Armando Castellano

Family Member Trustee | Castellano Family Foundation


Armando Castellano is an arts advocate and philanthropist who resides in the San Francisco Bay Area. He is a professional musician and bilingual  teaching artist who plays the French horn, performing and teaching internationally. He sits on 3 boards in addition to being a second generation family member trustee of his family’s foundation, The Castellano Family Foundation. This community embedded foundation founded by his parents, Alcario and Carmen Castellano, has spent the last 17 years funding Latino serving, grass roots to medium sized nonprofits throughout the region, as well as championing DEI and cultural competency within the philanthropic field at large. Since 2018, the foundation has moved beyond grantmaking to leverage its values, influence, and philanthropy in support of Latino community-based organizations and the communities they serve.