Coming Together for a Just East Bay

“Just like moons and like suns, with the certainty of tides, just like hopes springing high, still I’ll rise.”      –Maya Angelou Following a long, contentious presidential campaign, last Tuesday’s outcome has left many feeling disconnected and fearful of an uncertain future. Yet others feel elated. Indeed, we are a painfully divided nation. In the aftermath of this historic

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Our Position on Ballot Measures

The East Bay Community Foundation envisions a just and equitable East Bay region.  To make this vision a reality, we play a pivotal role as a funder, convener and advocate in support of a strong movement.  This election, we urge you to protect affordable housing, good jobs and quality education.  Below are ballot propositions and measures we support.  For a

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EBCF Impact Report

EBCF invests in programs for children from birth to age 8 to break the “start behind, stay behind” cycle. Our Community Partners and other grantees support positive parenting. They operate quality preschools. They support struggling readers to catch up to their peers. Together we advocate for policies and resources to improve early childhood education programs. Click here to access the

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A New Vision for EBCF