Donations and registrations for the Applied Materials Silicon Valley Turkey Trot benefit five great local charities, each with a mission to provide health, hope, and a home for Silicon Valley residents:

Healthier Kids Foundation Santa Clara County's mission is to ensure access to health care services for all children through engaging in resource development, programming, and outreach on behalf of the underserved members of the community.

Housing Trust, Silicon Valley is nationally recognized for providing the resources and leadership needed to make housing more affordable for those who want to live in the Silicon Valley. Its goal is accomplished by leveraging voluntary contributions from local Silicon Valley companies with public funding to make a meaningful impact countywide.

Second Harvest Food Bank, Santa Clara and San Mateo Counties ranks as one of the largest food banks in the nation. Second Harvest mobilizes individuals, companies, and community partners to connect people to the nutritious food they need.

Second Harvest Food Bank, Santa Cruz County is working to ensure that every child has the healthy food they need to thrive.

The Health Trust provides community health services, awards grants, and engages in policy and advocacy that support its vision and three strategic initiatives: Healthy Living, Healthy Eating, and Healthy Aging.