California Community Foundation (CA)

The California Community Foundation is a community foundation based in Los Angeles. It has been an advocate in the region since 1915.

The community foundation envisions a Los Angeles County made up of safe, thriving, and diverse community. Their mission is to strengthen Los Angeles communities through effective philanthropy and civic engagement.

The foundation is committed to increasing donor engagement and philanthropic dollars; strengthening the nonprofit sectors in LA; contributing to positive social change; and demonstrating operational efficiency.

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$1,242,402,000 - 2011-06-30
$1,314,579,000 - 2007-06-30


$108,063,000 - 2011-06-30
$245,487,000 - 2007-06-30

Community Foundation Background


Recent News from California Community Foundation

6 Northern NV schools get piece of City National's $82500 in literacy grants in 2019
Foundation: California Community Foundation

... is the Way Up” fund is a 501(c)3 administered by the California Community Foundation. For information, visit...more

Long-Term Fire Relief Grants Awarded from Governor's "California Rises" Concert
Foundation: California Community Foundation, North Valley Community Foundation, Shasta Regional Community Foundation

North Valley Community Foundation, supporting direct assistance for Camp Fire survivors and funding locally-based assistance;; Butte County...more

City National Awards Literacy Grants to Educators in Five States Totaling $82500
Foundation: California Community Foundation

The grants provide educators up to $1,000 and will help augment or expand literacy projects that were judged to be creative and engaging, and...more

Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation's Lack of Transparency Makes Him Vulnerable to Crazy Attacks ...
Foundation: California Community Foundation

It gets away with this because DiCaprio hides his foundation under the California Community Foundation. So all those b.s. announcements...more

Billionaires Steve Ballmer and James Dolan in Fight Over $1 Billion Arena
Foundation: California Community Foundation

Madison Square Garden said that it has donated to the California Community Foundation, which supports Uplift Inglewood, but that it isn't involved...more

Conrad N. Hilton Foundation Awards More Than $16 Million in Grants in the Third Quarter Of 2019
Foundation: California Community Foundation, Conrad N. Hilton Foundation

California Community Foundation was awarded $1.1 million to streamline the Permanent Supportive Housing (PSH) pipeline and increase...more

The Affair Recap: Putting Out the Fires
Foundation: California Community Foundation

... here are a few local groups actively working to help those in need: Rebuild North Bay and California Community Foundation's Wildfire Relief...more

California community foundation has surpassed $100 million donation goal to support LGBTQ ...
Foundation: Horizons Foundation

Horizons, a community foundation that primarily serves the LGBTQ population in the nine counties of the San Francisco Bay area, made...more

Geographic Focus

Los Angeles County, CA

Community Vital Signs for Los Angeles, CA

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Social Entrepreneurship

New Study Finds Social Enterprises Help Support 2.5M Poor Filipinos

New Study Finds Social Enterprises Help Support 2.5M Poor Filipinos

A latest study, called “Poverty Reduction and Women Economic Leadership: Roles, Potentials and Challenges of Social Enterprises in Developing Countries in Asia,” which covers countries like Bangladesh, Indonesia, and the Philippines, about 2.5 million Filipinos are covered by social enterprises in the Philippines.

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