San Francisco Foundation

225 Bush Street, Suite 500
San Francisco CA 94104

phone: 415-733-8500
fax: 415-477-2783


Arlene Rodriguez



Web site:



The San Francisco Foundation promotes sustainable and equitable community development in Richmond, California. The Foundation ranks seventh in grantmaking and assets among the nation's community foundations, cultivating a family of donors who share a commitment to the Bay Area.


Description (from the website):

We embrace these values for ourselves and for the community that we serve:

  • build respectful partnerships to foster common understanding, solve problems, and ensure a caring community;
  • develop our resources to effectively listen, reflect, and share lessons;
  • foster excellence and leadership in individuals and institutions;
  • value diversity and equity in all of our actions; and
  • demonstrate integrity through accessible, timely, and responsive actions.


Resources to Share:

Arab, Middle Eastern, Muslim & South Asian Communities in the San Francisco Bay Area (PDF format)

Neighborhood Preparedness Plan A Guide to Organizing Neighborhoods for Preparedness, Response, and Recovery

A variety of newsletters and annual reports can be accessed through the Foundation website's Publications Page.