Our Foundational Principles

The California Community Foundation (CCF) is a vibrant and enduring resource committed to fulfilling the promise of Los Angeles County.

We are steadfast advocates for those who struggle.
We are trusted stewards of charitable passions.
And we are thoughtful investors in systemic change.

We understand the unique needs and remarkable potential of L.A.’s rich diversity. We know from experience that ordinary people can accomplish extraordinary things. And we realize that together we are stronger.

We believe a brighter future is achievable.
We believe everyone has something of value to contribute.
And we believe the common good is our common ground.

We are proud of our century of service.
We are excited about what is possible when we collaborate to create a better tomorrow for all of L.A.’s residents.

And we invite you to join us in building Los Angeles together.

The 2018 L.A. Homeless Count: the Good, the Bad and the Way Forward

Over three days and nights in January, 8,600 Angelenos took to the streets to do their part in combatting the county’s homelessness crisis. From Pacoima to San Pedro, these dedicated volunteers visited shelters and street corners to count how many of our neighbors are experiencing homelessness as part of the Greater Los Angeles Homeless Count. […]

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This week, members of our #education grantmaking team sat down with #nonprofit delegates from Taiwan to exchange ideas on promoting social change, here and abroad. We appreciate the opportunity to learn from diverse changemakers! ... See MoreSee Less

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This week, members of our #education grantmaking team sat down with #nonprofit delegates from Taiwan to exchange ideas on promoting social change, here and abroad. We appreciate the opportunity to learn from diverse changemakers!

This week, members of our #education grantmaking team sat down with #nonprofit delegates from Taiwan to exchange ideas on promoting social change, here and abroad. We appreciate the opportunity to learn from diverse changemakers! #CCFinLA

We are the California Community Foundation, and our community is Los Angeles County.

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We are the California Community Foundation, and our community is Los Angeles County.

VISIT OUR CENTENNIAL CELEBRATION SITE