University Club Education Foundation Supports PCF Scholars

Pasadena’s historic University Club will be the inaugural community partner for Pasadena Community Foundation’s PCF Scholars program, with a major gift from the newly formed University Club of Pasadena Education Foundation. Almost 100 years ago, the Founders of the University Club of Pasadena cited the advancement of higher education as one of the principle objectives…

Bonnie Baha Memorial Scholarship Awarded to Crystal Guerrero

The second annual Bonnie Baha Memorial Scholarship, a fund of PCF, has been awarded to Crystal Guerrero (pictured above), a Los Angeles resident pursuing a Master of Science in Finance at the Gordon S. Marshall School of Business at the University of Southern California. The Bonnie Baha Memorial Scholarship is awarded annually to women pursuing…

Giesen Trust for Arts Education Awards 2019 Grants

PCF is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2019 Rowe & Gayle Giesen Trust grants, awarded annually to arts organizations in Pasadena. The Giesen Trust, a fund of Pasadena Community Foundation since 2013, encourages the personal and emotional development of children and youth through an experience in the visual arts. The Giesen Trust is…

PCF Launches Grant Program to Help Local Students Succeed in College

Pasadena Community Foundation is proud to announce the launch of PCF Scholars, a new grant program to provide financial assistance and social-emotional support to 32 local students over the next four years. PCF Scholars is a partnership among Pasadena Community Foundation, College Access Plan, and PCC’s Pathways program to create a consistent through-line of support…

PCF’s Pasadena Child Health Foundation Awards $200,000 in Grants

Pasadena Child Health Foundation (PCHF), a fund of Pasadena Community Foundation, has awarded $200,000 in grants to 11 nonprofit organizations working to improve the health and well-being of Pasadena-area children. This year, one of PCHF’s grants will support a unique partnership among Young & Healthy, Pasadena Office of the Young Child, and the Pasadena Public…