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Welcome to Canal Alliance!

We believe that every new American deserves the opportunity to thrive!

We are a non-profit organization on the mission to help low-income, Spanish-speaking immigrants in Marin County acquire the tools they need to thrive. We help improve family stability and prepare immigrants for success at school and work.

Our comprehensive programs serve more than 3,000 people annually with services that include crisis counseling, a food pantry, and classes in English, computers and citizenship. We also provide affordable legal help to keep families together.


Latest Blog Posts

Featured Volunteer


Our featured volunteer is Martha Girard who has volunteered in many programs at Canal Alliance, but she has been most active as a computer class aide and teacher, supporting the students with patience, dedication and consistency. Read more