Corporate and Foundation Relations

The Office of Corporate and Foundation Relations (CFR) at SF State facilitates and strengthens partnerships with companies and foundations to advance the university’s and our partners’ shared goals. 

Faculty Guide to Finding Corporate and Foundation Funding

We assist faculty and administrators in all aspects of building relationships with and securing funding from corporations and foundations. We also work closely with the Office of Research and Sponsored Programs and The University Corporation to ensure consistency with university policies and guidelines.

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Become a Corporate Partner

SF State is located at the heart of the global technology industry, the birthplace of venture capital, and the center of the US wine market. As San Francisco’s largest and only public four-year university, we are committed to developing a highly-skilled, creative, and diverse workforce that contributes to a robust and thriving economy in the Bay Area and beyond. The CFR Office can connect your company directly with the wealth of faculty, staff, and student resources at our campus, and work with you to develop partnership opportunities to support exciting initiatives.

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Collaborations with Foundations

Support for SF State faculty, students, and programs aligns closely with the priorities of a wide range of national, regional, and local foundations. These partnerships with our campus have helped develop solutions to pressing technical and social challenges, promoted excellence in faculty research and teaching, and assisted generations of exceptional students in realizing their full academic potential.

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Schedule a Visit

Contact us to arrange a campus tour to meet our dynamic faculty, and engage with our talented students. We are excited to show you first-hand the mutual benefits of corporate and foundation partnerships at SF State.

For more information, please contact our CFR team:

Julie Moed, Senior Director of Corporate and Foundation Relations
(415) 405-3809 or

Joel Streicker, Director of Corporate and Foundation Relations
(415) 405-3826 or