The Friends of the Children’s Pool is a California non-profit corporation with 501(c)3 status.  You can verify our status at the IRS website under EIN 37-1655042.  You can also find information about our organization at the California Office of the Attorney General website.

As a non-profit charity, we are reliant on your donations.  You can donate online using paypal (see link to the right) or by contacting us directly at  You may also send a check payable to “Friends of the Children’s Pool” to the following address: 3090 Admiral Ave, San Diego, CA 92123.  Your donation is tax deductible to the extent allowed by law.  We will provide a receipt for your donation upon request.

Your donations help us continue to maintain a presence at the Children’s Pool.  At the Children’s Pool, we provide information to the public at a booth typically set-up on weekends.  Our personnel educates the public about the historic uses of the Children’s Pool as well as current City policies concerning its use.  We also post signage to help the public better understand the existing controversy at the Children’s Pool.  Your donation will also help support our other programs as well as our ongoing lawsuit to force the Mayor to comply with the law.  If you would like your donation to go towards a specific program, please let us know.

We need your help to save the Children’s Pool! Please consider a donation today!