On November 9, 2016, we're having a fun event for a great cause — to raise money on behalf of the Yes, Virginia Fund! The Yes, Virginia Fund awards grants to local nonprofit agencies to provide needy children with toys, books, gifts, and special experiences during the holidays. For more information, and to sponsor or get tickets to the event, click 'Get Tickets' below. Or, if you cannot attend but would like to support Yes Virginia, please select 'Donate Now.'
PCF is pleased to honor the life of Clarence Edwin Fleming III, father of PCF Executive Director, Jennifer Fleming DeVoll. He was a resident of Pasadena for over 54 years, passing away peacefully, surrounded by family, on August 30th, 2016, at the age of 89.
The Fleming family deeply appreciates gifts offered to PCF in Clarence's honor.
Thanks to the generosity of philanthropists who call our community home, PCF continues to thrive and expand its influence.
years of prudent stewardship
charitable assets through 2014
growth of assets 2012-2014
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