What Should We Expect from the New Head of the East Bay Community Foundation?

Yes, it was a nationwide search, but in the end the East Bay Community Foundation decided to think locally in selecting its new president, James Head. So what's he going to do there?
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What Silicon Valley Nonprofits Should Know about the Sobrato Family Foundation

In 2013, the Sobrato Family Foundation began making responsive and strategic grants for general operating support, donating land and buildings to community nonprofits, and providing rent-free office and conference space to Bay Area organizations. Here are a few things you should know about this outfit before applying for a grant.
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Fast Food Gets Healthier with San Francisco Foundation Funding

The mission of one San Francisco entrepreneur, Koji Kanematsu, is to revolutionize fast food with a healthy and sustainable alternative. With start-up help provided by the San Francisco Foundation, Kanematsu just opened his first healthy fast food eatery on Kearney Street.
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Can the Packard Foundation Help Small Businesses Thrive in the Bay Area?

Small Businesses provide over 55% of the total jobs in America and constitute over two-thirds of the country's job growth. With the Packard Foundation's help, the Opportunity Fund has a goal of providing 100 loans to local small businesses over the next two years.
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