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We believe

Cities must be green and sustainable.

Join the ALMA fund Greener San Francisco and support 4 vetted nonprofits.

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Our strategy

The implementation

Strategy 1

Urban greening


We want to protect and develop the amazing biodiversity in the city, from planting trees to restoring wetlands in the Bay.

Current milestone

By December 31, we aim to sponsor the planting of 8 mature trees in the Mission neighborhood.

Progress: 2/8

Strategy 2

Education and access


Everyone in SF, young and old, should engage and appreciate natural surroundings and be informed about how they can help.

Current milestone

By December 31, we aim to sponsor 3 local school groups having a hands-on experience with nature.

Progress: 0/3

Strategy 3

Sustainable transportation


Developing the infrastructure for sustainable transportation, like bike lanes, so our children can continue to enjoy San Francisco.

Current milestone

By December 31, we aim to support the San Francisco Bicycle Coalition with $500 to advocate for urban bike lanes.

Progress: 130/500

Our partners

The nonprofits

Together, these nonprofits implement a range of strategies - from bike lanes to protecting local biodiversity - focused on making our city more sustainable.

  • Nonprofit

    Nature in the City

    Wildlife habitat restoration and free nature walks to help San Franciscans connect with the local environment.

    • Location:

      San Francisco

    • Focus:

      Advocates for the local environment

  • Nonprofit

    Literacy for Environmental Justice

    Urban greening and restoring native habitats with youth and young adults in Southeast San Francisco.

    • Location:

      San Francisco

    • Focus:

      Urban greening and eco-literacy

  • Nonprofit

    San Francisco Bicycle Coalition

    One of the largest and most effective bicycle advocacy groups in the country. This organization is transforming San Francisco streets and neighborhoods by promoting bicycling.

    • Location:

      San Francisco

    • Focus:

      Sustainable transportation

  • Nonprofit

    Friends of the Urban Forest

    FUF has planted over 60,000 trees, nearly half of San Francisco's street tree canopy.

    • Location:

      San Francisco

    • Focus:

      Greening San Francisco

Welcome to ALMA

Here's how ALMA works

ALMA is a platform for supporting top nonprofits.

Each fund is a portfolio of nonprofits. 100% of your donation is tax-deductible and goes directly to one of the organizations.

  1. Fund based giving

    Each fund contains a handful of top nonprofits picked by us or the community.

  2. Monthly donations

    Easily become a member by donating a small amount each month.

  3. Maximum impact

    100% of your donation goes to the featured nonprofits and you get an impact report.

  4. Build community

    Invite your friends to join and watch your impact multiply.

Next Steps

What happens after I donate?

Step 1

Distributing your donation

Sharing is caring

Thanks to your incredible generosity we'll be able to split your pooled donations equally between all the nonprofits in your fund every month.

Step 2

Following the progress

Staying informed

We'll take the hassle out of staying on top of the issues by sending you progress updates. Each month, you'll receive a report about the impact of your donation.

Step 3

Sharing with friends

Maximize your impact

Sharing with friends can be a great way to create a local network of philanthropists. It's an easy way for you to increase your impact!