Become an Advocate

There are many ways to partner with us in our pursuit to prevent and stop bullying, improve school climate, and ensure that all students feel safe, connected and engaged at school.

Donate online:
Make a one-time or recurring donation to Community Matters


To give by mail:
Please make checks payable to:
Community Matters
PO Box 14816
Santa Rosa, CA 95402

Other Ways to Become an Advocate

Youth Upstander Luncheon – Annual event held in the spring. Our largest fundraiser includes Youth and Adult Upstander of the Year Awards and student Safe School Ambassador speakers. Purchase tickets and/or sponsor the event.

Upstander Revolution Event – Annual event held in October to kick off National Bullying Prevention Awareness month. Purchase tickets and/or sponsor the event.

Employee Giving Program – Allow us to speak to your staff about how they can become an Advocate through a dedicated program to support the deployment of our programs into more schools.

Adopt a School Program – Community Matters maintains a list of high need, high readiness schools that need support. The Adopt a School Program matches the donor with a school they can support and receive updates on how their support is effecting change at the school.

Human Race Sonoma County – Early May

Giving Tuesday – Late November/early December

Year End Campaign – November/December

Monthly and Annual Giving – Pledge to give over time to support Community Matters’ mission.

For more information contact

Erica Vogel
707-823-6159 ext. 103