The James Irvine Foundation



The mission of The James Irvine Foundation is to expand opportunity for the people of California to participate in a vibrant, successful and inclusive society.


James Irvine, a California agricultural pioneer, established the Irvine Foundation in 1937 to benefit the people of California. Over the last 70 years, the Foundation has met the objectives of its founder by providing over $1 billion in grants to more than 3,000 nonprofit organizations.


Web Address

www.irvine.org/

Assets

$1,810,856,518 - 2006-12-31


Giving

$44,324,538 - 2006-12-31


Foundation Grants and Resources


  

Recent News from James Irvine Foundation


Cal State San Bernardino received $1.1 million in grants to boost graduation rates
Foundation: James Irvine Foundation , Irvine Foundation

Cal State San Bernardino wants more students to receive bachelor's degrees, and the College Futures Foundation and the James Irvine Foundation have provided $1.1 million to help make that happen. The...more

UC Riverside Launches Research Center to Drive Inland Empire Innovation
Foundation: James Irvine Foundation , Weingart Foundation, Irvine Foundation, Central Valley Community Foundation

Nearly 150 state and local leaders attended the center's launch event, including James Irvine Foundation President and CEO Don Howard, Weingart Foundation President and CEO Fred Ali, Central Valley...more

CSUSB & GIA Receive $1.1 million in Grants to Increase Bachelor's Degree Attainment Rates
Foundation: James Irvine Foundation , Irvine Foundation

SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. – CSUSB Philanthropic Foundation, in partnership with Growing Inland Achievement (GIA), recently secured two 24-month grants, totaling $1.1 million, from College Futures...more

Inland Empire could get boost from UC Riverside's new Center for Social Innovation
Foundation: James Irvine Foundation , Wallace H. Coulter Foundation, Weingart Foundation, Irvine Foundation

Three institutions provided a total of $1.9 million in grants: The James Irvine Foundation, Weingart Foundation and Wallace H. Coulter Foundation, ... “The Inland area has experienced significant...more

Irvine Foundation Awards Grants Totaling $10.3 Million
Foundation: James Irvine Foundation , Irvine Foundation

The James Irvine Foundation has announced eighteen grants totaling $10.3 million in support of organizations working to increase opportunity for all Californians. The December grants include a final...more

Bank of the West Gives $300000 to Support Small Businesses and Jobs in California's Central Valley
Foundation: James Irvine Foundation , Irvine Foundation, Central Valley Community Foundation

The Central Valley Community Foundation and the James Irvine Foundation participated in selecting the final awardees. "The Central Valley offers great opportunities for businesses and attracts...more

Irvine Foundation Awards $10.5 Million in October Grants
Foundation: Barr Foundation , MacArthur Foundation, Sierra Health Foundation, James Irvine Foundation , Irvine Foundation

The James Irvine Foundation has announced fourteen grants totaling $10.5 million to organizations working to expand opportunity for...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

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

Illustrative Grants from James Irvine Foundation



Cabrillo Festival of Contemporary Music - $225,000

Kuumbwa Jazz Center - $250,000

Lobero Theatre Foundation - $325,000

Monterey Museum Of Art - $300,000

Monterey Symphony - $275,000

Museum of Ventura County - $275,000

National Steinbeck Center - $275,000

Ojai Festivals Limited - $250,000

Rubicon Theatre Company - $325,000

San Luis Obispo Art Center - $225,000





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