Three Ways to Use Your Donor-Advised Fund Beyond Grantmaking
Learn how you can make loans, loan guarantees, and private equity investments.
Use a Donor-Advised Fund for Impact Investments
Learn how you can use your DAF to increase access to capital for BIPOC business owners and BIPOC-led community benefit projects.
The Opportunity Pool: Going Above & Beyond in Impact Investing
Our Opportunity Pool has withstood the test of intense market volatility and has outperformed our other pools. Learn how we did it.
Reimagining Our Investment Policy to Advance Racial Justice
Updating our Investment Policy Statement was a big step in our plan to create social impact using assets under management. Learn more about how we did it.
Narrowing the Wealth Gap
BIPOC make up 40% of the U.S. population but 98% of wealth is managed by others. EBCF is leveraging its investments to narrow the racial wealth gap. CFO Valerie Red-Horse Mohl explains.
Real People’s Fund Receives $500,000 Grant from The James Irvine Foundation
OAKLAND, October 19, 2021 — The East Bay Community Foundation (EBCF) announced that it has received a grant for $500,000 …
The Roland Family Finds New Exciting Ways to Support the East Bay Community
For Steve Roland, philanthropy is a family affair. His son Kyle is doing graduate work on social impact investing. His …
Video: Inclusive Economy Showcase, September 30, 2021
The East Bay Community Foundation (EBCF) hosted its second virtual Inclusive Economy Showcase on September 30, 2021, which brought together …
Video: Inclusive Economy Showcase, April 22, 2021
East Bay Community Foundation is committed to building an inclusive, fair, and just East Bay by creating an inclusive economy …
Climate and Environmental Justice Fund and Climate Voices Blog Series!
An inclusive, fair and just East Bay is one where all people have access to clean air, land, water, and …
Inclusive Economy: EBCF + Opportunity Zones
As a place-based community foundation charged with mobilizing resources to be directed where they are most needed, EBCF supports efforts …
Changes to Investment Portfolios
Oakland, CA – Today, the East Bay Community Foundation announced that it has repositioned all of its investment pools in …
Event Recap: Who Benefits from California’s Economic Boom?
A Conversation with Lenny Mendonca and Margaret Hanlon-Gradie We were honored to host Lenny Mendonca and Margaret Hanlon-Gradie on March …