The Founders

Alcario and his wife Carmen have received numerous awards and recognitions including Cornerstone of the Arts Award from the City of San Jose Office of Cultural Affairs, HFSV La Familia Award, PACT Leadership in Action Award, Latino Heritage Leadership Award, Premio Tequio from the Mexican Consulate, Distinguished Philanthropist of the Year Award from the Latino Community Foundation, Si Se Puede Award from the Chavez Family Foundation, Portraits of Success Award, and ABBY Award from the Arts Council Silicon Valley.


The Spring 2018 Grant Cycle is now open! LOIs are due by midnight on Monday, February 12.
If your LOI is approved, the full application will be due by midnight on Monday, March 5. Funding decisions will be made in April and awards will be disbursed by June.


If your grant period ends between December 31, 2017 and June 30, 2018, you are eligible to apply in this cycle.