Our Discovering Community Education Program is made possible through the generosity of our supporters. We thank them for joining us in making Discovering Community thrive.


Bay & Paul Foundations Vision

Our vision is of vibrant communities whose skillful collaborations assure just and ecologically robust outcomes for present and future generations.

Bay & Paul Foundations Mission 

Our mission is to foster and accelerate initiatives that prepare agents of change working to strengthen our social compact and develop authentic solutions to the challenges of this pivotal century.

Bay & Paul Foundations Values 

As a learning community we value patience, humility, listening for understanding, collaboration, and – above all – the courage to engage with an abundance of compelling opportunities.

The Victoria and Courtney Buffum Family Foundation 

The Victoria and Courtney Buffum Family Foundation Mission

The Foundation makes grants to single mothers who are seeking to further their education; to kids at risk; to handicapped children; and to the arts.