Category Archive: Community Service, slideshow

River Cleaning – Saratoga Creek in Santa Clara, CA

River Cleaning – Saratoga Creek in Santa Clara, CA

On Saturday, May 20, 2017, Members of Pacifica Institute and Silicon Valley United Nations Association (SVUNA) collaborate together to join the Annual National River Clean Up Day. Every year, more...
Annual MLK Day of Service – Multifaith Coalition – Jan 16, 2017

Annual MLK Day of Service – Multifaith Coalition – Jan 16, 2017

On Monday, January 16, 2017, members of Pacifica Institute had gathered with other members of the community for the Annual Peninsula Multifaith Coalition’s Day of Service to give back to our...
40 Volunteers From Different Backgrounds Working Together to Serve

40 Volunteers From Different Backgrounds Working Together to Serve

Pacifica Institute and Abrahamic Alliance came together again this Sunday on the 15th to prepare and distribute meals to the homeless and rehab guests at The City Team Homeless Shelter.  There were...
Pacifica Volunteers in Silicon Valley gathered for a Tree Planting Event

Pacifica Volunteers in Silicon Valley gathered for a Tree Planting Event

On March 19, 2016, several Pacifica Institute Silicon Valley Branch volunteers joined a tree planting event organized by the Canopy, a non-profit organization in Palo Alto, CA. Our volunteers,...
Thoughts and Prayers are not Enough! It’s Super SOLE Sunday!

Thoughts and Prayers are not Enough! It’s Super SOLE Sunday!

Forget the Super Bowl! It’s Super SOLE Sunday! If you are like most Americans, you have a nice home, and a closet full of shoes. While we are blessed, many children are beginning their day with...
Pacifica Volunteers in Silicon Valley Joined the Fourth Annual Multifaith Day of Service

Pacifica Volunteers in Silicon Valley Joined the Fourth Annual Multifaith Day of Service

Hundreds of people gathered at locations across San Mateo County for an afternoon of volunteerism, to connect with others and to support local schools as part of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. The...
13th Annual Coat and Soup Ministry

13th Annual Coat and Soup Ministry

Dear Friends, Pacifica Institute volunteers of all ages joined Emmanuel Baptist Church, Grace Baptist Church, One Warm Coat Foundation, City Team Ministries, NAACP, Jewish Federation of Silicon...
2015 Coastal Cleanup

2015 Coastal Cleanup

Pacifica Institute members volunteered for the 2015 California Coastal Cleanup Day which was held on September, 19th. This is the State’s largest volunteer event organized by Ocean Conservancy and...
Homeless Shelter Dinner at San Jose

Homeless Shelter Dinner at San Jose

On Saturday February 7th, 2015, Pacifica Institute and Silicon Valley Interreligious Council (SiVIC) held a homeless dinner at Innvision Montgomery Street Inn at San Jose. After a small meeting at...
Multifaith Day of Service sends 525 volunteers throughout SM County

Multifaith Day of Service sends 525 volunteers throughout SM County

The Peninsula Multifaith Day of Service on Martin Luther King Day Monday dispatched 525 volunteers, aged 5 through 85, to a dozen sites throughout San Mateo County to work on 20 different projects.