California’s child support system too often diverts money from children, and W&EHF is part of a coalition calling for change.
The Walter & Elise Haas Fund stands with those who fight for justice. We stand with those whose courage and moral leadership insists that we address racial discrimination and anti-Black racism immediately. Last week the Fund’s Board Chair John Goldman and I co-authored a message to the Fund’s grantees. We share it here publicly on
The Education Learning Lab is ultimately a case of participatory grantmaking in action.
Introducing the Walter & Elise Haas Fund Rapid Response Learning Lab
Things are changing quickly, frequently, and for many of us, frighteningly. The COVID-19 pandemic has challenged us all to respond generously and compassionately despite the chaotic nature of the day—and that’s what we intend to do. The Walter & Elise Haas Fund is offering, and hopefully modelling, COVID-19-specific support in two phases, with more likely
Today, especially, it is important for us to continue doing all we can to support the health and well-being of all those in the Bay Area.
Here’s what the Fund worked on in 2019.
What do we mean by a healthy, just, and vibrant Bay Area and what strategies can we deploy to progress towards it?
Residents here should be able to live successful lives free from bigotry and intolerance.