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.


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.

  • 65+

    years of prudent stewardship

  • $100M

    charitable assets through 2019

  • 125%

    growth of assets 2012-2018

  • 365+

    number of active funds

  • $91.8M

    awarded to non-profits since 1953

News & Events

PCF Announces New Grants to Fight Homelessness

PCF announced today that it will make grants totaling more than $500,000 to address the crisis of homelessness in Pasadena and its surrounding communities. San Gabriel Valley Habitat for Humanity and the Salvation Army will receive grants to build new permanent supportive housing in Pasadena for people experiencing homelessness. PCF worked closely with the City…

Double the Impact of Your Gift to the Small Business Relief Fund

Double the Impact of Your Gift  to Support Pasadena’s Small Businesses  Pasadena’s vibrant small business scene gives our community its unique character and drives economic growth, so we’re helping our local businesses recover from the COVID-19 crisis with the Pasadena COVID-19 Disaster Small Business Relief Fund, a collaboration with the Pasadena Chamber of Commerce and City of Pasadena….

Pasadena COVID-19 Disaster Small Business Relief Fund

The Pasadena COVID-19 Disaster Small Business Relief Fund is a collaboration between the Pasadena Chamber of Commerce, Pasadena Community Foundation, and the City of Pasadena to provide grants of $10,000 to storefront retail businesses to assist in recovering from the economic impact of the COVID-19 crisis. PCF launched the online application portal for Pasadena COVID-19…