Rose Foundation is guided by directors who have a wealth of experience in community, labor and environmental activism, as well as financial and fundraising expertise.
New Voices Are Rising strives to develop young leaders, especially in low-income communities and communities of color in Alameda and Contra Costa Counties. New Voices is guided by community members who are active in labor and environmental health and justice issues.
The Grassroots Fund supports small groups throughout greater northern California that are tackling tough environmental problems including toxic pollution, urban sprawl, environmental degradation of our rivers and wild places, as well as, of our communities and our health. The Fund is advised by a volunteer board of community activists and funding partners.
The Consumer Financial Education Fund supports projects that relate to consumer financial education, with an emphasis on issues related to large financial institutions, basic banking, access to financial services and retail banking accounts. This fund is advised by a volunteer funding board of individuals who have tremendous expertise in the field of consumer financial education.
The Consumer Privacy Rights Fund supports projects that relate to the preservation or promotion of privacy rights of consumers or residents. The Fund is advised by a volunteer funding board of individuals who possess tremendous expertise in the field of privacy rights.
The Consumer Products Fund supports research and/or advocacy around human health issues related to herbal products, especially those that may be added to food or other substances people ingest. The Fund is advised by a volunteer funding board of individuals who have tremendous expertise in the field of consumer product ingredients.
The Kern County Air Pollution Mitigation Fund supports grants for projects designed to reduce particulate or ozone air pollution in the Valley portion of Kern County. The Committee is comprised of representatives from both the environmental and home development communities in Kern County.
The Puget Sound Stewardship and Mitigation Fund is dedicated to protecting the water quality of Puget Sound. The Fund is advised by a local funding board of individuals with deep knowledge of Puget Sound issues.
The Southeast Madera County Responsible Growth Fund was created to advocate for responsible growth in Madera County and is guided by a funding board of local sustainable growth advocates and experts in the fields of traffic, water, agriculture and responsible planning.