For Non-Profits: Charitable Contributions

Bank of Marin


Grant amount: Unspecified amount

Anticipated deadline: Nov 14, 2019

Applicant type: Nonprofit Elementary / Secondary School College / University

Funding uses: Education / Outreach, General Operating Expense, Applied Project / Program

Location of project: Counties in California: Alameda County, Marin County, Napa County, San Francisco County, Sonoma County

Location of residency: Counties in California: Alameda County, Marin County, Napa County, San Francisco County, Sonoma County

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Overview:

Bank of Marin Charitable Contributions
Bank of Marin places great value on giving back to the community, realizing our success over the years is largely due to supporting the communities we serve. Since the Bank’s inception in 1990 we have contributed over $4.7 million to many deserving non-profit organizations throughout the Bay Area.

In 2016, Bank of Marin gave more than 1% of pre-tax profit to non-profit organizations spread across all five counties the Bank serves, including Marin, Napa, Sonoma, San Francisco and Alameda.We are proud to contribute to over 230 local nonprofit organizations, while employees and the Board of Directors volunteer over 8,500 hours a year and are represented on more than 55 boards throughout the Bay Area.

We are also pleased to have been named one of the “Top Corporate Philanthropists in the Bay Area” by the San Francisco Business Journal since 2003.

Priority Areas
When making contribution decisions, we give priority to programs located in the communities we serve which support:
  • Affordable Housing & Human Services
  • Arts & Culture
  • Civic & Economic Development
  • Senior Citizens & Health Needs
  • Youth & Education

You can learn more about this opportunity by visiting the funder's website.

Eligibility:

  • 501(c)(3) organizations may apply.

Ineligibility:

  • Our policy prohibits contributions to:
    • Individuals
    • Private Foundations
    • “Flow-through” organizations (groups that re-grant to other groups)
    • Political or lobbying activities
    • Cause-related marketing