Local Impact

Local Impact

Neighbors Helping Neighbors

Through our commitment to local nonprofit organizations working tirelessly to support the services and, in turn, the people who make this area so special, Healdsburg Forever takes great pride in helping our neighbors here in the Healdsburg and Geyserville communities. We look forward to continuing to deliver critical funding and guidance to our hard-working friends and families for generations to come.

 

 

Investing In Our Future

In 2016, we reached a new record for our grantmaking, investing $130,000 in our community.  Thank you for your support. Let’s keep up the good work for the future of Healdsburg and Geyserville!

2016 Grant Recipients

Healdsburg Forever is proud to support the following organizations in 2016-2017:

Alexander Valley School Adult and Family ESL: $9,000. Providing support for teachers salaries.

Boys and Girls Clubs of Central Sonoma County: $10,000. Preventing summer learning loss through Summer Camp in Healdsburg.

Career Technical Education Foundation Sonoma County: $8,000. Expanding Healdsburg High School’s Construction and Sustainability Academy.

Ceres Community Project: $5,000. Providing nutritious food and social support for low-income individuals and families in Healdsburg/Geyserville

Community Action Partnership of Sonoma County: $10,000. Supporting the expansion of Youth Connections into Healdsburg to serve North County Students.

Community Alliance with Family Farmers: $3,375. Expanding the Farm to Schools programs to Healdsburg schools.

Farm to Pantry: $10,000. Funding the development of a 3-5 year Strategic Plan.

Healdsburg Jazz Festival: $5,000. Supporting music education programs in Healdsburg and Geyserville schools.

Imagine Bus Project: $5,000. Providing arts-education, case management, and arts-employment to at risk-youth while in Juvenile Hall and upon release from the institution

Luther Burbank Center for the Arts: $5,000. Engaging a resident artist to provide 5th graders with 12 weeks of ukulele instruction

North Sonoma County Services: $10,000. Providing permanent housing to homeless families in the Healdsburg area.

Redwood Empire Food Bank: $9,000. Funding the BackPack Program (BPP) at Geyserville Elementary School to provide low income children the nutritional support they need to thrive.

Social Advocates for Youth: $10,000. Expanding the Street Outreach program to the communities of Northern Sonoma County, with the goal of reducing the disparities faced by homeless youth and their families.

Sonoma County Free Bookmobile: $5,000. Promoting literacy and providing free access to high quality books in the Healdsburg and Geyserville areas, especially to children and residents who are low-income, mobility challenged, and/or geographically isolated.

Sonoma County Legal Services Foundation: $1,583. Supporting workshops on landlord and tenant rights in Healdsburg.

Sonoma County Regional Parks Foundation: $5,000. Supporting the Rushing Down the Russian River Camp.

SRM Alliance Hospital: $8,000. Expanding St. Joseph Health’s children’s grief program into Healdsburg and Geyserville

Sunny Hills Services: $10,000. Supporting two day trips and one overnight trip for boys in the YouThrive program