More than 120 committed volunteers make up Bread for the Journey. These volunteers are supported by a small but hard-working staff and part-time support.

Marianna Cacciatore, Chief Inspiration Officer

Marianna Cacciatore is Founding Executive Director of Bread for the Journey International (BFJ). Since 1998 she has directed the development of BFJ from a single chapter in Santa Fe, NM into a national organization with 20 locations in North America. She provides ongoing care and support to each chapter’s Board of Directors as they practice neighborhood philanthropy in their respective communities. Learn more about Marianna >



Sierra Castillo, Administrator

Sierra Castillo is Bread for the Journey’s part-time Office Administrator.  She has a diverse background in administration, which includes project management and event planning. She is a native of Sebastopol, CA., and was raised in an environment that fostered individuality, creativity and community outreach.  In addition to her work at Bread for the Journey, she is a dedicated host to honeybees and volunteer for Sonoma County Beekeepers Association.  She also enjoys hiking, gardening, photography and shopping local.