsula
  • Ronald McDonald House
  • Salvation Army
  • Silicon Valley Down Syndrome Network
  • Special Olympics of Northern California
  • Stretch to Kindergarten
  • Sunday Friends

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