How to Get Involved

San Diego has over 9,100 people in need of shelter, services and compassion on any given night. Even the smallest donation can make a huge impact. No matter how you support Father Joe's Villages, you'll always get something back: a brighter San Diego.

 
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DONATE

Your gift can have a big impact on San Diego. Give unwanted vehicles, furniture, clothing, household goods. You can also become a monthly giver to help change the lives of our neighbors in need.

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LEAVE A LEGACY

Planned giving can be an easy and tax-efficient way to see all of San Diego shine. Give a bigger gift than you ever imagined, while also leaving a legacy for all of San Diego. Make a lasting impact on your community.

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SPREAD THE WORD

Resolve to share your compassion for our neighbors with your friends, family and coworkers. Share our animated short film Shine to help Father Joe’s Villages change public perceptions of homelessness.

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ATTEND AN EVENT

Father Joe’s Villages hosts a range of events, from athletic races to our more glamorous events. There’s something for everyone! Proceeds go toward programs and services dedicated to ending homelessness.

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BE A SOCIAL BUTTERFLY

Follow Father Joe’s Villages on Social Media to keep up with the latest news on homelessness, affordable housing, our services, volunteer opportunities, events, retail promotions and more. 

VOLUNTEER

Father Joe’s Villages needs over 80 volunteers each day to serve thousands of warm, nutritious meals to our residents and community members who are homeless. We also need doctors, nurses, dentists, hygienists, social workers and more.

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BE AN ADVOCATE

Support affordable housing in your community. Read more about our Turning the Key initiative to build 2,000 units of affordable housing for people experiencing homelessness in San Diego.

GO SHOPPING

Father Joe’s Villages’ Stores & Donation Centers and Online Specialty Auction have unique and quality items for amazing low prices. Find gifts, antiques, collectibles, clothing, furniture and much, much more at any of our three retail locations or online in our latest Online Specialty Auction.