The James Irvine Foundation



The James Irvine Foundation was established in 1937 by James Irvine himself as a primary stockholder of The Irvine Company.


The guiding principle of the foundation is the idea of expanding opportunity.



The goals of the foundation is to advance the educational and economic prospects of low-income Californians to share in and create California's prosperity; to engage a broad cross section of Californians in the civic and cultural life of their communities and the state; to enhance mutual understanding and communication among diverse, racial, ethnic, and socioeconomic groups; and enrich the state's intellectual and creative environment.


Web Address

www.irvine.org

Social Media Links

Twitter - @IrvineFdn

Facebook - www.facebook.com/irvinefoundation

YouTube - www.youtube.com/user/IrvineFoundation

Assets

$1,604,591,446 - 2011-12-31


Giving

$51,240,969 - 2011-12-31


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Recent News from Irvine Foundation


Fresnans listened to the deepest needs of our working poor. Welfare? Guess again.
Foundation: James Irvine Foundation , Irvine Foundation

This includes the Fresno Bridge Academy, the technology company Bitwise, and the Central Valley Community Foundation. But there are still...more

Irvine Foundation Awards Nearly $21.4 Million in Grants
Foundation: Oak Foundation, James Irvine Foundation , Irvine Foundation

The James Irvine Foundation has announced twenty-nine grants totaling more than $21 million to expand opportunity for people in...more

How Are Funders Boosting Arts Engagement Across Diverse Communities?
Foundation: Ford Foundation, James Irvine Foundation , Joyce Foundation, Wallace Foundation, Wallace Foundation , Wallace Foundation , Irvine Foundation, Wallace Foundation

Corporate funders are relatively less active in the arts philanthropy space. ... "Philanthropic efforts in the arts must make a fundamental shift...more

SAN DIEGO WORKFORCE PARTNERSHIP AWARDED $1 MILLION GRANT
Foundation: James Irvine Foundation , Irvine Foundation

The two-year grant will accelerate C2C's efforts to serve 12,000 youth and young adults during 2017 and 2018 through SDWP's custom...more

The James Irvine Foundation Awards $500000 To Students Rising Above To Expand ...
Foundation: James Irvine Foundation , Irvine Foundation

The Foundation grant will enable SRA to reach more students through the Hub by forming new partnerships with high schools, community...more

Irvine Foundation Awards Grants Totaling $8.5 Million
Foundation: Barr Foundation , James Irvine Foundation , Irvine Foundation

The James Irvine Foundation has announced ten grants totaling $8.5 million in support of efforts to increase economic and political opportunity for...more

In a Climate of Fear, California Funders Step Up for Immigrants
Foundation: California Community Foundation, Silicon Valley Community Foundation, California Endowment, James Irvine Foundation , New York Community Trust, Weingart Foundation, Irvine Foundation

Earlier this month, the Silicon Valley Community Foundation's board voted unanimously to give its full support to Senate Bill 6, the Due Process for...more

Celebrity Chef Robert Irvine Announces Recipients of Foundation Grants in 2016
Foundation: Irvine Foundation

These lessons also form the backbone of The Robert Irvine Foundation, which raises money and issues grants to military charities and...more

The Annenberg Foundation Moves Its Acclaimed LA n Sync Program To a New Home -- the ...
Foundation: California Community Foundation, Annenberg Foundation , James Irvine Foundation , Annenberg Foundation, Irvine Foundation

22, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Today the Annenberg Foundation and the California Community Foundation (CCF) officially announced the next phase...more

Irvine Foundation Awards Grants Totaling $7.35 Million
Foundation: Surdna Foundation , James Irvine Foundation , Irvine Foundation

The James Irvine Foundation has announced grants totaling $7.35 million to increase economic and political opportunity for working families...more





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