2006 Annual Report
Grant Awards
Ben Weingart
The Year in Review
Grant Awards
Financial Highlights

A Noise Within
Support to expand the student outreach program, Classics Live

Art & Creativity For Healing, Inc.
Support for expansion of "Art for Healing" workshops

Autry National Center of the American West
Support for conservation, access, and K-12 education programs

Charles W. Bowers Museum Corporation
Capital support for renovation of Kidseum

Children's Museum of Los Angeles
Support for a new Children's Museum of Los Angeles at the Hansen Dam Recreation Area

Community Partners
Support for Urban Farm and Orchard Job Training Program for at-risk youth

Cornerstone Theater Company
Support for a new participatory arts initiative in three Lincoln Heights public schools

Discovery Science Center of Orange County
Capital support for expansion

Friends of the Children's Museum at La Habra
Support for new educational outreach coordinators and assistants

Henry E. Huntington Library, Art Collections and Botanical Gardens
Capital support for renovation of the Huntington Gallery

Kidspace Museum
Support to expand fund development department

Long Beach Aquarium Of The Pacific
Support for outreach program at Cesar E. Chavez Elementary School

Los Angeles Music & Art School
Support to hire a full-time Development Officer and purchase a development database program

Music Center
Support toward the arts education programs of the five resident performing companies over three years

Pasadena Conservatory of Music
Support for replacement of tile roof of main facility

Public Corporation for the Arts of the City of Long Beach
Support for Passport to the Arts program

Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History
Support for the renovation of galleries and exhibits $150,000

Santa Barbara Zoological Gardens
Support to expand and enhance educational programs

In addition, another 16 grants, each under $25,000, were made in this category for a total of $97,500

Category total: 34 grants made for a total of $5,562,500

Alliance For College-Ready Public Schools
Support for the consolidation of three school sites and administrative offices in one permanent location

Archdiocese of Los Angeles
Support the deferred maintenance of nine inner-city catholic schools

Bishop Montgomery High School
Capital support for construction of a Student Activity Center

Center for Innovative Education
Support for the launch of i.e. Prep at Manual Arts High School

Central American Resource Center
Support for expansion of after-school tutoring and homework assistance center

Children's Project Foundation
Support for the Children's Project

City Impact, Inc.
Support for the Even Start Family Literacy program

The Country School
Capital support to build a middle school campus to serve grades 6-8

Dolores Mission School
Capital support for renovation of the existing school building

ECHO Foundation
Support for interactive whiteboards

Educational Resource and Services Center
Support to establish an after-school program for nondisabled and disabled youth

Endowment for Youth Committee
Support for the expansion of "Putting It Back Tutorial Program"

Excellent Education Development
Support for New Village Charter High School

Families In Schools
Support to expand the Read with Me/Lea Conmigo early literacy program

Hathaway - Sycamores Child Development
Support to expand the after-school tutoring and mentoring program

Holy Family High School
Toward upgrade of electrical wiring, cooling and heating systems

Kare Youth League
Support for a new 78-passenger bus to transport students

KIPP Academy of Opportunity
Support for extended day instruction

Koreatown Youth and Community Center
Capital support for licensed child care center by Koreatown

Library Foundation of Los Angeles
Support for technology improvements across the L.A. Public Library system

Los Angeles County Education Foundation
Capital support for construction of two new fully-accessible dorms at Blue Sky Meadow

Mount St. Mary's College
Capital support for renovation of an instructional building on the Doheny campus

Neighborhood Homework House
Support to establish the Neighborhood Teen project

Notre Dame High School
Capital support for a new Science Center

The Ojai Foundation
Capital support for the construction of a Council House

Our Lady of Grace School
Support for the Tuition Assistance program

Pacific Charter School Development
Support to hire a Senior Project Manager

Pacific Hills School
Support to replace 8-passenger vans for the transportation of students

Paraclete High School
Support for the purchase of a 10-passenger van

Parent Institute For Quality Education, Inc.
Support for the expansion of the Parent Involvement program

Sacred Heart High School
Support to replace computers and purchase LCD projectors and printers

Saint Mary's School
Support for new playground equipment

Saint Mary's Academy
Capital support toward a two-phased renovation project

Saint Philip the Apostle School
Support for a capital campaign to renovate and expand the entire school campus

Saint Thomas The Apostle Parish
Capital support for building and parking improvements

STAR Sports Theatre Arts & Recreation Inc.
Support for AV equipment for the KIDS LEAD LA marine/environmental science program

Teach for America
Support for a 5-year expansion plan in Los Angeles

University of San Diego
Student Loan Matching Gift Fund

University of Southern California
Support for expansion of the Joint Education Project
Support to implement an educational study

Villa Esperanza
Support for the expansion and enhancement of the Speech and Language Center

Support to convert the Mentor/Volunteer Manager position to a full-time paid position

In addition, another 41 grants, each under $25,000, were made in this category for a total of $328,325

Category total: 83 grants made for a total of $10,871,070

Adult Day Services of Orange County
Support to expand care management services

AIDS Housing Santa Barbara
Support to expand hospice services

Alzheimer's Association - Orange County Chapter
Support for the Caregiver Support program

Alzheimer's Disease and Related Disorders Association, Inc.
Support to add health educators to the "Portavoces" program for families of Alzheimer's patients

American Liver Foundation, Los Angeles Chapter
Support for development of Hepatitis C education and outreach project in Los Angeles County

American Lung Association - Orange County
Support to expand SCAMP services

Asian-American Resource Center
Support to plan, test and implement a new Healthy Seniors project

Asian Pacific Health Care Venture, Inc.
Support for the installation of a solar photovoltaic system $40,000

Being Alive People with Aids Action Coalition Inc.
Support to expand the Peer Support program in Silver Lake

California Community Foundation
Support for Children's Health Initiative of Greater Los Angeles

Center for the Study of Young People in Groups
Support for start-up costs for a TEEN LINE satellite branch in the San Fernando Valley $25,000

Community Care Health Centers
Toward Healthcare Expansion and Linkage Project (Project HEAL)

Community Clinic Association of Los Angeles County
Support for Skid Row Homeless Healthcare Initiative Resource & Promotion
Support second year activity of the VOA Benefits Assistance project, and the JWCH transportation project

Downtown Women's Center, Los Angeles
Support for staff training and development

Eisner Pediatric & Family Medical Center
Support for expansion of dental service in Skid Row

Foothill AIDS Project
Support for integrated mental health and substance abuse services

Free Clinic of Simi Valley
Support for the dental clinic program

Friendship Shelter, Inc.
Support for a full-time Development Director

Helen Keller International
Support for expansion of ChildSight® Los Angeles services

Hospice of Pasadena
Support to enhance and strengthen the "I Count Too!" children's grief program

House of Hope Foundation, Inc.
Support to enhance a residential recovery program by adding educational and employment classes

Jewish Family & Children's Services of Long Beach
Support for expansion of at-risk student counseling program

John Henry Foundation
Support for employment training for adults with psychiatric disabilities

Jubilee Consortium
Support to expand the Jubilee Health project

JWCH Medical Clinic
Support to increase the administrative capacity

Korean Health Education, Information & Referral Center
Support for new furnishings and equipment for new medical clinic

Little Sisters of the Poor
Support for the Medical Suite upgrade and renovation project

Los Angeles Centers for Alcohol & Drug Abuse
Support for expansion of the Allen House Residential Treatment Center

Los Angeles Free Clinic
Support for construction and operational start-up costs of a new children and family health center

Los Angeles Mission Community Clinic
Support to expand clinic services
Support for the Clinical Case Management Project

Maple Counseling Center
Support to expand the Mindful Parenting program

Orange County Bar Foundation
Support for the Hermana Project's health education and risk reduction services

Phoenix Houses of Los Angeles
Capital support for improvements at Phoenix Academy

Providence Holy Cross Foundation
Capital support for expansion and enhancement of emergency department and trauma center

San Diego Blood Bank
Support for the opening of Valley Blood Services in Temecula

San Gabriel Valley Medical Center Foundation
Support for the SART program

Social Action Community Health System
Capital support for renovation of a pediatric primary care clinic

Saint Mary Medical Center Foundation
Support for capital renovations, furnishings and purchase of medical equipment

John Tracy Clinic
Support for expansion and renovation of the Long Beach Center

Trinitycare Hospice Foundation
Support for the Nursing Development program

Wellness Community - West Los Angeles
Support to expand the Downtown Corridor Project providing support groups to cancer patients

Westside Children's Center
Support for the Westside Infant-Family Network program

In addition, another 29 grants, each under $25,000, were made in this category for a total of $210,000

Category total: 73 grants made for a total of $6,448,304

American Red Cross, Inland Empire Chapter
Capital support for emergency command center and other facility upgrades

Arc of Southeast Los Angeles County
Support to purchase a 15-passenger van for the Food Service program

Association for Retarded Citizens Ventura County
Support to expand the after-school program for youth with disabilities

Alpha Resource Center of Santa Barbara
Support to expand wellness program for people with disabilities

Boy Scouts - Los Angeles Area Council
Capital support for rebuilding of the Forest Lawn Scout Reservation

Boy Scouts - San Gabriel Valley Council
Capital support to repair the mountain road leading to Camp Trask

Boy Scouts - Western Los Angeles County Council
Support for the pier and dock at Camp Emerald Bay

Boys & Girls Club, Placentia
Support for Project Learn at two sites

Boys & Girls Club, Tustin
Support for the Right Trak II Female ReEntry program

Boys & Girls Club, Camarillo
Support for "Project TRIPLE PLAY"

Boys & Girls Club, Mountain Communities
Support for a fundraiser and education coordinator for the coalition of six Boys & Girls Clubs in the Inland Empire

Boys & Girls Club, Pasadena
Capital support for four sites

Burbank Temporary Aid Center
Support to renovate and expand the agency's facility

Catholic Charities of Los Angeles
For construction of the third phase of the Women's Village at the Good Shepherd Center for Homeless Women

Center For Children Of Incarcerated Parents
Support for the Childspace project

Center for Non-Violent Education & Parenting
Support for staff expansion costs

Centinela Youth Services
Support for financial management plan

Child Abuse Prevention Center
Support for a case manager and five family mentors

Child S.H.A.R.E. Program, Inc.
Support for the Foster Care and Adoption Toolkit project

Childhelp, Inc.
To support Phase II of a renovation project at The Village of Childhelp West in Beaumont

Children Today
Support for salary of a Grants Manager

Children Uniting Nations
Support to expand a mentoring project and serve at-risk foster youth

Children's Bureau of Southern California
Capital support for a Family Support and Development Center

Community Action Partnership of Kern
Support for reconstruction of Friendship House

Community Coalition for Substance Abuse Prevention and Treatment
Support for the Kinship in Action program serving relative caregivers in South Los Angeles

A Community of Friends
Support for expansion of substance abuse counseling program

Computer Access Center
Support for CAC's New Leadership Capacity Expansion Plan

Concerned Resource & Environmental Workers
Support for agency capacity building and program expansion

Connections for Children
Support for expansion of Child Care Building Blocks

Corporation for Supportive Housing
Support for affordable housing with supportive services for long-term homeless people with disabilities

Court Appointed Special Advocates of Santa Barbara County
Support for Professional Case Management Services

Desert Haven Enterprises
Capital support for deferred maintenance and renovation needs at agency's primary facility

Capital support to renovate a building to serve as a satellite in the City of Bell

Ettie Lee Homes, Inc.
Support to upgrade the computerized charting system

Exceptional Children's Foundation
Support to strengthen the agency's fundraising capacity

Exposition Park Intergenerational Community Center
Support to implement the recommendations of the La Piana Study

Family Service Agency of Santa Barbara
Support for 2-1-1 program development

Foodbank of Southern California
Support for warehouse expansion project

Foundation for the Mid South
Support for the Hurricane Katrina Recovery and Restoration Fund

Fullerton Interfaith Emergency Service
Toward modernization of the new Vista Transitional Living Center

Gary Center
Support for the expansion of the school-based counseling program

Girl Scouts - Mt. Wilson Vista Council
Support for Phase Two of a capital campaign to renovate the Council's facilities

Girl Scouts - Tres Condados Council
Support to purchase a truck and two golf carts for Arnaz Program Center

Girls and Boys Town of Southern California
Capital support for a new emergency shelter

Girls Incorporated of Orange County
Salary support for new position of Elementary Program Coordinator

Global Operations & Development
Support to purchase a permanent distribution/warehouse facility

Greater New Orleans Foundation
Support for the Rebuild New Orleans Fund

Habitat for Humanity - Orange County
Capital support for Placentia development

Haven Hills, Inc.
Support repairs to ten apartments severely damaged by flooding

Haven House, Inc.
Support to repair and renovate several buildings and to purchase a van

Healthcare and Elder Law Programs Corporation
Support to expand the "Project Elder Outreach" program

Heart of Los Angeles Youth
Support for the establishment of a new elementary supplemental educational program, "SmartStart"

Home Ownership Made Easy
Capital support to purchase two single-family homes

Jewish Family Service of Los Angeles
Support to expand food pantry program

Jewish Free Loan Association
Support to expand the JFLA Loan Fund for families with autistic children

L.A. Family Housing Corporation
Support for a multi-year organizational capacity building challenge grant

L.A. Works
Support to develop a new 10-week youth leadership program for at-risk youth

Levitt & Quinn Family Law Center
Support for renovation of existing facility

Long Beach Day Nursery
Support for two-site renovation project

Los Angeles City College
Capital support to construct a new and permanent child care facility

Los Angeles Community Design Center
Support for the Figueroa Corridor Project

Los Angeles Maritime Institute
Support for TopSail Youth Program "Swift of Ipswich" Tall Ship Restoration project

Los Angeles Orphans Home Society
Support for bridge funding requirements

Los Angeles Youth Network
Support for one-time bridge funding for emergency shelter

LTSC Community Development Corporation
Support for the expansion of the Senior Services program

Madison Neighborhood Partners
Support to strengthen and expand community outreach programs

My Friends Place
Support to establish a health education program for homeless youth

Ocean Park Community Center
Capital support for two facilities serving the homeless

Orange County ARC
Support for start-up and equipment costs for Day Activity Facility

People For Irvine Community Health
Support for the first year's operation of 2-1-1

Peoples Self-Help Housing Corporation
Support for the Education Enhancement program

Pomona Valley Workshop
Capital support toward phase one of a revitalization project to upgrade the main facility

Shelter from the Storm, Inc.
Support for expansion of community-based outreach services

Sisters of Social Service
Support for a new Center of Service facility in San Fernando Valley

Southern California Foster Family & Adoption Agency
Support for expansion and enhancement of the Family Enrichment Days program

Saint Vincent's Institution
Support for "A Foundation for the Future" affordable housing campaign

Time For Change Foundation
Support to purchase a 12-passenger van

Trust for Public Land
Support for the Parks for People Los Angeles initiative

University of Southern California
Support of dental services for children and adults in Skid Row

Upward Bound House
Support to renovate a transitional living shelter

Valley Economic Development Center
Support for the Pacoima Family Economic Development Initiative

Ventura County Commission on Human Concerns
Support for the development of Los Compadres - A Young Men's Brotherhood Program

West Angeles Community Development Corporation
Support to expand the Peace N' It Together training program

Wilderness Youth Project, Inc.
Support for the creation of a development department

Women's Center - High Desert
Capital support to build a safe house for battered nwomen and their children

Women's Economic Ventures of Santa Barbara
Support for Microbiz Network development

YMCA - Channel Islands
Capital support to construct a YMCA facility in Camarillo

In addition, another 67grants, each under $25,000, were made in this category for a total of $791,195

Category total: 154 grants made for a total of $16,605,335

Executive Service Corps of Southern California
Support for the Developing Development program

Foundation Center
Support for information resources and educational programming

Hispanics In Philanthropy
Support for capacity-building training for Latino nonprofits in Southern Calfornia

Kern County Community Foundation
Support for re-granting purposes in Kern County

Orange County Community Foundation
Support of Executive Service Corps and the UCLA - Orange County Study

Womens Foundation of California
Support for Technical Assistance and Capacity Building Program in Southern California

Zero to Three National Center for Infants, Toddlers and Families
Support to formally establish agency's Western Regional Office, located in Los Angeles

In addition, another 4 grants, each under $25,000, were made in this category for a total of $28,000

Category total: 11 grants made for a total of $1,039,000

Less Adjustments to Previously Approved Grants $1,796,766

Grand Total for all categories $38,729,443