McManis Faulkner supports professional, community and civic organizations through active participation, donations and sponsorship. We are committed to working with organizations that advance education, promote advocacy and encourage growth.
Our attorneys and professional staff contribute time and resources to:
- Adopt-A-Family Holiday Giving Program
The Bill Wilson Center is a community-based organization serving Santa Clara County youth and family members through counseling, housing, education, and advocacy.
- American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers (AAML)
Provides leadership that promotes the highest degree of professionalism and excellence in the practice of family law.
- American College of Trial Lawyers (ACTL)
Devoted to improving the standards of trial practice, the system of justice and the ethics of the trial bar.
- American Inns of Court
Designed to improve the skills, professionalism and ethics of the bench and bar.
- Asian Law Alliance (ALA)
Helping thousands of people to obtain decent housing, justice in the immigration process, and access to basic human and legal rights.
- Berkeley Law - Boalt Hall
Fosters Boalt Hall's tradition of educational excellence, strengthens the relationships among alumni, faculty and students and promotes the development of law school resources.
- Bright Futures
A community based organization that assists at-risk youth with high drop-out rates by partnering them with mentors who teach them life-skills and build commitment to the community.
- California Women Lawyers (CWL)
Acts as a strong voice in the public policy dialogue affecting women’s rights and the elimination of bias.
- Child Advocates of Silicon Valley
The organization’s mission is to provide volunteer mentors to help build stability and hope to abused children by being a powerful voice in their lives.
- Downtown Streets Team (DST)
DST works to end homelessness by providing job opportunities for homeless men and women on city beautification projects. DST team members can be seen working around San Jose in collaboration with Groundwerx, on clean-up projects along Coyote Creek, and conducting outreach to the City’s homeless encampments.
- Family Supportive Housing
A Nonprofit organization dedicated to providing shelter and supportive services to homeless families in Santa Clara County.
- Girl Scouts of Northern California
An organization directed to build up girls courage, confidence, and character.
- Healthier Kids Foundation
Focuses on raising funds to support the Healthy Kids program and the Children’s Health Initiative in Santa Clara County.
- International Academy of Trial Lawyers (IATL)
Promotes reforms in the law, facilitates the Administration of Justice, promotes the Rule of Law internationally, and elevates the standards of integrity, honor and courtesy in the legal profession.
- Junior League of San Jose
An organization of women committed to promoting voluntarism, developing the potential of women, and to improving the community through the effective action and leadership of trained volunteers. Its purpose is exclusively educational and charitable.
- La Raza Lawyers of Santa Clara County
An association of Chicano and Latino attorneys dedicated to promoting diversity in both the bench and bar of the greater Silicon Valley.
- Law Foundation of Silicon Valley
Providing free legal services to residents in need living in Santa Clara County.
- Pajama Program
Provides new, warm pajamas and new books to children, many who are waiting to be adopted.
- Saint Christopher School
A local elementary school which seeks to nurture faith formation, foster academic excellence, cultivate responsible citizenry, and provide students with opportunities to develop their leadership, athletic, and artistic abilities.
- Saint Francis High School
A nationally recognized School of Excellence that imparts Christian values, fosters academic achievement and promotes participation in co-curricular activities, athletics and the arts.
- San Jose Museum of Art
A distinguished museum of modern and contemporary art. The museum is committed to providing access for the valley’s extraordinarily diverse populations and to pioneering new approaches to interpretation.
- Santa Clara County Bar Association (SCCBA) / Bar Association of San Francisco (BASF)
Offers a broad range of resources, tools and benefits that provide information, access to experts and affordable services.
- Sunnyvale School District PTA
The mission of this PTA is to build bridges among homes, schools, and communities to help children succeed academically and personally.
- Team in Training (TNT): A fundraising division of The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society (LLS) that helps fund research for the treatment of leukemia and lymphoma. Many of the treatments that have been discovered because of the LLS have gone on to help patients of other cancers and serious illnesses
- YWCA Silicon Valley
Empowers women, children and their families and works towards the elimination of racism, hatred and prejudice.