SAN FRANCISCO (KGO) -- The holidays are about giving. This holiday season consider giving to to help those organizations who are working hard to make a difference in the lives of many.
If you are able and would like to make a donation, ABC7 News has created a list of vetted organizations by county that make a great impact in helping to build a better Bay Area.
This list of community groups will be updated periodically. If you would like to nominate a community group in your neighborhood that's doing great work, please fill out the form below.
For the full list of charities across the San Francisco Bay Area, scroll down.
BAY AREA-WIDE CHARITIES
CONTRA COSTA COUNTY
SAN MATEO COUNTY
SANTA CLARA COUNTY
If you don't see your favorite charity, please let us know by filling out the form below:
Click here for a look at other ways you can Take Action where you live.