17. Volunteer at our Holiday Party – Every December, we throw a Holiday Party for our clients with lots of food, games, activities and presents. This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to us if you or a group you’re involved in would like to help!

18. Help with a 3rd Party Fundraising event – Do you work for an organization looking to give back to the community? Consider setting up a 3rd Party event to benefit the children and families of CARE House! Get in touch with This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. if you’re interested.

19. Attend a CASA training to become a Court Appointed Special Advocate volunteer – Our CASA program consists of volunteers who provide consistent advocacy and support for children in foster care. Visit our website for more information on the program, or reach out to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. if you would like to sign up for the next training session.

20. Set up a payroll deduction program – An easy way for your local organization to give back to CARE House is through regular deductions from employee paychecks. If you would like to set up something at your own place of employment, speak to your management team, or get in touch with This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

21. Contribute a book to our Little Free Library – Help us to spark a deeper interest in reading among our child clients by donating your used kids’ books to us!

22. Provide an auction item for CARE Night – CARE Night is our annual gala, and every year as part of the event, we hold a live auction. Donating an item for our auction is a great way to help support our programs! If you’re interested in donating an item, reach out to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

23. Volunteer for our Nurturing Oakland Parents program – Our newest program at CARE House, Nurturing Oakland Parents helps to build communication skills and strengthen family bonds through facilitated discussion and volunteer-led playgroups. Check out our website for more information on the program, and visit our volunteer page to learn how to sign up!

24. Tell a friend about CARE House – A community well-educated on the facts of child abuse is simply better-prepared to protect children. Consider sharing this post, or telling a friend to follow us on social media, or to sign up for a tour!