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.

Get to Know Rosemary Veniegas, CCF’s Community Health Champion

Rosemary Veniegas is a community health champion who has been working to strengthen Los Angeles communities for decades. She first joined the CCF family in 2012 and is now leading efforts to ensure all Angelenos have access to high-quality care, as the Foundation’s senior health program officer. Equipped with a Ph.D. in psychology and two […]

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Our opening session panelists (L to R): our modertaor, Ryan Smith from the Partnership, Antonia Hernandez from the California Community Foundation, Dr. Frances Gipson from Los Angeles Unified School District, and Dr. Tyrone Howard from UCLA Graduate School of Education & Information Studies. ... See MoreSee Less

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Don't miss the #HungerforChange policy cafe this Friday! Our friends at @CCALAC and @GoodFoodLA are discussing how #health providers can collaborate with organizations to bring healthier options to #fooddeserts. https://t.co/u8jbLhjigE