The Sierra Fund operates based on its unique strategic vision as the only community foundation dedicated to the Sierra Nevada region.
We leverage small action to large effect by generating new private and public conservation investments in the Sierra Nevada and strategically directing those resources to yield the greatest conservation benefit.
Our regional vision also directs our program work. We work to shine a light on the region’s unique challenges and opportunities and work collaboratively with other organizations to draw the attention that Sierra issues deserve from state and national leadership.
Examples of our work includes: