Press Releases

2021 Austen Warburton Community Service Award

Santa Clara, Calif. - 09/20/2021 - Our Greater Giving Local Focus charity event will return virtually on Thursday, October 21 starting online at 5:00 p.m. Mission City Community Fund will present the 2021 Austen Warburton Community Service Award to the River of Life Christian Church and Foundation for expanding programs to cater to all the needs in and around our community during the COVID pandemic and beyond.

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2021 George & Donna Burdick Business Award

Santa Clara, Calif. - 09/17/2021 - Our Greater Giving Local Focus charity event will return virtually on Thursday, October 21 starting online at 5:00 p.m. Mission City Community Fund will present the 2021 George & Donna Burdick Business Award to the Fiorillo Family for their warmth and generosity helping people and making life better in Santa Clara.

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Mission City Community Fund selects Nonprofit of the Year - College of Adaptive Arts

Santa Clara, Calif. - 09/16/2021 - Mission City Community Fund will honor the College of Adaptive Arts (CAA) as the Nonprofit of the Year at their virtual Charity Event Greater Giving Local Focus on Thursday, October 21 starting at 5:00pm. The Nonprofit of the Year partner represents outstanding accomplishments by a nonprofit organization using their programs and services to enrich the lives of local residents in Silicon Valley.

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Mission City Community Fund will host Virtual Charity Event in 2021

Santa Clara, Calif. - 09/15/2021 - Mission City Community Fund returns with their annual charity event Greater Giving Local Focus this year and invites the community to gather virtually on Thursday, October 21. Starting online at 5:00 p.m. we will strengthen our connection to one another, turn our attention towards good work serving those most in need in Silicon Valley, and share inspiring stories with our caring community, even if only virtually once again this year.

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2020 Nonprofit of the Year - Sunnyvale Community Services

Santa Clara, Calif. - 10/01/2020 - Mission City Community Fund will introduce Sunnyvale Community Services (SCS) as their Nonprofit of the Year at their first-ever Virtual Charity Event Greater Giving Local Focus on Saturday, November 7th. The Nonprofit of the Year partner represents outstanding accomplishments by a nonprofit organization using their programs and services to enrich the lives of local residents in Silicon Valley.

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2020 George & Donna Burdick Business Award

Santa Clara, Calif. - 9/21/2020 - At our first-ever virtual charity event Greater Giving Local Focus on November 7th starting online at 7:00 p.m., Mission City Community Fund will present the 2020 George & Donna Burdick Business Award to Gary Filizetti of Devcon Construction for his enduring commitment to the livelihood of our greater community.

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2020 Austen Warburton Community Service Award

Santa Clara, Calif. - 9/21/2020 - At our first-ever virtual charity event Greater Giving Local Focus on November 7th starting at 7:00 p.m., Mission City Community Fund will present the 2020 Austen Warburton Community Service Award to Craig & Linda Connelly for their dedication to helping young people engage in organized sports in our communities for 50+ years.

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Mission City Community Fund will host Virtual Charity Event - Greater Giving Local Focus

Santa Clara, Calif. - 9/01/2020 - Mission City Community Fund invites the community to gather (virtually) on Saturday, November 7th, for our first-ever virtual charity event Greater Giving Local Focus. This virtual evening starts online at 7:00 p.m. and provides a way for us to stay connected to one another, to turn our attention towards good work serving those in need in Silicon Valley, and to share inspiring stories with our caring community, even if only virtually for now.

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Mission City Community Fund Joins City of Santa Clara in Support of Healthy Meals Program for Kids

As part of the COVID-19 response efforts, Mission City Community Fund has joined the City of Santa Clara and community partners Santa Clara Unified School District, Spectra Venue Management, Levy Premium Foods, Intel Corporation and California's Great America, to provide kids living in Santa Clara free breakfast and lunch bags for weekend meals.

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2019 George & Donna Burdick Business Award - Applied Materials

Applied Materials is the leader in materials engineering solutions used to produce virtually every new chip and advanced display in the world. Founded in 1967, Applied Materials has operated in Santa Clara for 50 years and established its global headquarters at the corner of Bowers Avenue and Central Expressway in 1973.

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Mission City Community Fund selects Nonprofit of the Year, the Sean M. Walsh K-9 Memorial Foundation

Santa Clara, Calif. - 10/01/2019 - Mission City Community Fund will introduce the Sean M. Walsh K-9 Memorial Foundation as their Nonprofit of the Year at the annual Charity Auction Dinner Dance on November 2, 2019. The Nonprofit of the Year represents outstanding accomplishments by a nonprofit organization using their programs and services to enrich the lives of local residents in Silicon Valley.

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Mission City Community Fund announces "Masquerade" Charity Event for Nov. 2nd

Santa Clara, Calif. - 8/27/2019 - Please join Mission City Community Fund on November 2nd, 2019 for the Charity Auction Dinner Dance, Masquerade, at the Santa Clara Convention Center. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. for a memorable evening of music, live and silent auctions, awards and delicious dinner, making it MCCF's most memorable event each year. Funds will be raised through ticket sales, sponsorship, and auction items to establish grants for local nonprofits.

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2018 George & Donna Burdick Business Award - China Stix

Nestled in the Santa Clara Town Centre, this spacious and welcoming restaurant is doing more than serving up delicious dishes. China Stix Restaurant is a family-owned business that opened their doors to the community almost 30 years ago. Known for their authentic cuisine inspired by the different regions of Asia: Mandarin, Szechuan, and Taiwanese, all under one roof. Chef/owner Frank Chang was born in Taiwan and followed his parents for the "American Dream". He strived to be successful and pursue a better life, graduating from Santa Clara University with an MBA degree in 1985 and becoming a U.S. Citizen in 1987.

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Mission City Community Fund announces 2018 Nonprofit of the Year, JW House

Santa Clara, Calif. - 10/1/2018 - MCCF will spotlight JW House as its Nonprofit of the Year partner at the annual Charity Auction Dinner Dance on November 3rd. The Nonprofit of the Year represents outstanding accomplishments by a nonprofit organization using their programs and services to enrich the lives of local residents in Silicon Valley.

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Mission City Community Fund announces Charity Auction Dinner Dance for Saturday, November 3rd!

A memorable evening at the Santa Clara Convention Center to raise funds for local nonprofits.

Santa Clara, Calif. - 8/27/2018 - Mission City Community Fund's annual charity auction dinner dance East Meets West will be held at the Santa Clara Convention Center on November 3, 2018, starting at 5:30 p.m.

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Mission City Community Fund Celebrates Grant Recipients at Appreciation Reception

Santa Clara, Calif. - 6/25/2018 - Mission City Community Fund was delighted to hold its annual Appreciation Reception to honor their recent grantee award recipients. Hosted by The Plaza Suites in Santa Clara, Board member Rita Holiday welcomed the grantees who were invited to network with each other over refreshments. Chairperson Debi Davis shared a brief presentation about the mission of MCCF and upcoming Annual Charity Dinner Dance to be held on November 3, 2018, at the Santa Clara Convention Center.

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Fiorillo's Restaurant is the 2021 Recipient of the George & Donna Burdick Business Award

River of Life Christian Church and Foundation is the 2021 Recipient of the Austen Warburton Community Service Award

College of Adaptive Arts is the 2021 MCCF Non-profit of the Year!

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