Community Resources

Gilroy Foundation is proud to support a number of worthy nonprofit organizations that serve our local community. To find out more information about the services they provide or volunteer opportunities, please click on the links below.

COVID-19 Resources for Nonprofits

Below find a list of resources that may provide you with some valuable information as you navigate these uncertain times.

Food Programs in Gilroy –  for anyone in need

Salvation Army – 200 West Fifth St., 408-848-5373

  • Tuesdays – 9 AM – 11:30 PM- Seniors ( 55 and Over)
  • Wednesday – Friday – 9 AM – 11:30 PM – General
  • Thursday  – 10 AM – 1:30 PM – Produce day

Silicon Valley Strong – text “GET FOOD” to 408-455-5181

South County Youth Task Force – Cesar E Chavez GYM, 227 IOOF Ave, 408-201-0552

  • Every Saturday, 12 PM – 1 PM

St. Joseph’s Family Center –  7950 Church St., 408-842-6662

  • Monday – Friday, 9 AM – 12 PM,  1 PM – 4 PM

Redwoods Apartments – 9005 Kern Ave, 1-800-984-3663

  • Monthly on the 4th Thursday  – 2:30 PM – 4 PM

Rebekah’s Children’s Services Family Resource Center –  – 290 IOOF Ave, 408-846-2100

  • Monthly on the 4th Friday – 11 AM – 1 PM

Gavilan College – 

  • July 16, August 4 –  10:45 AM – 12:45 PM, Gavilan College parking lot A

GUSD – Providing Breakfast and Lunch meals to all children under 18 years old. We will provide meals every day but will serve them on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays. The Friday distribution includes meals for the weekend.

Pickup dates: Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays, from 10 AM – 1 PM
Locations –

  • Eliot Elementary
  • Glenview Elementary
  • Rod Kelly Elementary
  • Rucker Elementary
  • South Valley Middle School

Cathedral of Faith – 7250 Forest Street, 408-267-4691 Every Saturday 10 AM – 12 PM, for kids under 18, Five days worth of well-balanced lunches, provided by YMCA and Revolution Foods. Every Saturday, everyone can pick up the food pantry box supplied by Second Harvest.

Gilroy Strong Resiliency Center  (GSRC) (408) 209-8356 –

Gilroy Strong Resiliency Center FaceBook Page

City of Gilroy Community Services (408) 846-0460
Recreation and senior programs, environmental programs, emergency services, and more

Cold Weather Shelter Program – Home First (408)712-0453
Sleeping and shower services (December 1 through March 31) at the Gilroy Armory

Community Solutions (408) 842-7138   Mental health services, support for survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault, and housing programs for children, adults, and seniors

Gilroy Compassion Center (408) 763-7120
Transitional housing, basic needs, and job training resources to help homeless people become more stable and self-sufficient

Gilroy Library (408) 842-8207
Literacy and computer programs, as well as book, movie and video game lending

REBEKAH’S CHILDREN’S SERVICES (408) 846-2100
Serving children and families in Gilroy and beyond, Rebekah’s is committed to seeing our community flourish by creating pathways to hope, happiness, and well-being.

SALVATION ARMY (408) 848-5373
Meals, youth programs, women’s support groups, monthly food boxes, PG&E assistance, rental assistance, religious programs, social services, showers, and laundry facilities

St. Joseph’s Family Center (408) 842-6662
Meals and food assistance, employment services, homeless outreach, and other programs for individuals and families in need

For complete, up-to-date data on any nonprofit organization, search GuideStar, or the National Center for Charitable Statistics.