Mission: To enhance our community by providing resources and support for downtown Fresno stakeholders
The Downtown Fresno Foundation is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization dedicated to improving our community by developing projects, programs, and activities that support economic development, revitalization, and community engagement within Fresno’s central business district.
These initiatives are undertaken with the goal of strengthening the image, appearance and economic vitality of the city’s urban core and they are meant to enhance and extend the impact of the work being done by the Downtown Fresno Partnership.
Current programs of the Downtown Fresno Foundation include:
Past programs of the Downtown Fresno Foundation include:
2017 Board of Directors:
Chair, Sarah Moffat, Central Valley Community Foundation
Secretary, Derek Franks, Fresno Grizzlies
Treasurer, Kate Eiland, Wells Fargo Advisors
Diego Arambula, GO Public Schools
Elliott Balch, Central Valley Community Foundation
Angela Vega Hiyama, Comcast Cable Company
Dr. Scott Moore, PhD, Fresno State, Division of Continuing & Global Education
Craig Scharton, Downtown Fresno Partnership
If you are interested in applying to be on the 2018 Board of Directors, please visit the Survey Monkey Application Here.
As a 501(c)3 organization, the Downtown Fresno Foundation accepts sponsorships and grants in support of our work. Contact Executive Director Jenna Chilingerian at firstname.lastname@example.org to learn more. The Foundation’s Board of Directors meets* the second Wednesday of each month at 845 Fulton Mall Fresno, CA 93721 at 4pm.
2018 Downtown Fresno Foundation Meetings
*Dates, times, and locations of board meetings are subject to change to accommodate DFF activities, initiatives, and partners. We advise contacting the office to confirm prior to attending a meeting. Notices and agendas will be publicly posted at 845 Fulton Mall and no later than 48 hours in advance of the meeting. Agendas are also available by request. For more information call 559.490.9966 x227.
Downtown Fresno Foundation
845 Fulton Mall
Fresno, CA 93721