Author: Monica Walls

Client Spotlight: Community Vision Capital & Consulting

In 2018, the Northern California Community Loan Fund (NCCLF) Board of Directors approved an ambitious, paradigm-shifting Strategic Plan, with economic and racial equity at the center.  The Loan Fund has been in business since 1987, as a pillar of the San Francisco community development ecosystem. Upon approval of the...

Schaffer&Combs Partners with Braven

Schaffer&Combs is proud to announce a new partnership with Braven. Braven empowers promising, underrepresented young people—first-generation college students, students from low-income backgrounds, and students of color—with the skills, confidence, experiences and networks necessary to transition from college to strong first jobs through their fellowship program. S&C continues our journey...

Children’s Council Appoints Gina M. Fromer As CEO

  With support from Schaffer&Combs, Children’s Council of San Francisco selected Gina Fromer as their next Chief Executive Officer. Says Fromer, “Ensuring that children and their families have the child care resources they need to thrive is good for families, good for business and hugely beneficial to our great city....

Meaning and Work Series: Maureen Sedonaen

… We continue the Meaning and Work series with Maureen Sedonaen.  “No one wants charity. They want your access. They want their kids to have a better life. They want stability. They want a chance. When you see the people you serve as less than you, it’s time to...

Client Spotlight: Rapidly Expanding Ronald McDonald House at Stanford Opens New Facility for Families

S&C client Ronald McDonald House at Stanford creates a home-away-from-home and supportive community for families of children with life-threatening illnesses receiving specialized treatment at local hospitals. These children and families are experiencing the most stressful possible conditions, and the House provides a safe, beautiful, caring environment with support from...