Non-Profit Details

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100+ Women Who Care Coastside is a women’s collective giving group. At four quarterly meetings each year, members contribute $100 toward a collective gift.

The recipient organization is decided by the members’ vote at each of these meetings. There are currently hundreds of chapters of 100+ Women Who Care groups operating around the country making a difference in hundreds of communities. 100+WWC Coastside is focused on philanthropic support for registered 501(c)3 nonprofit organizations on the Coastside, from Montara to Pescadero.

In order to receive the collective gift, organizations must:

Be based on and serve the Coastside, between Montara and Pescadero

Be registered as a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization

Be nominated by a current member of 100+WWCC

Finalists must give a 10-minute presentation about their work to 100+WWCC membership

Selection Process:

All non-profit organizations that have been nominated by a member prior to each quarterly member meeting and will have their name put into a pool. The steering committee will select 3 organizations from the pool at random to be listed as an award contender for the next membership meeting.

At each meeting, these 3 local nonprofits present for 10 minutes, answer questions, and provide the membership the opportunity to learn about the work they are doing in our community. At the end of the meeting, membership votes on which organization will receive the collective gift. Once the votes are tallied, the members’ donations will be distributed to the selected charitable organizations via Grapevine, our partner platform.

Members can nominate non-profits here.

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Current Nominated Non-Profits

Main Street Scholars

Sea Hugger

Hope Services

Coastside Hope

Abundant Grace

Friends of Fitzgerald Marine Reserve

HMB Girls Softball

Coastal Rep Theater

HMB Volunteer Fire Department

Leslie Foundation

Coastside Community Backpack Drive

Cabrillo Education Foundation (CEF)

Angels for ALAS

HEAL Project

Elkus Ranch

Senior Coastsiders

Wilkinson School

AAUW HMB

Coastside Community Orchestra

San Mateo County Large Animal Evacuation Group

HMB Friends of the Library

Coastside Adult Day Health Center

Puente

Table of Plenty

Coastside Land Trust

CoastPride

Coastside Leadership Academy

Square Peg Foundation

SC4ARC Amateur Radio Club

Boys & Girls Club of the Coastside

Seacrest School Scholar Program

Coastside Chiropractic

Half Moon Bay History Association

Partners in Animal Care & Compassion (PACC)

Mavericks Community Foundation

SIPA: Spanish Immersion Parent Association

HMB Sister City Association

Sonrisas Dental

Coastside Feral Care

Coastside CERT