Each year our new Mr. Bear San Diego elects and presents his charities for his term as Mr. Bear San Diego.

Special Delivery San Diego has been saving lives and filling bellies with nourishment since 1991. They are a non-profit organization with a staff that is 100% volunteer! They currently cook and deliver fresh, homemade and nutritious meals to 130+ individuals and families five days a week!

Special Delivery’s mission is to alleviate hunger and malnourishment for those living with AIDS, Cancer and other critical illnesses & to people medically homebound throughout the San Diego community. Fresh, wholesome food is prepared, infused with love and home-delivered to feed both the body and the soul.

SistersFounded in 2005, The Asylum of the Tortured Heart, or the San Diego Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence, is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization composed of men and women dedicated to the support, education and development of diverse communities of San Diego.


Founded in 1976, Stepping Stone is a non-profit alcohol and drug recovery agency that offers a variety of treatment and recovery programs incorporating evidence-based best practices.

As an organization dedicated to helping individuals who want to be treated for their alcohol and other drug problems with their co-occurring disorders, Stepping Stone celebrates the diversity of the communities in which we live by being inclusive and accepting. They provide a safe and healing environment that encourages health of the mind, body and spirit while meeting the needs of those in recovery so they may celebrate courageous, balanced living.

Stepping Stone provides professional, effective services that are cutting-edge, integrated and progressive, which are also supportive and compassionate.

Stepping Stone believes that with a caring and safe environment and holistic treatment, every individual has the ability to live a balanced life free of addiction.