Charities We Support
Every year the Deputy Sheriffs’ Association of Alameda County donates money and time to benefit numerous charities, groups and organizations throughout Alameda County. Below are just a few charities, groups and organizations that we support.
To help us better serve you and our communities we share, please feel free to join our mission by participating in any of our events or donating toward our cause.
"The Martin C. Kauffman 100 Club of Alameda County is a 501 (c)(3) not for profit charitable organization providing immediate financial support to spouses of police officers and firefighters that are killed in the line of duty in Alameda County . The Club also provides college scholarships for the children of the police officers and firefighters killed in the line of duty in Alameda County."
"The Alameda County Sheriff's Office Explorer Program educates young adults on the purpose, mission and objectives of law enforcement agencies."
"4-H is an informal educational program that allows youth 5-19 years of age to learn by doing. Alameda County has 13 Community Clubs. The 4-H community club program offers a wide variety of activities for youth. Youth join a club, take part in monthly meetings run by elected youth members and explore their individual interests through projects."
"Special Olympics helps individuals with intellectual disabilities overcome barriers through sports. Every day we empower our athletes to shatter stereotypes and exceed their personal bests on the playing field and in life."
"The mission of the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund is to generate increased public support for the law enforcement profession by permanently recording and appropriately commemorating the service and sacrifice of law enforcement officers; and to provide information that will help promote law enforcement safety." - NLEOMF
"The California Peace Officers' Memorial Foundation is a non-profit charitable foundation whose mission is to recognize and honor California's peace officers who gave their lives "In The Line of Duty" serving the citizens of this great state, and provide support to the family members left behind." - CPOMF
"Officers Give Hope is a multi-agency law enforcement effort dedicated to hosting marrow donor drives in the hopes of finding a match for those patients awaiting a life-saving transplant. Officers Give Hope has located donors for patients throughout the United States suffering from leukemia and other blood diseases. Those who have participated in the donation process have described it as an incredible experience." - Officers' Give Hope
"When a police officer is killed, it's not an agency that loses an officer, it's an entire nation." - Chris Cosgriff, ODMP Founder