Plan Your Staycation with Opportunity Fund – Have Fun and Boost Your Local Economy

By patronizing #OpportunityFunded businesses, you can discover new experiences right in your own community! And when you shop #OpportunityFunded, the money you spend goes back into the local economy, supporting jobs and generating economic activity in your neighborhood. Did you know that locally owned businesses reinvest in the local economy at a rate 60% higher than chain and internet retailers? Plan your staycation with Opportunity Fund – have fun and boost your local economy!

#OpportunityFuned Summer Guide in Northern California

Stop by the Parkside Café at Stinson Beach
No trip to Stinson Beach is complete without a visit to the Parkside Café! Stop by for a meal at the restaurant or for a soft-serve ice cream at the Snack Bar to make your trip to the beach extra sweet.

Cheers to the Giants at Victory Hall
Have a bite and a enjoy a drink at #OpportunityFunded Victory Hall before or after the ball game. Only a 5-minute walk from AT&T Park, the Southern fare, including chicken & waffles and pulled pork sliders, is delicious!

Mountain Bike Northern California
Explore Marin County, Half Moon Bay, Pacifica, Santa Cruz, or Tahoe by mountain bike with a tour by #Opportunityfunded High Trails Cyclery. Never ridden before? They also offer lessons! Already a biking pro? Rent a bike from their San Francisco store and create your own adventure.

Wine and Dine in the North Bay
Gather a group of friends to discover local wine and food in Sausalito, Napa, Sonoma, and Tiburon with #OpportunityFunded Gourmet Food and Wine Tours. Their tours are a perfect way to explore the North Bay or show summer-time visitors all that Northern California has to offer. For even more fun: kick off the tour with a ferry ride from San Francisco to Sausalito or Tiburon.

Try #OpportunityFunded Food Trucks at Off the Grid
Check out “Off the Grid” events across the Bay Area, and you’ll find several #OpportunityFunded food trucks and vendors, like 3-3-3, Adam’s Grub Truck, Johnny Doughnuts, PhnomNom, and more! Enjoy gourmet food from around the world with drinks, music, and fun—just don’t forget to bring your layers. Visit their website for the events schedule, and check out our Business Directory to help spot our clients.

#OpportunityFuned Summer Guide in Southern California

Head Outdoors for a Picnic
Stop by #OpportunityFunded Cookbook Market for fresh, responsibly grown food and prepared meals for your next picnic. Los Angeles’s parks, beaches, and other open-air venues offer an array of ideal spots for eating al fresco. Check out these 20 favorite spots.

Cool Down with Ice Cream
Nothing says summertime like eating ice cream after spending a day in the sun. Enjoy #Opportunityfunded Coolhaus ice cream, cookies, sammies and drinks. Chocolate Chipotle, Avocado Sea Salt, and Strawberry Mojito Sorbet are summer favorites. Visit their website to order online and for store and truck locations.

Ride a Bike
Want to see your neighborhood from a new perspective? If you’re ready for a new ride, check out #OpportunityFunded Zyclefix and take a ride along Venice Beach, Santa Monica Boulevard or Long Beach. Check out these great bike rides in Los Angeles!

Embark on a Culinary Journey
Go on a tasty adventure to discover new flavors and restaurants in your community. The following are our #OpportunityFunded picks: Ricky’s Fish TacosLos BalconesWirtshausLocanda Positano and Mess Hall Canteen.

Empower Yourself or Your Daughter
Take a self-defense training at Shield Self Defense with a group of friends or on your own. Or try any of their water sports, meditation & yoga classes, nutrition workshops, and dance classes. As seen on ‘Keeping Up With The Kardashians’!

Host a Party with Italian Ice
Mustache Mike’s Italian Ice is perfect for any summer celebration – like birthday parties, sports events, and family reunions. Arrange for one of their food carts or trucks to serve up their 15 flavors of Italian ice that come from a 100-year-old recipe.