Invested in the promise of Sonoma County

We believe in the power of connecting people, ideas and resources to benefit the lives of those who live in here. Every day we create partnerships with people, ideas and resources to invest in the promise of Sonoma County. Donate now to support the causes you care about most.

Our Community Impact Funds

Fund for The Arts

Support the artists and arts organizations that make our community so vibrant through a gift to our Fund for the Arts.

Fund for Basic Human Needs

Through our Fund for Basic Human Needs you can support our community’s most vulnerable residents in crisis with emergency food, shelter, medications, transportation, and other urgent needs.

Community Leadership Fund

Giving to our Community Leadership Fund supports the Community Foundation in inspiring and increasing philanthropy in Sonoma County.

Community Endowment Fund

Your support of the Community Endowment Fund means we can be nimble in the face of change. We may not know now what issues our community will face in 50 or 100 years, but we know we’ll have the resources to address them.

Fund for The Environment

Sonoma County’s natural beauty is unmatched–and with a gift to our Fund for the Environment, you help us protect, preserve, and steward the land that we all love and depend on.

Fund for Education

With a gift to our Fund for Education, you can help create opportunity, hope, and empowerment for students in Sonoma County.

Sonoma County Resilience Fund
The Sonoma County Resilience Fund focuses on long-term recovery, supporting residents impacted by disasters. The fund supports the most vulnerable people in our community, people struggling to make ends meet before a disaster, and who now have greater challenges living a healthy, safe, stable life in Sonoma County.

Our Regional Partner Funds

Healdsburg Forever Fund

Healdsburg Forever provides grants to nonprofits serving Healdsburg and surrounding area, working to ensure that the area is a sustainable, inclusive community in which all individuals have the opportunity to thrive.

Sonoma Valley Catalyst Fund
Sonoma Valley Catalyst Fund mobilizes philanthropic support and innovative approaches to better address the Valley’s urgent, emergent and chronic challenges.

Other Ways to Give:

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Please indicate the fund name you wish to donate to in the memo line and mail it to:

Community Foundation Sonoma County
120 Stony Point Rd. Suite 220
Santa Rosa, CA 95401

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If you would like to contribute to your fund with a stock gift, or make a stock donation to any other fund, please call or email us to let us know your gift is coming!

If you want to give in another way, are interested in building a custom portfolio of funds to support, or want to learn more about our Community Impact Funds, please contact:

Kristin Nelson

Kristin Nelson

Interim Vice President for Philanthropic Planning


Thank you for your generosity and commitment to Sonoma County.