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

Grant Opportunity for Local Nonprofits

We are now accepting letters of intent for grant funding from the Knight Donor Advised Fund. This fund invests in civic innovators using place to:

  • Attract and keep talented people
  • Expand opportunity for all
  • Accelerate civic engagement

For more information, visit the Knight Foundation Donor Advised Fund page.

Our mission

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

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