The guiding concept of the foundation is that individuals who are not normally philanthropic can donate small amounts of money which when aggregated can be used to make a difference and ordinary people can create miracles.

The Rob Benzon Foundation grants funds to both individuals with urgent needs in response to a catastrophic event and to established charitable organizations that provide services to those in need in San Diego.

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  • Serenity K.

    Serenity K.

    The Foundation provided Serenity with rent and other household expenses while unable to work due to ongoing chemotherapy treatments for stage 4 breast cancer.

    Grant made in July 2018.

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  • Joseph P.

    Joseph P.

    After recent major surgery due to diabetes which amputated his left foot, the Foundation assisted Joseph with past due utility bills which successfully restored water to his home.  

    Grant made in June 2018.

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  • Tim C.

    Tim C.

    Assisted an local Indian tribe member and Korean War veteran with a terminal diagnosis of end stage renal disease and diabetes with a past due balance of his gas and electric bill.

    Grant made in May 2018.

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