Together for Good

Our bi-weekly magazine Together For Good offers deeper-dive stories about news-making people and institutions in our community, resources to help us do our work better, and up-to-the-minute info about the latest jobs and opportunities for professional development. 

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November 12, 2018

Northern California Grantmakers is pleased to announce that Alan Kwok has been named Disaster Resilience Director. He brings to the role years of experience in Bay Area disaster response and leadership in the emerging field of community resilience.

November 9, 2018

The Camp Fire has already burnt much of the town of Paradise, north of Sacramento, just outside of Chico. The fire has taken over forty lives and 6,500 homes. Evacuation orders have sent tens of thousands of people in the region from their homes. We will keep this site updated with information on how to help.

November 8, 2018

Northern California Grantmakers is pleased to announce that Alice Y. Hom has been named Equity and Social Justice Director. Alice brings an intersectional approach to the world around her and her engagement in philanthropy.

November 8, 2018

My sweetheart and I were married a couple of weeks ago.  We celebrated with friends and family with good food, dancing, and lots of laughter on a hilltop overlooking Tomales Bay. In the weeks leading up to our wedding the airwaves were saturated with the Kavanaugh hearings and the midterm elections. The disintegration of civility that has been fueled by cable news, the internet, and our political leaders for decades reached peak levels. Like so many people, we were riveted and distraught.

Philanthropy News

November 8, 2018

NCG member the May and Stanley Smith Charitable Trust has announced Kelly Kent as its new Program Officer. Congratulations and welcome to the NCG community!

November 8, 2018

At a pivotal time in its shift to a new strategic direction, Blue Shield of California Foundation has engaged two new senior fellows, marking the launch of a new fellowship program that will bring fresh perspectives to the complex problems facing California’s communities.

October 11, 2018

New Hire Joins at Pivotal Time as Foundation Pursues a Social Justice Vision for East Bay Region

August 30, 2018

NCG member The California Wellness Foundation has a new Vice President of Operations Arun Baheti. Congratulations and welcome to the NCG community!

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Corporate Relations & Events Manager

Horizons Foundation

Application Deadline: 11/16/2018
Administrative and Grants Associate

Mimi and Peter Haas Fund

Application Deadline: 11/15/2018
Senior Communications Officer

College Futures Foundation

Application Deadline: 12/12/2018
Senior Philanthropic Advisor

Marin Community Foundation

Application Deadline: 11/16/2018
Senior Foundation Accountant for Growing Organization

Pacific Foundation Services LLC

Application Deadline: 11/21/2018
Social Venture Advisor

Tides Foundation

Application Deadline: 11/30/2018