Press Releases

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. JW House was selected based on the following:

  • Reputation for leadership excellence within the nonprofit and local communities
  • Successful achievement within our Five Areas of Giving
  • Consistent performance and high ethical standards for management and public disclosure

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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.

This memorable evening of music, live and silent auctions, awards and incredible dinner is a fundraiser to establish grants for local nonprofits. The auction and dinner raises funds through ticket sales, sponsorship, and auction item sales, making it MCCF's most memorable event each year.

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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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Upcoming Events

Masquerade
Annual Charity Auction Dinner Dance
Saturday Nov. 2, 2019
Santa Clara Convention Center
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Latest News

David Ladd Anderson is the 2019 Recipient of the Austen Warburton Community Service Award! Click here for details.
Applied Materials is the 2019 Recipient of the George & Donna Burdick Business Award! Click here for details.
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