Staff & Contact Info

Connie Harris

Connie Harris

Chief Executive Officer

ceo.harris@solanocf.org

707-980-4068


Contact Connie Harris about establishing a Fund, and for information about endowments and planned giving, donor services, community partnerships, program development, administration and general operations.

Dr. Lorene (Lori) Allio

Dr. Lorene (Lori) Allio

Director of Strategic Partnerships & Advancement

lori@solanocf.org

707-718-2897


Contact Dr. Allio about setting up meetings and discuss opportunities cultivating and expanding SCF's strategic partnerships with corporations, foundations, businesses, government agencies, and community organizations.

Valerie Rogers

Valerie Rogers

Grants & Programs Manager

valerie@solanocf.org

707-920-4489


Contact Valerie Rogers about SCF grant and scholarship programs (applicant eligibility, accessing grant applications, grantee reporting, scholarship renewal payment requirements), and for accounts payable.

Shirl Briscoe Mendoza

Shirl Briscoe Mendoza

Gifts & Donor Services Coordinator

shirl@solanocf.org

707-399-3846


Contact Shirl Briscoe Mendoza about making a donation to the Foundation or a Fund, joining our Nonprofit Partnership Program (NPP), and about renting our large or small meeting rooms.

Jennifer Saelee

Jennifer Saelee

Communications & Marketing Associate

jennifer@solanocf.org

707-399-3846


Contact Jennifer Saelee about SCF communications and digital media platforms, and about SCF outreach to key audiences through various mediums (i.e., press releases, articles for newspapers, PSAs, SCF Newsletters, etc.)

Location

744 Empire Street
Suite 240
Fairfield, CA 94533

Hours

The SCF offices are not open for general appointments and walk-ins. Office hours are reduced temporarily due to COVID restrictions. Please call before you visit the SCF office, we are open Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

The office is closed on weekends and federal holidays - please leave a phone message at 707-399-3846 and we will get back to you as soon as possible.

Foundation Directory Online

FDO (Foundation Directory Online), a Funding Information Network resource, is available for use by the general public Monday through Friday, 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Again, due to COVID, this service is not available at this time.

Please call ahead if possible, especially if you are a first-time FDO user. Staff will provide a brief orientation session to familiarize you with the database and features. We will also provide you with helpful tips for finding potential funders and assist you in organizing your search.