2023 Grantees List

In 2023, PCF awarded over $2 million in grant and scholarship awards to more than 100 Pasadena-area nonprofit organizations and more than 100 individual scholars. 

Pasadena Community Foundation stewards many charitable funds that will support organizations in our local community in perpetuity. We are proud to showcase the 2023 grantee organizations that received awards in the Foundation’s six areas of impact.

2023 Grantees

Arts & Culture

A Noise Within
Armory Center for the Arts
Arroyo Repertory Theatre
ArtCenter College of Design
Boston Court
The Gamble House Conservancy
The Harmony Project
Light Bringer Project
Los Angeles Children’s Chorus (LACC)
Mt. Lowe Chamber Players
Parson’s Nose Theater
Pasadena Conservatory of Music
Pasadena Educational Foundation
Pasadena Heritage
Pasadena Master Chorale
Pasadena Photography Arts
Pasadena Playhouse
Pasadena Symphony Association
Side Street Projects
Wisdom Arts Laboratory – Fractured Atlas

Community & Economic Development

Coffee with a Cause
Pasadena-Sierra Madre YMCA

Environment & Animal Welfare

Amigos de los Rios
K9 Youth Alliance
Pasadena Audubon Society
Pasadena Humane

Health & Safety

Boys & Girls Club of Pasadena
Cancer Support Community San Gabriel Valley
Community Health Alliance of Pasadena (ChapCare)
Door of Hope
Families Forward Learning Center*
Elizabeth House
Flintridge Center
Foothill Family
Girls on the Run of Los Angeles County
Planned Parenthood of Pasadena & SGV
Ronald McDonald House Pasadena
Rose Bowl Aquatics Center
Union Station Homeless Services
Young & Healthy

Human Services

Ability First
Abode Communities
Academy of Music for the Blind
Armenian Relief Society
Alzheimer’s Association
Convalescent Aid Society
Door of Hope
Friends In Deed
Gooden Center, The
Grandview Foundation
Huntington Health – Senior Care Network
Impact House
National Day Laborer Organizing Network (NDLON)
Pasadena Meals on Wheels
Pasadena Senior Center
Pasadena Village
Ride On LA
SoCal Beep Baseball Association
St. Vincent de Paul – St. Elizabeth Conference
Union Station Homeless Services
Villa Esperanza Services
Wayfinder Family Services

Youth & Education

Boys and Girls Club Pasadena
College Access Plan
Families Forward Learning Center
Flintridge Center
Five Acres
Friends Outside in LA County
Frostig Center for Educational Therapy
Harambee Ministries
Impact House
Math Academy
MPYD (Mentoring & Partnership for Youth Development)
Partnership for Success!
Pasadena Altadena Coalition of Transformative Leaders (PACTL)
Pasadena Altadena Community Endowment Fund (PACEF) – The LINKS
Pasadena Education Network
Pasadena Educational Foundation
Pasadena City College Foundation
Reading Partners
Treasure Little Children Foundation
YWCA Glendale and Pasadena

Scholarship Programs 

37 students supported in the PCF Scholars Program
51 students supported in the Petersen Scholars Program
17 students supported with the College Women’s Club Scholarship Endowment
+ 10 individual scholarships
150 supported scholars

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