Invest In Our Impact

Invest In Our Impact

SAY San Diego positively impacts the lives of over 30,000 San Diegans each year by enriching local youth, empowering their families, and motivating the surrounding community to take action towards issues that affect us all. By giving to SAY San Diego, you’re investing in the broader San Diego community - with every dollar helping to bridge gaps and provide well-being to all. From individual gifts to legacy gifting, your investment is sure to have a lasting impact on thousands of youth and their families.

Our Community Impact:

  • SAY San Diego keeps nearly 4,000 children a day on a trajectory of success through preschool and before and after school programs.
  • We work with 19,000 community members each year to prevent spirals into deep poverty or other hardships and challenges.
  • As a collaboration and prevention powerhouse, SAY San Diego equips an additional 30,000 community members annually with tools, skills and knowledge to improve their lives and their neighborhoods.

Legacy Gifting

Through a thoughtful act, you can impact SAY’s mission throughout your lifetime and beyond. We thank you for naming SAY San Diego on the beneficiary form of your savings, checking, pension account, or listing us in your will or living trust. As a trusted nonprofit, we partner with experts who can assist in determining the right type of legacy gift for you.

Corporate Gifting

Your corporate culture and philanthropic mission matter to us! We’ll collaborate with you to draft a custom gifting plan that motivates your employees and offers a healthy ROI in a few ways:

  • Event Sponsorship
  • Pro Bono & In-Kind Partnerships
  • Employer Matching Gifts

Commitment to Our Donors

SAY San Diego will not sell, share or trade donor names or personal information with any other entity, nor send mailings to our donors on behalf of other organizations. SAY San Diego will never share donor information with others unless there is written permission from the donor to do so.

SAY San Diego acknowledges donations by listing only the donor name or preferred attribution. SAY San Diego respects all requests for anonymity. SAY San Diego records donor information using current security measures, uses encryption and other protective measures for transactions, and follows stringent privacy policies in the handling and recording of donor information.


Name: Joe Buehrle
Phone: 858-565-4148 x207


Name: Jane Drover
Phone: 858-565-4148 x224