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Affirming Access: The Pathway to Success for Community College Students

Tuesday, October 11, 2016
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Where: 
Joan Palevsky Center for the Future of Los Angeles at California Community Foundation

In California, 2.3 million students are enrolled in a community college. That’s 70% of all college undergraduates in the state.

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CEO Salon with Janet Napolitano

Tuesday, April 14, 2015
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Where: 
Shared with participants upon RSVP.

We're pleased to present a special CEO salon with philanthropic leaders hosted by Southern California Grantmakers and Sherry Lansing. We will be joined by special guest Janet Napolitano, President of the University of California and former U.S.

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News

Herb Alpert Foundation to donate $10.1 million to LACC — making studies for music majors tuition-free

Release Date: 
08/25/2016

Trumpeter Herb Alpert, known for his unique brand of Latin-tinged jazz pop, and for being a co-founder of A&M Records, a label that released key albums by artists from Cat Stevens to Janet Jackson, is now making his mark on education.

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Highlights from the California State Budget

Publication date: 
08/15/2018

By Eric Schroer and Gustavo Medrano

At the end of June, Governor Brown and the Legislature negotiated a state budget of $201 billion. This summary examines the state’s spending in areas of funders’ interest, including:

 

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Resources from In Focus: Education - A Deeper Dive into LCFF: What does the LCAP mean?

Publication date: 
03/23/2015

Resources from SCG's March 23, 2015 program, In Focus: Education - A Deeper Dive into LCFF: What does the LCAP mean?

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California Online Colleges and Universities

Publication date: 
11/01/2014

This resource from the Affordable Colleges Foundation provides free higher education tools for current and future college students and their families, recently published research on all the not-for-profit universities and colleges in California that offer online college programs. Historically, online programs have only been offered by for-profit institutions. Yet today, many of the most established not-for-profit state colleges and national universities have launched programs that provide flexibility and lower tuition prices for students.

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