Healthy Communities Foundation Board of Directors was appointed in 2016. We are a community-informed board, dedicated to leading the organization to fulfill its mission through values-based decision making. Healthy Communities Foundation is a private independent foundation. Board members serve as volunteers with no monetary compensation.

Board Members

Amalia S Rioja

Amalia S. Rioja (VICE CHAIR)

Staff Members


Maria Pesqueira, President

Effective May 15, 2017


Jim Durkan, Interim President

Our Service Areas

Grants are given to organizations located within the Foundation’s geographic target area or serving a significant percentage of the local population in these communities.

Download the coverage map below.