2010 Annual Report
Grant Awards
Ben Weingart
The Year in Review
Grant Awards
Financial Highlights

ARTS & CULTURE

24th Street Theatre Company
General operating support
$15,000

Art From Scrap
General operating support
$10,000

California Science Center Foundation
Capital support for Ecosystem, the Phase II expansion of the CA Science Center campaign
$1,000,000

Center for American Studies and Culture dba: Portraits of Hope
Support for the "Summer of Color - Lifeguard Towers of Los Angeles" youth development project
$25,000

Community Partners fbo LA Commons
Support for community arts programs throughout Los Angeles
$10,000

ETM-LA Inc
General operating support
$10,000

Flights Of Fantasy Media Company
Program support for its Theatre Arts Package program
$9,813

Guadalupe Nipomo Dunes Center
Support for the ongoing operations of Dunes Center education program
$11,000

Los Angeles County Museum of Natural History Foundation
Capital support for the Age of Mammals exhibition
$500,000

Los Angeles Music & Art School
General operating support
$10,000

Performing Arts Center of Los Angeles
Core support for Music Center education programs
$150,000

Piece by Piece
General operating support
$15,000

Ryman Carroll Foundation
General operating support
$10,000

Santa Maria Discovery Museum
Support for ongoing operations of the Museum in Motion school education and outreach program
$9,000

The Harmony Project
Core support
$80,000

Tia Chucha's Centro Cultural Inc
General operating support
$10,000

Unusual Suspects Theatre Company
General operating support
$20,000

Virginia Avenue Project
General operating support
$10,000

Will Geer Theatricum Botanicum
General operating support
$1,000

Zimmer Children's Museum
Program support for youTHink
$10,000

In addition, another 26 grants, each under $10,000, were made in this category for a total of $147,825

Category total: 46 grants made for a total of $2,063,638

EDUCATION

Ascension Catholic School
General operating support
$10,000

Bright Prospect
Core support
$67,000

Charter Development Alliance
Core support
$150,000

Community Partners fbo Inner City Struggle
Program support to expand agency's Eastside Academic Services Program
$15,000

Community Partners fbo Southern California College Access Network
Support for program development of the "College Crew"
$15,000

Community Partners fbo: WriteGirl
General operating support
$10,000

Dolores Mission School
Core support
$100,000

El Centrito Learning Center
Core support
$86,500

Families In Schools
Support for the Million Word Challenge community-wide literacy campaign
$10,000

Foundation for Second Chances
General operating support
$10,000

Holy Name Of Jesus School
General operating support
$10,000

Immaculate Conception School
Capital support for new SMART Board Technology
$24,855

Learning Rights Law Center (LRLC)
Support for the Training Individuals for Grassroots Education Reform (TIGER) program
$10,000

Los Angeles Leadership Academy
Capital support toward Phase I of the charter middle school facility in Lincoln Heights
$100,000

Los Angeles Unified School District
Support for stipends for athletic team coaches for high school interscholastic sports
$163,200

Mustard Seed Tutorial Center
General operating support
$10,000

Nativity School
General operating support
$10,000

PUENTE Learning Center
General operating support
$25,000

PUENTE Learning Center
Core support
$150,000

Saint Agnes Parish School
Program support for the Simple Solutions math curriculum
$4,750

Saint Jerome Church
Capital support for major renovation of school gym
$100,000

Saint John Chrysostom School
General operating support
$10,000

Saint John the Evangelist Catholic School
General operating support
$10,000

Saint Odilia School
General operating support
$10,000

Santa Teresita Elementary
General operating support
$10,000

St. Anne School
General operating support
$7,500

Sts. Peter and Paul School of the Los Angeles Catholic Archdiocese
Support for a technology upgrade project
$14,000

University of San Diego
General operating support
$7,500

University of Southern California
Support for the Los Angeles Leadership Group
$10,000

University of Southern California fbo: Center for Higher Education
Capacity building support for CHEPA's outreach programs
$15,000

University of Southern California fbo: Center for Higher Education
Capacity building support for CHEPA's outreach programs
$10,000

In addition, another 44 grants, each under $10,000, were made in this category for a total of $289,720

Category total: 75 grants made for a total of $1,475,025

HEALTH

1in6 Inc
General operating support
$25,000

Alisa Ann Ruch Burn Foundation
Support for the ongoing operations in Southern California to sustain in-hospital collaborations that assist with the recovery of burn survivors
$10,000

Alzheimer's Association, California Southland Chapter
Core support to the California Southland Chapter serving Los Angeles, Riverside, and San Bernardino counties
$150,000

Antelope Valley Community Clinic
Capital support for the construction of a health and wellness center in Lancaster
$250,000

Art & Creativity For Healing, Inc.
General operating support
$10,000

Asian Pacific Health Care Venture, Inc.
Capital support for Women's Health Expansion project
$200,000

Being Alive People with Aids Action Coalition Inc
General operating support
$15,000

Caregivers: Volunteers Assisting The Elderly
General operating support
$10,000

Carousel Ranch, Inc.
Core support
$50,000

Casa Serena
Core support
$75,000

Childrens Hospital Los Angeles
Capital support for the construction of a new hospital building
$2,000,000

CLARE Foundation, Inc.
Capital support for the Detox/Primary program facilities
$200,000

Clinica Monsignor Oscar A. Romero
Core support
$150,000

Community Clinic Association of Los Angeles County
Core support
$200,000

Family Support Network
Core support
$100,000

Fuller Theological Seminary
General operating support for Fuller Psychological and Family Services
$10,000

Garfield Health Center
General operating support
$10,000

Helen Keller International
Program support for ongoing operations of Childsight Los Angeles
$10,000

House Ear Institute
Core support
$100,000

JWCH Medical Clinic
Capacity building support to strengthen administrative infrastructure
$900,000

Laguna Beach Community Clinic
Core support
$150,000

Livingston Memorial Visiting Nurse Association & Hospice
Core support
$150,000

Los Angeles Child Development Center
General operating support
$10,000

Mariposa Women's Center
Core support
$118,000

Methodist Hospital of Southern California
Capital support for the expansion of the Emergency Department
$250,000

Mission Community Hospital
Support for the Project ALTO-D Program
$116,000

MOMS Orange County
Core support
$150,000

Partners In Care Foundation
Core support
$100,000

Phoenix Houses of Los Angeles
Capital support for a new 10-bed unit at Lake View Terrace site
$71,000

Planned Parenthood Los Angeles
Capital support for the installation of a "Basics" Health Center in
Baldwin Hills/Crenshaw
$45,000

Providence Speech and Hearing Center
Core support
$150,000

QueensCare Family Clinics
Core support
$150,000

Saint John's Well Child Center
Core support
$150,000

Saint Mary Regional Medical Center
Capital support toward Phase I of the expansion to the Labor and
Delivery Department
$200,000

Stroke Recovery Center
General operating support
$10,000

Teddy Bear Cancer Foundation
General operating support
$10,000

The Childrens Clinic Serving Children And Their Families
Core support
$150,000

Transitions - Mental Health Association
Core support
$150,000

Valley Presbyterian Hospital
Capital support for Phases I and II of its Operating Room
Renovation Project
$300,000

Venice Family Clinic
Capital support for the Colen Family Health Center and renovation of VFC's Dental Clinic
$300,000

Weingart Center Association
Support for the events surrounding the grand opening of the Center for Community Health Downtown Los Angeles
$10,000

Wellness Community - Foothills
Core support
$75,000

Westminster Free Clinic
Core support
$140,000

White Memorial Medical Center Charitable Foundation
Capital support to build a new Surgical Center and Diagnostic Imaging Center
$150,000

Women's Breast Cancer Resource Center
Program support for the Breast Health Assistance Program
$10,000

Yo San University Of Traditional Chinese Medicine Inc
Program support for the Pediatric Acupuncture Clinic at Children's Hospital LA
$10,000

In addition, another 21 grants, each under $10,000, were made in this category for a total of $187,475

Category total: 67 grants made for a total of $7,787,475

HUMAN SERVICES

A Better LA
Support for the Summer Night Lights program
$300,000

A Better LA
Support for gang intervention activities in the West Athens area and to build agency's fund development capacity
$150,000

A Community of Friends
Core support
$200,000

Abode Communities
Core support
$150,000

Access California Services
General operating support
$10,000

Advancement Project
Continuation support for the Community Violence Intervention Academy and Advanced Law Enforcement Training program
$300,000

After-School All-Stars, Los Angeles
Support to bring part-time data management staffer to full-time
$25,000

AIDS Project Los Angeles
Core support
$150,000

AIDS Service Center, Inc.
Core support
$150,000

Aids Services Foundation Orange County
Core support
$150,000

Al Wooten Jr. Youth and Adult Cultural Educational Center
Core support
$80,000

Asian American Center for Advancing Justice
Program support to expand South East Asian Community Alliance's Health Justice Project
$10,000

Assistance League of Conejo Valley
General operating support
$10,000

Assistance League of Covina Valley
General operating support
$10,000

Assistance League of Riverside
Support to expand and renovate agency's office space
$15,000

Assistance League of Victor Valley
Support for ongoing operations of Operation School Bell
$10,000

Bet Tzedek
General operating support
$15,000

Black Women For Wellness
Capacity building support
$20,000

Boys & Girls Club of Moorpark, Inc
General operating support
$10,000

Boys & Girls Club, Hollywood
Core support
$150,000

Boys & Girls Club, Palm Springs
Core support
$100,000

Boys & Girls Club, Santa Maria Valley
General operating support
$10,000

Boys & Girls Club, Venice
Core support
$150,000

Boys & Girls Clubs of the San Gorgonio Pass
General operating support
$10,000

Brain Injury Center
General operating support
$10,000

Bridge of Faith
Support to engage in strategic and board planning
$17,000

Burbank Center For The Retarded
General operating support
$8,000

Burbank Temporary Aid Center
Core support
$50,000

California Science Center Foundation
Support for Summer 2010 Educational Youth Job Corps
$205,000

CANGRESS
General operating support
$10,000

Casa Youth Shelter
Core support
$100,000

Catholic Charities of Los Angeles, Inc.
Core support
$150,000

Catholic Charities San Bernardino Riverside
Core support
$300,000

Center For The Pacific Asian Family Inc
Core support
$150,000

Central City Community Outreach
General operating support
$20,000

Centro CHA Inc
General operating support
$10,000

Century Villages at Cabrillo, Inc.
Capital support to construct the Family Shelter Project
$200,000

Child Abuse Listening & Mediation, Inc.
Core support
$100,000

Children's Bureau of Southern California
General operating support
$2,500

Children's Bureau of Southern California
Core support
$200,000

Children's Institute International
Capital support for the Building New Hope campaign
$500,000

Chrysalis Center
Core support
$200,000

Church of Our Saviour
Core support
$150,000

City Impact, Inc.
Core support
$111,800

Claremont After-School Programs, Inc.
General operating support
$10,000

Common Ground Community Housing Development Fund Corporation Inc
Support to expand the Vulnerability Index (VI) projectin 13 Los Angeles communities
$80,000

Community's Child Inc
General operating support
$10,000

Conservation Corps of Long Beach
Capital support for the Environmental Education Center in Signal Hill
$136,588

Cove Communities Senior Association
Core support
$85,000

Desert Cities Hunger Action Inc
Program support for the expansion of Low-Income Senior Market program
$15,000

DesertArc
Core support
$150,000

Disability Rights Legal Center
Core support
$150,000

Domestic Violence Center Of Santa Clarita Valley
General operating support
$10,000

Domestic Violence Solutions for Santa Barbara County
Core support
$150,000

Dubnoff Center for Child Development & Educational Therapy
Core support
$150,000

Easy Lift Transportation Inc.
General operating support
$15,000

Ecumenical Council of Pasadena Area Churches
General operating support
$15,000

Elevate Your G.A.M.E.
General operating support
$10,000

Encompass
General operating support
$10,000

Exceptional Children's Foundation
Capital support to repair headquarter facility in Culver City
$75,000

Families Forward
Core support
$100,000

Family Assistance Ministries
Core support
$45,000

Family Hope dba Elizabeth House
General operating support
$10,000

Family Service Agency of Santa Barbara
Core support
$200,000

Family Service Agency of Santa Barbara
General operating support
$2,500

Family Service Association Of Redlands
Core support
$100,000

Family Service Association of Western Riverside County
Core support
$200,000

Food Finders Inc
Capital support to purchase a refrigerated truck
$93,000

Food on Foot
General operating support
$10,000

Foothill Family Shelter, Inc.
Core support
$95,000

Friends Of The Family
Core support
$150,000

Friendship Adult Day Care Center Inc
Core support
$110,500

Friendship Shelter, Inc.
General operating support
$15,000

Fullerton Interfaith Emergency Service
General operating support
$15,000

Gay and Lesbian Elder Housing Corporation
General operating support
$12,500

Girl Scouts of Greater Los Angeles
Core support
$150,000

Girls and Gangs
Support for Re-Entry Services program
$10,000

Glendale Association for the Retarded
Support to expand the Job Development/Community Work Program
$10,000

Goodwill Industries of Southern California
Support for expansion of the Workforce and Career Development department
$90,000

Grandparents as Parents
General operating support
$25,000

Great Beginnings for Black Babies
Core support
$110,000

Habitat for Humanity - Riverside
Support to hire a construction manager for the Neighborhood Stabilization Program (NSP)
$15,000

Habitat for Humanity - San Gorgonio Pass Area
Capital support for the construction of two single family residences
$60,000

Hathaway - Sycamores Child Development
Core support
$150,000

Heart Of Compassion Distribution
Capital support to purchase a 22' refrigerated truck
$25,000

Hearts Adaptive Riding Program
Capital support for the purchase of a tractor with a front loader
$10,000

Help Of Ojai
General operating support
$20,000

Helping Others Prepare For Eternity
General operating support
$10,000

Helpline Youth Counseling, Inc.
Core support
$150,000

Homeboy Industries
Core support
$200,000

Homeboy Industries
Support for consulting services to Homeboy Industries
$25,000

House of Ruth
Core support
$150,000

Housing Trust Fund of Santa Barbara County, Inc
General operating support
$10,000

Housing Works
General operating support
$15,000

Inland Counties Regional Center, Inc fbo Another Way
General operating support
$15,000

Inland Valley Council of Churches
General operating support
$15,000

Inquilinos Unidos
General operating support
$20,000

Interface Children Family Services
Core support
$150,000

Interval House
Core support
$150,000

Jewish Family Service of Orange County
General operating support
$15,000

Jodi House
General operating support
$15,000

KIDWORKS
Core support
$75,000

Korean Immigrant Workers Advocates of Southern California (KIWA)
Capital support for technological equipment
$20,000

Koreatown Youth and Community Center
Core support
$150,000

L.A. Family Housing Corporation
Support for the implementation of HomeAgain
$120,000

Laguna Beach Seniors Inc.
General operating support
$10,000

LA'S Best
Core support
$200,000

Las Familias Del Pueblo
General operating support
$10,000

Latino Center for Health Prevention and Action in Health & Welfare
Core support
$150,000

Laura's House
General operating support
$15,000

Legal Aid Foundation of Los Angeles
Capital support for a legal service center in South Los Angeles
$250,000

Legal Aid Foundation Of Santa Barbara County
Core support
$100,000

Lincoln Heights Tutorial Program
General operating support
$10,000

Long Beach BLAST-Better Learning After School Today
Core support
$50,000

Los Angeles Police Foundation
Program support for the transition of the Explorer Program into the new LAPD Cadet Program
$25,000

Los Angeles Team Mentoring, Inc.
General operating support
$14,000

LTSC Community Development Corporation
Core support
$150,000

Mar Vista Institute
Core support
$108,792

Mary's Shelter
Core support
$50,000

Menifee Valley Community Cupboard
Capital support for the purchase of two commercial refrigerators and two commercial freezers
$10,000

Mercy Housing California
Core support designated for its Los Angeles office
$150,000

Mothers' Club Community Center, Inc.
Core support
$90,000

Mychal's Learning Place
General operating support
$15,000

Natha
General operating support
$15,000

Neighborhood Youth Association
Core support
$127,000

New Economics for Women
Core support
$150,000

Niswa
General operating support
$10,000

Ojai Birth Resource Family Center
General operating support
$10,000

ONEgeneration
Core support
$120,000

OPCC
Core support
$200,000

Operation Safehouse, Inc.
Core support
$150,000

Orange County Child Abuse Prevention Center
Core support
$150,000

Pacific Pride Foundation
Core support
$200,000

Para Los Ninos
Support for an accounting system upgrade
$25,000

Paramount Care Foundation
General operating support
$10,000

Pasadena Senior Center
Support for the implementation of an organizational assessment
$10,000

PATH Achieve Glendale
General operating support
$15,000

PathPoint
Core support
$150,000

Pediatric Therapy Network
Core support
$200,000

People Assisting the Homeless
Support for Safety Net Services program
$75,000

Peoples Self-Help Housing Corporation
Core support
$100,000

Pilipino Workers Center Of Southern
Support to expand capacity to provide case management services and implement a focused outreach campaign
$10,000

Playa Vista Job Opportunities & Business Services
Support for capital project
$266,000

Prime Timer Of Desert Foundation
Support for agency’s first financial audit
$10,000

Ride On
Capital support for a new riding facility
$180,000

Rosemary Children's Services
Core support
$150,000

Saint Anne's Maternity Home
Core support
$150,000

Saint Barnabas Senior Center
Core support
$150,000

Saint Francis Center
Core support
$70,000

Saint Joseph Center
Core support
$200,000

Saint Vincent Senior Citizen Nutrition Program
Core support
$150,000

San Fernando Valley Association for the Retarded, Inc.
Core support
$150,000

Santa Maria Valley Fish
General operating support
$10,000

Santa Ynez Valley People Helping People
Core support
$150,000

Santa Ynez Valley Senior Advisory Council
General operating support
$5,000

School on Wheels, Inc.
General operating support
$1,000

Second Harvest Food Bank of Orange County
Capital support for a refrigerated truck and driver
$125,000

Senior Programs of Santa Barbara
General operating support
$10,000

Serving People in Need
Core support
$100,000

St. Matthias Episcopal Church
Support for their direct service programs
$12,000

Taking The Reins
General operating support
$10,000

Team Prime Time, Inc.
General operating support
$15,000

Thomas House Temporary Shelter
General operating support
$15,000

Turning Point Foundation
Core support
$150,000

Valley Village
General operating support
$1,000

Venice Community Housing Corporation
Core support
$150,000

Weingart Center Association
Core support
$150,000

Westside Food Bank
Core support
$100,000

Wilderness Youth Project, Inc.
Support for the Inclusion Plan
$10,000

WISEPlace
General operating support
$10,000

Women At Work
Core support
$55,000

Women Helping Women
Capital support for the Wheelchair Accessibility Project
$7,400

Womenshelter of Long Beach
Core support
$150,000

YMCA - Anaheim Family
Core support
$100,000

YMCA - Channel Islands
Core support
$90,000

YMCA - Corona-Norco
Capital support to rehab the floor of agency's outdoor soccer arena
$15,000

YMCA - West End
Capital support for Phase I expansion of the Scheu Family YMCA of Upland
$200,000

Young Horizons
General operating support
$1,000

Youth Employment Service Of The Harbor Area Inc
General operating support
$12,500

Youth 'N Motion Academy, Inc.
Support for a board assessment, training and strategic planning
$8,000

Youth Speak Collective
General operating support
$10,000

YWCA - Pasadena Foothill Valley
General operating support
$10,000

YWCA - Santa Monica/Westside
Core support
$75,000

In addition, another 62 grants, each under $10,000, were made in this category for a total of $370,250

Category total: 245 grants made for a total of $15,628,330

PUBLIC & SOCIETY BENEFIT

California Community Foundation
Support for annual membership dues for the Los Angeles Public/Private Funders Partnership for Infants and Toddlers
$10,000

Centro Binacional para el Desarrollo Indigena Oaxaqueno
Support for the Mujeres Indigenas en Liderazgo (Indigenous Women in Leadership) project
$12,000

Community Foundation
Core support
$150,000

Community Foundation
Support for Targeted Capacity Building project in San Bernardino
$150,000

Community Service Programs Inc
Core support
$150,000

CompassPoint Nonprofit Services
General operating support
$5,000

CompassPoint Nonprofit Services
Program support for the Los Angeles Fundraising Academy for Communities of Color
$25,000

Coro Southern California
Core support
$87,000

Council on Foundations
Support to launch the Career to Pathways program
$25,000

East LA Community Corporation
Targeted capacity building project
$150,000

Executive Service Corps of Southern California
Support for Developing Development Program
$320,000

Foundation Center
General operating support
$25,000

Grantmakers for Effective Organizations
Support for 2010 membership dues
$7,475

Grid Alternatives
General operating support
$1,000

Guidestar
Support for member services
$2,000

Independent Sector
Support for 2010 annual membership dues
$15,000

National Urban Fellows
Program support for the Southern California Capacity Building Initiative
$25,000

Nonprofit Finance Fund
Support for the establishment of a Los Angeles regional office
$250,000

Philanthropy Roundtable
Support for 2010 membership dues
$10,000

San Diego Grantmakers
General operating support
$1,000

Social Science Research Council
Support for the California Human Development Report
$25,000

Southern California Grantmakers
Support for member services in 2010
$10,000

Tapfound Inc
Support for 12 capacity building service grants
$90,000

Union de Vecinos de Pico Aliso
Capital support for office renovation at Boyle Heights location
$15,000

Ventura County Community Foundation
Core support for the Center for Nonprofit Leadership
$150,000

Volunteer Center of Greater Orange County
Support for 2010 membership dues for the Orange County Funders Roundtable
$5,000

Western Justice Center Foundation
Core support
$120,000

In addition, another 13 grants, each under $10,000, were made in this category for a total of $130,425

Category total: 40 grants made for a total of $1,965,900

Less adjustments to previously approved grants of $2,900,000
Total amount of grants approved in all categories: $26,020,368

Total amount of grant payments: $37,667,990