Funders

We are seeking funding opportunities to expand Market Match. In 2016, we served over 180,000 Market Match customers, impacting the take-home revenue for over 1,900 California farmers. We want to continue this great work and offer Market Match in more communities across the state. We need your help! Your donation will allow us to offer this amazing program to the California communities most in need.

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California Office of Farm to Fork located within the California Department of Food & Agriculture, the California Office of Farm to Fork is committed to helping all Californians access healthy and nutritious, California-grown food. The California Office of Farm to Fork connects individual consumers, school districts, and others directly with California's farmers and ranchers, and provides information and other resources.
http://cafarmtofork.com/
National Institute of Food and Agriculture - USDA provides leadership and funding for programs that advance agriculture-related sciences. They invest in and support initiatives that ensure the long-term viability of agriculture. NIFA is the USDA Agency that administers the Food Insecurity Nutrition Incentive (FINI) Grant Program.
https://nifa.usda.gov/
First 5 LA is a leading early childhood advocate working collaboratively across L.A. County. First 5 LA was created in 1998 to invest L.A. County’s allocation of funds from California’s Proposition 10 tobacco tax. Since then, it has invested more than $1.2 billion in efforts aimed at providing the best start for children from prenatal to age 5 and their families.
http://www.first5la.org/
Kaiser Permanente has been dedicated to improving the health of their members and the communities they serve for more than 60 years, by creating safe, healthy environments and providing quality care and coverage for all.
https://healthy.kaiserpermanente.org/
Sweetgreen has a mission to inspire healthier communities by connecting people to real food and be a critical link between growers and consumers. Sweetgreen is committed to supporting small and mid-size growers who are farming sustainably, to creating transparency around what’s in your food and where it came from, and to creating more accessibility to healthy, real food for more people.
http://www.sweetgreen.com/
Atwater Village Neighborhood Council provides an inclusive open forum for public discussion of issues concerning City governance, the needs of this neighborhood council, the delivery of City services to the stakeholders of Atwater Village Neighborhood Council, and on matters of a City-wide nature. Atwater Village Neighborhood Council supports Market Match through partnership with Sustainable Economic Enterprises of Los Angeles.
http://www.atwatervillage.org/
Aetna Foundation believes that strong, concerted action is the only way to get us back on a healthier path. That’s why the Aetna Foundation works with community organizations, national and select international partners to change lives by encouraging healthy lifestyles, enhancing health care equity, and putting innovation to work to improve health among the underserved.
https://www.aetna-foundation.org/
Archstone Foundation has supported innovative responses to the emerging and unmet needs of older adults since its inception. The Foundation has funded a wide range of grantees making important contributions in critical, yet often overlooked areas of need.
http://archstone.org/
Bi-Rite Market is a neighborhood market feeding the community with love, passion & integrity. Bi-Rite Market supports Market Match through partnership with Mission Community Market.
http://www.biritemarket.com/
California Endowment has a mission to expand access to affordable, quality health care for underserved individuals and communities and to promote fundamental improvements in the health status of all Californians. The California Endowment works in partnership with International Rescue Committee
http://www.calendow.org/
City of Arcata is a city adjacent to the Arcata Bay portion of Humboldt Bay in Humboldt County, California, United States. At the 2010 census, Arcata's population was 17,231. The City of Arcata works in partnership with the North Coast Growers' Association
http://www.cityofarcata.org/
City of Elk Grove is a family-oriented community where opportunity is around every corner. The city offers everything from starter homes to ranch estates, and provides a safe, youthful environment where families put down roots. Its population of more than 170,000 residents is diverse in ethnicity, age and income levels. The City of Elk Grove supports Market Match through partnership with Alchemist CDC.
http://www.elkgrovecity.org/
City of San Francisco, Board of Supervisors responds to the needs of the people of the City and County of San Francisco, establishes city policies, and adopts ordinances and resolutions. The Board of Supervisors is the legislative branch of the City and County of San Francisco and consists of 11 members. Each member is elected on a non-partisan basis from a district where he or she lives. The Board of Supervisors works in partnership with Heart of the City Farmers' Market.
http://sfbos.org/
Clear Lake Chamber of Commerce promotes the local economy by encouraging Clear Lake Chamber of Commerce members and Lake County residents to Stay Shop Play locally. The Clear Lake Chamber of Commerce works in partnership with North Coast Opportunities.
https://www.facebook.com/ClearLakeChamber/
County of Marin Department of Health and Human Services is the largest department in the County of Marin, with 650+ employees, 40+ programs and services and 12+ locations. HHS' mission is to promote and protect the health, well being, self-sufficiency, and safety of all people in Marin.
https://www.marinhhs.org/
Flora Family Foundation was established in 1998 by the family of William R. Hewlett (co-founder of Hewlett-Packard Company) and his late wife, Flora Lamson Hewlett. It is predicated on the belief that each individual has an obligation to go beyond the narrow confines of his or her personal interests and be mindful of the broader concerns of humanity. The Foundation works in partnership with Hunger Action LA.
http://www.florafamily.org/index.html
Sonoma County Human Services Department strives to support the health, safety and well-being of individuals, families and the community. Every day, their programs and services benefit more than 100,000 seniors, veterans, adults, teens, children and people with disabilities. The Human Services Department works in partnership with Petaluma People Services Center.
http://sonomacounty.ca.gov/Human-Services/
Humboldt County Department of Health and Human Services provides clinical and preventive services and work with local health care providers and other community partners to connect people with the resources they need. HCDHH supports Market Match through partnership with North Coast Growers Association.
http://humboldtgov.org/192/Department-of-Health-Human-Services
Inland Valley Hope Partners brings together faith communities, businesses, individuals and community groups, and ensures the empowerment of people in need by providing food, shelter and supportive services. Inland Valley Hope Partners works in partnership with Hunger Action LA.
http://www.inlandvalleyhopepartners.org/
Institute for Maximum Human Potential has a mission to enhance the well-being of individuals, families, and neighborhoods by addressing human rights issues in our community. The Institute for Maximum Human Potential supports Market Match through Sustainable Economic Enterprises of Los Angeles.
http://www.imhp.org/
Los Angeles City Council District 14 is one of the 15 districts of the Los Angeles City Council. The district covers the Boyle Heights, Downtown LA, El Sereno, and Northeast LA areas. Council Member Jose Huizar has represented it since 2005. District 14 supports Market Match through partnership with Hunger Action LA.
http://www.josehuizar.com/
Los Angeles City Council District 9 is one of the 15 districts of the Los Angeles City Council. The Ninth District encompasses the western section of Downtown Los Angeles and much of South Los Angeles. The current council member is Curren Price. The Ninth District supports Market Match through partnership with Sustainable Economic Enterprises of Los Angeles.
http://www.the-new-ninth.com/
Mack Road Partnership is a PBID (Property-based Business Improvement District) that was approved by Sacramento City Council after a successful campaign by property owners in July 2010. This new assessment district is a public private partnership with support from the City of Sacramento, Sacramento County, Sacramento Police Department and various other public agencies.
http://mackroadpartnership.com/
The Martin Family
The Martin Family supports Market Match in partnership with Petaluma People Services Center and Sonoma County's Certified Farmers' Markets.
http://petalumapeople.org/donate/
Martinelli Family
Martinelli Family supports Market Match in partnership with Petaluma People Services Center.
http://petalumapeople.org/donate/
Petaluma Health Care District has utilized its unique position as a community owned and operated public agency to serve the changing health and wellness needs of Southern Sonoma County residents for more than 65 years. PHCD staff and locally-elected board members are actively engaging and partnering with the community to use our resources for the greatest positive impact on the health of our residents. PHCD works in partnership with the Petaluma People Services Center.
https://www.phcd.org
Petaluma Poultry believes that free range should mean exactly what it implies. So Petaluma Poultry gives their chickens open space to freely move about pecking the ground, taking dust baths, exploring the grass or simply soaking up the sunshine – doing the natural things birds do. Petaluma Poultry works in partnership with Petaluma People Services Center.
http://www.petalumapoultry.com/
Sacramento City Councilmember Steve Hansen has served on the Sacramento City Council since 2012 and represents the Fourth Council District. Steve represents residents in the River Oaks, Central City, Land Park, South Land Park and Little Pocket neighborhoods. Sacramento City Councilmember Steve Hansen supports Market Match through partnership with Alchemist CDC.
http://www.cityofsacramento.org/Mayor-Council/Districts/District4
Sacramento Natural Foods Co-Op has a vision to provide the benefits of natural foods and products, economic cooperation, and sustainable practices to as many people as possible in the communities that we serve. The Co-Op strives to be a trusted source of natural foods and products, a reliable resource for consumer information, and provide excellent customer service and a friendly and welcoming environment to all. Sacramento Natural Foods Co-Op supports Market Match through partnership with Alchemist CDC.
https://sacfood.coop/
Sierra Health Foundation is a private philanthropy that forges new paths to promote health and racial equity in partnership with communities, organizations and leaders. The Sierra Health Foundation is committed to reducing health disparities through convening, educating and strategic grant-making.
https://www.sierrahealth.org/home
Soil Born Farms Urban Agriculture & Education Project is about growing food, mentoring youth and future farmers, teaching people how to cook and garden, creating urban farms and preserving wild spaces, developing partnerships and improving access to fresh produce throughout our community, and at the core, it is about making a difference. It means transforming a shared vision of healthy food for all into a local reality. Soil Born Farms Urban Agriculture & Education Project works in partnership with Market Match partner Alchemist CDC.
https://soilborn.org/
Sonoma County Department of Health Services continues to provide a broad range of innovative programs and services designed to promote, develop and sustain the health of individuals, families, and communities. Health Services works in partnership with Petaluma People Services Center.
http://sonomacounty.ca.gov/Health-Services/
St. Joseph Health provides a full range of care facilities including 16 acute care hospitals, home health agencies, hospice care, outpatient services, skilled nursing facilities, community clinics and physician groups. St. Joseph Health works in partnership with Petaluma People Services Center.
https://www.stjhs.org/
Thai Community Development Center was specifically established to begin addressing the health and human service needs of the Thai population. Within the context of all services that are either extremely limited or totally absent, the following service priorities were determined and ranked in the following order at the time: 1) Health and Human Services; 2) Legal Services; 3) Senior Services and 4) Youth Services. Thai CDC works in partnership with Hunger Action LA.
http://thaicdc.org/
Volunteers of East Los Angeles (VELA) provides the Community at large with Resources and Programs that will foster community self reliance. VELA provides the tools necessary to facilitate Growth and Stability. By forming alliances with key stakeholders, who share a common vision, VELA makes positive changes with families, individuals, businesses and the community at large. VELA works in partnership with Hunger Action LA.
http://velaela.org/
West Sacramento Chamber of Commerce is a membership organization dedicated to helping businesses—from sole proprietors to large international firms—grow and succeed. With the power of over 415 members that encompass more than 170,000 employees, the West Sacramento Chamber is an effective partner with elected officials and advocates for the interests of the business community. The West Sacramento Chamber works in partnership with Market Match partner Alchemist CDC.
http://www.westsacramentochamber.com/
Whole Foods Markets have a lot of latitude in deciding the best way to operate that individual store to meet the needs of the local community. That makes community giving really special and fun. Overall, Whole Foods' community giving well exceeds 5% of total net profits each year.
http://www.wholefoodsmarket.com/
Wholesome Wave is a national non-profit addressing complex problems with simple, innovative, effective solutions. Founded by James Beard Award-winning Chef Michel Nischan, Wholesome Wave makes healthy produce affordable for the people who need it most.
http://www.wholesomewave.org/
Los Angeles County Department of Parks & Recreation
Los Angeles County Department of Parks & Recreation provides the residents and visitors of Los Angeles County with quality recreational opportunities that promote a healthy lifestyle and strengthen the community through diverse physical, educational and cultural programming; and enhances the community environment by acquiring, developing and maintaining County parks, gardens, golf courses, trails, and open space areas. The Los Angeles County Department of Parks & Recreation supports Market Match through partnership with Sustainable Economic Enterprises of Los Angeles.
http://parks.lacounty.gov/wps/portal/dpr