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.

Reuniting & Keeping Families Together

The images streaming in from the border of children being separated from their families have captured the nation’s hearts and minds. As a mother and grandmother, I feel deeply for the families who are being needlessly traumatized. More than 2,300 children have been separated from their parents by the administration’s “zero tolerance” policy. Cities throughout […]

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"We work with them to help them amplify the benefits of their #giving." Wealth Advisor Richard Jones partners with us to help his clients create meaningful change. What issues are important to you? Visit calfund.org/donors to find out how we can help you make an impact. ... See MoreSee Less

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More than 1 in 3 California households struggle to afford basic needs. How have the #RealCosts of living here affected your family? Explore the #data in @LAUnitedWay's report 'Struggling to Stay Afloat' and join the conversation on @LA_Counts. #LACounts https://t.co/3kRd3ewu1n

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