Eastside College Prep, in East Palo Alto, where 98% of graduates will be the
first in their families to attend college.
JobTrain students, in Menlo Park, learn through hands-on training as part of the
Laborers Construction Fundamentals Training Program.
Puente de la Costa Sur provides services to agricultural workers and their families in the
Coastside region of San Mateo County.
Vida Verde provides overnight environmental learning experiences for students
who may not otherwise have such opportunities.

Application Deadlines

  • Submission deadlines are February 1, May 1, August 1, and November 1.
  • Requests received after any deadline will be considered in the next quarter.
  • Grant decisions are issued quarterly in March, June, September, and December.

Please noteAs of January 2018, the Foundation no longer accepts proposals from organizations working internationally. The current focus of the Foundation is on its long-standing effort to fund organizations addressing community needs in San Mateo County.  Therefore, proposals will only be accepted from organizations serving  San Mateo County.

Where & What We Support

Proposals will be considered for nonprofit organization in San Mateo County serving:

· Children, youth, families

· Immigrants

· The elderly

· Those who are economically at-risk

· People with mental and/or physical health conditions

· Those recovering from addiction

· Those affected by physical abuse