PCF Grant Helps Pasadena Meals on Wheels Doubles Its Deliveries

Pasadena Meals on Wheels has served our community since 1964 “dedicated to helping the disabled, aged, ill or convalescing to live healthier, more nourished lives so they can remain independent in the comfort and security of their own home for as long as possible.” The organization is familiar with food insecurity and the precarious situations…

PCF Helps ARS Mobilize to Feed Seniors during COVID-19 Pandemic

For decades, Armenian Relief Society (ARS) Social Services has supported low-income seniors in Pasadena, with a unique capacity to serve clients who are recent immigrants or refugees and may not seek help elsewhere. The ARS Pasadena office is a one-stop center for maintaining independent living, including medical enrollment, nutritional support, needs assessments, case management, and…

PCF Supports Scholars as They Adapt to Online Learning

In 2019, PCF launched the PCF Scholars program to support local students (Pasadena Unified School District graduates) pursuing their college education at Pasadena City College (PCC). Last fall, the first group of PCF Scholars enrolled at PCC to begin their education. These eight students, representing all six PUSD high schools, come from low-income backgrounds, and…

PCF COVID-19 Response News & Resources

PCF has created a new page on our website for all information related to our COVID-19 Response, including donations to the Response Fund, emergency grant guidelines, and how our grants are making an immediate impact. Click here to read more.  Emergency Grantmaking Continues This week, PCF launched Phase Two of our grant response plan; an…