Central Valley Community Foundation



For more than fifty years the Central Valley Community Foundation has been a trusted partner in philanthropy in Fresno, Madera, Mariposa, Merced, Tulare and Kings Counties.

Founded in 1966, it provides giving options for individuals, families, businesses and other foundations to invest in programs that address social and environmental needs.

The foundation works with donors and nonprofits to advance effective philanthropy and build stronger communities with a staff possessing in-depth knowledge of the needs of the region and the agencies and organizations that are working to find solutions.

Web Address

www.centralvalleycf.org

Social Media Links

Twitter - @AshleyCVCF

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Recent News from Central Valley Community Foundation


Tulare Mayor Jose Sigala gifts $100 to unsuspecting mask wearers
Foundation: Central Valley Community Foundation

Tulare Mayor Jose Sigala gave Cernas a $100 gift card as part of the Central Valley Community Foundation's "Mask Up Central Valley"...more

Want to win a $100 gift card? Wear a mask
Foundation: Central Valley Community Foundation

The Central Valley Community Foundation is teaming up with county health offices to encourage and incentivize mask-wearing in Fresno,...more

Farmworkers who test positive for COVID-19 to be offered hotel rooms so they can isolate safely
Foundation: Central Valley Community Foundation

The program, organized by the Central Valley Community Foundation, will be rolled out over the next two weeks. The non-profit says it is a vital step...more

Central Valley Community Foundation hires new philanthropy director
Foundation: Central Valley Community Foundation

On Tuesday, the organization announced that Hannah Johnson McAbee would fill in the role, helping local donors accomplish their...more

Gov. Newsom Targets Fresno Needs With Big Bucks in Budget
Foundation: Central Valley Community Foundation

Former Mayor Ashley Swearengin, who now heads the Central Valley Community Foundation, said she was encouraged that the governor...more

Bank of America makes half million dollars in donations
Foundation: Central Valley Community Foundation

... funding for the Central Valley Community Foundation's Fresno DRIVE campaign. Beyond philanthropic dollars, local bank employees also...more

Commentary: Closing The Opportunity Gap In America's Cities
Foundation: Central Valley Community Foundation

Ashley Swearengin, former mayor of Fresno, Calif, and head of the Central Valley Community Foundation, puts it this way: “Collaboration is...more

Fresno Bee Hopes Nonprofit Model and Education Focus will Boost Engagement
Foundation: Central Valley Community Foundation

As key partners, the Fresno Bee looked to the Central Valley Community Foundation, Fresno State, and State Center Community College...more

Geographic Focus

Fresno County, CA
Kings County, CA
Madera County, CA
Mariposa County, CA
Merced County, CA
Tulare County, CA

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