For Maureen and Jorge Espinoza, giving back to our community is second nature.

“Mentorship leads to equity, not only at our colleges and universities, but also later on in our workplaces, and in our communities as a whole.”
"…the development of our generous hearts does not depend upon our bankbook or investment accounts. It depends upon how closely we pay attention to ourselves and to what leads to happiness for others and for ourselves."
The implications of tax reform on donor attitudes and donor behaviors keep making headlines. Add into the mix a roller-coaster stock market and political uncertainties, and many local nonprofits may see a slide in donations. But there’s hope – and imperative – to keep the momentum going in the communities we serve. Indeed, experts advise nonprofits to focus on year-round fundraising and to strengthen relationships with donors.