Joshua Simon, Community Arts Stabilization Trust (CAST), Oakland, CA

For community based economic development and nonprofit owned community facilities, this is a critical funding source that pays for up to 15-20% of project costs (after the expense of the tax credits). From YMCA youth centers and youth afterschool programs, to cultural facilities, such as Seattle’s Wing Luk Museum and San Francisco’s Jazz Center, important […]

Meals on Wheels San Francisco CEO and Executive Director, Ashley McCumber

“The new kitchen is important to our community; without it, in just 2-3 years, we would cease being able to serve the most vulnerable seniors, many living on less than $900 a month. We’re seeing approximately 1,200 new older adult clients each year who are depending on us to help them age with dignity and […]