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Three family resource centers that are part of the Alisal School District of Salinas. They work to help families empower themselves to be healthy and self sufficient through case management; parenting and life skills classes; immigration and housing support; referrals; and other community responsive services.

Giving Areas Amount
Year
Purpose
Responsive
$20,000
2021

the charitable activities of Alisal Family Resource Center

family support
$35,000
2020

Alisal Family Resource Center, $35,000 per year for two years (payment two of two, total grant amount $70,000)

Responsive
$20,000
2020

Alisal Family Resource Center

family support
$35,000
2019

Alisal Family Resource Center, $35,000 per year for two years (payment one of two, total grant amount $70,000)

family support
$35,000
2018

the charitable activities of Alisal Family Resource Centers

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
Responsive
$25,000
2021

the charitable activities of Buckhorn Early Learning Center

safe spaces
$50,000
2020

the Buckhorn Early Learning Center

A nonprofit that offers direct legal services, community education, and community organizing and advocacy to low-income residents primarily of Asian descent. It has helped tens of thousands of people in obtaining decent housing, justice in the immigration process, and access to basic human and legal rights.

Giving Areas Amount
Year
Purpose
Responsive
$40,000
2021

general support

family support
$45,000
2021

general support, $45,000 per year for two years (payment one of two, total grant amount $90,000)

Responsive
$10,000
2021

general support

Responsive
$15,000
2020

general support

Responsive
$10,000
2020

general support

family support
$25,000
2020

general support

family support
$25,000
2019

general support

family support
$20,000
2018

general support

A social service agency that assists low-income individuals and families. Their Family Supportive Services program reaches over 3,600 individuals in 1,200 families annually and offers referrals, financial assistance, financial literacy services, and other wraparound supports.

Giving Areas Amount
Year
Purpose
Responsive
$60,000
2021

general support

Responsive
$35,000
2021

general support

Responsive
$25,000
2021

general support

Responsive
$35,000
2020

general support

family support
$75,000
2020

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

Responsive
$25,000
2020

general support

Responsive
$10,000
2020

general support

Responsive
$30,000
2020

general support

family support
$75,000
2019

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

family support
$75,000
2018

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

family support
$70,000
2017

general support

family support
$95,000
2016

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
Responsive
$20,000
2021

general support

safe spaces
$40,000
2020

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

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 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
Responsive
$65,000
2021

the charitable activities of Child & Family Services

safe spaces
$125,000
2021

Child & Family Services, $125,000 per year for three years (payment one of three, total grant amount $375,000)

safe spaces
$125,000
2020

Child & Family Services

Responsive
$20,000
2020

general support

safe spaces
$125,000
2019

Child & Family Services

bright spots
$5,000
2018

general support

safe spaces
$125,000
2018

Child & Family Services

An organization that provides clients with a range of safe and affordable financial products and services to improve financial stability, protect assets, and build wealth.
Giving Areas Amount
Year
Purpose
economic opportunity
$30,000
2019

general support

A community foundation working with donors and nonprofits to create a healthy, safe, vibrant Monterey County. It bridges fund holders and community needs, and provides expertise about local nonprofits working in the region.

Giving Areas Amount
Year
Purpose
Responsive
$15,000
2021

general support

sector support/research
$10,000
2021

the Center for Nonprofit Excellence, $10,000 per year for two years (payment one of two, total grant amount $20,000)

Responsive
$25,000
2020

Monterey County Fire Relief Fund

sector support/research
$10,000
2020

the Center for Nonprofit Excellence

Responsive
$70,000
2020

COVID-19 Relief Fund

2020 census
$30,000
2019

the Monterey Census Pooled Fund

sector support/research
$10,000
2019

the Center for Nonprofit Excellence

2020 census
$40,000
2019

Monterey Census Pooled Fund

sector support/research
$10,000
2018

the Center for Nonprofit Excellence

sector support/research
$10,000
2017

the Center for Nonprofit Excellence

Monterey County's largest provider of transitional housing and emergency shelter beds. A number of its key programs, including two emergency shelter locations and two transitional housing sites, are open to families with children. They serve 534 people in their housing programs, half of which are children, and reach a total of 888 individuals across all of their programs.

Giving Areas Amount
Year
Purpose
Responsive
$50,000
2021

general support

housing stability
$100,000
2021

general support

housing stability
$100,000
2020

general support

Responsive
$50,000
2020

general support

housing stability
$100,000
2019

general support

housing stability
$100,000
2018

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

housing stability
$100,000
2017

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

housing stability
$100,000
2016

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

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

A countywide organization that invests in childhood well-being, strong families, quality early childhood services, and integrated systems to help the children of Monterey County reach their full potential.

Giving Areas Amount
Year
Purpose
Responsive
$40,000
2021

general support

family support
$75,000
2020

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

Responsive
$25,000
2020

general support

family support
$75,000
2019

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

family support
$75,000
2018

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

family support
$75,000
2017

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

A regional food bank serving 90,000 residents annually through two direct programs and a network of 90 partner agencies. It's the largest provider of emergency supplemental food and a key proponent of anti-hunger education and advocacy in the community. Its Kids N.O.W. program provides food for children in need on weekends and school breaks.

Giving Areas Amount
Year
Purpose
Responsive
$125,000
2021

general support

Responsive
$75,000
2021

general support

food security
$250,000
2021

general support, $250,000 per year for three years (payment three of three, total grant amount $750,000)

Responsive
$50,000
2021

general support

Responsive
$75,000
2020

general support

Responsive
$50,000
2020

general support

Responsive
$50,000
2020

general support

food security
$250,000
2020

general support, $250,000 per year for three years (payment two of three, total grant amount $750,000)

food security
$85,000
2019

new refrigeration and shelving for local agency partners

food security
$250,000
2019

general support, $250,000 per year for three years (payment one of three, total grant amount $750,000)

food security
$200,000
2018

general support, $200,000 per year for three years, effective July 2016 (payment three of three, total grant amount $600,000)

food security
$215,000
2017

purchase of a new truck and software upgrades

food security
$200,000
2017

general support, $200,000 per year for three years, effective July 2016 (payment two of three, total grant amount $600,000)

food security
$500,000
2016

capital campaign for new building

food security
$200,000
2016

general support, $200,000 per year for three years, effective July 2016 (payment one of three, total grant amount $600,000)

food security
$75,000
2015

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 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 health care organization providing inpatient, outpatient, and emergency care for more than 17,000 people living in South Monterey County.

Giving Areas Amount
Year
Purpose
health care access
$75,000
2021

general support

Responsive
$40,000
2021

general support

health care access
$75,000
2020

general support

Responsive
$30,000
2020

general support

health care access
$75,000
2019

general support

health care access
$75,000
2018

general support

health care access
$100,000
2017

general support

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
$40,000
2021

general support

safe spaces
$75,000
2021

general support

Responsive
$25,000
2020

general support

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 housing resource agency that provides case management, search and placement into permanent housing, emergency rent payments, and supportive services to those faced with the imminent threat of homelessness. Its programs focus on homeless veterans and their families, homeless families with children, and homeless senior women.

Giving Areas Amount
Year
Purpose
Responsive
$35,000
2021

general support

housing stability
$40,000
2021

general support

Responsive
$20,000
2021

general support

Responsive
$15,000
2021

general support

Responsive
$20,000
2020

general support

Responsive
$15,000
2020

general support

housing stability
$40,000
2020

general support

housing stability
$40,000
2019

general support

housing stability
$40,000
2018

general support

housing stability
$40,000
2017

general support

housing stability
$60,000
2016

general support

Offers a robust daily meal program and distributes over 260,000 hot and cold meals annually to more than 30 nonprofit organizations in Santa Clara County as far south as Morgan Hill and Gilroy. It also serves Merced, Santa Cruz, and Monterey counties.

Giving Areas Amount
Year
Purpose
food security
$30,000
2019

general support

bright spots
$1,000
2018

general support

food security
$60,000
2018

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

food security
$60,000
2017

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

food security
$60,000
2016

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

food security
$20,000
2015

general support

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
Responsive
$40,000
2021

early childhood programming in Monterey County

safe spaces
$75,000
2021

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

Responsive
$25,000
2020

Monterey County early childhood program Covid-19 response

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 nonprofit organization dedicated to strengthening the Natividad Medical Center, the public hospital for Monterey County. Natividad Medical Center provides quality health care access to all patients regardless of their ability to pay.

Giving Areas Amount
Year
Purpose
health care access
$75,000
2021

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

Responsive
$40,000
2021

general support

health care access
$75,000
2020

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

Responsive
$40,000
2020

general support

health care access
$100,000
2019

general support

health care access
$100,000
2018

general support

health care access
$125,000
2017

general support

A health care clinic that offers low-cost primary care, family planning, reproductive health care, and educational services at over 30 health centers and 11 community sites in California and Nevada. More than 250,000 women, men, and children are served every year.

Giving Areas Amount
Year
Purpose
Responsive
$165,000
2021

general support

health care access
$325,000
2021

general support; $400,000 in FY 2020, $325,000 in FY 2021, and $250,000 in FY 2022 (payment two of three, total grant amount $975,000)

Responsive
$50,000
2020

general support

health care access
$400,000
2020

general support; $400,000 in FY 2020, $325,000 in FY 2021, and $250,000 in FY 2022 (payment one of three, total grant amount $975,000)

health care access
$250,000
2019

the Second Century Capital Campaign, to be paid on the following schedule: $500,000 in 2017, $250,000 in 2018, and $250,000 in 2019 (payment three of three, total grant amount $1,000,000)

health care access
$500,000
2019

general support, $500,000 per year for three years (payment three of three, total grant amount $1,500,000)

health care access
$250,000
2018

the Second Century Capital Campaign, to be paid on the following schedule: $500,000 in 2017, $250,000 in 2018, and $250,000 in 2019 (payment two of three, total grant amount $1,000,000)

health care access
$500,000
2018

general support, $500,000 per year for three years (payment two of three, total grant amount $1,500,000)

health care access
$500,000
2017

the Second Century Capital Campaign, to be paid on the following schedule: $500,000 in 2017, $250,000 in 2018, and $250,000 in 2019 (payment one of three, total grant amount $1,000,000)

health care access
$500,000
2017

general support, $500,000 per year for three years (payment one of three, total grant amount $1,500,000)

health care access
$500,000
2016

general support

A volunteer alliance of medical professionals, organizations, and community members dedicated to providing free primary health care services to uninsured families and individuals with limited ability to pay for medical care.

Giving Areas Amount
Year
Purpose
Responsive
$15,000
2021

general support

health care access
$30,000
2020

general support, $30,000 per year for two years (payment one of two, total grant amount $60,000)

Responsive
$25,000
2020

general support

health care access
$30,000
2019

general support, $30,000 per year for two years (payment two of two, total grant amount $60,000)

health care access
$30,000
2018

general support, $30,000 per year for two years (payment one of two, total grant amount $60,000)

health care access
$30,000
2017

general support

health care access
$50,000
2016

general support

A nonprofit organization created to raise funds to support Salinas Valley Memorial Healthcare System. The integrated network of healthcare programs and services include an in-patient hospital, a primary care clinic in Gonzales, CA, and a new mobile health clinic.
Giving Areas Amount
Year
Purpose
Responsive
$20,000
2021

general support

Responsive
$15,000
2021

general support

health care access
$75,000
2021

the Mobile Health Clinic and the Taylor Farms Family Health and Wellness Center, $75,000 per year for three years (payment one of three, total grant amount $225,000)

Responsive
$5,000
2021

general support

Responsive
$15,000
2020

general support

Responsive
$5,000
2020

general support

Responsive
$5,000
2020

general support

Responsive
$40,000
2020

general support

Responsive
$40,000
2020

general support

health care access
$75,000
2020

general support

health care access
$75,000
2020

general support

A nonprofit health provider operating multiple community and school-based clinics in Santa Cruz and Monterey Counties. It serves over 27,000 patients every year, providing a range of services including medical, dental, and vision.

Giving Areas Amount
Year
Purpose
Responsive
$30,000
2021

general support

health care access
$100,000
2021

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

Responsive
$20,000
2021

general support

Responsive
$10,000
2021

general support

Responsive
$20,000
2020

general support

Responsive
$10,000
2020

general support

health care access
$100,000
2020

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

Responsive
$40,000
2020

general support

health care access
$100,000
2019

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

health care access
$100,000
2018

general support

health care access
$125,000
2017

general support

A nonprofit that uses a two-generation approach to support pregnant and parenting teens in graduating from high school and developing the skills needed to nurture their child's positive development. Participants receive coaching and case management, meet with peers in learning groups, and get support for educational navigation to ensure graduation.

Giving Areas Amount
Year
Purpose
Responsive
$15,000
2021

general support

Responsive
$5,000
2021

general support

family support
$40,000
2020

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

family support
$40,000
2019

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

family support
$40,000
2018

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

family support
$40,000
2017

general support

A regional multi-service agency which operates a range of programs including childcare, housing, emergency services, family support programs, and social service centers that provide assistance to those in need.

Giving Areas Amount
Year
Purpose
Responsive
$60,000
2021

general support

family support
$40,000
2021

Salvation Army Monterey Peninsula Corps, excluding religious activities, $40,000 per year for two years (payment two of two , total grant amount $80,000)

Responsive
$35,000
2021

Salvation Army Monterey Peninsula Corps, excluding religious activities

Responsive
$25,000
2021

Salvation Army Monterey Peninsula Corps, excluding religious activities

Responsive
$35,000
2020

Salvation Army Monterey Peninsula Corps, excluding religious activities

Responsive
$25,000
2020

Salvation Army Monterey Peninsula Corps, excluding religious activities

family support
$40,000
2020

Salvation Army Monterey Peninsula Corps, excluding religious activities, $40,000 per year for two years (payment one of two , total grant amount $80,000)

Responsive
$25,000
2020

Salvation Army Monterey Peninsula Corps, excluding religious activities

family support
$40,000
2019

Salvation Army Monterey Peninsula Corps, excluding religious activities

family support
$40,000
2018

Salvation Army Monterey Peninsula Corps, excluding religious activities

family support
$40,000
2017

Salvation Army Monterey Peninsula Corps, excluding religious activities

housing stability
$30,000
2016

general support, excluding religious activities, of the Monterey Peninsula Corps

An organization that runs youth programs, summer camps, emergency services, and a family support program. The family support program is part of the Santa Clara County Emergency Assistance Network that provides emergency financial assistance, food, clothing, and transportation vouchers to families in need. 

Giving Areas Amount
Year
Purpose
Responsive
$35,000
2021

general support

family support
$75,000
2021

Salvation Army Silicon Valley, $75,000 per year for two years (payment one of two, total grant amount $150,000)

Responsive
$20,000
2021

Salvation Army Silicon Valley

Responsive
$15,000
2021

Salvation Army Silicon Valley

Responsive
$20,000
2020

Salvation Army Silicon Valley

Responsive
$15,000
2020

Salvation Army Silicon Valley

family support
$75,000
2020

Salvation Army Silicon Valley, $75,000 per year for two years (payment two of two, total grant amount $150,000)

Responsive
$15,000
2020

Salvation Army Silicon Valley

family support
$75,000
2019

Salvation Army Silicon Valley, $75,000 per year for two years (payment one of two, total grant amount $150,000)

bright spots
$5,000
2018

general support

family support
$75,000
2018

Salvation Army Silicon Valley

family support
$75,000
2017

Salvation Army Silicon Valley Family Services Program

family support
$100,000
2016

Salvation Army Silicon Valley Family Services Program

A network of community gardens in Santa Cruz's Pajaro Valley that aims to increase access to fresh fruits and vegetables for low-income families. The initiative is dedicated to local food sovereignty, providing plots of land to farmworker families—who contribute to the region's agricultural industry, yet are disproportionally impacted by food insecurity--allowing them to grow their own food.

Giving Areas Amount
Year
Purpose
Responsive
$15,000
2021

the charitable activities of Tierra Milperas

food security
$30,000
2020

the charitable activities of Tierra Milperas

food security
$30,000
2019

the charitable activities of Mesa Verde Gardens

food security
$30,000
2018

the charitable activities of Mesa Verde Gardens

A free legal clinic that serves low-income individuals on California’s Central Coast with a focus on workers’ rights, consumer rights, immigration, and access to employment.
Giving Areas Amount
Year
Purpose
Responsive
$25,000
2021

general support

Responsive
$15,000
2021

general support

family support
$30,000
2021

general support, $30,000 per year for two years (payment one of two, total grant amount $60,000)

Responsive
$10,000
2021

general support

Responsive
$15,000
2020

general support

family support
$25,000
2020

general support

A women's organization that supports victims of domestic violence through counseling, a 24 hour crisis hotline, legal advocacy, youth programs, and an emergency shelter. Its shelter has 3 bedrooms with 15 total beds where clients also have access to all of the other services, plus case management, employment assistance, and financial assistance.

Giving Areas Amount
Year
Purpose
Responsive
$15,000
2021

general support

Responsive
$10,000
2021

general support

Responsive
$5,000
2021

general support

Responsive
$10,000
2020

general support

housing stability
$25,000
2020

general support, $25,000 per year for three years (payment three of three, total grant amount $75,000)

Responsive
$5,000
2020

general support

Responsive
$15,000
2020

general support

housing stability
$25,000
2019

general support, $25,000 per year for three years (payment two of three, total grant amount $75,000)

housing stability
$25,000
2018

general support, $25,000 per year for three years (payment one of three, total grant amount $75,000)

housing stability
$25,000
2017

general support

housing stability
$25,000
2016

general support

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
Responsive
$15,000
2021

general support

safe spaces
$30,000
2020

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

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