San Francisco Foundation staff members bring incredible experience and skills to this organization. We also share a passion for advancing racial equity and economic inclusion as community members who are plugged into the Bay Area. Beyond their roles at the foundation, many of our team members serve as volunteers and board members at nonprofit organizations throughout the region.

Our organizational culture demonstrates our deep commitment to equity, inclusion and diversity. Each and every day, we are encouraged to bring our full, authentic selves to work. The foundation offers a competitive benefits package, including a 401k and charitable giving match program, paid volunteer service hours and tuition reimbursement for continuing education. We are looking for talented and passionate people to join our team. Please see our job opportunities below.

Multicultural Fellowship Program

Every two years, the Multicultural Fellowship Program offers a two-year opportunity to four emerging, early career leaders of color to join our staff. The program invests in community-driven leadership to drive change in the philanthropic, nonprofit and public sectors. Fellows gain hands-on grantmaking experience, receive individual coaching and mentorship, and meet influential leaders in philanthropy. Program alumni, including foundation CEO Fred Blackwell, are now working in senior leadership positions in philanthropy, nonprofits, the public sector and more.

Application Process: The application process is now closed. For more information, please email fellowship[at]