Our Donors


foundations, organizations, corporations, and government agencies

51Oakland
Access to Housing and Economic Assistance for Development (AHEAD)
Alameda County Arts Commission
Al-Cal Insurance Company
Alex and Ani
Aroha Philanthropies
Banks Family Foundation
The Barr Charitable Trust
The Benevity Community Impact Fund
The Brickyard Berridge Fund
The Barrios Trust
Bring It Local
Bernard E. & Alba Witkin Foundation
Betsy Gordon Foundation
The Bill Graham Supporting Foundation of the Jewish Community Federation and Endowment Fund
California Arts Council
Center for Cultural Innovation
City of Oakland Cultural Funding Program
Clorox Company Foundation
Community Bank of the Bay
The Community Foundation
Crescent Porter Hale Foundation
DC Construction
Doc’s of The Bay
East Bay Community Foundation
Give Something Back Fund
Golden Eagle Insurance
Edith and Herbert Lehman Foundation
Fidelity Charitable Gift Fund
First Congregational Church of Berkeley
Fist of Flour Pizza
Foundations for Initiatives Fund
Future State
Grubman Wealth Management
Hedco Foundation
The Hive Advertising
The Jason Schmelnik Memorial Fund
The Jewish Federation of Nashville & Middle Tennessee
J.P. Morgan Chase & Co.
Kaiser Permanente Community Benefit Fund
Levi Strauss Foundation
The Lia Fund of the Randy Weil Trust
Morris Stulsaft Foundation
Northern California Community Loan Fund (NCCLF)
Oakland East Bay Gay Men’s Chorus
Oakland Fund for Children and Youth
Pacific Foundation Services
Parnassus Investments
Peace Development Fund
Peet’s Coffee & Tea
Piedmont Community Church
Rainbow Grocery Cooperative
RBO & Co.
Salesforce Foundation
San Francisco Foundation
Schwab Charitable Foundation
Shenson Foundation
Shinnyo-en Foundation
Skylite Snowballs
Soul Motion, LLC.
Thomas J. Long Foundation
TJX Foundation
Torrey Pines Bank
Walter & Elise Haas Fund
William & Flora Hewlett Foundation
United Way of the Bay
Vessel Gallery
Y&H Soda Foundation

individual contributors

A very special thank you to the countless individuals who have made contributions in amounts ranging from $5-$50,000 this year. Each contribution — large, small, and in-between — is greatly appreciated.

matching gifts

Alliance Berstein Matching Gift Program
Bristol Meyers Squibb Foundation
Google Matching Gifts
Microsoft Matching Gifts Program
Pacific Services
Pearl.com, LLC
Salesforce Foundation
Oracle Matching Gifts
Visa Giving Station

in-kind contributors

Abigail Rudner Design
Albany Bowl
Alice Prussin Lighting Design
Alpen Cellars
Andronico’s Market
Arizmendi Bakery and Pizzeria
BANDALOOP
Bison Organic Beer
Capoeira Angola Center Oakland
Catrina Marchetti Photography
Casa de Chocolates
The Cheese Board
Chico Bags
Cliff Bar
Donut Savant
David Collier (Studio B Films Inc.)
Esterlina Vineyards
Frog’s Tooth Vineyards
Jennyb (Shady Lady Lighting)
Josh Harrington
La Tivola Linen
Linden Street Brewery
Market Hall
Montalvo Arts Center
Neal Family Vineyards
Oakland Fence Project
On-Call Hospitality Staffing
Pandora
Peet’s Coffee
Piedmont Grocery
The Port Workspaces
Qute Treats
Rita Blitt
Robert Cheatham
Rubicon Bakery
Rosenblum Cellars
Safeway
Semifreddi’s Bakery
Solstice Press
Suzanne LaFetra
Trader Joe’s
Whole Foods

What a brave band of determined souls is Destiny!

Alice Walker
Author, poet, feminist, and activist