Collectively Moving the Needle

Founded in 1928, East Bay Community Foundation (EBCF) partners with an active network of donors, local government funds, institutions, and […more…]

East Bay Community Foundation

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(510) 836-3223
Interim Director of Philanthropic Advising: Brenda Laribee


To ensure that all members of our community are treated fairly, with equitable opportunity and outcomes.

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This is a critical moment of opportunity for the East Bay community. As an Oakland native, my lived experience is the impetus for my drive for equity and justice. I left the private sector and entered the public sector to align my commitment to equity and justice in the work I do every day. With 10+ years of launching equity initiatives in New York and at home in the East Bay, I could not be more excited to join EBCF as we continue to advance a more just East Bay.
Brandi Howard,
President & CEO
Howard was recently appointed as the new President & CEO of East Bay Community Foundation. Howard will begin on November 14, 2022.