Come enjoy organizations in Milpitas based on your interests and how you want to spend your time helping others. This is the page for adult organizations.
Organizations by Topic
Milpitas Senior Center
Offers activities for those 50 years and older.
See also: Kids’ Clubs
Chamber of Commerce
About the Chamber, it’s goals, and how to join. 828 N. Hillview Drive, 408-262-2613. This is in the office building just south of the gym. Take Jacklin Road just east of 680 and turn south on Hillview. Park in 2nd driveway on the north side.
Toast Masters – District Four
The premier educational non-profit volunteer organization assisting people to improve their communication and leadership skills.
Toastmasters – 7242
Develop your communication skills while having fun. We meet every Monday from 7pm to 8:30pm at ICC (Indian Community Center), 525 Los Coches St, Milpitas, CA 95035
FLY – Fresh Lifelines for Youth
Since 1998, FLY, a nonprofit organization designed by troubled teens themselves, has been providing programs for more than 1,000 at-risk and disadvantaged youth, their parents and guardians, and community members. 568 Valley Way.
Friends of the Milpitas Community Library
This group raises funds for the Library by having book sales several times a year.
Kiwanis Club of Milpitas California
Sevice organization sponsoring hands-on projects focusing on special needs of the community, helping the elderly and youth. We are the sponsor organization for the Milpitas High School Key Club. Meets 1st and 3rd Tuesdays. 7:30 – 8:30a, at Lyons, E Calaveras and Hillview. President Russ Cherry, email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Milpitas Democratic Club
On this web site, you will be able to find upcoming events, and recent relevent news.
A growing collaborative dedicated to engaging our entire community in the critical task of connecting youth and adults. Our approach is based on nationwide research that has identified a set of experience and values that we call “developmental assets.”
Rotary Club of Milpitas
We meet Mondays at 12:00 PM at the Dave & Buster’s Restaurant, 940 Great Mall Drive.
Salvation Army: Golden State Division
Human services and emergency and disaster assistance. Milpitas Social Services Unit, 220 S. Main Street. Contact Mr. Kenneth Bocchini, 831-946-8487
San Francisco Bay Area Progressive Directory
A guide to about 1000 organizations in the San Francisco Bay Area of interest to progressive activists.
See also: Community Services
Committee For Green Foothills
Help protect and preserve the hills, forests, creeks, wetlands, and coastal lands of the San Francisco Peninsula through grass-roots education, planning, and legislative advocacy.
The leading land conservation organization in the nine county San Francisco Bay Area.
Loma Prieta Sierra Singles
Local branch of the Sierra Club has carpool arrangements at McCarthy Ranch for getting to hikes and a whole host of other activities of interest to singles in their 30s and 40s.
Black, Chinese, East Indian, and Vietnamese Organizations in Milpitas or nearby and with lots of Milpitas members.
Culture Center of Taipei Economic and Cultural Office in San Francisco (Milpitas), U.S.A.
The Center serves about 710,000 overseas compatriots including 30,000 Taiwanese descents. A central organizing resource for almost all south San Francisco Bay Area Taiwanese organizations, such as Chinese schools, alumni groups, commerce associations, and more. See site for full list.
100 South Milpitas Blvd.
India Community Center
The ICC was conceived as a place where every generation of the Indian Diaspora could find comfort in various facets of their culture, preserve and practice unique traditions and celebrate festivals and social milestones in a welcoming environment. It was also designed to be a center where people of other cultures can explore and experience Indian traditions and values.
525 Los Coches St.
American Red Cross
Northern California Chapter. Emergency preparedness, blood drive info, and more.
Provides information and support for adults and children with diabetes and their families interested in insulin pump therapy. Sobrato Foundation center, off Abbott.
Lions Silicon Valley Center Blind Center
Nationwide, Lions Clubs help the blind and vision impaired. Local clubs, realizing that there was no facility for the blind in Santa Clara County, banded together to build the center and organize its programs.
See also: Health Services
Hobbies & Interests
Milpitas Amateur Radio Emergency Services/Radio Amateur Civil Emergency Services
MARES meets at 7:30 PM on the second Thursday of each month in the community room at the Milpitas Police Department. Anyone with an interest in Amateur radio or emergency communications is welcome to attend.
Meets monthly for a meeting and a field trip to take photographs in lovely surroundings. Classes on matting. Contests and community displays.
Gardening with Natives
A special interest group of the California Native Plant Society’s local Chapter which meets on the first Thursday of each month at 7p in the Community Library. The group is open to all, and includes a mix of seasoned native plant gardeners as well as beginners.
Local (Milpitas) Home Gardeners Club 2018
This is a community based home gardening club begun to provide education, share pointers, trade and exchange, and overall support each other in building productive and healthy home gardens.
The Peaceful Poets are a Milpitas-based group of writers and appreciators of poetry. Their works have been published in the Milpitas Post and Fremont Bulletin. Facebook for meeting dates and times.
Silicon Valley Scale Modelers
A club dedicated to the promotion of the hobby of scale modeling.
Society for Creative Anachronism
The International Headquarters of this organization is in Milpitas! This is a link to finding an SCA group nearby.
Society for Technical Communication
The Silicon Valley Chapter of the STC is a dynamic, exciting chapter with much to offer its members and the members of chapters around Northern California.
South Bay Needlepointers
A chapter of the American Needlepoint Guild, located in Milpitas, CA. The chapter meets monthly at 10AM on the fourth Monday of the month in the Milpitas Police Department’s community room located at 1275 North Milpitas Boulevard, Milpitas CA 95035.
User Groups in Silicon Valley
Silicon Valley user groups for hardware platforms, internet and web, professionals and hobbyists.
Neighborhood websites and private mail lists. Information on how to organize a neighborhood association.
Milpitas Firefighters Local 1699
Founded in 1967. Our purpose is to serve and protect the community of Milpitas. Preservation of life, property and the environment within this community is the reason for our existence. Facebook page.
Labor Unions in the SF Bay Area
A listing with links from the Progressive Directory.