Rosemary Children’s Services

Amount
$31,000
Program Area
Human Services
Fiscal Year
2015
Location
Pasadena, CA

For acquisition of an 8-passenger van for The Cottage clients

Rainbow Services

Amount
$76,000
Program Area
Human Services
Fiscal Year
2015
Location
San Pedro, CA

Toward renovations of the Community Resource Center

Union Station Homeless Services

Amount
$47,500
Program Area
Human Services
Fiscal Year
2015
Location
Pasadena, CA

For acquisition of a client transportation vehicle and a charging station

Centinela Youth Services

Amount
$94,400
Program Area
Human Services
Fiscal Year
2013
Location
Hawthorne, CA

Toward upgrade and printing of the Train the Trainer Manuals

Options Family of Services

Amount
$4,000
Program Area
Human Services
Fiscal Year
2010
Location
Morro Bay, CA

Toward program support

Harbor Interfaith Services

Amount
$250,000
Program Area
Human Services
Fiscal Year
2011
Location
San Pedro, CA

Toward construction of the Family Resource Center

Bayfront Youth and Family Services

Amount
$22,400
Program Area
Human Services
Fiscal Year
2011
Location
Long Beach, CA

For equipment and infrastructure for the In-House Learning Center

Arts & Services for Disabled, Inc.

Amount
$10,000
Program Area
Human Services
Fiscal Year
2011
Location
Long Beach, CA

Toward acquisition of technology

Didi Hirsch Psychiatric Services

Amount
$100,000
Program Area
Health & Medicine
Fiscal Year
2011
Location
Culver City, CA

Toward technology upgrades for the newly acquired VMHCare

Executive Service Corps of Southern California

Amount
$50,000
Program Area
Education
Fiscal Year
2011
Location
Los Angeles, CA

Toward the Comprehensive, Culturally Competent Capacity Building Initiative

Villa Esperanza Services

Amount
$100,000
Program Area
Human Services
Fiscal Year
2010
Location
Pasadena, CA

Toward IT upgrades for the Finance and Human Resources departments

Union Station Homeless Services

Amount
$50,000
Program Area
Human Services
Fiscal Year
2010
Location
Pasadena, CA

Toward the Family Center programs

Special Service for Groups

Amount
$10,000
Program Area
Human Services
Fiscal Year
2010
Location
Los Angeles, CA

Toward program support for the West Hollywood Food Coalition

Project Sister Family Services

Amount
$30,000
Program Area
Human Services
Fiscal Year
2010
Location
Pomona, CA

For acquisition of computers and office equipment

North Valley Caring Services

Amount
$25,000
Program Area
Human Services
Fiscal Year
2010
Location
North Hills, CA

Toward the Youth Program

Rosemary Children’s Services

Amount
$27,000
Program Area
Human Services
Fiscal Year
2011
Location
Pasadena, CA

Toward acquisition of an eight-passenger client transportation van

LeRoy Haynes Center for Children and Family Services

Amount
$55,000
Program Area
Human Services
Fiscal Year
2010
Location
LaVerne, CA

Toward roof repairs

Korean American Family Service Center

Amount
$25,000
Program Area
Human Services
Fiscal Year
2010
Location
Los Angeles, CA

For acquisition of technology, equipment and materials for the Korean American Domestic Violence Prevention Project

Jewish Family Service of Los Angeles

Amount
$30,000
Program Area
Human Services
Fiscal Year
2010
Location
Los Angeles, CA

Toward program support for Sova Food Pantry

Jewish Family Service of Los Angeles

Amount
$100,000
Program Area
Human Services
Fiscal Year
2010
Location
Los Angeles, CA

Toward purchase and implementation of a client tracking database system

Holy Family Services Adoption & Foster Care

Amount
$15,000
Program Area
Human Services
Fiscal Year
2010
Location
Los Angeles, CA

Toward program support

Hathaway-Sycamores Child and Family Services

Amount
$25,000
Program Area
Human Services
Fiscal Year
2010
Location
Pasadena, CA

Toward acquisition of video-conferencing equipment for six sites

Providence Health and Services Foundation

Amount
$250,000
Program Area
Health & Medicine
Fiscal Year
2010
Location
Burbank, CA

Toward equipping the new Holy Cross Hospital Neonatal ICU

Amanecer Community Counseling Service

Amount
$40,000
Program Area
Health & Medicine
Fiscal Year
2010
Location
Los Angeles, CA

Toward the Basic Life Skills training program for teen clients

Options Family of Services

Amount
$10,000
Program Area
Human Services
Fiscal Year
2011
Location
Morro Bay, CA

Toward program support

Union Station Homeless Services

Amount
$50,000
Program Area
Human Services
Fiscal Year
2011
Location
Pasadena, CA

Toward the Family Center programs

Human Services Network

Amount
$45,000
Program Area
Human Services
Fiscal Year
2012
Location
Mission Hills, CA

For acquisition of a client transportation van

North Valley Caring Services

Amount
$20,000
Program Area
Human Services
Fiscal Year
2012
Location
North Hills, CA

Toward the Youth Program

AltaMed Health Services, Corp.

Amount
$100,000
Program Area
Human Services
Fiscal Year
2012
Location
Los Angeles, CA

Toward the Cal-Learn Program

Options Family of Services

Amount
$10,000
Program Area
Human Services
Fiscal Year
2012
Location
Morro Bay, CA

Toward program support

Airport Marina Counseling Services

Amount
$25,000
Program Area
Health & Medicine
Fiscal Year
2012
Location
Westchester, CA

Toward the technology initiative

Pomona Valley Community Services

Amount
$15,000
Program Area
Human Services
Fiscal Year
2012
Location
Claremont, CA

Toward the Family Caregiver Support Program

Rosemary Children’s Services

Amount
$50,000
Program Area
Human Services
Fiscal Year
2012
Location
Pasadena, CA

Toward the bathroom renovation project

Executive Service Corps of Southern California

Amount
$50,000
Program Area
Education
Fiscal Year
2012
Location
Los Angeles, CA

Toward the Comprehensive, Culturally Competent Capacity Building Initiative

Women Organizing Resources, Knowledge and Services

Amount
$25,000
Program Area
Human Services
Fiscal Year
2011
Location
Los Angeles, CA

Toward equipment for the Computer Learning Center for transitional age youth

Arts & Services for Disabled, Inc.

Amount
$25,000
Program Area
Human Services
Fiscal Year
2013
Location
Long Beach, CA

Toward renovations and site improvements

Vista del Mar Child and Family Services

Amount
$100,000
Program Area
Human Services
Fiscal Year
2012
Location
Los Angeles, CA

Toward the roofing project

Union Station Homeless Services

Amount
$1,000
Program Area
Human Services
Fiscal Year
2011
Location
Pasadena, CA

General support in memory of Mary Neher

Funding Guidelines

Posted on January 29, 2014

The Foundation reviews funding requests from 501(c)(3) public charity organizations, based in and serving Los Angeles County, that are not private foundations as defined in sections 509(a)(1) or 509(a)(2) of the U.S. Internal Revenue Code (“IRC”). The Foundation’s philanthropic interests…

Community Partners

Amount
$40,000
Program Area
Human Services
Fiscal Year
2020
Location
Los Angeles, CA

Toward WriteGirl Connected, an online version of the regular program in response to the COVID-19 crisis

1in6

Amount
$42,000
Program Area
Health & Medicine
Fiscal Year
2017
Location
Santa Clarita, CA

Toward the Online Support Group Service

Community Partners / LAC Perinatal MHTF

Amount
$45,000
Program Area
Health & Medicine
Fiscal Year
2014
Location
Los Angeles, CA

Toward capital expenses for the Maternal Depression Service Provider Map & Online Training project

Team Prime Time, Inc.

Amount
$42,000
Program Area
Human Services
Fiscal Year
2019
Location
Los Angeles, CA

Toward an online training platform

1in6

Amount
$50,000
Program Area
Health & Medicine
Fiscal Year
2015
Location
Santa Clarita, CA

Toward the Online Support Group Service

Foundation Center

Amount
$30,000
Program Area
Education
Fiscal Year
2020
Location
New York, NY

Towards online capacity building services

St. Joseph Center

Amount
$300,000
Program Area
Human Services
Fiscal Year
2020
Location
Venice, CA

Toward renovations at the Homeless Service Center and a replacement HVAC system at the Hampton Drive Headquarters

Midnight Mission

Amount
$50,000
Program Area
Human Services
Fiscal Year
2018
Location
Los Angeles, CA

Toward the Homeless Services Program

Grants Paid Search

Posted on February 3, 2014

The Ahmanson Foundation serves Los Angeles County by funding cultural projects in the arts and humanities, education at all levels, health care, programs related to homelessness and underserved populations as well as a wide range of human services. By supporting…

Yosemite Foundation

Amount
$15,000
Program Area
Human Services
Fiscal Year
2019
Location
San Francisco, CA

Toward visitor services and education

The Trevor Project, Inc.

Amount
$100,000
Program Area
Human Services
Fiscal Year
2021
Location
West Hollywood, CA

Toward the Hyperplane 8 server for the Crisis Services AI and Technology Innovation Project

Mission

Posted on February 21, 2014

The Ahmanson Foundation, incorporated as a private foundation in the State of California in 1952, was established by financier Howard F. Ahmanson, and his wife Dorothy. Its corpus was augmented in later years by his two nephews Robert H. Ahmanson…

Valley Village

Amount
$95,500
Program Area
Human Services
Fiscal Year
2021
Location
Winnetka, CA

For acquisition of three generators to service group homes

Red Hen Press Inc.

Amount
$20,000
Program Area
Arts & Humanities
Fiscal Year
2021
Location
Pasadena, CA

Toward the Writing in Schools program, 2021-2022

Red Hen Press, Inc.

Amount
$20,000
Program Area
Education
Fiscal Year
2019
Location
Pasadena, CA

Toward the Writing in the Schools program, academic 2019-2020

Red Hen Press, Inc.

Amount
$20,000
Program Area
Education
Fiscal Year
2017
Location
Pasadena, CA

Toward the Writing in Schools program

Red Hen Press

Amount
$14,000
Program Area
Education
Fiscal Year
2014
Location
Pasadena, CA

Toward the Writing in Schools program

National Park Foundation

Amount
$20,000
Program Area
Human Services
Fiscal Year
2012
Location
Washington, DC

Toward the “America’s Best Idea Grants” in California National Parks

National Park Foundation

Amount
$20,000
Program Area
Human Services
Fiscal Year
2013
Location
Washington, DC

Toward the “America’s Best Idea Grants” in California National Parks

National Park Foundation

Amount
$20,000
Program Area
Human Services
Fiscal Year
2011
Location
Washington, DC

Toward “America’s Best Idea Grants” in California National Parks

National Park Foundation

Amount
$20,000
Program Area
Human Services
Fiscal Year
2014
Location
Washington, DC

Toward the “America’s Best Idea Grants” in California National Parks

National Parks Foundation

Amount
$20,000
Program Area
Human Services
Fiscal Year
2010
Location
Washington, DC

Toward “America’s Best Idea Grants” in California National Parks

Our proposal was declined. Can you tell us why?

Posted on February 7, 2014

Competition for grant funds is intense and a number of factors determine if a proposal is declined. Frequently, it is because we are unable to fund every request we receive. The staff and Board of Trustees look for exemplary programs…

Cause Communications

Amount
$50,000
Program Area
Education
Fiscal Year
2012
Location
Santa Monica, CA

Toward the Communications as a Tool online resource for non-profits

Richstone Center

Amount
$100,000
Program Area
Human Services
Fiscal Year
2012
Location
Hawthorne, CA

Toward hardware and implementation of an online data manager

Agora Foundation, Inc.

Amount
$55,500
Program Area
Education
Fiscal Year
2020
Location
Ojai, CA

For annual online and onsite subscriptions for LA teachers to The Community of Lifelong Learners

Foundation Center

Amount
$30,000
Program Area
Education
Fiscal Year
2018
Location
New York, NY

Toward FC online

Free Arts For Abused Children

Amount
$29,500
Program Area
Human Services
Fiscal Year
2016
Location
Los Angeles, CA

For acquisition of office furniture and technology, Donor Perfect and Foundation Director Online subscription

Foundation Center

Amount
$30,000
Program Area
Education
Fiscal Year
2013
Location
New York, NY

Toward FC online

1in6, Inc.

Amount
$50,000
Program Area
Health & Medicine
Fiscal Year
2018
Location
Santa Clarita, CA

For development of a comprehensive online video library

Foundation Center

Amount
$30,000
Program Area
Education
Fiscal Year
2017
Location
New York, NY

Toward FC online

Library Foundation of Los Angeles

Amount
$260,000
Program Area
Education
Fiscal Year
2010
Location
Los Angeles, CA

Toward the online Live Homework Help program, Web-based educational databases and for evaluation

Guidance Center

Amount
$32,000
Program Area
Health & Medicine
Fiscal Year
2016
Location
Long Beach, CA

Toward acquisition and development of an online dashboard

Foundation Center

Amount
$30,000
Program Area
Education
Fiscal Year
2015
Location
New York, NY

Toward FC online

Foundation Center

Amount
$30,000
Program Area
Education
Fiscal Year
2011
Location
New York, NY

$15,000 general support; $15,000 for enhancements to FC Online

Foundation Center

Amount
$30,000
Program Area
Education
Fiscal Year
2010
Location
New York, NY

$15,000 toward general support; $15,000 FC Online activities

California Dance Institute

Amount
$35,000
Program Area
Arts & Humanities
Fiscal Year
2020
Location
Los Angeles, CA

Toward support for online program development

Santa Cecilia Opera and Orchestra Association

Amount
$25,000
Program Area
Arts & Humanities
Fiscal Year
2020
Location
Los Angeles, CA

For equipment to facilitate distance learning and online concerts during social distancing measures

Peace4Kids

Amount
$50,000
Program Area
Human Services
Fiscal Year
2020
Location
Compton, CA

Toward programming for foster youth

Inland Valley Council of Churches

Amount
$20,000
Program Area
Human Services
Fiscal Year
2020
Location
Pomona, CA

Toward general support for the food distribution program in response to the COVID-19 crisis

Imagine Los Angeles, Inc.

Amount
$100,000
Program Area
Human Services
Fiscal Year
2020
Location
Los Angeles, CA

For organizational rebranding project

Housing Works

Amount
$95,500
Program Area
Human Services
Fiscal Year
2020
Location
Los Angeles, CA

Toward technology upgrades for program expansion

Pasadena Senior Center

Amount
$50,000
Program Area
Human Services
Fiscal Year
2020
Location
Pasadena, CA

Toward general support in response to the COVID-19 crisis

Holy Family Church

Amount
$20,000
Program Area
Human Services
Fiscal Year
2020
Location
South Pasadena, CA

Toward general support for the food distribution program in response to the COVID-19 crisis

PathPoint

Amount
$62,000
Program Area
Human Services
Fiscal Year
2020
Location
Santa Barbara, CA

Toward acquisition of supplies and furnishings for the Community Independent Living Program in Woodland Hills