The charitable dollars you give go directly to providing services for the most vulnerable members of our San Francisco community and support our efforts to make lasting changes in policies affecting the poor.

Donate to GLIDE Programs

Supports GLIDE’s efforts to alleviate suffering and stabilize lives by providing meals, access to housing, healthcare, family resources and other vital services to vulnerable individuals and families.

Donate to GLIDE Church

Supports GLIDE Church’s congregational activities including our weekly Sunday Celebrations—the music, the sanctuary, GLIDE Kids—and all the church support groups from Keeping It Real to A Better Me.

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Gift and Estate Planning

Leave a lasting legacy in your community by remembering GLIDE in your will or trust. Contact Mariah Bozeman, Director of Fund Development at mbozeman@glide.org or 415-674-6041.

Your Gift’s Impact

Learn about the ways that your dollars directly contribute to helping individuals and families in need.

I used to be in 5 Keys. I had art class and subjects in there. I did good, and then I had to move on. But going there was a head start for me.


“One day, I came into GLIDE completely hysterical, and the people at GLIDE were there for me. Now, I’m going to school now, I got my ID, and a bed for 90 days.”

Shona and Cody

My experience with GLIDE is, by me being a native here, I heard a lot about them and know a lot about them. They got a lot of nice programs--the needle exchange, to brining down the HIV and AIDS Population, they feed, It’s a good organization.


I’ve been coming to GLIDE for about two years. I play BINGO with the Women’s Center, and I might go back to school at Five Keys upstairs. I meet a lot of people at the Women’s Center. It helped me a lot. It helped me a lot with some things I really need, like hygiene kits and everything else.


Corporate Partners

Corporate groups can support our mission and the work we do through volunteering, in-kind donation, funding, event sponsorship, and more.

Contact John Carpentier, Corporate Engagement Lead, at jcarpentier@glide.org or (415) 674-6001, to design your corporate partnership with GLIDE.

Foundation Partners

Contact Leigh Hanson, at lhanson@glide.org or (415) 674-5575, to learn about how your foundation can support GLIDE.

Fundraising News

The latest announcements about new grants and partnerships supporting programs that change lives.

Aug 03, 2018

Meet Diane and Pamela: GLIDE’s Meals Navigators

In August, 2017 GLIDE introduced two full-time Meals Navigators to the Daily Free Meals program, which is GLIDE’s largest and longest running program, offering meals three times daily to all in need or some 750,000 meals a year. Pamela Brown and Diane Truong help connect people in our community to other services at and beyond

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Mar 02, 2018
Raising Children in Community

March 2, 2018 We are kicking off the first Friday of Women’s History Month with the words of one of the amazing mothers in our community who sends her children to GLIDE’s Janice Mirikitani Family, Youth and Childcare Center (FYCC). Gabby emigrated to San Francisco from Guadalajara, Mexico 15 years ago, and, like hundreds of

Sep 19, 2017
Leading with Heart: GLIDE's Community Safety and Training Team

The following reflections are from Lillian Mark, GLIDE Community Safety and Training Manager and were originally delivered to GLIDE’s congregation on September 17, 2017.