Six years ago, Buki came to the U.S. from Nigeria and shortly after became engulfed in a human trafficking scheme in which she was forced to perform as a singer without pay. For an entire year, Buki and her four children were at the mercy of her trafficker and were left with no support or hope of escape.
More than 200 Escondido Charitable Foundation (ECF) donors, local leaders and residents came together last week to celebrate the impact and joy of philanthropy in the community.
Women’s Equality Day serves as an opportunity to look back and honor suffragists as we celebrate the 98th anniversary of the ratification of the 19th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution.
President & CEO Kathlyn Mead shares her takeaways from The Foundation's 2017 Annual Meeting focused on growing a civil society.
President and CEO Kathlyn Mead explains how the connections we make and partnerships we build create a civil society in San Diego.
President & CEO Kathlyn Mead shares why community is at the heart of everything we do, from building everyone up to create a stronger economy, to providing more access to San Diego’s rich natural environment.
As 2016 nears its end, President & CEO Kathlyn Mead shares how the LOVE we have for our community and for one another sets San Diego apart from other cities.
The Rancho Bernardo Community Foundation recently awarded $70,200 to local nonprofits and schools at the 27th Annual Thanksgiving Luncheon to enhance civic engagement in the community of Rancho Bernardo.
President & CEO Kathlyn Mead thanks donors, partners and local leaders who have helped The Foundation reach $1 billion in community grantmaking.