A program designed to put our area’s nonprofit causes on display and pour information into the community.

Is your nonprofit interested in showcasing its work in front of a live audience of potential donors, volunteers, and advocates? Would you like to expose your organization to members of the business community? If so, please consider applying for a Visibility Grant! 

A Visibility Grant is an in-kind, non-monetary grant of resources to a nonprofit organization. Philanthropy on Tap is a program of the Community Foundation of San Joaquin, organized and promoted in partnership with the Greater Stockton Chamber of Commerce. Let the drinks, ideas, and information flow!

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Program Purpose: Bringing together nonprofit organizations, businesses, and community members by…


for local nonprofit organizations to showcase their work to the broader community;


particularly in the business community, around the role and work of local nonprofit organizations; and


organizations to potential donors, volunteers, and advocates.

Program Format: The format is intended to be informal with a “Question & Answer” style presentation coordinated in advance with the presenting nonprofit organizations. In order to promote a relaxed environment for participants, location consideration will be given to reputable business establishments in Stockton, that can provide beer, wine, and appetizer-style food.

Schedule: Four (4) Philanthropy on Tap events will be held in 2020 during the following months: March, May, July, and September

Eligibility Criteria: To be eligible for consideration, an organization must be a nonprofit that is:

  • tax-exempt under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code, classified as a public charity;
  • in good standing with the Internal Revenue Service; and
  • must have offices located in Stockton, CA

If eligible apply today for a “Visibility Grant” to participate

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A Visibility Grant is an in-kind, non-monetary grant of resources to a nonprofit organization. The Visibility Grant will consist of CFOSJ and GSCC underwriting the cost of Philanthropy on Tap, which includes direct costs of up to $500 per Philanthropy on Tap event. Additional in-kind services will also be covered by the grant, such as cost of venue space, hosting expenses, and marketing of the event to the local business community.