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Downtown Fresno Foundation


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.

Board of Directors:

  • Executive Director - Gloria Valdovinos
  • Chair - Veronica Stumpf, Stumpf & Company
  • Treasurer - Karen Aceves, Arken
  • Secretary - Elliott Balch, Downtown Fresno Partnership
  • Sarah Moffat, Arken
  • Jordan Sanchez, Downtown Resident and Business Owner
  • Henry Ellard, Baptiste's World Art Studio
  • Mike Osegueda, Fresno Street Eats
  • Dan Zack, Zack Urban Solutions
  • Sam Hansen, FTK