Communities for a Better Environment
President’s Message Archives
2020 President’s Message
Message from Fred Ali, President & C.E.O.: Announcing the Weingart Foundation’s F.Y. 2021 Program Plan
In August 2020, I will begin my 22nd year as the President of the Weingart Foundation—and the work has never been harder.
First, thank you to the nonprofit organizations and frontline providers who are doing critical work to inform, protect and advocate for communities hardest hit by the COVID-19 pandemic.
2019 President’s Message
Message from Fred Ali, President & C.E.O.: A Heartfelt Farewell to our Senior Vice President, Belen Vargas
It is with deep gratitude for her many years of service and well-wishes for the future that I announce the departure of our senior vice president, Belen Vargas. Belen will leave the Weingart Foundation in late September to join California State University, Los Angeles as associate vice president for operations and chief mission officer.
A new proposal by the administration to drastically limit legal immigration could hurt millions of children and families across the country. Of all the recent cruel and unnecessary policies on immigration, this one stands out.