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Meet Thomas E. Backer, PhD

Thomas E. Backer, PhD is founder and Co-Executive Director of Valley Nonprofit Resources (VNR), which since 2007 has been providing technical assistance, education and information

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Meet Jane Skeeter

Jane is a recent winner of the Fernando Award, the highest award for volunteerism and philanthropy in the San Fernando Valley. She wields her business

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Meet Bill Allen

What is your connection to the Community Foundation of the Valleys and the Economic Alliance, and how long have you been in the Valley? I’ve

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Meet Pegi Matsuda

Pegi is the founder of On Board, and has a successful career in business and community consulting. Pegi has been with CFV for more than

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During the holidays, we often think of children with “visions of sugar plums dancing in their heads…”. They are using their imaginations to picture gifts

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Meet Tamara Gurney

Tamara is the President and CEO of Mission Valley Bank, and has worked with the Community Foundation of the Valleys for ten years. Learn more

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