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.

Building Trust Between L.A. Media & Immigrant Communities

“I became a journalist to come as close as possible to the heart of the world.” – Henry R. Luce Good journalism is at the heart of our democracy. But despite the critical social and political role it plays in our lives, media outlets sometimes struggle to report from the heart of all communities. At […]

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"We have the potential to help them get to the top of the challenges in their lives." @LaWYLD's founder & 6th generation #Angeleno, Chris Chandler explains how he parnters with us to empower #LAyouth. How do you want to unlock potential in #LA? #DonorImpact

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