For those who haven’t yet seen this week’s San Francisco Business Times, the Chinese American Community Foundation was featured by Renee Frojo as a new foundation serving the Chinese-American community. The article discusses the wider trends of Asian-American philanthropy and how Asian Americans are under-represented in mainstream philanthropic institutions. While many stories about Chinese Americans giving are in the news and shared with peers, there is very little data on the amount of funds the group has contributed.
The print version of the article can be accessed online here. The online version will require a subscription.
Please let us know what you think about it and what more we can do to change perceptions!