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

Homelessness And Health: Funders See The Connection
Foundation: California Community Foundation

The California Community Foundation and the United Way of Greater Los Angeles collaborated to award nearly $2.5 million to deliver lifesaving...more

Community foundation unveils new healing initiative
Foundation: California Community Foundation, North Valley Community Foundation

The North Valley Community Foundation has launched Thrive, an initiative focused on emotional healing for children, families and individuals after...more

Wyland and Vans shoe collab with sea turtle art will raise money, may bring luck
Foundation: California Community Foundation

... gallery went to three charities: Pawsitivity Service Dogs, the American Red Cross: Western Wildfires and the California Community...more

Census Advocates Have More Time For Outreach, But Their Funding Is Almost Gone
Foundation: California Community Foundation

... said Stephania Ramirez, Director of Strategic Initiatives for the California Community Foundation, a Los Angeles-based philanthropic...more

Metallica Donates $250000 to Wildfire Relief Efforts
Foundation: California Community Foundation

AMWH's biggest recipient was California Community Foundation's Wildfire Relief Fund, which received $100,000. California's seen 8,000 wildfires...more

How to support California wildfire victims
Foundation: California Community Foundation

The best way to help those affected by the fires is to donate money to the disaster relief funds of the American Red Cross, the California...more

Love for NorCal: How you can donate + volunteer for local wildfire relief efforts
Foundation: California Community Foundation

California Community Foundation's Wildfire Relief Fund supports immediate, mid- and long-term recovery efforts and has raised over $24 million...more

Community Foundation Excellence (CFE) Fundamentals Course
Foundation: California Community Foundation

New Virtual Format of Community Foundation Excellence (CFE) Fundamentals! Register Today for this Limited Size Training...more

Community Foundation Excellence (CFE) Fundamentals Course
Foundation: California Community Foundation

... understanding of community foundations within the philanthropic sector. ... Maryland Community Foundations Association Maryland...more

Geographic Focus

Los Angeles County, CA

Community Vital Signs for Los Angeles, CA

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