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News & Resources


As the impact of our current crisis continues to evolve, visit our Resource Hub for updates on funding opportunities, stories from the field, news, and more.

Stories from the Field

Highlighting perspectives from our nonprofit partners, including specific areas of need and topical resources to help inform response efforts.

Philanthropy’s Role

Sharing examples of how the philanthropic sector is stepping up and celebrating best practices during challenging times.

The Latest Information

Offering updates about our work at PFS, news on the evolving crisis, and links to philanthropic resources both for funders and nonprofit organizations.

Funding Opportunities

If you are a nonprofit seeking support or a donor interested in helping, you can explore lists of vetted pooled funds and other funding opportunities targeting areas of need across California and beyond.