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San Diego Day Center

Adult Men & Women

299 17th St, San Diego

Father Joe’s Villages

Joan Kroc Center


1501 Imperial Ave, San Diego



Ending homelessness,
one life at a time.

Each night in San Diego,
at least 9,000 men, women
and children feel invisible,
hopeless and alone.

we can change lives.

Your gift funds programs that restore hope
and change people’s lives.

How we end homelessness

Housing thousands of homeless in San Diego every night

Meeting Basic Needs

We house more than 2,000 neighbors every night.

Help homeless children gain literacy skills

Investing in Children

90% of preschool children improved early literacy skills.

Helping homeless in San Diego Make Health a Priority

Making Health a Priority

2,500+ people received care in our health center in 2017.

Strengthening Self-Sufficiency to help San Diego Homeless find employment

Strengthening Self-Sufficiency

97% of clients in our employment program gained skills needed for employment.



Attend an Event,
Volunteer, Donate
Cash, Goods or Stock.

Donate cash online to help homeless families in San Diego

Invest in life changing results.

83% of funding goes directly to programs & services

Donate gently used clothing and home goods in San Diego

Your couch can feed 74 people

100% of the revenue from donated items help change lives.

Donate your car in San Diego and help the homeless

Be a vehicle for change.

We take care of everything & you help end homelessness.

Attend an event in San Diego to help our homeless neighbors

Giving back is fun!

Our athletic, formal and business events change lives.

Donate your time to help homeless in San Diego

Want to make a difference?

Volunteering is easy & rewarding!

Discover great deals on clothes and housewares while helping San Diego homeless

Discover incredible deals!

Proceeds benefit our mission to prevent and end homelessness.


Making magic for children in need.

For the last four years, Jim and his family have taken the lead in planning and raising funds for an annual Children’s Christmas party. Learn more about why he invests money and time in Father Joe's Villages. Making a Bigger Impact Jim DeLapa, CEO of Kiran Analytics,...

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Vocational Training Gives People a Second Chance at Success

Father Joe’s Villages has been investing in vocational training programs and services benefiting people who are homeless for over 15 years. The goal of vocational training is to help people gain skills, qualify for good jobs and get a head start toward independence....

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Donation Drives for Father Joe’s Villages

Father Joe’s Villages supports your efforts to organize a donation drive to collect cash, clothes, furniture or other items. Every donation benefits the programs and services Father Joe’s Villages provides to people experiencing homelessness in San Diego. 3 Easy Steps...

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