Together over the years, we have provided support and comfort to those in need:

  • Distributed 1,000,000+ warm items to the less fortunate
  • Served 200,000+ people and 100+ human services agencies
  • Covered Bay Area counties and beyond
  • Engaged thousands of volunteers

February 2021 Press Release

Warm Wishes distributes warmth annually to our unsheltered Bay Area neighbors

On January 23, 2021, Warm Wishes provided 2,500 of its trademark “StreetPacks” to 16 social services agencies including Ritter Center, the Downtown Street Team, California Conservation Corp, Street Life Ministries, and the Marin County Probation Department, among others. The StreetPacks, or backpacks, were stuffed with brand new face masks, warm gloves, scarves, hats, wool socks, and rain ponchos, manufactured under the direction of and funded by Warm Wishes. Packs were distributed by the agencies to homeless men and women living on Bay Area streets.

Stay tuned for Winter 2021-22 distribution plans.

Donate Today
We are accepting donations to offset expenses for this important distribution to help our needy neighbors survive the difficult weather months. Please donate online with the following button:



OR, Send checks to: MarinLink, 5800 Northgate Drive #250, San Rafael CA 94903.

For more information, contact Mary O’Mara at MarinLink:
[email protected] | 415-233-6945 | Press Release

Warm Wishes is a program of MarinLink, an incubator and fiscal sponsor for community-based projects. It was founded in 1994 by Bill Hamm.


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