Gateway Center of Monterey County, Inc.

Monterey Peninsula Foundation

The Monterey Peninsula Foundation Charity Match Gives Us 20% on Top of Your Year-End Donation!

Date: November 3, 2014

Gateway Center is delighted to once again partner with The Monterey Peninsula Foundation through the Charity Match program. This will maximize our year-end fundraising efforts. The Monterey Peninsula Foundation Charity Match (fka Birdies for Charity) is a unique way for nonprofits to raise more funds to serve their charitable mission.

This year's program runs from November 3, 2014 through February 27, 2015. Donations can be made online at or a check can be mailed to Gateway Center at 850 Congress Avenue in Pacific Grove, CA 93950. Please include our organization's name in the memo line on your donation. Donations are tax deductible to the extent allowed by law. Please note that your check must be made out to The Monterey Peninsula Foundation, but mailed to Gateway Center so we can process your donation.

Monterey Peninsula Foundation Logo

Our donors allow us to continue the important work that we do for our clients. We hope that you will consider making your gift go further with a 20% match by dedicating your year-end donation to this wonderful program.

If you have any questions, please contact us at 831-372-8002 #212.

Special Thanks

We Couldn't Have Done It without You!

We'd like to send out a special thank you to everyone who helped us raise money for our new vans. We raised a total of $43,500.00! Thanks to all!

We are proud to show off our newly acquired Toyota van and sedan!

Gateway Centers Toyota Van

Gateway Centers Toyota Sedan


Cars 4 Causes

Cars 4 Causes Program

Date: January 1, 2014

Cars 4 Causes® is "The Charity That Gives to Charities. For over 15 years, they have received more than $100 million in vehicle donations and have shared the proceeds with more than 15,000 other charitable organizations. If you are interested in donating your car to this program please contact Cars 4 Causes direct at 1-888-765-9708 or you can go to their website at They will handle every aspect of your donation."


Date: February 17, 2015

Tablets are a stimulating and innovative way for clients to learn new skills! If you have a tablet or headphones you would like to donate contact Jenny at and she will arrange pick up!


The Harlem Ambassadors are Coming Back!

Date: February 17, 2015

Come see the Harlem Ambassadors perform on Saturday, May 9th at the Pacific Grove High School Gym (615 Sunset Drive, Pacific Grove, CA) from 5:30pm to 9:00pm. We will need volunteers for the game. Please contact Jennifer Counter at 831.372.8002 ext. 210 or email her at


The 9th Annual Monterey Rock & Rod Festival

Date: February 17, 2015

The Monterey Rock & Rod Festival is slated for May 15 and 16.This year's headliner is Chris Montez who's hits include "Let's Dance", "The More I See You" and many more! Come to our Sock Hop on Friday, May 15 and dance the night away! Please contact Jennifer Counter at 831.372.8002 ext. 210 or email her at or visit for more information.


Give Geocaching a Try!

Date: June 27, 2014

Try your luck at finding our wheelchair accessible Geocache and see what kind of treasures are in our box. GatewayCenterFamily is the name and Geocaching is the game! Coordinates N 36º 36.881', W 121º 55.487'.


Bill's Community Giving Initiative 2014

Date: May 12, 2014

A big thank you to Bill Carmichael of Big Block Realty and Scott & Faith Dent for choosing Gateway Center as the recipient of Bill's Community Giving Initiative 2014. Please visit Bill's website at for more information on his program that helps local nonprofits like Gateway.


Gateway Shoe Drive Update

Date: July 28, 2014

Our Shoe Drive was a great success!
Click here for more details!


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Gateway Center: 850 Congress Ave., Pacific Grove, CA 93950
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