Resilience Fund Grants

Grants Made to Date

$12,047,384+

and counting

Updated 11/24/2020

COVID-19 Grants - $1,874,000

  • 10,000 Degrees – for General Operating expenses
  • Alexander Valley Film Society – to support immediate organizational needs related to COVID-19
  • Alliance Medical Center – to provide community health worker services to uninsured patients and families with Covid-19
  • Alliance Redwoods Conference Grounds – to provide food and shelter for homeless adults
  • Art Escape – to support organizational sustainability during the COVID-19 crisis
  • Artstart (START SoCo) – to support immediate organizational needs related to COVID-19
  • Bilingual Broadcasting Foundation – to inform English, Spanish, Triqui, Mixteco and Chatino speaking community critical information on the COVID-19 pandemic
  • Botanical Bus – to empower Latinx farmworkers, domestic workers, and day laborers in Sonoma County with holistic health resources through a bilingual mobile herb clinic
  • Boys & Girls Clubs of Sonoma-Marin – to provide academic support to low-income youth through Boys & Girls Clubs Distance Learning Clubs
  • Boys and Girls Clubs of Sonoma Valley – to support organizational sustainability during the COVID-19 crisis
  • Burbank Housing – to support the digital divide that low-income families face by providing free, high-quality internet service
  • California Human Development – to provide education, PPE, and food to day laborers and families that utilize the Day Labor Center Program during COVID-19
  • California Indian Museum & Cultural Center – to provide financial assistance, food, and other relief to Native Americans in Sonoma County
  • California Poets in the Schools –  to support immediate organizational needs related to COVID-19
  • Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Santa Rosa – to provide support for economically vulnerable individuals and nonprofit operations affected during the COVID-19 pandemic
  • Center for Volunteer & Nonprofit Leadership – to develop and implement a webinar series titled, Stronger Together: Effective Nonprofit Leadership During the Crisis
  • Ceres Community Project – to provide medically tailored meals among low-income clients with serious health conditions during COVID-19 via the Healing Meals for Healthy Communities program
  • Children’s Museum of Sonoma County – to support immediate organizational needs related to COVID-19
  • Cinnabar Arts Corporation – to support immediate organizational needs related to COVID-19
  • Cloverdale Senior Multipurpose Center – to provide mental health support to isolated seniors and other members of the community effected by COVID-19
  • Coastal Seniors, Inc – to provide home delivered meals to qualifying Sonoma County seniors and disabled adults
  • Community Action Partnership of Sonoma County – to provide support for economically vulnerable individuals and nonprofit operations affected during the COVID-19 pandemic
  • Community Baptist Church – to provide COVID-19 Care Packages to low-income families and homeless communities in Santa Rosa and Petaluma, as fiscal sponsor to Sonoma County Black Coalition
  • Conservation Corps North Bay – to provide paid job training, case management, and basic human needs support for young people of color preparing to enter a workforce impacted by COVID-19
  • Corazon Healdsburg – for general operating support grant from donor to continue providing services to Healdsburg residents during the COVID-19 pandemic
  • Corazon Healdsburg – to provide support for economically vulnerable individuals and nonprofit operations affected during the COVID-19 pandemic
  • COTS (Committee on the Shelterless) – to provide support for economically vulnerable individuals and nonprofit operations affected during the COVID-19 pandemic
  • Council on Aging Services for Seniors – to provide nutritious meals and wellness checks to low-income seniors in Meals on Wheels service areas
  • Downtown Streets Team – to provide basic needs stipends in the form of gift cards for food, clothing, and medicine to individuals experiencing homelessness
  • Face to Face Sonoma County AIDS Network – to provide housing, utility, food, transportation or other emergency support for Latinx and BIPOC clients who are ineligible for government funding
  • Family Justice Center of Sonoma County Foundation – to provide food, housing, immediate needs (gift cards), and emergency supplies to victims of domestic violence, sexual assault, child abuse, elder abuse, and human trafficking
  • Farm to Pantry – to provide nutritious produce to those who need it most
  • FISH of the Santa Rosa Area Inc. – to provide support for economically vulnerable individuals and nonprofit operations affected during the COVID-19 pandemic
  • Food For Thought – to provide healthy groceries and meals to low-income Latinx families affected by COVID-19
  • Forget Me Not Childrens Services – to distribute organic produce and provide animal-assisted and horticultural therapy to children who are survivors of abuse, neglect, community violence and wildfires
  • Friends in Sonoma Helping – to support Latinx families and seniors who have been disproportionately impacted by COVID-19 by providing rental assistance
  • Friends in Sonoma Helping – to provide support for economically vulnerable individuals and nonprofit operations affected during the COVID-19 pandemic
  • Healdsburg Center for the Arts – to support immediate organizational needs related to COVID-19
  • Healdsburg Jazz Festival, Inc – to support immediate organizational needs related to COVID-19
  • Healdsburg Shared Ministries – to provide support for economically vulnerable individuals and nonprofit operations affected during the COVID-19 pandemic
  • Hospice By The Bay Foundation – to provide increased advocacy, counseling, and resources to low-income, medically fragile children and seniors and their families through the Coronavirus Emergency Fund
  • H-Town Youth Theatre DBA Young Actors Studio and Left Edge Theatre – to support immediate organizational needs related to COVID-19
  • Immigration Institute of the Bay Area – to provide essential immigration legal services to Latinx immigrants
  • Integrative Healers Action Network- to support Farmworker Clinics by providing free integrative health services to Latinx community members working in Sonoma County vineyards
  • InterFaith Shelter Network – to provide support for economically vulnerable individuals and nonprofit operations affected during the COVID-19 pandemic
  • Jewish Community Free Clinic of Sonoma County – to support direct services focused on prevention, quarantine, and coping with COVID-19 impact for Latinx, elderly, and other at-risk patients
  • Justicewise- to sustain and expand the Text FOOD/COMIDA program
  • Kid Scoop News – to provide urgent literacy educational news materials for Latinx families, children, and low-income seniors suffering from COVID-19 disruption and insecurity
  • Knights of Indulgence Theatre United States – to support immediate organizational needs related to COVID-19
  • La Luz Center – to provide support for economically vulnerable individuals and nonprofit operations affected during the COVID-19 pandemic
  • LandPaths – to provide food distribution and COVID health, financial, and  resource services in Spanish and English to the neighboring community at Bayer Farm
  • LifeWorks of Sonoma County – to provide bilingual youth and family therapy to the Latino community through the El Puente program
  • Literacyworks – to provide plain language mental health information, workshops, and resources to low-literacy, low-income Latinx/BIPOC families
  • Multiplier – to provide continuity for low-income seniors accessing produce through farmers markets, as fiscal sponsor to Interfaith Food Sustainable Collaborative
  • Museum of Sonoma County – to support immediate organizational needs related to COVID-19
  • North Bay Childrens Center Inc – to provide direct child care services and early educational programs for children of essential and front line workers disproportionately affected by the COVID-19 pandemic
  • North Bay Organizing Project – to provide weekly provisions of healthy groceries and bi-monthly household and hygiene necessities to local families, as fiscal sponsor to Food for All/Comida para Todos (FFA/CPT)
  • Northern California Center for Well-Being – to provide medical nutrition services and increased access to critical resources to low-income Latinx and senior populations who are disproportionately impacted by COVID-19
  • Nuestra Comunidad – to provide PPE to vineyard, agricultural, and essential workers through the Farmworker Clinic Project
  • PACT dba Main Stage West – to support immediate organizational needs related to COVID-19
  • Petaluma Arts Council dba Petaluma Arts Center – to support immediate organizational needs related to COVID-19
  • Petaluma Ecumenical Properties – to provide resources to seniors living in PEP Housing during COVID-19
  • Petaluma Educational Foundation – to support TK-12 grade students with Social Emotional Learning Programs helping students and families adapt to challenges of COVID-19
  • Petaluma Health Center – to support the COVID TEAM, a specialized health care team to provide COVID-19 education, outreach, screening/testing, and referrals targeted at uninsured and Latinx populations
  • Petaluma People Services Center – to assist low-income families affected by COVID-19 with emergency financial needs, as fiscal sponsor to Friends of the Petaluma Family Resource Center at McDowell
  • Petaluma People Services Center – to provide support for economically vulnerable individuals and nonprofit operations affected during the COVID-19 pandemic
  • Raizes Collective – to support immediate organizational needs related to COVID-19
  • Reach for Home – to provide support for economically vulnerable individuals and nonprofit operations affected during the COVID-19 pandemic
  • Redwood Community Health Coalition – to support the Outreach and Enrollment program with service referrals to help the most vulnerable families affected by the pandemic and its resulting economic downturn
  • Redwood Empire Food Bank – to provide health groceries to local individuals, children, and families who have been affected by COVID-19
  • Roustabout Theater – to support immediate organizational needs related to COVID-19
  • Sebastiani Theatre Foundation, Inc. – to support immediate organizational needs related to COVID-19
  • Shared Housing and Resource Exchange California – to provide support for economically vulnerable individuals and nonprofit operations affected during the COVID-19 pandemic
  • Social Advocates for Youth – to provide job support to homeless youth
  • Sonoma Applied Village Services – to provide direct food and outreach services to the homeless of Sonoma County
  • Sonoma Community Center – to support organizational sustainability during the COVID-19 crisis
  • Sonoma Conservatory of Dance – to support immediate organizational needs related to COVID-19
  • Sonoma County Black Forum – to provide food assistance to individuals and families and support the Urban Gardening Series
  • Sonoma Ecology Center – to support organizational sustainability during the COVID-19 crisis
  • Sonoma Ecology Center (Sustainable Sonoma) – to support organizational sustainability during the COVID-19 crisis, as fiscal sponsor to Sustainable Sonoma
  • Sonoma Overnight Support – to provide support for economically vulnerable individuals and nonprofit operations affected during the COVID-19 pandemic
  • Sonoma Springs Community Hall – to support organizational sustainability during the COVID-19 crisis
  • Sonoma State University DREAM Center – to expand the Undocu-Survival Initiative, which provides financial and technology assistance to undocumented students that allows them to persist in their education and employment
  • Sonoma Valley Education Foundation – to support Preschool for All providing tuition-free, high-quality preschool education to low-income students in Sonoma Valley
  • Sonoma Valley Mentoring Alliance – to support organizational sustainability during the COVID-19 crisis
  • Sonoma Valley Museum of Art – to support immediate organizational needs related to COVID-19
  • Sonoma Valley Youth & Family Services – to support organizational sustainability during the COVID-19 crisis
  • St. Seraphim of Sarov Orthodox Church – to provide deliveries of hygiene supplies, PPE, and fresh and prepared food to low-income families, as fiscal sponsor to California Homemakers Association
  • Teen Services Sonoma – to support organizational sustainability during the COVID-19 crisis
  • The Living Room – to provide support for economically vulnerable individuals and nonprofit operations affected during the COVID-19 pandemic
  • TLC Child & Family Services – to support transition-age homeless youth in the THP-Plus Expansion program with a monthly basic needs stipend to help ensure Rapid Rehousing
  • Transcendence Theatre Company – to support immediate organizational needs related to COVID-19
  • Una Vida – to support the Community Pantry-Crisis Response program developed to support vulnerable community members affected by COVID-19
  • Vintage House Senior Multipurpose Center of Sonoma Valley – to address food insecurity and mental health issues resulting from the economic and social impacts of COVID-19 on low-income seniors and Latinx residents of Sonoma Valley
  • West County Community Services – to provide support for economically vulnerable individuals and nonprofit operations affected during the COVID-19 pandemic
  • West County Health Centers Inc – to provide access to medical and behavioral health services through telehealth patient visits via video or phone and limited in-person visits for dental and other services during COVID-19
  • Women’s Recovery Services – A Unique Place – to provide support for economically vulnerable individuals and nonprofit operations affected during the COVID-19 pandemic

Wildfire Emergency Grants - $730,000

  • Alliance Redwoods Conference Grounds – to fund efforts made by Alliance Redwoods Conference Grounds to house, feed, and care for firefighters who were fighting the Kincade Fire
  • Boys & Girls Clubs of Sonoma-Marin – to support Fire Relief Day Camps operated at the Healdsburg & Geyserville Clubs in the days following the Kincade Fire
  • California Human Development – to support immediate fire relief efforts after the 2017 firestorm
  • Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Santa Rosa – to support the rental assistance needs of individuals and families impacted by the Kincade fires
  • Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Santa Rosa – to support immediate fire relief efforts after the 2017 firestorm
  • Ceres Community Project – to support immediate fire relief efforts after the 2017 firestorm
  • Community Action Partnership of Sonoma County – to purchase gift cards to distribute to families affected by the Kincade fire
  • Community Action Partnership of Sonoma County – to support immediate fire relief efforts after the 2017 firestorm
  • Community Child Care Council of Sonoma County – to support immediate fire relief efforts after the 2017 firestorm
  • Corazon Healdsburg – for general operating to support response to the Kincade fire
  • Food For Thought – to support the unanticipated costs related to the Kincade fire for replacing food lost in the power outage, providing extra items to clients in need, and staff time
  • Grantmakers Concerned with Immigrants and Refugees – to support immediate fire relief efforts after the 2017 firestorm
  • Humane Society of Sonoma County – to support immediate fire relief efforts after the 2017 firestorm
  • La Luz Center – to support immediate fire relief efforts after the 2017 firestorm
  • North Bay Organizing Project – to support the needs of our most economically vulnerable community members after the Kincade fires through UndocuFund
  • Pediatric Dental Initiative of the North Coast Inc. – to support the unanticipated costs related to the Kincade fire for re-opening of the surgery center
  • Petaluma People Services Center – for general operating to support response to the Kincade fire
  • Petaluma People Services Center – to support immediate fire relief efforts after the 2017 firestorm
  • Redwood Empire Food Bank – for general operating to support response to the Kincade fire
  • Redwood Empire Food Bank – to support immediate fire relief efforts after the 2017 firestorm
  • Russian River Alliance – to support work in disaster recovery
  • Sonoma County Grape Growers Foundation – to support the needs of our most economically vulnerable community members after the Kincade fires
  • Sonoma Family Meal – to provide meals to first responders, evacuees, and disaster survivors during and after large-scale emergencies in Sonoma County
  • United Way of the Wine Country – for general operating to support response to the Kincade fire
  • Volunteer Center Of Sonoma County Inc – to support immediate fire relief efforts after the 2017 firestorm
  • West County Community Services – to support work in disaster recovery
  • West County Health Centers Inc – to support work in disaster recovery

Helping Individuals Grants - $4,507,855

  • Buckelew Programs – to provide direct and immediate emergency services to community members with behavioral health challenges
  • Burbank Housing Management Corporation – to cover the temporary housing costs for Journey’s End residents awaiting permanent housing
  • California Parenting Institute (CPI) – to provide financial support to high risk families with emergent needs to maintain housing, medical care and stability
  • Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Santa Rosa – to support the unmet needs of our most vulnerable community members post-fires
  • Community Action Partnership of Sonoma County – for continued efforts with fire recovery assistance and support
  • Community Action Partnership of Sonoma County – to hire a Disaster Case Manager focused on the home rebuild process
  • Community Action Partnership of Sonoma County – to fund Administrative Support for Rebuilding Our Community Sonoma County (ROC)
  • Community Foundation of Mendocino County – for the Disaster Fund for Mendocino County
  • Corazon Healdsburg – for general operating support to assist northern Sonoma County vulnerable residents
  • Council on Aging Services for Seniors – to provide home delivered meals to frail, isolated and homebound seniors
  • First 5 Sonoma County – to support a mini-grants program by providing support specifically for disaster-impacted child care providers
  • La Luz Center – to support the La Luz Center’s Micro Loan program
  • La Luz Center – to assist low-income Sonoma Valley individuals/families with emergency shelter, food and basic needs
  • Legal Aid of Sonoma County – to support the Disaster Law Project (DLP) providing legal and policy support to individuals affected by the 2017 and 2019 Sonoma County fires
  • Lomi Counseling Clinic – to provide individual and family psychotherapy to adults and children impacted by the wildfire of 2018
  • Lutheran Social Services of Northern California – to support the unmet needs of our most vulnerable community members post-fires
  • Napa Valley Community Foundation – for the Napa Valley Community Disaster Relief Fund
  • Nevada County Relief Fund – for the Nevada County Relief Fund, to provide emergency relief funds to the community
  • New Vision Santa Rosa Foundation – to support grants for small businesses negatively impacted by COVID-19
  • North Bay Jobs with Justice – to support building economic resilience for vulnerable communities impacted by the wildfires
  • North Bay Organizing Project – to support Undocufund in providing direct financial assistance to our undocumented community members
  • North Coast Opportunities Inc. – for the Disaster Relief Fund to support long term recovery in Lake County from the 2017 Sulphur Fire
  • On The Move – to support direct emergency financial assistance for Sonoma County Latinx community members for living expenses related to the COVID-19 Pandemic
  • Petaluma People Services Center – to provide home-delivered meals and check-ins through the Meals on Wheels Program for at-risk seniors
  • Redwood Empire Food Bank – to provide nourishing fruits and vegetables to our hungry neighbors to improve their quality of life
  • Shared Housing and Resource Exchange California – to provide immediate and direct aid through an Emergency Needs Fund for participants in the home share programs
  • TLC Child & Family Services – to assist former foster youth with emergency housing, gas, food and transportation assistance.
  • United Policyholders – to support the enhanced long term recovery services to North Bay wildfire impacted households through United Policyholders’ Roadmap to recovery program
  • United Way of the Wine Country – to provide grants to law enforcement and fire personnel who lost homes in the 2017 wildfire in Sonoma County
  • West County Community Services – to provide food for very low-income and flood-affected seniors
  • Women’s Recovery Services – A Unique Place – for general operating support
  • Yuba-Sutter-Colusa United Way – for fire relief and recovery

Healing the long-term effects of trauma - $1,894,500

  • California Parenting Institute (CPI) – to expand the Child Abuse Treatment Program
  • Cancer Support Sonoma – to provide individual psychotherapy and mental health support groups for low fee and underserved cancer patients, caregivers and their families
  • Daily Acts Organization – to support the Sonoma County Environmental Health Coalition Project
  • Hanna Boys Center – for Sonoma County Title I school teacher scholarships to attend the Hanna Institute Summit
  • Healthcare Foundation Northern Sonoma County – to support the Wildfire Mental Health Collaborative Public Awareness Campaign
  • Humanidad Therapy & Education Services – to support culturally-proficient mental health counseling for underserved Latinos, primarily high-risk, low-income migrant workers
  • La Luz Center – to support the El Verano Family Resource Center Mental Health Program
  • Lomi School Foundation (Lomi Counseling Clinic) – to promote the health and wellbeing of the diverse community of Sonoma County by providing accessible mental health care and education
  • NAMI Sonoma County – to launch Ending The Silence program in Sonoma County middle and high schools
  • NAMI Sonoma County – for general operating support to increase the capacity of NAMI’s warmline and outreach and referral services
  • On The Move – to support the launch and implementation of La Plaza which will improve access to trauma-informed care and community-led mental health services for Latinos in Sonoma County
  • Petaluma City Schools – to support the McDowell Family Resource Center pilot program Convivencia
  • Santa Rosa Community Health – to expand the work of Sonoma Community Resilience Collaborative during disasters
  • Santa Rosa Community Health – to support Sonoma Community Resilience Collaborative – Building a Self-Healing Community
  • Santa Rosa Fire Fighters Foundation – to support behavioral health programs for firefighters in our county
  • Side by Side, formerly Sunny Hills Services – to support the New Immigrant Collaborative pilot at Healdsburg Junior High School
  • Side by Side, formerly Sunny Hills Services – to reduce the stigma of mental health challenges in the vulnerable, at-risk Latino youth community
  • St. Joseph Home Care Network – to support the children’s grief services program
  • Support Our Students – to support delivering mental health therapy and resources to some of Sonoma County’s most vulnerable individuals during this COVID-19 pandemic
  • The Living Room – to provide mental health services to women currently experiencing, or at risk of experiencing, homelessness
  • United Way of the Wine Country – to cover expenses for the administration of the First Responders Fund
  • Verity – to augment therapeutic counseling services to Spanish-speaking survivors of sexual violence and their families
  • YWCA of Sonoma County – to support specialized domestic violence services to the growing number of Sonoma County victims and their families

Housing Solutions for our Community - $1,823,785

  • Burbank Housing Development Corporation – to support the incubation of the cross sector leadership group, Generation Housing
  • csb consulting – for research and guidance on housing issues in Sonoma County
  • Napa Valley Community Foundation – to support the launch of a comprehensive Accessory Dwelling Unit program
  • New Vision Santa Rosa Foundation – to develop resources and information to facilitate affordable housing development in Sonoma County through a Housing Trust Fund
  • Reach for Home – for Map One Housing team collaboration and project
  • Renewal Enterprise District – to support the commitment of the Renewal Enterprise District to increase the housing stock in Sonoma County, through partnerships with Forsyth Street and MapOneSonoma
  • Shared Housing and Resource Exchange California – to provide funding for an additional Home Matching Specialist to SHARE Sonoma County
  • Sonoma Ecology Center – to support Sustainable Sonoma, a project of Sonoma Ecology Center, to further the housing affordability goal of the Sonoma Valley community
  • TheCaseMade Incorporated – for research and guidance on housing communication strategies in Sonoma County
  • Tides Center – to provide core funding for Generation Housing
  • United Way of the Wine Country – to launch the second phase of MAP One Sonoma’s efforts on housing

Preparedness - Resilient Communities - $738,700

  • California Indian Museum & Cultural Center – to support CIMCC’s Implementation Plan to the Partnership for Resilient Communities
  • Center for Volunteer & Nonprofit Leadership – to support the operations of Sonoma County Community Organizations Active in Disaster (SC-COAD)
  • Center for Volunteer & Nonprofit Leadership – to support the Volunteer Center of Sonoma County and CVNL Merger
  • Ceres Community Project – to support training and projects related to resilient leadership in times of disaster
  • Children’s Museum of Sonoma County – to support training and projects related to resilient leadership in times of disaster
  • Chop’s Teen Club aka DeMeo Teen Club Inc. – to support training and projects related to resilient leadership in times of disaster
  • City of Santa Rosa – to strengthen community cohesion and prepare neighborhoods for future emergency via the Resilient Neighborhood Neighborfest Program
  • Community Child Care Council of Sonoma County – to support training and projects related to resilient leadership in times of disaster
  • Compassion Without Borders – to support training and projects related to resilient leadership in times of disaster
  • New Vision Santa Rosa Foundation – to support work in disaster recovery, as fiscal sponsor for Russian River Chamber of Commerce
  • Pepperwood Foundation – to support training and projects related to resilient leadership in times of disaster
  • Petaluma Ecumenical Properties – to support training and projects related to resilient leadership in times of disaster
  • River to Coast Children’s Services – to support training and projects related to resilient leadership in times of disaster
  • Sonoma County Regional Parks Foundation – to support training and projects related to resilient leadership in times of disaster
  • Sonoma Valley Community Communications – to support installment of a new radio antenna for KSVY 91.3 Sonoma
  • United Way of the Wine Country – to support training and projects related to resilient leadership in times of disaster
  • Windward Fund – to support the development and deployment of the Zonehaven Evacuation Management Platform (EMP) in Sonoma County, as fiscal sponsor for Zonehaven Fund

Planning, Research, and Convening - $478,544

  • Career Technical Education Foundation Sonoma County – to support YouthTruth Expansion
  • Career Technical Education Foundation Sonoma County – to support the broader Our Kids Our Future framework
  • Center for Effective Philanthropy – to support YouthTruth Surveys – Phase 1
  • Innate Strategies – to support the Map One Sonoma Initiative, a community-wide resilience collaborative
  • Laurie Johnson Consulting – a disaster recovery consultant to support the City of Santa Rosa and County of Sonoma in developing research-based and equitable recovery plans
  • Pepperwood Foundation – for the Living with Fire Symposium
  • Sonoma State University – to support a convening to identify transformative county goals on climate change
  • United Way of the Wine Country – to support the Map One Sonoma Initiative, a community-wide resilience collaborative

If you have questions about the Resilience Fund, please contact us

 

Karin Demarest

Karin Demarest

Vice President for Community Impact
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