Spokes, the non-profit resource center for the central coast is excited to announce that Phillips 66 has become a donor/partner with a gift of $2,500.

“We are grateful to have Phillips 66 as the first scholarship donor to Spokes,” said Lesley Santos Dierks, CEO, Spokes. “By sponsoring a scholarship, Phillips 66 is able to gift our training and consulting service to the Guadalupe-Nipomo Dunes Center, a favorite corporate charity and neighbor. The sponsorship empowers both Spokes and the Dunes Center to achieve our respective missions. It’s a win-win opportunity,” Dierks said.

“Phillips 66 has a strong relationship with the Dunes Center, said Jerry Stumbo, Santa Maria Refinery Manager. We share the Center’s interest in education and environment stewardship. By supporting Spokes we assist the Dunes Center as it continues to grow and refine its operation. It’s a great collaboration,” Stumbo said.

Spokes is a nonprofit management support organization with over 100 members who we provide training, consulting and resources to empower nonprofits to fulfill their missions.  Spokes was founded as the Nonprofit Support Center in 1996 and, in 2011, relocated to San Luis Obispo and re-branded to become Spokes.  For more information about Spokes and its programs, call 805-547-2244 or log onto www.spokesfornonprofits.org.


If you’d like to support the Spokes campaign, “Pacesetter 101” please visit www.spokesfornonprofits.org/spokes101 or call 805.547.2244