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A nonprofit family resource agency dedicated to strengthening children, families, and child care providers. It provides access to affordable, quality child care by connecting families and providers to a wide network of community partners, child focused resources, and financial assistance programs.

Giving Areas Amount
Year
Purpose
responsive
$7,500
2020

general support, COVID-19 Rapid Response Funding

safe spaces
$40,000
2020

general support

safe spaces
$40,000
2019

general support

safe spaces
$30,000
2018

general support

A trusted resource for child care and preschool needs for parents living and working in San Mateo County. 4Cs supports the county’s 1,000 licensed child care providers and preschool programs, investing in professional development and improving program quality.

Giving Areas Amount
Year
Purpose
responsive
$20,000
2020

general support, COVID-19 Rapid Response Funding

safe spaces
$40,000
2020

general support, $40,000 per year for three years (payment one of three, total grant amount $120,000)

safe spaces
$35,000
2019

general support

A nonprofit that provides advocacy, financial support, and leadership for Alameda County's public libraries. The library system has 10 branches.

Giving Areas Amount
Year
Purpose
safe spaces
$75,000
2018

capital support for 0-5 spaces in the Fremont and Union City branches

An agency in the City of Alameda that provides a range of services to over 2,300 individuals each year. It offers Head Start, Early Head Start, and other family support services that serve 330 children ages 0-5.

Giving Areas Amount
Year
Purpose
safe spaces
$35,000
2019

general support, $35,000 per year for three years (payment two of three, total grant amount $105,000)

safe spaces
$35,000
2018

general support, $35,000 per year for three years (payment one of three, total grant amount $105,000)

bright spots
$5,500
2018

general support

safe spaces
$35,000
2017

general support

A youth-focused nonprofit that offers after school and school-linked services, including an early childhood education center in East Oakland that will serve 61 children.

Giving Areas Amount
Year
Purpose
safe spaces
$50,000
2018

capital support for the Early Childhood Education Center

safe spaces
$50,000
2017

capital support for the Early Childhood Education Center

The only full-time Latino nonprofit in Berkeley providing bilingual (Spanish-English) childcare and education to children ages 2-10 years of age. It operates two childcare centers that serve 175 children.

Giving Areas Amount
Year
Purpose
safe spaces
$20,000
2020

general support

responsive
$50,000
2020

general support, COVID-19 Rapid Response Funding

safe spaces
$20,000
2019

general support

bright spots
$5,000
2018

general support

safe spaces
$20,000
2018

general support

safe spaces
$20,000
2017

general support

A nonprofit child care resource and referral agency serving over 1700 households in Northern Alameda County. It offers workshops, classes, and support groups for parents and caregivers, and helps connect families with all types of child care options, from babysitters and nannies to preschools and family child care centers. It offers services and support in nine different languages, including Spanish, Chinese, Amharic, and Thai

Giving Areas Amount
Year
Purpose
safe spaces
$45,000
2020

general support

responsive
$5,000
2020

general support, COVID-19 Rapid Response Funding

responsive
$20,000
2020

general support, COVID-19 Rapid Response Funding

safe spaces
$45,000
2019

general support

safe spaces
$45,000
2018

general support

A short-term residential care facility that provides supportive services to families who are in stress or crisis by offering free and temporary 24-hour residential care for children ages 0-11. Each year, it serves over 250 children, two-thirds of whom are ages 0-5.

Giving Areas Amount
Year
Purpose
responsive
$25,000
2020

general support, COVID-19 Rapid Response Funding

safe spaces
$30,000
2020

general support, $30,000 per year for three years
(payment three of three, total grant amount $90,000)

safe spaces
$30,000
2019

general support, $30,000 per year for three years
(payment two of three, total grant amount $90,000)

safe spaces
$30,000
2018

general support, $30,000 per year for three years (payment one of three, total grant amount $90,000)

safe spaces
$30,000
2017

general support

A school district serving 9000 students in East Salinas, Monterey County. The new Buckhorn Early Learning Center will provide preschool programming to 120 young children.
Giving Areas Amount
Year
Purpose
safe spaces
$50,000
2020

the Buckhorn Early Learning Center

A collaborative of families, faith leaders, community based organizations, local foundations, government officials, school representatives, and public health officials working to create sustainable and positive health outcomes in Southwest Merced and East Merced County. It seeks to reduce health disparities and improve community health overall through systemic change fueled by adult and youth resident engagement and community collaboration

Giving Areas Amount
Year
Purpose
safe spaces
$25,000
2018

Building Healthy Communities Merced

A membership organization of local child care resource and referral agencies. It works to expand and improve the supply and quality of family child care.
Giving Areas Amount
Year
Purpose
safe spaces
$50,000
2020

general support

safe spaces
$50,000
2019

general support

A statewide nonprofit with a mission of promoting, supporting, and improving the health and early development of children from the prenatal stage to five years of age by partnering with local First 5 agencies.
Giving Areas Amount
Year
Purpose
safe spaces
$50,000
2020

general support

safe spaces
$50,000
2019

general support

A nonprofit that trains farmworkers and low-income residents in Monterey and Santa Cruz counties to form and lead neighborhood-based housing and health committees so that residents can advocate for improved housing and health conditions.

Giving Areas Amount
Year
Purpose
safe spaces
$40,000
2019

general support, $40,000 per year for two years (payment one of two, total grant amount $80,000)

safe spaces
$25,000
2018

general support

safe spaces
$40,000
2017

the planning of the community space on the Sanbourn Ranch House property

A volunteer-run nonprofit organization created to support the development of Chanticleer Park in the Live Oak community of Santa Cruz.

Giving Areas Amount
Year
Purpose
safe spaces
$40,000
2018

the development of Chanticleer Park

safe spaces
$75,000
2017

the development of Chanticleer Park

A unit of the Stanislaus County Office of Education. It oversees the county's resource and referral service as well as Early Head Start, Migrant Head Start, and Head Start programs. It serves over 8,000 young children each year.

Giving Areas Amount
Year
Purpose
safe spaces
$125,000
2020

Child & Family Services

responsive
$20,000
2020

general support, COVID-19 Rapid Response Funding

safe spaces
$125,000
2019

Child & Family Services

bright spots
$5,000
2018

general support

safe spaces
$125,000
2018

Child & Family Services

A nonprofit that operates four shelters providing 24-hour emergency shelter and childcare services to children from birth to 17 years of age. Shelters support over 1,800 children each year, providing a safe space during short-term episodes of family trauma and dislocation.

Giving Areas Amount
Year
Purpose
safe spaces
$60,000
2020

general support, $60,000 per year for three years (payment three of three, total grant amount $180,000)

responsive
$30,000
2020

general support, COVID-19 Rapid Response Funding

safe spaces
$60,000
2019

general support, $60,000 per year for three years (payment two of three, total grant amount $180,000)

safe spaces
$60,000
2018

general support, $60,000 per year for three years (payment one of three, total grant amount $180,000)

safe spaces
$60,000
2017

general support

A children’s museum that serves over 350,000 children and families in the South Bay each year. It provides interactive experiences that delight and engage children by inspiring them to explore, touch, and experiment.

Giving Areas Amount
Year
Purpose
safe spaces
$70,000
2016

community outreach programs

safe spaces
$100,000
2016

Bill’s Backyard Capital Budget

A renowned storybook-themed park that is dedicated to stimulating a child’s imagination, creativity, and desire to learn. Each year, over 210,000 children and families visit the whimsical park.

Giving Areas Amount
Year
Purpose
safe spaces
$30,000
2016

community outreach programs

safe spaces
$50,000
2016

65 More Years Campaign

A nonprofit child care resource and referral agency serving nearly 1400 households in Contra Costa County. It offers a wide range of free and low cost programs and services so parents can work and children are ready for success in school and life.

Giving Areas Amount
Year
Purpose
safe spaces
$40,000
2020

general support

safe spaces
$40,000
2019

general support

safe spaces
$40,000
2018

general support

A nonprofit that provides Head Start and Early Head Start along with preschool and child care services to 425 children across 15 locations in Alameda County.

Giving Areas Amount
Year
Purpose
safe spaces
$35,000
2020

general support, $35,000 per year for three years (payment three of three, total grant amount $105,000)

safe spaces
$35,000
2019

general support, $35,000 per year for three years (payment two of three, total grant amount $105,000)

safe spaces
$35,000
2018

general support, $35,000 per year for three years (payment one of three, total grant amount $105,000)

safe spaces
$35,000
2017

general support

A county library system with over 25 locations that holds over 3,000 events for children ages 0-5, their caregivers, and their families.

Giving Areas Amount
Year
Purpose
safe spaces
$75,000
2017

capital support for 0-5 spaces in 12 libraries

safe spaces
$60,000
2017

capital support of North Richmond library space

A community program dedicated to creating health equity. It uses a policy and environmental change approach to help community members gain access to healthy food, healthy beverages, and safe places to be physically active. In Merced, the program works with parents to advocate for health needs, community play spaces, safe routes to schools, and other resources.

Giving Areas Amount
Year
Purpose
safe spaces
$50,000
2017

Cultiva La Salud in Merced County

A children’s science museum that serves over 150,000 children and families on-site and off-site at public education programs each year. It offers an interactive playground for children to discover the power of real science through play and experimentation.

Giving Areas Amount
Year
Purpose
safe spaces
$50,000
2016

community outreach programs

safe spaces
$1,000,000
2016

capital campaign to remodel and expand current museum, allowing for additional exhibit space, more classrooms, expanded school programs, and outdoor play

An affordable family rental housing community in Seaside, California with 192 apartment units.

Giving Areas Amount
Year
Purpose
safe spaces
$30,000
2017

the Del Monte Manor Playground

An early childhood school that serves 168 children ages 0-5 and their families in a model early learning school with 16 high-quality early learning classrooms and outdoor spaces. It also provides a family resource center, library, playscape, and satellite children’s museum for community members of the Santee neighborhood and beyond.

Giving Areas Amount
Year
Purpose
safe spaces
$60,000
2020

general support, $60,000 per year for three years (payment one of three, total grant amount $180,000)

responsive
$5,000
2020

general support, COVID-19 Rapid Response Funding

safe spaces
$60,000
2019

general support

bright spots
$5,500
2018

general support

safe spaces
$100,000
2018

classrooms and indoor/outdoor learning spaces, $100,000 per year for three years (payment three of three, total grant amount $300,000)

safe spaces
$100,000
2017

classrooms and indoor/outdoor learning spaces, $100,000 per year for three years (payment two of three, total grant amount $300,000)

safe spaces
$100,000
2016

classrooms and indoor/outdoor learning spaces, $100,000 per year for three years (payment one of three, total grant amount $300,000)

A Santa Cruz nonprofit delivering an array of programs county-wide including behavioral health, family and social well-being, early childhood education, and housing services. The organization's early childhood programs includes Head Start, Early Head Start, and State Preschool.

Giving Areas Amount
Year
Purpose
safe spaces
$100,000
2020

general support, $100,000 per year for three years (payment two of three, total grant amount $300,000)

responsive
$25,000
2020

general support, COVID-19 Rapid Response Funding

safe spaces
$100,000
2019

general support, $100,000 per year for three years (payment one of three, total grant amount $300,000)

safe spaces
$100,000
2018

general support

A resource and referral center that also administers the child care food program, supports training for child care providers, parent education, and operates the county's 211 system. It serves over 6,000 households each year.

Giving Areas Amount
Year
Purpose
safe spaces
$50,000
2020

general support

safe spaces
$50,000
2019

general support

safe spaces
$75,000
2018
general support

A Stockton-based nonprofit that serves families in the South, Central, and Eastern areas of the city to address issues of violence, poverty, re-entry, and family engagement. It serves over 1,000 households each year, including 350 young children.

Giving Areas Amount
Year
Purpose
responsive
$10,000
2020

general support, COVID-19 Rapid Response Funding

responsive
$7,500
2020

general support, COVID-19 Rapid Response Funding

family support
$35,000
2020

general support

family support
$35,000
2019

general support

bright spots
$10,000
2018

general support

safe spaces
$50,000
2017

general support

A countywide nonprofit that promotes health and well-being for children ages 0-5. It contracts with four community-based organizations to operate five First 5 Centers which provide health programs, child development classes, family services, and referrals.

Giving Areas Amount
Year
Purpose
family support
$100,000
2020

general support, $100,000 per year for three years (payment two of three, total grant amount $300,000)

safe spaces
$50,000
2020

Community Engagement and Advocacy Program, $50,000 per year for two years (payment two of two, total grant amount $100,000)

family support
$100,000
2019

general support, $100,000 per year for three years (payment one of three, total grant amount $300,000)

safe spaces
$50,000
2019

Community Engagement and Advocacy Program, $50,000 per year for two years (payment one of two, total grant amount $100,000)

family support
$100,000
2018

support for First 5 centers, $100,000 per year for three years (payment three of three, total grant amount $300,000)

safe spaces
$50,000
2018

Community Engagement and Advocacy Program

family support
$100,000
2017

First 5 centers, $100,000 per year for three years (payment two of three, total grant amount $300,000)

safe spaces
$25,000
2017

capacity building for the Park Equity and Community Safety project

family support
$100,000
2016

First 5 centers, $100,000 per year for three years (payment one of three, total grant amount $300,000)

A countywide agency that funds programs serving 4,000 children ages 0-5 years old and their families. Services include quality child care and preschool, developmental screening, and parenting programs.

Giving Areas Amount
Year
Purpose
safe spaces
$20,000
2018

general support

A nonprofit that promotes the health, early learning, and social-emotional well-being of children ages 0-5 via strategic investments and partnerships. Its programs include playgroups, in-home parent education, and car seat safety training.

Giving Areas Amount
Year
Purpose
safe spaces
$50,000
2020

general support

responsive
$15,000
2020

general support, COVID-19 Rapid Response Funding

safe spaces
$50,000
2019

general support

safe spaces
$50,000
2018

general support

A nonprofit organization that provides funding for the 17 Monterey County libraries to operate child literacy and other programming, purchase books and materials, and invest in capital improvements.

Giving Areas Amount
Year
Purpose
safe spaces
$75,000
2018

a new bookmobile

safe spaces
$65,000
2017

general support

A nonprofit organization that works to provide annual resources to support San Mateo County Libraries’ goals and system initiatives.

Giving Areas Amount
Year
Purpose
safe spaces
$50,000
2019

Brisbane Library Children’s Area

A nonprofit that provides financial contributions to the City of Salinas Library system in order to fund programs and purchases not within the Library budget. It also works to create public awareness of and community support for the Library system and its literacy programs

Giving Areas Amount
Year
Purpose
safe spaces
$75,000
2019

expansion of library facilities and enhanced children's areas, $75,000 per year for two years (payment two of two, total grant amount $150,000)

safe spaces
$75,000
2018

expansion of library facilities and enhanced children's areas, $75,000 per year for two years (payment one of two, total grant amount $150,000)

A nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting the Santa Cruz Public Libraries. The organization supports the libraries’ children’s literacy programs, book and media purchases, technical and facilities upgrades, and more.

Giving Areas Amount
Year
Purpose
safe spaces
$75,000
2019

renovations to the Branciforte Library Children's Room and Outdoor Children's Patio

safe spaces
$12,000
2018

improvements to the children's space at the Live Oak Branch

An early education provider that serves families in Santa Clara, San Benito, Monterey, and Santa Cruz Counties. The organization operates nine licensed centers and maintains a network of affiliated family child-care homes for infants, preschool, and school-age children.

Giving Areas Amount
Year
Purpose
responsive
$25,000
2020

general support, COVID-19 Rapid Response Funding

safe spaces
$75,000
2020

general support

safe spaces
$30,000
2019

Executive Director Search

safe spaces
$75,000
2019

general support

safe spaces
$75,000
2018

general support

A nonprofit in East San Jose that provides a comfortable, culturally and linguistically sensitive environment where families learn together and build a network of support with others in the community. It offers an array of services to parents, other providers, and children, including operating a state-funded preschool.

Giving Areas Amount
Year
Purpose
responsive
$10,000
2020

general support, COVID-19 Rapid Response Funding

responsive
$40,000
2020

general support, COVID-19 Rapid Response Funding

safe spaces
$50,000
2019

the Preschool Capital Campaign

safe spaces
$40,000
2019

general support, $40,000 per year for three years (payment two of three, total grant amount $120,000)

safe spaces
$40,000
2018

general support, $40,000 per year for three years (payment one of three, total grant amount $120,000)

safe spaces
$30,000
2018

strategic planning

safe spaces
$40,000
2017

general support

An interactive, play-based learning center that encourages young children to be the big kids. Children can explore the arts and culture in a safe setting designed especially for small hands, bodies, and growing minds.

Giving Areas Amount
Year
Purpose
safe spaces
$25,000
2016

community outreach programs

A nonprofit child care resource and referral agency serving over 4600 households in Alameda County. It offers child care subsidies, playgroups, provider training, and a food and diaper pantry.

Giving Areas Amount
Year
Purpose
safe spaces
$30,000
2020

general support

responsive
$10,000
2020

general support, COVID-19 Rapid Response Funding

responsive
$10,000
2020

general support, COVID-19 Rapid Response Funding

safe spaces
$30,000
2019

general support

safe spaces
$25,000
2018

general support

A nonprofit that provides job training and placement services in Menlo Park and East Palo Alto. It also operates a child development center for the children of clients and community members.

Giving Areas Amount
Year
Purpose
safe spaces
$20,000
2016

capital improvements for the Child Development Center's playground

The largest single provider of preschool in the Bay Area. It serves over 4,000 children each day across 50 sites in four counties. Ninety-five percent of families receive free or reduced-cost services.

Giving Areas Amount
Year
Purpose
safe spaces
$200,000
2020

general support, $200,000 per year for three years (payment three of three, total grant amount $600,000)

responsive
$35,000
2020

general support, COVID-19 Rapid Response Funding

safe spaces
$200,000
2019

general support, $200,000 per year for three years (payment two of three, total grant amount $600,000)

safe spaces
$200,000
2018

general support, $200,000 per year for three years (payment one of three, total grant amount $600,000)

safe spaces
$200,000
2017

general support

A nonprofit providing educational opportunities and outreach to low-income immigrant women and their children who are living in south Santa Clara County.

Giving Areas Amount
Year
Purpose
safe spaces
$20,000
2020

general support, $20,000 per year for three years (payment three of three, total grant amount $60,000)

responsive
$20,000
2020

general support, COVID-19 Rapid Response Funding

safe spaces
$20,000
2019

general support, $20,000 per year for three years (payment two of three, total grant amount $60,000)

safe spaces
$20,000
2018

general support, $20,000 per year for three years (payment one of three, total grant amount $60,000)

An initiative formed by Live Oak Preschool parents, local education, health, and social service leaders working together to ensure that all Live Oak children can reach their full potential. Together, stakeholders are developing a family-centered, results-based framework to ensure all Live Oak children are happy, healthy and ready to succeed in school, college & career.
Giving Areas Amount
Year
Purpose
safe spaces
$50,000
2020

the charitable activities of the Live Oak Cradle to Career initiative, $50,000 per year for three years (payment one of three, total grant amount $150,000)

responsive
$15,000
2020

the charitable activities of the Live Oak Cradle to Career initiative

responsive
$5,000
2020

the charitable activities of Live Oak Cradle to Career initiative, COVID-19 Rapid Response Funding

safe spaces
$50,000
2019

the charitable activities of the Live Oak Cradle to Career initiative

safe spaces
$50,000
2018

the charitable activities of the Live Oak Cradle to Career initiative

safe spaces
$50,000
2017

the charitable activities of the Live Oak Cradle to Career initiative

A child and family resource center that develops and operates four innovative centers that provide safe spaces for over 400 families with children ages 0-5 to gather, connect, learn, and play.

Giving Areas Amount
Year
Purpose
safe spaces
$75,000
2020

general support, $75,000 per year for three years (payment two of three, total grant amount $225,000)

safe spaces
$25,000
2020

FRC network capacity building

responsive
$5,000
2020

general support, COVID-19 Rapid Response Funding

safe spaces
$75,000
2019

general support, $75,000 per year for three years (payment one of three, total grant amount $225,000)

safe spaces
$25,000
2018

FRC network capacity building

safe spaces
$75,000
2018

support for child and family resource center sites, $75,000 per year for three years (payment three of three, total grant amount $225,000)

safe spaces
$75,000
2017

child and family resource center sites, $75,000 per year for three years (payment two of three, total grant amount $225,000)

bright spots
$10,000
2017

general support

safe spaces
$75,000
2016

child and family resource center sites, $75,000 per year for three years (payment one of three, total grant amount $225,000)

A county agency that operates early childhood education programs, a resource and referral service, and many other services that provide support to over 3,000 children ages 0-5.

Giving Areas Amount
Year
Purpose
safe spaces
$40,000
2020

Early Education Department

family support
$25,000
2020

Family Resource Center Strategic Plan

responsive
$20,000
2020

general support, COVID-19 Rapid Response Funding

safe spaces
$40,000
2019

Early Education Department

safe spaces
$40,000
2018

Early Education Department

A nonprofit providing a myriad of social services programs that aim to advance the upward mobility of the greater Latino community of California. Core programs include child care and early education, senior services, and community services.
Giving Areas Amount
Year
Purpose
safe spaces
$75,000
2020

early childhood programming in Monterey County, $75,000 per year for three years (payment one of three, total grant amount $225,000)

safe spaces
$75,000
2019

early childhood programming in Monterey County

A foundation that helps community members and groups improve parks by providing fiscal sponsorship, fundraising support, and technical assistance. It bridges the gap between the City of Oakland’s Parks, Recreation and Youth Development, and Public Works Administration departments to fund safe and clean spaces.

Giving Areas Amount
Year
Purpose
safe spaces
$75,000
2018

capital improvements at Holly Mini Park

safe spaces
$100,000
2017

capital improvements for tot lots at Lafayette Square Park and Lincoln Square Parks

A nonprofit that provides financial support for the Oakland Public Library system, which serves over 300,000 members and the larger community across 16 branches.

Giving Areas Amount
Year
Purpose
safe spaces
$115,000
2018
furnishings and equipment for 0-5 spaces at West Oakland, Brookfield, and Asian branches, $115,000 per year for two years (payment two of two, total grant amount $230,000)
safe spaces
$115,000
2017

furnishings and equipment for 0-5 spaces at West Oakland, Brookfield, and Asian branches, $115,000 per year for two years (payment one of two, total grant amount $230,000)

A parent-led grassroots organization that advocates for increased child care subsidies so that parents are able to work and provide for their families. Its goal is to advance equitable early education policy.

Giving Areas Amount
Year
Purpose
safe spaces
$30,000
2019

general support, $30,000 per year for three years (payment two of three, total grant amount $90,000)

safe spaces
$30,000
2018

general support, $30,000 per year for three years (payment one of three, total grant amount $90,000)

safe spaces
$25,000
2017

general support

A nonprofit dedicated to strengthening the community by providing children, families, and older adults with the support and tools to realize their full potential and lead healthy, stable lives. As part of its early learning initiative, it operates nine child development centers in San Mateo County, providing quality preschool for 500 children.

Giving Areas Amount
Year
Purpose
safe spaces
$100,000
2020

general support, $100,000 per year for three years (payment one of three, total grant amount $300,000)

responsive
$10,000
2020

general support, COVID-19 Rapid Response Funding

safe spaces
$40,000
2019

a feasibility study for the Midway Early Learning Center Capital Campaign

safe spaces
$100,000
2019

general support, $100,000 per year for three years (payment three of three, total grant amount $300,000)

safe spaces
$100,000
2018

general support, $100,000 per year for three years (payment two of three, total grant amount $300,000)

bright spots
$10,000
2018

general support

bright spots
$10,000
2017

general support

safe spaces
$100,000
2017

general support, $100,000 per year for three years (payment one of three, total grant amount $300,000)

A community organization with two safe and free, vibrant outdoor spaces for children to play and learn in Richmond's Iron Triangle neighborhood. Together with residents, it creates and sustains beautiful spaces for people of all ages to be with one another.

Giving Areas Amount
Year
Purpose
responsive
$5,000
2020

general support, COVID-19 Rapid Response Funding

safe spaces
$50,000
2020

general support, $50,000 per year for three years (payment three of three, total grant amount $150,000)

safe spaces
$50,000
2019

general support, $50,000 per year for three years (payment two of three, total grant amount $150,000)

safe spaces
$50,000
2018

general support, $50,000 per year for three years (payment one of three, total grant amount $150,000)

safe spaces
$50,000
2017

general support

food security
$50,000
2016

planning phase of Pogo Park Food Program

safe spaces
$125,000
2016

general support

safe spaces
$215,000
2016

capital support to complete the Tot Lot

A nonprofit organization established to support the Redwood City Library in cultivating literacy, life-long learning, and community connections.
Giving Areas Amount
Year
Purpose
safe spaces
$50,000
2019

Early Childhood Makerspace

A community-based organization with a mission to improve safety, education, housing, job creation, and health.
Giving Areas Amount
Year
Purpose
safe spaces
$35,000
2019

the charitable activities of the Reinvent South Stockton Coalition

An organization that works to improve wages and working conditions for the nation’s restaurant workforce. In the Bay Area, it will pilot an initiative to improve child care options for workers.
Giving Areas Amount
Year
Purpose
safe spaces
$25,000
2019

Parent Care Share Project

A nonprofit that provides a continuum of educational, health, and family support services to 3,000 families in Oakland, including 900 children.

Giving Areas Amount
Year
Purpose
safe spaces
$50,000
2020

general support, $50,000 per year for three years (payment two of three, total grant amount $150,000)

safe spaces
$50,000
2019

general support, $50,000 per year for three years (payment one of three, total grant amount $150,000)

safe spaces
$50,000
2018

general support

bright spots
$6,000
2018

general support

safe spaces
$50,000
2017

general support

safe spaces
$50,000
2016

general support

An agency in West Oakland that provides comprehensive early learning programs for toddlers and preschoolers, a licensed full-day kindergarten, and before- and after-school programs for older children. Last year, it served 244 children.

Giving Areas Amount
Year
Purpose
safe spaces
$50,000
2020

general support, $50,000 per year for three years (payment three of three, total grant amount $150,000)

responsive
$10,000
2020

general support, COVID-19 Rapid Response Funding

responsive
$5,000
2020

general support, COVID-19 Rapid Response Funding

safe spaces
$50,000
2019

general support, $50,000 per year for three years (payment two of three, total grant amount $150,000)

safe spaces
$50,000
2018

general support, $50,000 per year for three years (payment one of three, total grant amount $150,000)

safe spaces
$50,000
2017

general support

A nonprofit that provides advocacy, financial support, and leadership to transform San Jose's public libraries into vibrant learning centers. The library system comprises 23 branches.

Giving Areas Amount
Year
Purpose
safe spaces
$40,000
2019

Bridge branch library at Innvision Villa

safe spaces
$100,000
2018

the bridge library projects, $100,000 per year for two years (payment two of two, total grant amount $200,000)

safe spaces
$100,000
2017

the bridge library projects, $100,000 per year for two years (payment one of two, total grant amount $200,000)

A network of 12 libraries that host over 2 million visitors each year, including thousands of families, caregivers, and children.
Giving Areas Amount
Year
Purpose
safe spaces
$50,000
2017

capital support of early learning spaces

A public library system operating 8 libraries throughout Santa Clara County.

Giving Areas Amount
Year
Purpose
safe spaces
$100,000
2017

improvements to children and family spaces at the Gilroy and Morgan Hill libraries

A statewide agency that provides a continuum of school, community-based, and family-focused treatment services for children and families. Its Building Blocks Therapeutic Preschool, based in Oakland, serves 116 young children each year.

Giving Areas Amount
Year
Purpose
safe spaces
$20,000
2019

Building Blocks Therapeutic Preschool

safe spaces
$20,000
2018

Building Blocks Therapeutic Preschool

safe spaces
$20,000
2017

Building Blocks Therapeutic Preschool

A community foundation that provides leadership, expertise and capital to help address challenging social issues in the region. It shapes critical public policy issues, partners with nonprofit groups advancing the best ideas, and directs resources swiftly and strategically toward unforeseen needs.
Giving Areas Amount
Year
Purpose
responsive
$270,000
2020

COVID-19 Coronavirus Regional RESPONSIVE Fund, with $120,000 to support organizations in San Mateo County and $150,000 to support organizations in Santa Clara County

2020 census
$50,000
2019

San Mateo and Santa Clara Census Pooled Fund, $60,000 in 2019 and $50,000 in 2020
(payment two of two, total grant amount $110,000)

2020 census
$60,000
2019

San Mateo and Santa Clara Census Pooled Fund, $60,000 in 2019 and $50,000 in 2020
(payment one of two, total grant amount $110,000)

safe spaces
$50,000
2017
Choose Children 2018

A nonprofit located in the Mayfair neighborhood of East San Jose that is working to support children, organize families, connect neighbors, and address systemic inequalities in order to uplift the dreams, power, and leadership of the community.

Giving Areas Amount
Year
Purpose
responsive
$25,000
2020

general support, COVID-19 Rapid Response Funding

safe spaces
$50,000
2019

general support, $50,000 per year for three years (payment two of three, total grant amount $150,000)

safe spaces
$50,000
2018

general support, $50,000 per year for three years (payment one of three, total grant amount $150,000)

safe spaces
$50,000
2017

general support

A nonprofit dedicated to raising funds to support learning and literacy at South San Francisco Libraries. Its initiatives include funding library collections, children’s services, literacy programs, cultural and educational classes and events for all ages, access to current information and technologies, community connections, and improved facilities.

Giving Areas Amount
Year
Purpose
safe spaces
$75,000
2019

capital campaign for new main library

A nonprofit based in West Oakland that operates a preschool for over 40 children and their families.

Giving Areas Amount
Year
Purpose
safe spaces
$20,000
2020

St. Mary’s Center Preschool

safe spaces
$20,000
2019

St. Mary’s Center Preschool

safe spaces
$25,000
2019

planning for full-day childcare

safe spaces
$15,000
2018

St. Mary’s Center Preschool

safe spaces
$15,000
2017

St. Mary’s Center Preschool

A public library system that operates 13 community branches across the county. It serves over 100,000 individuals each year and provides regular children's events including story times, cultural programming, and literacy initiatives.

Giving Areas Amount
Year
Purpose
safe spaces
$75,000
2019

Empire Library branch

safe spaces
$55,000
2017

Pop-up Library in the Grayson Community Center

An agency based in Stockton that protects children from abuse and neglect and strengthens families through a range of prevention, intervention, and education services. It serves nearly 17,000 families each year.

Giving Areas Amount
Year
Purpose
responsive
$25,000
2020

general support, COVID-19 Rapid Response Funding

safe spaces
$90,000
2019

general support, $90,000 per year for three years (payment one of three, total grant amount $270,000)

safe spaces
$75,000
2018

early education and family strengthening programs

bright spots
$10,000
2018

general support

safe spaces
$75,000
2017

early education and family strengthening programs

A nonprofit providing high quality, comprehensive early care and education and family services in San Mateo County. It operates 12 centers and contracts with family care providers to offer child care to more than 650 young children.

Giving Areas Amount
Year
Purpose
safe spaces
$100,000
2020

general support, $100,000 per year for three years (payment one of three, total grant amount $300,000)

responsive
$10,000
2020

general support, COVID-19 Rapid Response Funding

responsive
$10,000
2020

general support, COVID-19 Rapid Response Funding

safe spaces
$100,000
2019

general support, $100,000 per year for three years (payment three of three, total grant amount $300,000)

safe spaces
$20,000
2019

strategic planning and rebranding project

bright spots
$10,000
2018

general support

safe spaces
$100,000
2018

general support, $100,000 per year for three years (payment two of three, total grant amount $300,000)

safe spaces
$100,000
2017

general support, $100,000 per year for three years (payment one of three, total grant amount $300,000)

A nonprofit community development corporation in the Fruitvale District of Oakland. It operates Head Start and Early Head Start programs that serve 835 children in Alameda and Contra Costa counties.

Giving Areas Amount
Year
Purpose
responsive
$5,000
2020

general support, COVID-19 Rapid Response Funding

safe spaces
$50,000
2020

Head Start and Early Head Start programs, $50,000 per year for three years (payment two of three, total grant amount $150,000)

safe spaces
$50,000
2019

Head Start and Early Head Start programs, $50,000 per year for three years (payment one of three, total grant amount $150,000)

bright spots
$7,000
2018

general support

safe spaces
$50,000
2018

Head Start and Early Head Start programs

safe spaces
$50,000
2017

Head Start and Early Head Start programs

A nationally recognized center that has pioneered research, training, and services for families in which a child, parent or grandparent has a disability or medical issue. It provides both national and local services, including home-based support, local support groups, and an Early Head Start program serving Alameda County.
Giving Areas Amount
Year
Purpose
safe spaces
$25,000
2020

Early Head Start

A grassroots nonprofit located in the Eastlake/San Antonio/Fruitvale area of Oakland. It provides families with after-school programs, early-childhood playgroups, leadership training, and community-building events. Last year, it served over 200 families.

Giving Areas Amount
Year
Purpose
safe spaces
$15,000
2020

general support

responsive
$10,000
2020

general support, COVID-19 Rapid Response Funding

responsive
$5,000
2020

general support, COVID-19 Rapid Response Funding

safe spaces
$15,000
2019

general support, $15,000 per year for two years (payment two of two, total grant amount $30,000)

safe spaces
$15,000
2018

general support, $15,000 per year for two years (payment one of two, total grant amount $30,000)

bright spots
$7,500
2018

general support

safe spaces
$15,000
2017

general support

An environmental justice agency that offers educational and outdoor activities for under-served Tuolumne riverside communities. It works with nearly 300 households in Modesto's Airport Neighborhood to address food access, play spaces, and community health and safety.

Giving Areas Amount
Year
Purpose
safe spaces
$50,000
2020

neighborhood initiatives in Modesto

safe spaces
$50,000
2019

initiatives in Modesto's Airport Neighborhood

safe spaces
$50,000
2018

initiatives in Modesto's Airport Neighborhood

safe spaces
$50,000
2017

initiatives in Modesto's Airport Neighborhood

A resident-driven organization that offers families a range of services, including resources for those experiencing homelessness. It serves over 2,000 individuals each year.

Giving Areas Amount
Year
Purpose
responsive
$10,000
2020

general support, COVID-19 Rapid Response Funding

safe spaces
$40,000
2020

general support

responsive
$10,000
2020

general support, COVID-19 Rapid Response Funding

safe spaces
$40,000
2019

general support

family support
$40,000
2018

general support

family support
$30,000
2017

general support

A community-based nonprofit with a particular focus on youth development, healthy living, and social responsibility. It works to build healthy, confident, and connected children, adults, families, and communities. Programming is offered at nine full-facility locations and many other locations.

Giving Areas Amount
Year
Purpose
safe spaces
$100,000
2020

Nana y Yo program

safe spaces
$150,000
2019

Nana Y Yo

safe spaces
$220,000
2018

Nana y Yo programs, $220,000 per year for three years (payment three of three, total grant amount $660,000)

safe spaces
$220,000
2017

Nana y Yo programs, $220,000 per year for three years (payment two of three, total grant amount $660,000)

safe spaces
$220,000
2016

Nana y Yo programs, $220,000 per year for three years (payment one of three, total grant amount $660,000)

A nonprofit serving Alameda and Contra Costa counties that operates community programs, including more than 20 child care sites. Last year it served 1,100 children ages 0-5.

Giving Areas Amount
Year
Purpose
safe spaces
$75,000
2020

early childhood programs in Alameda and Contra Costa counties

safe spaces
$75,000
2019

early childhood programs in Alameda and Contra Costa counties

safe spaces
$60,000
2018

early childhood programs in Alameda and Contra Costa counties

A nonprofit that works to address community needs and develop strong future women leaders. The YWCA operates a state preschool program, provides teen programming, and serves as a site for the summer lunch program.

Giving Areas Amount
Year
Purpose
safe spaces
$30,000
2019

general support, $30,000 per year for three years (payment one of three, total grant amount $90,000)

safe spaces
$30,000
2018

general support

safe spaces
$30,000
2017

general support

Grants