The Southern Poverty Law Center’s is dedicated to fighting hate and bigotry and to seeking justice for the most vulnerable members of our society. The Foundation provides support to the Teaching Tolerance project, working to combat prejudice among our nation’s youth while promoting equality, inclusiveness and equitable learning environments in the classroom.
Vision to Learn provides eye exams and glasses, free of charge, to children in low-income communities.
Vista Del Mar provides comprehensive, family-centered, social, educational, and behavioral health services that encourage children, adolescents and their families to lead self-reliant, stable and productive lives. The Eden Alpert Therapeutic Music Program provides Vista Del Mar children with a safe environment to explore their creative potential, develop a greater appreciation of music, and learn career skills.
The Soldiers Project provides a safety net of psychological care for military service members and their loved ones and to educate the general public on how the psychological consequences of war affect both those who serve and those at home.
L.A. GOAL provides opportunities for adults with developmental disabilities to increase their independence and employability through educational, vocational and recreational programs. L.A. GOAL’s art and outreach activities educate the community about the abilities of people with disabilities.
The Library Foundation of Los Angeles provides critical support to the Los Angeles Public Library resulting in free programs, resources, and services available to the millions of adults, children, and youth in Los Angeles.
Music Mends Minds is a therapeutic and intergenerational band project of seniors and students that aims to address early cognitive issues in elders by supporting the mind and spirit of those people that have been affected by neurological disease, cognitive decline, and PTSD.
The Painted Turtle seeks to reach beyond illness, to inspire children with chronic and life-threatening illnesses to become their greater selves.
By providing grants and mentoring support to grassroots efforts in the United States, the Good People Fund helps harness the power of individuals — even on a modest scale. By investing in programs focused on poverty, disability, hunger and more, GPF is committed to a more compassionate and just world.
Chrysalis is a nonprofit organization dedicated to creating a pathway to self-sufficiency for homeless and low-income individuals by providing the resources and support needed to find and retain employment. Support from the Foundation enabled Chrysalis to create a Scholarship Fund in order to provide clients with specialized vocational and training opportunities.