Fund the Mission

Pay online or set up reoccurring payments on PayPal.
Online payments are subject to a processing fee.

Mail a Check

Checks made payable to “Help One Child” can be sent to:
Help One Child
858 University Avenue
Los Altos, CA 94024

Donate Stock

Please consider maximizing the value of your portfolio. A gift of securities is often a win-win for both the donor and the ministry.

Your gift can be transferred to:
Help One Child
Fidelity Investments
DTC# 0226
Acct # X65160806
Tax ID# 77-0330145


Each year hundreds of volunteers are deployed to more than 4,000 service opportunities that translate to approximately 15,000 hours ~ the equivalent of an additional 7 full-time employees.

The ministry of Help One Child is a 501(c) 3 non-profit organization that receives no government funding and relies entirely on donations from individuals, foundation grants, and support from corporations and churches.

Any questions? Contact our Executive Director, Valerie Crane, at (650) 917-1210 or

EXPENSES FOR FISCAL YEAR 2019-2020 ($446,805)

2018-19 Program Results

60 Campers
53 Volunteers
Program Designated Income $19,172
Expenses $77,500

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2018-19 Program Results

392 Adult Attendees
258 Child Attendees
92 Volunteers
1,048 Volunteer Hours
7 Group Locations
Expenses $44,300

2018-19 Program Results

210 Adult Attendees
178 Volunteer Hours
11 Parent Trainings Offered
5 Parent Seminars Offered
Expenses $32,750

2018-19 Program Results

We serve biological families at-risk of their children entering or re-entering the foster care system. Families receiving services must have an open Child Protective Services Case. On average we serve 15-20 families at a time for a 6 – 12 month cycle.
Expenses $62,100

2018-19 Program Results

341 Adult Beneficiaries
3,122 Child Beneficiaries
16 Special Events & Drives
4,280 Volunteer Hours

As implementors of CarePortal, Help One Child pays a $10,000 licensing fee for each county it’s active in.

Currently, we are active in Sonoma County, Contra Costa County, and Santa Clara County.

Interested in your foundation or business becoming a county sponsor? Here is more information.