2018 Grant History



10,000 Degrees: $30,000 to support Martin Luther King, Jr. Academy’s middle school programming
826 Valencia: $25,000 to support the Writing and Leadership Development Program
Aim High for High School: $50,000 for general support
Alternatives in Action: $25,000 to support middle school programming
America SCORES Bay Area: $25,000 for general support
Berkeley Youth Alternatives: $20,000 to support the Mentoring, Academics, Training, College, and Health (MATCH) program
Blueprint Schools Network: $40,000 to support the Oakland Math Fellows Program
Boys Hope Girls Hope S.F. Bay Area: $25,000 to support the College Road program
Building Blocks for Kids (a project of Tides Center): $25,000 to support the work of Building Blocks for Kids for Connected Schools: Connected Community
Camp Phoenix: $25,000 for general support
Canal Alliance: $35,000 to support the University Prep (UP!) program
Cantare Con Vivo: $25,000 to support Cantare Children’s Choirs
Catholic Charities Of The Diocese Of Oakland: $50,000 to support the Experience Hope program at Pinole Middle School
Chabot Space & Science Center: $20,000 to support the Champions of Science program
Community Music Center: $20,000 to support the Young Musicians program
De Marillac Academy: $30,000 to support the Student Scholarship Program
East Bay Asian Youth Center: $25,000 to support the Middle School After-School Learning program
East Bay Center for the Performing Arts: $25,000 to support the Discover Phase of the Young Artist Diploma Program
East Oakland Youth Development Center: $25,000 to support the Bridge program
First Graduate: $25,000 for general support
Girl Scouts of Northern California: $20,000 to support the Discover Together program
Girls Inc. of Alameda County: $35,000 to support the Girls on Track program
Golden Gate National Parks Conservancy: $25,000 to support the Urban Trailblazers program
Martin Luther King, Jr. Freedom Center: $30,000 to support Martin Luther King, Jr. Academy’s middle school programming
Mindful Life Project: $20,000 for general support
North Marin Community Services: $60,000 for general support
Oakland Youth Chorus: $30,000 to support choral programs for middle school youth
Partners in School Innovation: $30,000 for general support
Peer Resources (a project of Community Initiatives): $35,000 for general support
Performing Arts Workshop: $35,000 for general support
Point Reyes National Seashore Association: $20,000 to support the Science at the Seashore program
Pro Arts: $20,000 to support the Middle-School Youth Arts program
Project Avary: $30,000 for general support
Real Options for City Kids: $30,000 for general support
Richmond Art Center: $35,000 to support the Middle School Age program
Saint Ignatius College Preparatory: $25,000 to support the tuition of a Father Sauer Academy Scholar
San Francisco Jazz Organization: $25,000 to support the Jazz in the Middle program
San Francisco Symphony: $25,000 to support the Music and Mentors program
Schools, Mentoring and Resource Team (SMART): $20,000 to support the Middle School Access Program
Seven Tepees Youth Program: $25,000 to support the Learning Center
Shakespeare – San Francisco: $30,000 to support scholarships for Midnight Shakespeare and Bay Area Shakespeare Camps
SOAR for Youth: $25,000 for general support
Spark Program: $35,000 for general support
Special Olympics Northern California: $35,000 to support the Unified Champion Schools Program in San Francisco, Contra Costa and Alameda Counties
The Marine Mammal Center: $30,000 to support the Ocean Ambassadors program
University of San Francisco: $30,000 to support the Middle School Literacies program
Upward Roots: $25,000 to support the Youth Roots program
Waterside Workshops: $25,000 to support  programming for middle school youth
Women’s Audio Mission: $30,000 to support the Girls on the Mic program
YES Nature to Neighborhoods: $35,000 to support the Leadership Pathway program
YMCA of the East Bay: $20,000 to support the Expanded Learning Program


Alameda County Community Food Bank: $65,000 for general support
Bay Area Rescue Mission: $35,000 for general support
Berkeley Food and Housing Project: $25,000 to support the North County Women’s Center
Building Futures: $20,000 for general support
Catholic Charities CYO of the Archdiocese of San Francisco: $75,000 for general support
Center for Domestic Peace: $30,000 to support the Emergency Shelter
Curry Senior Center: $30,000 for general support
District Council Society of St. Vincent de Paul of Contra Costa County: $30,000 for general support
Dorothy Day House: $20,000 to support Berkeley Homeless Community Breakfast
ExtraFood Org: $30,000 for general support
Family Emergency Shelter Coalition (FESCO): $30,000 for general support
Food Bank of Contra Costa and Solano: $50,000 to support the Food Bank’s efforts in Contra Costa County
Homeward Bound of Marin: $50,000 for general support
La Casa de las Madres: $30,000 for general support
Larkin Street Youth Services: $40,000 for general support
Loaves and Fishes of Contra Costa County: $30,000 for general support
Meals on Wheels Diablo Region: $40,000 for general support
Meals On Wheels of San Francisco: $300,000 to support the 50th Anniversary Capital Building Campaign
Mercy Retirement and Care Center: $20,000 to support the Mercy Brown Bag Program
Monument Crisis Center: $35,000 for general support
Northern California Presbyterian Homes & Services: $30,000 to support the San Francisco Senior Center
Prescott-Joseph Center for Community Enhancement: $20,000 to support the West Oakland Food Pantry
Project Open Hand: $30,000 to support the Community Nutrition Program
Ritter Center: $35,000 to support the food pantry
San Francisco Food Bank: $50,000 for general support
SAVE: $35,000 for general support
SHELTER, Inc.: $35,000 for general support
Society of St. Vincent de Paul of Alameda County: $20,000 for general support
St. Anthony Foundation: $20,000 to support the Dining Room
St. Mary’s Center: $40,000 for general support
St. Vincent de Paul Society of San Francisco: $35,000 for general support
STAND! For Families Free of Violence: $35,000 for general support
The Good Shepherd Gracenter of San Francisco: $25,000 for general support
Vietnamese American Community Center of the East Bay: $35,000 to support the Senior Nutrition and Wellness program
West Marin Senior Services: $30,000 to support the Care Management programs