We are dedicated to our community & effecting positive change for Long Beach.

2023 Grant Opportunities Webinar

Grants & Admin Manager Issis Vargas and LBCF Board Chair Frank Newell discuss the 2023 LBCF grant opportunities for nonprofits. Listen to the 45-minute webinar and Q&A today.


Interested in establishing a Donor Advised Fund (DAF)?

DAFs, sometimes called charitable checking accounts, give donors an immediate, full tax deduction for their contribution and allows them to issue grants over time. Learn about a donor advised fund.

Our Mission

The Long Beach Community Foundation initiates positive change for Long Beach through charitable giving, stewardship, and strategic grantmaking.

Our Vision

We strive to be the preeminent steward of endowments serving the needs of Long Beach in perpetuity.

Our Focus

  • Encourage charitable giving
  • Help individuals and families manage their philanthropic giving
  • Establish endowment funds to benefit local nonprofits
  • Make strategic grants to Long Beach nonprofits