Long Beach Community Foundation



The Long Beach Community Foundation was founded in 1996 by the Estate Planning & Trust Council of Long Beach and an advisory board of local community leaders in collaboration with the California Community Foundation.

In 2003, a grant to open an office in Long Beach was provided by the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation.


Web Address

www.longbeachcf.org

Social Media Links

Twitter - @LBCommunityFdn

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Recent News from Long Beach Community Foundation


Catalina Island Foundation recognized by LB community group
Foundation: Long Beach Community Foundation

The Catalina Island Foundation (CIF) was among nine mainland recipients of grants from the Long Beach Community Foundation (LBCF)...more

The Long Beach Community Foundation to give $100k in grants to nonprofits
Foundation: Long Beach Community Foundation

The Long Beach Community Foundation (LBCF) announced it will be distributing $100,000 in grants at a reception on slated for Sept. 16 to...more

Press-Telegram readers donate record $84043 to send kids to camp
Foundation: Long Beach Community Foundation

... of Press-Telegram readers comes through for kids,” said Marcelle Epley, president and CEO of the Community Foundation. “Thank you, P-T...more

Rich Archbold column: Cheryl Carter makes dreams come true for Long Beach kids who long to go ...
Foundation: Long Beach Community Foundation

The Press-Telegram and Community Foundation have partnered to raise money to send kids to summer camps in the San Bernardino...more

Long Beach Media Collaborative Tackles Housing Crisis
Foundation: Long Beach Community Foundation

... president and CEO of the Long Beach Community Foundation, which initiated the Long Beach Media Collaborative concept and secured...more

LBMC's 'Strengthening the Signal' spurred action to help bridge Long Beach's digital divide
Foundation: Knight Foundation, Long Beach Community Foundation

The concept was initiated by the Long Beach Community Foundation, with the initiative funded in part by the Knight Foundation. The...more

LBMC: Coming together for the community
Foundation: Knight Foundation, Long Beach Community Foundation

The collaborative was initiated by the Long Beach Community Foundation and is funded by the Knight Foundation. Visit longbeachmc.org for...more

Send-a-Kid-to-Camp Fund: Morris and diners helping kids' dreams come true at Boathouse on Bay
Foundation: Long Beach Community Foundation

The Press-Telegram has partnered with the Community Foundation to send kids to one week in mountain camps operated by these youth...more

Nancy Foster, former Long Beach first lady, supports sending kids to camp
Foundation: Long Beach Community Foundation

Former P-T columnist Tom Hennessy — who died three years ago — and Jean Bixby Smith, of the Long Beach Community Foundation, launched...more

Send a kid to camp: Elijah worries too much about ill dad; he needs a break at summer camp
Foundation: Long Beach Community Foundation

The Press-Telegram has set up the fund in partnership with the Long Beach Community Foundation to send youngsters in need to a week at...more

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A Washington, D.C. barbecue joint provides more than food on its menu. It intends to rescue troubled young people, educate them about the food trade, and give them a shot at success.




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