We sincerely thank our private funders for their support. Their contributions enable us to adapt and expand our services to meet the changing needs of our local communities, and strengthen our capacity to provide critical services. We are honored to partner with these foundations and organizations in caring for the children, families and individuals who seek our services to improve their lives.
Blue Shield of California Foundation
Blue Shield of California Foundation is one of California’s largest and most trusted health philanthropies, supporting organizations on the front lines of health care and domestic violence. The Foundation works to improve the lives of all Californians, particularly the underserved, by making health care accessible, effective, and affordable, and by ending domestic violence. Community Solutions is grateful to receive supprt from the Foundation in the form of core operating funds to strengthen our capacity to provide critical services and shelter for survivors of domestic violence in South Santa Clara County. www.blueshieldcafoundation.org
The Community Foundation for San Benito County is dedicated to building a stronger community and enhancing the quality of life in San Benito County through the support of philanthropic activities. Since its formation in 1992, the Foundation has donated more than $900,000 to a variety of local causes and nonprofits to benefit the people of San Benito County. Community Solutions is the grateful recipient of funding from the Women’s Fund and Community Impact Grant Fund to support counseling and legal advocacy for victims of intimate partner abuse in San Benito County. www.cffsbc.org
Gilroy Assistance League
Gilroy Assistance League (GALs) is a non-profit corporation of 35 active women, providing grants to local health and recreation programs, visual and performing arts, and numerous other youth-oriented projects in our local Gilroy community. GALs is still a small group of women focused on causes and needs that are important to the local community. Community Solutions is grateful to receive funding from GALs for student backpacks and supplies. www.gilroyassistanceleague.org
The Housing Trust of Santa Clara County finances affordable housing and assists first-time homebuyers. It’s nationally recognized for providing the resources and leadership needed to make housing more affordable for those who want to live in Santa Clara County. The mission of the Housing Trust of Santa Clara County is to make Silicon Valley a more affordable place to live. It makes loans and grants to increase the supply of affordable housing, assist first-time homebuyers, prevent homelessness, and stabilize neighborhoods. www.housingtrustscc.org
The Morgan Hill Community Foundation (MHCF) is focused on improving the quality of life in the greater Morgan Hill region as defined by the Morgan Hill Unified School District boundaries. They accomplish this by furthering a culture of giving to address community needs and identifying and acquiring resources that provide support to nonprofit groups and programs. Community Solutions is thrilled to have been selected as the recipient of the '10 for 10' grant in honor of the Morgan Hill Community Foundation's 10 years of supporting the community.
Community Solutions is grateful to Sunlight Giving for their grant of $5,000 to provide for holiday festivities for the women and children at La Isla Pacifica, our confidential domestic violence shelter, and for general operating expenses.