The program areas in this portfolio support efforts that improve policies that advance equitable systems change. In addition they seek to strengthen the infrastructure and sustainability of the nonprofit sector.
We seek to support efforts that improve policies or conditions for underserved Californians using public policy activities such as education, advocacy, civic engagement and analysis. Ultimately, these grants must address issues from a systemic perspective.
In this program area, we fund the nonprofit sector as a whole, seeking to support its current work and long-term sustainability. We make grants to infrastructure organizations that support the wide range of missions, activities, and requirements of the sector.