Support PCF's Ongoing Covid-19 Response

As pandemic hardship persists into 2021, PCF continues its critical support for Pasadena’s most vulnerable citizens, including seniors, low-income individuals, and families with young children. Make your gift today.

Donate Now

Meeting Needs Unforeseen

PCF recaps its extraordinary year of awarding $2.6 million in grants to Pasadena-area organizations on the frontlines of the pandemic.

Watch Video

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.

Learn More


years of prudent stewardship


charitable assets through 2020


growth of assets 2012-2020


number of active funds


awarded to non-profits since 1953

Learn More

News & Events

PCF Grant Supports Holistic Project in NW Pasadena

For underserved and vulnerable Pasadena communities, issues of access have compounded the hardships of the year-long pandemic. In the fall of 2020, as part of its COVID-19 Relief Response, Pasadena Community Foundation (PCF) helped fund the Achieving Access Together Project, created by Adelante Youth Alliance (AYA). The Project sought to direct resources and services to…

Read More

Microgrant Program Supports Small Business Owners

Fifty-nine small business owners in Pasadena recently learned they have been selected to receive funding through the City of Pasadena 2021 Small Business COVID-19 Relief Grant program. Pasadena Community Foundation was selected to administer the entire program following its success in overseeing a similar partnership with the city last summer. The grants will assist some…

Read More

PCF Funds Second Vaccine Clinic

Pasadena Community Foundation recently funded a partnership that enables Harambee Ministries to host two COVID-19 vaccination clinics for nearby neighbors in Northwest Pasadena. PCF recognizes that getting shots into the arms of all Pasadena-area residents is a critical component of its ongoing COVID-19 response and is proud to facilitate citywide efforts to bolster equity in…

Read More
Previous Next
Test Caption
Test Description goes like this