Resources on Nonprofits in Sonoma County

Following is a list of links to resources and information that might be helpful when searching for  information on nonprofits in Sonoma County. (This list is not to be considered an exhaustive list of Sonoma County nonprofits nor does Impact 100 Redwood Circle make any recommendations regarding these organizations.)


 Press Democrat  

Resource List from Sonoma County Library

Community Foundation Sonoma County

Center for Volunteer and Non Profit Leadership

Sonoma County Vintners Association

Go Local

Local Chambers of Commerce (such as

California Department of Justice’s Registry of Charitable Trusts – Search for charities on the  Registry of Charitable Trusts website under the Registry Verification Search function. For a list of charities in Sonoma County, select Charity Registration for Registration Type and enter Sonoma in the County section.Note: Every charitable entity holding assets (cash or other forms of property) for charitable purposes or doing business in California, unless exempt, is required to register and file annual reports with the Attorney General.



Creative Sonoma County 


Sonoma County Conservation Action

Sonoma County Conservation Council


Upstream Investments

2-1-1 Sonoma County   (searchable by keywords)

Community Housing, Sonoma County

Cradle to Career

First 5 So. Co.

Area Agency on Aging Resource Guide

City of Santa Rosa Community Funding 

These organizations can often help with organization profiles, tax exempt status, financial review guidelines, etc.


Charity Navigator

Better Business Wise Giving Alliance