2014 Grant Making

In 2014 alone, the Foundation and Fund awarded more than $520K, including grants to 32 organizations, all thanks to the generosity of our donors. Some of this year’s grant highlights include:

In the last three years Community Foundation Sonoma County and Sonoma Valley Fund have gifted almost $1.5M in grants and scholarship awards to Sonoma Valley recipients!

Sonoma Valley Community Health Center — $100K was provided to support their transition from a Traditional Behavioral Health model to an Integrated Behavioral Health model, allowing for more clients to be served annually.

La Luz Center — $72K was granted to continue English language instruction to residents of Sonoma Valley for 2014-2015 and to build organizational capacity to ensure sustainability and growth of the ESL program in the future.

Sonoma Ecology Center — $29.5K was granted to support their leadership in participation in the North Bay Climate Adaptation Initiative.

Sonoma Valley Museum of Art — $15K was provided to support the Arts Rewards the Students program, providing 4th and 5th grades studio art instruction and professional development to art instructors.

Audubon Canyon Ranch — $15K was granted to support the Youth Environment Sonoma (YES) program, a standards based service learning

Caitlin Childs