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Shop with a Smile

Giving back during the holiday season just got easier. Thanks to AmazonSmile, every time you shop at Amazon.com you can automatically support the Tim Griffith Foundation at no cost to you. Visit Smile.Amazon.com to log in to your Amazon account and choose the Tim Griffith Foundation as your charity of choice. Shop the same Amazon deals and when you check out you'll smile knowing that Amazon is donating a portion of your purchase price to supporting the...

Join iGive and Support the Foundation

Join iGive and help The Tim Griffith Foundation earn money this holiday season and all year long when you shop online. Right now, iGive is helping even more by donating $5 for every new member who joins before December 15. No purchase necessary. In other words, for FREE! The only requirement? Sign up and try the free and optional iGive Button through February 15, 2015.

iGive is a free service where shopping at any of 1581 stores like Amazon, Travelocity, Overstock, and many more means a donation to your...

10 Years Promoting Peace

This year is a very emotional one for me. It has been ten years since my son Tim was taken from me in a random act of violence. Since that terrible day, my community and I have honored Tim and his spirit, his big heart and his love of family and friends, through the work of the Foundation we named for him.

When we sat down to create the Tim Griffith Foundation, we had no idea we would accomplish so much in Tim’s name. We have raised over $1 million to help heal and strengthen Bay Area communities through support and services to those affected by addiction, violence and loss. This...

New Fun at Annual Gala

When you join us on Saturday, November 1 at our 10th Annual Gala you’ll find a few changes in store!

This year we are holding the Croquet Tournament at 3 pm at the Sports Haus in Redwood City to avoid issues with bad weather and to make sure everyone has time to get to the Gala in time for the start of the silent auction at 5:30 pm. Also new is that you’ll be able to select your dinner entrée from three options. We will have a few other surprises in store for you as well!

Online registration for the Gala and Croquet Tournament is open now....

Tim's House—Seven Years of Service

In its seventh year, Tim’s House continues to provide much-needed transitional and sober housing for young men striving to straighten out their lives and successfully re-enter society.   One of the goals of the Tim Griffith Foundation is to help those dealing with addiction; and funding Tim’s House as well as partnering with the Bridges Program, a county substance abuse treatment program for young men exiting the justice system services, is doing just that.

This year we have served 12 young men who are receiving counseling for addiction and advice and planning for their education,...

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