Bill & Patti Loitz Endowment

Bill & Patti live in a beautiful craftsman home in Altadena with their two dogs, four birds, and artwork and collectibles that reflect their varied interests. Bill, now retired from a family business, Gordon Brush Manufacturing Co., enjoys spending his time creating works of art through wood turning while Patti, a former music teacher and…

Helen & John Deverell Endowment

The Helen & John Deverell Endowment supports Pasadena Community Foundation’s grantmaking in the area of combating hunger and homelessness. This is a Fund for Pasadena, which will support 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…

Women at Work Endowment

This committee-advised field of interest endowment supports organizations that help women with challenging circumstances achieve sustainable employment.

Yes, Virginia Fund

In 1897, Frank Church, editor of The New York Sun, responded to eight-year-old Virginia O’Hanlon, who wrote to the newspaper to ask “is there a Santa Claus?” More than a century later it remains the most reprinted editorial ever to run in any newspaper in the United States. “Yes, Virginia, there is a Santa Claus….