Dowling & Yahnke is firmly committed to the San Diego community. Our team devotes service hours, in addition to financial support, to many worthy causes each year. Below are some of the recent non-profit organizations with which we have worked.
In the Community
Promises2Kids is a leading nonprofit organization originally founded over 35 years ago as the Child Abuse Prevention Foundation of San Diego County. Since 1981, Promises2Kids has responded to the needs of foster children and provided support to children removed from their home due to abuse and neglect. Visit their website for more information.
With over 130 years of experience in caring for children and teens who are struggling and often at-risk, the San Diego Center for Children has gained the skills, knowledge and expertise to improve the safety and quality of life for our next generation. The challenges children and families face may have changed over the decades, but the heart of what the San Diego Center for Children does remains the same: committed to the safe and joyful childhood each child deserves, as well as the family empowered to live with the security of overall health and well-being. Visit their website for more information.
The Armed Services YMCA makes military life easier by providing programs and services to the young men and women of all five armed services: Army, Marine Corps, Navy, Air Force, and Coast Guard. The Armed Services YMCA’s three areas of focus allow it to support 500,000 young enlisted soldiers, sailors, and airmen, and their families each year with the help of gracious donors and stalwart volunteers. Visit their website for more information.
Founded in 1980, Voices for Children, a private, nonprofit organization, has recruited, trained, and supervised thousands of court-appointed special advocates (CASAs) who advocate for the rights and well-being of children who pass through foster care in San Diego County and Riverside County. As the only agency in San Diego County and Riverside County designated by the courts to provide CASA volunteers, Voices for Children has a vision called Serve Every Child: to provide a CASA to every foster child who needs one. Visit their website for more information.
We bet you didn't know that Mission Valley YMCA has been proudly serving Mission Valley families since 1981. Dedicated to empowering people to be healthier in spirit, mind and body, the Y believes a strong community can only be achieved when we invest in our kids, our health and our neighbors. As a leading nonprofit organization, the Y offers programs that foster youth development, promote healthy living and advance social responsibility. Visit their website for more information.
Athena San Diego is a 501(c)(6) professional development association serving women in science and technology. Athena is a community of dynamic women that provides inspiration, education, networking and leadership programs that empower women to realize their true potential within STEM industries. Visit their website for more information.
Located in the heart of Hillcrest, Scripps Mercy Hospital, San Diego, is the county’s longest established medical center. Its entire patient care team — from physicians, nurses and clinical support staff, to chaplains and volunteers — is committed to providing the highest quality of care. Visit their website for more information.