Welcome to the British Benevolent Society!


The British Benevolent Society of California is a very unique charity and social hub for Brits in the Bay Area. Your membership allows us to continue the special work of helping those less fortunate and promote British benevolence in our own community.

The British Benevolent Society of California provides aid and relief to British Citizens in need.  Our support comes from generous donations, legacies and fundraising by members, and our community in California.


Consul General Andrew Whittaker

May 19th, 2017|Comments Off on Consul General Andrew Whittaker

We work closely with the British Consulates in San Francisco and Los Angeles to provide assistance and resources on unique and vulnerable cases.

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First National Bank of Northern California

First National Bank of Northern California is dedicated to providing the finest in financial services to our valued customers. We …read more>

Florin Pensions LLC

Florin Pensions LLC is an investment advisory firm specializing in UK pension transfers and only advises expatriates in respect of …read more>

 Corporate members are an essential element to maintaining our relief work. With their financial contributions we can continue to assist those in need throughout our communities and connect Brits in the Bay Area.


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