4th of July Raffle Results

This year, Tim Griffith Foundation raised $9,250 through the sale of 1,850 Rotary Club raffle tickets. That's $1,200 more than in 2012! This year's raffle winner is Phyllis Kayten of Palo Alto, who bought her ticket from Riley's Place. She chose the money rather than the car. Congratulations to Phyllis!

Thanks to everyone who purchased tickets, and to our fantastic volunteers who were so generous with their time and money! Your hard work and dedication allow us to help those affected by addiction, violence and loss. Special thanks go to:

  • Ryan Doleschal of Precision Tree Care in Pacifica for his purchase of $1,000 worth...

September Meadowlark Retreat

From September 28-29, 2013, the Meadowlark Retreat will provide a safe setting for mothers who are grieving the loss of a child. It is an opportunity for powerful healing with others who have experienced the same kind of loss.

The retreat is professionally facilitated, with staff attending to meals and the needs of participants. It is held in a private home that offers an oasis of gardens and lovely outdoor experiences—space to reflect, walk and rest. Meadowlark Retreat will offer its seven attendees community, compassion, understanding and tender loving care.

Interested mothers...

6th Annual Golf Tournament Results

Thanks to all of our golfers and supporters for our most successful golf tournament yet! Over 45 golfers and an additional 20 people gathered on a beautiful Sunday for the 6th Annual Tim Griffith Foundation Golf Tournament at Los Lagos Golf Course is San Jose.


The first place team was led by Nick Jackson and came in at an impressive 53! The rest of the team was Forrest Roberts, James Thompson and Kyle Garcia.

Second place went to Team O’Malley with a 60. The team was led by Jack...

Donate to TGF While You Shop!

Please sign up for a free iGive.com account! The Tim Griffith Foundation will earn money every time you shop online. It cost you nothing, costs the Foundation nothing and helps us to raise funds for our client services.

iGive is a free service where shopping at any of over 1,200 stores like Amazon, Travelocity, Home Depot, and many more means a donation to the Foundation!

iGive.com is the first online shopping mall where a portion of each purchase is donated to...

TGF Mourns Mike Nevin's Passing

Earlier this month, the foundation lost a wonderful friend and supporter when Mike Nevin, Executive Director of the San Mateo Service League, passed away. Mike was instrumental in forging the unique community partnership between the Tim Griffith Foundation, the Service League and Bridges, which led to the opening and operation of Tim's House in Redwood City. Stacey Redman said, "Tim’s House would not be a reality had it not been for Mike. His understanding of my need to carry Tim's giving spirit forward combined with his knowledge and understanding of the needs of the Bridges participants is what brought the house...