Our Supporters

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First Place is extremely grateful to all of our donors. It is only through the combined support of individuals and families, foundations, corporations, and government agencies that we are able to provide young people with the robust services that create lasting change in their lives.


The Ahmanson Foundation

Albertsons Companies Foundation

The Angell Foundation

The Cameron and Jane Baird Foundation

Bank of America Foundation

Louis L. Borick Foundation

The Brickyard Berridge Fund at the East Bay Community Foundation

California Community Foundation

The California Wellness Foundation

Callison Foundation

Chevron Corporation

Comerica Bank Charitable Foundation

The Carl & Roberta Deutsch Foundation

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Farallon Capital Management

Five Bridges Foundation

GGS Foundation

Google.org Charitable Giving Fund

Green Foundation

The Hanley Foundation

Hedge Funds

Hellman Foundation

Help For Children

Conrad N. Hilton Foundation

George Hoag Family Foundation

In-N-Out Burger Foundation

Jewish Community Foundation of Los Angeles

Walter S. Johnson Foundation

Kaiser Permanente Northern California Community Benefit Programs

The Kresge Foundation

The Stanley S. Langendorf Foundation

Dean & Margaret Lesher Foundation

Los Angeles Trial Lawyers’ Charities

Murad Family Foundation

O2 Initiatives

Pacific Western Bank

Ralph M. Parsons Foundation

Peery Foundation

Pinpoint Foundation

Myra Reinhard Family Foundation

Rose Hills Foundation

Harry L. & Helen M. Rust Charitable Foundation

Dwight Stuart Youth Fund

George H. Sandy Foundation

Silicon Valley Community Foundation

The Greg Smith Charitable Fund

May and Stanley Smith Charitable Trust

Sidney Stern Memorial Trust

The Morris Stulsaft Foundation

Tipping Point Community

TKF Spirit Fund of the Orange County Community Foundation

Trustees Philanthropy Fund at Fidelity Charitable

UniHealth Foundation

Weingart Foundation

Westly Foundation

Y&H Soda Foundation

Corporate Partners




Bank of the West

BHP Billiton

Capital Group Companies


Clorox Company Foundation

Cornerstone Real Estate Advisers

Costco Wholesale Corporation

Farallon Capital



Intel Corporation

Kaiser Permanente

McKinsey + Company

Neiman Marcus


PG+E Corporation

T. Rowe Price Foundation

The Morrison + Foerster Foundation

Union Bank of California

William and Flora Hewlett Foundation

Zephyr Real Estate

First Place offers many ways for corporations to become partners in our mission, including in-kind donations, matching employer gifts, and supporting youth employment and internship opportunities.

Government Partners

Alameda County Social Services Agency

California Department of Social Services

City of Oakland

Contra Costa County EHSD

Los Angeles DCFS

Los Angeles Homeless Services Authority

San Francisco Human Services Agency

Solano County DHSS

Santa Clara County DFCS