David Bohnett Foundation

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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

Some Cities Are Getting Millennials' Aid for Free
Foundation: David Bohnett Foundation

Since 2006, the foundation has invested $4.3 million in the David Bohnett Mayoral Fellowship Program, including $532,637 in the current school year. Fellowship grants are given to three universities,...more

Inside Game: A Foundation Supports LGBTQ Leaders in the Halls of Power
Foundation: Arcus Foundation, David Bohnett Foundation

One reason that progress on LGBTQ rights has kept coming, despite some ups and downs, is because of the coordinated and strategic...more

Ending the Standoff: Who's Trying To Change the Conversation on Guns?
Foundation: David Bohnett Foundation, MacArthur Foundation, Joyce Foundation, Simons Foundation

Total philanthropic funding on gun violence is still quite modest, ... Last year, in an interview with Inside Philanthropy, David Bohnett said he...more

Ruth Ellis Center Awarded David Bohnett Foundation CyberCenter Grant
Foundation: David Bohnett Foundation

"We are proud to be long-time partners with the Ruth Ellis Center in providing the lifesaving services to our LGBTQ youth." The "refresh" grants,...more

Tech/Internet entrepreneur pledges $15M to USC for 'residential college'
Foundation: David Bohnett Foundation

It will also endow a chair in social entrepreneurship at the USC Marshall School of Business. “David Bohnett is a visionary philanthropist who...more

Good Pitch Event
Foundation: Arcus Foundation, David Bohnett Foundation, Gill Foundation, Ford Foundation, Rockefeller Foundation

Ford Foundation hosted an event called Good Pitch in collaboaration with The BRITDOC Foundation and The Sundance Institute Documentary Film Program. The Carnegie Foundation, Rockefeller...more

Peter Lee on joining Baroda Ventures (Dealscape - Private capital)
Foundation: California Community Foundation, David Bohnett Foundation

Since then, he has donated $30 million to various charities and currently is the chairman of the board of the Los Angeles Philharmonic Association, a board member of the California Community...more

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How is Philanthropy Getting Nerdier?

How is Philanthropy Getting Nerdier?

SiMPACT ponders on the importance of data in philanthropy after an  episode of the This American Life (#503 – I was Just Trying to Help), an episode which portrays an organization with a not-so conventional idea about charity.

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