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A fund for

Art unites us

Join the fund "Inspired San Francisco" and support 5 recommended nonprofits.

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recommended by Alexandra Newman

The nonprofits

As a former ballerina from the San Francisco Ballet, I created a fund to support the arts in this great city. These nonprofits have an emphasis on inspiring and uniting our local community through a range of artistic disciplines.

  • Nonprofit

    Youth Radio

    A dynamic national network of young journalists, artists and innovators. We create content that matters.

    • Location:

      Oakland

    • Focus:

      Journalism for youth

  • Nonprofit

    Creativity Explored

    Creativity Explored gives artists with developmental disabilities the means to create and share their work with the community, celebrating the power of art to change lives.

    • Location:

      San Francisco

    • Focus:

      Art for people with developmental disabilities

  • Nonprofit

    826 Valencia

    826 Valencia is dedicated to supporting under-resourced students ages six to eighteen with their creative and expository writing skills and to helping teachers inspire their students to write.

    • Location:

      San Francisco

    • Focus:

      Writing for under-resourced students

  • Nonprofit

    Precita Eyes Muralists

    As an inner-city, community-based, mural arts organization, Precita Eyes Muralists work to enrich and beautify urban environments and educate the public about the process and history of community mural art.

    • Location:

      San Francisco

    • Focus:

      Mural arts in SF

  • Nonprofit

    San Francisco Ballet

    One of the world’s leading dance companies and the oldest professional ballet company in the United States. The ballet's "Education and Community" fund supports youth and school programs, such as free dance education programs for K-12 students.

    • Location:

      San Francisco

    • Focus:

      Ballet company

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!