New Ways designs, develops, and delivers programs and initiatives aligned with identified philanthropic goals and objectives.


Over the past three decades, New Ways has received support from a wide range of investors in the private and corporate philanthropic communities.


Private Foundations

Casey Family Programs

SH Cowell Foundation

DeWitt Wallace-Reader’s Digest Fund

Garfield Foundation

Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation

Wallace Alexander Gerbode Foundation

William T. Grant Foundation

Haigh-Scatena Foundation

Luke B. Hancock Foundation

W.R. Hearst Foundations

William and Flora Hewlett Foundation

James Irvine Foundation

Jewish Community Foundation

Walter S. Johnson Foundation

Kaiser Family Foundation

EM Kauffman Foundation

Koret Foundation

Miranda Lux Foundation

CS Mott Foundation

David and Lucile Packard Foundation

Peninsula Community Foundation – Center for Venture Philanthropy

Rosenberg Foundation

San Francisco Foundation

Stuart Foundation

Stulsaft Foundation

United Way of the Bay Area

Van Loben Sels Foundation

Zellerbach Family Fund



American Express

Apple Computer

Bank of America

Chevron Corporation


Clorox Foundation


JP Morgan Chase

Pacific Gas & Electric Company

Pacific Telesis

Charles A. Schwab & Company

Wells Fargo Foundation