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Erin A. Grimes supports the grants team in conducting general fund management for all donors, administering donor-recommended grants and ensuring grants comply with current IRS charitable giving guidelines. Additionally, Erin supports the foundation’s arts grantmaking, including the CCF Fellowship for Visual Artists.
Before joining CCF in 2013, Grimes was project manager for the South Los Angeles Child Welfare initiative, a collaborative effort in south LA designed to decrease child welfare involvement for children ages 0 to 5. Previously Grimes served as operations manager at the Program for Torture Victims.
Grimes earned a master’s in public policy with an emphasis in nonprofit management from the University of California Los Angeles and a bachelor’s degree in anthropology from the University of California, Santa Cruz.