Welcome to the
San Mateo Police Activities League (PAL)
San Mateo PAL
Does Not Solicit Donations by Phone
We've received several complaints about calls from California
Police Activities League soliciting donations via
telemarketers. Please be aware that San Mateo PAL does not
receive any funding from California PAL. San Mateo PAL will
not solicit donations by phone. If you wish to donate
directly to PAL, please click on the DONATE NOW button on our
Cadet Program Is your child
interested in pursing a career of law enforcement? Receive
police experience and training while volunteering to work with
officers through the Police Cadet Program! You must be between
the ages of 14 - 21, selected through an interview process and
successfully complete a background check. Contact
Officer Laura Sharp at 650-522-5157 for further information.
There are many ways to support
San Mateo PAL. Without the support of our donors we would not
be able to reach all the youth, families, and community
members we do. Now you can
donate online using PayPal!
Who We Are
Since 1997, San Mateo PAL has provided
recreational, educational, and leisure activities at little or
no cost to thousands of San Mateo youth.
by a volunteer board of directors and a staff consisting of
police officers, Parks & Recreation Staff and city employees,
the San Mateo Police Activities League is building a stronger
and safer community through kids – our most valuable asset.
Participate in the
eScrip Program Support San Mateo PAL every time you shop at
your favorite merchants! Register any of your existing grocery loyalty, debit
and/or credit cards and participating merchants will make
contributions to San Mateo PAL based on purchases made by you.
Earnings can be tracked and accessed through your eScrip
online account manager.