You can help TCF

Listed here are some easy ways to help the San Diego Chapter of the Compassionate Friends with a donation. Please see how you can help today.


The SDTCF Non - Profit Organization number is: NPO 82121

The Compassionate Friends (TCF)

There are no dues or fees to become a member of TCF family.  TCF receives no money from government or any organizations. 

All expenses are met solely through your donations. The money received is used to pay expenses for the in-person monthly meeting venue rentals, virtual meeting fees,  support events like the candle lighting and annual picinic, maintain the telephone message center, the website, Remembrance pages, and other outreach programs.

A donation made to the San Diego Chapter of TCF can be made in the name of a child, friend or relative. Please make your checks payable to: The Compassionate Friends, San Diego Chapter and mail to:

San Diego Chapter of TCF
3805 Garden Ln
San Diego, CA 92106

Our charity number is: 33-0241379

Please indicate the loved one whose memory you are honoring. Also indicate any special tribute you would like in the Remembrance pages on the website.

Whatever the amount, it is appreciated and will benefit bereaved families in San Diego.  We need your donations to run the TCF chapter. Thank you.

The Chapter is now offering for sale T-Shirts for $15.00 each.
The front of the shirt says: The Compassionate Friends, Support Organization for Families Grieving the Death of a Child.
The back says: We Need Not Walk Alone





Ralph\\\'s Community Contributions Program

A Reminder From Ralphs: September is upon us Again,
Time to re-register.

Thank you so much for your ongoing support of Ralphs. With your help and the support of your members, family and friends, Ralphs is proud to report that we are committed to giving $2 Million during the next 12 months through our Community Contributions Program

ANNOUNCING: You may now use your Ralph\\\'s Community Contributions Program card at Food4Less after you register it with Food4Less.

Participants can start registering for the new term on September 1, 2019. The term will continue until August 31, 2020. To ensure your organization continues to receive the benefits of the program, your supporters will need to register and/or re-register as quickly as possible on or after that date at

It is also extremely important that we have up-to-date organization contact information. Please Email us at with any changes to your primary or secondary contact on the organization\\\'s account.

Please pass the following information on to all your supporters,
family and friends who would like to participate:

Participants are required to register for the new term online at or by calling us at 1-800-443-4438 starting September 1, 2019.

Even if your participants registered as recently as June, July or August 2019, - all are required to register again beginning September 1, 2019.


For your convenience, step-by-step website registration instructions can be found at Click on Community, click on Community Contributions, click on \\\'Enroll Now\\\'.
If you don\\\'t have computer access, please call us at 1-800-443-4438 for assistance.

Thank you,

Community Contributions Staff

Another Easy Way To Give To Your Chapter!

The Escrip Program
Now you can help just through your regular shopping. In our area, both Vons and Safeway will make contributions if you sign up through The Escrip Program:
It\\\'s a simple process. When asked, please use our Group ID: 500004577.
We encourage our members to visit escrip for full details.