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Press Releases

Community Foundation Sonoma County Announces $1million in Grants to Nonprofits Healing Community Trauma from North Bay Fires 9/6/18

Resilience Fund Grants for Fire Recovery 7/6/18

Steph Curry Plays Celebrity Family Feud for Sonoma County Fire Relief 6/25/18

Nonprofit Fire Recovery Survey Press Release 4/9/18

Emergency Grants Press Release 10/20/17

Resilience Fund Press Release 10/13/17

Media Coverage

Community Voice: Winners of “Discovered: Emerging artists of Sonoma County – September 6, 2019

Kenwood Press: Workshop refines vision for SDC future – July 1, 2019

Sonoma Valley Sun: Land Trust gets $700k grant to protect open space at Sonoma Developmental Center – June 26, 2019

KSRO Radio: Interview with Karin Demarest & John McCaull – June 26, 2019

Sonoma Index Tribune: SDC wildlands to benefit from Todd bequest – June 24, 2019

Press Democrat: Sonoma County officials interviewed in new Leonardo DiCaprio film, ‘Ice on Fire’ – June 7, 2019

San Francisco Chronicle: Beyond the barriers: three ways to make secondary units a priority – April 19, 2019

KSRO Interview: The Community Foundation’s Continuing Effort to Help Fire Survivors This Year – February 13, 2019

Press Democrat: Sonoma County Economy Soaring, Economist Says, but Risk of Downturn Rising – February 1, 2019

Northern California Grantmakers Blog: North Bay fires – five lessons learned – September 13, 2018

Press Democrat: ROC Sonoma County seeks to sustain aid for most vulnerable fire survivors – September 9, 2018

KSRO Interview: Sonoma County Resilience Fund announces million dollars in grants to focus on mental health recovery – September 7, 2018

Press Democrat: ‘Thicker Than Smoke’ benefit raises $190,000 for fire first responders – August 9, 2018

The North Bay Business Journal: Rubble from massive Sonoma County wildfires is prepped for road, home construction – August 7

KQED: “Art of Ashes” pulls beauty and sympathy out of a post-apocalyptic landscape – August 4, 2018

The Windsor Times: Foundation announces $470,000 in grants to nonprofits supporting those impacted by fires – July 11, 2018

KSRO Interview: CFSC CEO talks Resilience Fund Grants – July 9, 2018

The North Bay Business Journal: Sonoma County Foundation Gives $500,000 more for Wildfire-Recovery Help with  Insurance, Law July 5, 2018

KSRO Interview: CFSC CEO talked Steph Curry, Resilience Fund – June 25, 2018

Press Democrat: Stephen and Ayesha Curry Donate $25,000 in ‘Celebrity Family Feud’ Winnings to Sonoma County Fire Recovery Fund – June 25, 2018

Press Democrat: Stephen Curry Will Raise Money for Sonoma County Resilience Fund on ‘Celebrity Family Feud’ – June 23, 2018

KSRO Interview: Difficult Times Continue for Local Charities in the Post-Fire Era – April 14, 2018

Napa Register: October Wildfires Impacted Nonprofit Groups in Napa and Sonoma – April 10, 2018

North Bay Business Journal: Community Foundation Sonoma County Nominated for Community Philanthropy Award – March 27, 2018

Press Democrat: Country Music Fans Step up to Help Sonoma County Wildfire Victims – March 3, 2018

Sonoma West Times & News: County’s Fire-Tinged Economy Still Looking Stable – February 7, 2018

KSRO: Interview: Update On The Sonoma County Resilience Fund – February 1, 2018

Press Democrat: After the Fires, Sonoma County Nonprofits See Greater Needs, Fewer Dollars – January 27, 2018

Press Democrat: Sonoma County Resilience Fund Looking at Help for the Long Haul – January 25, 2018

NBC Bay Area: Red Hot Chili Peppers to Headline Second Band Together Bay Area Concert to Benefit Fire Victims – November 29, 2017

KRCB: Funders and Nonprofits Get Together to Talk About Helping After the North Bay Fires – November 29, 2017

KRON 4: How Will North Bay Firestorm Relief Funds Be Distributed? – November 28, 2017

NBC Bay: Area Red Hot Chili Peppers to Headline Second Band Together Bay Area Concert to Benefit Fire Victims – November 28, 2017

Napa Valley Register: ‘Grateful’ Table Stretches over 2 Counties for Fire Relief – November 27, 2017 Let’s Raise the Glass: Dine at a Participating Restaurant to Support Napa + Sonoma – November 13, 2017