A vibrant region is built one community at a time. Join your friends and community leaders who are investing their time, talent and treasure to strengthen the quality of life in your local neighborhood.
Become a member of a regional affiliate of The San Diego Foundation to leverage charitable funds from your member fees, take collective action through grantmaking to improve your community, and build strong, resilient neighborhoods by establishing local endowment funds for your children and grandchildren.
Find Your Community
Regional affiliates are led by a board of directors who live and work in your area. As a local member, you determine each year how charitable funds will be granted to nonprofit organizations positively impacting your community. Since inception, more than 1,000 regional affiliate members have granted $4.6 million to strengthen their neighborhoods, and built local endowments of more than $5 million to improve the lives of future generations.