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Your generosity changes lives!

We applaud your caring commitment to Unity Care. Without ongoing support from the community, many foster and at-risk youth end up facing life’s challenges alone. Join us in providing a safety net so our youth and families may achieve their goals. We welcome cash contributions, gift cards, and in-kind donations.

  • Cash Contributions

    Your donation helps us meet the basic needs of the youth and families we serve.

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    Here’s what your gift means to our youth and families:

    • $2,500 provides vocational/career readiness.
    • $1,000 provides rental assistance for homeless foster youth.
    • $500 provides tutoring for college preparedness.
    • $250 provides a monthly transportation pass.
    • $100 provides jeans and sneakers for school.
    • $50 provides a backpack and school supplies.
    • We appreciate your gift of any amount.
  • Matching Gifts

    Many companies and corporate foundations match their employee’s gifts to nonprofit organizations like Unity Care. If your company has a matching gift program, please request a matching gift for your cash donation or volunteer hours.

  • Gift Cards

    Many times, kids come to Unity Care abruptly and without clothes or shoes. Gift cards in any amount from local stores such as Target, Wal-Mart, Kohl’s, and Safeway are a welcome way to meet the diverse needs of our youth and families.

    Please mail gift cards to:
    Unity Care Development Department
    1400 Parkmoor Ave. Suite 115
    San Jose, CA 95126.

  • In-kind Donations

    Unity Care accepts items year-round that are new or gently used, including:

    • Diapers
    • School supplies and new backpacks
    • New clothing and shoes (all sizes). No used clothing please.
    • Furniture – gently used couches, dresses, dining tables, coffee tables, etc. Please email photos to before donating to ensure the item fits in one of our houses.
    • Household items – dishware sets, cutlery, small kitchen appliances
    • Tickets for recreational activities or special events
    • New or gently used laptops
    • New toys
    • Bikes in good condition
    • New art supplies – canvases, sketch pads, brushes, acrylic paints, color pens and pencils

    Please contact the Development Department to discuss your donation at (408) 971-9822 or