"What wisdom can you find that is greater than kindness?" (Jean-Jacques Rousseau)
Building Futures believes that everyone deserves a safe place to call home. That's why all of the agency's programs and services prioritize linking clients with housing. Founded in 1988, the agency provides Alameda County residents in crisis with emergency shelter, domestic violence outreach and intervention, and housing assistance. Half of those Building Futures serves are children.
The purpose of Bay Area Rescue Mission is to share the Gospel of Jesus Christ with the homeless and needy to empower them to have real and lasting change. Bay Area Rescue Mission serves the community through meal & resource distribution, shelter provision, job & life skills training, job placement, spiritual programs & Bible classes, education, counseling, and more.
The Salvation Army, an international movement, is an evangelical part of the universal Christian Church. Its message is based on the Bible. Its ministry is motivated by the love of God. Its mission is to preach the gospel of Jesus Christ and to meet human needs in His name without discrimination. Also check out their publication, Caring Magazine.