The California Endowment (CA)



The California Endowment is a private, statewide health foundation that was established in 1996 through Blue Cross of California's WellPoint Health Network.


The mission of California Endowment is to expand access to affordable, quality health care for underserved individuals and communities, and to promote fundamental improvements in the health status of all Californians.


Web Address

www.calendow.org

Social Media Links

Facebook - www.facebook.com/HealthHappensHere

Twitter - @CalEndow

Pinterest - www.pinterest.com/calendow/

YouTube - www.youtube.com/healthhappenshere

Foundation RSS Feeds

News - tcenews.calendow.org/pr/tce/health-happens-here-rss.xml

Assets

$3,699,473,000 - 2010-03-31
$4,773,842,000 - 2007-02-28


Giving

$124,392,000 - 2010-03-31
$146,621,142 - 2007-02-28


Foundation Grants and Resources


  

Recent News from California Endowment


FUNdraising Good Times: Investing in Black-led organizations
Foundation: East Bay Community Foundation, California Endowment, San Francisco Foundation

Since its publication five funders – The East Bay Community Foundation, The San Francisco Foundation, The Kapor Center for Social Impact, The Y & H Soda Foundation and The California...more

Can a Broken Foster Care System Be Fixed? These Philanthropists Think So
Foundation: Blue Shield of California Foundation, California Community Foundation, David Bohnett Foundation, Ahmanson Foundation , Ahmanson Foundation , Annenberg Foundation , California Endowment, Annenberg Foundation, Ahmanson Foundation

It's a spirit of collaboration that has animated much of the philanthropic work on foster care in L.A., work that the Anthony and Jeanne Pritzker have played a major role in. The couple is part of...more

Series Uncovers Tides Foundation's Left Leanings, Also Reveals Earth is Round
Foundation: Gates Foundation, Blue Shield of California Foundation, California Community Foundation, Lumina Foundation, Foundation to Promote Open Society, California Endowment, Chicago Community Trust, Packard Foundation, Ford Foundation, Tides Foundation, Kellogg Foundation

It is worth noting that for an allegedly “secret” group, Tides is pretty open on its website, where the foundation writes, “Tides is a leader in global grantmaking and social change work,...more

Tides' Legal Laundering: An Incubator for the Left
Foundation: Gates Foundation, Blue Shield of California Foundation, California Community Foundation, Lumina Foundation, Foundation to Promote Open Society, California Endowment, Chicago Community Trust, Packard Foundation, Ford Foundation, Tides Foundation, Kellogg Foundation

... ($11.1 million); the Novo Foundation ($10.7 million); the Blue Shield of California Foundation ($9.6 million); the David and Lucile Packard Foundation ($7.75 million); the California Community...more

Tides' Legal Laundering: Who is Drummond Pike?
Foundation: California Endowment

According to this data, the group's biggest grants have historically come from the California Endowment ($51 million since 2001), the Vanguard Charitable Endowment Program ($39 million since 2007),...more

Southern California Blacks in Philanthropy
Foundation: California Endowment

Please join Southern California Blacks in Philanthropy (SCBIP) for an informative discussion about DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals) from the Black immigrant (African, Caribbean and...more

What an Equity Lens in Health Philanthropy Requires
Foundation: California Endowment, Colorado Trust, Johnson Foundation , Kresge Foundation, Missouri Foundation for Health, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, California Wellness Foundation

A new report finds that, broadly speaking, health legacy foundations “are expanding the scope of their grant making and initiatives to focus on the social determinants of health…[seeking] to...more

Behested payments benefit Long Beach charities, but do they help politicians, too?
Foundation: California Endowment

Whether they're a valuable source of civic philanthropy or a promotional tool for politicians, a mechanism called behested payments allows local ... Richardson said he doesn't see behests as being...more

In California, These Funders Want to Keep Kids Out of the Criminal Justice System
Foundation: Liberty Hill Foundation, California Endowment, Weingart Foundation, California Wellness Foundation

There are a lot of big funding partners involved in this collaboration and an increasing interest in why so many young people of color are embroiled in the juvenile justice system. A few months ago,...more

Impoverished Salton Sea community receives $3 million government grant to build recreation center
Foundation: Surdna Foundation , California Endowment

The North Shore Community Park project has also received nearly $3.3 million in other grants and donations as well. Funds have come from the California Endowment, ArtPlace America, Surdna Foundation,...more

Illustrative Grants from California Endowment



Matching Gifts - $113,040

Art Share Los Angeles, Inc. - $10,000

Black Dot Artists, Inc. - $15,000

CommuniCare Health Centers - $62,437

Lighthouse Recovery Club of Hanford - $25,040

LPC Consulting Associates, Inc. - $51,679

NAMI Urban Los Angeles - $100,000

Prevent Blindness Northern California - $15,000

Public Health Institute - $95,473

San Diegans for Health Care Coverage - $61,068





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