Pacifica Resource Center
Come be a part of our community! Pacifica Resource Center (PRC) supports the economic security of Pacifica families and individuals by providing a safety net of food, housing assistance, and other critical services, including coaching, advocacy, information, and referral. Its vision is to assure the basic needs of every Pacifican are met so that every member of its community has food shelter, and the opportunity to thrive.
Last year (7/18-6/19), PRC assisted 1 in 10 Pacifica families by providing over 200 tons of groceries to benefit nearly 31,000 (duplicated) Pacifica children, adults, and seniors; preventing homelessness and sheltering 118 Pacificans; preparing taxes for 205 households, generating nearly $305,000 in refunds and saving them over $46,000 in tax preparation fees – of these households, nearly 30% saved at least $50 in an interest-bearing account; helping to prepare 156 Pacifica youth for the new school year with backpacks and grade-specific school supplies; providing happy holidays to 205 children through its holiday gift program, as well as Thanksgiving assistance to 411 Pacificans; and, providing over 500 showers to homeless Pacificans, helping them prepare for work, job interviews, and housing search.See more