Maybe you made a New Year’s Resolution to volunteer more time to a cause, or perhaps you’re looking for a worthy investment in these difficult times. Either way, your local community is a great place to start. Check out these five nonprofits and see how they are making a difference in San Marino and beyond, and how you can help:
Rotary Club of San Marino. In accordance with Rotary International’s mission of service, the San Marino Rotary Club supports local initiatives—including Interact Clubs at and —and gets involved with international opportunities to help change the world for the better.
. This renowned research institution draws visitors from all over the world with its incredible exhibitions, while also providing enrichment programs and engagement opportunities to local residents.
. There are so many ways to keep the Library going, and so many reasons to do so—visiting author events, kids’ programs, art exhibitions and demonstrations, and lectures on topics of community interest.
Old Mill Foundation. Help preserve a historic treasure located right here in San Marino—, The Old Mill, which is the oldest commercial structure in Southern California.
San Marino Schools Foundation. San Marino is famous for the quality of its school system, and some of the credit has to go to the San Marino Schools Foundation, which raises money to fund special projects, help defray operating expenses and more.