Welcoming James W. Head to the East Bay Community Foundation

On November 3, the Chinese American Community Foundation Board of Directors welcomed James W. Head to his new role as CEO & President of the East Bay Community Foundation at a special gathering attended by community leaders. David Lei, Vice Chairman of CACF, congratulated James and encouraged him to get to know the Chinese American […]

Diverse Culture of Generosity Program

The Association of Fundraising Professionals Silicon Valley Chapter is hosting a lively discussion of the tradition of philanthropy within the Hispanic, Chinese and Indian-American communities in the Bay Area. CACF co-founder and board member, Buck Gee will be speaking at this event.

Annual Executive Director’s Luncheon

On December 5, 2014, we co-hosted the annual executive director’s holiday lunch with The San Francisco Foundation. Dr. Rolland M. Lowe, our Chairman congratulated Mr. Fred Blackwell on his new appointment as President & CEO of The San Francisco Foundation. Fred spoke of his plans for reaching out and revisiting the organization’s role. The annual […]

What You Need to Know About Nonprofit Mergers

Since the 2008 recession, the nonprofit and grantmaking communities have steadily paid increasing attention to mergers. The total pool of grantmaking dollars available to support nonprofit mergers has grown, albeit modestly. And more nonprofits have considered merger as a part of their strategy to increase and sustain their impact in the community. Yet, as recent […]

C100 Speakers Forum: Asian American Philanthropy

The Committee of 100 is hosting the event, “Asian American Philanthropy: Strategic Investing for Social Impact” ¬†on February 27 in San Francisco. It is such a timely topic for us as we are putting together the final touches on our report on Chinese American philanthropy (to be launched in March). Speakers will¬†explore the role of […]