Supporting Our Communities
Causes we are passionate about
There are tons of amazing and worthy causes that we can support. But we also understand that taking a stand on specific causes impacting where we work and live creates the highest potential for impact. Therefore, in 2019 we are focusing our efforts on making an impact in the following areas:
First Foundation Awards $250,000 to Nonprofits through Its Revamped ‘Supporting Our Communities’ Program
Selected nonprofits are presented a grant for strengthening their organizational and fundraising capacity as well as community development initiatives.
Organizational & fundraising capacity grant recipients receive:
If your organization is interested in becoming a future partner with us, we invite you to reach out.
Priorities will be given to organizations that:
- Serve low- and moderate-income individuals of all ages.
- Share our expertise in financial literacy and economic self-sufficiency.
- Focus on development assistance and lending solutions for small businesses.
- Offer our employees an opportunity to engage.
- Partner to support the creation of affordable housing and the sustainability of safe, clean and desirable neighborhoods and programs that enhance the quality of life for residents in communities that First Foundation serves.
Community Impact Team
With the guiding principle that giving is more than just writing a check, our community impact team ensures our giving efforts are strategic and meaningful to the organizations and causes they support.