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The North County COVID-19 Response Fund creates grants to support those affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. Learn more

The COVID-19 Response Fund creates grants to support those affected by COVID-19. Learn more

The San Diego Military & Veteran Non-Profit Directory

The San Diego Directory is a listing, based on careful research and rigorous evaluation, of trustworthy and accountable nonprofits in San Diego County providing services to military members and their families.

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If you would like to donate to a nonprofit serving military and veteran families:

The San Diego Military and Veteran Non-Profit Directory is a resource for donors desiring to be more impactful with their giving to the needs of military service members, both active duty and veteran, and their families. As a program of Rancho Santa Fe Foundation, The Patriots Connection has significant expertise in philanthropy and experience in partnering with organizations that best serve the military community. Our database of pre-vetted nonprofit organizations makes it easy for you to put your vision for addressing these needs into action that changes lives.

If you are a nonprofit seeking grant opportunities:

Organizations seeking funding from The Patriots Connection must first be reviewed through TPC’s vetting process. Once qualified, your organization will be listed in the San Diego Directory and is eligible to participate in the annual grant cycle.

Submit a Questionnaire to begin the vetting process. For more information contact: debbie@rsffoundation.org.

If you are active-duty military or a veteran seeking resources:

The San Diego Directory provides a listing of the most effective, efficient, and reliable service providers in the San Diego region.

*Denotes previous grant recipient from Rancho Santa Fe Foundation.

Community Foundations

100 Years

The Rancho Santa Fe Foundation, established in 1981, is part of a 100-year tradition of community foundations in the United States. We connect people and organizations to support philanthropy and address community needs together.

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