How To Get Involved

Donate Now

Your donation will help support the annual Stand Down event, and services throughout the year for homeless veterans. We can all use a hand, and we appreciate any and all donation amounts.

Non Profit

We are a 501(c) (nonprofit), all-volunteer board, and all your tax-deductible donations go toward helping our homeless and needy veterans.

How To Donate

You can donate here. Click the PayPal Donate button. Want to send a check? Here’s how: Please make checks out to “NCSD Vets Stand Down” and mail to 230 E Park Ave Escondido CA 92025.

Clothing Donation

Want to donate new or used or clothing? Please email or call 866.535.2038 to donate men’s, women’s and children’s clothing. Along with new socks and underwear, slightly used jackets, shoes, blankets, and plus size clothing are always appreciated.

Did You Know?

When you shop on Amazon, they will donate a percentage of your purchase price to your favorite charity? Please consider giving to NCSD Vets Stand Down! Please go to Smile Amazon and search for NCSD Vets Stand Down. Our non-profit tax ID is 81-2357784. Thank you!

What We Have Accomplished

The Impact We Make By The Numbers


Meals Served

Everyone needs a warm meal, and our Veterans get exactly that at the Stand Down.


Eye Glasses

150 eyeglasses were made and distributed on site, and 100 eye exams given to Veterans.


Court Fines Forgiven

Fines cleared for things like loitering. Enabling the Veterans to get a job more easily.



Our sponsors continue to support us each year, to help to make an impact for our Veterans.

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