Napa CA Charity & Non Profit

Find Napa, California charities and nonprofits. Charities and nonprofits provide information on charitable donations, jobs, volunteering, and events.

American Vineyard Foundation 1303 Jefferson Street Napa CA 94559 707-252-6911

Catholic Charities 1219 Jefferson Street Napa CA 94559 707-224-4403

Donate For Charity 6 Bridgegate Way Napa CA 94559 707-265-9200

Family Service of Napa Valley 709 Franklin Street Napa CA 94559 707-255-0966

Gasser Foundation 433 Soscol Avenue Napa CA 94559 707-255-1646

Greater Napa Fair Housing Center 1804 Soscol Avenue Napa CA 94559 707-224-9720

Mothers Foundation 1206 Nielsen Avenue Napa CA 94559 707-226-3377

Napa Valley Grape Growers Association 1795 3rd Street Napa CA 94559 707-224-4591

About Napa Charities & Non-Profits

Napa Charities are not-for-profit organizations that have a philanthropic goal in Napa, CA. The mission of a Napa Charity is to benefit the general public through its work, which is often educational, religious, or organized around public interest activities. Charities can include Napa County churches, educational organizations, hospitals or medical research organizations, or organizations tied to public universities.

You may contact Non-Profit Charitable organizations for questions about:
  • Napa nonprofit organizations
  • Making donations and volunteering
  • Napa 501(c)3 tax exempt organizations
  • Donation and contribution tax deductions
  • Napa Charity ratings and rankings
Types of Napa Charities

There are many types of Napa Charities that focus on benefiting society and the general public. Some Charities are structured to help animals, either through supporting animal welfare, wildlife conservation, or in zoos and aquariums. Other Napa charitable organizations prioritize environmental causes or health issues such as medical research, public health risks, or treating the sick and disabled. Napa nonprofits can also have educational missions, including serving as educational institutions or supporting students through funding.

International NGOs, or non-governmental organizations, are typically classified as Charities. They are organized around providing international development aid, disaster relief and humanitarian aid, or human rights advocacy and aid for children. Another major category of Charities in Napa, California is organized around arts and culture, such as museums and art galleries, performing arts organizations, libraries, and public broadcasting organizations. These Napa County nonprofits preserve artistic and cultural heritage and also serve an educational mission.

Fundraising Programs

Napa nonprofits have fundraising programs and receive contributions from many different sources. Funding can come from the general public, the Napa government, private corporations and foundations, or other Charities. At least a third of a Charity's financial support must come from the general public. This funding is used by the Charity to advance its goals. Charities can also raise money through events, product or membership sales, or grants. Napa grants can come from the government, foundations, or individuals, and they typically require an application process.

501(c)3 Tax Exemption

Charities are exempt from paying certain taxes because of the contributions they make to the public. As Non-Profit organizations, Charities in California do not declare a profit and instead use their revenue and fundraising to run the Charity and benefit the public interest. Legally, Charities can be organized in a number of ways to maintain their tax-exempt status. Contributions made to certain Charities, known as Napa 501(c)(3) groups, are tax-deductible for the donors, while other Charities are exempt from taxes but donations are still taxed.