Preventing substance abuse and promoting healthy living for children and youth, enabling youth to make informed decisions and form healthy relationships
Promoting literacy for children from pre-Kindergarten through Third Grade
Building vocational and workplace skills for middle and high school aged youth

Application Information

Applications are accepted during a two week submission period for consideration at the Spring 2016 and the Fall 2016 Meetings of the Board of Directors.

Next Deadlines:

  • July
  • The Foundation will accept proposals for the Fall 2016 meeting from Tuesday, July 5, 2016 through 5 P.M. on Thursday, July 21, 2016.

Grantee Spotlight

Reading Partners is dedicated to improving the reading skills of elementary school students throughout the United States by recruiting and training community volunteers to provide one-on-one tutoring to students. 


We Support

The GGS Foundation supports community-based, nonprofit organizations working in three main program areas:
-  Promoting Literacy
-  Substance Abuse Prevention & Healthy Living
-  Vocational & Workplace Skill Development.

The foundation makes grants in San Francisco and Marin counties.