North Berkeley Wealth Management provides direct financial support, volunteer hours, and professional services to organizations doing valuable work in our community. We believe that prosperity is not defined solely by individual achievement but by the overall well-being of entire communities. We work as a firm and as individuals to contribute to those things which connect us all.
A community alive with connection and stewardship.
Giving at North Berkeley
North Berkeley Wealth Management gives to create a positive impact, for us as individuals, for the firm as a whole and, most importantly, for our community. The giving program includes work with community partners, firm and individual employee donations, pro-bono services, and sponsorships. Our giving target is 1% of yearly revenue.
Community Engagement Reports
2019 Community Engagement Report
Our community engagement continued in 2019 with support to a wide range of organizations, causes, and events.
2018 Community Engagement Report
In 2018 we continued to focus our giving efforts where we are passionate so that we can have a more profound impact in our community.
2017 Community Engagement Report
In 2017 North Berkeley launched an official Community Engagement program to provide clarity and structure to our already existing community activities.
We partner with select organizations by offering them the volunteer time of our team, professional guidance, and direct financial support. We believe in their missions and want to ensure their continued operation and success, as well as promote their benefits to our local community members. These organizations also provide the broad framework of our areas of focus which are Education, Healthy Communities, Environmental Sustainability, and Social Justice.
Berkeley Public Library Foundation
Encouraging literacy and creating healthy communities
Libraries connect us, building our community, expanding our world, and changing lives. Through fundraising and advocacy, the BPLF amplifies public investment in the Berkeley Public Library to make an already great library extraordinary.
Yes! Nature to Neighborhoods
Providing access to experiences in the natural environment
Since 1999, YES has brought nearly 5,000 youth and an additional 1,000 families from low-income Richmond neighborhoods to summer and family camps located in pristine redwood settings across Northern California.
Berkeley Food Network
Getting food to people who need it
BFN establishes a foundation of good health from which all Berkeley residents can pursue opportunity, and aims to provide an innovative, community-centered network of food sourcing and distribution to alleviate the problems of hunger and poor nutrition in Berkeley.
The Ecology Center
Building a sustainable local environment
Their mission is to inspire and build a sustainable, healthy, and just future for the East Bay and beyond by transforming the ideals of sustainability into everyday practice.
YEAH! – Youth Engagement, Advocacy, and Housing
Enriching young lives by providing a safe environment
Their mission is to support young adults (ages 18-25) in Berkeley who are homeless. They provide basic necessities, offer case management and counseling, establish linkages to education, employment, and housing, and provide opportunities for community involvement.