Philanthropy

Established in 1957, The Summit League is a non-profit organization consisting of 50 active members and over 60 sustaining members who are committed to raising funds in the areas of education, health, welfare and the arts.  Over the past 50 years, more than $2,000,000.00 has been raised for charitable organizations in the Santa Clara Valley.  The following is a partial list of the recipients of our fund raising efforts.

  • A Place for Teens
  • American Youth Hostel
  • Books Aloud/Variety
  • Bring Me a Book Foundation
  • Cancer CAREpoint
  • Child Advocates of Santa Clara County, Transitioning Teens Program
  • Children’s Discovery Museum
  • City Team Ministries
  • City Year
  • Community Camp Fund
  • Community Solutions
  • Contact Telephone Ministries
  • Crippled Children’s Society
  • Design Response
  • Diabetes Society (Santa Clara County)
  • Downtown College Prep
  • Eastfield Ming Quong
  • Estrella Family Foundation
  • Family Education Foundation
  • Food Bank of Santa Clara County
  • Friends of Guadalupe River Park & Gardens
  • Friends Outside
  • Good Samaritan Hospital
  • Habitat for Humanity
  • Hakone Gardens Foundation
  • Homemaker Service
  • Hope Rehabilitation Services
  • Hospice of the Valley
  • Independent Aging Program
  • Invision
  • John XXIII Senior Center
  • Loaves and Fishes
  • Loma Prieta Community Foundation
  • Los Gatos Museum
  • Los Gatos Music in the Park
  • Martha’s Kitchen
  • Ming Quong
  • Montalvo Artists in Residence Program
  • Montalvo Center for the Arts Association
  • National Council of Alcohol and Drug Dependence
  • New Children’s Shelter Foundation
  • Next Door Legal Advocacy Program (WOMA)
  • Pacific Autism Center for Education
  • Paws for Purple Hearts
  • Peninsula Center for the Blind
  • Resource Center for Women
  • Sacred Heart Community Center
  • Salvation Army
  • San Jose Children’s Health Council
  • San Jose Family Shelter
  • San Jose Museum of Art
  • San Jose Repertory Theatre
  • San Jose Rescue Mission
  • Santa Clara Dental Association
  • Saratoga Adult Day Care Center
  • Saratoga Community Gardens
  • Saratoga Foothill Club
  • Saratoga High School Bank
  • Saratoga Senior Center
  • Saratoga Volunteer Fire Department
  • Saratoga Youth Center
  • Second Harvest Food Bank
  • Services for Brain Injury
  • Special Olympics
  • St. Joseph’s Office for the Poor
  • Tech Museum of Innovation
  • Teen Counseling Center of West Valley
  • Timpany Center
  • Tissue Bank
  • Valley Institute of Theatre Arts
  • Valley Medical Center Foundation Burn Unit
  • Veteran’s Administration
  • Via West
  • Visiting Nurses Association
  • Washington United Youth Center
  • Zapelli Scholarship Fund