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Community Foundation Sonoma County

Invested in the Promise of Sonoma County

Santa Rosa, CA   |  https://sonomacf.org

Mission

The Mission of Community Foundation Sonoma County is to strengthen our local community through effective philanthropy and civic engagement.

Ruling year info

1984

President and CEO

Óscar Chávez

Main address

120 Stony Point Road Suite 220

Santa Rosa, CA 95401 USA

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EIN

68-0003212

NTEE code info

Community Foundations (T31)

IRS filing requirement

This organization is required to file an IRS Form 990 or 990-EZ.

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Communication

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Programs and results

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Our programs

SOURCE: Self-reported by organization

What are the organization's current programs, how do they measure success, and who do the programs serve?

Competitive and Discretionary grant budget

Grantmaking is the major program of the Community Foundation. Since inception in 1983, the Community Foundation and its donors have awarded more than $290 million in grants.

Population(s) Served
Adults
Children and youth

Where we work

Accreditations

Council on Foundations Accredited

National Standards accreditation 2023

Financials

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Operations

The people, governance practices, and partners that make the organization tick.

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Community Foundation Sonoma County

Board of directors
as of 01/19/2024
SOURCE: Self-reported by organization
Board co-chair

Richard Davis-Lowell


Board co-chair

Thelia Wade

Buckingham Strategic Wealth

Term: 2022 - 2024

Jean Schulz

Charles M. Schulz Museum & Research Center

Richard Davis-Lowell

Retired, BNY Mellon Wealth Management

Thelia Wade

Buckingham Strategic Wealth

Deberah Kelley

Retired, Mechanics Bank

Michelle Young

Retired, Transcend Wealth Partners

Lisa Carreño

United Way of the Wine Country

Christina Hollingsworth

Dillwood Burkel & Millar, LLP

Janet Ramatici

Retired, Petaluma Education Foundation

Akash Kalia

Palms Inn

Dale Wannen

Sustainvest Asset Management, LLC

Kit Driscoll

Coblentz Patch Duffy & Bass LLP

Aiko-Sophie Ezaki

EPC Built Inc.

Ralph Lewin

Peter E. Haas Jr. Family Fund

Teejay Lowe

West College Management LLC

Alan Preston

Retired, Chevron Corporation

Kerri Berry

Linkenheimer LLP, CPA's & Advisors

Board leadership practices

SOURCE: Self-reported by organization

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  • Board orientation and education
    Does the board conduct a formal orientation for new board members and require all board members to sign a written agreement regarding their roles, responsibilities, and expectations? Yes
  • CEO oversight
    Has the board conducted a formal, written assessment of the chief executive within the past year ? Yes
  • Ethics and transparency
    Have the board and senior staff reviewed the conflict-of-interest policy and completed and signed disclosure statements in the past year? Yes
  • Board composition
    Does the board ensure an inclusive board member recruitment process that results in diversity of thought and leadership? Yes
  • Board performance
    Has the board conducted a formal, written self-assessment of its performance within the past three years? Not applicable

Organizational demographics

SOURCE: Self-reported; last updated 1/19/2024

Who works and leads organizations that serve our diverse communities? Candid partnered with CHANGE Philanthropy on this demographic section.

Leadership

The organization's leader identifies as:

Race & ethnicity
Hispanic/Latino/Latina/Latinx
Gender identity
Male, Not transgender
Sexual orientation
Heterosexual or Straight
Disability status
Person without a disability

Race & ethnicity

Gender identity

Transgender Identity

Sexual orientation

Disability

No data