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Peer Learning Session: From Getting By to Getting Ahead – Asset Building in Southern California

Wednesday, July 23, 2014
10:00am - 11:30am
Center for Healthy Communities

The Asset Funders Network and Southern California Grantmakers invite you to a peer learning conversation about the asset-building field in Los Angeles.

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California Community Foundation Awards $5.5 Million to Strengthen Los Angeles County

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LOS ANGELES – December 20, 2016 – The California Community Foundation (CCF) has awarded $5,569,746 through 34 grants to Los Angeles County nonprofit organizations working to address the great needs and potential of our region.


Collaborative Efforts We Love! A Joint Blog Post from GEO, SCG, NCG, and SDG

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Collaboration- it’s been on our minds a lot lately. Across the nonprofit and philanthropic sectors many organizations are throwing aside the “go-it-alone” mentality in favor of working together to address complex problems.

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Moving LA County Residents from Financial Peril to Prosperity

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Fifteen percent of Los Angeles County residents live below the official poverty line, but more than three times as many — 49 percent — are “liquid asset poor.” They lack sufficient savings to live above the poverty level for three months if they l


The James Irvine Foundation Explores New Grantmaking Directions, Asks for Input

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The James Irvine Foundation announced its new organizational goals in January, pledging to share information throughout the process. Irvine is now exploring two new grantmaking directions — and is asking for additional input.