Board Members  (back row): Mike Christie, Giles Miller, Betty Geishirt Cantrell, Yvonne Ceresa, Katherine Bracken, Bob Berggren, Hal Jeffrey,  (front row): Suzanne Salter, Aloma Levine, Caitlin Woods, Kendra Diamond


The mission of the Pleasant Hill Community Foundation is to strengthen community organizations, build endowment funds to meet ongoing and future needs and offer flexible tax-deductible options for giving at all levels.


The vision of the Pleasant Hill Community Foundation is an enhanced quality of life in Pleasant Hill through inspiring and nurturing its donors and resources to respond to the challenges and needs of the community.

Board Members

President:  Giles Miller
Vice President: Yvonne Ceresa
Treasurer:  Hal Jeffrey
Secretary: Katherine Bracken
Member:  Bob Berggren

Emeritus Member:  Jim Alkire
Emeritus Member:  Jim Nunes
Emeritus Member:  Jim Utz
Emeritus Member:  Ted Winslow
Emeritus Member:  Suzanne Salter

Member:  Betty Geishirt Cantrell
Member:  Aloma Levine
Member: Kendra Diamond
Member: Mike Christie
Member:  Caitlin Woods

In Memoriam:  Oliver Holmes
In Memoriam:  Helen McLaren
In Memoriam:  Mary Walters
In Memoriam:  Jean Hambleton

PHCF Supports Other Local Non-Profits

We act as investment conservator for the endowment funds of other local nonprofits.

Contact Information

Pleasant Hill Community Foundation (PHCF)
P.O. Box 23673
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523

About Our Website

Our web site is an important part of our marketing efforts. Please consider making a donation to PHCF to help us continue to get the word out about our grants, scholarships and projects benefitting the Pleasant Hill community.

Our website is currently being maintained by David Shirley of