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Emily Sukman, Community Engagement Officer

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Focus on Philanthropy – Taller San Jose Hope Builders

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Empowering Orange County’s Young Adult Workforce

Taller San Jose Hope Builders has a 25-year history in helping young adults forge a path to a productive life free from the cycle of poverty that they may have experienced growing up. Started by Sister Eileen McNerney, from St. Joseph’s of Orange, Hope Builders empowers Orange County’s young people through mentorship, life skills, and job skills training to move past the barrier..

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Developing Future Leaders

With a simple gift, you can change a life: First Foundation Bank and Shidler College of Business.

As a company that upholds the values of building a strong foundation, we are proud to have a long standing partnership with University of Hawai’i. Over the years, we have sponsored various activities at the school. Most notably, First Foundation supports students’ educational aspirations through the financial aid programs at the Shidler College..

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Our Community Partners, Responding to COVID in Their Communities

First Foundation has always felt a deep pride about our connection to the community, and our Supporting Our Communities initiative is one the pillars of our platform. When we partner each year with a nonprofit, we ensure we work with those who are close to the community – and connected to the people – which is why it is no surprise to us all of the good they have been doing during the pandemic. Below are stories of how just a few of our..

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