We ♥ Our City is committed to providing services that address immediate needs while creating lasting solutions to hunger, poverty, and social injustice.
Wondering how you can help? Get involved with any one of these projects!
Just fill out the Volunteer form at the bottom of this page and we'll find a place for you to get involved.
Pantry distribution centers of food and household/personal necessities for families in need within our community.
Without volunteers these ministry would cease to exist. We currently need willing hearts to help sort donations, pack grocery bags, merchandise inventory, and serve client families during open hours.Vacaville Napa East Bay
The heart of the Bookmobile is to instill the love of reading within all children. The mission of the Bookmobile is to offer mobile library services to connect children and their families to the resources they need for their educational, recreational, and lifelong learning needs. We partner with local school districts and public libraries to redistribute books from their inventory.
The heart of the Mobile Medical Clinic is to see our community thrive in vibrant health. The mission of this outreach is to bring wellness checks, blood pressure screenings, diabetes education, and a variety of other services to our Adopt A Block neighborhoods. The Mobile Medical Clinic operates on the volunteer efforts of registered nurses and medical doctors and donation of medical supplies.
The heart of the Opportunity House is to provide transitional housing for participants to use as a springboard to self-sufficiency and productivity in the community. The mission is to support the house through volunteer hours and donations to address immediate needs while creating long lasting solutions in the restoration of lives.
The heart of the Juvenile Diversion Program is to give juvenile offenders a second chance to reverse negative trends and be healthy, productive members of the community. The mission of this program is to provide community service opportunities in an attempt to divert youthful offenders from the juvenile justice system. As a part of the program they serve the community through our outreaches.
The heart of the Prison Outreach is to establish relationships with incarcerated men and women to assist in their transition back into society. The mission of this outreach is to challenge, change, and improve the lives of the inmates in the program through relationships and programs. Examples of available programs include anger management, writing skills, managing money, and others to aid in the transition.
The heart of the summer outreach internship program is to provide participants the opportunity to gain perspective into the role of community leadership through service-oriented programs and outreaches. The mission is for the interns to gain experience in non-profit management while navigating the complexities of government-funded resources.
Imagine a space overflowing with produce, herbs and more, so abundant that extras could help feed Vacaville's needy.
That dream could soon be realized, thanks to Tuesday's unanimous approval by the City Council for the Vacaville Storehouse to buy six plots of land on Rocky Hill Road from the city for a community garden project.The Vacaville Reporter
Comments from the Vacaville City Council
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A partnership with local schools to help provide assistance with after-school programs, meals, and special events through volunteer efforts.
The Father's House will continue to seek God on how and where to invest into our local schools and community. Below is a list of ways you can intercede on behalf of our school's students, faculty, and future.
The Mariposa Center was recently closed due to a lack in funding. With a dedicated team of volunteers we have reopened the center and now hold an after-school program for children (K through 12 grades) within the Alamo Dr. area 5 days a week from 11am – 3pmVolunteer Here
There is a group whose focus is to help people who have lost loved ones walk through their grief journey.
We currently have an active support group for mothers, grandmothers, and close relatives of young men lost to local gang violence within our Adopt-A-Block neighborhoods.
Helping the kids in our community start school prepared!
Bring a backpack filled with school supplies to be distributed to the children and teens of our Adopt-A-Block neighborhoods.
We have joined with Davis Ranch to glean once a week after each harvest providing fresh produce for the families we help feed through our Vacaville Storehouse.
The mission of Project Homeless Connect is to provide a single location where non-profit medical and social service providers collaborate to serve the homeless of Vacaville with comprehensive, holistic services.
The Vacaville school district has a free hot lunch program for students during the school year and summer break.
In partnership with the VUSD, each summer we assist with the summer lunch program helping to feed 400 children each day.
We are in the beginning stages of putting a community garden in the Trower Park area. It will serve to provide food, educate our community on agriculture, and create ownership within the neighborhood.
National Night Out is a family oriented neighborhood block party that helps to strengthen neighborhood spirit and police/community partnership to increase crime and drug prevention awareness.
This event happens several times a year. Volunteers are essential to help put on games, paint the happy faces of local children and barbecue dinner.
We partner with different local organizations to serve our local under-resourced families and foster children by fulfilling Christmas wishlists.
Check the lobby during the holiday season for ornaments with these wishes.
Vacaville ushers in the holiday season on the streets of downtown Vacaville at the annual Merriment On Main Christmas tree lighting ceremony.
TFH volunteers help with the event by directing traffic and cleaning up after the event.
A week of service each year establishing strategic relationships to invest in schools, teachers and students, clean up our parks, and improve the overall quality of life, health, and safety for all the people in the cities we serve. Our goal is to improve upon the strong values of our community by partnering with the city and already established organizations and businesses.More info →
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If there's something specific you'd like to help with (such as the Boys & Girls Club), just let us know in the comments.