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CCF News Fall 2016: Social Justice Learning Institute

August 18, 2017    |    BLOOM, Youth Empowerment

When Dr. D’Artagnan Scorza wanted to move the cause of educational equity for young Black men forward, he started by looking back. He founded the Black Male Youth Academy at his alma mater, Inglewood’s Morningside High School, to help young men of color break cycles of recidivism and create opportunities for academic achievement.

CCF News Fall 2016: BLOOMer Spotlight – Zakeer, BLOOM Alumnus & College Student

August 18, 2017    |    BLOOM, Youth Empowerment

I wound up on probation for three or four months. It was my first offense. Looking back, it was a blessing, because it opened me up to BLOOM. It’s changing me for the better. I started off at Social Justice Learning Institute’s Black Male Youth Academy, and BLOOM is like a family. All the doors […]

CCF News Fall 2016: Brotherhood Crusade

August 18, 2017    |    BLOOM, Youth Empowerment

Mykol Lewis is making a difference and sowing seeds among young men in an effort to build a stronger South L.A. This belief in making our communities better is the trademark of Brotherhood Crusade.

CCF News Fall 2016: BLOOM Impact 2015-16

August 18, 2017    |    BLOOM, Youth Empowerment

When we believe in, invest in and support our young men, they will thrive. By doubling down on our focus on high school completion and reducing recidivism, youth participating in BLOOM saw improved outcomes in school and were better able to complete the terms of their probation and separate themselves from the system.

CCF News Fall 2016: Investing in L.A.’s Black Male Youth

August 18, 2017    |    BLOOM, Youth Empowerment

Though they are only 10 percent of all L.A. young people, Black youth make up nearly a third of all youth on probation. And once in the system, it is hard to get out, with more than 80 percent facing re-arrest within three years. We are losing out on countless innovators and entrepreneurs – a […]

CCF News Fall 2016: BLOOM

August 18, 2017    |    BLOOM, Youth Empowerment

We are facing a crisis of potential, and nowhere is hit harder than South Los Angeles. Young black men who drop out of high school face a 90 percent chance of incarceration, but a diploma reduces that to 12 percent. Learn how CCF’s BLOOM initiative is helping young Black men in South L.A. onto positive […]

CCF News Spring 2017 – Spotlight On Family Philanthropy: Leah Bishop & Gary Yale

April 21, 2017    |    Donors, Philanthropy

“When our daughters were little, we felt like they needed to see that not everyone in the world had it as good as they did. They helped us feed the hungry and homeless. “They really absorbed the desire to give back. Elizabeth used to take her allowance and give it away to various causes. We […]

CCF News Spring 2017 – The Home L.A. Loan Fund

April 21, 2017    |    Donors, Homelessness, Housing and Economic Opportunity, Philanthropy

Every night, nearly 50,000 Angelenos go to sleep homeless, enough to fill Dodger Stadium. The California Community Foundation is working with partners to build 10,000 housing units over ten years for our neighbors in need. We invite donors who are passionate about homelessness to become charter investors in the Home L.A. Loan Fund, a one-of-a-kind, […]

CCF News Spring 2017 – Make an Impact, Forever

April 21, 2017    |    Centennial Legacy Campaign, Donors, Los Angeles, Philanthropy

Join with more than 100 other donors who want to make a difference in the lives of L.A. residents, through the next century and beyond. In celebration of our 100 years of service, CCF launched the Centennial Legacy Campaign to help donors create enduring gifts that continue to change lives in Los Angeles County for […]

CCF News Spring 2017 – We Are Los Angeles

April 21, 2017    |    Arts, Centennial

On November 12, 30 L.A. County-based artists unveiled a group of never-before-seen sculptures exploring the most pressing issues facing our region. Commissioned by CCF, the We Are Los Angeles exhibit represents the collective diversity and strength of Los Angeles. Thanks to the generous sponsorship of our board members and donors, these sculptures now reside with […]

CCF News Spring 2017 – Fellowship for Visual Artists

April 21, 2017    |    Arts

In January, CCF awarded 14 Los Angeles County artists with $350,000 in grants through the CCF Fellowship for Visual Artists. Launched in 1987 with a generous contribution from the J. Paul Getty Trust, the fellowship has awarded more than $3 million to nearly 300 visual artists. Through the generosity of our donors, the fellowship has […]

CCF News Spring 2017 – Making Giving a Family Value

April 21, 2017    |    Donors, Philanthropy

One of the greatest gifts you can give your family is the love of giving. That’s why CCF has partnered with the National Center for Family Philanthropy to provide donors with complimentary access to the award-winning Family Philanthropy Online Knowledge Center.

CCF News: Spring 2017

April 21, 2017    |    Arts, Donors, Homelessness, Housing and Economic Opportunity, Philanthropy

Is there a risk-free way to help end homelessness? How can you share the joy of giving with your children and grandchildren? How can you support L.A.’s most innovative creative voices? Find out in CCF’s Spring Donor Newsletter.

CCF News Summer 2016: Invest in the Future of L.A.

July 14, 2016    |    CCF, Donors, Education Pipeline, LASIF, Los Angeles

When Jeffrey steps across the stage and takes his degree in a few short years, he won’t be the only one who benefits. Every graduate is a million dollar victory for the future of Los Angeles County. Every South Central Scholar who leaves high school college-ready, who has the services and support to succeed, makes our region stronger and more prosperous. Investors in L.A. and around the country have taken notice of LASIF’s impact and are coming together to realize the potential of our children.

CCF News: LASIF Scholar Summer 2016: Jeffrey Castro

July 14, 2016    |    CCF, Donors, Education Pipeline, LASIF, Los Angeles

Jeffrey Castro’s parents instilled in him a drive to attend college. But just as he entered high school, tragedy struck. His father passed away, leaving his mother to provide for him and his two older brothers. College seemed further away than ever. Then he discovered LASIF partner Upward Bound.

CCF News Summer 2016: South Central Scholars

July 14, 2016    |    CCF, Donors, Education Pipeline, LASIF, Los Angeles

So much attention is placed on college admission, but what happens next? That’s the question South Central Scholars staff found themselves asking as their students began their journeys into higher education.

CCF News Summer 2016: How LASIF Works

July 14, 2016    |    CCF, Donors, Education Pipeline, LASIF, Los Angeles

Experience shows that scholarships aren’t enough to close the graduation gap. LASIF combines need-based scholarships with intensive services before and during college to end the college completion crisis and increase the number of low-income youth who achieve their degree. That’s how LASIF programs have helped tens of thousands of Angeleno students prepare for, pay for and succeed in college.

CCF News Summer 2016: The Los Angeles Scholars Investment Fund

July 14, 2016    |    CCF, Donors, Education Pipeline, LASIF, Los Angeles

Few things transform a life like a college diploma. A bachelor’s degree can lead to an additional $1 million in lifetime earnings, but it’s about more than just money. College success benefits entire communities. That’s why the Los Angeles Scholars Investment Fund combines need-based scholarships with innovative services proven to help students graduate.

CCF News: Summer 2016

July 14, 2016    |    CCF, Donors, Education Pipeline, LASIF, Los Angeles

At a time when a college degree is more necessary than ever, Los Angeles County is facing a graduation crisis. In this issue, you’ll learn the extent of this crisis and how donors are joining forces to end it through the Los Angeles Scholars Investment Fund.

Advisor News – June 2016 – Welcome to the new CCF advisor newsletter.

June 14, 2016    |    Advisors, CCF, Philanthropy

by Antonia Hernández, President & CEO, California Community Foundation: For more than a century, the California Community Foundation (CCF) has partnered with professional advisors to produce the most favorable outcomes for their clients while producing the greatest possible charitable impact. Every day, we see the vital role advisors play in creating gifts that change the lives of people in Los Angeles and around the world.

CCF Advisor News – June 2016

June 14, 2016    |    Advisors, CCF, Philanthropy, Planned Giving

June 2016 Advisor Newsletter: CCF unveils the Planned Giving Design Center, Helping your business grow, Creating a “safe-zone” with family philanthropy, Philanthropy and the tech entrepreneur, Personalized philanthropy: fixing the flaw in your business model.

CCF News: Winter 2016

March 25, 2016    |    CCF, CCF Publication, Centennial Legacy Campaign, Housing and Economic Opportunity, Los Angeles, Newsletter, Philanthropy

Tackling L.A.’s homelessness epidemic, Housing works, Donor Spotlight on Robert and Barbara Klein, Unsung Hero Spotlight on Mollie Lowery

CCF News: Fall 2015

November 25, 2015    |    CCF, CCF Publication, Donors, Housing and Economic Opportunity, Immigrant Integration, LASIF, Newsletter, Philanthropy

Volunteering through L.A. Works, Giving Tuesday, LASIF, New Americans Opportunity Fund, Pass it Along Fund, Home L.A. Fund, Year End Giving Guide.

CCF News: Fall 2014

December 9, 2014    |    CCF, CCF Publication, Donors, Grameen America, Housing and Economic Opportunity, Newsletter

Grameen America Los Angeles, Choosing Your Investment Pool, Year-End Giving

CCF News: Summer 2014

June 1, 2014    |    CCF, CCF Publication, Centennial Legacy Campaign, Donors, Newsletter, Philanthropy, Planned Giving

Cynthia Watts and Vision to Learn, Protecting Donor Intent, Centennial Legacy Spotlight: Michael Freehling & Farida Fotouhi

CCF News: Spring 2014

March 1, 2014    |    CCF, CCF Publication, Centennial Legacy Campaign, Donors, Fellowship for Visual Artists, Newsletter, Philanthropy, Planned Giving

Fellowship for Visual Artists, Giving Gifts of Art, Centennial Legacy Spotlight: George Manet

CCF News: Summer 2013

July 1, 2013    |    CCF, CCF Publication, Donors, Health, Newsletter, Philanthropy, Planned Giving

CCF & the Affordable Care Act, Legacy Spotlight: Stanley Dashew, Investing Donor Assets

CCF News: Spring 2013

April 1, 2013    |    Arts, CCF, CCF Publication, Donors, Newsletter, Philanthropy, Planned Giving, Smart Growth

Smart Growth, Donor Spotlight: Mort La Kretz, Fellowship for Visual Artists, Legacy Spotlight: Gloria Dell’Aqua Leiding

CCF News: Fall 2012

October 1, 2012    |    CCF, CCF Publication, Donors, Grameen America, Newsletter, Philanthropy

Family Philanthropy, Focusing Philanthropy with Larry and Cathy Gibson, Grameen America, Giving Illiquid Assets

CCF News: Summer 2012

July 1, 2012    |    CCF, CCF Publication, Newsletter, Philanthropy, Smart Growth

Matching Intent to Impact, Pass it Along, Donor Spotlight: Chandra Wilson, Grant Agreements, Turning Plans into Gifts, Smart Growth

CCF News: Spring 2012

April 1, 2012    |    BLOOM, CCF, CCF Publication, Donors, Health, Housing and Economic Opportunity, Newsletter, Philanthropy, Planned Giving

Timeless Giving, Legacy Spotlight: Walter Holiday, Preventing Homelessness and Creating Healthy Homes, Donor Spotlight: Burt Belzer, Investing in Black Male Youth

CCF Advisor News: Spring 2012

April 1, 2012    |    Advisors, CCF, CCF Publication, Newsletter, Philanthropy, Planned Giving

The Advisor’s Role in Charitable Decision-Making, Giving After Liquidity Events, Making Estate Plans in Uncertain Times, Donor Intent

CCF Advisor News: Winter 2012

January 1, 2012    |    Advisors, CCF, CCF Publication, Newsletter, Philanthropy

Transfer of Wealth in L.A., Advising the Entrepreneur, Enhancing Relationships with Corporate Clients

CCF News: Winter 2012

January 1, 2012    |    Arts, CCF, CCF Publication, Donors, Newsletter, Philanthropy, Planned Giving

Transfer of Wealth in L.A., Donor Profile: David Bohnett, Pass it Along Fund, Guide for Entrepreneurs and Business Owners, Pacific Standard Time: Art in L.A.

CCF Advisor News: Fall 2011

October 1, 2011    |    Advisors, CCF, CCF Publication, Newsletter, Philanthropy, Preparing Achievers for Tomorrow, Youth Empowerment

Advisor Spotlight: Gary Edelstone, Converting a Private Foundation, Ernest Lieblich Foundation, Unsung Heroes of Los Angeles, Pass it Along, Preparing Achievers for Tomorrow

CCF News: Fall 2011

October 1, 2011    |    CCF, CCF Publication, Donors, Newsletter, Philanthropy, Preparing Achievers for Tomorrow, Youth Empowerment

Pass it Along, Charitable Gift Annuities, Preparing Achievers for Tomorrow, Unsung Heroes of Los Angeles

CCF News: July 2011

July 1, 2011    |    CCF, CCF Publication, Donors, Newsletter, Philanthropy

Summer Youth Fund, Tom Tierney on Giving Smart, CCF Welcomes Nike Irvin, Donor Spotlight: Karin Larson, Samuel Oschin Cancer Center

CCF Advisor News: Summer 2011

July 1, 2011    |    Advisors, CCF, CCF Publication, Newsletter, Philanthropy

Tom Tierney on Giving Smart, Tax Benefits of Closely-Held Stock Gifts, Grantmaking Highlights

CCF Advisor News: Spring 2011

April 1, 2011    |    Advisors, CCF, CCF Publication, Newsletter, Philanthropy

Advisor Spotlight: Loeb & Loeb LLP, Mission Investing, CCF Efficiency, 2010 Tax Relief Act

CCF News: Winter 2011

January 1, 2011    |    CCF, CCF Publication, Donors, Education Pipeline, Newsletter, Philanthropy

Board Profile: Sheldon Stone, 2010 Financials, Named Permanent Scholarships, CCF Welcomes Maria Blanco

CCF Advisor News: Winter 2011

January 1, 2011    |    Advisors, CCF Publication, Education Pipeline, Newsletter, Philanthropy

Board Profile: Sheldon Stone, 2010 Financials, Named Permanent Scholarships, CCF Charitable Advisors

CCF Advisor News: Fall 2010

October 1, 2010    |    Advisors, CCF, CCF Publication, Newsletter, Philanthropy

Advisor Spotlight: Mickey Segal, Advisor Questions, Continuing Education, Year End Giving, Grantmaking Highlights, Critical Needs Fund

CCF News: Fall 2010

October 1, 2010    |    CCF, CCF Publication, Donors, Newsletter

Critical Needs Fund, Year End Giving, Donor Spotlight: Dana Baldwin, Family Philanthropy, Grantmaking Highlights

CCF Advisor News: Summer 2010

July 1, 2010    |    Advisors, Arts, CCF, CCF Publication, Fellowship for Visual Artists, Health, Housing and Economic Opportunity, Newsletter, Philanthropy

CCF at 95, Admiral Mullin on Giving to Veterans, CCF Honors Top Advisors, Fellowship for Visual Artists, Retained Life Estates

CCF News: Summer 2010

July 1, 2010    |    Arts, CCF, CCF Publication, Fellowship for Visual Artists, Health, Housing and Economic Opportunity, Newsletter, Philanthropy

CCF at 95, Donor Spotlight: Jackee Marks, Summer Youth Fund, Admiral Mullin on Giving to Veterans, Fellowship for Visual Artists, Retained Life Estates

CCF Advisor News: Spring 2010

April 1, 2010    |    Advisors, CCF, CCF Publication, Newsletter, Philanthropy

Encouraging Clients to be Philanthropic, Strategic Grantmaking, International Grantmaking, Gifts of Stock, Taproot Foundation, Giving Trends

CCF News: Spring 2010

April 1, 2010    |    CCF, CCF Publication, Donors, Health, Housing and Economic Opportunity, Newsletter, Philanthropy

Donor Spotlight: Stephen Kanter, High Impact Grantmaking During Tough Economic Times, International Grantmaking, Critical Needs in L.A., Taproot Foundation, Giving Trends

CCF Advisor News: Winter 2010

January 1, 2010    |    Advisors, CCF, CCF Publication, Education Pipeline, Newsletter, Philanthropy

Investing in Scholarships, Advisor Spotlight: John W. Weldon, Fraser Scholar Profile: Norma Sanchez, Census 2010, Gifts of Real Estate

CCF News: Winter 2010

January 1, 2010    |    CCF, CCF Publication, Civic Engagement, Education Pipeline, Newsletter, Philanthropy

Investing in Scholarships, Advisor Spotlight: John W. Weldon, Scholarship Fund Options, Fraser Scholar Profile: Norma Sanchez, Census 2010, Gifts of Real Estate

CCF News: Fall 2009

October 1, 2009    |    CCF, CCF Publication, Donors, Newsletter, Philanthropy

Donor Spotlight: Dr. Julius Griffin, Supporting Veterans and Troops, Donor Services, Unsung Heroes, Grantmaking Highlights

CCF Advisor News: Summer 2009

July 1, 2009    |    Advisors, CCF, CCF Publication, Newsletter, Nonprofit Sustainability, Philanthropy

Jonathan C. Lurie on Charitable Lead Trusts, Including Family in Philanthropy, David Greco and Nonprofit Finance Fund

CCF News: Summer 2009

July 1, 2009    |    CCF, CCF Publication, Donors, Newsletter, Nonprofit Sustainability, Philanthropy

Donor Spotlight: Cusumano Family, Jonathan C. Lurie on Charitable Lead Trusts, Private Foundation Alternatives, David Greco and Nonprofit Finance Fund, DonorConnect 2.0

CCF News: July 2008

July 1, 2009    |    CCF, CCF Publication, Donors, Newsletter, Philanthropy

Donor Profile: Grace and Sho Iino, Giving Trends, Saint Barnabas Senior Center

CCF News: Spring 2009

April 1, 2009    |    CCF, CCF Publication, Donors, Housing and Economic Opportunity, Newsletter, Philanthropy, Planned Giving

Basic Needs in L.A., Donor Spotlight: Peter and Cam Starrett, Estate Giving, How to Give in Challenging Times, Giving Trends

CCF Advisor News: Spring 2009

April 1, 2009    |    Advisors, CCF, CCF Publication, Housing and Economic Opportunity, Newsletter, Philanthropy, Planned Giving

Advisor Profile: Michael Glowacki, Giving Trends, Remembering CCF in Estate Plans, Basic Needs in Los Angeles, Managing Clients During Tough Economic Times

CCF News: Winter 2009

January 1, 2009    |    CCF, CCF Publication, Donors, Newsletter, Nonprofit Sustainability, Philanthropy

Helping Nonprofits Prepare for Uncertain Times, Enjoy Great Payout Rates for a Charitable Gift Annuity, Donor Profile: Gary Erickson, Investing in Scholarships

CCF Advisor News: Winter 2009

January 1, 2009    |    Advisors, CCF, CCF Publication, Newsletter, Nonprofit Sustainability, Philanthropy

Sylmar Wildfires, Preparing Nonprofits for Uncertain Times, Naming Successor Advisors for Funds, Enjoy Great Payout Rates for a Charitable Gift Annuity, Advisor Profile: Jane Peebles, Creating Scholarship Funds

CCF Advisor News: Fall 2008

October 1, 2008    |    Advisors, CCF, CCF Publication, Donors, Newsletter, Philanthropy

Advisor Spotlight: Paul Livadary, Year-End Private Foundation Alternatives, Donor Spotlight: Hope Wintner and Ted Meisel, IRA Charitable Rollover,  Giving Trends, Grantmaking FAQ

CCF News: Fall 2008

October 1, 2008    |    CCF, CCF Publication, Donors, Health, Newsletter, Philanthropy

Year-End Giving, IRA Charitable Rollover, Donor Spotlight: Hope Wintner and Ted Meisel, Private Foundation Alternatives, Giving Trends, Karen Hernandez and Children’s Clinic, Making an Impact in the San Fernando Valley, Grantmaking FAQ,

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