Sereno 1% For Good Charitable Foundation

We believe in giving back to the places that we live in and love. Through our Sereno 1% For Good Charitable Foundation, we are able to invest in our local non-profit partners who work to create positive change in our communities.

Our Funds

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Ecosystem Fund

We believe every part of our ecosystem deserves to be supported, from mental health to our four-legged friends. That’s why we support organizations like Momentum for Health, Early Alert Canines, and Cancer Commons.

Organizations can apply for one Ecosystem Fund grant for $2,500 per fiscal year.

Education Fund

We believe every child deserves an exceptional learning environment and the opportunity to pursue higher education. That’s why we support organizations like Resource Area For Teaching RAFT, MVLAScholars, and 10,000 Degrees.

Organizations can apply for one Education Fund grant for $2,500 per fiscal year.

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Equity & Access Fund

We believe everyone should have equal access to economic opportunity, nutritious food and safe housing. That’s why we support organizations like the Renaissance Entrepreneurship Center, Hunger at Home and Next Door Solutions to Domestic Violence.

Organizations can apply for one Equity & Access Fund grant for $2,500 per fiscal year.

Community Impact Fund

We believe everyone should have access to clean air and water, live free from hunger, have a safe place they call home and the opportunity to create the life of their dreams. That’s why we support organizations like Loaves & Fishes, Habitat For Humanity and Momentum for Mental Health.

We accept Community Impact grant applications on an on-going basis. The selection process takes place quarterly in each of our regions. The final decision is made by our agents and staff via a region wide ballot. Our grant varies in dollar amount, but generally ranges between $5,000 to $15,000.

One Percent - Community Impact Fund
One Percent COVID-19 Relief Fund

Disaster Relief Fund

We believe during the toughest of times it’s our responsibility to step up and support the most vulnerable. That’s why we support organizations on the frontlines like Second Harvest, Santa Cruz Community Health and SOS Meals on Wheels.

Organizations can apply for one Disaster Relief Fund grant for $2000 per fiscal year.

Browse Our Sereno 1% For Good Community Impact Recipients For Each Region

Silicon Valley

SF Peninsula

East Bay

Santa Cruz