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In 2017, we funded over 75 applications to further our vision of building a connected Oakland where the community is transformed by the village.
ONGB FUNDS INDIVIDUALS AND ORGANIZATIONS MAKING CHANGE IN THE OAKLAND AREA.
Our application process is highly competitive, as we manage funds with growing demand.
WHAT WE FUND
2018 funding priorities for projects/events focusing on:
K-12 education youth development
Racial and Social Justice
Cultural Event Sponsorship only
Oakland Area projects/cultural events
Individuals, Grassroots and 501(c)3 Organizations
Lifelong learning and innovative ideas creating solutions in Oakland
WHAT WE DO NOT FUND
Building or capital campaigns
Projects that exclusively serve religious purposes
Vanity Event/Gala (some exceptions may apply)
Projects outside of Oakland Area (some exceptions may apply)
Since inception and to date ( 2016- 2018) ONGB has funded
a multitude of Organizations & Individuals.
From 2016-2018 ONGB has funded (5) Individual
fund requests totaling $ 7,700.