Jenifer Thom

6
Apr

East Bay Clinics Making Vaccines Accessible for Communities of Color

The Covid-19 pandemic has had a devastating toll on the East Bay community and has hit communities of color hardest. The generations-long divestment in communities of color by the U.S. government shows up in the health conditions that make communities of color more likely to get seriously sick from COVID-19 and while having less access to medical care. There is

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1
Apr

Welcome New Staff, April 2021

Welcome New Staff, April 2021 The EBCF team is growing with four new hires in recent months. Our newest staff members come to EBCF with exceptional professional backgrounds and a wide variety of experience. We are thrilled to welcome Hannah, Joshua, Kaitlin and Son to the EBCF team.     Hannah Garcia (she/her) is a Senior Program Officer and co-leads

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31
Mar

Donor Profile: Arnold Perkins

Donor Profile: Arnold Perkins Anybody who spends more than five minutes with Arnold Perkins invariably leaves with a smile on their face. Arnold has packed many lifetimes of experience into his 79 years and has been honored by organizations across the region for his leadership in public health, community organizing, and philanthropy. As a fund holder at the East Bay

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5
Feb

Welcome New Staff, February 2021

Welcome New Staff, February 2021 The EBCF team is growing with four new hires in recent months. Our newest staff members come to EBCF with exceptional professional backgrounds and a wide variety of experience. We are thrilled to welcome Elizabeth, Linda, Eric, and Ellie to the EBCF team.     Elizabeth Burger is the Finance Administrative Program Manager and works closely alongside the CFO on impact

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5
Feb

Donor Profile: Bibi Tiphane

Donor Profile: Bibi Tiphane Bibi Tiphane moved to Silicon Valley from Montreal in the early 1980s to become one of the early employees of a small Swiss/American tech firm. Bibi could scarcely have imagined that the firm, called Logitech, would become a wildly successful household name. Bibi (who uses non-binary pronouns) certainly wasn’t prepared for a financial windfall. “I’ve always

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5
Feb

18 East Bay Artists Funded in Competitive East Bay Fund for Artists Award

East Bay Community Foundation announces $165,000 in awards for artists, proposed works focus on racial justice and culturally affirming multi-disciplinary works We are honored to share that the East Bay Fund for Artists (EBFA) has selected 18 local artists to create new work in the East Bay, granting a total of $165,000 to this years’ recipients. The East Bay community

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