Human Services

Clean slate paves way to better future

When he was a young man, Harold was charged with a burglary offense and given deferred adjudication (DA), a special type of probation that allows a charge to be removed from a criminal record. Although Harold successfully completed the DA terms, the arrest remained on his record because removal is not automatic, but requires an additional legal step that most people don’t know how to do on their own. So despite an otherwise clean criminal record, Harold was haunted by that charge every time he sought employment or tried to rent an apartment.

Clear Path for Veterans

Clear Path For Veterans is an all-inclusive, 501(c)(3) non-profit community-based resource center that partners with local businesses and organizations to connect Veterans, service members, and their families to the resources they need, and provide them with in-house non-clinical programs to ensure that Veterans are holistically supported in all of their physical and emotional needs.

Amari's camper trailer wish gives her a safe way to do the things she loves most

CFC contributions from federal employees have been a lifeline. Your support means everything! Because of you, Make-A-Wish Greater Bay Area is able to grant the wishes of critically-ill children like 4-year old Amari.
At just two weeks old, Amari began demonstrating exaggerated startle reflexes, would cry frequently, and seemed to be very uncomfortable in general.
“It’s almost like she wasn’t quite there,” recalls her mother, Erin.

Children’s Village Encourages Youth to Reach Their Full Potential

Bread and Water for Africa® longtime partner Shinga Development Trust in Zimbabwe, which operates the Lerato Children’s Village, was founded with the lofty goal of meeting the basic needs of orphaned and vulnerable children by providing them with a home where they are fed and sheltered, given healthcare and the opportunity for an education – and most importantly, loved.

2-1-1 Help Line

Dialing 2-1-1 connects you to a trained operator 24/7 that has access to a comprehensive database with a multitude of services in your community. By its design, the 2-1-1 system is ideally suited for serving as the initial contact point for any variety of programs. 2-1-1 is designed to assist families from all walks of life, but most importantly benefits our most vulnerable populations such as the elderly, people with disabilities, and low-income by facilitating access to public services.