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  About TRHT LA   While Los Angeles has made great strides in addressing issues of race, we clearly have a long way to go. This is one of the many reasons why the W.K. Kellogg Foundation selected Los Angeles in 2016 as one of fourteen regions throughout the country to implement the Truth, Racial... Read more
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  The board of directors of the Conrad N. Hilton Foundation announced today that it approved a new five-year strategy for the Catholic Sisters Strategic Initiative. This new strategy highlights how sisters, through their presence and focus on human development work, can bear prophetic witness... Read more
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The California Wellness Foundation recently approved $7.6 million in grants to organizations throughout the state to improve the health of Californians. Grantees will work toward wellness through avenues such as workforce development, policy advocacy, and education support for resilient youth. “... Read more
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    The AEG Community Foundation was established to build on AEG’s strong philanthropic commitment to local communities. Starting with the L.A. Kings’ Foundation (Kings Care) and continuing with AEG’s first multi-year grant ($1M) made to Inner City Arts during the construction of STAPLES Center by... Read more
The California Wellness Foundation appointed Arun Baheti as vice president of operations, effective August 6, 2018. He will oversee grants management, information technology, facilities and risk assessment. As part of the executive team, Baheti will help promote excellence and innovation throughout... Read more
Southern California Disaster Resources for the Holy Fire Our heartfelt thoughts go out to our members, partners, friends and everyone affected. We will keep this page updated with information that could be helpful in responding appropriately to these disasters. As of August 15, the Holy Fire has... Read more
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Final Call! The Jewish Federation is searching for innovative ideas from eligible 501(c)3 organizations with the goal to make Los Angeles a better place for us all. We’re seeking proposals that aim to make a meaningful impact on our city in the following areas: Homelessness, Reentry/Job Training,... Read more
The cash-strapped city of Stockton is hoping so, courting millions of dollars from private investors to solve a whole host of social problems. The philanthropists came on air-conditioned buses from big cities like Los Angeles and San Francisco. They were driven past vacant lots overrun with weeds,... Read more
The inclusion of a question about citizenship status on the next census has funders and advocates even more worried about getting a full and accurate count in 2020. The concerns add to earlier warnings about low funding, access and data security. Back in March, the Trump Administration added a... Read more
Before Detroit filed for bankruptcy in 2013, the most populous US city to file for bankruptcy was Stockton, California. One key driver was a 70 percent decline in median home prices between 2006 and 2009, which sharply cut property tax income. Making matters worse was a city decision in 2007 to bet... Read more