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.

Joining Together for Wildfire Recovery

Standing among the trees on a cool Ojai morning, it’s hard to believe this is the same place. Just six months ago, this mountainside town was nearly surrounded by a wall of flames. Residents evacuated to shelters while brave firefighters worked tirelessly to stop the blaze. This past December, communities in Santa Barbara & Ventura […]

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Attorney Judy London of #LAJusticeFund partner Public Counsel explains the devastating effects of separating parents and children who have come here to create better lives. These families deserve better, and we need #ImmigrationReformNow. More on what's happening at the border: www.vox.com/2018/6/11/17443198/children-immigrant-families-separated-parents. #KeepFamiliesTogether ... See MoreSee Less

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#LAJusticeFund partner Judy London of @PublicCounsel explains the devastating effects of separating families who have come here to create better lives. We need to #KeepFamiliesTogether and #ImmigrationReformNow. More on what's happening at the border: https://t.co/JQRoCIw74H

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