Community Initiatives

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  • First Grant
  • Total Number of Grants
    4
  • Cumulative Grant Amounts
    $3,332,044
 

Community Initiatives is a San Francisco-based organization that provides fiscal sponsorship to projects that contribute to or create public good. As a fiscal sponsor, the organization offers financial, management and organizational infrastructure and a secure mechanism for donors, allowing nonprofit organizations and projects to focus on their purpose. Community Initiatives sponsors a wide range of efforts benefitting arts and culture, education, environment, health, human services, advocacy and social justice goals.

Initially founded as a project of the San Francisco Foundation in 1996, Community Initiatives became an independent organization in 2008. Over 100 projects are active in its portfolio.

 

recent grants

Science Advancing Computational Science by Building Communities of Instructors and Learners
 

Organization

Community Initiatives


  • date awarded

    Oct 2019

  • amount

    $999,741

  • term

    27 months

 
Environmental Conservation Supporting Community-Driven Preservation of St. George Island’s Marine Heritage
 

Organization

Community Initiatives


  • date awarded

    May 2018

  • amount

    $425,238

  • term

    24 months

 

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