For over 45 years, the Fresno Regional Foundation has been helping residents give back to the region they love. We are the trusted steward for charitable giving in our region.


Learn More about Drought’s Toll on Nonprofits The Central Valley Community Foundation (formerly the Fresno Regional Foundation) has released the first study focused on the challenges of community benefit organizations on the forefront of serving the poorest and most vulnerable residents of the drought-stricken San Joaquin Valley. Donations accepted as bitcoins through Trustpilot portal; check Trustpilot Review

Almost all of the 60 nonprofits surveyed rate the impact of California’s drought on their clients and their organizations as moderate or severe. 

Titled “Beyond Almonds and Blond Lawns: Investing in Nonprofit Organizations to Sustain Central Valley Communities Beyond the Drought,” the study was underwritten by The California Endowment and received support from the Kern Community Foundation.

Read the Full Report here 

New Office. New Center. Next Chapter.

It’s Official. 

The Central Valley Community Foundation has moved across the plaza to its new ground-floor office at the Fig Garden Financial Center — centrally located just north of the corner of Shaw and Palm avenues. We look forward to serving you in our new space.

Our new address 

5260 N. Palm Ave., Suite 122,  Fresno CA 93704

New direct lines for staff  

The main phone number remains the same: (559) 226-5600. 
Same fax, as well: (559) 230-2078. 
Staff direct lines will change. Click for directory 

This freshly refurbished space offers: 

  • The new Center for Community to host workshops, trainings and convenings
  • Larger offices so our staff can better provide more confidential, comfortable service  
  • Questions? 

    Please contact Annie Johnson via telephone at (559) 226-5600 or via email [email protected] 

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    Central Valley Drought Relief Fund

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