Charities We Support
Every year the Costa Mesa Police Association donates money and time to benefit numerous charities, groups and organizations in the Costa Mesa area.
To help us better serve you and our community we share, please feel free to join our mission by participating in any of our events or donating toward our cause.
(Visit these organizations by clicking on their title or logo)
"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
The National 9-99 Police and Sheriff Foundation raises funds for injured or fallen officers and their families, invests in K9 safety and training, and provides counseling and mental health resources to all officers in need. - 9-99 Foundation
"Relay For Life is the signature fundraiser for the American Cancer Society. Relay is staffed and coordinated by volunteers in more than 5,200 communities and 27 countries. Volunteers give of their time and effort because they believe it's time to take action against cancer." - Relay for Life
The Costa Mesa Police Association contributed to their "Backpacks of Love" drive. Backpacks of Love is an initiative where generous donors can commit to filling a provided backpack with specified winter essentials that will then be given out as a Christmas gift to City Net clientele currently in their emergency shelter or bridge housing.
The Shalimar Learning Center has changed the community from the inside out through early learning programs, afterschool expanded learning programs, college-and-career readiness, and summer learning programs. Hundreds of Shalimar students have become the first in their families to go to and graduate from college.
The SOY Center empowers the youth of Newport Mesa to make positive decisions in life through a variety of programs including academic, dance, art & music, health & fitness, and student empowerment.
Girls Inc. nonprofit organizations serves girls ages 6-18 at locations across the United States and Canada. Their evidence-based programming is delivered by trained professionals who focus on the development of the whole girl, supporting, mentoring, and guiding girls in an affirming, pro-girl environment. Here, girls learn to value their whole selves, discover and develop their inherent strengths, and receive the support they need to navigate the challenges they face.
At Project Independence we have worked for over 40 years to serve hundreds of people throughout Orange County build lives of true independence even when challenged with developmental disabilities.
The SOS provides care and assistance to those in need and act as advocates for systemic change.