Stacey Manley

24
Jul

Byron Johnson joins EBCF as Capacity Building Initiative Officer

The East Bay Community Foundation (EBCF) is pleased to announce Byron Johnson as the foundation’s newest addition to staff. Byron will join us as Capacity Building Initiative Officer and will lead EBCF’s “Black-Led Organizations Initiative” (BLO) beginning August 1, 2017. The BLO Initiative is a collaborative, capacity-building effort designed to support the growth, sustainability and impact of local organizations in

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21
Jul

Christine Lim joins EBCF as Sr. Development Officer

The East Bay Community Foundation is excited to announce that Christine Lim has joined the Foundation as Senior Development Officer. Christine brings over 16 years of senior investment management experience and a breath of knowledge and expertise from the financial sector. As part of the Foundation’s external fundraising team, she will spearhead the Foundation’s professional advisor engagement strategy as well

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27
Jun

Bolstering Bay Area Black-Led Organizations

Since 2010 over 400,000 registered nonprofits have either closed their doors or lost their 501 (c)(3) status. Bay Area Black-Led Organizations (BLOs), which are lifelines to local communities and critical vehicles for community empowerment and civic participation, have been especially impacted. Although vital to their communities, these nonprofit organizations are shrinking in number and often lack the resources and connections to

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27
Jun

Building Immigrant Power Fund

As part of our social justice and policy advocacy work, EBCF is proud to announce the launch of the “Building Immigrant Power Fund” to build the collective voice and agency of the immigrant community. In the East Bay, immigrants are our coworkers, students, partners, teachers, and a key driver of our local economy. By building the civic engagement, capacity and power

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