Four Things to Know About the Ethel Frends Foundation in Southern California

Four Things to Know About the Ethel Frends Foundation in Southern California

The Ethel Frends Foundation is a surprisingly accessible foundation for animal-related organizations in Southern California. Here’s what local grantseekers should know before approaching this funder.

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David C. Copley Foundation 101: What San Diego Grantseekers Need to Know

David C. Copley Foundation 101: What San Diego Grantseekers Need to Know

The David C. Copley Foundation has undergone some significant changes in recent years and rebuilt its assets to emerge as a major player on the San Diego funding scene. Here’s what SoCal nonprofits should know about this foundation.

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How and Where the Coastal Community Foundation Gives in SoCal

How and Where the Coastal Community Foundation Gives in SoCal

The Encinitas-based Coastal Community Foundation is very involved in the local mental health and education scenes, and it awarded over $600,000 to groups last year. Here are a few things nonprofits along the Southern California coast should know about this grantmaker.

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The Four Top Interests of Los Angeles’ Gilbert and Jacki Cisneros Foundation

The Four Top Interests of Los Angeles’ Gilbert and Jacki Cisneros Foundation

The Cisneros couple won the California Mega Millions jackpot and formed a foundation in 2010. The former Frito-Lay manager and broadcast journalist have made a name for themselves in Southern California philanthropy, especially in a few niche areas.

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How the Los Angeles Dodgers Foundation is Stepping Up to Bat for Local Youth

How the Los Angeles Dodgers Foundation is Stepping Up to Bat for Local Youth

The Los Angeles Dodgers Foundation has one of the most well-established and accessible grantmaking programs in Major League Baseball and gives out grants three times each year. Here’s what local grantseekers need to know.

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This Local Funder Is Fighting Human Trafficking in San Diego County

This Local Funder Is Fighting Human Trafficking in San Diego County

The San Diego Women’s Foundation announced this summer that it would be making new grant funds available for work to prevent and intervene in human trafficking situations. It’s among the handful of funders focused in this area.

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Connecting Dots: Special Initiatives at the Orange County Community Foundation

Connecting Dots: Special Initiatives at the Orange County Community Foundation

In addition to the funder’s standard giving areas that see annual support, OCCF has some separate initiatives that are targeted toward certain population groups in Southern California. Here’s a quick look.

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