Our Staff

Angie Briones

Angie Briones

Director of Programs & Operations

Angie Briones has more than 25 years of executive leadership, senior management and consulting experience in the nonprofit sector with expertise in change management and transitions, strategic planning, fundraising, financial management, and administration. She has worked with diverse nonprofit organizations in Silicon Valley and throughout the Southwest helping them develop and fund programs to improve educational, employment, housing, and economic opportunities for Latinos and other low-income people. Angie has more than 12 years of experience in philanthropy with a focus on corporate and foundation relations. She held previous positions as Program Officer for The Health Trust and Regional Grantmaking Consultant for the Levi Strauss Foundation. Angie earned a Bachelor’s degree in Economics from Stanford University and a Master in Public Administration from San Jose State University. She currently serves on the board of Jose Valdes Math Foundation, is a former director of the Silicon Valley Council of Nonprofits, and holds a concurrent part-time position as Development Director at ConXión to Community.

Grant Application

Interested applicants should register online to submit a Letter of Inquiry (LOI) as the first step in the application process. If your organization meets our eligibility criteria and your project aligns with our strategies, you will receive an email invitation to complete the online application.

Next Application Deadline

New! Beginning July 1, 2017 the foundation will only consider grant requests during two grant cycles a year in the fall (August - October) and spring (February - April). The specific due dates for each cycle will be posted at least 30 days in advance of a deadline.