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


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

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

Fresno Area Hispanic Foundation wins $200k grant, CEO honored by Irvine Foundation
Foundation: James Irvine Foundation , Irvine Foundation

Dora Westerlund, CEO of Fresno Area Hispanic Foundation, earned a $200,000 grant for her organization as a 2017 James Irvine...more

The Music Center Receives More Than $1.5 Million from The James Irvine Foundation and the ...
Foundation: James Irvine Foundation , Irvine Foundation

The Music Center, L.A.'s performing arts destination, today announced it received more than $1.5 million in grants designed to further...more

PACIFIC SYMPHONY AWARDED SECOND GRANT FROM THE JAMES IRVINE FOUNDATION TO ...

... Orange County's Chinese American communities through arts engagement. ... building, participatory arts practices and capacity building...more

Foundation investing $1.5 million in Stanislaus' emerging leaders
Foundation: Stanislaus Community Foundation, James Irvine Foundation , Irvine Foundation

The James Irvine Foundation is picking up all the costs, which include partnering with the Stanislaus Community Foundation and paying for bringing...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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