Our Impact

OUR IMPACT

HEALDSBURG FOREVER GRANTS: Strengthening Communities

Since its inception in 2003, the nonprofit has granted more than $2.1 million to local organizations and has helped more than 70 nonprofits with serving Healdsburg & Geyserville.

Our endowment has grown to $2 million. The annual earnings provide a sustainable source of funds which, along with generous donations from our community, are available to meet the most pressing needs of Healdsburg and Geyserville at any given time. This is why we are called Healdsburg Forever community endowment.

2.1 Million in Grants
  • Health/Human Services
  • Youth Development/Education
  • Arts/Environmental Education
From 2022 grants – 2020 HELPING COMMUNITY THROUGH CRISES (Covid) $887,000 grants 

2022 – The community rose to the challenge with a matching grant from a generous donor and the Community Foundation Sonoma County. Provided $445,000 grants to to 13 nonprofits in Food Security, Housing, Healthcare, Youth & Education, seniors, and financial assistance. 2022 Grantees

2021 – The collective generosity of our donors matched a $150,000 challenge grant from Community Foundation of Sonoma County. Through this effort, Healdsburg Forever was able to grant $300,000 in February 2021 to six organizations: Corazon Healdsburg, Redwood Empire Food Bank, Alliance Medical Center, Legal Aid of Sonoma County, Reach for Home, and a public/private partnership with the City of Healdsburg.

In Spring of 2020 HF provided emergency grants totaling $142,000 to eight nonprofits providing essential services in the Healdsburg and Geyserville communities. The eight organizations that received grants were Redwood Empire Food Bank, Corazón Healdsburg, Healdsburg Shared Ministries/Food Pantry, Boys and Girls Club, Farm to Pantry, Reach for Home, Food for Thought and Alliance Medical Center.

STORIES OF IMPACT