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Start A Project / ScrippsAssists™ Support

Have an idea for a project

Email your suggestion to or present it in a committee meeting. We will determine if it meets our guidelines and will let you know.

Request support / Starting a project

If you would like to request support from ScrippsAssists™ for your project or event, please send an email to We must verify that the group or project meets the qualifications of a 501(3)c charitable non-profit agency. A current TSRI employee must lead all ScrippsAssists™ supported projects.

ScrippsAssists™ Project Guidelines

Projects are selected from member suggestions and community requests. We seek to achieve a balance between purely fundraising projects and more hands-on work.

What kind of projects are supported?

ScrippsAssists™ projects support recognized charitable, 501(3)c non-profit agencies.

Examples of past and current projects include: trail maintenance at Torrey Pines State Reserve; serving meals to the homeless at St. Vincent de Paul Village; sorting/packing food for distribution from the San Diego Food Bank; American Cancer Society's Daffodil Days; Adopt-a-Family; Habitat for Humanity's low income housing construction; Juvenile Diabetes Foundation's Walk for the Cure; Adopt-a-Block graffiti clean-up; Big Brothers & Big Sisters of San Diego; Rolling Readers; Special Olympics swim meets; Head Start; Scripps-Mercy Home Health Care holiday baskets; and many more.

Some projects are very short in duration while others offer an ongoing commitment.


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