We're in this together

PCF is supporting our community during the COVID-19 crisis with grants to local nonprofits and a new small business assistance fund.

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The Pasadena Community Foundation helps donors maximize the impact of their charitable contributions. Together we strengthen the community, preserve cultural resources, and assist those in need.

What we’ve done, together

Thanks to the generosity of philanthropists who call our community home, PCF continues to thrive and expand its influence.

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years of prudent stewardship


charitable assets through 2019


growth of assets 2012-2018


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awarded to non-profits since 1953

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News & Events

Front-line Heroes Get a Food Hug

“Just because we can’t physically hug people right now, there are ways we can show our appreciation and support the essential workers who are out there doing their jobs and making a difference in our community,” says Trisha Muse explaining how a newly — formed non-profit is connecting two groups greatly affected by the pandemic….

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Support for Life-Long Dream Comes at a Crucial Time

When her mom was recovering from a car accident at Huntington Hospital in 2019, Angela Romero got to observe up-close the medical staff’s gentle and professional care. It was an experience that cemented Angela’s desire to become a nurse once she graduated from CIS Academy. “I have always been told I am a compassionate person,”…

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PCF Scholar Eyes Nursing Program

David was delighted when he got the news — being named one of the twelve Pasadena Community Foundation (PCF) Scholars for this academic school year. “I was very honored to be chosen,” says the graduate of John Marshall Fundamental High School. The director at the Partnership for Success! program — which David had been participating…

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