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Sunday, December 15

Toy for Tats: Free Tattoo w/ Toy Donation | Oakland
Sunday, December 15 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free Tattoo with Donation of Toy ($40 value or more w/receipt)
| Sacred Tattoo
Toy for Tats: Free Tattoo w/ Toy Donation | Oakland
Sacred Tattoo Oakland’s Annual Toys for Tats Toy Drive. All toys collect will be donated to Oakland Firefighters Random Acts to be distributed to local families in need. Always a ton of fun and a great cause. Bring a toy and come on down. Choose any ...
Sunday Assembly: Communty Sing & Meetup | Berkeley
Sunday, December 15 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | South Berkeley Senior Center
Sunday Assembly: Communty Sing & Meetup | Berkeley

Sunday Assembly is a non-religious congregation that celebrates life. They’ve got the best parts of a church – community, singing, and acts of service – without any of the religious dogma. They typically meet on the third Sunday of the month to sing, think, listen, laugh, and ...Monthly

Wednesday, December 18

Salvation Army 2019 “Toy & Joy” Holiday Sort & Giveaway | SF
Wednesday, December 18 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP required and space for volunteers is limited
| Salvation Army Family Service Center
Salvation Army 2019 "Toy & Joy" Holiday Sort & Giveaway | SF

With the help of hundreds of volunteers we are able to transform our San Francisco Service Center into a toy store. New toys are gathered during the season from donors through our giving tree program and toy barrels. These toys are displayed for pre-registered families ...

Thursday, December 19

The Vigil: Annual Homeless Persons Memorial | UN Plaza
Thursday, December 19 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | United Nations Plaza
The Vigil: Annual Homeless Persons Memorial | UN Plaza
Join people of all faiths, or no faith, to remember those who have died this year while living on San Francisco streets. In silence, in prayer, in song we’ll remember them, honor them, mourn our loss, reach out to each other for comfort and hope, ...

Tuesday, December 24

Free Peet’s Coffee Day | Christmas Eve 2019
Tuesday, December 24 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*One free complimentary brewed coffee or tea per person. Donations are encouraged.
| Peet's (Bay Area)
Free Peet's Coffee Day | Christmas Eve 2019
The annual Peet’s Holiday Donation Program is entering its 34th year, supporting No Kid Hungry, a national non-profit that works to end child hunger in America. To celebrate the program’s success and thank donors to the charities, Peet’s is treating Peetnicks to a free drip coffee ...
Volunteer: Prime Rib Luncheon 2019 | GLIDE
Tuesday, December 24 – 11:30 am | Cost: FREE*
*Registration is closed.
| Glide
Volunteer: Prime Rib Luncheon 2019 | GLIDE
Come help us serve Prime Rib to the Tenderloin Community, sponsored each year by Joe Betz and San Francisco’s House of Prime Rib who donate 2,000 pounds of prime rib for GLIDE’s special mouthwatering Christmas Eve luncheon. Want to help? To sign up for a shift, ...

Wednesday, December 25

Volunteer: Christmas Meal Delivery | Salvation Army
Wednesday, December 25 – 6:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Advanced registration is required
| The Salvation Army (SoMa)
Volunteer: Christmas Meal Delivery | Salvation Army
Help deliver Christmas Day meals to 4,000 homebound individuals. Drivers must provide their own vehicle and bring at least one passenger with you. Salvation Army Holiday Meal Delivery Location: South of Market Corps, 360 4th St, San Francisco Christmas Meal Delivery Drivers Wednesday, December 25, 2019 | 6 am to 1 ...

Thursday, December 26

Free Vegetarian Dinner Night | SF
Thursday, December 26 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | St. John Episcopal Church
Free Vegetarian Dinner Night | SF

VolxKuche or Free-Cafe SF is a free supper club held on the second Thursday and fourth Thursday of the month with dinner served starting at 6 pm. The food will be vegan when possible, and always vegetarian. Is it taking place this month? Always check the Facebook ...Monthly

Wednesday, January 1

Ranch First Wednesday Open Community Day | Napa
Ranch First Wednesday Open Community Day | Napa

Come and walk-in every first Wednesday of every month from 3-5 pm in the spring, summer and fall, and from 2-4 pm in the winter. Ranch First Wednesday Open Community Day Every First Wednesday Connolly Ranch, 3141 Browns Valley Road, Napa FREE (RSVP requested but not required) $5 ...Monthly

Macy’s Holiday Windows & Adorable Puppies & Kittens: Final Day | Union Square
Wednesday, January 1 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Macy's (Union Square)
Macy's Holiday Windows & Adorable Puppies & Kittens: Final Day | Union Square
It’s your last chance to see Macy’s decorated Holiday Windows and perhaps start the new year with a new furry friend on January 1, 2020.

Thursday, January 9

Free Veggie Dinner Night | SF
Thursday, January 9 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | St. John Episcopal Church
Free Veggie Dinner Night | SF

VolxKuche or Free-Cafe SF is a free supper club held on the second Thursday and fourth Thursday of the month with dinner served starting at 6 pm. The food will be vegan when possible, and always vegetarian. They often host live entertainment, so keep an eye out ...Monthly

Saturday, January 11

Trail & Habitat Volunteer Work: Restoring Laguna Honda’s Lost Trails | SF
Saturday, January 11 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE | Laguna Honda Hospital
Trail & Habitat Volunteer Work: Restoring Laguna Honda's Lost Trails | SF

Did you know that there’s another trail system in San Francisco? The trails have been off the radar for some time. SF Urban Riders is proud to announce that they’re working with the Laguna Honda Hospital and Rehabilitation Center in improving the historic multi­ use ...Monthly

Eco SF School Farm Volunteer Work Day | SF
Saturday, January 11 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The School Farm
Eco SF School Farm Volunteer Work Day | SF

Come join a volunteer work party at The School Farm every second Saturday from noon to 4 pm to lend a hand and learn about farm work. All skill levels and abilities are welcome, even for moral support and comic relief. They will provide some ...Monthly

Sunday, January 19

Sunday Assembly: Communty Sing & Meetup | Berkeley
Sunday, January 19 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | South Berkeley Senior Center
Sunday Assembly: Communty Sing & Meetup | Berkeley

Sunday Assembly is a non-religious congregation that celebrates life. They’ve got the best parts of a church – community, singing, and acts of service – without any of the religious dogma. They typically meet on the third Sunday of the month to sing, think, listen, laugh, and ...Monthly

Thursday, January 23

Free Vegetarian Dinner Night | SF
Thursday, January 23 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | St. John Episcopal Church
Free Vegetarian Dinner Night | SF

VolxKuche or Free-Cafe SF is a free supper club held on the second Thursday and fourth Thursday of the month with dinner served starting at 6 pm. The food will be vegan when possible, and always vegetarian. Is it taking place this month? Always check the Facebook ...Monthly

Wednesday, February 5

Ranch First Wednesday Open Community Day | Napa
Ranch First Wednesday Open Community Day | Napa

Come and walk-in every first Wednesday of every month from 3-5 pm in the spring, summer and fall, and from 2-4 pm in the winter. Ranch First Wednesday Open Community Day Every First Wednesday Connolly Ranch, 3141 Browns Valley Road, Napa FREE (RSVP requested but not required) $5 ...Monthly

Wednesday, March 4

Ranch First Wednesday Open Community Day | Napa
Ranch First Wednesday Open Community Day | Napa

Come and walk-in every first Wednesday of every month from 3-5 pm in the spring, summer and fall, and from 2-4 pm in the winter. Ranch First Wednesday Open Community Day Every First Wednesday Connolly Ranch, 3141 Browns Valley Road, Napa FREE (RSVP requested but not required) $5 ...Monthly