Coastside Gives

Coastside Gives brings the Coastside together as one community, raising money and awareness for our local nonprofits during the 24-hour online giving challenge. We inspire people to give generously to nonprofits making our region stronger, creating a thriving community for all.

How it works


Village of the Coastside

...we doubled our donors and our donations through the strategies that Coastside
Gives emphasized.

Coastside Childern's Programs

...a great experience to network with a diversity of nonprofits with the common goal...


Coastside Gives gave us an opportunity to engage with the community and to showcase the work we are doing...



Registration Opens

Registration opens for Coastside Gives on January 4th, 2021


We invite nonprofits with current 501c3 status from Montara to Pescadero to register today to be a part of the largest 24-hour fundraiser on the San Mateo County coast.



Registration closes on February 15th, 2021 and online planning meetings begin.  Nonprofits work together to start planning and strategizing and planning for a successful giving day!


Prize Grants

Prizes are sponsored by the private donations of Friends of the Coastside and generous local businesses and foundations. The prizes are available to pre-registered nonprofits participating in Coastside Gives.


Sponsorship + Private Donors

Join the effort! Are you a business or community member interested in participating and supporting Coastside Gives? We invite you to join us in our quest to fund nonprofits from Montara to Pescadero that serve our community.


Giving Guide & Early Giving

Our Coastside Giving Guide will inform the community of the work and accomplishments nonprofits provide from Montara to Pescadero and acknowledge the sponsors and businesses who support Coastside Gives. Donations can be accepted online starting March 8th, 2021!


Giving Day


24-hour giving day begins May 6th, 2021!

Visit us online at or check our Facebook Page for the drive-thru donation location.

2020 Participating Nonprofits

AAUW-Half Moon Bay
Abundant Grace Coastside Worker 
Ayudando Latinos A Sonar
Big Wave Group
Boys & Girls Club of the Coastside
Cabrillo Education Foundation
Coastal Arts League
Coastal Literary Arts Movement
Coastal Repertory Theatre
Coastside Adult Day Health Center
Coastside CERT 
Coastside Children's Programs
Coastside Community Orchestra
Coastside Friendship Organic Gardens
Coastside Hope 
Coastside Land Trust
Coastside State Parks Association
Coastside Women's Club
Conservation Earth Inc., dba Wildmind 
Cunha PTO 
Double J Ranch 
El Granada Elementary PTO
Farallone View PTO
Friends of HMB Parks and Recreation
Friends of the HMB Library


Half Moon Bay High School PTO
Half Moon Bay History Association
Half Moon Bay Shakespeare Company
Hatch Elementary PTO 
HMB Boosters Athletic Corp
HMBYC Foundation
Johnston House Foundation 
Kings Mountain Associated Parents
La Honda Educational Foundation
Main Street Scholars
Mavericks Community Foundation 
Pescadero Education Foundation
Pie Ranch
Puente de la Costa Sur
Purple Heart Anglers INC
Sea Hugger
Senior Coastsiders
Sonrisas Dental Health 
Spanish Immersion Parent Association
Square Peg Foundation 
Sweet Farm Foundation
The HEAL Project 
UCCE Elkus Ranch Environmental Center
Village of the Coastside
Wilkinson School
Young Actors Workshop

Get Involved

Our work is made possible through the support of people like you! Join us 

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Start Giving

Coastside Gives is a 24-hour giving day that begins at on midnight on May 6th 2021. Good news! You don't have to wait until May 6th to donate!