President’s Corner


Looking Back, Looking Ahead

A Letter of Reflection from James W. Head, President & CEO, East Bay Community Foundation Dear Friends, As we embark on another year and set our sights on building a stronger, just and more inclusive East Bay, we’d like to take a moment and reflect on the impact of our collective philanthropy in 2017. Thanks to you, our donors and

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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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A New Vision for EBCF