Julie & Scott Nesbit Family Endowment

The Julie & Scott Nesbit Family Endowment supports multiple fields of interests, including Youth & Education, Health & Safety, and Human Services in the greater Pasadena area. Julie and Scott Nesbit are both native Californians. Scott is retired from a career in real estate and Julie is currently an Executive Vice President at Whittier Trust…

A Rainy Day Endowment Fund

A Rainy Day Fund is a Field of Interest Endowment fund established by Christine Sisley. The fund supports PCF’s local grants in the areas of animal welfare, services for veterans of the United States military, and programs and services for people with physical disabilities due to injury or illness. The fund’s name was inspired by…

Peter & Jeannie Vaughn Endowment for Human Services

This named endowment supports Pasadena Community Foundation’s grantmaking in the area of human services. This is a Fund for Pasadena, which will make grants to local organizations working to sustain and uplift our community. The Power of Endowment Endowments are the cornerstone of PCF’s mission to build hometown legacies. The corpus of each endowed fund…

Mel & Renate Cohen Endowment for the Homeless

The Mel & Renate Cohen Endowment supports Pasadena Community Foundation’s grantmaking in the area of human services, specifically combating homelessness. This is a Fund for Pasadena, which benefits local organizations working to sustain and uplift our community. Even though they come from different economic backgrounds, cultures, as well as continents and childhood experiences, Renate and…