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Season of Gathering and Giving

Our season of gathering and giving is here at the YMCA of San Francisco. We hope you join our programs as a participant, volunteer or contributer.

At this time our Family Resource Centers (FRC's) and Food Pantries are celebrating with communities throughout the greater San Francisco Bay Area. Your support impacts all the work we do. This year we offer Turkey giveaways, holiday wish lists, holiday Bazaar's, food pantries, and more. Listed below are a few of our programs. To learn more, please visit our website, and remember that participants require registration in advance, so please connect with us today!

Family Resource Centers    Food Pantries



Bayview Family Resource Center 

Celebrating our 10th Annual Thanksgiving Supper and Turkey Giveaway November 19 2-5pm Flyer

Location: 1601 Lane Street

Time: 3-5pm *RSVP

Contact FRC


Urban Family Resource Center  

Join our Annual Turkey Giveaway Events on Tuesday, November 21st Flyer
Potrero Hill Family Resource Center 
Event Location: 129 Dakota Street, SF (outdoor event) 
Time: 1030am-12pm

Join our Turkey Giveaway OMI Flyer

Event Location: 50 Broad Street, SF Time:10am- 11am

Contact FRC


Chinatown YMCA 

Support our Holiday Wish List: Your support will help us provide gifts to over 200 youth and seniors in our programs. We hope you will join us. Flyer 

Please have gifts mailed/dropped off at the Chinatown YMCA by Monday, December 4, 2023. This will ensure adequate time for gift distribution to the recipients. 

Contact: Carol Wai Lundy for gifts and to volunteer for our Food Pantry every Thursday 415-748-3565


Mission YMCA  

Take part in our Holiday Gifts Wishlist Flyer

Gifts need to be received by December 11th.

Join our Holiday Bazaar is Saturday, December 16th 11-2:30pm

Contact Food Pantry


Mental Health Branch

Gift Distribution: The Community Resource Center (CRC) is partnering with the City of South San Francisco to hold an Annual Holiday Food and Gift Distribution for South San Francisco, San Bruno, & Brisbane Residents on 11/20 and 12/19. You can register at & 650-276-4101 ext. 4 or sign up to volunteer by emailing Marie Patea at


Peninsula Family YMCA

Holiday Book & Gift Drop for Distribution: Look for the two book and toy gift drive boxes by membership at Peninsula branch beginning November 29th. 


Stonestown YMCA 

Join our Food Pantry.

Contact Food Pantry


Richmond YMCA 

Join our Food Pantry.

Contact Food Pantry


These are just a few of many programs and services we offer throughout the holidays and beyond. We encourage you to reach out to your nearest YMCA facility and Family Resource Center directly to learn more.