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"We saw an opportunity to become a catalyst to create PledgeLA...change is happening, and this change is good."  Wallis Annenberg, Annenberg Foundation Chairman, President and CEO Mayor Eric Garcetti, the Annenberg Foundation, and over 80 Los Angeles venture capitalists (VCs) and tech leaders... Read more
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The board of directors of the Conrad N. Hilton Foundation announced today that 16 grants totaling more than $19 million were approved during the second and third quarters of 2018. The board also approved a new-five year strategy for the Catholic Sisters Strategic Initiative, beginning with grant... Read more
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The Eisner Foundation announced that it would award $3,135,000 through seven grants in the third quarter of 2018. These grants demonstrate the foundation’s longstanding commitment to direct service as well as research. Four of the seven grants support programs that engage older adults in service... Read more
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On October 10, the “public charge” rule was published in the Federal Register for public comment. This rule would make people choose between the things they need and the people they love, while favoring the wealthiest in our immigration system. Across the nation, advocates, providers and... Read more
On Wednesday, Septmeber 12, NALEO presented a webinar on effective Census message testing for English and Spanish speaking Latinos. The link to the recorded webinar and slides are below:  Click Here for the Recording Click Here for the Slides
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Dear Colleagues, While writing to you, I’m taking a moment to pause in the midst of the relentless news cycle we have been experiencing for some time now. The last couple of weeks—including last week’s painful Senate hearing on Judge Brett Kavanaugh’s nomination to the Supreme Court—have been... Read more
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The J. Paul Getty Trust announced that Deborah Marrow, director of the Getty Foundation, will retire at the end of December 2018 after more than three decades of leadership roles at the J. Paul Getty Trust, including leading the Getty’s grantmaking programs since 1989.  As Foundation director,... Read more
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The following is an article published in The Chronicle of Philanthropy by SCG members Fred Ali, President and CEO of the Weingart Foundation; Antonia Hernández, President and CEO of the California Community Foundation; and Robert K. Ross, President and CEO of The California Endowment.   Of all the... Read more
The Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation is proud to honor Amazon Frontlines and Ceibo Alliance with the first annual Environmental Activist Award. This award celebrates environmental groups or individual activists whose work has created significant, positive impact in their field of focus. Winners of the... Read more
Since its launch in 2016, the Center for Strategic Public-Private Partnerships has helped its partners co-invest more than $4.5 million to transform Los Angeles County’s system serving vulnerable youth and families. To build upon these successes, today the Board of Supervisors approved a motion... Read more
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