California Community Foundation (CA)

The California Community Foundation is a community foundation based in Los Angeles. It has been an advocate in the region since 1915.

The community foundation envisions a Los Angeles County made up of safe, thriving, and diverse community. Their mission is to strengthen Los Angeles communities through effective philanthropy and civic engagement.

The foundation is committed to increasing donor engagement and philanthropic dollars; strengthening the nonprofit sectors in LA; contributing to positive social change; and demonstrating operational efficiency.

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$1,242,402,000 - 2011-06-30
$1,314,579,000 - 2007-06-30


$108,063,000 - 2011-06-30
$245,487,000 - 2007-06-30

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Recent News from California Community Foundation

Surge in Homelessness Demands Solutions
Foundation: California Community Foundation

“Surge in Homelessness Demands Solutions”. By Karen Kahn, Nonprofit Quarterly. Print Friendly, PDF & Email. 221 S FIGUEROA ST #400; LOS ANGELES, CA 90012 Map; PHONE: 213-413-4130; FAX:...more

Pomona Community Foundation
Foundation: California Community Foundation

YES! I WOULD LIKE TO SUPPORT POMONA! As with all community foundations, the Pomona Community Foundation is a public charity that raises funds and makes grants to support local issues and causes, with...more

Partner Event - Liberty Hill Foundation - Impact Investing
Foundation: California Community Foundation, Liberty Hill Foundation, Ventura County Community Foundation

Investors now have expanding opportunities to use their portfolios to power social, economic and environmental justice. To learn more, join us for an interactive program on impact...more

LA Justice Fund Spent Millions To Help Fight Deportations
Foundation: California Community Foundation, Weingart Foundation

Efrain Escobedo, a vice president with the California Community Foundation, told the Immigrant Affiars, Civil Rights and Equity Committee that the 500 cases the fund had provided lawyers for so far...more

Evan Stone: DeVos Must Listen to Teachers And Support Students, Not Suspend Them
Foundation: Gates Foundation, California Community Foundation, Carnegie Corporation of New York, Walton Family Foundation, Bloomberg Philanthropies

Disclosure: The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Bloomberg Philanthropies, the California Community Foundation, the Carnegie Corporation of New York, The Eli and Edythe Broad Foundation, the...more

Grants Roundup: Johns Hopkins Gets $75 Million; 2 Hospitals Split a $100 Million Gift
Foundation: California Community Foundation

An anonymous donor gave $20 million through a donor-advised fund at the California Community Foundation to help create a program spearheaded by Stockton, Calif., Mayor Michael Tubbs, which seeks to...more

LA officials approve pro-immigrant measures, further opposing Trump policies
Foundation: California Community Foundation

As part of the same measure, city officials will explore whether to amend an existing contract with the California Community Foundation, which administers a public-private fund for deportation...more

In Uncertain Times, Stay True to Your Mission
Foundation: California Community Foundation

“In Uncertain Times, Stay True to Your Mission”. By Kim Belshé, The Chronicle of Social Change. Print Friendly, PDF & Email. 221 S FIGUEROA ST #400; LOS ANGELES, CA 90012 Map; PHONE:...more

Researchers find potential path to repair nerves damaged by multiple sclerosis
Foundation: California Community Foundation, Conrad N. Hilton Foundation

The work was supported with funding from the Conrad N. Hilton Foundation, the National Institutes of Health, the California Community Foundation, the Tom Sherak MS Hope Foundation and the Rhoda Goetz...more

Novel complementary effects of estrogen treatment in multiple sclerosis
Foundation: California Community Foundation

... and Noriko Itoh, all of the Department of Neurology at UCLA's David Geffen School of Medicine. Funding was provided by the National Institutes of Health and by grants from the Conrad Hilton...more

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